This Can't Be Happening
Sites of Interest
(courtesy Empire Burlesque)
A Tiny Revolution
William Blum/Killing Hope
The Distant Ocean
Welcome to the Sideshow
Mark Crispin Miller
Crooks and Liars
Black Agenda Report
The Raw Story
Iraq Vets Against the War
Blues and Dreams
Bright Terrible Spirit
Book titles cannot be copyrighted. A Guide for the Perplexed might therefore be a better title for Stephen Holmes' new book than the one he chose, The Matador's Cape: America's Reckless Response to Terror.
The response of the Administration, or more accurately, the lack of any response, is enough to make the Pope curse.
Chris Cook hosts Gorilla Radio, airing live every Monday, 5-6pm Pacific Time. In Victoria at 101.9FM, 104.3 cable, and on the internet at: http://cfuv.uvic.ca. He also serves as a contributing editor to the web news site, www.pacificfreepress.com, and check out the GR blog at:
Add a comment Add a comment Read more: Divide and Rule: Overcoming the Third Party SplitAnd, this is at the heart of the "Stop the Vote Split Campaign."
As a result of Bush's invasion of Iraq, more than one million Iraqis have died, and several millions are displaced persons. The Iraqi death toll and the millions of uprooted Iraqis match the Armenian deaths and deportations.
Largely ignored by the mainstream media, the steep drop in the Dow Jones Industrial Average Friday (October 19), culminating a week of steady retreat, serves as a reminder that the nationâ€™s prosperity is unsustainable.
How else to explain the torture memorandums that continue to flow out of the inner sancta of this administration, the most recent of which were evidently leaked to the New York Times.
My analysis, which was based on a reading of the lawâ€™s language, wasnâ€™t shared by commentators in the major U.S. news media and even drew some reader criticism as alarmist for failing to take into account secret â€œminimizationâ€ provisions that supposedly would protect American citizens.
She was wondering if I could help her find videos of the "Shared Values" television ads that the U.S. Department of State produced to improve the image of the United States in Muslim countries shortly after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, so she could show them to her students.
After numerous Republicans called on him to apologize, Stark said it was they who should be apologizing, for failing to provide the votes to override Bush's veto.