A new report reveals the U.S. spent millions spying on Occupiers and other anti-corporate activists. Demonstrators take part in an Occupy Wall Street protest march in New York City’s Financial District on September 26, 2011. (Paul Stein, Flickr/Creative Commons) BY LISA GRAVES Little evidence has emerged, in the years since the horrific violence of 9/11, of any […]
Archive for May 23rd, 2013
English Defence League in street battles with police in Woolwich and mosques attacked in apparent acts of revenge. Scores of supporters of the English Defence League threw bottles at police and chanted anti-Muslim slogans in Woolwich hours after the murder of one man and the shooting of his two suspected assailants. About 100 men, including […]
By BETWA SHARMA and MALAVIKA VYAWAHARE Mukesh Gupta/Reuters NEW DELHI — A 4-year-old girl who was raped and dumped near a crematorium in central India died on Monday evening from cardiac arrest, hospital authorities said Tuesday. The girl, the daughter of day laborers, was lured from her home in the town of Ghansor in Madhya Pradesh State on […]
Via TomDispatch on the staggering sum being passed from U.S. taxpayers to a handful of contracting corporations in the name of maintaining the Pentagon’s global “baseworld”: Outside the United States, the Pentagon controls a collection of military bases unprecedented in history. With US troops gone from Iraq, it’s easy to forget that we probably still have about […]
Were three Jewish friends of Tamerlan Tsarnaev and Ibragim Todashev murdered by Muslim extremists, or did the FBI just execute an innocent man?
Something’s rotten in Denmark… or Orlando, Florida that is… A man being questioned in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings was shot and killed in Florida by an FBI agent, just as the man was supposedly about to admit his role in a triple murder… at least according to ABC News which seems uninterested in […]