Internet censorship

  We were protesting SOPA and PIPA.The latest attempt is CISPA. Click here for more info: http://americancensors... read more

Grim [false] depiction of Russian life

  via Grim [false] depiction of Russian life As a top propaganda outlet pushing the New Cold War, The New York Times paints lif... read more

Putin on Russian culture

  Long article (transcript) of Putin speech from 2013.Too long to read now, so this is essentially a bookmark: ... read more

More alternative news sites

  Here's a long list of alternative news sites, rather than the mostly-fake "mainstream" media from which you might get your news: ... read more

Major US Ally Cuts Off More Heads than ISIS

  Newsweek likewise points out that Iran has "a far more democratic political process than Saudi Arabia."Iran, like the USA, China, and others, has a kind of fake democracy wherein candidates must be supported by religious authorities; in China, it ... read more

The Whys Behind the Ukraine Crisis

  via The Whys Behind the Ukraine Crisis Further supporting the "natural gas motive" is the fact that it was... read more

Police Arrest Politician For Distributing Voting Rights Leaflets

  I asked [the policeman] for the ordinance number [being violated], because they can't put handcuffs on you if they cannot tell you why they're detaining you. via ... read more

Let us vote whether money is speech

  Let us vote whether money is speech ... read more

Possible 2016 Presidential candidates

  Everyone even remotely publicly thinking about running for President in 2016, in the link below. 2016 Presidential Candidates... read more

Another entry in the eternal third party candidate can't win debate

  We received the following email from a friend, Diane, this morning: Subject: Another entry in the eternal "third party candidate can't win" debate There's a page on Facebook, the title of which is pretty much self-explanatory. Worth looking at just f... read more

The World According to TIME Magazine

   The World According to TIME Magazine. For those who still read TIME magazine.... read more

US is an oligarchy not a democracy, says scientific study

  US is an oligarchy not a democracy, says scientific study Of course, astute observers have known this for years. Still, it's nice to see it "officially" reco... read more

Why I am burning my last bridge with Obama

  She pretty well sums it up! via Why I'm burning my last bridge with Obama - YouTube.Good one!... read more

S.C. State Senate Nullifies Hemp Ban

  Many hemp supporters feel that the DEA has been used as an "attack dog" of sorts to prevent competition with major industries where American-grown hemp products would create serious market competition: Cotton, Paper/Lumber, Oil, and others. via ... read more

Subsidizing the Corporate One Percent

  Subsidizing the Corporate One Percent | Good Jobs First. Apparently, those bastions of capitalism are in ... read more

The Architects of Free Trade Really Did Want a World Government of Corporations

  Observations on Credit and Surveillance — NAFTA Origins, Part Two: The Architects of Free Trade Really Did Want a World ... read more

Putin Style Politics Could Be What Saves U.S.

  I used to think Putin was a thug/autocrat [I should say I assume he must be. See * below.], but that's what it takes sometimes.That being said, he does seem to have Russia's (and his own) interests at heart.I like what he's done to the... read more

Washington State Bill Would Turn Off Resources to NSA Facility

  Cool!But I suppose the city of Yakima might in this case have veto power?... Washington "to refuse material support, participation, or assistance to any federal agency which claims the power, or with any federal law, rule, regulati... read more

We Stopped SOPA, Lets Stop the TPP

  via We Stopped SOPA — Lets Stop the TPP. The text of the agreement has been shrouded in secrecy. But we know from leaked documents... read more

Icelanders Overthrow Government and Rewrite Constitution After Banking Fraud

  via read more

The Fallacy of Lesser Evil Choice

  ... the main issue here is that it is delusional if not moronic for persons who describe themselves as "progressive" to insist upon copping out to the "Lesser-Evil" candidate for fear of "losing" an election, rather than to support — whatever th... read more

Chris Hedges: Imploding the Myth of Israel

  via Chris Hedges: Imploding the Myth of Israel - Columns - Chris Hedges - Truthdig. ... a state whose real goal is, and always h... read more

RFK Jr. on JFK's Attempts to End the Cold War

  Bolshakov smuggled a letter, the first of 21 declassified in 1993, to JFKs press secretary, Pierre Salinger, in a folded newspaper. In it, Khrushchev expressed regret about Vienna and embraced JFKs proposal for a path to peace and disarmament. via... read more

9 11 explained in 5 minutes

  My Catbird Seat JAMES CORBETT : 9-11 explained in 5 minutes - My Catbird Seat. For those who still believe the official story.... read more

Simple Reform Could Save America From Wall Street

  A Simple Reform Could Save America From Wall Street and Boost the... read more

Shocked to realize affordable health care another Obama fairy tale

  The article's title, below in link, is misleading — which I hate no matter whose "side" you're on — but the facts/results are true. ... read more

60 percent say fire every member of Congress

  NBC/WSJ poll: 60 percent say fire every member of Congress - First Read. ... read more

Israel threatens to go it alone against Iran

  Maybe the world will be rid of Israel once and for all. via WHAT REALLY HAPPENED. Israel has been screaming since 1985 that Iran is just "months away" from nuclear weapons.... read more

Why War With Russia is Unavoidable, Unless ...

  Both "conservative" Republican voters and "liberal" Democrat voters wash their consciences by blaming the other party for the evils of American politics. But they are the only ones to blame, because they keep electing to public office people like McC... read more

WTF?? Constitution Banned on Constitution Day

  prevented from passing out free copies of the Constitution to his fellow students. Free copies. Of the Constitution. On Constitution Day. via ... read more

A politician's worst nightmare

  Be every politician's (and their henchmen's) worst nightmare, an informed citizen! Someone else has probably already said this, and said it better. Oh well, it's still true.... read more

Spot the Psycho Before They Spot You

  Activist Post: Spot the Psycho Before They Spot You. "We hang the petty thieves, and appoint the great ones to public office." — Aesop... read more

Ruling Elite Destroying Our Economies

  ... on purpose, is what he seems to be implying without saying so in so many words. ? Ruling Elite Destroying Our Econo... read more

If called to jury duty, be informed

  Click below for more info: ... read more


  Obama himself says, "The odds of dying in a terrorist attack are a lot lower than they are of dying in a car accident." And he's right, for a change. Yet he/they want us all to be constantly afraid of this bogeyman, these nebulous "terrorists," which... read more

Lawmakers Who Upheld NSA Phone Spying Received Double the Cash

  ... those 217 "no" voters received twice as much campaign financing from the defense and intelligence industry as the 205 "yes" voters via Lawmaker... read more

Wouldn't It Just Be Easier to Change Our Foreign Policy?

  ... it would lessen the supposed need to spy on Americans, which is unacceptable under any circumstances, but can only be sold with endless fear mongering about terrorism. So it's a win-win-win, except for the corporations that p... read more

Conspiracy theorists sane; government dupes hostile

  In short, the new study by Wood and Douglas suggests that the negative stereotype of the conspiracy theorist - a hostile fanatic wedded to the truth of his own fringe theory - accurately describes the people who defend the official account of 9/11, n... read more

How to know if your coworker is a threat to national security

  Essentially, pretend the Soviets won the Cold War and then conquered the United States — that's how the government is operating. via How to k... read more

lies lies lies

  Lyrics from a Frank Zappa song: "You will obey me while I lead you And eat the garbage that I feed you Until the day that we don't need you Don't go for one will heed you Your mind is totally controlled It has been stuffed into my mold And... read more

12 Real Patriots Brave Enough to Fight for Truth and Justice

  Who are the true patriots of today? Not the flag-wrapped politicians who send other people's children off to be killed or disabled in wars to make the world safe for big businesses. Not the flag-waving profiteers who view their successes as their... read more

How Inbred Elites Are Tearing America Apart

  People are embedded in these institutions, they are blinkered in these ways that means they're making decisions outside the bounds of democratic accountability. Which can lead to corruption — like, moral transgression — but also, at the... read more

Cracking up over Lottery President

  Here's one of my brothers reading my book, Lottery President (5.1 MB) (or here on YouTube). He seem... read more

Ed Snowden, NSA, and fairy tales a child could see through

  This whole Snowden affair is an op. It's the kind of op that works because people are prepared to believe anything. via Activist Post:... read more

Gardasil and Cervarix Don't Work, Are Dangerous and Weren't Tested

  Dr. Diane Harper was the lead researcher in the development of the human papilloma virus vaccines, Gardasil and Cervarix. She is the latest to come forward and question the safety and effectiveness of these vaccines. via ... read more

Taibbi reveals smoking gun at Moody's and S&P

  "Lord help our f****ing scam?.?.?.?this has to be the stupidest place I have worked at," writes one Standard & Poor's executive. "As you know, I had difficulties explaining 'HOW' we got to those numbers since there is no science behind it," confe... read more

A new giant vaccine scandal exposes government lies

  ... most of the people in America who are diagnosed by doctors with the flu have no flu virus in their bodies. So they don't have the flu. via ... read more

Thousands Of Companies Handing Over Your Data To NSA

  We have become a "surveillance society", and this is exactly the sort of thing that the Fourth Amendment was supposed to protect us against. The government is only supposed to invade our privacy and investigate us when there is probable cause to do s... read more

Revealing NSA Spying Program DOESN'T Harm National Security

  Terrorists Already Knew about the Programs … The Only People Who Were Kept In the Dark Were the American People via ... read more

Has the US war on terror just had its Cronkite moment?

  PRISM looks like that Cronkite moment: The moment when even the staunchest Obama supporter admits they've been taken for a ride. via Has the US war on terror just ... read more

The Next American Revolution Has Already Begun

  The Next American Revolution Has Already Begun: An Interview With Gar Alperovitz. Interesting... read more

Priority Issues Survey from Nancy Pelosi

  Got a "2013 Priority Issues Survey" from Nancy Pelosi today! First of all, I'm not a Democrat (nor a Republican). Second of all, why are they sending me actual physical mail? This is 2013, it says so right there on the survey! Direct me to a website!... read more

Sleazy real estate investors

  It's almost like a conspiracy! Luckily, conspiracies never happen and all conspiracy theories lack credibility. :) ... read more

The Biggest Obama Scandals Are Proven and Ignored ... read more

Lawmakers, aides may get Obamacare exemption

  By removing themselves from a key Obamacare component, lawmakers and aides would be held to a different standard than the people who put them in office. via ... read more

Why is Boston terrorism but not Aurora, Sandy Hook and others?

  Glenn Greenwald asks in ... read more

Anger builds in Illinois at Bain's latest outsourcing plan

  Im sick to my stomach: anger builds in Illinois at Bain's latest outsourcing plan... read more

Bitcoin vs. big government

  Nice! via Bitcoin vs. Big Government Interest in Bitcoin has surged along with its valuation. Last week saw its exchange rate soar past $... read more

Stop American Censorship

  via Whilst the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) is not yet set in place, it is currently still being talked about. The purpose of this bill is very ... read more

10 Most Profitable U.S. Companies Paid 9% in Federal Income Taxes

  According to the tax code, companies are supposed to pay 35% income tax. But NerdWallet determined that the top 10 came nowhere near that. via ... read more

The psychology of the powerful

  Instead of analysing actions, checking through the consequences of those actions and chatting through the decisions made, leaders too often rely on impulsive decision-making - and this is when hubris can set in. via ... read more

Why Is Socialism Doing So Darn Well in Deep Red North Dakota?

  Why Is Socialism Doing So Darn Well in Deep-Red North Dakota? Public "social" banking work... read more

In case you thought he was YOUR president...

  via Obama signs Monsanto protection act, ... read more

The Confiscation Scheme Planned for US and UK Depositors

  Although few depositors realize it, legally the bank owns the depositor's funds as soon as they are put in the bank. Our money becomes the bank's, and we become unsecured creditors holding IOUs or promises to pay. via ... read more

What happens when the banks stay closed Cyprus edition

  [anonymous] says: I'm sure the "powers that be" are busy buying up properties and companies in Cyprus right now, as happened here with the real estate collapse. Prices will be fixed beyond the reach of the middle class, impoverishing the masses. So d... read more

George Orwell's 1984 happening before us

  They want to scare us, saying "they are out to get us, we are doing it for your own protection," they make us scared of one another. Scared of what our neighbors are doing. via ... read more

No Deal on Backs of Elderly, Children, Sick and Poor

  We demand a budget that makes sure that the wealthiest Americans and most profitable corporations pay their fair share. via ... read more

Liberty versus security

  From, I like this graphic showing this nation's descent into totalitaria... read more

The True Story of Mitt Romney and Bain Capital

  From August 30, 2012.In light of Mitt Romney's resurfacing, a reminder: If you don't read it, it explains vulture capitalism and how Romney is the poster child for that. Basically, Romney borrowed millions (w... read more

Do we really need industrial agriculture to feed the world?

  via Anna Lappé & Food MythBusters, Do we really need industrial agriculture to feed the world? In a word, no.... read more

Bob Woodward criticizes Obama

  If Bob Woodward criticizes Obama, that's actually points in Obama's favor in my book, Woodward's so slimy. And I'm no fan of Obama, either. h... read more

We need a new Sherman Antitrust Act

  @holmes3804We need a new Sherman Antitrust Act! (or enforce the one we've got).Limit, by statute, the a... read more

Chris Hedges quote

  We now live in a nation where doctors destroy health, lawyers destroy justice, universities destroy knowledge, governments destroy freedom, the press destroys information, religion destroys morals, and our banks destroy the economy — Chris Hedge... read more

Harvard Study Confirms Fluoride Reduces Children's IQ

  Dr. Joseph Mercola: Harvard Study Confirms Fluoride Reduces Children's IQ. Maybe this will finally convince the idiots-that-be-in-power to stop adding ... read more

America Should Have a National Popular Vote

  The Post-Election Project: Should America Have a National Popular Vote? Seems like a good idea, at first glance,... read more

Fooling themselves

  The "elites" are adept at fooling themselves into thinking they know best.This "superiority" that they bestow upon themselves is a convenient justification for keeping "us commoners" in the dark, and keeping themselves in power.... read more

Russia Ousts US NGOs, Fake Protests Peter Out

  Reuters states ... Putin ... has pushed through laws which critics say can be used to stifle dissent - tightening controls of the Internet ... and broadening the definition of treason. via ... read more

AP's dangerous Iran hoax demands an accounting and explanation

  AP's dangerous Iran hoax demands an accounting and explanation | Glenn Greenwald | Comment is free | The p... read more

You Are the Solution You've Been Looking For

  Instead of joining one more group, walking on[one] more march, giving to one more money bomb, sending one more breathless email about how important this issue is, do me a favor, go to the mirror and say to yourself… via ... read more

Stop calling them leaders

  These political "leaders" throughout the world, including the US, are not leaders. They're just power players.... read more

What Happened to the Green New Deal?

  Big business would starve if deprived of state-organized central banking, transport, electricity, water, sewage, courts, zoning, police, environmental remediation, customs and labor regulation. Pick an industry and youll find tailored public aid. ... read more

  Start your own petition by clicking the link below! via People Powered Petitions.There are more than 8 million MoveOn members. Tap into ou... read more

Strike Debt! Debt Resistance for the 99%

  Another great idea! via Strike Debt! Debt Resistance for the 99%. Strike Debt is a nationwide movement of debt resisters fighting for economic justice and democratic freedom.... read more

Rolling Jubilee

  Rolling Jubilee. Great idea! A bailout of the people by the people Rolling Jubilee is a Strike Debt project that buys debt for pennies on the dollar, but instead of co... read more

The Most Lied About Election in American History

  The Most Lied About Election in American History... read more

People Are Not Really Awake Yet To The Two Party Dictatorship

  via Ralph Nader - People Are Not Really Awake Yet To The Two Party Dictatorship" ... read more

Free & Equal, Fighting for a more equal election process

  via Free & Equal - Fighting for a more equal election process. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-partisan organization, we work to give all ballot-qualified local and presiden... read more

The virtual recovery

  ... the low 2011 real median household income is the summation, in most cases, of two household earners, whereas in 1967–68 one earner could produce the same real income.... when both husband and wife have to work in order to maintain ... read more

Romney's lax regulation may have fueled meningitis outbreak

  Romney's lax regulation may have fueled meningitis outbreak - read more

Monsanto Funded Anti GMO Labeling Campaign

  Activist Post: Monsanto Funded Anti-GMO Labeling Campaign Gets Away with Impersonating Govt. Agencies. Corporate scum at their worst, or is... read more

Obama, Romney = same police state: Third party debate up close

  Obama, Romney = same police state: Third party debate up-close (FULL VIDEO)... read more

Media, electoral system leave Americans voiceless

  Media, electoral system leave Americans voiceless - third-party candidates talk to RT... read more

Texas Threatens To Arrest International Monitors

  When the government remains non-respondent to egregious attempts to suppress the vote such as mass mailings to ex-felons falsely telling them they are not allowed to vote there certainly is a need for someone to step in to document the scandal and de... read more

Here's your sign, Mr. Ryan

  "I think Gov. Romney maybe hasn't spent enough time looking at how our military works. You mentioned the Navy, for example. And that we have fewer ships that we had in 1916. Well, governor, we also have fewer horses and bayonets becau... read more

Free and Equal, Presidential Debate

  Free and Equal - Presidential Debate. These candidates might discuss ACTUAL issues, not corporate-sponsored "issues."... read more


  "When the tyrant has disposed of foreign enemies by conquest or treaty, and there is nothing more to fear from them, then he is always stirring up some war or other, in order that the people may require a leader." ~ Plat... read more

Comedian Richard Jeni: Why The Left & The Right Suck

  Comedian Richard Jeni: Why The Left & The Right Suck... read more

Hacking Democracy on YouTube

  Hacking Democracy on YouTube.... read more

Time To Include 3rd Party

  CNN Poll: 47% Chose Neither After 2012 Presidential Debate! Time To Include 3rd Party Ya think?... read more

This guy is a joke

  Here is a timeline of "dire" warnings since 1979 ... read more

Putin Thanks Romney For Reckless Remarks

  Putin Thanks Romney For Reckless Remarks. Further proof of Romney's stupidity.... read more

Mitt Romney, Monsanto Man

  Introduced in the Bain years with Bain boosting, Roundup's supposedly "biodegradable" and "nontoxic" claims have led to false advertising findings in France and by the Attorney General of New York. Studies are also now beginning to link Roundup t... read more

It's official, Romney is clueless

  ROMNEY: ... no one can say my plan is going to raise taxes on middle-income people, because principle number one is keep the burden down on middle-income taxpayers. STEPHANOPOULOS: Is $100,... read more

12 Steps to Overcoming Addiction to Voting for the "Lesser" of 2 Evils

  12 Steps to Ov... read more

Greed and Debt: The True Story of Mitt Romney and Bain Capital

  ... that same belief in the lunatic pursuit of instant borrowed millions — it's dusted itself off, it's had a shave and a shoeshine, and it's back out there running for president Read more: ... read more

Coal Miners Stand with Mitt Because They're Forced To

   ... read more

Romney and Bain profited from massive Medicare Fraud

  Mitt's tenure on the board of Damon Clinical Laboratories, which plead guilty to charges of defrauding Medicare via GIFT From McCain's Opposition Research On Mitt: Romney and B... read more

How Hubbard and Rand got their ideas

  According to this video, this must be how it happened.... read more

The Bain Legacy

  ... the GOP presidential hopeful was a key architect of what has become known as the "Bain model." And as president, it can be expected that he would govern the country using the values that governed Bain Capital. see ... read more

Hey Banksters: We Are Fully Awake

  Good, short video about the banking system. via Hey Banksters: We Are Fully Awake... read more

White House removes petition with over 22,000 signatures

  Activist Post: White House removes petition with over 22,000 signatures calling for the TSA to follow the law.... read more

Quote of the Day 2012 07 14

  "The War on Terror(TM) is a product. It doesn't exist 'to keep us safe'; on the contrary, it exists to keep us in a state of fear." — Liberty Underground News Servic... read more

ObamaCare same as RomneyCare

  ObamaCare is the same as RomneyCare.And to know who it benefits most, simply look at the fact that hospital ... read more

The two party system summed up nicely

   posted without permission, but we hope they don't mind... read more

Lawmakers got inside information during 2008 financial crisis

  34 lawmakers — including Speaker of the House John Boehner — got inside information during the 2008 financial crisi... read more

Quote of the Day 2012 06 25

  "To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize." — Voltaire Good quote, but apparently not spoken by Voltaire.See ... read more

Paul, Obama and Romney: Where The Candidates Get Their Money

  Paul, Obama and Romney: Where The Candidates Get Their Money... read more

Roseanne Barr: Two Major Parties Are Prostitutes for Big Money

  via Roseanne Barr on Presidential Run: Two Major Part... read more

Senator chairing investigation of JP Morgan Chase receives contributions from same

  JP Morgan Chase Is Biggest Campaign Contributor to the Senator Who's Chairing the Investigation of JP Morgan Chase.... read more

US Senators Who Voted To Let Drones Shoot Americans In The Streets

  The List OF 75 US Senators Who Voted To Let 30,000 Drones Shoot Americans In The Streets... read more

Bush Found Guilty Of War Crimes

   Bush Found Guilty Of War Crimes Too bad nothing will come of it, but it's nice to see, anyway.... read more


  Great video ... and idea. ... read more

Unplugging Americans from the Matrix

  ... political elites represent only the powerful special interests that write the country's laws in exchange for funding the political campaigns of "lawmakers." via U... read more

Mitt Romney is Goldman Sachs

  To call Mitt Romney a "Goldman" Boy is an understatement. via Paul Drockton. Mitt Romney IS Goldman Sachs... read more

Lottery President eBook now available for Kindle

  Click here for your Lottery President... read more


  "This inspiring film has the power to transform your health!" - Anthony Robbins, World Renowned Peak Performance Expert. via Hungry For Change - Part 1 | HUNGRY FOR CHANGE®.... read more

Virginia declares "emperor has no clothes": nullifies NDAA

  Virginia declares "emperor has no clothes": nullifies NDAA Good for Virginia!And it looks like Tennessee may follow suit.... read more

Hackers elect cartoon character thanks to electronic voting

  "... a cartoon character was written in and won by a landslide, thanks to the hard work of hackers ..." via Activist Post: Hackers elect ca... read more

What If Democracy Is Bunk?

  via The Daily Bell - What If Democracy Is Bunk? What if you are only allowed to vote because it doesn't make a difference? What if n... read more

All I Wanted To Do Was Vote

  Indiana OfficialWorried About Voter Fraud Is Convicted of Voter Fraud ... read more

Why Gary Johnson Should Terrify the Democrats

  Why Gary Johnson Should Terrify the Democrats — In These Times. This guy just might get my vote.... read more

Judge Napolitano, How to get fired from Fox Business in under 5 mins

  Judge Napolitano - How to get fired from Fox Business in under 5 mins. Great speech!... read more

Result not even close to the actual vote

  RP Supporter Chairman of Belfast Maine Caucus Calls State GOP to Confirm Vote Tally, result "not even close" to the actual vote! "It's not the votes that count, it's who counts the votes." — JosefStalin... read more

yet another housing scam

  Great post: bail-out "If a lender robo-signed a false statement and illegally repssessed a home, they may not be able to get clear title.... read more

1930s Chicago Plan vs. American monetary policy

  from The 1930?s Chicago Plan Vs. The American Monetary Act. "If the purpose of money and credit were to discourage the e... read more

Taxpayers lose $1.3 billion as govt. exits Chrysler, Jul. 21, 2011

  Good to see our government looking after our investment.</sarcasm> Taxpayers lose $1.3 billion as govt. exits Chrysler - Jul. 21, 2011.... read more

Tennessee begins to push back against NDAA tyranny

  Some possible good news, for a change:... any federal law purporting to require local or state law enforcement agencies to act at the direction of the federal government or the United States military is beyond the authority granted to... read more

Voters' Idea: Replace Congress

  Voters' Idea: Replace Congress - Washington Wire - WSJ.... read more

McCain 2008 campaign's dossier on Romney ... read more

Newt Gingrich Promises Palin a Presidential Appointment

  Newt Gingrich Promises Palin a Presidential Appointment and Commits a Felony. ... read more

GovTrack: Search Legislation in Congress

  Here's Lieberman's trail of slime, for example: GovTrack: Search Legislatio... read more

Ron Paul 2 in NH ... Democratic Primary! | Democrats for Ron Paul

  Everybody already knows that Ron Paul placed second in the New Hampshire 2012 Republican Presidental Primary. But, at 7 o'clock tonight, the New Hampshire Secretary of State published the full results of the primary, including write-ins, and Ron ... read more



Romney's Bain Capital Made Billions While Bankrupting Companies It Invested In

  via Romney's Bain Capital Made Billions While Bankrupting Nearly One-Quarter Of The Companies It Invested In | ThinkProgress... read more


  SIX TRAP DOORS IN NEW HAMPSHIRE ELECTION PROCESS 1. Removed safeguards for its same-day registration system. 2. Ignores the law on ballot-stuffing safeguards 3. Breaks the chain of custody 4. Conceals vote-counting from the public, in violatio... read more

Could you pass a US citizenship test?

  Applicants must get 6 answers out of 10 in an oral exam to pass the test. via Could you pass a US citizenship test?... read more

Don't Mute Newt

  The candidacy of Newt Gingrich presents a historic opportunity for a new, bigger form of failure that could clarify to most Americans just how broken the electoral system is. via ... read more

Gingrich tried to prevent Paul's '96 return to Congress

  Newt Gingrich tried to prevent Ron Paul's 1996 return to Congress... read more

Congress is Repealing the Constitution

   Paul Craig Roberts: Congress is Repealing the Constitution : Information Clearing House.... read more

Down the path of increasingly repressive measures

  "Once a government is committed to the principle of silencing the voice of opposition, it has only one way to go, and that is down the path of increasingly repressive measures, until it becomes a source of terror to all its citizens and c... read more

Congress Less Popular than Communism, BP During Spill, Nixon During Watergate Or King George

  Congress Less Popular than Communism, BP During Spill, Nixon D... read more

Link Between Earthquakes and Hydraulic Fracturing

  "... injecting water into deep rock formations causes earthquakes ..."via ... read more

Finally, a Judge Stands Up to Wall Street

  "... everybody had to be on board in order for a lot of these fraud schemes to work." via Finally,... read more

How the US Government Secretly Reads Your Email

  via How the US Government Secretly Reads Your Email Somewhere, a US government official is reading through a list of those who sent or received an email from ... read more

Times Sues Government For Refusing To Reveal Its Interpretation Of PATRIOT Act

  What sort of democracy are we living in when the government can refuse to even say how its interpreting its own law? Thats not democracy at all. via ... read more

Escape from zip ties

  If you're ever unlawfully detained, this might be good to know: escape from zip ties - rear ... read more

Foreign policy hypocrisy

  Copied without permission from Liberty Underground: "Thirteen doctors and nurses who treated anti-government protesters during demonstrations in Bahrain earlier this ... read more

Is this the sanest man running for president?

  Gary Johnson, Republican Presidential Candidate: Politics: GQ.... read more

Brzezinski opens up read more

Rick Perry's Gardasil problem

  ... his former chief of staff was a lobbyist for Merck and ... his chief of staff's mother-in-law ... was the state director of an advocacy group bankrolled by ... read more

Super Committee members super corrupt read more

Goldman Sachs exec working for Issa read more

Congress Made Massive Profits Allowing Wall Street To Rob Main Street

  Government Gone Wild! Congress Made Massive Profits Allowing Wall Street To Rob Main Street.... read more

Great anti Obama, anti stupidity article

  Like I've been saying for years, this author agrees. Lesser evil voting has been one of the primary causes of the decline of American democracy ... ... read more

Why borrow when you can print your own money?

  Why is the US Government borrowing money at interest from a private bank (the Fed) when Article 1, Section 8 of the US Constitution allows the US Government to create its own money, interest-free?... read more

Welfare for the rich read more

Mayors of America Unite

  Mayors of America Unite to tell Obama and Congress: End the Wars and Keep The Money at Home.... read more

James Grant Life Behind Bars For Bernanke

  James Grant: Life Behind Bars For Bernanke - Home - The Daily Bail.... read more

James Grant: Life Behind Bars For Bernanke

  James Grant: Life Behind Bars For Bernanke - Home - The Daily Bail.... read more

Revolution Succeeds In Greece

  Revolution Succeeds In Greece!!! Protestors Overthrow Government. New Government To Be Formed.... read more

Ellsberg: All the crimes Nixon committed against me are now legal

  Ellsberg: All the crimes Nixon committed against me are now legal... read more

Leaderless Resistance

  ... there will, no doubt, be mentally handicapped people out there who, while standing at a podium with an American flag draped in the background, and a lone eagle soaring in the sky above, will state emphatically in their best sounding red, whit... read more

Mitt Romney and 'Citizens United'

  Savor the irony that the same legislators who demand photo I.D.s from private citizens are giving corporations a free pass to conceal their own identities, and contributions to political campaigns. via ... read more

Top 10 Corrupt Politicians of 2010 | Economy Watch

  Top 10 Corrupt Politicians of 2010 | Economy Watch.... read more

Nancy Pelosi posts questionable chart on debt

  Debt vs. debt as a percentage of GDP: Some economists will tell you that it's not the size of the debt per se, but rather the size of the debt relative to the nation's gross domestic product. This helps minimize the complicati... read more

Battling the corporate elite

  ... one major role of the US government in the corporatocracy is to serve as a scapegoat to deflect rebellion against the corporate elite. via ... read more

Exxon Makes $30.5 Billion, So GOP Votes To Give Them Tax Breaks

   Exxon Makes $30.5 Billion, So GOP Votes Unanimously To Give Them Tax Breaks Pissed off yet?... read more

Florida Cuts Unemployment Benefits To Pay For Corporate Tax Cut

  Florida Cuts Unemployment Benefits To Pay For Corporate Tax Cut. I used to work for this jackass at Columbia/... read more

Bernie Sanders is one of a handful of decent senators

  He's asking Obama to enforce existing laws and punish the out of control oil speculators who are ruining the "economic recovery" with these... read more

Corporatist America

  Chris Hedges: Corporatist America... read more

Citigroup puppet in W.Va.

  Hopefully, this woma... read more

This Can Be Our Moment

  "... we need to go on offense and make Wall Street pay for the trillions it stole from us." via This Can Be Our Moment... read more

Massive UK protest March 26 read more

So that's what they mean by the "War on Poverty"

  "Minnesota Republicans are pushing legislation that would make it a crime for people on public assistance to have more $20 in cash in their pockets any given month." So that's what they mean by the "War on Poverty" : Ph... read more

The Skeleton Closet

  The Skeleton Closet.Good stuff! All the Scandals on All the Candidates for President —Since 1995— Because character DOES matter. You've come to ... read more

US foreclosures in new legal trouble

  US foreclosures in new legal trouble.And remember those politicians who are in the banks' back pocket (hint:it's most of them).... read more

Senate Bill 5 ... First they came for the trade unionists

  The tyrants of the Left and Right like Stalin and Hitler had to destroy trade unionism in order to create totalitarian governments. Independent labor unions are an essential countervailing power in a democratic society. Unions allow people — be ... read more

Our only political party has two right wings read more

This Is What Class War Looks Like

  Must See Chart: This Is What Class War Looks Like - welcome to the matrix, charlie brown..... read more

U.S. officials pushed products deemed unsafe by China

  U.S. officials pushed products deemed unsafe by China... read more

Criminalizing some airport pat downs defended by Rochester legislator

  Wow, good news for a change! Criminalizing some airport pat-downs defended by Rochester legislator - Fosters.... read more

Higher Percentage of Americans Believed in King George During the Revolutionary War than Congress Today

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Crowd descends on Ohio Statehouse to protest

  Crowd descends on Ohio Statehouse to protest changes to collective bargaining... read more

What a Liberal Media Might Look Like

  via What a 'Liberal Media' Might Look Like. Editor's Note: For decades now, the American Right has pushed the myth [it's not a myth] that the national U.S. n... read more

Homeland Security claims the right to take your valuables read more

Feds Take Over School Bake Sales

  Last Updated: Tue, 12/14/2010 - 12:51pm The far-reaching tentacles of the bloated U.S. government will control a cherished public school fundraiserthe bake saleunder Michelle Obamas precious new law to... read more

TSA Misses Guns, Bombs In Tests

  Last Updated: Mon, 12/20/2010 - 12:48pmWhile the government agency responsible for securing the nations transportation system harasses honest citizens with invasive, genital-groping personal searches, guns and bombs regularly get past... read more

TSA Persecutes Critics, Ignores Security Threats

  Last Updated: Mon, 12/27/2010 - 1:17pmWhile the Department of Homeland Security investigates a commercial airline pilot for exposing security flaws at a major U.S. airport, it fails to protect America against terrorism by not screenin... read more

TSA Misses Luggage That Explodes After Flight

  Last Updated: Wed, 12/29/2010 - 1:18pmDespite a $98 million infusion for state-of-the-art baggage screening machines, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) somehow missed a suitcase filled with explosives that blasted af... read more

Committee Will Not Punish Sen Dodd for Corrupt Real Estate Deal

  from Senate Ethics Committee Will Not Punish Sen Dodd for Corru... read more

Is the Justice Department Covering Up Congressional Corruption?

  By Alana Goodman, National Legal and Policy CenterJanuary 2, 2011Ethics groups are wondering whether the U.S. Department of Justice has become skittish when it comes to investigating members of Congress, after numerous ... read more

Feds Blow Off Recovering $643 Mil In Fraudulent Payments

  Last Updated: Tue, 01/04/2011 - 12:35pm As if it werent enraging enough that the U.S. government made $125 billion in faulty payments last year, a new report says the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has for years neglected ... read more

New House Watchdog Lets Obama Slide On "Criminal Event"

  Last Updated: Mon, 01/03/2011 - 4:33pm During a public relations campaign touting upcoming probes of the Obama Administration, the new chairman of the House Oversight and Gover... read more

Taxpayers Finance Pelosi's Lavish Hawaiian Farewell

  Last Updated: Wed, 01/05/2011 - 12:24pm Reminiscent of the scandal in which she used military aircraft as her personal taxi, Nancy Pelosi stuck it to U.S. taxpayers on her way out as House Speaker with a lavish Hawaiian vacation f... read more

Decision to Seize Control of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

  Washington, DC — January 6, 2011 Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it filed a motion on December 17, 2010, with the U.S. District Court for th... read more

Gov. Kills Immigration Laws In Name Of Economic Growth

  Last Updated: Fri, 01/07/2011 - 5:11pm Rhode Islands new governor has killed crucial measures to crack down on illegal immigration for the sake of statewide economic growth and prosper... read more

Watchdog group files ethics complaint against Sessions

  By Todd G. Gillman, Dallas Morning NewsJanuary 13, 2011A nonpartisan watchdog group filed an ethics complaint Wednesday against U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions of Dallas and a Pennsylvania lawmaker, stemming from an unprecedent... read more

Quantitative easing explained read more

GOP Taps 'Prince of Pork' to Lead Spending Committee

  By Staff, Fox< NewsDecember 10, 2010Republicans who captured the House last month in part on the strength of a promise to rein in government spending have tapped a veteran lawmaker known as the "prince of pork" to head ... read more

A Sordid, Unethical Tale

  By Editorial Staff, New York TimesDecember 6, 2010The Department of Justice has ended a criminal investigation without making charges in the case of Senator John Ensign, his mistress and the conveniently doled out polit... read more

A House full of Rangels

  By Dana Milbank, Washington PostDecember 5, 2010Charlie Rangel stood, stony-faced, in the well of the House. His feet planted wide, his hands crossed over his fly, the 80-year-old lawmaker awaited the rebuke of his peer... read more

City Creates Alternate Banking System For Illegal Aliens

  While local governments work to curb the ravaging effect of illegal immigration, a major U.S. city is helping its undocumented aliens by creating an alternative banking system and giving them official government identification cards. ... read more

TSA Sexual Assault

  TSA Sexual Assault If I do have to fly, I'll try and make all connections through New Jersey!See the next link: ... read more

Stronger magnifying glass needed

  Previous argument/post, continued: FIRST POINT OF VIEW: Yes, it's an excellent justification for not paying attention to what is going on in politics right now.I think W. proved very nicely that they are NOT all alike, and not making even a smal... read more

Third World America, here we come?

  ONE POINT OF VIEW: Thanks to the Tea Party, and to all of you who voted to "throw the bums out".We have far worse bums now. read more

Is this not treason?

  By his own admission, Cantor appears to be a traitorous dumb ass: read more

We are ruled by huge corporate monopolies

  from Chris Hedges on TruthDig: We are ruled by huge corporate monopolies that replicate the ... read more

A few more good quotes

  ... on the subject of fascist/corporate power (thanks to LUV): "Power that controls the economy should be in the hands of elected representatives of the people, n... read more

Voting for a Resident of the Secretive C Street House in the 2010 General Election?

  By Jeff Sharlet, The Huffington PostOctober 26, 2010America's oldest and most influential Christian conservative political group doesn't publish voter guides or buy ad time or even make endorsements. For the Family, it'... read more

Ethics complaint killed senator's Kenai land deal

  By Erika Bolstad, Anchorage Daily NewsOctober 27, 2010More than three years after a land deal with a political supporter blew up in her face, Sen. Lisa Murkowski said there's little she would change about the real estat... read more

In New Orleans debate, Sen. Vitter admits to serious sins

  By Sean J. Miller, The HillOctober 28, 2010Louisiana Sen. David Vitter again confessed he had committed "serious sins" but said the "strong forgiveness" he received has allowed him to carry on and seek reelection. ... read more

Political compass test

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Election guide for election haters read more

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Never RE elect anyone

  Fresh start!Reboot!Recycle!Whatever you want to call it. Sure, the 5% who are good will have to find a real job for 2-6 years, but they can run again next time.It'll keep them from screwing up the economy because they know they soon b... read more

Blue dog democrats

  The nickname is an insult to dogs.Vote out anyone of these people who voted for doctors while at the same time voting against the unemployed. ... read more

Carl Levin, warmonger

  Time to go, Carl.Read here: Who is he trying to impress glaring down his long nose over those granny glasses, anyway?... read more

Help Randy Credico oust Chuck Schumer Here's fairly recent evidence of Schumer's lack of character/humanity: read more

It has long BEEN time for Joe Lieberman to go

  The epitome of slime, of course, it's long BEEN time for Joe Lieberman to go: read more

Quote of the day 2010 06 21

  "Watching Titanic [the part where the ship is sinking] is like watching the U.S. economy, where the rich conspire to sink as many of the poor as they possibly can." — Bill Holmes (yes, I thought this one up myself!)... read more

Time for Brad Sherman to go

  This pinhead is calling the unarmed victims of Israeli aggression "terrorists?"Vote him out! ... read more

Vote out anyone who supports these bogus wars

  These aren't wars for "freedom."They're wars for resources, drugs and profit.It's war for the sake of war.I feel sorry for the troops, who are just political and corporate pawns. >... read more

Vote out anyone who still supports Israel

  The last straw was when they killed innocent peace activists on the Gaza floatilla.Anyone, such as that retard Joe "What's the big deal?" Biden, who still supports them has lost all touch with humanity and really needs to go ... to hell.... read more

Time for James Sensenbrenner to go read more

Who voted to go easy on the oil industry?

  This law set the foundation for the carelessness that caused the BP oil disaster: http://breakthem... read more

Time for John Boehner to go

  Funny how these "conservatives" want less government, but only when it's convenient for their corporate masters.Here's the article: ... read more

Rep Alan Grayson Introduces the War Is Making You Poor Act

  Rep Alan Grayson Introduces the War Is Making You Poor Act May 21, 2010 - Uploaded by Alan Grayson Grayson v. Broun on the Constitution ... Watch the Speech the Republicans Don't Want You to See ... read more

Specter goes down!

  Rumor has it Sestak is not much better, but small victories are worth celebrating, anyway.FYI, Specter is the creator of the "magic bullet theory" in the JFK assassination "investigation."Yes, he's been around THAT long. ... read more

Some womans open letter to the political leadership

  I hate to give Beck any attention, but she wrote the letter to him for some reason. read more

McCain's anti supplement bill

  McCain, Washington's funniest sociopath, is going after supplements, trying to make it so you can't buy them without a prescription. He pretends to be a patriot but he's promoting the agenda of big pharma, who have already succeeded in implementing t... read more

Obamas sell out

  A Bill Moyers show from a few months ago, but still worth watching. read more

Reports declare Obama's unwritten novel wins Lost Man Booker Prize

  There's always room for satire here: read more

Activists stunning Republican platform win read more

Vote for Tara's grocery bag!

  You're probably saying "what?"Well, it's a grocery bag contest.Click here to vote.... read more

Boycott WalMart

  Tara tried using some perfectly legitimate coupons there yesterday, and they refused to accept them.Not just the ones she had printed herself from a legitimate online source, they rejected the multi-color glossy ones from the newspaper inserts!... read more


  Oh ... my ... God. Do not EVER lose that document they have you fill out on the plane before you land! Stapling it to your forehead would be less painful than what Galina, Liena and I went through today. Vika was tending to the other couple, Nancy an... read more

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