Sunday, April 19, 2009 13:18
torture investigator: Obama has broken International law
The United Nation’s top torture investigator has suggested it
is illegal under International law for President Barack Obama to announce
that the United States government has no intention of prosecuting low-level
CIA officers who carried out torture sanctioned by the Bush Administration.
beat another G20 protester
At 4.50mins in to this clip an officer is clearly seen smacking a protestor
across the head with his shield. At 7.49mins in an officer punches a
protestor in the face.
intelligence prosecution fear over US torture memos
Fresh revelations about the CIA’s torture techniques have thrown
the spotlight on British Intelligence, which gained valuable insight
into terror networks from confessions extracted by American officers.
They have raised further fears that British agents could be prosecuted
for their indirect role in the abuse of detainees.
Is Time to Dissolve All Central Banks As previously noted, the Federal Reserve has failed on its
own terms. Specifically, it has failed to provide the counter-cyclical
influence on the economy which is its very justification for existing
in the first place.
Theorists Were Right All Along!
As I opened up an e-copy of the Washington Times today, the headline
read: “Federal agency warns of radicals on right.” Many
have talked about this and Karen DeCoster in today’s LRC blog
here mentioned this report.
Obama smiling about?
The Obama presidency is becoming a reverse fairy tale: The prince
is turning into a frog. HopeOver,
HopeLash, HopeBreak: A Lexicon of Disappointment
All is not well in Obamafanland. It’s not clear exactly what
accounts for the change of mood. Maybe it was the rancid smell emanating
from Treasury’s latest bank bailout. Or the news that the
president’s chief economic adviser, Larry Summers, earned
millions from the very Wall Street banks and hedge funds he is protecting
from reregulation now. Or perhaps it began earlier, with Obama’s
silence during Israel’s Gaza attack. Israel
stands ready to bomb Iran’s nuclear sites
The Israeli military is preparing itself to launch a massive aerial
assault on Iran’s nuclear facilities within days of being
given the go-ahead by its new government.
The Great Global Warming Hoax
RAND Wants WWIII to Save US Economy
Paul Watson & Alex Jones - Mumbai Terror Attacks
Paul Joseph Watson: Internet Censorship a Growing Cancer