Police Thuggery, Libertarians & Leftists Need Unite

MEDIA ROOTS – On this episode of Media Roots Radio, Abby and Robbie Martin talk about the LAPD’s manhunt against Chris Dorner, the subsequent cover-up of his death and police thuggery; how 9/11 and Ron Paul coalesced the divide between libertarians and leftists and caused people to rally behind core issues, the corporate co-option and transmogrification […]

Arkansas State Senator Missy Irvin Pushes Nanny State Attack on Tattoo Parlors

(ARKANSAS TIMES)   Sen. Missy Irvin wants to protect you from the scary world of body art. The Senate Public Health committee will need to consider the new Medicaid deal but they spent some time this morning to pass Sen. Irvin’s Act to Limit Body Art Procedures, which bans scarification and dermal implants. (Scarification is a non-ink skin marking that […]

IMF urges authorities to consider debt forgiveness to restore growth

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged governments to consider “bold” interventions to reduce household debt levels and stimulate growth. High levels of household debt restrain consumer spending and delay recoveries, the Bretton Woods institution concluded in an analysis of crises over the past century. While cutting interest rates and unemployment benefits help, the IMF […]

Agenda 21 – Eagle Forum of California

What is Agenda 21?  How is your local government working for you?  How about your state or federal government?  Now consider what your global government is going to offer us as people of the world? Heading on over to Sacramento for the Eagle Forum California, I wanted to find out what they had to say. […]

Lawmakers Consider Digital Download Tax

From NBC Connecticut Downloading music, movies, e-books and Apps could soon cost Connecticut residents more as lawmakers consider a tax on digital downloads. The bill, proposed by the General Assembly’s Finance, Review and Bonding Committee, would have consumers pay the 6.35% sales tax on any electronic transfer. Supporters say the bill would level the playing […]

Congressional committee to consider tax breaks for mustaches…

BY DANIEL HALPER, The Weekly Standard The American Mustache Institute earlier today made this surprising announcement: After barnstorming the Nation’s Capitol in support of the proposed Stache Act (details and white paper here), the office of of [sic] Maryland 6th district U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett informed the American Mustache Institute that the congressman has begun […]

Olympia Snowe’s Departure from Senate Shakes up Maine Politics

Reported By: Tom Porter, MPBN.net Three-term Sen. Olympia Snowe has announced that she will not seek relection to the U.S. Senate this year. Snowe made the announcement in a written statement about a half hour ago. “It’s a shock to me obviously, to everybody,” says state GOP Chair Charlie Webster. Webster says Snowe, who has […]

Rand Paul says tea party and father still a factor

By Scott Wartman, nky.com ALEXANDRIA–U.S. Sen. Rand Paul looked out at the 200 people assembled in a gymnasium in Alexandria and said the tea party might play just as big of a role this election as it did two years ago. “I think you are being effective,” Paul said. “The question I got nationally about […]

Rand Paul says tea party and father still a factor

By Scott Wartman, nky.com ALEXANDRIA–U.S. Sen. Rand Paul looked out at the 200 people assembled in a gymnasium in Alexandria and said the tea party might play just as big of a role this election as it did two years ago. “I think you are being effective,” Paul said. “The question I got nationally about […]

Hospice patients being sent letters urging them to return to work

Whitehall blunder: The Department for Work and Pensions has been sending back-to-work letters to the dying THOUSANDS of dying people are being sent letters urging them to consider getting a job, it has been revealed. The Department for Work and Pensions writes to everyone claiming the new Employment Support Allowance suggesting that they see a […]