Obama Vetted ISIS Speech In Off-The-Record Meeting With Establishment Media

By: Tuesday September 16, 2014 5:02 am

How much additional evidence is really needed at this point to show that the establishment media are courtiers to power not independent journalists? Well, here is a little more anyway. According to Michael Calderone at the Huffington Post, President Barack Obama met with over a dozen “journalists” in an off-the-record meeting to get input on [...]

Usual Suspects Turn Up To Promote Another War In Iraq, Rewrite Their Own History

By: Monday June 16, 2014 9:50 am

(Tom Friedman Justifies 2003 Iraq War In Off-putting Sexual Terms) One of the consequences of President Barack Obama not bringing to justice the architects of the illegal and disastrous 2003 Iraq invasion and torturous occupation is that those same war criminals feel free to now launch asymmetric attacks against common decency and rational thought in [...]

An Excerpt From Barrett Brown’s Keep Rootin’ For Putin: Thomas Friedman Chapter

By: Friday March 14, 2014 2:19 pm

The following is an excerpt from Barrett Brown’s forthcoming book “Keep Rootin’ for Putin: Establishment Pundits and the Twilight of American Competence.” The book will be available on the official Free Barrett Brown website soon. Thomas Friedman is among the most respected and widely read American pundits working today, which is to say that he is [...]

Chinese Communist Party Memo Warns of ‘Seven Perils’

By: Thursday August 22, 2013 8:24 am

Senior Chinese Communist Party leaders have been briefing party members about the dangers facing the party in the coming years. Identified in a secret memo as the “seven perils”, the concerns center around Western ideas creeping into Chinese society and the threat they pose to the party’s continued dominance of the country. Communist Party cadres [...]

Bipartisan Pols Tell Super Committee to “Go Big” on Deficit Reduction

By: Wednesday November 16, 2011 12:55 pm

Over 100 members of the House and Senate, from both parties, tried to line themselves up on the sorrowful side of the failure of Super Committee today, holding a press conference urging a big deficit deal. Never mind the fact that a big deficit deal wouldn’t pass Congress. Never mind the fact that most of [...]

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