Monthly Archives: July 2012

Terrifying Peace: Living Within a Permanent War Economy

Terrifying Peace: Living Within a Permanent War Economy Monday, 30 July 2012 00:00 By Kingsley Dennis, Truthout | News Analysis 83 font size Print Email (Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout)The opening years of the 21st century have been characterized by … Continue reading

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The Ruling Elite and the Perversion of Scholarship

The Ruling Elite and the Perversion of Scholarship Monday, 30 July 2012 09:21 By Chris Hedges, Truthdig | Op-Ed 228 font size Fraternities, sororities and football, along with other outsized athletic programs, have decimated most major American universities. Scholarship, inquiry, … Continue reading

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3 Big Lies Perpetuated By the Rich

  economy   AlterNet / By Paul Buchheit 3 Big Lies Perpetuated By the Rich Too many Americans continue to be numbed by the soothing sounds of conservative spin in the media. Let's take a look at the facts. July … Continue reading

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Government whistleblower watchdog fails to deliver after five years and $30 million spent

Government whistleblower watchdog fails to deliver after five years and $30 million spent Topics: http://fairwhistleblower.ca/content/government-whistleblower-watchdog-fails-deliver-after-five-years-and-30-million-spent FAIR Media Release Media Release – For Immediate Release Friday, June 29, 2012 Government whistleblower watchdog fails to deliver after five years and $30 million … Continue reading

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Barbara Ehrenreich: Why Are Working People Invisible in the Mainstream Media?

TruthOut.org / By Amy Dean 4 COMMENTS Barbara Ehrenreich: Why Are Working People Invisible in the Mainstream Media? Ehrenreich talks to Amy Dean about the crisis of economic insecurity, the invisibility of working people in the mainstream media, and the … Continue reading

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NAFTA on Steroids = Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)

July 26, 2012 The Case Against the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement NAFTA on Steroids by MANU PEREZ-ROCHA and STUART TREW http://www.counterpunch.org/2012/07/26/nafta-on-steroids/ The United States recently announced that Canada and Mexico will join negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)—a secretive U.S.-led multinational … Continue reading

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Australian TV program exposes Assange frame-up

Australian TV program exposes Assange frame-up By Mike Head  From World Socialist Website28 July 2012 “Four Corners”, an Australian Broadcasting Corporation current affairs program, this week broadcast what amounted to an exposé of the frame-up of WikiLeaks editor Julian Assange … Continue reading

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