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Obama Admits Targeting Non-ISIS Group In Syria Bombing

By: Tuesday September 23, 2014 9:45 am

Remember when the reason for expanding this military campaign from Iraq into Syria was because ISIS was in both countries? It wasn’t so long ago. Well, now President Obama has announced that he also targeted a non-ISIS group in Syria. Mission creep in real time. In a press statement given earlier this morning, President Obama [...]

Koch-funded Reason Magazine Amazed By Reasonable Answers From Climate Activists

By: Tuesday September 23, 2014 8:06 am

There is an unfortunate tradition amongst ideological media of interviewing average Americans at a rally whose ideas they oppose and asking slanted questions to make the demonstrators look foolish and ill-informed. It occurs both among the right and the left and is cheap and obnoxious in both instances. Typically the average demonstrator is not schooled [...]

US Begins Bombing Syria

By: Tuesday September 23, 2014 5:47 am

Yesterday the US began bombing yet another country in the Middle East with strikes targeting ISIS forces in Syria. According to the Pentagon, the strikes were aimed at 20 different ISIS targets within Syria. US government officials also told ABC News that strikes were joined by Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar and the United Arab [...]

Flood Wall Street Actions Come After Massive Climate March

By: Monday September 22, 2014 8:54 am

The crowd is swelljng. Lots of media. Low-key NYPD presence. So far. #FloodWallStreet pic.twitter.com/7GC45oee5z — Arun Gupta (@arunindy) September 22, 2014 While Sunday saw a massive march against climate change with an estimated 300,000 people attending, today activists are participating in Flood Wall Street under the slogan “Stop Capitalism. End the Climate Crisis.” The direct [...]

Goldman Sachs Admits Paying Bribes To Gaddafi Regime

By: Monday September 22, 2014 6:37 am

In court documents Too Big To Fail bank Goldman Sachs has admitted to paying bribes to the government of Muammar Gaddafi in order to gain access to Libya’s sovereign wealth fund. The information came to light from a lawsuit filed in London against Goldman Sachs by the Libyan Investment Authority (LIA). LIA accused Goldman of [...]

Syrian War Expected To Take ‘Several Years’, Now Other Group In Syria ‘Threat To US’

By: Monday September 22, 2014 5:48 am

JUST IN: NBC News confirms US airstrikes have begun in Syria. More soon on http://t.co/JUMzDJeNeA. — NBCWashington (@nbcwashington) September 23, 2014 Now that the US is expanding the war into Syria it seems ISIS is drifting out of focus. Another group, Khorasan, has been identified as a more direct threat to the United States. Khorasan [...]

1 In 4 Americans ‘Open To Secession’

By: Friday September 19, 2014 10:12 am

Though Scotland just voted to stay in Britain it seems secession as an idea still has some appeal. According to Reuters, 1 in 4 Americans are open to idea of their states seceding from the union. A Reuters/Ipsos poll conducted between August and September found that about 24% of those surveyed “strongly supported or tended [...]

Secret Emails Show Lack Of Support For Hillary Clinton Among Democratic Activists

By: Friday September 19, 2014 7:58 am

According to secret emails reviewed by The Hill, some influential Democratic Party members are less than enthused about the prospect of Hillary Clinton becoming president. The Google group called “Gamechanger Salon,” hosts 1,500 Democratic Party aligned operatives in activism and media. A years worth of emails revealed “significant dissatisfaction” with Hillary Clinton. The group includes [...]

Senate Votes To Give Weapons And Training To ‘Moderate’ Syrian Rebels

By: Friday September 19, 2014 5:38 am

Senate votes 78-22 to fund President Obama request to arm, train Syrian rebels. Recall that Senate vote authorizing Bush on Iraq was 77-23. — John Nichols (@NicholsUprising) September 19, 2014 Following the House, the Senate voted yesterday to approve President Obama’s plan to arm and train the so-called “moderate” Syrian rebels. They vote was 78-22 [...]

Strike Debt Announces Abolishment Of Student Debt On Occupy Anniversary

By: Thursday September 18, 2014 6:59 am

Strike Debt, an offshoot of the Occupy Wall Street movement, announced yesterday that it has abolished $4 million worth of student loan debt as part of its Rolling Jubilee program. The group was able to purchase the debt for around $100,000. The announcement came on September 17th, which is the anniversary of the beginning of [...]

New York Times Public Editor Says Off-The-Record Meeting Raises Concerns

By: Thursday September 18, 2014 6:15 am

New Gallup poll: "Trust in Mass Media Returns to All-Time Low." http://t.co/JA8BZxjO27 pic.twitter.com/WcrRqe7vA4 — Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) September 17, 2014 With an increasing number of Americans distrustful of the mainstream media you would think the establishment would try to be on their best behavior. Not so. As was revealed late last week, numerous members of the [...]

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