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
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
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
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!
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
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
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!