January 2014

World's First Nuclear Civil War May Begin in Ukraine

Source: Democratic Underground

The first-in-the-history-of-the-world nuclear civil war may start in Ukraine,,,,,,,Anyway, this is the statement of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU).

According to an SBU statement, the recent events in the country have led to tension in the society as a result of illegal actions of separate radically-inclined organizations and citizens.

Rabbits Endure Horrific Cruelty on Factory Farms in China

Last month, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) revealed hideous new undercover footage that PETA Asia recorded on angora factory farms in China, the world's largest producer of angora.....The video footage reveals heartbreaking cruelty to rabbits, whose long soft fur is used in sweaters, scarves and other garments.

One-Shotters versus Repeat Players; Dis-Parity in the Legal System *RIP Pete Seeger 1920-2014

OP vs RP ; Differentials in the Legal System

John McKinney 1.28.2014

While the author speculates within his title "Why the "Haves" Come Out Ahead",

he then delineates a system where change takes more than one opinion, more than court

preceeding and a period of time consistent with reflection for all parties.

This is a reactive opinion having just finished Marc Galanter's essay, so I would only allow that

NEW BOOK: "Windfall: The Booming Business of Global Warming" by McKenzie Funk

It's horrifying.

The money powers to be and their governments simply see Climate Change as a profit opportunity that should be allowed to unfold unimpeded.

Die well, and rest assured no-one is truly listening to your concerns for our dying planet.

Our Immigration Program and Tax Code need Reforming

President Obama deliberately excluded undocumented Americans from participating in the Affordable Care Act. This means millions of undocumented children still have to visit hospital emergency rooms to receive medical care. Moreover, by not repealing Section 152 of the Internal Revenue Code, hard working Americans (documented and otherwise) continue to lose over 30 Billion Dollars a year to fat-cat campaign contributing fraudsters.

Why Environmentalists’ Should Support Big Oil

As an environmentalist, I believe that Oil & Gas Companies deserve increased tax breaks and immunity against lawsuits and various other penalties.

White Supremacy Racism -- BAYER Pharmaceutical-Style!

Check out BAYER CEO's unbridled WHITE SUPREMACIST viewpoint regarding who should be cured of cancer! MR. MARIJN DEKKER says Bayer's NEAVAR is only for treating westerners with the big bucks!?

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/01/26/bayer-pharmaceutical-ceo-cancer-dr...

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Deadbeat Corporations Are Dead Weight To USA

"Which Obama policies are destroying this country???" We are still under Reagan tax codes that Bush put on steroids and high marginal corporate tax rates are the mechanism that pulled us out of the Great Depression & gave us 50 years of real 'trickle-down' economics that grew the middle class. If corporations want to outsource the jobs then they shouldn't be allowed into our consumer market which has made them more profitable than ever in the history of this country while they are also already paying less taxes than ever in history.

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Whose Base is Bigger - Democrats or Republicans?

Thom plus logo In 1980, the Democratic and Republican parties went in different directions with regard to how to win elections. Knowing that so-called "swing voters" only represent about 5% of voters, Republicans worked hard to get out their base of hard-core right wingers.