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December 2011

Saturday, December 31:

Obama Crowned Himself on New Year's Eve (7 comments)

Got AIDs? Your fault, says Ron Paul. Boss can't keep his hands off you? Switch jobs, says Ron Paul (20 comments)

Cables Hold Clues to U.S.-Iran Mysteries

Boring Blogs and Not-So-Social Media (1 comments)

What Would Moses Do? (1 comments)

A Normal Life (6 comments)

The Year 2011 in Short Review (1 comments)

The Agony of Iraq, the Country of My Birth (3 comments)

The Mitt Romney Weather Vane

Dangerous Warmongering Rhetoric: Michele Bachmann lists Russia and China as part of "Axis of Evil"

Iowa's a Sideshow It's Still Romney Versus Obama (1 comments)

Toothless and Tone Deaf

The EPA Gets It Right, But Watch Out for the Republicans (2 comments)

Stories We Will Still Have to Write in 2012 (2 comments)

2011: The Return of "Power to the People" (1 comments)

Ron Paul's Anti-Progressive Agenda (61 comments)

State of Human Rights in Israel

Iowa: Watch!...Watch!...Watch!... Why Are You Watching? (2 comments)

Friday, December 30:

The Obama I found under my TREE! (3 comments)

Urging Obama to Stop Rush to Iran War (9 comments)

2012: Where do we go from here? (10 comments)

Bathing in the Blood of Virgins (12 comments)

The Disuniting of America

Shukran, Israel (2 comments)

There is No Turning Back (1 comments)

Slouching Towards 2012 (4 comments)

Facts: A Cure for Foxification?

Selective Sympathy: War's Mayhem and Murder is Somehow Less Hard to Bear than an Injured Animal's Humane Termination

2011 Politics: The Best and Worst

Western Perspectives on the Tibetan Issue and Nepal's One-China Policy (1 comments)

Blood Lifestyle: Externalizing the Cost of Human Life (2 comments)

*Combating the Distortions Over NDAA Military Detentions, Does This Mean You? You'd Better Believe It (4 comments)

The Biggest Losers Are Women: Reflecting on the War in Iraq

Israel v. Palestine in 2012 (1 comments)

Saudi Arabian State Terror

Thursday, December 29:

Government of the rich, by rich and for the rich

The U.S. Muscles its Way into China's Backyard; Misguided, Dangerous Hubris (7 comments)

Let's Sit This One Out (7 comments)

The Wormwood Express: American War Crime Rolls On

I'm Mitt Romney's Hair Stylist (2 comments)

Slip-Sliding to War with Iran (1 comments)

My Political Prediction for 2012: It's Obama-Clinton (1 comments)

Marginalizing Ron Paul (4 comments)

Egypt Security Raids US, German and Egyptian NGOs (2 comments)

Vote Against Obama in Iowa (6 comments)

Ron Paul, the Obama Deception, and the Occupy Evolution (4 comments)

*The "Enemy Combatant" Designation Really Means More Due Process, Not Less (1 comments)

Republicans Want Your Civil Rights to be Taken Away! (1 comments)

A Republican's Lament: "It's a Disgrace" (1 comments)

*Divide and Conquer: Class Warfare in the Age of Less (3 comments)

CRIMES OF FINANCE: The Pyramid of Bangladesh (1 comments)

*Happy Days? Sending a battalion of plumbers... (1 comments)

Escalating Anti-Iranian Tensions

Grim 2012 Economic Outlook

Vote Obama -- If You Want a Centrist Republican for US President (2 comments)

Wednesday, December 28:

In a Land of Facades, Mark the First Signs of an Indian Spring

Kathy Malloy: Terror of the Diseased Ferrets (1 comments)

Clinton, Haiti And Martelly

This Is The Right Moment for Churches To Pay Attention to Israel's Occupation

My New Year's Resolutions

Gingrich's Iowa Crash Has GOP Base Hunting for Next Anti-Romney

The Year's Top Story is Not Getting Coverage

Newt and the Loony Religious Fringe That Now Runs the Republican Party

Food for fuel, a sure way of creating a hunger crisis (3 comments)

Gary Brumback: America needs a socially responsible capitalism (5 comments)

Frankenstein, Genetic Engineered Crops and India's Suit Against Monsanto (2 comments)

Prof Rodrigue Tremblay: The "Official End" of the Bush-Cheney Disaster in Iraq? (3 comments)

Einstein's Prescience

Going Before The Fall: The Pride (Hubris) That Was Ron Paul, Including A Newsletter Timeline (14 comments)

2011: The year that shook the world (1 comments)

Wrecking America's Postal Service (2 comments)

Gaza: Remembering Cast Lead (1 comments)

Tuesday, December 27:

After Spring, Any Thing Can Happen

Kathy Malloy: End Game

A new banking crisis: You can bank on it (9 comments)

Understanding Abortion (4 comments)

Justifying War with Iran (6 comments)


*I Talked With an Algerian Last Night About NDAA, He Said Expect People to Start Disappearing (4 comments)

2011: The Year the Power Went Off in Washington (5 comments)

Were There Actually Two Ronald Reagan's? (5 comments)

U.N. Helpless in the Face of Syrian Government Atrocities

An economic planner of Zardari regime calls for dismantling of Pakistan's nuclear program

Voting Conspiracy vs. Voting Democracy (3 comments)

Franklin P. Lamb: * A Tale of Two Squares and Two Movements

It may be too late

Driving The Clown Car: A (Serious) Look At GOP Campaign Managers With Nonetheless HILARIOUS UDATES! (2 comments)

24 Items Not to Hoard (10 comments)

Better than Obama: Why the Establishment is Terrified of Ron Paul (17 comments)

*UN-Occupy Boehner! (1 comments)

Pain and Poison (1 comments)

Responsible New York Banking

Netanyahu Rejects Peace

Monday, December 26:

Stop Picking on the Poor Plutocrats

If You Care About Keystone and Climate Change, Occupy Exxon

Iraq: Who Won, Who Lost, Who Got Screwed? (1 comments)

Recall Those in Congress Who Voted for the NDAA (2 comments)

The Touchy-Feely Propaganda of 60 Minutes (1 comments)

Uncle Sam is making the wrong choices

U.S. Policies Motivate Iran to Obtain a Nuclear Weapon (1 comments)

"God Particle' Refudiates the Religious Right (24 comments)

*SLAPP Lawsuits: First Amendment Threats (1 comments)

Sweden and its dark side, Stieg Larsson, and Hollywood's 'The girl with the dragon tattoo' (1 comments)

Obama Year Three: Continuing His Rogue Agenda (5 comments)

Russian v. US Elections (1 comments)

Sunday, December 25:

2011 another hard year for Muslims in America

Montanans Launch Recall of Senators Who Approved NDAA Military Detention. Merry Christmas, US Senate. (5 comments)

Protecting Christmas, with stinger missiles? (2 comments)

Ron Paul should apologize for racist newsletter comments; Rick Perry for misusing Christianity in a sleazy ad (6 comments)

Fed Economists Urged DC to Help Homeowners Directly (7 comments)

My Declaration of War on Christmas (5 comments)

Paul Flunks the R (Racism) Test for Good Reason (15 comments)

European Economy in Dire Straits, and the US Too. How So, Why So? (10 comments)

H.B. 317 Utah's Sound Money Dilemma (1 comments)

Have Yourself A Merry Little Scandal: Pandering To The Christian Right Is VERY Expensive ($1M) For Rick Santorum (1 comments)

"What It Is Like to Go to War", by Karl Marlantes--My Response (4 comments)

Moving from a War Economy to a Peace Economy (1 comments)

Spoiling for a Fight with Syria and Iran (3 comments)

Israel's Repressive Permit System

Playing Chess in Eurasia

Saturday, December 24:

Hallelujah Corporations!

The Poor Rich and the Scrooginess of Congress

America's Debt to Bradley Manning (2 comments)

All I Want for Christmas Is My Civil Liberties! (1 comments)

Relief for New Orleans -- Benevolent Military Occupation

OccupyDC. Occupy Alcohol? (1 comments)

Waiting for John Brown (2 comments)

The Degeneration of Occupy Wall Street Into A Charity (14 comments)

The touchy-feely propaganda of 60 Minutes (5 comments)

Occupy the Mainstream Media: Why the Movement's Next Target Should Be the Press (5 comments)

Holiday Season Hypocrisy (1 comments)

EU Protests Israeli Occupation Policies

Bradley Manning: Hero, or Traitor? (5 comments)

Friday, December 23:

The Duke of Nablus

Zoya K. and Paul Begala (1 comments)

The eagle, the bear and the dragon (3 comments)

The GOP History of Hostage-Taking

Occupy World 5.0 (9 comments)

Let's End Gerrymandering with Fair Voting for Congress (7 comments)

A Christmas Carol for 2011

*Christ Mass in OWS 'Liberty Park' to Honor Rev. Martin Luther King Pacifism (2 comments)

Pot Shots and Other Stories (3 comments)

Medicare Privatization Plans

Deepening Global Financial Trouble (1 comments)

On Havel/Kim, Where's the Objectivity?

Thursday, December 22:

To Be In Love

Dan DeWalt: Vying for Detention: Two liberal Democratic Senators Give Us a Police State for Christmas (35 comments)

On to the Next "Bubble Fantasy" (6 comments)

Is 'White Culture' Crippling Disabled People? (3 comments)

Newt Gingrich Calls For Moving U.S. Embasy in Israel to Jerusalem (11 comments)

A Progressive Revolt (1 comments)

Sheila Dean: Expect multiplied dissent by way of indefinite US military detention and human rights errors (1 comments)

Another Week in Occupied New York; Keep Shopping, Everything's Fine (1 comments)

House Republicans Latest Installment of "Theatre of the Absurd" (2 comments)

State of Tennessee is No Titan When Protecting Black Family From Toxic Racism

Prospects for Peace on Earth (3 comments)

One Jew's Christmas (8 comments)

A Leaderless Revolution: Occupy Economic Democracy - Part 1 of 2 (2 comments)

Racism As A Modern Construct (2 comments)

No Revolution In Arab World (1 comments)

The Payroll Tax Cut Debate Masks Detrimental Reforms To Unemployment Insurance (2 comments)

Medical Self Defense and the Black Panther Party --An interview with Alondra Nelson

Grim Holiday Season Tidings

Tarek Mehanna: Victimized by Racist Injustice

Wednesday, December 21:

Ron Paul and God (18 comments)

Kathy Malloy: Americans Held Hostage (3 comments)

The Bush/Obama War Against Truth (10 comments)

Why the Republican Crackup is Bad For America (7 comments)

On the Streets of Bedford Falls

Why Jamie Dimon Just Doesn't Get It (4 comments)

Pvt. Manning and Imperative of Truth (3 comments)

Christmas Gifts for a Collapsing America (1 comments)

Early Christmas for Virginia Prisoner

Yasmeen Ali: Pakistan Needs to Declare Its Independence (2 comments)

To what lows will the fearful anti-Paul establishment sink? (10 comments)

The Occupy Movement Must Also Become a Voters' Rebellion (10 comments)

American Values in the Christmas Season: "Amahl and the Night Visitors"

Jesus Redefines the Word "Liberal" (3 comments)

Don't Mute Newt (1 comments)

Why the Republicans Want the Presidency (11 comments)

Thousand's of Women in Cairo March in Protest Against Egyptian Military's Brutality of Women (1 comments)

Is the War in Iraq Finally Over???

Down The Bottomless Pit Of Lie (5 comments)

"The Great American Debate:" An Election Preview (1 comments)

Taking and Breaking an Oath of Office (1 comments)

Memogate Scandal Escalates in Pakistan

Destroying the American Dream (2 comments)

Israeli Delegitimization (2 comments)

Tuesday, December 20:

Will Public Outrage Finally Force the President and the States to Prosecute Outlaw Bankers? (5 comments)

The coming run on European banks and the resulting crash of the European (and US?) economies (5 comments)

Kathy Malloy: Good Ol' Boys (2 comments)

I've Had It with These Masked Thugs (2 comments)

How The Presidential Race Will Play Out (4 comments)

*Why is the Media Lying About New NDAA Power for Indefinite Military Detention of Americans?

Tomgram: Nick Turse, The Life and Death of American Drones

The Cowardly Senator Wyden

Can the U.S. Government close social media accounts?

Reflecting on Some of the Happenings of this Momentous Year

A Congress of Cowards (14 comments)

Bear Kosik: Pre, Post and Presently Occupied by Snow Globes (4 comments)

*Anonymous: Night Raid Equipment-Maker Lobbied for NDAA, Singles Out Sen. Rob Portman. (1 comments)

Hi Tech Spying Used by Libya, Egypt Almost Certainly Being Used On US Citizens (4 comments)

Money Power World Rule (3 comments)

Growing Hunger and Homelessness in America

Monday, December 19:

A Better World's In Birth (Maybe) (1 comments)

Why (Even If You're Not for Non-Human Rights) You Should UN-OCCUPY Big-Ag (5 comments)

The Defining Issue: Not Government's Size, but Who It's For (4 comments)

Holding a Thumb to the Wind: America, Land of the Fearful, is No Place to Hitch-Hike (2 comments)

American Values and the Christmas Season: Intro & "A Christmas Carol"

Is Iraq War End a New Day?

Shaukat Qadir: Was the Attack on Pakistani Outposts Deliberate?: How Far Will the US Go to Target Pakistan's Military?

The Transformation of the American Society into a "Controlled" State (13 comments)

The Nightmare of Ron Paul's Iowa Win (28 comments)


Migrants' Rights Are Human Rights! Take Local Police Out of Immigration Enforcement (3 comments)

Death Sentences Drop to Lowest Number Since 1976

Mt. Rushmore After Dark (1 comments)

Four Psychologists at the Gates of Hell (4 comments)

Global Economic Tremors (2 comments)

Terrorizing Palestinians and Israeli Arabs

Sunday, December 18:

Wisconsin Recall Calculus: $5 Million Dirty Dollars Versus 500,000 Angry Citizens (4 comments)

The War is Pronounced Dead (2 comments)

Gingrich Covets Messiah Gig (3 comments)

A Wake Up Call (1 comments)

A Man in Tunisia, a Movement on Wall Street, and the Soldier Who Ignited the Fuse (8 comments)

Three myths about the detention bill (3 comments)

Is ICE Running Out of Criminals to Deport?

*Why a Constitutional Law Professor Cannot Sign NDAA, Allowing Military Detention of Americans

The hypocrisy of democracy and how our failures create environmental devastation

I'm Supporting Rocky Anderson for President (13 comments)

Thoughts Ron Paul's Monetary Plans, Foreign Policy, and Why (9 comments)

Can the Office of the Inspector General Be Trusted to Perform its Mandated Duties and Hold the SEC Accountable? (3 comments)

Nuclear Power to be Banned in California!

Friends of Rick Perry: Mr. and Mrs. Gramm 1/4

"It's So Not Over," Say Occupy Protests (2 comments)

Why Buy Local Foods and How Do Consumers, Small Farms and Businesses Become Empowered in This Era of Corporatization? (2 comments)

China Corrupts Canadian Corporatism: Red Daze of Regulators (4 comments)

How the GOP stole America (23 comments)

Ask Newt Gingrich

Impressions of People's Convention of Florida (1 comments)

Bear Kosik: The Proposed Petition for Redress and Pledge of Action (1 comments)

Washington's Greater Middle East Agenda: War

Ugly Israeli Realities Emerge

Operation "Save Romney" (1 comments)

Saturday, December 17:

Are the Nazi-linked Backgrounds of Some of America's Biggest Corporations a Clue to the Direction We Are Headed? (17 comments)

What Non-Commercial, Non-Material Presents Are You Giving This Holiday Season? (1 comments)

How Iraq Maneuvered the US Exit (3 comments)

So What Exactly Are We Supposed To Do? (30 comments)

The Trial of Bradley Manning -- Rule of Law or Rule of Intimidation, Retaliation, Retribution? (5 comments)

Animals and Religion (2 comments)

Pennsylvania Legislators Shoot Down Pigeons--Again (4 comments)

Yesterday's Preliminary Hearing: What We Learned Concerning Joe Paterno (Part five of "What did Joe Paterno know ... (5 comments)

From Arab Spring to Russian Winter?

Pathetic Partisan Persuasion and Other Stupid Stuff

Political Washington Abolishes Due Process Protections (1 comments)

Kristallnacht in Palestine

"With Friends Like These"

War Without End, Amen: The Reality of America's Aggression Against Iraq (6 comments)

Is the Iraq War actually over? (16 comments)

Friday, December 16:

I Wish We'd Stop Doing This (5 comments)

Matt Gratz: Obama & Clinton Called as Witnesses for Bradley Manning (7 comments)

Bradley Manning Deserves a Medal (7 comments)

Obama, Congress Back Legalization of a Police State (9 comments)

Dying Empire Bebop: The Sedition Of Ecstatic Novelty

The Way to Occupy a Bank is to Own One (6 comments)

Christopher Hitchens: Reason in Revolt (4 comments)

Liberating America's Worldview (15 comments)

Set Your Doomsday Clock to 11:51 (8 comments)

Why the Arab Spring was no surprise.

*Out of the Frying Pan and Into the Fire: The Nomadic Life of an #OWS Occupier Sans Occupation (14 comments)

2011: The Year Corporations Attacked Democracy (13 comments)

Obama Approves Draconian Police State Law (8 comments)

Banker Occupation and Europain

Thursday, December 15:

Sibel Edmonds: Syria Coverage Update: BBC Reporter was Detained & Prevented from Covering US-NATO- Syrian Operations in Turkey! (2 comments)

Congressional Tyranny, White House Surrender (7 comments)

Corporate Elites and Their Small-Minded Political Servants are Creating the Incredibly Shrinking America (2 comments)

Why We Occupy Clear Channel (9 comments)

Will Iraq Debacle Prevent Iran War? (1 comments)

Friend of the Devil-A Rock and Roll Epistle (1 comments)

Keep Nataline's Spirit of Christmas Alive (3 comments)

Recovering from Authoritarian Simpatico Syndrome (ASS): "Because the cops don't need you and man they expect the same" (7 comments)

Here We, The People, Are (10 comments)

Obama Extols Virtues of Arab Spring while Pentagon Trains Security Forces to Crush It

There Goes the Republic (2 comments)

CONVICTED in Court -- and PRAISED by the Judge! (1 comments)

When you're betting someone's salary, it's time to reassess (5 comments)

Mega Corporations and Banks ARE the Government (11 comments)

Libyan and European rulers' treatment of Blacks and immigrant workers

Transcending Christmas: The Final Chapter? (1 comments)

Only a True Democracy Can Meet The People's Needs; We Need a New Way to Select Representatives to Congress (2 comments)

Reform vs. Revolution Within Occupy (2 comments)

Bear Kosik: *The Occupy Movement Needs to Take the Next Step (3 comments)

Too Early To Chill The Champagne? Action Heats Up On Overturning Citizens United (1 comments)

Solar panels in the Sahara... a few concerns (3 comments)

Oops! We're Doomed (22 comments)

Europe in Disarray (1 comments)

Illegal FBI Spying on Community Groups

Russia united -- for the time being (Part II)

Voter Suppression and My Situation (2 comments)

Wednesday, December 14:

NATO dreams of civil war in Syria

They kill horses, don't they?

An Offer to the President (7 comments)

The 2011 Edition: Why Do They Hate Us? (1 comments)

"Ag Gag" Bill Reintroduced in Florida, as Animal Activist Faces Felony for Photography (2 comments)

David Cameron Barked Up the Wrong Euro Tree

The Accidental Truth-Teller: Glenn Beck, the Tea Party and Race

The Sociopathic Movement That Is Poisoning The American Society (16 comments)

Transcending Christmas, Pt 3: Can OWS Help Save The Spirit of Christmas? (1 comments)

Legislating Tyranny in America (4 comments)

Lawless Israeli Oppression in Palestine (1 comments)

Tuesday, December 13:

The Military and Those Strange Threats to Obama (21 comments)

Where The Waters Begin - Shell, Fortune Minerals And Salmon

Can Financial Markets Avoid Collapse? (6 comments)

Newt's Tax Plan, and Why His Polls Rise the More Outrageous He Becomes (4 comments)

Twisted Main Street

The Hijacking of Israel (3 comments)

Could It Be: Privatization of Education in India Helps the Poor (3 comments)

What is the Real Story about Jesus? (16 comments)

Amy Fried, Ph.D.: Old Enough to be Raped (10 comments)

The V-Word (9 comments)

BDS update: BDS unites East and West

David Lindorff, Sr.: Thoughts on Mark Twain's 'The War Prayer' (9 comments)

US Jobs Creation Only "Change" for Working People Creating Good Paying Jobs Unobtainable with the Democrats and Republic (2 comments)

A Dangerous Woman: Indefinite Detention at Carswell (6 comments)

Seven Billion People: Can A Continued Rise In The Global Population Be Sustained (3 comments)

The Black Vote is Still President Obama's Trump Card, But only if the numbers are there (3 comments)

How We Can Change the Media (5 comments)

The Danger from Politicizing "Terror" (6 comments)

What is Britain's Labour Party For?

A Wish to be Railroaded (2 comments)

Diego Rivera Occupies MOMA (2 comments)

*Homeless No More: The #Occupation of New York is Just the Beginning (1 comments)

Gary Brumback: America's Corpocracy: The Legacy of U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Lewis F. Powell (1907-1998) (5 comments)

New U.S. Adventurism in the South China Sea (2 comments)

Transcending Christmas, Pt. 2: Who Owns Christmas - Rick Perry, Tony Perkins or... FOX News? (1 comments)

Critical Health Issues in Gaza

Europe Lays an Egg (3 comments)

Monday, December 12:

The Koch Brothers, ALEC and the Savage Assault on Democracy (4 comments)

"Despair Is Not an Option" (3 comments)

Grand Delusion: Resisting the Siren Song of Specialness (3 comments)

The Pretext for a North American Homeland Security Perimeter (3 comments)

Democracy Burning: Three Founding OWS Members Talk About Our Broken System And How to Fix It (21 comments)

Oligarchy Unmasked . . . and Outspoken (4 comments)

U.S. Free Speech Hypocrisy (2 comments)

*Don't Kill the Messenger (Service)

Remembering His-Story - Iran Attack Next?

Tom Engelhardt: The 1% Election

Our Boiling Frog Communism (4 comments)

How The Pendulum Has Swung (5 comments)

The Stillborn Project of a Eurasian Union: Why Russia-led Post-Soviet Integration Has Little Prospects

Bernie Sanders: Saving Our Democracy (31 comments)

*Korean Traitor US Stooge UN 'Terror Council' Sec. Gen. in Somalia (1 comments)

*Seeds of destruction: It's NOT just about food (10 comments)

Resisting Gender Violence Without Cops or Prisons --An interview with Victoria Law

Olena Tregub: The "Kyiv Post's" Survey of German Experts on Ukraine XIV: Andreas Stein

Transcending Christmas: Will The Christian Right Kill The Christmas Spirit? The Christmas Truce of 1914 Shows Why. (7 comments)

Holy BLood, Holy Grail and Da Vinci Code: Is Romney the Fruit of Mormon Belief That Christ was Married ? (12 comments)

Wrecking Europe to Fix It

Treating Palestinians Lawlessly

Sunday, December 11:

New, Previously Suppressed Grand Jury Testimony and Joe Paterno: Part four of "What did Joe Paterno know and when... (15 comments)

Time to "bet the farm"? (1 comments)

What's the Biggest Event or Thing that Happened This Year? (20 comments)

*Why Obama Will Not Veto NDAA Military Detention of Americans: He Requested It. (45 comments)

Nepal: parties quarrel over state system, accountable politics greater need (1 comments)

Flying Under the Radar: Hiding Romney's Non Christian Credentials (13 comments)

Nate Whitaker: Occupy Yourself, Part 2 The personalization of the Occupy Movement (1 comments)

GA Legislator: Drug Test Legislators As Well As Unemployed and Poor (2 comments)

Muslim Charity Principals Denied Justice

New GOP Data Shows No Need For Voter ID (6 comments)

The One Thing (7 comments)

Wall Street is at it Again! This Time It's France! (3 comments)

GOP Candidates Wear the Jewish Kippah (2 comments)

The Remarkable Political Stupidity of the Street (3 comments)

The Fearmongers (1 comments)

Hillary Clinton and Internet Freedom (2 comments)

Saturday, December 10:

Occupy is Not Just About Occupying (5 comments)

Incredible Video of Democrat and Republican Leaders in Secret Caucus (10 comments)

WIC perhaps in political danger (2 comments)

Is Mitt Romney Too Smart for the Republican Base? (13 comments)

Vengeance is Mine, Saith the Lord (32 comments)

Nate Whitaker: Occupy Yourself, part 1 (7 comments)

Government must deal with the issue of NGOS foreign companies in Somalia (1 comments)

Franklin P. Lamb: Jeff Feltman Delivers his Annual Yuletide Gifts to Lebanon

A Puppet-Occupied Den of Anti-Democratic Sin

30 Years!

Labor Not Represented in Management of 'The People's Universities'

Michigan Can Be a Leader in Dealing With Climate Change (2 comments)

Friday, December 9:

The Warning in Gary Webb's Death (6 comments)

The Wikipedia Revolution (10 comments)

Disaster Scams (1 comments)

The Height of Hypocrisy, Clinton and the W.H. Casting Aspersions and Moral Indignation over Russian Elections Fraud

The Dead Drone sketch

Numbers That Count: Wall Street Justice (3 comments)

The Hidden Agenda within the Hidden Agenda (3 comments)

The Yellow Brick Road to Wealth in America is by Inheritance

Pulling Back the Curtain on the Wall Street Money Machine (18 comments)

Republican Misinformation, Scams & Delusions, and the Best Ways to Combat Them (4 comments)

In Plain Sight (2 comments)

Is The US Senate Committing Treason With the NDAA Bill? (5 comments)

The GOP Hit on Holder is a Hit on Obama

Abu Ghraib Redux (1 comments)

Elizabeth Warren: Voice of the 99 Percent (1 comments)

The Saudi Arab Spring Nobody Noticed

Thursday, December 8:

*Restoring the United States to a Representative Democracy (4 comments)

Try Not to Think of a Newt (3 comments)

Burying Your Victories: What if Obama Taxed the Rich But Never Told Anyone? (4 comments)

Is Gingrich Fit to Be President? (5 comments)

My Occupy LA Arrest (5 comments)

Why HBCUs Need to Step Up on Climate Change (1 comments)

Democracy Good, Demos Bad (1 comments)

Nevermind History; Shave Your Legs! (1 comments)

Africa Is Burning: How Clinton's Speech Has Inflamed Nigeria And The Homophobia Exporters. (1 comments)

The Corporate Embryo Solution (2 comments)

Moving Beyond Energy and Transportation Apartheid Through Climate Justice

Freedom Rider: Black America at the Bottom (1 comments)

Government-Sponsored Sinner

At Last, a "New" Presidential Candidate Progressives Can Support (Or So We Wish) (22 comments)

Analysis of Evidence in the Sandusky Grand Jury Presentment (6 comments)

William Cormier: Death Via A Million Cuts -- Thousands of United States' Warplanes, Ships and Missiles Contain Fake Electronic Components (5 comments)

Season's eatings: How to avoid the holiday spread (1 comments)

Standard & Poors: Tiny Private Company threatens World's 4th largest Economy (7 comments)

Terrorism and the Death Drive (3 comments)

PROOF: Corporations are Not People (6 comments)

Blagojevich gets 14 years, but what about these guys? (12 comments)

Wednesday, December 7:

All the World's a Grave (2 comments)

What Once Was Is No More; America Has Forfeited Its Role As The Leader Of The Free World (21 comments)

Russia united -- for the time being

Understanding American Racism (1 comments)

"By Imbeciles Who Really Mean It": Lost Verities and Dirty Hippies (7 comments)

Law Professors Outraged by Senate Vote on Indefinite Detention (1 comments)

The Next Monument to US Leaders Should Be Located at the Seashore, not on the Washington Mall (1 comments)

What to Make of Obama's Speech in Kansas? (6 comments)

Experts stumped by ancient Manhattan markings (1 comments)

Dismantling the Master's House: Psychologists and Torture (1 comments)

Use and Abuse of the Chronically Homeless in the Occupy Wall Street Movement (3 comments)

The Winter of Our Occupation ...a proposal from Michael Moore (12 comments)

A Bungling Fox in the Henhouse: The Corporatization of Higher Education (11 comments)

Human Rights Day

Denying Palestlnians Fair Access to Water (1 comments)

Tuesday, December 6:

DeLillo's Jesuit Priest, the Media Jackals, the Incited Mob and Joe Paterno: Part three of "What did Joe Paterno know ..

The Most Important Economic Speech of His Presidency (12 comments)

The Stop Online Piracy Act: Class War in Cyberspace

JFK Umbrella Man -- More Doubts (4 comments)

It's Time for a Wall Street Perp Walk (5 comments)

Sajjad Shaukat: US Interests Thwart Bonn Conference Aims

Amy Fried, Ph.D.: Why Do Other Pundits Skip Maddow's Reporting on Newt's Alleged Scams? (2 comments)

A Hopeless Legion of Loons (34 comments)

Newt Gingrich Offers Voters No Viable Solutions (1 comments)

With Cain out Turn the Glare on Gingrich's Racial Skeletons (1 comments)

Top-Down, Centralized Thinking Is Destroying The World's Economies (25 comments)

A Reality Check; The Majority of the 99% are entrenched in the Status Quo (9 comments)

Occupy Wall Street, The Next Move is Yours (11 comments)

Dianne Feinstein, Civil Libertarian vs. Dianne Feinstein, Politician (3 comments)

*Pepper Spray, A Chemical Weapon With Uncertain Risk (1 comments)

African Americans in Africa: Climate Justice and COP17

Helping Santa with The List (1 comments)

Is Iran Preparing to Strike Back (19 comments)

Russia Bashing

New Report on Israel Restricting Free Expression and Assembly (1 comments)

Claras: The Cuban Five: Heroes who deserve to be Free (2 comments)

Monday, December 5:

Balancing The Noir Shadow In US Culture (3 comments)

George Orwell on the Evil Iranian Menace (1 comments)

*Arizona Tea Party Leads Fight Against Military Detention of American Citizens (1 comments)

Where Were You When They Crucified My Movement? (11 comments)

Driving on Breast Milk

Letting Go of Occupation (2 comments)

People as Livestock: The Cult of Fundamentalist Materialism and the Cheapening Life

Principles for Cost-Effective Sustainable Health Care Reform (3 comments)

The Occupy Movement, Highlighting the Excesses of Fraud, Inequality and Corruption

Tea Party Karl Denninger Explains How Banksters Robbed Us and How to Get Some of It Back (3 comments)

Newt Gingrich for President! -- The Liberal Democratic Perspective

America's Bipartisan Disaster and the Opportunity for Correction

*Obama's Payroll Tax Deception (3 comments)

A Real Newt Cake (2 comments)

Endless Needless Deaths (4 comments)

Callous and Cruel to the Vulnerable and the Poor

Fascism in America (3 comments)

Israeli-Style Justice

The Obama Regime Has No Constitutional Scruples (14 comments)

Sunday, December 4:

70 Years of Lying About Pearl Harbor (8 comments)

The 2011 New Zealand Elections (3 comments)

Does Bad Behavior = Power & Glory? (1 comments)

Dave Lindorff: Spies and Provocateurs: Police Spying on Occupy Movement not Likely Limited to Los Angeles (5 comments)

The Obama Deception (2 comments)

Wall Street Lobbyists Go Into Overdrive to Defeat Elizabeth Warren (4 comments)

Obama Should Veto Empire Over Republic (6 comments)

Remembering Chairman Fred (1 comments)

Why I Occupy (2 comments)

There's Something About the Name

She's At it Again: Wyneva Johnson, Black AUSA, "Defending Discriminators"

Is There an Occupy 2.0 Post-Encampment-Eviction? Occupy Philly Faces the Test (7 comments)

Troy Davis's Sister Succumbs to Cancer (1 comments)

*We Are All Really Bradley Manning Now: Senate Passes Military Detention for American Citizens. (5 comments)

America's Weak Jobs Report

CELAC: A Washington-Controlled OAS Alternative (2 comments)

Saturday, December 3:

What to Replace the Imprison-Americans Bill With (4 comments)

How Iran Could Be The Next Neocon Target

Are Americans in Line for Gitmo? (11 comments)

That's the Way the Cornbread Crumbles, That's the Way the Whole Thing Ends (2 comments)

Lincoln: "Labor Is the Superior of Capital" (2 comments)

Everybody hates Newt Romney

Al Gore is right about climate change, and conservatives around the world support action (3 comments)

we are all terrorists now (15 comments)

Protect the 99% Right Now! (13 comments)

A Pre-emptive Strike In The Christmas War: American Family's List Of "Anti-Christmas" Companies (6 comments)

This Is What Conspiracy Really Looks Like (43 comments)

Horace In The Hills (7 comments)

Gary Brumback: "Hands up Corporate Crooks!" Not Really Unless it's in a Movie. (2 comments)

A Middle East run by Islamists: Should Western Powers Freak Out? (2 comments)

Death by Healthy Doses (1 comments)

America Lurches Toward Full-Blown Tryanny

Bailouts, Bondage and Political Bankruptcy (1 comments)

The King's Speech

The Jobs Report: Don't Break Out the Champagne (6 comments)

Friday, December 2:

Three Pillars of a Revived Republic (1 comments)

Notes on a Global Occupation (3 comments)

We Need a 'Rout' of Wolves to Evict the 'Stench' of Skunks Occupying Washington

Canada and Mexico to Join U.S. in NAFTA of the Pacific

The Greatest Lie -- The Moral Right

Congress endorsing military detention, a new AUMF (6 comments)

Mary Wentworth: The Truth About Pearl Harbor (1 comments)

2012 - Politically Doubtful

NAFTA - the Neo-Liberal Destruction of Mexican Culture & Anarchist Responses from Zapatistas to Drug Cartels (2 comments)

OK White House, Now Give Consumers Some Quality Time to Talk Health Care (1 comments)

"This is Where I'm Going to be When I Die," say Prisoners sentenced for Juvenile Crimes (3 comments)

Occupy Wall Street: The Enthusiasm Gap (11 comments)

Paying the Piper (8 comments)

US/Pakistan's Toxic Alliance

Central Bank Intervention: Much Ado About Nothing (2 comments)

The Shadow War in Syria (1 comments)

Thursday, December 1:

The Rebirth of Social Darwinism (8 comments)

Eric Cantor Trying to Negotiate Year-end Trigger Bargain (1 comments)

A Voters' Rights Amendment to Unify Occupiers and Tea Partiers (3 comments)

Amid The Architecture Of Declining Capitalism: Memes, Death Genes And Real Estate Schemes (3 comments)

The Lost Opportunity of Iran-Contra (2 comments)

In Both Europe and America the Banksters Are Now Running the Government. Here's Why & How. And What We Can Do About It (12 comments)

You Can Arrest an Idea

Love or Money (2 comments)

The Spark That Could Ignite the Occupy Movement on Campuses Across America (3 comments)

I've never understood redistricting, until today. (3 comments)

Occupy Providence (1 comments)

Arithmetic and its comebacks (1 comments)

Occupy Movement: Next Step Convergence (3 comments)

'Torture' has become a word in political and media Newspeak (1 comments)

US-led NATO deadly attack on Pakistani posts aimed at gauging response of nuclear Islamabad?

Holocaust Denial and Holocaust PTSD (10 comments)

*A New Battle Hymn of the Republic for Occupy Wall St. (4 comments)

Top Ten Reasons to Occupy Sport Hunting (5 comments)

Morocco gets Muslim Brotherhood PM

When will Pakistan's spring arrive? (2 comments)

Franklin P. Lamb: Lebanon's Palestinians continue their descent on the 64th anniversary of UN Resolution 181

Occupy Movement Showing Signs of Wearing in Face of Cold Temperatures

Britain's Strike over Extended Austerity Measures: "We're being made to pay for the mistakes of others" (2 comments)

Israel's Grand Hypocrisy: Netanyahu Slams "Anti-Liberal" Arab Spring (9 comments)

*Time to Occupy the FCC? (2 comments)

America's Illegal Chemical Weapons Stockpile

International Solidarity Day with Palestine


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