The Lens With Which We View This Election
No doubt I have irked many readers and writers with my persistence and vigor in arguing on behalf of third parties in this election. I ask that you understand this persistence and vigor stems from the lens which I view this election through.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Meeting President Ahmadinejad And Debunking The Axis Of Evil
Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has been one of the most frequently demonized national leaders. "Wiping Israel off the map" has been a frequent accusation leveled against him. Listening to him close up I came to a different understanding.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
The Trouble With Nader
As much as I appreciate the idealism of these third-party voters, the electoral process isn't set up to work in their favor. We've got a two-party system in which third-party votes are potential spoilers. But there is a way around this.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Election Night, DO NOT CONCEDE: Open Letter Signed By Gore Vidal & Others To Senator Obama & The Democratic Leadership
If we cannot afford another Republican administration, we cannot afford a third concession in the face of election fraud.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Mike Connell, Rove's IT Fixer, Ordered To Testify On Monday
US District Judge Solomon Oliver denied Michael Connell's motion to quash the subpoena issued for his deposition testimony ordered the deposition to take place at Noon on Monday Nov. 3,2008,in Cleveland.Cyber security expert Stephen Spoonamore in the King Lincoln case before US District Judge Algenon in Columbus have identified Connell as a key witness to Karl Rove's various maneuvers affecting elections during this decade.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Who Needs A President, Anyway?
America was founded and existed for a short time without a president. As we prepare to elect our next one it may be useful to look back to when we didn't have one at all, and to the very limited role envisioned for it by its creators.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
It's Happening Already
An attempt by the GOP to steal the 2008 election is already underway. Whether they succeed this time, the third time in a row, or not is the question.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
In 20 Words Or Less Tell Me Why...
Why, in 20 words or less, am I forced to follow the religious tenets of people who believe wine can be turned into blood, an Arab rode a horse into "heaven", and a migrating tribe of nomads walked a path through the Red Sea while I and my partner are denied civil liberties such as those enjoyed by these cult believers who have no questions asked as to what they do with their genitals.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
DOJ's Internal Watchdogs Probing Leak Of ACORN Investigation
The Department of Justice's internal watchdogs are investigating who told the Associated Press that the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN), a grassroots group that has registered hundreds of thousands of new voters, is under federal investigation for alleged voter registration fraud, according to John Conyers, the Democratic chairman of the House Judiciary Committee.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Welcome To The U.S.S.A.
"Welcome to the U.S.S.A." is an excerpt from A Culture of Crybabies: The 21st Century World of Wimps, Whiners, and Victims, by Matthew Hardy. Whether we elect President Obama or President McCain, the average man and woman will continue to pay half of everything they earn to government. Both the Democratic and Republican parties want your money for their political agendas. Welcome to the United Socialist States of America.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Dumb & Dumber And Joe The Plumber - It Couldn't Get Any More Farcical. Hang On..Is That The Terminator? Ok, It Just Did.
Just when you think McCain would have had enough of his own ridiculous stunts....he just has to pull another. In campaigning for the GOP ticket, Arnie shows that his judgement, much like his acting, is very poor. The public recoil in disbelief with every painful-to- watch misadventure, but like an older version of David Blaine, McCain is never quite done.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Sarah Palin And The Prank Call: The GOP's Self-inflicted November Surprise
Over the next two days she will be barnstorming on behalf of Senator John McCain and she will deliver tough messages and why voters should vote for their ticket. After today's prank that was pulled on her, she lost whatever credibility the Republican ticket thought they had.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Debunking The "Socialism" Charge
I address what seems to be the final big lie directed at Barack Obama -- that he's a socialist who wants to take money from the middle class and give it to the poor. Huh? Among other things, you'll see how McCain supports the very same "socialist" policies he criticizes Obama for supporting.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Obama: DO NOT CONCEDE!
Both of the last two elections were conceded by the Democratic presidential candidate. The 2004 election was handed to George Bush while votes were still being counted in closely-fought Ohio. While the 2000 election was contested to the Supreme Court, it too was ultimately conceded to Bush "for the good of the country."[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Wanna Break The Law?
Here ye Here ye!!! Calling all SHAMANIACS! CIRCUS FREAKS! METAPROGRAMMERS! ZOMBIES! CLOWN ARMIES! ANONYMOUS! MUSICIANS! SEAMSTRESSES! LUNATICS! MISFITS! THE REVOLUTION HAS OFFICIALLY BEGUN![pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
A Water Policy For Canada
Canada has a responsibility. It also has an abundance of an infinitely renewable natural resource. It should nationalize bulk fresh water sales.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
A Letter To Senator Obama
Senator Obama has made a committment to end torture and obey the Geneva Conventions. I am asking him to extend his committment to the United Nations Charter which only allows the use of force under two conditions: approval from the Security Council; and a substantial and immediate threat to the United States. In the second case, the Security Council must become involved asap. The implication is withdrawal from Iraq etc.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
SysTest Labs: Why It Matters To You As A Voter, As A Conpiracy.
Dubious victor in botched election hired SysTest to "prove" voting machines didn't scrap 18K votes. SysTest, the same company that certified the machines first place. SysTest, it matters. If you vote, SysTest could be responsible for ensuring your vote counts ... or not. An unsettling stream of election failures on ES&S DREs, just 1 of 15 vendors tested by SysTest casts more doubt on our already troubled elections.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
A Single Lifetime
Surviving to over age 50 is no major accomplishment, in and of itself. It's only a chance to see things and experience things, and sadly, most of it for the worse. As a child, playing in the sun was not seen as a danger; the polar ice caps weren't melting, or at least we didn't know about it yet. Gasoline was .29 cents a gallon and seat belts were a novelty only required in the front seat.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Why American Muslims Are Poised To Vote En Masse For Obama
American Muslim voters are poised to vote en masse for Barak Obama, the Democratic Presidential candidate on Tuesday. The question is why the Muslims are leaning towards Obama and the answer is not difficult ï¿½ they have been victims of anti-Muslim policies of Bush administration since 9/11. Muslims are optimistic that a sweeping change promised by Obama will alleviate their plight and guilt by association sufferings.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Will A New Administration Give Us The "Safest Food Supply In The World"?
The corporate food industry tells us our food system is safe. 25% of us will get food poisoning every year, obesity and diabetes are approaching epidemic proportions is that what they call safe? No,they mean they can safely say they will make a profit, no matter how many people they sicken.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
The Internet Revolution: WE The People Say "NO!"
The people are standing up and saying "NO!" to the deep state, the real terrorists who presently control the Earth. We will not allow you to torture, enslave and murder us. Your day is over.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Make History; Vote Early
In this election year, America has made history. Throughout the country, people are able to vote early. Millions have decided to take advantage of what never was this easy to do, contribute to the greater community. The question is will the once apathetic, those who felt powerless, or the people who were willing to be labeled as lazy participate.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
HOW U.S. Politicians And Bankers Built A Financial Debt House Of Cards
Large amounts of public money in excess of $2 trillion are now being used to settle the risky bets that large banks took over the years and which went bad.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Living On The Outside: The Impact Of Diabetes-related Stigma
Stigma-related to diabetes, is particularly more pronounced for girls. Stigma in response to illness is not a new issue in some parts of the world. Stigma has long been associated with mental illness, physical disability, leprosy, cancer and tuberculosis. However, diabetes-related stigma is particularly severe as diabetes is a life-threatening chronic condition. Stigma is particularly complex as it operates at many different l[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
What Matters Now? The Bush/Cheney Legacy
In 2002 Cheney declared that "Reagan proved that deficits don't matter." What have the Bush/Cheney years proved? That the rule of law and the truth don't matter. What can be done in the face of this outrage and the fact that the elections promise no accountability?[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Wake Me Up, I Must Be Dreaming, Obama's Still Ahead And It's November
My God, can it be true? Barack Obama, person of color, is about to be president![pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Bush Agenda Moving Into Place As You Are Distracted By The Election
A group of people in this country are being singled out for true totalitarian control and for personal destruction by corporations (using the government to do it) - a group we all depend on for our own survival - and no one has any idea. And the USDA is moving fast to get it in place (and as silently as possible) before any change in government.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
'Daily Voting News' For November 01, 2008 - Morning Edition
a collection of local, state, national and international articles on electronic voting and election issues[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Analysis For Journalists And Editors About Announcing Winners Before Election Day
Post Op Analysis of NM Sun News front cover OBAMA WINS!, CNN coverage, L.A. Times, London Telegraph, London Mirror, papers in India, Taiwan, Romania, Italy, and Pakistan. The comparison with the Chicago Tribune and Dewey is absurd, extraneous, and totally irrelevant. They printed several hundred copies the night of the election thinking Dewey won. We printed 11,000 copies ten days before the election, sure of Obama's victory.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Yes, They Can Steal A Landslide (GOTV, Baby, GOTV!)
Will we see a popular vote land-slide for Obama, but an electoral squeaker for McCain. Be prepared for it. SO, GTOV, Baby, GOTV!.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
"I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, & thanksgivings be made for all men, for kings & all who are in high positions, that we may lead a quiet & peaceful life, godly & respectful in every way." 1 Timothy 2:1-3 (RSV)[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Killing Animals Won't Cure Breast Cancer
In laboratories across the country, researchers are busy infecting healthy mice and rats with breast cancer even though such experiments hold little promise for human patients. True medical progress will not come until we stop relying on outdated animal models.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
A New Day, A New Dawn Appear On America's Horizon
Obama will win. Book it and take it to the bank! But right after the November 4 election, Team Obama must hit the ground running. They should have a solid plan of action in place to address the most serious problems facing America as a result of the destruction that has taken place over the past eight years. The wounds inflicted are extensive, the healing process will be difficult, but it can and will be done.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Voting Early: Sounds Good, But Its Not The Answer
Many people, concerned (properly) about the integrity of e-voting systems are voting early or casting absentee ballots. Unfortunately, these are both highly vulnerable to being manipulated by either insiders (those running the election systems) or outsiders (intruders breaking into the systems). The problem is lack of proper monitoring of the processes by monitors from competing campaign organizations.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
TILMA Expands On NAFTA
TILMA has been referred to as a Bill of Rights for corporations. Much like NAFTA, it is designed to ensure corporate profits and further advance continental integration. The power of the people and government is being transferred to unelected bureaucrats who serve and answer only to their corporate masters.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Obama Wins? Yes, 'Doonesbury' Calls The Election!
Networks have long taken flak for calling elections early, but what are newspaper editors to do when a cartoonist "calls" an election several days in advance? That's the controversial question raised by next Wednesday's "Doonesbury," which Pulitzer-winning creator Garry Trudeau has already submitted and which has been sent to editors.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Voters Eager To Have A Stake In Historical Election: Early Voting Predicts Strong Turnout Tuesday
In the last two weeks voter registration and early voting has shown that voters are geared up and ready to take part in what has been called a "historical event" on November 4.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
What Really Happened On September 11, 2001?
If the World Trace Center attack on September 11, 2001 was a conspiracy to kill Americans, where are the video clips of the hundreds of people jumping to their deaths from the roof tops of the burning buildings.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Go! Go! Go! Go! Go! Progressives & Democrats. Let's WIN This Thing!!!
The goal posts are approaching. Victory is in sight, so now more than ever we should be cheering on our team on the field. Except this cheering mostly means making sure EVERYONE GETS OUT THERE AND VOTES. Yeaaaaa Obama! Yeaaaaa Biden! Our Democratic/Liberal standard-bearers of human Civilization. Mounting enthusiasm, faith, and aggressive activism will save our country, Civilization, and the Earth. It's all up to us now.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
'Daily Voting News' For November 01, 2008 - Evening Edition
a collection of local, state, national and international articles on electronic voting and election issues[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Will Barack Obama Be More Like FDR Or Bill Clinton?
If Obama and a Democratically controlled Congress do not deliver on a liberal/progressive agenda in the next four years, there will be hell to pay![pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Why Don't You Like Obama? Is It Because He's Black?
I believe the primary objection to Barack Obama from conservative rich people is not because of his liberalism or his associations, but because of his skin color.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Only The People Can Hold Their Leaders Accountable
You have ignored the hundreds of thousands of American people who have been calling, faxing and emailing you opposing this bailout at least 100 to 1. You have ignored the almost two hundred economists from around the country that have contacted you and who have no conflict of interest and told you this bill will outright fail.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Local Water Shortages Loom Closer For The Los Angeles Regional Community
Jack Lindblad, running for Caifornia Assembly to represent the 39th District on the Green Party ticket that includes the northeast San Fernando Valley, reveals the nature of the local water crisis facing Los Angeles and points to revitalizing the Tujunga/Pacoima Watershed as a locally-based solution.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
"He Who Laughs Last"
Humor in plitical race, taxes, bail-out, qualifications, Biden, Obama, Palin, education, cost of living, jobs, education, health care,jobs, inflation, depression, race, bigotry, ethnicity, family, honesty[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Vote Against Republicans Across The Board In 2008
Well, all across the great American country-but not in Kansas currently-citizens are voting to throw the bums out-including many bums who are more interested in WALL STREET and their oil buddies than they are in promoting Middle American and Main Street needs. Even if Kansas doesn't join the rest of the country, its progressive voters can turn attention on their needs by pulling off a 5% increase in non-Republican votes[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Michael Moore's Top Ten Things The President Needs To Do In 2009
The interview with Amy Goodman is called, "Moore on the Election, the Bailout, Healthcare, and 10 Proposed Decrees for the New President's First 10 Days" and is a landmark in good progressive analysis and should become a classic--if Tuesday November 4, 2009 doesn't renew the lengthy string of election disappointments progressives have witnessed time-and-again over the past 4 or more decades.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Parable For The Undecided
Some advice for those who have not yet decided on a candidate. It is in the form of a parable, which may appeal to those religiously inclined.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Epochal Transformation Accelerates As Global Financial Matrix Disintegrates
Fascinating look into the future that compels each reader to reassess what they think they know. Extremely astute analysis of the unfolding financial/economic crisis and its inevitable effects on the entire planet. Captivating read from beginning to end![pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
The Real America For Lipstick Wearing Pitbulls
You know what gets me angry? It's watching Sarah Palin talk about how she is a real American. By her definition myself and more than half of the country must be fake Americans.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
"The Only Thing Necessary For The Triumph Of Evil Is For Good Men To Do Nothing."
It can't be clearer. Vote for Obama. The other side has ruined our chances for financial security-resulting in our desperate youth joining the military for a chance to succeed. Who will they be fighting if mini-me wins? Not bin laden, but Shiites and Sunnis and Kurds who want to kill our boys and girls specifically because they hate the US occupiers. We are not asking for much--just vote for Obama.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
Save VoteRescue Radio!
We all know that it takes months, sometimes years to do the forensics and figure out what really happened on Election Day. Karen and I look forward to helping illuminate that process with all of your reports as soon as we get back on the airwaves![pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810
ACLU Of Southern California's Voting Guide For CA Residents
Many ACLU members around the country have already signed the ACLU's Constitution Voter Pledge to make sure that the next president will be committed to restoring the Constitution and the fundamental freedoms it protects. Here in California, that's not all that voters like you must do to protect freedom and equality in the Golden State. We face critical ballot initiatives that demand your attention.[pP]>Rise of nations Intel 82810