Monthly Archives: October 2013

“I wasn’t scared of drones before, but now when they fly overhead….”


COLUMNS The Rising Resistance to Obama’s Drone Wars “I wasn’t scared of drones before, but now when they fly overhead I wonder, ‘Will I be next?’” That is the question asked by 8-year-old Nabila Rehman, from northwest Pakistan. MORE COLUMNS … Continue reading

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BERNIE SANDERS TALKS ABOUT ECONOMIC JUSTICE—AND THE POSSIBILITY OF A PRESIDENTIAL RUN—ON A THREE-DAY ROAD TRIP.


          Bernie Sanders talks about economic justice—and the possibility of a presidential run—on a three-day road trip. BY Cole Stangler It’s early on Friday morning and the union hall is packed with people waiting to see … Continue reading

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Campaign for a Fair Mortgage Settlement a project of Action for the Common Good


Campaign for a Fair Settlementa project of Action for the Common Good   Make the Call Rep. Mel Watt is the nominee to replace Ed DeMarco at the FHFA, which oversees Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Dear Kevin — If … Continue reading

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‘We must work together’ to avoid unnecessary crisis


In recent weeks, Sen. Levin fought to end the “entirely unnecessary crisis” of the federal shutdown and debt-ceiling debate; visited U.S. troops in Afghanistan; raised concerns about a Canadian plan to store nuclear waste near Lake Huron; welcomed federal funding … Continue reading

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25 Last-Minute D.I.Y. Halloween Costumes


My daughter went to her first school Halloween or costume party today. We needed some costume last minute–but passed on these–kas 25 Last-Minute D.I.Y. Halloween Costumes By Christine Erickson from: http://mashable.com/2013/10/30/last-minute-halloween-costumes/ If you haven’t started on your Halloween costume yet, you … Continue reading

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Talking nonsense about apartheid: Israel is an apartheid state. Period.


…apartheid comprises inhumane acts “committed in the context of an institutionalized regime of systematic oppression and domination by one racial group over any other racial group or groups and committed with the intention of maintaining that regime”. (Rome Statute of … Continue reading

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Taking Apartheid Apart in Israel


Taking Apartheid Apart By Uri Avnery In our case, a large majority on each side wants to live in a state of their own. The idea of a unified country, in which Hebrew-speaking Jewish Israelis and Arabic-speaking Palestinians will live … Continue reading

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Researchers have identified changes in the brains of children growing up in poverty


brain on poverty by see article Researchers have identified changes in the brains of children growing up in poverty. Those changes can lead to lifelong problems like depression, learning difficulties and limitations in the ability to cope with stress. But … Continue reading

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The Federal Reserve could not care less about the US population. Everything is lined up against the public being informed, or the policymakers for that matter. News is contaminated by its service to special interests and hidden agendas.


Ignored Reality Is Going To Wipe Out the Human Race By Paul Craig Roberts from: http://www.opednews.com/articles/Ignored-Reality-Is-Going-T-by-Paul-Craig-Roberts-Chemtrails_Finance_Human-Stupidity_Jobs-131029-381.html The Federal Reserve could not care less about the US population. The Fed was established for the purpose of protecting and aiding banks. Currently, the … Continue reading

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British Involvement in the Transatlantic Slave Trade


“[T]here’s the possibility of a real, genuine and useful conversation about slavery and American society. I think we’re moving toward that. We’re moving there slowly, but we are getting there. And I think the public is actually ahead of the … Continue reading

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