Here is a video of a mass march in Turkey. It is absolutely massive. Note that the police have not attacked it. Maybe this is significant.
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Here is Josh Fox, maker of Gasland and Gasland II, being interviewed on the Maher show. He is attacked by some proponents of fracking and gives no quarter. He is not intimidated […]
Assad is a brutal dictator but the Saudi and Bahraini regimes are perfectly fine; political assassinations are terrorist acts, the worst sin in the world, unless they are carried out by drones; […]
Here are two statements from a revolutionary group in Syria called Syriafreedomforever. We do not know anything about this group other than what is revealed through their statements. We think it is […]
Parts of eastern Europe have been flooded… again. The last such flood was in 2002 and was called a 1000 year flood, meaning such floods come once every 1000 years. So 1000 […]
NOTE: This commentary was written a year ago. It provides a little background to the present situation. As the war is heating up there, and as the Obama administartion, along with […]
This article from Truthout.org details the concentration of wealth as well as the interconnections of the wealthy and their corporations. Of course, it doesn’t say what to do about it, but the […]