Archive for February 18th, 2011

Pump It Up: James Quinn

Friday, February 18th, 2011

by Jim Quinn Zerohedge.com 02/18/2011 Down in the pleasure centre, hell bent or heaven sent, listen to the propaganda, listen to the latest slander. There’s nothing underhand that she wouldn’t understand. Pump it up until you can feel it. Pump it up when you don’t really need it. Elvis Costello – Pump It Up... »

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FBI Calls for Backdoor to Snoop Web

Friday, February 18th, 2011

Kurt Nimmo Infowars.com February 18, 2011 The FBI is once again calling for the internet to be converted into a Stasi-like spy grid. “Web-based e-mail, social-networking and peer-to-peer services are frustrating law enforcement wiretapping efforts, a lawyer for the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation told lawmakers Thursday,” reports PCWorld. The Obama administration will attempt... »

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Police open fire on Djibouti demonstrators

Friday, February 18th, 2011

Djibouti Opposition Begins Protest Against President By William Davison Bloomberg.com Feb 18, 2011 Police have opened fire on demonstrators in Djibouti, the Horn of Africa nation that hosts the only U.S. military base on the continent, according to the leader of an opposition party. “The police are confronting demonstrators,” Mohamed Daoud Chehem, head of... »

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Horowitz and the Neocons Fear Patriot Ron Paul

Friday, February 18th, 2011

Kurt Nimmo Infowars.com February 18, 2011 It is obvious Ron Paul represents a political threat to the neocons when the former Marxist David Horowitz calls the Texas congressman an anti-Semite. “For years the Texas crackpot, Ron Paul, has been attacking America and Israel as imperialist powers — the Great Satan and the Little Satan,... »

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Public Employee Union Protests Spread From Wisconsin to Ohio

Friday, February 18th, 2011

By Mark Niquette Bloomberg.com Feb. 18 In what union leaders say is becoming a national fight, protests against legislation to restrict public employees’ collective-bargaining rights spread from Wisconsin to Ohio. In Madison, Wisconsin, crowds that police estimated at 25,000 engulfed the Capitol and its lawns yesterday during a third-straight day of protests as Democratic... »

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Returning National Guard Troops Set To Smash Wisconsin Protest?

Friday, February 18th, 2011

300 soldiers head back to state fresh from Iraq after Gov. Walker put Guard on alert last week to prepare for strikes Paul Joseph Watson Prison Planet.com Friday, February 18, 2011 Coincidence or not, the fact that hundreds of National Guard troops are returning to Wisconsin today fresh from battling insurgents in Iraq is... »

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Wall Street versus the Poor and the Middle Class: Obama’s FY 2012 Budget Is A Tool Of Class War

Friday, February 18th, 2011

by Paul Craig Roberts Global Research February 18, 2011 Obama’s new budget is a continuation of Wall Street’s class war against the poor and middle class. Wall Street wasn’t through with us when the banksters sold their fraudulent derivatives into our pension funds, wrecked Americans’ job prospects and retirement plans, secured a $700 billion... »

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Arab Uprisings: What the February 20 Protests Tell Us About Morocco

Friday, February 18th, 2011

Laila Lalami TheNation.com With the ouster of Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali and Hosni Mubarak, the Arab world has erupted in popular protests in favor of democracy and dignity. Morocco, long considered one of the most stable Arab countries, is not immune to this regional trend. Inspired by the cases of Tunisia and Egypt, a... »

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Shy U.S. Intellectual Created Playbook Used in a Revolution

Friday, February 18th, 2011

By SHERYL GAY STOLBERG NYTimes.com BOSTON – Halfway around the world from Tahrir Square in Cairo, an aging American intellectual shuffles about his cluttered brick row house in a working-class neighborhood here. His name is Gene Sharp. Stoop-shouldered and white-haired at 83, he grows orchids, has yet to master the Internet and hardly seems... »

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Bahrainis Urge Democracy as Crowds Swell; Protests Spread to Libya, Yemen

Friday, February 18th, 2011

By Glen Carey and Caroline Alexander Bloomberg.com Feb 18, 2011 A senior leader of Bahrain’s Shiites said the government must resign and parliament shut down pending a transition to democracy in an address to the biggest crowd in five days of protests as unrest spread to Libya and Yemen. Abdulwahab Hussain told more than... »

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