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Sis Tries To Force Body Scanners On Other Countries Amidst Backlash Amidst a global backlash against naked airport body scanners,
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano is attempting to corral
190 nations into signing a binding agreement that will force them to
adopt the increasingly unpopular devices which have been slammed on
both health and privacy grounds.
Cybersecurity Bill Gives Obama 'Power To Shut Down Companies'
An amalgamated cybersecurity bill that lawmakers hope to pass before
the end of the year includes new powers which would allow President
Obama to shut down not only entire areas of the Internet, but also businesses
and industries that fail to comply with government orders following
the declaration of a national emergency - increasing fears that the
legislation will be abused as a political tool.
climate talks hopeless: global warming journalist
George Monbiot is the world’s most famous global warming journalist.
So when his weekly column in the U.K.’s Guardian newspaper appeared
Monday under the headline “Climate change enlightenment was fun
while it lasted. But now it’s dead,” people on all sides
of the issue perked up.
President Compares Opposition to Obama to Racism Throughout World History
Speaking from the pulpit of a church, Benjamin Jealous likens opposition
to the Obama policies to turmoil in the reconstruction era, Kristallnacht
and white supremacist groups. This is very different than the Benjamin
Jealous who goes on television to insist that the vast majority of the
Tea Party members are not racist. It seems Mr. Jealous has one story
for a national television audience and another story for the captive
audience in a North Carolina church.
do we see when we use THREE centuries of temperature data?
German geologist Dr. Friedrich-Karl Ewert has asked that question and
answered it. He notes that the German weather bureau has temperature
records going back as far as 1701 so decided to use them all to calculate
temperature changes over time. He found nearly as many cooling trends
as warming trends — giving an overall temperature change that
is so small as to be best described as temperature stability.
living in a police state?
The FBI raided the homes of a number of anti-war activists in Chicago
and Minneapolis. The Activists are planning demonstrations against the
“Coincidence”: UT Shooting Cancels Pro-Gun Speech A shooting at the University of Texas campus
that was initially blamed on a lone nut took on a political aspect
after it emerged that the incident coincided with a speech by second
amendment expert John Lott about the right to concealed carry that
was due to take place tonight but has since been cancelled.
Beck Channels Alex Jones to Sell Globalist Snake Oil It is amazing how much Glenn Beck sounds
like Alex Jones. The reason for this is because Beck’s people
listen to the Alex Jones Show, take notes, and then relay what Jones
talks about on any given day back to their master. An inside source
at Fox News has verified this to be the case.
Strikes Intensify in Pakistan In an effort to foil a suspected terrorist
plot against European targets, the Central Intelligence Agency has
ramped up missile strikes against militants in Pakistan’s
tribal regions, current and former officials say.
Drinking Water – Poisoned By Design
The other day I was looking at recent photos from from a younger
relative’s album, and I noticed something as I turned page
after page of the smiling faces of their friends. Something jumped
out at me immediately as being painfully and obviously wrong.
soldier recorded describing the killing of Afghan civilians
One of five soldiers accused by the Army of involvement in the premeditated
killings of Afghan civilians is scheduled to appear before a military
judge today — on the same day ABC News aired tapes that show
his confession to investigators about his own involvement and the
involvement of several other soldiers in the slayings.