Teen Unjustly Punished by School for Helping Drunken Friend Home

Had to post this.  It’s so totally f**ked up!   AlterNet             /               By Jodie Gummow Teen Unjustly Punished by School for Helping Drunken Friend Home    Honor student charged with violating school’s zero-tolerance policy against alcohol use—despite being sober    October 16, 2013  | North Andover High in Boston has come under harsh criticism for … Continue reading Teen Unjustly Punished by School for Helping Drunken Friend Home

Leaked: Glenn Greenwald to Leave Guardian

The Guardian   Leaked: Glenn Greenwald to Leave Guardian Journalist who revealed NSA spying with Edward Snowden’s help is moving on to another venture. Photo Credit: Wikipedia Commons October 16, 2013  | Glenn Greenwald, the journalist who broke a string of stories about widespread electronic surveillance by the National Security Agency based on files leaked … Continue reading Leaked: Glenn Greenwald to Leave Guardian

Madness

October 16. 2013 A Meditation on U.S. Policy Towards The Middle East Madness by DANIEL KOVALIK The other day, I was rereading a little chestnut by Seymour Hersh from March 5, 2007, entitled, “The Redirection: Is the Administration’s new policy benefitting our enemies in the war on terrorism?”   This article turns out to be quite … Continue reading Madness

VOTE THEM ALL OUT!

The Guardian / By Dan Roberts Senate Leaders Strike Deal to Raise Debt and End Government Shutdown Senate majority leader Harry Reid announces compromise. Republicans concede defeat. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid Photo Credit: Wikipedia Commons October 16, 2013  |   Republican leaders conceded defeat in their two-week battle to derail Barack Obama’s healthcare reforms … Continue reading VOTE THEM ALL OUT!

Wow….Just Wow

    Remember How We Had a Giant War in Iraq? It was a while ago so don’t stress it, but according to a new study it turns out that about half a million people died Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha “… it’s nice that we’re all here at the Plaza instead of in cages … Continue reading Wow….Just Wow

Big Win for War Profiteers: Obama Rolls Back Limits on Arms Exports

  ProPublica             /               By Cora Currier Big Win for War Profiteers: Obama Rolls Back Limits on Arms Exports    The decision could increase the flow of U.S.-made military equipment to conflict zones around the globe.    A Black Hawk helicopter. Photo Credit: Matt Hintsa/Flickr October 15, 2013  |   The United States is loosening controls … Continue reading Big Win for War Profiteers: Obama Rolls Back Limits on Arms Exports

GUILLOTINE THE TEA-TARDS!

Published on Wednesday, October 16, 2013 by OtherWords Health Care Hypocrisy by Jim Hightower And now, Dr. Hightower offers this advice for improving your mental health: Don’t fume about the GOP’s lunatic effort to kill health care reform — just laugh at their farcical show. Take Sen. Ted Cruz’s 21-hour blabathon, in which he said … Continue reading GUILLOTINE THE TEA-TARDS!