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Ft. Hood shooter first considered killing soldiers at Ft. Benning, Ga.

Ft. Hood shooter first considered killing soldiers at Ft. Benning, Ga.

This man, if he is anything, is insane, but that does not give us as a society the right to not deny him a fair trial. Looking forward to seeing this man find his way to a firing squad. -The Poliblogger On the same day he stood up and told a packed Fort Hood court room that the “evidence will clearly show that I am the shooter, ” Major Nidal Hasan, who is acting as his own attorney, exclusively turned over to Fox News another page of the “Full Report of Sanity Board, US v. MAJ Nidal M. Hasan” that […]

 
 

Environmental Journalists Discuss the Year Ahead in Energy and Environment News

Environmental Journalists Discuss the Year Ahead in Energy and Environment News

Environmental Journalists Discuss the Year Ahead in Energy and Environment News By Carolyn Lamere  // Tuesday, February 12, 2013 Environmental desks at newspapers around the world may be on the defensive, but the stories are only getting bigger. On January 25, six environmental journalists from Bloomberg, EnergyWire, Public Radio International, the Associated Press, and the Yale Forum on Climate Change and the Media gathered at the Wilson Center for a panel cosponsored by the Environmental Change and Security Program and the Society of Environmental Journalists to discuss what to watch for in the coming year, from President’s Obama’s mention of […]

 
 

Isikoff: Bush administration was determined to go to war

Isikoff: Bush administration was determined to go to war

So Inquiring minds want to know Mr. Holder…. When will there be an Arrest? Isikoff: Bush administration was determined to go to war — MSNBC. Isikoff: Bush administration was determined to go to war   Johanna Hoecker 2:54 PM on 03/17/2013 As the tenth anniversary of the Iraq war approaches, Michael Isikoff, co-author of  Hubris: The Inside Story of Spin, Scandal, and the Selling of the Iraq War, is offering insight on the Bush administration’s steps to overthrow Saddam Hussein. “There was a determination to invade Iraq and overthrow Saddam Hussein from the moment that 9/11 took place,” Isikoff said to Alex […]

 
 

Peter King Leaks Jordan Secret In Terrorist Capture

Peter King Leaks Jordan Secret In Terrorist Capture

Well Thanks good sir. You are an Idiot. Explain to the American People now how Jordan does not have a target on its head, and whether or not they will help our intelligence agencies in the future. How STUPID Can Rep. Peter King (R-NY) Be? Huffington Post – Peter King Blabs Jordan Secret In Capture Of Bin Laden Son-In-Law. by Ryan J. Reilly WASHINGTON — Rep. Peter King’s (R-N.Y.) public thanks to Jordan this month for helping capture Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law has upset a delicate U.S. government agreement to keep Jordan’s role in the operation secret, U.S. officials told […]

 
 

Grover Norquist: Elections have no Consequences Theory.

Grover Norquist: Elections have no Consequences Theory.

Elections have consequences, but when you are Grover Norquist, those consequences are not actual, they are just non-existent. -P Excerpt: Some prominent Republicans — among them House Speaker John Boehner, publisher Bill Kristol and Sen. Bob Corker — have been making noise about the need for the GOP to be flexible about raising taxes.But the keeper of the Pledge is not concerned. Grover Norquist, the party’s Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, says he sees no chance of Republicans going squishy. Read the Whole article from Dana Milbank here: Dana Milbank: Grover Norquist’s rear-guard action on […]

 
 

GOP Voter Registration Fraud: Meet the Man Who Brought Them to Justice – Coffee Party USA

GOP Voter Registration Fraud: Meet the Man Who Brought Them to Justice – Coffee Party USA

GOP Voter Registration Fraud: Meet the Man Who Brought Them to Justice – Coffee Party USA.  After reading about the Virginia election fraud arrest, a story broken by Ben Tribbett, Annabel Park and Eric Byler traveled to Harrisonburg, VA to find the man who witnessed voter registration forms being discarded in a dumpster. This interview was recorded on Election Day, 2012 for Park’s new project, Story of America. If not for the actions taken by small business owner Rob Johnson, including an inspiring act of civic courage in which he tracked down the perpetrator himself, 8 people would have not […]

 
 

We the People Are the “Job Creators” Now

We the People Are the “Job Creators” Now

One of the more remarkable truths to our current world is that technology has a constructive and destructive effect. Enter Visionary Eric Byler. This man is bringing Interactive advocacy and entrepreneurship to the world. The Poliblogger Is entrepreneurship of interest to the 99 Percent? It needs to be if we are going to grow the American economy. FOX and NBC both have cable channels that focus on business and finance from a Wall Street perspective. Along with fellow Coffee Party founder Eli Regalado, I am developing STARTO, a show about entrepreneurship from a Main Street perspective — with a central […]

 
 

The Occupy and Tea Party Beer Summit

The Occupy and Tea Party Beer Summit

Watch: The Occupy and Tea Party Beer Summit | Mother Jones. How do you get tea partiers and occupiers at the same table? Buy lots of beer. It certainly worked at last week’s Conservative Political Action Conference, the nation’s preeminent gathering of folks who love tri-cornered hats, fear Beelzebub, and hate Big Government—especially when it messes with their Medicare. A few occupy protesters and CPAC-goers took a break from yelling at each other one night to trade rounds at a nearby bar. Here’s a condensed version of journalist Eddie Becker’s By Josh Harkinson of Mother Jones on Wed. February 15, […]

 
 

Michigan is now a Dictatorship Under King Snyder, No Longer a Democracy.

Michigan is now a Dictatorship Under King Snyder, No Longer a Democracy.

Rachel Introduces us to the NEWEST Dictatorship in the World. Michigan welcomes the new rule of KING RICK SNYDER! Anyone dislike the Anti-freedom movement? This post is for you!  

 
 

Rally at the SEC against Secret Money in Politics is gaining momentum

Rally at the SEC against Secret Money in Politics is gaining momentum

  The Citizens United reform movement has caught some momentum over the last few days as the protests at the SEC have started to ramp up. “The SEC can do something about the fact that money is taking over the political process,” said Bill de Blasio, the public advocate for New York City. “They can force publicly traded corporations to disclose their political spending. It’s not a lot to ask to simply disclose what they’re doing. The SEC has the power, but the SEC is not using the power.”(1) The bottleneck in the private money for influence peddling scam is […]