Category Assassi-Nation

Trump was right: Obama and Clinton Created ISIS

by  Glen Ford “Together, the U.S. and the Saudis gave birth to the international Islamic jihadist movement.” Donald Trump has backtracked — sort of — on his assertion that President Obama and Hillary Clinton are “the founders” of ISIS, or the “most valuable players” on the Islamic State team. “Obviously, I’m being sarcastic,” said the […]

Micah Xavier Johnson and Gavin Long: Seventeen Reasons

Micah Xavier Johnson and Gavin Long: Seventeen Reasons Micah Xavier Johnson and Gavin Long: Seventeen Reasons by Paul Street “U.S. prosecutors and courts continue to deny Black Americans anything remotely close to real justice.” Judging by the coverage and commentary on corporate media telesecreens, good Americans are supposed to be surprised (as well as horrified) that […]

Armed Drones: President Obama’s Favorite Weapon — Cosmic Convergence: 2012 and Beyond

Armed Drones: President Obama’s Favorite Weapon Ammo.com President Barack Obama has received much credit for drawing down American involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan, but less attention has been paid to his administration’s embrace of armed drones. His expansion of covert … Continue reading → via Armed Drones: President Obama’s Favorite Weapon — Cosmic Convergence: 2012 and […]

Cop Prop

Cop Prop by MARK GRAHAM In Heart of Darkness, Joseph Conrad wrote: “The conquest of the earth, which mostly means the taking it away from those who have a different complexion or slightly flatter noses than ourselves, is not a pretty thing when you look into it too much. What redeems it is the idea […]

Stop Police Lynchings

Needed police reforms Institute for Policy Studies It’s going to take a long time to repair the damage, but smart reforms that minimize police violence and racial bias — and improve accountability and transparency — can help put us on a path to better policing and safer communities. Here are a few of them. Institute […]

Why So Many Mass Killings? Look in a Mirror

  By Joe Clifford June 27, 2016 “Information Clearing House” – We will never understand the mass killings in Orlando, Aurora, Newtown, or any of the many others, until we take a long hard look at ourselves in a mirror. Why does this happen so frequently, and why is it such a rare occurrence in […]

Orlando gay-club shooting: The pieces that don’t fit

by Dr. Eowyn Anomaly: Definition: Something that deviates from what is standard, normal, or expected. Synonyms: oddity, inconsistency, incongruity, aberration. Below are some anomalies — the pieces that don’t fit — in the official narrative of the deadliest shooting in U.S. history at the Pulse gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, in the early morning hours […]