BushCo Stooges FAIL to Keep US Safe
MORE than four years after the September 11 attacks, the Bush administration and the US Congress have failed to take the urgent steps needed to protect the country, the former September 11 Commission said in a scathing final report today.
Senator Lieberman Fakester of Iraq Good News?
Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman (D-Conn.) recently returned from a trip to Iraq and wrote an article for The Wall Street Journal in which he pointed to Iraq's "independent television stations and newspapers" as evidence of the "remarkable changes" …
"I have just returned from my fourth trip to Iraq in the past 17 months and can report real progress there. Last week, I was thrilled to see a vigorous political campaign, and a large number of independent television stations and newspapers covering it"
Fromer CT Gov Targets BushCo Lieberman Link
"I have seen this country propagandized into war," Weicker said. "It's now a second wave of propagandizing, with the president taking the stump, joined by persons like Senator Joe Lieberman."
FBI Policy Under Attack
Harvey Silverglate, a Boston defense attorney, said he despises the FBI policy because it allows agents to twist statements made by witnesses and suspects but also because it puts the nation at a greater risk of terrorism by undermining the bureau's intelligence-gathering mission. "The system is not put together for efficiency or accuracy…"It's put together for ease of prosecution. And in an age of terrorism, it actually poses a threat to national security."
IFJ Condemns "Stooge Jounalism"
…the US army is secretly paying Iraqi newspapers to publish articles written by American troops posing as journalists.
CT Officials NOT Notified in Bomb Scare
Local police also complained that they were not notified, and they will be included in any new statewide communication system, Boyle said.
Authorities remained in the dark two hours after the threats prompted the evacuation of all of the state's 45 courthouses.
Communication Still NG after 9/11
They've been smothered by business-as-usual lawmakers who seem to care about the nation's security only as long as it suits their political ambitions.
Golden Arches Reported on Race Firings
In Letter to CT Attorney General Richard Blumenthal: "I think that McDonald's discriminates against employees who are not Hispanic, harasses them and then fires them so they can hire Hispanics."
Hillary Outta Step w/ New Yorkers
Sheehan wrote of Clinton: "I think she is a political animal who believes she has to be a war hawk to keep up with the big boys."
The Rifleman is a US Armed Citizens
The fact is in countries where they outlawed gun ownership, violent crime has increased as much as 50 percent.
Will of the People finds Third Party
The Libertarians are creating a voter identification database to pinpoint likely voters. “Dislodged voters are unhappy with the two-party system,” contended Cory. “That’s who we’re targeting.”
A Libertarian Justice for the Supremes
He would, if given the chance, defend the individual’s right to bear arms, which is clearly the point of the Second Amendment. And he would favor the states over the federal government in their intra-governmental disputes as in the term limits case.
EX-Scout Official Gets Prison for PORN
Former official with the Boy Scouts of America was sentenced to eight years in prison Monday for receiving and distributing child pornography
Fla. Sheriff County Owes $31 million to Victim
The Broward Sheriff's Office has been ordered to pay nearly $31 million to a man who suffered massive brain damage after a car crash with a deputy.
AZ Ignorance Scores High in Rank
The study by Central Connecticut State University placed Mesa 52nd and Phoenix 54th out of 69 cities in the nation for literacy.
Violence Against Women Goes Unchecked
Hundreds of people marched through the streets of Guatemala City to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, painting X's on judicial buildings and security agencies to protest the failure to protect women and bring the perpetrators to justice.