Real Truth About BP and What is Happening in the Gulf
BP is engaged in criminal negligence. It only pretends to clean-up its
mess when government officials arrive for photo-ops. BP and its employees
have given more than $3.5 million to federal candidates over the past
20 years, with the largest chunk of their money going to Obama.
joins 10 nations in war games
Australia, US, Indonesia, France and 10 other nations are flexing their
military might in war games off Hawaii as part of the world’s
largest international maritime exercise.
break out in Toronto at G8/G20
Protests have already begun in anticipation of the G-20 summit starting
tomorrow in Toronto, Canada. The summit has brought out the usual opposition
anti-globalist figures along with others who are opposed to the financial
agenda the summit is expected to address.
Guantánamo Fades as a Priority
Stymied by political opposition and focused on competing priorities,
the Obama administration has sidelined efforts to close the Guantánamo
prison, making it unlikely that President Obama will fulfill his promise
to close it before his term ends in 2013.
many Americans are targeted for assassination?
When The Washington Post’s Dana Priest first revealed (in
passing) back in January that the Obama administration had compiled
a hit list of American citizens targeted for assassination, she
wrote that “as of several months ago, the CIA list included
three U.S. citizens.”
calls for bank tax as next step in reform
President Barack Obama, fresh from a win on a sweeping overhaul
of Wall Street regulations, on Saturday urged Congress to take up
his proposal for a $90 billion, 10-year tax on banks as the next
step in reform.
lawyer claims hitting an Iraq veteran 20 times was ‘too little’
force An attorney representing a police officer
caught on tape almost two years ago viciously assaulting an Iraq
war veteran suggested in court recently that his client had, perhaps
out of “compassion,” used “too little” force
against the unarmed man lying on the ground before him in video
Northeast Ohio Girl on ‘No Fly’ List Alyssa Thomas, 6, is a little girl who is
already under the spotlight of the federal government. Her family
recently discovered that Alyssa is on the “no fly” list
maintained by U.S. Homeland Security.
the U.S. a Fascist Police-State?
A police-state uses the law as a mechanism to control any challenges
to its power by the citizenry, rather than as a mechanism to insure
a civil society among the individuals.