Seymour Hersh on Obama, NSA and the ‘pathetic’ American media

Pulitzer Prize winner explains how to fix journalism, saying press should ‘fire 90% of editors and promote ones you can’t control’ theguardian Seymour Hersh has got some extreme ideas on how to fix journalism – close down the news bureaus of NBC and ABC, sack 90% of editors in publishing and get back to the […] Continue reading

Barack Obama is political king of the fake Twitter followers, with more than 19.5 MILLION online fans who don’t really exist

By DAVID MARTOSKO, U.S. POLITICAL EDITOR Mail Online Among influential U.S. political tweeters, President Barack Obama is the undisputed king of the fake followers. A MailOnline analysis ranks his sizable Twitter following as the most deceptive total among the 21 most influential accounts run by American politicians: More than 19.5 million of his 36.9 million Twitter […] Continue reading

Visa Goes Anti-Gun: Restricts America’s Largest Gun Store From Processing Transactions

Mac Slavo The assault on the U.S. Constitution and the Second Amendment continues. This time big business is getting into the mix and they’re aiming for gun stores right at the source of their revenues – their transaction processing facilities. According to Larry Hyatt, owner of the largest gun brokerage firm in the United […] Continue reading

Keynesianism: Policies of Selfishness, Irresponsibility and Immediate Gratification

Scott Lazarowitz Our fanatically Keynesian President Barack Obama believes that governments should spend money they don’t have and put the country into debt. So he is whining to Republicans to continue raising the debt ceiling so the federal government can continue on its wild spending spree. And Obama has the nerve to say that the opposing […] Continue reading

Florida group offers free shotguns and says it finds takers

MSN News The Armed Citizen Project offers one free shotgun per household on its website in an effort to saturate high-crime areas with gun owners. ORLANDO — Hundreds of Florida residents accepted an offer this week for a free shotgun, said the director of the Florida branch of the Texas-based Armed Citizen Project. A website for the […] Continue reading

Gov Targets Private Bank Accounts: Seizes Funds Of Innocent Americans Without Charge or Trial

Mac Slavo Do you still keep a hefty portion of your savings in a U.S. bank? If so you may want to reconsider your options. Because if the following report from the Institute of Justice is any indication, nothing you hold in private bank account is safe anymore. Can the government use civil forfeiture to take […] Continue reading

Intelligence agencies want ‘all the phone records,’ defend surveillance programs

RT News Leading members of the United States intelligence community continued to defend the government’s vast surveillance programs in Washington on Thursday and suggested that those agency’s capabilities exceed what’s been previously reported. During a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill Thursday afternoon, lawmakers asked representatives from the National Security Agency, Department of Justice […] Continue reading

New Island Rises Out of the Sea in Pakistan

Pakistan Earthquake: Death Toll Hits 265 and New Island Emerges in Arabian Sea  By Umberto Bacchi The death toll from a massive earthquake that struck southwestern Pakistan was still mounting as the first photographs of a new island created by the quake  emerged. The magnitude 7.7 quake that hit Baluchistan, Pakistan’s largest but least populated province, killed […] Continue reading