Against Thanksgiving

Washington’s Blog by David Swanson   What the hell do I mean I’m against Thanksgiving? Can’t I find something worse to be against? How about famine, cholera, war, slavery, rape, murder, torture, environmental collapse, refugee crises, evil heartless lying scheming governments, oil spills, slick propaganda, mass incarceration, entrenched apathy, bigotry, greed, or sadism? Indeed, I’m…

Slavery: The Deep History of the Great Evil

The New American by Dennis Behreandt   Representative John Conyers (D-Mich.), now 88 years old and America’s longest-serving member of Congress, has done once more what he has done in each Congress in which he has served, namely, introduce a bill calling for reparations for slavery. Introduced for the 28th time, Conyers’ bill, HR 40,…

The National Guard And Law Enforcement Use Secret Planes To Spy On Our Cell Phones

Activist Post By MassPrivateI   By MassPrivateI A recent article in the Texas Observer, revealed that the National Guard is using multi-protocol scanners and receivers to spy on everyone. The National Guard and DEA, recently purchased two DRT 1301C portable receiver systems from Digital Receiver Technology Inc., (DRT). DRTs or ‘dirt boxes’ allow the National Guard and DEA to…