Archives for General News

December 2010

Friday, December 31:

U.S. changes how it measures long-term unemployment

Hugo Chavez launches New Year war against USA (2 comments)

Washington Uses Arms Sales To Achieve Global Supremacy

US foreclosures soar, housing prices slump

New Orleans getting rid of last FEMA trailers

The Phantom Menace: Fantasies, falsehoods, and fear-mongering about Iran's nuclear program

Is Barack Obama Really Our First Black President? (2 comments)

8 Smears and Misconceptions About WikiLeaks Spread By the Media

In case you missed it: UK/USA made use of Uzbek torture

63 Percent of Americans Oppose War In Afghanistan

New Years Eve 2010 in Bil'in: "The Last Day of The Wall"

Research links rise in Falluja birth defects and cancers to US assault (1 comments)

Thursday, December 30:

Soon To-Be Ex-Congressman John Hall Warns Against Creeping Fascism (1 comments)

Job market evolves into spot market

Dominic Barter on Empathy & Restorative Circles 1

Turkish Gladio Updates, the Alleged Plot to Bring Down the Turkish Government

Protesters at Beale decry treatment of purported WikiLeaks figure

SJP statement on FBI intimidation: "We live in an age in which silence is not only criminal but suicidal -- we shall, th (1 comments)

Terrorist watch list: One tip now enough to put name in database, officials say (2 comments)

Veterans of recent wars confront grim employment landscape

Help! I'm Not Perfect! "The Gifts of Imperfection" Author Brené Brown Discusses Embracing Our Ordinariness

Ex-car czar Rattner settles NY probe for $10M

GOP Softens Talk on Fannie, Freddie Overhaul

Julian Assange Case Is Being Driven by a Tangled Web in Sweden (3 comments)

Look What Happened to the Democratic Party's Brand (16 comments)

Wednesday, December 29:

Serfing USA: American Corporations are Robbing American Workers, by Dave Lindorff

Two new rules will give Constitution a starring role in GOP-controlled House

Feds probe Christine O'Donnell campaign spending

Army edits its history of the deadly battle of Wanat

You Just Can't Make This Stuff Up! (2 comments)

From Dennis Kucinich: My Congressional District May Be Eliminated (12 comments)

Obama's Support for Michael Vick Reveals Shallow Thinking (2 comments)

David Weigel -- Judith Miller Joins Newsmax

Right-Wing Groups Pull Out Of CPAC Because Gay Group Will Be There (1 comments)

CNN 2012 Poll: 78% of Democrats Want Obama for Second Term, Palin Losing Steam (49 comments)

Boston Joins Move To Greater Transparency Through Digital Recordkeeping

US refuses cooperation with Poland's CIA "black site' probe

Media Hit Job Of The Year: The Demonization of Helen Thomas (9 comments)

God-TV Helps Israel Oust Bedouin (1 comments)

Tuesday, December 28:

Public relations: Rise of the image men

US rejected Polish call for help in alleged CIA prison probe

Media Roots- Hungary's New Nationalism Reflects Dark Past (1 comments)

CIA drone strikes kill 25 in Pakistan

Rove Might Be Trying To "Pull A Siegelman" With Julian Assange (1 comments)

Dana Priest, William M. Arkin -- Monitoring America

"People affiliated with our organization have already been assassinated,' Assange claims

Joe Scarborough; The Two Political Parties... Are Going to Blow Apart... Be Irrelevant (11 comments)

Counter-terror "expert' tells cops: Kill militant Muslims, "including children' (2 comments)

Monday, December 27:

Drug decriminalization pays off in Portugal as US weighs its options (2 comments)

Sheila Dean: Sacramento-area pilot punished for YouTube video

US, merchant of death in Middle East

NATO sees no end to Afghan war

Medicaid Bonuses to Reward States for Insuring More Children

*THE JFK CASE: THE TWELVE WHO BUILT THE OSWALD LEGEND (Part 5: The Double Dangle) (2 comments)

Russian oil tycoon Khodorkovsky found guilty in trial

Sunday, December 26:

"Everyone Just Wants to Kill People at any Cost"

Senate Confirms U.S. Marshals Director With Private Prison Ties

WikiLeaks Founder Assange Lands $1.5 Million Book Deal. How About Bradley Manning Next? (1 comments)

WikiLeaks Archive - Cables Show D.E.A.'s Global Reach -


Cuban medics in Haiti put the world to shame (2 comments)

Gaza aid ship returns to Turkey

'US may recognize Palestinian state' (3 comments)

Netanyahu hits back at Lieberman: Only PM decides Israeli polices (3 comments)

Jean Casella and James Ridgeway: Holiday Thought: Santa Was in Prison and Jesus Got the Death Penalty

White House acts unilaterally on climate

Bus Crash Kills 8 Americans in Egypt

Obama to Enact End-of-Life Planning for Medicare (2 comments)

Have You Been Fooled by the These Dirty Pharma Marketing Tricks? (3 comments)

WikiLeaks: How U.S. tried to stop Spain's torture probe

VIDEO: Is Obama Living Up to His Campaign Promises? (1 comments)

Udall and Merkley launch campaign to save rule-bound Senate (1 comments)

Saturday, December 25:

WV woman lifts war-zone spirits on Christmas

Obama caps Christmas by visiting US troops

Soldier in WikiLeaks Case Has War Resisters' Support

Rick Scott's Economic Advisers Manipulate Research To Claim Unemployed Are Lazy And Don't Try To Find Jobs (1 comments)

Thousands hold anti-US rally in Karachi

VIDEO: Bradley Manning confidant David House reports on the alleged whistle-blower's confinement

"Dear Afghanistan:" A New Year's Call for Peace (2 comments)

"Ayiti Kale Je" Video Offers Fearless Look at Haiti's Christmas Cholera

Friday, December 24:

Census: Fast growth in states with no income tax

Mini nuclear plants to power 20,000 homes (1 comments)

Haaretz: 'WikiLeaks to publish Israel cables on Second Lebanon War, Dubai assassination'

Military sexual abuse 'staggering' (1 comments)

Rape victim arrested for refusing TSA pat down (1 comments)

Who Were The Biggest Corporate Criminals in 2010? (3 comments)

New tax law packed with obscure business tax cuts

Hunting for Oil in the Muddy Waters of the Gulf Shore (2 comments)

As applications drop, work on secret wiretaps grows, U.S. government sources say

Number of civilian casualties in Afghan war rises 20%, U.N. report shows

Thoughts on Bob Woodward's book "Obama's Wars" (1 comments)

Obama Is Set to Shuffle His Staff

Swiss Judge Seeks Atomic Secrets Trial for C.I.A. Moles

Thursday, December 23:

WikiLeaks to Release Israel Documents in Six Months

FBI Expands Probe into Antiwar Activists

U.S. Has Approved Billions in Business With Blacklisted Nations

Who will guard the guardians? The wikileaks-case.

IDF general uses 1945 law to bar East J'lem resident from capital (1 comments)

VIDEO: Assange: "Europeans Are Starting to Wonder ... Does America Obey the Rule of Law?"

US Army: Atheists Unfit To Serve (2 comments)

Election board: Emanuel can run for Chicago mayor (1 comments)

China Seen Defusing Korea

Sheila Dean: Halliburton will pay in Cheney case - Jennifer Epstein -

Sweden has its own sickness - Asia Times

Bayer: Bee-Toxic Pesticide Killed German Bees, But Is Safe in America

Backed by Washington, South Korea stages further military provocations

Halliburton settles bribery case, says charges against Cheney dropped

Senate's Returning Democrats Unanimously Favor Filibuster Reform

UN to investigate treatment of jailed leaks suspect Bradley Manning (1 comments)

Wednesday, December 22:

The Largest Prison Strike In American History Goes Ignored By US Media

Israeli Settlement-Building Booms in West Bank (1 comments)

White House Drafts Executive Order for Indefinite Detention

Banks Accused of Illegally Breaking Into Homes

A Scientist, His Work and a Climate Reckoning (4 comments)

Historic START treaty wins overwhelming Senate vote, 71-26

The Hunger Game (2 comments)

One-sixth of House skips final lame-duck votes

CIA launches task force to assess impact of U.S. cables' exposure by WikiLeaks

How Far Will One Company Go to Avoid Hiring Blacks? (1 comments)

Tomgram: Rebecca Solnit, A Shadow Government of Kindness

Proposed bus ads respond to 'Israeli War Crimes' ad

Government builds vast domestic spying network: report

Tuesday, December 21:

Obama claims sympathy for Iranian victims without mentioning that the U.S. funded their killers (2 comments)

R-CALF USA CEO Bill Bullard: We Support USDA Plan to Conduct

Brent Budowsky: "Reagan is an appeaser' (1 comments)

'Don't ask, don't tell' repealed !

Pentagon Health Plan Won't Cover Brain-Damage Therapy for Troops

Nato denies US military pushing for Pakistan raids

Senate Advances Arms Treaty, 67-28

Specter assails ideological 'cannibalism' in Senate in farewell speech

Wikileaks: Documents Confirm US Plans Against Venezuela by Eva Golinger | ZSpace

FCC passes first net neutrality rules

Coburn Will Block 9/11 First Responders Bill, Potentially Killing Its Chance Of Passage

Three Judges Who Challenged Obamacare All Have Stock In Healthcare Companies

Another Mysterious Death Darkens the Political Landscape in Karl Rove's Alabama

Joint Chiefs chairman Mullen urges Senate to ratify arms treaty with Russia

Hormones: Still Pushed by Pharma; Still Dangerous (1 comments)

Poor & Homeless-Led Groups Across U.S. Mark Homeless Memorial Day with Call: Cities Violating Human Right

Israeli fighter jets attack Gaza (1 comments)

Monday, December 20:

Obama FCC Caves on Net Neutrality -- Tuesday Betrayal Assured (11 comments)

McConnell slams START, but facts don't back him up

U.S. Seeks to Expand Ground Raids in Pakistan

$2tn debt crisis threatens to bring down 100 US cities

Tomgram: Max Blumenthal, The Great Fear

OpEdNews - Article: Skill, Work, Job, Power

North Korea Withholds Fire After Military Drills by South

Here Is More Evidence That Republicans Think Americans Are Stupid (6 comments)

Rev. Dan Vojir: Feeling The Wrath of The FRC: Republicans Rue The Day (6 comments)

Wikileaks And The Secrets That Deceive Us (4 comments)

Newspapers in 2010: Another Bad Year, But the Bleeding Slows

Entire nation gets a 'ringside seat' to total lunar eclipse (4 comments)

Nuclear Pact With Russia Faces Senate Obstacles

Sunday, December 19:

High levels of chromium found in Chicago-area tap water, By Michael Hawthorne, Tribune reporter (1 comments)

*Rove Suspected In Swedish-U.S. Political Prosecution of WikiLeaks (8 comments)

Netanyahu: Stalled peace talks are not catalyst for anti-Israel sentiments (2 comments)

French Professor Urges Europe to Avoid Compliance with US Policies

Julian Assange like a hi-tech terrorist, says Joe Biden

Veterans Want YOU for Civil Resistance! (75 comments)

Why the marriage gap is bad for America by Leah Ward Sears (1 comments)

Did PM Netanyahu Get a Lethal Dose of DU? (3 comments)

The Obama Administration: December 1-17, 2010 (1 comments)

From Haiti: Cubans Establish Important Cholera Treatment Center (1 comments)

Israel attacks South African lawmakers

Saturday, December 18:

Bank of America Sued for Alleged Mortgage Fraud

Mississippi 2010: Lynchings and Double Life Sentences (1 comments)

Gains in Kandahar Came with More Brutal U.S. Tactics

Business Finds Receptive Ear in Roberts Court

BofA blocks WikiLeaks transactions

Obama to sign law ending military gay ban

Blacked-Out in DC: Pay No Attention to those Veterans Chained to the White House Fence (6 comments)

Good Bye Don't Ask Don't Tell! Bill Abolishing DADT Clears Last Senate Hurdle Before Passage (1 comments)

Another Government Suckup: Bank of America Stops Processing WikiLeaks Payments (1 comments)

Assange begins mansion arrest, but his 'source' feels the heat

Larry Flynt: Why I Am Donating $50,000 to WikiLeaks' Defense Fund

Lessons on Haiti: Washington's Malign Influence on that Island

Hope, from now on, will look like this. Chris Hedges Speech Before Joining Anti War Vets in DC Civil Disobedience Action (5 comments)


Julian Assange: WikiLeaks faces 'very aggressive' investigation by US

Friday, December 17:

Gandhi Rolling Over in Grave: India accused of systematic use of torture in Kashmir

UN Chief -- 'Israel must freeze settlement activity'

Blackwater killings: 'US at fault'

Freed on bail -- but US steps up efforts to charge Assange with conspiracy

Pakistani Role Is Suspected in Revealing U.S. Spy's Name

WikiLeaks: Julian Assange says he expects US to charge him with spying

Blackwater Founder in Deal to Sell Company

Scores die as drones renew attack on Pakistan's Khyber

Liberals still seething after passage of tax-cut deal

PolitiFact's Lie of the Year: 'A government takeover of health care' (1 comments)


Sherwood Ross: Manning Within His Rights If He Gave Secrets To WikiLeaks (4 comments)

'Sweden's post-blast air thick with tension', Asia Times

Teacher Magazine: Poll: Teachers Should Be Paid More--and Be More Easily Fired (1 comments)

Federal Government Cuts Off Recession Relief Money To States

"The White House is Doing Things They've Never Done for Tax Cuts"

Ron Ridenour: Letter from Denmark: Stop fascism-in-the-making; Support Wikileaks! (2 comments)

Linn Washington, Jr: First in the hearts of his countrymen? Bringing George Washington's Philadelphia Slave History to Light (1 comments)

Sheila Dean: AFP: Facebook face recognition finds friends in photos

What a Difference a Year Does Not Make in the Life of Mordechai Vanunu

Congress Passes Tax Cut and Unemployment Package

Thursday, December 16:

Will the Fed be able to survive Ron Paul?

135 Arrested For Civil Disobedience at White House; 40 Sec. Video and Ray McGovern Interview (68 comments)

Review of President Obama's Afghanistan Strategy Sees July Troop Withdrawals Despite Perils

Editorial: Underwater maneuvers

START's Senate backers say they have 67 votes

VIDEO: Police Arrest 131 Antiwar Protesters In Front Of White House

Law to Keep Jews and Arabs Apart: Apartheid Israel-Style

BP accused by Azerbaijan of stealing oil worth $10bn

Tomgram: Bill McKibben, Why Obama and Cancún Miss the Point

WikiLeak: US twisted Ethiopia's arm to invade Somalia

Joe Scarborough, Bob Riley, and the Rising GOP Body Count (2 comments)

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange wins bail

Will The Unrest in Europe Inspire Protests in America? (10 comments)

Wednesday, December 15:

SHOCKER from WikiLeaks Cables: BP Suffered Blowout on Azerbaijan Gas Platform

UK, not Sweden, behind efforts to keep Assange in jail

U.S. Tries to Build Case Against WikiLeaks Founder

Dan Froomkin: Ellsberg, Other Anti-War Protesters To Chain Themselves To White House Fence

Bush Sr. Urges Nigeria to Accept Cheney's $250 Million Plea Bargain (2 comments)

Mike Mullen Expresses Impatience with Pakistan

US Sues BP, Transcoean, Anadarko Over Gulf Disaster (2 comments)

Rep. Berman Pushing Secret Resolution to Stifle Palestinian Statehood Moves Here and Abroad

U.S. sues BP, Transcoean, Anadarko over Gulf oil spill

Emanuel keeps cool during 11 hours of residency questions

Air Force Blocks Media Sites That Posted Leaked Cables -

The inhumane conditions of Bradley Manning's detention (1 comments)

Senators load spending bill with earmarks

Senate approves tax cut deal; House Dems weigh amending estate tax

Are These Dangerous Drugs in Your Medicine Chest?

Tuesday, December 14:

Tomgram: Stephan Salisbury, Politics in the Terrordome, 2011

Julian Assange remains in jail as Sweden appeals against bail decision

Raw Story: Halliburton reportedly agrees to pay Nigeria $250 million to drop bribery charges against Cheney, firm (1 comments)

Israel approves more settlement units (2 comments)

Bloomberg Poll: Stick It to Wall Street

Army surgeon on trial for refusing to deploy over Obama's birthplace

Five of the most revealing moments of the Obama presidency. - By John Dickerson - Slate Magazine

Is Karl Rove Driving the Effort to Prosecute Julian Assange?

Assange Bail Set; But He's Still Not Free (29 comments)

India's Telecom Scandal Shakes Parties and Top Officials -

California Teaching Workforce is Running on Empty (1 comments)

Jonathan Martin: Steele stuns by running for reelection

Monday, December 13:

7 incoming GOP leaders rode wave of PAC gifts into power (1 comments)

As U.S. assesses Afghan war, Karzai a question mark

Ralph Nader: "Obama is a Con Man. I Have No Use for Him."

Richard C. Holbrooke, Giant of Diplomacy, Dies at 69 (1 comments)

Voting News: Wikileaks, Estonia's internet election and 'Lessons Learned'. Editor's Note

Tax-cut package clears procedural hurdle in Senate

Are Cholera Vaccines Good For Haiti? (3 comments)

Rep. Ron Paul, G.O.P. Loner, Comes In From Cold

Senate Advances Tax Cut Package

Wall Street Sees Record Revenue in '09-10 Recovery From Government Bailout

Virginia health-care ruling strikes down key provision of Obama's plan (4 comments)

Tomgram: Lewis Lapham, Sweet Celebrity

Rumsfeld: Government documents in new memoir, but not like WikiLeaks

Katrina vanden Heuvel Lays Out the Unfortunate Truth About Obama (9 comments)

Is there a crisis at San Onofre Nuclear Plant, San Diego County? (2 comments)

Totally FOS WaPo Poll finds broad bipartisan support for tax package

Assange: Gillard may get me killed (1 comments)

Papers Shed Light on Eisenhower's Farewell Address: NPR

Kenneth Feinberg Offers Bonuses to BP Spill Victims Who Don't Sue

Four Cities Compete for the 2012 Democratic Convention

Afghanistan Bomb Kills 6 Americans

Sunday, December 12:

WikiLeaks Congressional Hearing Set for Dec. 16

Livni: Israel should have accepted U.S. deal for settlement freeze

Israel rejects Jerusalem split plan

Utah Student Becomes Accidental Activist

Voting News: India deports US voting machine expert. Bridgeport recount finds errors. Editor Note!

Election spending: Financial arms race underway in Washington, D.C. -

Six NATO troops killed in southern Afghanistan

*Miracle in the Gulf of Mexico (1 comments)

Post-Meltdown, Banks Still Rule Derivatives Trade

Israel: settlements not an obstacle

Saturday, December 11:

Worldwide demonstrations support WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

'Mossad, CIA, MI6 behind Tehran attacks'

Happy Holidays From BP, the Gift That Keeps on Giving by Jerry Cope

'Christian Conservative' Should Replace Jewish Some Texas Pols Say Judson Berger (1 comments)

Sarah Palin visits Haiti under tight guard

U.S. to Host World Press Freedom Day in 2011

Mark Madoff, oldest son of Bernie Madoff, hangs himself with dog leash in SoHo apartment

U.S. Recruited Nazis More Than Thought, Declassified Papers Show

House effectively bans Gitmo closure, KSM civilian trial; Judge dismisses Awlaki targeted killing lawsuit

Pakistani Ambassador hosted fundraiser for neocon think-tank

Obama's Disapproval Rating Almost Doubles with Democrats

Obama-Republican Deal Could Mean Tax Hike For One In Three Workers

Ten Internet Petitions You Can Sign Online Supporting WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, Free Speech and a Free Internet - Ridi

Are You Squeamish? Sarah Palin Isn't. (2 comments)

Envoy Richard Holbrooke in critical condition post-surgery (1 comments)

You Have The Right To Remain Silent: National Lawyers Guild (1 comments)

Protests Turn Violent in Haiti

US House approves large increase in military aid to Israel

Friday, December 10:

Senate hawks push Obama on Iran

Unauthorized US strike kills 6 Pakistanis (2 comments)

Voting News: New York 7th SD recount quest about precedent. Alaska judge rules for state

Obama withdraws offer to donate 20 F-35s to Israel (5 comments)

Robert Fisk: Lebanon holds its breath over leaked revelations

Nigeria: Halliburton plans plea bargain in Cheney corruption case (2 comments)

Something is Rotten in Sweden by Dave Lindorff

FBI seeks delay in outside review of its anthrax probe

Long Path To Redemption

E.P.A. Delays Tougher Rules on Emissions (1 comments)

The Internet Cannot Be Stopped: WikiLeaks Defectors About To Launch OpenLeaks (1 comments)

Family Group Conferencing: Implications for Crime Victims

Obama's tax-cut deal: Some major Democratic donors plan to withhold funds

Personalizing Crime: Mediation Produces Restorative Justice for Victims and Offenders

Community Police Turn To Restorative Justice

Restorative Justice: The Evidence

WikiLeaks cables: Pfizer 'used dirty tricks to avoid clinical trial payout'

Restorative Justice with stranger or acquaintance victims, different angles apply. (2 comments)

Introducing OEN's First Special Issue: Restorative Justice (12 comments)

Success Stories

Report: Assange accuser flees to Middle East, may not be cooperating with police (1 comments)

Former European leaders: Sanction Israel over settlement building

9/11 Health Bill Blocked in Senate

Thursday, December 9:

Anti-Aging Breakthrough (1 comments)

NCBA, NPPC Help Packers Capture U.S. Cattle Supply Chain

New York Study on Who May End Up Homeless Called Cruel (1 comments)

Julian Assange should be awarded Nobel peace prize, suggests Russia

WikiLeaks: U.S. Helped Spain Fight American Treasure Hunter

Tuition Rise Spurs Violent Protests in Britain

Obama "confident" amid Dem tax revolt

Voting News: Creating elections we can trust - Columbia Co New York, Humboldt & Yolo CA

Soros Warns U.S. Could Be on Verge Dictatorial Democracy, Slams Fox News, Glenn Beck

Corruption Is Increasing Faster In America Than Anywhere Except Cuba, Dominica And Burkina Faso (3 comments)

"Don't ask, don't tell" procedural vote fails in Senate

Now Praised, Six Years Ago Aspirin Was Denigrated by Vioxx Marketing (3 comments)

Christian Extremist Group to Picket Elizabeth Edwards Funeral (1 comments)

"The Palestine Cables" -- WikiLeaks expose European chill on Israel after Cast Lead, and Lebanese advice on defeating H


US politicians demand trial on Assange espionage charge

US Subverting Australian Democracy: WikiLeaks Cables Reveal Secret Ties between Rudd Coup Plotters and US Embassy (1 comments)

16 Tycoons Agree to Give Away Fortunes (3 comments)

Tomgram: Fatima Bhutto, The War Against Pakistan

NOT a Ceremony But a PROTEST in Berlin for Mordechai Vanunu 12.12.10 (1 comments)

Commissioner tells why county is hand-counting all its ballots

Merry Christmas: It's Bonus Time On Wall Street (5 comments)

One Community's Restorative Alternative (1 comments)

Wednesday, December 8:

Raw Story: Gitmo may be WikiLeaks' next target

Voting News: Michigan recount uncovers ballot probs. Internet voting in age of Cyber War

Presidential Candidate Martelly and US Embassy Voice Concerns About Vote Tampering in Haiti (1 comments)

Julian Assange extradition attempt an uphill struggle, says specialist

Sheila Dean: D. ELLSBERG: WikiLeaks reveals "state of hypocrisy"

TSA workers, experts worry about radiation exposure (1 comments)

How Fraudster Economists Assert That "Higher Taxes Won't Reduce the Deficit"

More than 100,000 BP Oil Disaster Claims Denied Since Thanksgiving (2 comments)

Matt Bai: Talk on the Left of a Primary Challenge to Obama

Accuser of WikiLeaks' Assange is linked to Cuban dissidents

Deal on Tax Cuts Will Aid Most, Especially Highest Earners

Fans remember John Lennon 30 years after his death

Wall Street Darling Faces Charges of Sex and Race Discrimination (2 comments)

Ads Are Cool But Gardasil and Cervarix Vaccines Aren't Selling (1 comments)

Senate convicts La. judge on impeachment charges (1 comments)

America Criticized For Human Rights Abuses (3 comments)

Ex-Intelligence Officers, Others See Plusses in WikiLeaks Disclosures (5 comments)

Sheila Dean: Government Forced to Release Docs on Spying Program by William Fisher --

How to be homophobes, by Linda and Richard Eyre | Main Street Plaza

Senator Sanders Keeps Up Pressure; FED Revelations Continue (1 comments)

FBI plant banned by mosque because he was too extreme (3 comments)

Rolling Stone releases Lennon's final interview - The Associated Press

U.S. to meet with Israeli, PA officials in bid to save peace talks (2 comments)

Assange, Wikileaks mount new defense - U.S. news - WikiLeaks in Security -

Press Release: Lynching Assange: Dissecting Anna Ardin's Case against Assange - Evidence Destroyed Over and Over Again (6 comments)

Tuesday, December 7:

Veterans Demand Their Bonus: Peace (1 comments)

U.S. dilemma: No easy way to charge Assange

Press Release: JULIAN ASSANGE SPEAKS OUT: Don't Shoot Messenger for Revealing Uncomfortable Truths (12 comments)

Armed services are urged to stock kitchens with Gulf seafood (2 comments)

Cables Belie Gulf States' Backing for Strikes on Iran

Judge Dismisses Challenge to Targeted Killing

U.S. Ends Push to Renew Israeli Freeze on Settlements

The Cable Guy: Julian Assange Becomes the US's Public Enemy No. 1 - SPIEGEL ONLINE - News - International

Elizabeth Edwards Dead From Cancer At 61

Obama defends White House deal with GOP on tax cuts

US sabotaged Copenhagen Talks on Global Warming a Year Ago (1 comments)

Tomgram: Engelhardt, Epitaph from the Imperial Graveyard

Here's Why Americans Hate Lawyers (8 comments)

Judge denies WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange bail (17 comments)

Support WikiLeaks and Defend Julian Assange (10 comments)

BBC News - Wikileaks founder Julian Assange arrested in London (27 comments)

Monday, December 6:


WikiLeaks Lawyer Threatens Massive Release of Files (1 comments)

Raw Story: Hackers take down website of bank that froze WikiLeaks funds (1 comments)

Voting News: NY SD 7 recount battle rages on. NC instant runoff wipes candidate's 100K lead


Assange 'to meet' UK police

Elizabeth Edwards' cancer takes turn for the worse (1 comments)

Retiring Sen. George Voinovich to oppose any extension of Bush-era tax cuts

Tomgram: Alfred McCoy, Taking Down America

Bush Tax Cuts Weigh on Wall Street's Bonus Season

Bush Tax-Cut Deal Between Obama and Republicans Is Near

WikiLeaks founder threatens to release entire cache of unfiltered files

In the Bayou, Husband and Wife Battle the Oil Disaster and Fish for Survival (3 comments)

The Sexual Molestation of Black Boys; Abuse Often Leads to Hyper-masculinization or Hyper-feminization (3 comments)

Afghan poll shows falling confidence in U.S. efforts to secure country

Did Drug Abuse and Racism Effect a Federal Judge's Rulings? (4 comments)

WikiLeaks Website Currently

Iran talks set to open in Geneva

Sunday, December 5:

WikiLeaks server goes down, Swiss say

Voting News: Travis Texas recount 'shines light on election problems'. Minn recount slammed

Is America repeating the mistakes of ancient Rome? by T.M.Elkins

Assange Accuser Worked with US-Funded, CIA-Tied Anti-Castro Group (8 comments)

Iran says it's now fully self-sufficient at producing uranium

Gingrich: I'm 'more inclined to run' in 2012

McConnell Says Dems Will Cave On Tax Cuts

WikiLeaks Cable Disaster Spurs Obama Plan to Shake Up Key Personnel

The Obama Administration: November 16-30, 2010

Raúl sends message of solidarity to Venezuela (3 comments)

Wiki weakens Iran war drive

Pushing a Right to Bear Arms, the Sharp Kind

New Hurdles for Wikileaks and Assange

Mounting State Debts Stoke Fears of a Looming Crisis

Saturday, December 4:

State Department Warns Ivy League University Students: Don't link to, talk about Wikileaks (11 comments)

US admitting to Iran N-right 'positive'

200k Votes 'Found' a Month After Election in NYC

Millions Bracing for Cutoff of Unemployment Checks

Clinton charm falls flat with Iranian minister (1 comments)

On tax cuts, liberals wonder if Obama's really got their back

Government for Sale: How Lobbyists Shaped the Financial Reform Bill

72 super PACs spent $83.7 million on election, financial disclosure reports show

Kill Patients With Death Panels-- The Republican Answer to State Budget Woes (12 comments)

WikiLeaks cables reveal how US manipulated climate accord (5 comments)

Ron Paul: "What we need is more WikiLeaks'

BBC: PayPal cuts Wikileaks access for donations

Lockheedville 2010 Anti-war Protest

10 Republican Lies About the Bush Tax Cuts | Crooks and Liars

FBI Delivers Subpoenas to More Anti-War, Solidarity Activists in Chicago | Committee to Stop FBI Repression (3 comments)

Giant Tar Mat Threatens Parts Of Orange Beach | ORANGE BEACH, Alabama

John Pilger - Wikileaks - The War You Don't See

Ron Paul: "What we need is more WikiLeaks"! (2 comments)

Cheney Faces Arrest in Nigeria for Halliburton Bribes (6 comments)

Friday, December 3:

Christie's Corruption Case Shows Horrid Legacy of 'Loyal Bushies,' Cover-ups (4 comments)

Voting News: Election hangover,Bush V Gore legacy. N.Carolina still counting IRV contest

Massive Israeli forest fire continues deadly sweep (2 comments)

Radiation scientists agree TSA naked body scanners could cause breast cancer and sperm mutations

When the Jobless Become the Unemployable

Daniel Ellsberg Says Boycott Amazon (2 comments)

University PR Type Gets Caught in a Blatant Lie

Obama in Afghanistan to visit troops domain taken down: DNS host cites "mass attacks' as site vanishes from Web and Uses new URL (3 comments)

The Year's Best Books On The FInancial Crisis: My Picks (4 comments)

Capital Rivals: Nancy Pelosi vs. John Boehner

Mass evacuations as huge blaze threatens Haifa

Lawyer: Sweden investigating Assange for sex without condom (1 comments)

Thursday, December 2:

Andy Stern will vote No on deficit commission

Interactive: -Which Banks Got Emergency Loans from the Fed During the Financial Meltdown? (1 comments)

FED Produces List of Bank & CORPORATE Bailout Recipients (1 comments)

Voting News: New York City BoE finds 200,000 more votes. Bridgeport CT recount chugs on

The Fatal Flaws In The Case Against Maxine Waters

US State Department tells employees not to read WikiLeaks


New Iran Nuclear Talks Under a Cloud After WikiLeaks Dump

House passes bill to extend Bush-era tax cuts to middle class


Controversial Drug Given to All Guantanamo Detainees Akin to "Pharmacologic Waterboarding" (4 comments)

Fed aid in financial crisis went beyond U.S. banks to industry, foreign firms

WikiLeaks Reveals U.S. Interference With Courts in Spain (3 comments)

As Mad Cow Disease Scientist Prusiner Awarded Nat'l. Medal of Science, Group Urges USDA to Withdraw OTM Rule (2 comments)

Obama and GOPers Worked Together to Kill Bush Torture Probe | Mother Jones (4 comments)

Ellsberg Disagrees With WikiLeaks' Assange on Whether Clinton Should Resign

Tea Party Nation President: 'Restrict Voting to Property Owners Only'

World Bank President Robert Zoellick Slams Wikileaks

Remains of 6 killed by Afghan cop come home

Fed wants to strip a key protection for homeowners

Wednesday, December 1:

Unemployment benefits: not until Bush tax cuts pass, Senate GOP says

Harvard scientists reverse the ageing process in mice -- now for humans

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