So if you thought this is going to be another "mini-war", think again. Why would our spineless congress vote down an amendment calling for congressional re-authorization AFTER TWO YEARS! be voted down, unless the plan is for this war to go on, and on, and on. Oh yeah, they'll be bringing back the draft, that's for sure!
As the citywide janitorsí strike continues, 14 community leaders were arrested in an act of civil disobedience. 350 janitors and 150 local college students rallied at 100 State Street at 5:00, then marched to Post Office Square, where the community leaders committed civil disobedience. 10,000 of Bostonís janitors are striking for more full time jobs, higher pay, and health insurance.
Another article from Bob Feldman's excellent series on the CIA/US Establishment connections of various phony progressive or "left" media mouthpieces. In this article, Michael Albert, Noam Chomsky, and Z Magazine
"With its retreat from international obligations and agreements, the struggle against international terrorism and its posture in the Middle East conflict, the US government is now so entangled in politics with double standards that repairing the damage will take a long time..The US government hardly reflects on the consequnces.."
This article is translated from the German in cyber journal Telepolis
Weimar Syndrome was first detected here in the U.S. in the winter of 2000 when it was discovered that a growing number of citizens were under the mistaken impression that a little known governor from the state of Texas was actually the president of the United States.