350: the Most Important Number on the Planet?


Saturday, October 24, 2009 was a day the world’s attention was focused on the number 350. According to a Democracy Now! report by Sharif Abdel Kouddous–filling in for his comrade Amy Goodman–activists from across the globe held rallies to “call on world leaders to take strong measures at the upcoming climate talks in Copenhagen.”
What does [...]

Have Muslim Extremists Infiltrated the Government?


Fox News is reporting that Rep. Sue Myrick of North Carolina, and three other lawmakers are investigating whether the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), a U.S. non-profit Muslim activist group associated with Islamist terrorist groups such as Hamas and the Muslim Brotherhood, has placed their operatives as interns on the staffs of members of targeted [...]

United Nations Launches Investigation of Human Rights Abuses in the United States


For those of you who have never even heard of a “Special Rapporteur,” you may be surprised to find out that one has been appointed by the United Nations (UN), under a special mandate from the UN Human Rights Council (the successor to the corrupt and anti-Israel UN Commission on Human Rights), to open a [...]

The Death Penalty Gets the Death Penalty


When 7-year-old Somer Thompson disappeared on her way home from school in Orange Park, Florida, earlier this week, officials were hopeful that she would be found safe, and mobilized a massive search for the little girl. Alas, it was not to be, as the child’s mangled body was found on Wednesday in a Georgia garbage [...]

Liberal Bias is Killing the New York Times


The path towards irrelevancy and future insolvency taken by The New York Times continues at a frenetic pace. Democracy Now! is reporting that the publication has announced the elimination of another 100 newsroom positions, or about eight percent of the paper’s news staff, due to declining advertising revenues and circulation numbers that are in freefall.
Why [...]

Build Your Arks, the Oceans are Rising


This December, politicians, activists, diplomats and environmentalists from all over the world will gather in chilly Copenhagen, Denmark, to discuss “global warming.” The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change will sponsor the Copenhagen conference, and its goal will be getting developed countries to cap the carbon emissions that cause “global warming,” thereby reducing the [...]

Democrats Have Found the Perfect Place for Gitmo Terrorists


Guantanamo (Gitmo) Bay detainees may soon be headed for a courtroom near you, according to a report on Sunday morning’s Fox and Friends. House Democrats, led by Nancy Pelosi, have passed a bill that would allow the inmates to be transferred to U.S. soil for prosecution and incarceration. 
Lawmakers against the legislation have pointed out that [...]

Amnesty Now!


Representative Luis V. Gutierrez (D-Illinois), who made a name for himself back in 1999 by pressuring former President Bill Clinton into freeing 16 convicted FALN terrorists, is back in the news. As Amy Goodman’s Democracy Now! program reports, Gutierrez, a vociferous advocate of blanket amnesty for the estimated 12 million illegal aliens currently in [...]

UN Human Rights Council Takes Up anti-Israel Gaza War Crimes Report


Democracy Now!’s take on the hopelessly biased and flawed UN (United Nations) War Crimes Mission Report released last month condemning Israel’s Gaza incursion earlier this year was, predictably, one-sided and itself biased.
The United Nations Human Rights Council has now begun discussions of the report’s findings, which concluded, in essence, that Israel’s incursion deliberately targeted the [...]

The Horses are Out, Close the Barn Door!


Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is in Moscow, meeting with our Russian “allies,” to talk about the Iranian nuclear problem. Getting Russia’s cooperation on sanctions against the Iranians was the main topic of concern.
Not surprisingly, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, the real power in the Kremlin, wasn’t at home to meet with her—he is in China, [...]