1. After three years in prison and being beaten, tortured & initially held incommunicado for a month, earlier this year a Yemeni journalist by the name of Shaye finally was released. It wouldn't surprise me if you've never heard of him; the Corporate Media here pretty much ignored the story. Show More Summary
On The Death Of Lenin First Published: Pravda, January 30, 1924; Source: J. V. Stalin, Selected Works, The “8 Nëntori” Publishing House, Albania, 1979; Transcription and Mark-up: B. and Mike B., August 2004 Comrades, we Communists are people of a … Continue reading ?
…by Rod LiddleFiled under: Liberty
At first when I read this comment on the story kilroy linked about Councilwoman Shabazz blaming violence in Wilmington I thought it was satire--bad satire, but satire nonetheless.Then I read it again. Oh, boy.But first, some context:...Show More Summary
by Jeremy Weiland http://c4ss.org/content/22875 Against The Police They don’t create oppression; they just make it possible What I’m about to say may surprise you, but I assure you it’s the honest truth: in my personal experience, cops are overwhelmingly decent … Continue reading ?
by Jasmine kwe kwe Akimbo of the Lewisham Poets Collective Who would for dead Mandela mourn? Better lament that he was born.Filed under: Liberty
I’ll grant he was less awful than most African rulers. In terms of the violent deaths he brought about, he doesn’t begin to compare with our own Princess Tony. But he was hardly a saint. The Beeb expects us to … Continue reading ?
Davud Davis One of us is going to write something about the late President Nelson Mandela, of the Republic of South Africa, and probably soon. But I can’t say who it will be or what he will say. On this … Continue reading ?
by Kevin Carson http://c4ss.org/content/22891 Mandela: New Baas, Same As the Old Baas The end of apartheid in South Africa was neither the first nor the last people’s revolution to be betrayed by its own victorious leadership. Perhaps the premier example … Continue reading ?
Reblogged from Living In A Madhouse: Robert Henderson The shrieking sycophancy of the British media as they respond to Nelson Mandela’s death was as predictable as the sun rising in the East in these politically correct times. To judge him … Continue reading ?
Just back from round the corner. The sea is already an alarming sight. Five miles along the shore, parts of Sandwich are being evacuated. The big surge is expected at 12:40GMT. I shall be there to see if it overtops … Continue readi...
From my column in this week's Creative Loafing,Jason Carter knows the odds he faces as a Democrat candidate in a Republican stronghold. While the gubernatorial challenger has a fighting chance due to his family's legacy, it'll also be his greatest challenge in 2014. Show More Summary
by Stewart Cowan http://www.realstreet.co.uk/2013/12/banning-smoking-in-mental-hospitals/ Banning Smoking in Mental Hospitals Fascism in the guise of healthcare. Via Frank Davis (Via Rose) I became aware of this piece in The Lancet, Helping smokers quit in secondary-care services. It is not so much … Continue reading ?
Over at Delawareliberal cassandra has another post up about crime in Wilmington. cassandra and I have our differences, but she continues to do excellent fact-based blogging about the nature of the problem, the potential solutions, and...Show More Summary
Don't go crazy on me here: read.I have spent a long time thinking about it, and I have realized that it is important to understand that the problem with President Obama telling Americans they could keep their insurance, President Bush...Show More Summary
I’ve just been called by the Environment Agency, and told that this part of Deal may flood early on Friday morning. I don’t know if this will happen. But, if it does, I shall be more out of touch with … Continue reading ?
Note: This is alarming. No doubt, the American Government and its various satrapies are doing their best to shut down debate on the New World Order. However, though I don’t claim to be any kind of expert on the technologies … Continue reading ?
by Stephan Kinsella http://propertyandfreedom.org/2013/12/stephan-kinsella-the-role-of-the-corporation-and-limited-liability-in-a-free-society-pfs-2013/ Stephan Kinsella, “The Role of the Corporation and Limited Liability In a Free Society” (PFS 2013) Stephan Kinsella’s speech for the 2013 Annual Meeting is now available (see below). Show More Summary
by Dick Puddlecote http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/DickPuddlecote/~3/qFoNG80ixaQ/so-who-is-actually-in-charge-then.html So Who Is Actually In Charge Then? The Conservative Party website seems to have been hacked. David Cameron’s philosophy has always been making sure people are in control and that politicians are their servants, not their … Continue reading ?