Monthly Archives: August 2011


Report Sheds Light on Chemicals in Oil Dispersants

Source: http://earthjustice.org 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 […]


The Many Collapses of Keynesianism

Source: http://www.thedailybell.com 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: http://www.thedailybell.com 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 […]


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

Source: http://landmarkreport.com 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 […]