Senate Bill S 510 Food Safety Modernization Act vote imminent: Would outlaw gardening and saving seeds

(NaturalNews) Senate Bill 510, the Food Safety Modernization Act, has been called “the most dangerous bill in the history of the United States of America.” It would grant the U.S. government new authority over the public’s right to grow, trade and transport any foods. This would give Big brother the power to regulate the tomato […]

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Obama envoy secretly promised to keep troops in Iraq after 2011, Iraqi intelligence official says

By Gareth Porter / IPS Tuesday, November 16th, 2010 — 9:30 am RawStory.com WASHINGTON – A special envoy from President Barack Obama raised the possibility in a secret meeting with senior Iraqi military and civilian officials in Baghdad Sep. 23 that his administration would leave more than 15,000 combat troops in Iraq after the 2011 deadline […]

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Revealed: GOP senator who railed against Obamacare and earmarks got $960,000 healthcare earmark

Revealed: GOP senator who railed against healthcare and earmarks got $960,000 healthcare earmark By John Byrne Monday, November 15th, 2010 — 10:24 am RawStory.com A GOP senator who voted against the Democrats’ sweeping health care bill quietly got a healthcare stimulus of his own: $960,000 doled out to the University of Nevada for a Primary Care […]

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Britain to pay multi-million settlement to tortured Guantanamo detainees

Britain to pay compensation to Guantanamo detainees By Agence France-Presse Tuesday, November 16th, 2010 — 8:52 am RawStory.com A British minister will address parliament Tuesday following media reports that the government is to pay millions of pounds in compensation to former Guantanamo Bay detainees. The Cabinet Office, which handles government business, said in a statement that […]

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Virginia Thomas stepping down as head of “Tea Party” Liberty Central

By Eric W. Dolan Monday, November 15th, 2010 — 3:11 pm RawStory.com Virginia Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, is stepping down as the President and CEO of Liberty Central, a conservative organization she founded last year, according to a published report. “She’ll take a back seat so that Liberty Central can continue […]

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NYPD Uses Eye Scan Technology – without legislative oversight or community discussion

“It’s really distressing that the Police Department is once again undertaking a new regime of personal data collection without any public discourse,” Donna Lieberman, executive director of the New York Civil Liberties Union, told the paper. “We don’t know the reason for it, whether this is a necessary program, whether it’s effective to address the […]

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Geraldo ‘much more open minded’ about 9/11 thanks to NYC television ads (Video)

By Stephen C. Webster Sunday, November 14th, 2010 — 7:15 pm Rawstory.com A new television ad campaign featuring the family members of 9/11 victims has succeeded in garnering what 9/11 activists have lacked for years: serious treatment in the mainstream media. Granted, that media was Fox News host Geraldo Rivera, who in a former iteration ran […]

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Taibbi: the Tea Party Moron Complex – By rallying behind dingbats and morons like Palin and Michele Bachmann, the Tea Party has made anti-intellectualism its rallying cry.

The following is an excerpt from Matt Taibbi’s new book,“Griftopia: Bubble Machines, Vampire Squids, and the Long Con That Is Breaking America.” published by Random House, 2010. If American politics made any sense at all, we wouldn’t have two giant political parties of roughly equal size perpetually fighting over the same 5–10 percent swatch of […]

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Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski Doesn’t think Sarah Palin Has the Leadership or Intellectual Qualities to Be President

Lisa Murkowski: Sarah Palin Lacks ‘Leadership Qualities’ & ‘Intellectual Curiosity’ To Be President (VIDEO) huffingtonpost.com Republican U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she doesn’t think Sarah Palin has the leadership qualities to be president, nor the “intellectual curiosity” needed to make good policy. Murkowski shared her take on the matter during an appearance on Monday’s edition of “CBS Evening […]

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How EPA Could Destroy 7.3 Million Jobs – New regulations increase energy costs reduce competiveness

How EPA Could Destroy 7.3 Million Jobs November 12, 2010 William F. Shughart II Washington Examiner The Independent Institute -Environmental Protection Agency officials Wednesday provided power companies and states with new guidance on EPA’s plans to regulate greenhouse gases. A D.C. lobbyist for two major power companies told Bloomberg News that “the energy and manufacturing […]

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Karl Denninger Sees Dow at 3,000 Next Year

ZeroHedge.com by madhedgefundtrader Karl Denninger of Market Ticker thinks there is a secondary banking crisis around the corner that will trigger a cascading collapse in the stock market, and another government bailout. TARP 3 anyone? We could reach 3,000 in the Dow and 300 in the S&P 500. This is one of many controversial and incendiary […]

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Hillary is cutting a deal with Israel. Israel gets 20 jet fighter planes valued at $3 billion and we get – well nothing.

Benjamin Netanyahu takes U.S. offer to his Cabinet Judy Morris “Hitlery is cutting a deal with Israel. Israel gets 20 jet fighter planes valued at $3 billion and we get – well nothing. I suspect we are arming Israel for our next war – Iran.” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses his Cabinet during its […]

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Investing in America’s Litigious Society -

Investors Put Money on Lawsuits to Get Payouts NYtimes.com Large banks, hedge funds and private investors hungry for new and lucrative opportunities are bankrolling other people’s lawsuits, pumping hundreds of millions of dollars into medical malpractice claims, divorce battles and class actions against corporations — all in the hope of sharing in the potential winnings. […]

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Highway Robbery: Know What the Government is Planning for our Roads and Highways

Judy Morris for Peace, Liberty and Prosperity America’s transportation Nazis are planning a whole lot more misery than having TSA’s “touchy feely” goons molest American families and their children.  America’s roads and highways are about to be churned into virtual police states with electronic surveillance, GPS mandated in every vehicle and the government’s ability to disable anybody’s […]

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Obama’s White House Decides Who Doesn’t Have to Obey the Law – Hands Out 111 Obamacare Waivers (Video)

“The number of companies and unions getting a pass from the health care law mandate suddenly shooting up.  The White House now handing out 111 waivers.  That is up from 33 in less than  a month…” “The news is buried in the Health and Human Services website…” …when you put the power in the hands […]

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Sarah Palin’s Gallop Poll: unfavorables reach all time high – most loses amongst independents

By: CNN Ticker Producer Alexander Mooney (CNN) – She’s coming off a successful midterm election season, is on the heels of releasing a second book, and about to star in an adventure-packed reality television show, but Sarah Palin’s poll numbers are going in the wrong direction. A new survey by Gallup suggests more than half of […]

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Dollar Coming or Going? – It is not so easy to kill a reserve currency – The Daily Bell

Dollar Coming or Going? The Daily Bell – by Staff Report Greenback debased and doomed? Not so fast  … “As far as investors are concerned, there’s an old saying: don’t fight the Fed. The Fed has a larger credit line than you do.” Indeed, one of the main reasons why the dollar has been under pressure in […]

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“Unconstitutional Law” is an Oxymoron – The Tenth Amendment Center

Tenth Amendment Center by Derek Sheriff TenthAmendmentCenter.com On Friday night the Marijuana Policy Projectreported: “Although there are still about 10,000 votes left to be counted, our lead of more than 4,000 votes makes us 100 percent confident in announcing… Arizona is now the 15th medical marijuana state! This fall, more than 1.7 million Arizona voters mailed […]

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Educated families increasingly refusing vaccinations

NaturalNews.com: Ethan A. Huff Educated Americans with private insurance plans are becoming increasingly less prone to vaccinate their children, according to this year’s annual State of Health Care Qualityreport released by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). The report states that there was a four percentage point drop in vaccination rates among middle- and upper-class […]

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