The Ball is Rolling
"A little revolution now and then is a healthy thing..."
On June 22, 2007 George Bush declared both he and Vice President Dick Cheney above the law.
Four swore and seven implied that Iraq would bring forth on this continent, a new mushroom cloud, conceived in Baghdad, and dedicated to the proposition that all cities can be destroyed equally.
Voices for Creative Non Violence has launched a campaign called The Occupation Project: A Campaign of Sustained Nonviolent Civil Disobedience to End the Iraq War.
National Public Radio is devoting itself to diluting the meaning of the November Elections by pushing for Democratic compromise on the Republican Agenda. In a series called "Crossing the Divide," very well covered on NPR Check they trotted out every compromiser they could think of including Rush Limbaugh and Dinesh D'Souza who, among other things said in his book entittled The End of Racism: "The American slave was treated like property, which is to say, pretty well." Source Watch has much more.
Privatizing the Oil.
Elizabeth de la Vega wrote this fictional account into a Grand Jury's investigation into the lies leading us to war. The account may be fictional but the facts are not.
It was rumored that Robert Allen Parker had been a professor of mathematics. It might be true. It might not. I know that he was an older man who always carried a higher calculus book in his arm and was always making notes in it. He was a gentle guy and we had a special relationship. He was very concerned about two things above all: Nuclear Weapons and Gambling Casinos. I was never sure which had priority.