Monthly Archives: June 2014

Law enforcement officers (and supervisors) gone wild …

New ACLU report takes a snapshot of police militarization in the United States – The Washington Post Among the excuses police agencies gave the ACLU for not turning over records were that the requested information “contained trade secrets,” that turning … Continue reading

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Can YOU handle the truth? #ScaldedToDeath #BeatenToDeath

What you hear upon clicking the link below will not soothe your nerves, or help you sleep better, because it isn’t “let me entertain you” mainstream media news … no celebrities or royals are acclaimed; no bellicose billionaires are lionized; … Continue reading

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Will democracy die if TISA, TPPA, TTIP become reality? Yes. So step up.

Press Release – Secret Trade in Services Agreement (TISA) – Financial Services Annex 2014-06-19 Today, WikiLeaks released the secret draft text for the Trade in Services Agreement (TISA) Financial Services Annex, which covers 50 countries and 68.2%1 of world trade … Continue reading

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@BarackObama: It’s time to secure this Marine’s release.

Petition | Release U.S.M.C. Sgt. Tahmooressi imprisoned in Mexico. | Change.org On March 31 he got lost while driving, made a wrong turn in the border town of San Ysidro, CA and within yards of that wrong turn, found himself … Continue reading

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Robert Reich on America’s Koch Problem

Robert Reich makes valid points about Charles and David Koch’s dangerously anti-American agenda, and their successes to date, including corrupting U.S. Supreme Court Justices. But what Reich doesn’t say is this: Oppression – beyond all doubt – is the most … Continue reading

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“If you take a disabled man’s wheelchair away, you ought to have to answer for it under oath.”

Reprieve +1 (917) 855 8064 For immediate release: Sat June 21, 2014 Lawyers move to question ‘callous’ Guantánamo prison chief under oath A federal judge has been asked to compel sworn testimony from the military prison boss who confiscated the wheelchair … Continue reading

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Detroit residents’ human right to water violated

Originally posted on Dear Kitty. Some blog:
This video from the USA says about itself: Water is a Human Right: Detroit Residents Seek U.N. Intervention as City Shuts Off Taps to Thousands 24 June 2014 Activists in Detroit have appealed…

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