( education / news / politics ) Childrens Health Defense Team - Even with the mixed results for late use, some clinicians havedescribedclear-cut and dramatically positive clinical responses in individuals ... read more
( education / news / politics ) The age of total dominance of Israel over the US Congress is likely over, and hopefully, this time, for good.
Good News from Washington: AIPAC, Israel Losing to Progressive Democrats appeared first on MintPress... read more
( education / news / politics ) TV personality Chuck Woolery ignited uproar after claiming there was a conspiracy afoot to distort the impact of the Covid-19 "pandemic" in order to make Donald Trump lose Novembers election, a tweet the president then reposted. Read Full Article ... read more
( education / news / politics ) From National Review: Republican Senators Marsha Blackburn and Mike Lee joined conservative media figures and others to produce a collaborative video framed as an answer to the mob and a defense of the American founding and its heritage. Produced by the ... read more
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The BBC has become the ground zero of the latest culture-war skirmish, after a report emerged claiming that the news agency has urged employees to share their preferred gender pronouns. The revelation has sparked fierce debate. Read Full Article at ... read more
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Law enforcement officers in the German state of Hesse have become the target of an inquiry, after a police computer was used to search for the personal data of a left-wing politician who later received threatening emails. Read Full Article at ... read more
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After the CEO of Hispanic food megabrand Goya spoke at the White House, demands to cancel the popular brand on social media have arisen met by equally furious pushback from the corporations defenders.
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Federal Security Service agents have arrested Sergey Furgal, the governor of Russias Khabarovsk Region, on suspicion of organizing the murders of multiple businessmen over a decade ago.
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( education / news / politics ) Despite what American and European commentators may think, there really is a deep desire among people to vote for their own sovereignty. And that impulse was on full display last week with the announcement of the results of Russia's public vote to approve the ... read more
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British PM Boris Johnson says a statue of colonialist Cecil Rhodes shouldn't be taken down from Oxford University, as it would be an attempt to edit our history like a politician cheekily trying to change their Wikipedia entry. Read Full Article ... read more
( education / news / politics ) Chief Justice Roberts essentially said that the DACA program that president Obama illicitly implemented could not be undone by President Trump, Fitton reiterated in last weeks Weekly Update. In other words, the Supreme Courts ruling states that ... read more
( education / news / politics ) Not content to sabotage Cuba's domestic health sector, the Trump administration has been attacking Cuba's international medical assistance, from the teams fighting coronavirus to those caring for underserved communities in 164 countries.Trump Hammers ... read more
( education / news / politics / grammar ) The Columbia Journalism Review has received a barrage of internet scorn after attempting to justify its policy of capitalizing 'black' but not 'white', when referring to ethnicity. "Isn't this a bit racist?" Twitter has asked. Rea ... read more
( education / news / politics ) "They don't want to defund the police, they want to erase the police. The bill that Pelosi is promoting, is an anti-police bill that shovels money to their leftist allies," Fitton stated in last week's Weekly Update.Instead of focusing on defe ... read more
( culture / writing / politics ) via politicalcompass.org
Welcome! It's timely to stress that The Political Compass has been on the internet since 2001. The uniqueness of our take on politics is reflected in the gratifyingly enthusiastic reviews we've enjoyed in the national media of many count ... read more
( education / news / politics ) Flipping off TrumpI'm working on an arrangement with my employer whereby I flip off Trump's motorcade, get photographed doing it, get fired for it, then have a ... read more
( education / news / politics ) What a pinhead.
"King supports dog fighting because ... humans are allowed to fight, so dogs should be, too. The difference, obviously, is that humans can choose whether or not to fight, and dogs cannot. Also, many dog fights are to the death, or the loser is executed after their excruciating fight, anyway."... read more
( education / news / politics / conspiracies ) "Further supporting the natural gas motive is the fact that it was Vice President Joe Biden who demanded that President Yanukovych pull back his police on Feb. 21, a move that opened the way for the neo-Nazi militias and the U.S.-backed coup. Then, just three months later, Ukraine's largest private gas firm, Burisma Holdings, ... read more
( education / news / politics ) Another entry in the eternal third party candidates can't win debateWe received the following email from a friend, Diane, this morning: Subject: Another entry in the ... read more
( education / news / politics ) "Many hemp supporters feel that the DEA has been used as an attack dog of sorts to prevent competition with major industries where American-grown hemp products would create serious market competition: Cotton, Paper/Lumber, Oil, and others."
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( education / news / politics ) The architects of free trade really did want a world government of corporationsObservations on Credit and Surveillance — NAFTA Origins, Part Two: The Architects of Free Trade Really Did Want a World Government of Corpora ... read more
( education / news / politics ) via guardianlv.com/2013/12/icelanders-overthrow-government-and-rewrite-constitution-after-banking-fraud-no-word-from-us-media
"Icelanders forced their entire government to ... read more
( education / news / politics ) The Labor Department ruling also means that if laid-off Boeing workers need to travel, say to California, for a job interview, the government will reimburse 90 percent of the costs.via ... read more
( education / tech / politics ) "... those 217 no voters received twice as much campaign financing from the defense and intelligence industry as the 205 yes voters."
via Lawmakers Who Upheld NSA Phone Spying Received Double the Defense Industry Cash... read more
( education / news / politics / advice ) via Wouldn't It Just Be Easier to Change Our Foreign Policy?.
"... it would lessen the supposed need to spy on Americans, which is unacceptable under any circumstances, but can only be sold with endless fear-mongering about terrorism. So it's a win-win-win, except for the... read more
( life / money / employment / politics ) The Jobs Number Is BS Says Former Head Of BLS.
"After every non-farm payroll report we provide our own breakdown of what the real unemployment rate is in a country in which the labor force participation rate has not been adjusted to no ... read more
( culture / humor / politics ) "Essentially, pretend the Soviets won the Cold War and then conquered the United States — that's how the government is operating."
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( education / news / politics ) Instead of analysing actions, checking through the consequences of those actions and chatting through the decisions made, leaders too often rely on impulsive decision-making - and this is when hubris can set in.
This describes almost every decision-maker I've e ... read more
( culture / quotes / politics ) "We now live in a nation where doctors destroy health, lawyers destroy justice, universities destroy knowledge, governments destroy freedom, the press destroys information, religion destroys morals, and our banks destroy the economy— Chris Hedges"Don't forget judges, CEOs and regulatory agencies!... read more
( life / health / food / politics ) Maybe there is hope for mankind, after all? Thanks to the boycotts, and more people refusing to remain ignorant? Whatever the reason, this looks promising. via Activist Post.
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( education / news / politics ) Rolling Jubilee.
"A bailout of the people by the people
Rolling Jubilee is a Strike Debt project that buys debt for pennies on the dollar, but instead of collecting it, abolishes it. Together we can liberate debtors at random through a campaign of mutu ... read more
( education / news / politics ) Hacking Democracy on YouTube.
"The disturbingly shocking HBO documentary HACKING DEMOCRACY bravely tangles with our nation's ills at the heart of democracy. The film the Diebold ..." ... read more
( education / news / politics ) via Crooks and Liars
"ROMNEY: ... no one can say my plan is going to raise taxes on middle-income people, because principle number one is keep the burden down on middle-income taxpayers.
STEPHANOPOULOS: Is $100,000 middle income?
ROMNEY: No, middle income is $2 ... read more
( education / news / politics ) Greed and debt, the true story of Mitt Romney and Bain CapitalIn light of Mitt Romney's resurfacing, a reminder: If you don't read it, it explains vulture capitali ... read more
( education / news / politics ) According to the tax code, companies are supposed to pay 35% income tax. But NerdWallet determined that the top 10 came nowhere near that.
via 10 Most Profitable U.S. Companies Paid 9% in Federal Income Tax ... read more
( education / news / politics ) ... the GOP presidential hopeful was a key architect of what has become known as the Bain model. And as president, it can be expected that he would govern the country using the values that governed Bain Capital.
see The Bain Legacy for the entire story... read more
( education / news / politics ) JP Morgan Chase Is Biggest Campaign Contributor to the Senator Who's Chairing the Investigation of JP Morgan Chase."Congress shall make no law ... abridging the freedom of rich guys to fund camp ... read more
( culture / movies-tv / politics ) This inspiring film has the power to transform your health! — Anthony Robbins, World Renowned Peak Performance Expert.via Hungry For Change — Part 1 HUNGRY FOR CHANGE®.... read more
( education / news / politics ) What sort of democracy are we living in when the government can refuse to even say how it's interpreting its own law? That's not democracy at all.
"We've been covering for a while now how Senators Ron Wyden and Mark Udall have been very concerned over the secret interpretation the feds have of one piece of the PA ... read more
( education / news / politics ) Ellsberg: All the crimes Nixon committed against me are now legal"Pentagon Papers leaker Daniel Ellsberg said Tuesday that disgraced former Republican President Richard M. Nixon would admire Presid... read more
( education / news / politics ) via Top 10 Corrupt Politicians of 2010 Economy Watch.
"Judicial Watch released its 2010 list of Washington's Ten Most Wanted Corrupt Politicians. While there may be some surprises, readers will note that ...... read more
( education / news / politics ) "Debt vs. debt as a percentage of GDP: Some economists will tell you that it's not the size of the debt per se, but rather the size of the debt relative to the nation's gross domestic product. This helps minimize the complicating effect of economic cycles and inflation. So how do those numbers stack up? Using OMB ... read more
( education / news / politics ) Bernie Sanders is one of a handful of decent senatorsHe's asking Obama to enforce existing laws and punish the out of control oil speculators who are ruining the economic recovery with these outrageous and unwarranted high ga ... read more
( education / news / politics ) Senate bill 5... first they came for the trade unionistsThe tyrants of the Left and Right like Stalin and Hitler had to destroy trade unionism in order to create totalitarian governments. Independent labor unions are an essential countervailing power in a democratic society. Unions allow people — be they police officers, firefighters, ... read more
( education / news / politics ) U.S. officials pushed products deemed unsafe by China"When it comes to protecting consumers, American politicians in China don't always practice what they preach, unpublished U.S. diplomatic cables ... read more
( education / news / politics ) via dinarvets.com/forums/index.php?/topic/52464-do-not-use-safety-deposit-boxes/#ixzz1CWy8y1SC
"According to in-house memos now circulating, the DHS has issued orders to banks across America which announc... read more
( life / travel / politics ) via http://www.judicialwatch.org/blog/2010/12/tsa-persecutes-critics-ignores-security-threats/
"While the Department of Homeland Security investigates a commercial airline pilot for exposing security flaws ... read more
( education / news / politics ) By Todd G. Gillman, Dallas Morning NewsJanuary 13, 2011A nonpartisan watchdog group filed an ethics complaint Wednesday against U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions of Dallas and a Pennsylvania lawmaker, stemming from an unprecedented incident last week when the duo missed the House oath-taking ceremony to attend an event with pol ... read more
( education / news / politics ) Senate Ethics Committee Will Not Punish Sen Dodd for Corrupt Real Estate Deal; Dismisses JWs Ethics ComplaintWashington, DC
Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that on December 20, 2010, the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Ethics (commonly known ... read more
( education / news / politics ) By Editorial Staff, New York TimesDecember 6, 2010The Department of Justice has ended a criminal investigation without making charges in the case of Senator John Ensign, his mistress and the conveniently doled-out political favors.... read more
( education / news / politics / opinion ) Fresh start! Reboot! Recycle! Whatever you want to call it.
Sure, the 5% who are good will have to find a real job for 2-6 years, but they can run again next time. It'll keep them from screwing up the economy because they know they will soon be back in it.
It's the best way to stop the corruption, also known as cronyism. ... read more
( life / health / food / politics ) Ask Your Congresspersons to Cosponsor HR 5577, Representative Kucinich's Genetically Engineered Food Right to Know Act
"10. Almost all non-organic processed food or animal products in the U.S. today contain ingredients that come from genetically engineered crops or from animals given genetically engineered feed, vaccines or gr... read more
( education / news / politics ) Funny how these conservatives want less government, but only when it's convenient for their corporate masters.Here's the article:
http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2010/06/boe ... read more
( life / health / environment / politics ) California's energy crisis
From: Steve Holmes
Subject: energy crisis
Date: Friday, May 11, 2001 9:13 AM
Dear Mark Williams (KFBK talk show host, for those others getting this message)
You mentioned the $2,000 price of energy the other day, not
paid to the power generators, but to the ... read more