December 2011

Oil Addiction: Drug Pusher Obama wants to get labor high on his own brand of Keystone Koch.

Where's the change?

1) Wall Street regulation, (2) Nationalization of the industry, and (3) genuine rigorous governmental policies aimed at a national program of energy Conservation would achieve the objectives engendered by “energy independence” (aka “profit preservation”).

The problem is this three pronged approach would come at the expense of Corporate profits while a policy of “energy independence” simply comes at the expense of the People and their Commons.

Wants to Start 2012 out RIGHT ?

BREAKING: Obama Signs Homeland Battlefield Bill into Law.........Today???

Why? Creepy. Oh. Yes, Happy New Year.

Happy new year to John Boehner and Eric Cantor. You're fired!

In a parallel universe based on honesty and achievement, would our present Congress have a completely different look? Every Republican candidate from the tea party and incumbents ran on jobs and the failings of the Obama stimulus. The Obama stimulus Was modestly successful. The only mention of jobs from John Boehner and Eric Cantor were oil-based jobs. They wanted to rewrite voter registration, abortion, and immigration. And when they had a little extra time they used their jackboots to force austerity and John Gault policy on all Americans.

UN Resolutions Are About Changing Regimes, Not About Protecting Civillians, Says Russian Ambassador

"Saturday 31 Decamber 2011

UN resolutions are mainly about regime change, says Rusia's UN ambassador

Will 2012 be a Year of Paradigm Shift?

A Capital Idea Part 100: Will 2012 be a Year of Paradigm Shift?

Since my political predictions in the past have turned out to be quite accurate, though usually unwritten, I thought I would write my inutitive feelings about what is in store for the world politically in the coming year and in some cases, years. Actually, I have a special reason for making predictions this year, because my gut feeling is that we are at the cusp of a tangible paradigm shift worldwide, something which will shape humanity's future.

Inspection- Ten Beers to Have Before the Mayans Kill Us All

...or a Republican becomes president.

Associated Press: Oil Prices reach $100 per barrel on Strength of US Economy(!?)

Say what now?! The strength of the US economy?! What? Did we move from 22% unemployment to 20% employment? Did they find some more houses to foreclose on?

New Years

Latest Headlines

Obama to veto legislation on refugee screening

President Barack Obama would veto a Republican bill introduced in the wake of the Paris attacks to toughen the screening process for Syrian refugees

New York officials: No credible ISIS threat against city

There is no credible threat to New York City at this time, officials said

China denies torturing political prisoners

A Chinese delegation denied mistreatement of prisoners held in police stations and deaths in custody

Community Archive

Republicans try to derail Paris Climate Summit.

This week, leaders from around the world are meeting in Paris to work out the future of global climate action.

But, while our President is overseas trying to come up with climate solutions, Republicans back in the states are undermining him at every turn. And, their typical obstruction could pose a threat to the entire Paris summit.