Archive for May, 2011

This makes me sick. RT presenter choked by police.

An RT America television host Adam Kokesh was violently slammed and choked by police who arrested the host after he took part in a flash-mob at the publicly-funded Jefferson Memorial. On May 28 Adam and other activists were arrested seconds after they started silently dancing in what they say was a celebration of the first [...]

Corroding Kings EP by Swamps

Awesome band from Western Mass. Check it out! Tell your friends.

NYC ban smoking…..?

New York City is telling folks to butt out. A new law went into effect Monday banning smoking in 43 square miles of parks, public plazas, beaches and boardwalks in the city. The law, with a $50 fine attached, aims to protect New Yorkers from secondhand smoking in often elbow-to-elbow environments. But some health experts [...]

Patriot Act Extension Signed By Obama

Minutes before a midnight deadline, President Barack Obama signed into law a four-year extension of post-Sept. 11 powers to search records and conduct roving wiretaps in pursuit of terrorists. “It’s an important tool for us to continue dealing with an ongoing terrorist threat,” Obama said Friday after a meeting with French President Nicolas Sarkozy. With [...]

Sunday! Be There!!!

A whole bunch of awesome bands playing this. Be there!!!! Dirty Work’s back from the dead!!!! Flyer done by Adam Luca

“WikiSecrets” Julian Assange Full Interview Footage

On 24 May, 2011, 9pm EST, PBS-Frontline will air a documentary “WikiSecrets”. WikiLeaks has had intelligence for some time that the program is hostile and misrepresents WikiLeaks’ views and tries to build an “espionage” case against its founder, Julian Assange, and also the young soldier, Bradley Manning. In accordance with our tradition of “scientific journalism” [...]

Local News Organizations Censor Public Comments

Op/Ed: To the point:  Local news sucks, is biased toward big government, feeds its’ viewers fluff, and censors dissenters.  Try to post critical comments on wwlp.com for example and you too might see the following message where your comment should appear.  Our post appeared 15 plus minutes later, but  you might even never see it [...]

WikiLeaks Reveals US Wanted to Keep Russia out of Libyan Oil

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Donald Trump won’t run for president in 2012

By Glen Johnson, Globe Staff In announcing today that he would not seek the Republican presidential nomination, Donald Trump made clear that for all his sound and fury, he prefers to make money above solving political problems. “I have spent the past several months unofficially campaigning and recognize that running for public office cannot be [...]