Propaganda: A Bipartisan Look at the Israel Lobby

by Philip Giraldi, September 16, | Antiwar Forum The Bipartisan Policy Center’s National Security Preparedness Group’s September 10th report “Assessing the Terrorist Threat” concludes that there is a growing threat to the United States derived from the radicalization of some American Muslims, a number of whom have joined extremist groups abroad. The report and its […]

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Home Birth vs State: New Push for Midwife Licensing

By Catherine Elton – Time.com When Hillary McLaughlin found out she was pregnant, she was unable to legally obtain the service she needed. So she looked for an underground contact. She got a woman’s name — just a first name — and a phone number from a friend who advised her to destroy the evidence […]

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Real IRA says it will target UK bankers

Henry McDonald – guardian.co.uk Banks and bankers are now potential targets for the Real IRA, leaders of the dissident republican terror group have warned in an exclusive interview with the Guardian. Despite having only 100 activists they also said that targets in England remained a high priority. In an attempt to tap into the intense […]

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Justice Breyer Suggests That Burning a Quran Could be Like Shouting ‘Fire’ in a Crowded Theatre–Thus Not Protected by 1st Amendment

(CNSNews.com) – Supreme Court Associate Justice Stephen Breyer said on Tuesday that globalization may change the way the First Amendment applies in the United States, and he suggested that Pastor Terry Jones’ proposed Quran-burning may or may not be protected under the First Amendment. Breyer — appearing on ABC’s “Good Morning America” to promote his […]

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Sarah Palin’s top advisor outed as PNAC (“New Pearl Harbor”) director

Martin Hill Libertarian Examiner Vanity Fair recently ran a story titled Sarah Palin: The Sound and the Fury, in which they noted “The small inner circle that shapes Palin’s voice day to day includes lobbyist Randy Scheunemann, a director of the neoconservative think tank Project for the New American Century, who advises Palin on foreign […]

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The Tea Party as a Leaderless Movement « LewRockwell.com

This morning on NPR, Jonathan Rauch of the National Journal was analyzing the Tea Party as a deliberately leaderless, non-hierarchical movement. Its people are not interested in political power as such,  he said, but in changing people’s minds about big government. This, I thought, is the libertarian revolution. But as long as the Tea Party […]

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Short Sharp Science: Family win $1.5 million in autism-vaccine payout

NewScientist Andy Coghlan, reporter The family of Hannah Poling, a nine-year-old girl, is to be the first to receive compensation from the US federal government for health problems associated with routine childhood vaccinations, reports CBS News. As well as receiving a payout of $1.5 million, the family will receive $500,000 per year to pay for […]

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Karl Rove Attacks O’Donnell Tea Party Win; Hannity Defends Her!

Daily Tea Party Hannity appears to have moved towards the Tea Party political spectrum and  away from the Republican establishment. In this video Hannity is seen in an unlikely argument with Karl Rove who attacks the Republican primary winner because it didn’t come from the establishment. This is what Lew Rockwell had to say about O’Donnell in his […]

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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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