Friday, May 1, 2009 21:11
In Pathetic “Racist” Prison Planet Smear
We could spend a couple of hours on MSNBC’s forum and find a deluge
of racist comments and then claim MSNBC is racist. But how about instead
we just point out the fact that MSNBC is owned by General Electric,
a key component of the military-industrial complex and the war machine
that kills thousands of brown people around the world every year. Who
are the real racists?
Torture Video ‘To Be Investigated’
Officials in the United Arab Emirates may investigate a member of the
Abu Dhabi ruling family over a videotape showing a member apparently
torturing another man.
Flu Hysteria Spreads Faster Than Actual Virus
Despite the fact that swine flu has claimed just one victim all week,
a kill rate multiple times lower than the common flu, governments of
the world are acting as if armageddon is right around the corner.
When the president approves it, it is not illegal
When Stanford University students recently asked former National Security
Advisor and Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice about waterboarding
and torture, her response was uncannily close to Richard Nixon’s
infamous claim, “When the president does it, that means it is
posts terrifying video with 9/11 images, implied support of torture
House Minority Leader John Boehner has posted an alarming new video
on his YouTube page that includes images of the Pentagon burning on
Sept. 11, 2009, and implications that the Congressman, or those who
created the video, support torture techniques used on terror war prisoners
during the Bush administration.
to be Huge Parkinson’s Disease Risk According to the National Institute of Neurological
Disorders and Stroke, most researchers believe exposure to some kind
of toxin or toxins in the environment triggers the development of Parkinson’s
disease (PD) — the degenerative disorder of the central nervous
system that impairs motor skills (including walking), speech and other
warned officials of flu 18 days before alert was issued
A Washington state biosurveillance firm raised the first warning
about a possible outbreak of swine flu in Mexico more than two weeks
before the World Health Organization offered its initial alert about
a public health emergency of international concern.
Mass Vaccination Drill In Alaska
Alaska health officials and the Anchorage School District teamed
up Wednesday to prepare for a worst case scenario by practicing
a mass dispensing of vaccines.
Flu Positive For “Global Community”
“This is a good thing, it’s a wake-up call to the global
community,” said the CDC’s Richard Besser.
Globe in Danger of Being Shut Down
Advertisements for The Boston Globe boast that a single news story
can “take you away.” But after Friday, the newspaper
itself may be taken away and shut down after 137 years of publication.
Day turns violent in Europe
May Day protesters clashed with riot police in Germany, Turkey and
Greece on Friday while thousands angry at the government’s
responses to the global financial crisis took to the streets in