Prague "red card" protest, Nov. 2014.

After Ukraine: Are the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Hungary Veering Off The NATO/EU Reservation?

By Christine Stone Ron Paul Institute   After Ukraine: Are the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Hungary Veering Off The NATO/EU Reservation?     Despite the firmness shown by the EU’sbiggest players when it comes to sanctioning Putin’s Russia, lower down the pecking order some member states are not happy. Unlike the most craven and obedient […]


Calls for ‘Torture Team’ Prosecutions Persist as Cheney Brags “I’d Do It Again”

By Jon Queally Common Dreams   Calls for ‘Torture Team’ Prosecutions Persist as Cheney Brags “I’d Do It Again”   ‘There is an almost criminal gang in our government’s security agencies which is not subject to democratic accountability of any kind.’     Former vice president of the United States Dick Cheney told NBC’s Chuck […]

Former Vice President Dick Cheney says violence perpetrated against American citizens amounts to torture, but that torture approved by himself and former President George. W. Bush is not "morally" equivalent to that kind of violence and should be applauded, not prosecuted. Human rights experts strongly disagree. (Image: Meet The Press/Screenshot)

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How NYC’s Biggest Real Estate Project in a Generation is Being Financed by Selling Green Cards to the Chinese

By Michael Krieger Liberty Blitzkrieg   How NYC’s Biggest Real Estate Project in a Generation is Being Financed by Selling Green Cards to the Chinese   The selling of U.S. green cards to foreigners, particularly the Chinese, has grown exponentially in 2014, and represents a significant public policy debate very few Americans are aware of. […]


U.S. Patent Office To Decide Whether Patent Troll Company Actually Owns Podcasting

By Kate Cox Consumerist   U.S. Patent Office To Decide Whether Patent Troll Company Actually Owns Podcasting     Podcasts are simply the done thing, in 2014: everyone’s taking their modern update on the radio show with them on the go. One company out there, seeing all the dollar signs, now claims that they invented […]

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