If you don't speak up you accept what is happening. This site was born out of the mainstream media's inability to cover the news. I am just an American cititzen trying to spread the word in the era of FCC consolidation, post 9/11 Patriot Act hysteria, hackable voting machines and war without end. I rant and post news items I perceive to be relevant to our current situation.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
- Thomas Jefferson
Social Security is not broken and therefore does not need to be fixed
So Called Social Security Crisis (SCSSC)
Comments, questions, corrections, rebuttals are always welcome.
My wife sent me this one from David Hackworth
Lip Service Doesn?t Stop the Dying
Our generals talk a good game about taking care of their grunts, and the majority of our Beltway politicians bay with moralistic fervor about how they, too, support the troops. But for the most part, they?re just mouthing the words while they play the career game, go along to get along and don't make any waves.
Sorry I've been busy today, here's a bunch that looks good:
Maureen Farrell, Liberty, Vigilance and the Writing on the Wall
Meet the al-Qaeda archetype
Dispelling Myths About Terrorism and Terrorists
Tom Engelhardt, Welcome to Bushworld
Orville Schell, Why the Press Failed
And in case you didn't already know, FNC is a Republican rag, 33 internal FOX editorial memos reviewed by MMFA reveal FOX News Channel's inner workings