Archive for August, 2011

Rome Burns While Eric Cantor Refuses to Recant! Eric Cantor, GOP Leader in the house is, again, being difficult with providing funds to help victims of Irene. Eric Cantor is requiring spending cuts to equal the amount of aid to Americans who are in great distress.  Rome burns while Cantor and the House's infamous Tea Party have learned nothing about the admonition of Standard and Poor's regarding their intransigence as a major cause for their lowering the US credit rating of "AAA" which we hav … Read More

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OBAMA plans to outline JOBS PLAN in speech to Congress on Sept. 7 - latimes.com President Obama delivers the State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress in January. Obama has requested to address Congress on September 7 to discuss his jobs plan. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Pool) Obama plans to outline jobs plan in speech to Congress on Sept. 7 By Michael A. Memoli August 31, 2011, 9:37 a.m. President Obama plans to unveil his new job-creation plan in a speech to a joint session of Congress on the evening of … Read More

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Michael Parenti: Privatization of Libya + The Face of Imperialism + Christian Parenti: Tropic of Chaos with Michael Parenti Featured Writer Dandelion Salad http://www.michaelparenti.org August 27, 2011 http://rt.com/ August 21, 2011 Political scientist Michael Parenti, based in Berkeley, California, says protecting civilians was just a pretext for NATO to step into Libya, topple Gaddafi and redirect the country’s economy. “In fact, the same thing happened in Yugoslavia and in Eastern Europe,” […] … Read More

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The Greatest Plot Against the Ron Paul Camp To Date by Sibel Edmonds by Sibel Edmonds Featured Writer Dandelion Salad Originally published by Boiling Frogs Post August 30, 2011 Who ‘Really’ Is this Bruce Fein? “A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable, for he is known and carries his banner openly. But […] … Read More

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December 2012! Thanks a lot politicians, Democrats and Republicans. You Assholes. Click here. … Read More

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Is it "racial discrimination" to ask someone for a photo ID before they vote? From National Review. Excerpt: Once you get past the race-baiting, you will find that opponents of voter ID generally rely on two arguments, equally specious: 1) There is no need for photo ID, because there is no voter fraud in the United States; 2) This is a deliberate effort to suppress the turnout of minority voters, who often don’t have photo ID. Liberals keep repeating these false claims despite the fact that they have been disproved both in … Read More

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Mark Harris of the Facebook page The Reality of Rick Perry's Texas created a doc with the following information gathered in one handy location: PERRY FACTS Texas Not Drinking Perry Koolaide http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/44294006/ns/local_news-dallas_fort_worth_tx/ Rick Perry Conspired With Multinational Bank To Raise Revenues Off The Deaths Of Texas Teachers http://thinkprogress.org/economy/2011/08/26/304672/rick-perry-monetize-teacher-deaths/ Perr … Read More

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(CNN) — Donald Trump said Monday he spoke with Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry on the phone and the two had "great conversations." "I'm sort of proud of him," Trump said on Fox News. "I mean he's doing well, he's doing a good job and we'll see what happens." Trump, who flirted with a bid for the White House earlier this year, said it is early in the 2012 campaign, but that Perry has "a great voice." He added that Perry called him af … Read More

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Dark Horizon for Verizon by Ralph Nader http://dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/ by Ralph Nader The Nader Page Aug. 23, 2011 It was only a matter of time before the "pull down" NAFTA and WTO trade agreements on U.S. wages and jobs would be followed by "pull down" contract demands by U.S. corporations on their unionized workers toward levels of non-unionized laborers. The most recent illustrati … Read More

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Michel Chossudovsky: The West Wants to take Control of Libya's Oil Wealth + Pepe Escobar: Al-Qaeda asset leading rebels in Tripoli http://dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/ by Prof. Michel Chossudovsky Global Research, August 27, 2011 Press TV, Aug 25, 2011 Interview with Michel Chossudovsky, Director of Centre for Research on Globalization. While Libyan revolutionaries have not yet won the war in the oil-rich country, Western powers are already discussing the post-Gaddafi period on … Read More

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