The Egyptian presidential election was rigged to produce a winner that the military could manipulate. After removing the two leaders from the ballot, the military engineered an election that had only 15% turnout and no legitimacy. It is an example of pure election fraud. Series: Election fraud (17 Articles, 37302 views)
The Bilderberg Group ended its meeting in Chantilly, Virginia Sunday but no its mischief and damage on a global scale. This not-so-secret society comprises the wealthiest, most powerful people in the world, those to blame for our current troubles. Can we trust their failed leadership?
Real issues never made it to the starting gate in the 2012 presidential campaign. Now we're reduced to personality and biography. Romney has two verified stories from his past that cause real concern. Series: Politics and Policy (19 Articles, 36922 views)
Lord Justice Leveson concluded Monday's testimony by Tony Blair with an invitation to write regulations for controlling the press in Great Britain. Talk about inviting the Fox into the chicken coop. This kills any findings. But we still have Queen's Counsel Robert Jay asking tough questions. Leveson is a shill. Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Tony Blair's testimony at the Leveson Inquiry was interrupted when a protester screamed the obvious, Blair is a war criminal. Blair is also a liar as he demonstrated when he helped Bush invade Iraq. The behind he scenes ring master was Rupert Murdoch and his media cartel. The hearing told us all we need to know about Blair. He's a frightened victim of his own weakness and fearful that his massive crimes are obvious. Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Queens Counsel Robert Jay revealed a smoking gun memo from culture secretary Jeremy Hunt to Prime Minister David Cameron pushing for Murdoch's BSkyB acquisition bid. This was one month before Cameron put Hunt in charge of the bid as an objective judge of the suitability of the acquisition. They're both finished as a result of this fraud. Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation empire is crumbling. Trusted former executive and confidante Rebekah Brooks is now indicted for concealing evidence. Her testimony before the Leveson Inquiry last week provided smoking gun evidence of bigger crimes than concealing evidence. She proved to be the perfect witness for her prosecution and that of others, including members of he UK's Conservative government. Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Alexix Tsipras, a candidate of the Greek left, has a mandate to create a new government after the recent elections. He's renounced the EU bailout and debt. Why not? The debt was incurred by illegal, secretive means. Just say NO to illegal debt!
On May 5, people in countries all over the world staged local events to help "connect the dots" on climate change and the impact, including extreme weather. Created by the grassroots environmental group 350.org, the event shows the lead the people have over the politicians on the dangers of climate change. Series: Survival - End Times (13 Articles, 25747 views)
President Obama ful embraced populist themes in his campaign kickoff in Ohio Saturday. He argued that he's the champion of the people. Romney represents the epitome of The Money Party, privilege and power for the very few and the expense of the many. Ge used to it, you will be hearing the same message until Election Day. Series: Obama Administration (25 Articles, 62520 views)
The drama surrounding the latest this or that with Murdoch misses two key points. Murdoch has lost the battle for BSkyB, the pay TV network for Great Britain. That dooms him with shareholders. His loyal servant, British Prime Minister David Cameron is finished politically, done for. It's all over but the shoutin. Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Rupert Murdoch must know he's near the end. His prize media property, the BSkyB pay TV network, dominates the British market. But Murdoch blew a full acquisition of the network and may soon be stripped of his remaining interest. That would literally prove the shareholder lawsuits that charge him with harming News Corporation. Say "Good night" Rupert. It's going to be over very soon. Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Rupert Murdoch has new worries. He may face phone hacking charges in the United States and cable TV piracy charges around the world. His son lost his job as chairman of the board at the lucrative British cable operation and Delaware court is hearing a shareholder sit to oust Murdoch for malfeasance. The perfect storm is forming. Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Bogus wars that took decades to figure out are now spotted in advance and, surely, within weeks and months of the event's commencement. Libya is one of those, Syria another In March 2012, there was a huge shift in citizen awareness. The old stories have lost their meaning and power. The Empire Project is on the ropes. Series: Attack on Libya (5 Articles, 18209 views)
Rupert Murdoch faces an entirely new challenge to his control of News Corporation. An emerging cable television piracy scandal threatens to drag the embattled patriarch through a sea of mud. Institutional shareholders are fed up and demanding an independent chairman of the board for the Fox and the rest of News Corporation. Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Latinos are fighting an Arizona state government that bans books and demolishes high school courses. It's thought control at it's worst. But Latinos have an answer - underground libraries from California to Texas with the very same banned books. Time to fight back when the right wing issues its crazy edits. Series: Satire & Reviews (6 Articles, 12896 views)
Israeli PM Netanyahu is demanding war with Iran. His rationale is clear - Iran is behind the recent missile attacks on Israel from Gaza. The storyline is thin and the PM has a powerful detractor, the former head of Mossad, Meir Dagan. Will Obama listen to a rational analysis?
The Virginia legislature is about to enact a law that requires a transvaginal ultrasound procedure for all women who have abortions (except in the case of a medical emergency). Apparently, the legislators are unaware that the law violates existing sexual assault code or that Virginians oppose the law by a wide margin. Series: Politics and Policy (19 Articles, 36922 views)
Gingrich is on the march with phony populism. We know better. He's a made man in The Money Party, that bipartisan coalition representing the financial elite. Series: Satire & Reviews (6 Articles, 12896 views)
The phony populism of New Gingrich paid off. He took half of the anti-Wall Street vote in South Carolina. That was his margin of victory. And it was paid for by the financial elite he attacked to bring down Romney, thanks to Citizens United. Series: Politics and Policy (19 Articles, 36922 views)
The First Amendment is ignored when reactionary mayors want to stop the free speech and assemblies of Occupy Wall Street. However, free speech is expanded beyond the limits of the law when religious extremists in Atlanta and Kansas call for the assassination of the president.
Ron Paul took 44% of the independents in Iowa. He led among low income voters and had 39% support from those who said they were "moderate to liberal." Is this a wake up call for Democrats? If an alarm goes of are they capable of hearing it? Series: Politics and Policy (19 Articles, 36922 views)
Time is running out to fix global warming according to newly announced research and emerging dangers on the Russian Arctic shelf. What are our rulers doing? Everything they can to make things worse. Oops, we're doomed! Series: Survival - End Times (13 Articles, 25747 views)
The financial fascists are uneasy. They have to shut down the Occupy Wall Street movement. They're starting in Portland with excuses for police attacks like "public health and safety." It won't work but they'll try. Watch for an escalation of attacks on citizens and their lawful right to assemble. Series: The Money Party (34 Articles, 73631 views)
This is a sexual assault scandal. It's not about football or any coach. It's about a criminal assailant who used his position and powerful organizations to commit sexual battery and deviant acts on at-risk youth. It's not going to be over soon so lets start calling it what it is - a scandal about people getting away with crimes and criminal neglect. Series: Michael Collins Articles (12 Articles, 114645 views), Pennsylvania Sexual Abuse Scandal (2 Articles, 13720 views)
The Money Party and its political minions have created a system that can't produce job growth. There has been none since 2000. The hardest hit sector of the economy are the nation's youth, those 16 to 24 years old. Their unemployment rate is near 20% and there is no future in sight. Series: The Money Party (34 Articles, 73631 views)
By waging war instead of protecting civilians, all parties to the NATO effort engaged in an elaborate ongoing war crime against the very civilians that they were supposed to protect. Series: Attack on Libya (5 Articles, 18209 views)
For decades, the strength and humanity of the nation has been siphoned off to support these overseas adventures concocted by presidents of limited vision and intellect, bereft of any fundamental notion of the value of human life, and unable to think beyond the next election or even the next meeting with a supporter from the defense-national security state industry. Series: Attack on Libya (5 Articles, 18209 views), Michael Collins Articles (12 Articles, 114645 views)
The Obama White House has hauled out an oldie but goodie from the Bush administration - the Iranian faction called the Quds Force as arch villain. The intent is the same too. Blame Iran at a time when the administration needs to "look tough." Looking touch is very expensive in lives and lives and money. We don't have time for anymore nonsense. The stakes are too high. Series: Politics and Policy (19 Articles, 36922 views)
Why are we seriously beefing up security all along the Canadian border? Has Canada suddenly become a hotbed of virulent anti-American activity? Are the Mounties and other law enforcement agencies in Canada turning a blind eye to known threats? Are we expected to believe that the nation that turned down a featured role in the coalition of the willing has suddenly become lax on enforcing international law? Series: Politics and Policy (19 Articles, 36922 views)
The cruel charade starts - the Super Congress debt reduction effort. The deck is staked with those who created the problems in the first place by supporting endless war and corporate bailouts. They will ignore the obvious solutions to assure that their true constituents, Wall Street and the big banks, do as well as ever.
The government says al Qaeda is just about wiped out. But now we find out that the leadership of the Libyan revolution is filled with al Qaeda sympathizers. Strange, not really. Just say the magic word - oil - and it all makes sense. Series: Attack on Libya (5 Articles, 18209 views)
The first for of election fraud is the domination of the process by big money. If you've got enough, you can sit at the table. If you've got enough and the right big money donors, you're in office in no time. Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Rupert and James Murdoch conjured up a fictional report that serves as the fig leaf used to cover the naughty secret of News Corporation --- they never investigated phone hacking in general and they never tried to clean house. Their contempt of Parliament ay cost News Corporation 33% of its gross revenue Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Why believe Standard and Poors? They helped cause the housing crisis and 2008. In addition S&P was indicted by the state of Connecticut for fraud. Who are these people? Series: ForclosureGate (3 Articles, 4377 views)
There are so many debt deal delusions, it is hard to figure out where to start. How about that firmly held belief about the debt-to-gross domestic product ration. Turns out it is a real loser, fiction, all the wrong stuff.
If you or I declare bankruptcy without good cause, we're going to be indicted. The deliberate, unnecessary default by the United States will be an act of fraud if carried out. It is an utter outrage. Series: ForclosureGate (3 Articles, 4377 views)
The false debate between the Sleepwalkers (Democrats) and the Crazies (Republicans) is just a smoke screen. It covers the dismantling of the social contract between those who govern and the people. A poor alternative compared to a disaster is preferred but don't be fooled. We were "shopped" in favor of Wall Street. Series: Obama Administration (25 Articles, 62520 views)
Both Murdochs, Brooks, and the two resigned police heads know absolutely nothing about phone hacking. Surprising isn't it that it is easy to prove that they knew about it in some detail years ago. Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Murdoch is about to leave the United Kingdom with little to show for his time Its all due to the peopleof the UK, the people who said enough! There are few limits to productive action when the people are unified. And it all started on July 4, 2011. Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Jay Rockefeller raises the key question about Rupert Murdoch - is he as big a monster over here as he is in the United Kingdom? Did Murdoch's US operations behave like his UK operations. Good question. We know the answer. Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Now it's Murdoch's pride, The Times of London, hacking into former Labour leader Gordon Brown's private information and using it against him. Say good night Rupert, you're soon to be finished. Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Murdoch's head of Dow Jones and the Wall Street Journal, Les Hinton, is up to his waist in the UK phone jacking scandal. He has some serious explaining to do. The little credibility left for Murdoch is tied to the Journal and DJ. It may evaporate soon when Hinton is called to task for his role in the sordid affair. Series: Murdoch press scandals (18 Articles, 37628 views)
Team democracy is using the deficit ceiling as an excuse to distract us while they steal from Social Security and Medicare. This is welfare for The Money Party at its best! Series: Obama Administration (25 Articles, 62520 views)
The wisdom of the people is beyond that of those who rule us. It's time to send the pretenders away and make a government in our own interests and values. Series: The Money Party (34 Articles, 73631 views)
When you have negative job growth for 11 straight years, that's a crisis. But The Money Party, that indifferent bipartisan coalition, doesn't get it. They don't care. They don't have to. Series: The Money Party (34 Articles, 73631 views)
President Obama is on Wall Street looking for payback for all the good work he and Geithner did for the boys. They're acting coy but they'll come through for their best friend in Washington. Series: The Money Party (34 Articles, 73631 views)