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Ten Reasons to Avoid Doing Business with Amazon.com
Posted on: Jun 5, 2012, Source: TheNation.com
What's at stake in the battle over e-commerce and why should you avoid doing business with Amazon.com?
Chicago Police Accused of Planting Evidence on "NATO 3" Protesters
Posted on: May 20, 2012, Source: The Guardian
Lawyers for three protesters arrested on terrorist-related charges ahead of the Nato summit accused police of entrapping them and encouraging an alleged bomb-making effort.
Drug War Disaster: Student Busted for Pot Abandoned in Cell, Forced to Drink Own Urine to Survive
Posted on: May 3, 2012, Source: AFP
After getting arrested for smoking marijuana on 4/20, 23-year-old Daniel Chong was forgotten in his cell for days, leaving him forced to drink his own urine.
Can Jobs Grow From Marijuana? Spanish Village Considers Using Pot to Rebuild Economy
Posted on: Apr 11, 2012, Source: Agence France Presse
In an urgent bid to create jobs and raise money to pay off debts, the village council of Rasquera will hold a vote to rent out a field for growing cannabis.
Why Obama Must Join The Drug War Debate in Colombia
Posted on: Apr 8, 2012, Source: The Guardian
At a summit in Colombia this week, Obama will have the opportunity to have an honest conversation about our failed drug policy and how desperately we need reform.
Cute Puppies Against Gitmo
Posted on: Jan 21, 2010, Source: Agit-Pop
Obama promised to close Gitmo one year ago, and not much has changed. The puppies are disappointed.
Ex-AG Took Down License Plates of Visitors to Dr. Tiller's Clinic, Ethics Probe Reveals
Posted on: Jan 21, 2010, Source: AlterNet
GOP Is Overjoyed At the Unprecedented Influence Corporations Will Now Have in Federal Campaigns
Posted on: Jan 21, 2010, Source: ThinkProgress
No wonder. The ruling is a giant win for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the big corporations, which tend to donate heavily to Republicans.
McCain Insists 'Everyone Knows the Facts,' Then Gets the Facts Totally Wrong
Posted on: Jan 20, 2010, Source: AlterNet
But apparently it's impolite to correct the old man.
Israel Deports American Journalist for "Anti-Israeli" Political Views
Posted on: Jan 20, 2010, Source: AlterNet
After being detained and questioned, Jared Malsin was sent home.
Scott Brown Wins MA Senate
Posted on: Jan 19, 2010, Source: AlterNet
It's all over.
Shocking Report: U.S. Military Weapons Inscribed With Secret 'Jesus' Bible Codes
Posted on: Jan 18, 2010, Source: AlterNet
Pentagon supplier says it has 'always' added New Testament references
Another Fox News Contributor Reportedly Considering 2012 Presidential Run
Posted on: Jan 17, 2010, Source: Media Matters for America
[Video] Limbaugh: Obama Using Haiti to Court the "Light-skinned and Dark-skinned Black Community" in U.S.
Posted on: Jan 14, 2010, Source: Media Matters for America
With 24 hours of the earthquake in Haiti, Limbaugh used the tragedy stoke racial resentment against the president.
Haiti Earthquake: International Rescue Efforts Begin in Earnest Today
Posted on: Jan 14, 2010, Source: UN Dispatch
For the UN, this will likely be the single worst tragedy in its history.
Tragedy Unfolds in Haiti: What's Happening and What You Can Do
Posted on: Jan 13, 2010, Source: AlterNet
"It is a disaster of the century."
(VIDEO) Michael Eric Dyson: "This President Runs from Race Like a Black Man Runs from a Cop"
Posted on: Jan 11, 2010, Source: AlterNet
When MSNBC host Tamron Hall gave him a chance to retract his comments, Dyson stood by them.
Video: North Dakota Democratic Senator Byron Dorgan to Retire
Posted on: Jan 6, 2010, Source: ThinkProgress
Dorgan's vacant seat will almost certainly get filled by a Republican. This has the potential to cripple the Obama administration's policymaking momentum.
Brit Hume to Tiger Woods: "Turn to the Christian Faith and You Can Make a Full Recovery"
Posted on: Jan 4, 2010, Source: AlterNet
"He is said to be a Buddhist," Hume said on Fox News Sunday. "I don't think that faith offers the kind of forgiveness and redemption that is offered by the Christian faith."
Afghanistan War: The Soviet Lessons Not Learned
Posted on: Dec 30, 2009, Source: Brave New Films
It's time to rethink Afghanistan.
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