Monthly Archives: August 2011

Report Sheds Light on Chemicals in Oil Dispersants

Source: Earthjustice advocacy, litigation reveal dispersants’ dirty chemical secrets Pop quiz: nearly 2 million gallons of chemicals are about to be dumped into the ocean where they will mix with oil gushing from a blown out well. Do you: A. Study beforehand the chemicals’ effects on marine life? B. Study beforehand the chemicals’ effects […]

Ron Paul Close 2nd in GA Straw Poll

Source: The photos below are great!  Also from the site. Submitted by johnpp2on Sat, 08/27/2011 – 15:15 Just left the GA Straw Poll in Perry, GA.Cain 232 Paul 229 Perry 179, then Newt, Bachmann, Romney. As I was leaving, the Cain bus was loading up. I didn’t see a Paul bus but there […]

Ron Paul: No FEMA response necessary

Source:   Visit for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy By NBC’s Jo Ling Kent GILFORD, N.H. — After a lunch speech today, Ron Paul slammed the Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA, and said that no national response to Hurricane Irene is necessary. “We should be like 1900; we […]

The Many Collapses of Keynesianism

Source: Saturday, August 27, 2011 – by Lew Rockwell It should be obvious to everyone but the most dedicated adherent of Keynesianism that the stimulus did not accomplish its end. The combination of outright spending by Congress, the desperate schemes to reflate the housing market, the attempt to transfuse bleeding firms with other people’s […]

Media Blackout: US in Yet Another Illegal War … in Yemen

Source: Airstrike Kills 8 Suspected Militants in Yemen … Officials in Yemen say an airstrike has killed eight militants in the country’s south. The officials said Thursday’s strike targeted a position held by militants with suspected links to al-Qaida in Yemen. On Wednesday, clashes between Yemeni forces and militants near Zinjibar in southern Abyan […]

Why Iceland Should Be in the News, But Is Not

Source: By Deena Stryker An Italian radio program’s story about Iceland’s on-going revolution is a stunning example of how little our media tells us about the rest of the world. Americans may remember that at the start of the 2008 financial crisis, Iceland literally went bankrupt.  The reasons were mentioned only in passing, and […]

CEO of Gibson Guitar a Republican donor; Democrat competitor uses same wood

Source: On Thursday, the iconic Gibson Guitar Corporation issued a press release stating that government officials raided their Tennessee manufacturing facility over warrants concerning the legality of the importation of wood purchased from India that they use in their world famous guitars. The wood–which is certified and regulated by the Forest Stewardship Council–is not […]

Show your Ron Paul Support! 1

Want to make a real statement for all to see showing your support for Ron Paul? Of the wide possible choices to show support for Ron Paul 2012, this is one of the ways I have chosen to get the word out, amongst others.  For basically the same cost as a t-shirt you can be […]