Thursday, April 14, 2011

Gaddafi is the Perfect Target

By Jack A. Smith

At no time has it been indicated a majority of Libyans support overthrowing Col. Gaddafi, much less back a US/NATO war to install a western-aligned government in Tripoli — especially one about which considerable questions are being asked. Continue

Libya: The Law is Clear - It is Illegal to Arm the "Rebels"

By Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey

Under the UN Charter and Resolutions 1970 and 1973 it would be illegal for any entity to arm the "rebels" in Libya and in so doing, this would constitute a breach of international law, leaving the perpetrators open to criminal liability.

And has anyone researched the history of the "rebel" movement? Continue

US-backed Bahrain Regime Tortures, Murders Critics

By David Walsh

The US remains steadfast in its support for the murderous Khalifa regime, even as Washington blathers on about “democracy” and “human rights” in Libya. Continue

Nobel Prize Winning Economist Slams US Dollar
Video Interview By RT

Joseph Stiglitz, told RT why he thinks the US dollar as the reserve currency is hurting the entire world, how Federal Reserve have failed, and why inequality in the US may be reaching a tipping point that hurts the economy and society. Continue

Tax Me, I'm Rich, Says Deep-Pocketed Group

By Alan Farnham

Patriotic Millionaires for Fiscal Strength--rich guys in favor of raising taxes on themselves and other wealthy people--say they are irritated over President Obama's failure to do just that. Continue

Japan’s nuclear cover-up:

It is not nuclear technology as such that presents the danger, but the social and economic order under which it has developed.

If nuclear power remains in the hands of private corporations and under the domination of the capitalist market, the environment and public health and safety will inevitably be subordinated to the drive for profit.

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