2004 Was yet another banner year for censorship and repression of free speech. Yet millions of Americans hit the streets in protest. This video shows America in action and makes you wonder, but for our sell out media, what kind of popular movement would we have today?
Human Rights First announces the launch of its “End Torture Now” online campaign to stop abuse of prisoners at U.S. detention facilities. Its first target is Attorney General Nominee Alberto Gonzales and his shaky record on torture. Please visit Http://www.EndTortureNow.org to learn more about Alberto Gonzales and tell your Senator to ask Gonzales the tough questions on torture during his confirmation hearing this Thursday January 6th.
Without re-instituting a universal military draft, Karl Rove has figured out a way to add millions of warm bodies to the army, in order to continue moving across the world establishing democracies and capital markets. It's a very "modest proposal."
Homo sapiens can be trained to do many tricks and learn many different skills. However, because we developed a complex "Word" language (attaching named sounds and actions to named concepts), we can also become tricked by those Alphas (male and female) who use our "Word" language as a weapon.
As a journalist who writes about AIDS, I am endlessly amazed by the difference between the public and the private face of HIV; between what the public is told and what’s explained in the medical literature.