Greenspan: Taxes must rise to fight budget deficit

Reuters Wednesday, September 15th, 2010 Taxes must rise while fiscal stimulus needs to be wound down in order to reduce the U.S. budget deficit and allow private investment to expand, said former Chairman of the Federal Reserve Alan Greenspan on Wednesday. “I am in favor for the first time in my memory of raising taxes,” […]

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A look at the Tea Party movement’s primary wins

Yahoo News The Associated Press – Tue Sep 14, Tea party-backed candidate Christine O’Donnell upended nine-term Rep. Mike Castle in Delaware’s Republican Senate primary on Tuesday. Castle was the latest establishment-backed candidate to stumble as the grass-roots movement displayed its political strength. Tea partiers can claim success in some eight Republican Senate contests, a handful of GOP […]

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Allegation: Americans Flooded Out Millions in Pakistan To Protect U.S. Drone Base

Washington’s Blog September 13, 2010 Feryal Ali Gauhar served as a Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Population Fund and is the only UN Goodwill Ambassador who quit over the invasion of Iraq. Gauhar is a Pakistani actress, filmmaker, writer and human rights activist. Her most recent book is set in Afghanistan. It’s called No Space […]

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Sarah Palin will campaign for Rand Paul / Tea Party Press Release

Bluegrass Politics September 13, 2010 – Jack Brammer FRANKFORT – Former Alaska Governor and national conservative leader Sarah Palin will campaign for Republican Rand Paul’s bid for the U.S. Senate Thursday in Louisville. A news release from the Paul campaign said Palin will appear as a special guest at the Rand Paul Victory Kentucky lunchtime fund-raiser at […]

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Do not fear Glenn Beck or Sarah Palin, the tea party movement; Fear the underlying corporate power structure

Truthdig.com By Chris Hedges There are no longer any major institutions in American society, including the press, the educational system, the financial sector, labor unions, the arts, religious institutions and our dysfunctional political parties, which can be considered democratic. The intent, design and function of these institutions, controlled by corporate money, are to bolster the […]

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More parents choosing NOT to vaccinate kids

Sept. 12, 2010 | Patricia Nazario | KPCC The number of kindergartners entering school without vaccines peaked in California last year. It remains high this fall as children head back to school. The trend is concerning state public health officials. Dr. Lauren Feder measures Mercy Ryness’ head.  The little blond girl turned one last week.  Feder […]

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Israel, Former Mossad Chief: World Must Attack Iran Now

Of course, what Israel means is, AMERICA must attack Iran, so Israel may have full run of the Middle East. ……………….. Antiwar.com Urges World to ‘Come to Its Senses,’ Start Major War Speaking today at the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism conference, former Mossad chief Danny Yatom urged the international community to come together and form […]

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The Islamophobes: fringe wackos, or rising mass movement?

Antiwar.com by Justin Raimondo, September 13, 2010 Three people are dead because US “pastor” Terry Jones, in collaboration with the American media, staged (or threatened to stage) an anti-Muslim Koran-burning exhibition, which predictably stoked anti-American protests in Afghanistan: also predictably, US troops fired on demonstrators. The result: yet more “collateral damage.” In more 9/11 anniversary news: […]

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Nullification WIN! TX Governor Mark Sanford Presented with Tom Woods’ Nullification

WeRefuse.com Sept 10, 2010 Governor Mark Sanford is honored by Cayce Mafia Friday morning breakfast meeting with autographed book by Tom Woods. Special guest, also honored included Curtis Loftis, Jr. South Carolina State Treasurer Elect and South Carolina Comptroller General Richard Eckstrom. Get your tickets to the Nullify Now tour today and sign the petition […]

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Barack Obama: Torturer-and-Assassin-in-Chief

FFF The Future of Freedom Foundation by Jacob G. Hornberger The Ninth Circuit’s ruling yesterday in the case of Binyam Mohamed vs. Jeppesen Dataplan, Inc. confirms two things: the U.S. government wields the omnipotent, unreviewable power to torture people and, two, that Barack Obama, despite his much ballyhooed pre-election campaign hype about “change,” is actually […]

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Rachel Maddow RIPS into Media, Koran Burner, Beck, Palin & Gingrich!

Rachel Maddow rips into the media for promoting a ‘lone nut’ Koran burner, Glenn Beck and Sarah Palin for their ‘911 beer bust up in Alaska, and Newt Gingrich for driving ‘his particular brand of wing nuttery’. Very worthwhile watching. She does a great job of dissecting why there is  growing anti-Islam sentiment in some […]

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GOP to Tea Parties: Tame up! Be a Good Big Government Republican!

LewRockwell.com by Paul Gottfried GOP regulars and their movement conservative drones have been sending signals for some time now that they wish to have the Tea Party be nice. While David Frum and David Brooks have generally followed the Left in condemning these “extremists,” Bill Kristol, George Will, Jonah Goldberg, and Rich Lowry have taken […]

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Why Libertarians Oppose War by Jacob H. Huebert — Antiwar.com

by Jacob H. Huebert, September 10, 2010 This article is excerpted from Libertarianism Today, by Jacob H. Huebert. Libertarianism and war are not compatible. One reason why should be obvious: In war, governments commit legalized mass-murder. In modern warfare especially, war is not just waged among voluntary combatants, but kills, maims, and otherwise harms innocent […]

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Libertarians issue warning to Tea Partiers

Press Release For Immediate Release Friday, September 10, 2010 Libertarians issue warning to Tea Partiers WASHINGTON – Looking toward the 9/12 Tea Party events in Washington, DC, Libertarian Party executive director Wes Benedict issued the following warning to Tea Partiers: “Republicans are trying to fool you again.” “There are two kinds of Tea Partiers,” said […]

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