Toxic Dispersants Near Gulf Harm Humans and Wildlife - by Dahr Jamail and Erika Blumenfeld

My eyes are burning as I type this. We've just returned from spending the day down in Barataria, located about an hour's drive south of New Orleans. The community of fishermen is swimming in oil. Within minutes of arriving, our eyes begin to burn and we begin to feel dizzy from airborne chemicals from the oil and dispersant.

Obama Administration Refuses To Recognize Native American Sovereignty

George W. Bush didn't seem to be too sure what Native American sovereignty was. Barack Obama, on the other hand, knows exactly what it is, and he isn't going to stand for it. The Haudenosaunee ‘right of return’ http://www.indiancountrytoday.com/opinion/The-Haudenosaunee-right-of-ret...

Georgia Guidestones

This is one of my most curious preoccupations in the world. Because I know that all of the members here are so very well read, I ask for comments on this topic. Any information / speculations are most welcome to me as I search this, yet again. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georgia_Guidestones#Ownership

AETA 4 Case Dismissed, But Re-Indictment Possible - by Will Potter

A U.S. District Court has thrown out the indictment of four animal rights activists who were charged with violating the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act, because the government did not clearly explain what, exactly, the protesters did.

Bhopal case: Jairam 'sorry' govt smuggled Union Carbide waste

BHOPAL: As late as 2008, about 23 years after the Bhopal gas tragedy, the state government was still involved in virtual subterfuge. Taking advantage of a curfew imposed in Indore, which was reeling under communal riots in July-August that year, the government smuggled out 40 tonnes of toxic waste from the Union Carbide factory to an incinerator 230 km away at a site in Pithampur.

Shir Hever: 18 families control 60% of the equity value of all companies in Israel

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Mitzitón: God’s Army must leave now

“They are guilty of the crimes of murder, torture, kidnapping, rape, illegal felling of trees, and trafficking in migrants. We demand the government relocates the criminal delinquent paramilitaries”

Zionism = Racism + Hypocrisy

As the South African Apartheid regime began to feel the weight of an international boycott, divestment, and sanctions campaign, South African officials sought advice from their Israeli friends and supporters. In 1985, Aharon Shamir, an Israeli editor and former Irgun member, visited J. J. Becker, the chief director of foreign affairs for the Apartheid regime.

Requiem for the Antiwar Movement - by Cindy Sheehan

“When you vote for war, don't be surprised when you get it.” --Cindy Sheehan “I will send at least two additional combat brigades to Afghanistan.” --Presidential Candidate Barack Obama

We Who Advocate Peace - by Camillo "Mac" Bica

They wage preemptive war, occupy and bomb sovereign nations, utilize video-game technology and robotics to murder and then dehumanize hundreds of thousands of innocent men, women and children as collateral damage. We who advocate peace and justice say that such acts of war and occupation are illegal, immoral and a barbaric and paranoid response to contrived evil . . .

Coup planned by Honduran businessmen in an Arab Emirate

Tegucigalpa. 20 June 2010. The murdered ex-minister of the deposed President Manuel Zelaya, Roland Valenzuela announced in the program “San Pedro Sula by Night” that the coup in Honduras was planned by a group of six Honduran businessmen who got together to go to a business fair in Dubai, one of the seven Arab Emirates.

Economic sanctions... the act of war on Children anywhere applied

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Srebrenica Remembered

"The mass executions followed a well-established pattern. The men were first taken to empty schools or warehouses. After being detained there for some hours, they were loaded onto buses or trucks and taken to another site for execution. Usually, the execution fields were in isolated locations.

And why are Americans still stopping by for a spot of tea... errrrr petro at the nearby BP station?

Because we don't give a fuck as long as we have our TV and Ny-quill... besides the extra block down the road is time wasted.

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