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  • Idaho gun shop, ATF reach settlement

    03/13/2009 7:14:05 AM PDT · by marktwain · 57 replies · 2,911+ views
    Fort Mill Times ^ | 13 March, 2009 | NA
    BOISE, Idaho — An Idaho gun shop that went to federal court to keep the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives from pulling its gun license has reached a settlement with the agency. Terry and Ryan Horsley of Red's Trading Post in Twin Falls asked the court to review their case in 2007, after the ATF revoked their license. The ATF said the shop had repeatedly violated gun sales rules. The Horsleys said they had been targeted by the agency and that most of the problems were clerical, such as using abbreviations on gun sale documentation. Red's Trading Shop...
  • Imagine Paradise - More fairness and tolerance, and less . . . you.

    03/06/2009 6:41:08 PM PST · by neverdem · 8 replies · 701+ views
    National Review Online ^ | March 06, 2009 | David Kahane
    March 06, 2009, 4:00 a.m. Imagine ParadiseMore fairness and tolerance, and less . . . you. By David Kahane While you wingnuts are busy litigating Rahmbo v. El Rushbo, the larger point of what’s happening to you is sailing right over your fat heads. You’re letting yourselves get bogged down in minutiae — Does Carville talk to Stephanopoulos? Does Steele have iron in his spine? Is Matt Lauer as dumb as he looks? — when you should really be seeing the forest behind the trees. For, in the end, our Cold Civil War against you conservatives and your institutions...
  • President Obama seeks Russia deal to slash nuclear weapons

    02/03/2009 7:29:03 PM PST · by CalifScreaming · 105 replies · 3,663+ views
    Times Online ^ | Feb 4, 2009 | Tim Reid
    President Obama will convene the most ambitious arms reduction talks with Russia for a generation, aiming to slash each country’s stockpile of nuclear weapons by 80 per cent. The radical treaty would cut the number of nuclear warheads to 1,000 each, The Times has learnt. Key to the initiative is a review of the Bush Administration’s plan for a US missile defence shield in Eastern Europe, a project fiercely opposed by Moscow. Mr Obama is to establish a non-proliferation office at the White House to oversee the talks, expected to be headed by Gary Samore, a non-proliferation negotiator in the...
  • Obama and the SEIU The Corrupt Anti-American Takeover

    12/10/2008 12:30:01 PM PST · by Sammy67 · 3 replies · 832+ views
    Yesterday the American Patrol Report focused on Barack Obama's links to the Service Employee International Union (SEIU). Within hours we learned that the SEIU was intimately involved in the Gov. Blagojevich's selling of Obama's Senate seat. "Among the revelations contained in the complaint brought against Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich yesterday was the description of an official with the Service Employees International Union acting as an apparent intermediary between the governor and Barack Obama's camp in discussions over Obama's
  • Lousy Commie Book to Become Lousy Commie Movie

    09/11/2008 2:28:58 PM PDT · by vadum · 4 replies · 216+ views
    Capital Research Center ^ | September 11, 2008 | Matthew Vadum
    kumrads die because they're told) kumrads die before they're old (kumrads aren't afraid to die kumrads don't and kumrads won't believe in life)and death knows whie (all good kumrads you can tell by their altruistic smell moscow pipes good kumrads dance) kumrads enjoy s.freud knows whoy the hope that you may mess your pance every kumrad is a bit of quite unmitigated hate (travelling in a futile groove god knows why) and so do i (because they are afraid to love -e.e. cummings * * * * *Marxist historian Howard Zinn's A People's History of the United States is being...
  • LA leftists to celebrate cuban oppresion (includes response)

    07/22/2008 9:44:15 AM PDT · by mainestategop · 7 replies · 388+ views
    International answer in conjuntion with other left wing america hating marxist groups are holding a festival on July 26th to celebrate the Cuban revolution and the 55 years of totalitarian oppresion by the Communist government of fidel castro in Cuba. Below is an article discussing it. It can also be read at July 26 "Noche Cubana" Party & Fundraiser Celebrate 55 Years Of Cuba's Revolutionary Struggle A Night of Music, Food, Film, Dancing & Solidarity with Cuba July 26th is celebrated around the world as the beginning of the Cuban revolutionary struggle. On July 26 1953, over 130 young...
  • Socialism: Still a dirty word: Dismal picture of potential nationalized oil industry

    07/19/2008 12:04:16 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 10 replies · 190+ views ^ | 7/19/08 | Henry Lamb
    In the 1950s, the word "socialism" was as vulgar as the four-letter words, which, when uttered by a youngster, could result in a mouthful of soap. Not so today. Perhaps contemporary acceptance of the term is the result of tolerance lessons, or political correctness that permeates progressive thought today. It could be ignorance; schools no longer teach the flaws of socialism. Or, what's even worse, today's acceptance of the term is more likely to be acceptance of the system. When Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., blurted out in a congressional hearing that she was ready to "socialize" the oil industry, it...

    06/05/2008 4:29:58 PM PDT · by PlainOleAmerican · 13 replies · 129+ views
    Charleston Voice ^ | Circa 1958 | Manning Johnson
    CHAPTER ONE IN THE WEB Ten years I labored in the cause of Communism. I was a dedicated "comrade." All my talents and efforts were zealously used to bring about the triumph of Communism in America and throughout the world. To me, the end of capitalism would mark the beginning of an interminable period of plenty, peace, prosperity and universal comradeship. All racial and class differences and conflicts would end forever after the liquidation of the capitalists, their government and their supporters. A world union of Soviet States under the hegemony of Russia would free and lead mankind on to...
  • It's Communist May Day Again!

    05/01/2008 6:21:10 AM PDT · by Eye On The Left · 30 replies · 112+ views
    various sources | various authors
    MAY DAY 2008 Unity grows among immigrants, Black community and labor By Teresa Gutierrez Published Apr 30, 2008 9:47 PM May Day press conference, April 28, New York City. Third from the left is Teresa Gutierrez. WW photo: Deirdre Griswold April 27—On April 25 when the not guilty verdict against the cop killers of Sean Bell, a 23-year-old African American was announced, immigrant rights activists and many immigrants spontaneously joined the progressive movement in a demonstration in Queens, N.Y., to protest the racist verdict. ... (big snip) "Workers World Party Secretariat members Teresa Gutierrez and Fred Goldstein will deliver papers...
  • '100 Dead' In Anti-China Protests In Tibet

    03/15/2008 3:11:37 AM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 102 replies · 2,080+ views
    Sky News ^ | 03/15/08
    '100 Dead' In Anti-China Protests In Tibet By Sky News SkyNews - 9 minutes agoChina has locked down the Tibetan capital of Lhasa and set a deadline for rioters to surrender following the worst violence in 20 years. Beijing said that 10 people had been burnt to death during a day of unrest, while Tibet's government-in-exile in India warned that the number could be much higher. In a statement from its northern India base, it said: "We have unconfirmed reports about 100 people had been killed and martial law imposed in Lhasa." The government said it was "deeply concerned" by...
  • Riot in Tibet as Chinese police clash with protesters ( injuries, gunfire reported )

    03/14/2008 3:10:19 AM PDT · by Hillarys Gate Cult · 74 replies · 4,295+ views
    Times Online ^ | March 14, 2008 | Jane Macartney
    One of the largest markets in the Tibetan capital, Lhasa, is in flames and at least one police car has been burnt as angry monks and Tibetans clash with police today. The surge of violence follows almost a week of demonstrations by lamas from monasteries around the Tibetan capital, who have been demanding greater freedom of religion before the Olympic Games as well as independence for the deeply Buddhist Himalayan region.
  • Sailing takes a left turn ("It's like an SDS reunion on the Love Boat")

    03/09/2008 7:58:59 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 17 replies · 1,088+ views
    South Florida Sun-Sentinel ^ | March 2, 2008 | Henry Alford
    I'm dancing on the top deck with a 71-year-old feminist and psychotherapist whom I've come to think of as the Twirler. We've spent two days attending seminars on The Nation magazine's Alaska cruise; we've talked about the Bush presidency and prison reform and single-payer health care. Now, at almost midnight, my fiercely intelligent and opinionated new friend is putting all the heady political talk behind her by bodily twirling. "If I start to get dizzy, then I twirl in the opposite direction," Charlotte tells me as the live band revs up its throbbing Motown beat. "I won't fall." "Good, please...
  • North Korea publicly executes 15 starving refugees fleeing to China in desperate search for food

    03/05/2008 4:33:02 PM PST · by TigerLikesRooster · 45 replies · 279+ views
    Daily Mail ^ | 03/06/08
    North Korea publicly executes 15 starving refugees fleeing to China in desperate search for foodLast updated at 00:05am on 6th March 2008 North Korea has publicly executed 15 starving people, mostly women, for illegally entering neighbouring China in search of food, an aid group said yesterday. The 13 women and two men were shot on a bridge in the north-eastern town of Onseong as local residents watched. It was the second mass execution to be reported this week. The group of 15 were sentenced to death for illegally crossing the border into China or for helping others to do so, to...
  • Andy Garcia is Fed Up With People Who Glorify Che Guevara

    04/25/2006 7:19:19 PM PDT · by Number57 · 191 replies · 3,491+ views
    Andy Garcia is urging fashion-conscious rebels to stop wearing T-shirts emblazoned with the image of Latino revolutionary Ernesto 'Che' Guevara because they remind Cubans of terrible times. The actor accepts that Guevara stands for rebellion and is seen as a hero to many, but he sees the revolutionary as a butcher who killed millions of his countrymen. Argentine-born Guevara helped current Cuban leader Fidel Castro overthrow General Fulgencio Batista's government in a guerrilla revolution in the late 1950s. Garcia, who left Cuba when he was five, says, "I'd be curious to go around and ask them how much they really...
  • Fidel Castro Steps Down...

    02/18/2008 11:43:05 PM PST · by silentknight · 232 replies · 2,223+ views
    NYT via Drudge ^ | February 19, 2008
    Fidel Castro Steps Down...
  • New depths of depravity

    02/06/2008 8:48:40 AM PST · by Graybeard58 · 19 replies · 220+ views
    Waterbury Republican-American ^ | February 6, 2008 | Editorial
    Historians credit left-wingers with coining "politics of fear" to belittle Sen. Joseph McCarthy's campaign against communists in the U.S. government. The phrase went into hibernation in the 1960s, a torpidity even warmonger-in-waiting Lyndon Johnson's daisy-girl ad couldn't disturb, only to reemerge in the 1980s to denigrate Ronald Reagan's Cold War-winning strategy. These days, the phrase has become the lefties' No. 1 rhetorical trump card against the war against Islamic terrorism. To them, Americans have more to fear from the Bush administration than from the terrorists who seek to bring America to heel. Sen. Barack Obama uses it in almost every...
  • Reports of Communist Maoists Turning To Cannibalism In Orissa, India

    01/19/2008 8:01:10 PM PST · by Srirangan · 14 replies · 4,491+ views
    Maoists are turning cannibals. They eat human flesh to terrorize villagers. This was revealed by the residents of Bandiguda, 45 km from the district headquarters town of Malkangiri. The district police, under the leadership of daredevil SP Satish Kumar Gajbhiye, risked in organizing a community policing programme in a far-flung area, known as the Red Terror Zone of the district. On August 3, 2007, the people of Bandiguda saw Mukunda Madhi of their village being lifted by 'Papular Dalam Commander' Bhagat, as Mukunda was suspected by the Maoists as a police informer. Next morning, Mukunda was brought back to the...
  • Legendary Broadcaster Joe Nuxhall Has Died

    11/16/2007 5:39:56 AM PST · by GreenLanternCorps · 23 replies · 402+ views
    700 WLW Radio ^ | 11/16/2007 | 700WLW News
    He fought long and hard, but in the end, Joe Nuxhall lost his battle. The Old Lefthander passed away Thursday night, at the age of 79. He had been battling cancer over the past couple of years, but most recently, was hospitalized for pneumonia and breathing problems. He was supposed to go through surgery to have a pacemaker implanted, but that operation was called off. At 10:55 p.m. Thursday, he was pronounced dead at Mercy Hospital in Fairfield.
  • Caption Condoleezza Rice confronted by barking moonbat Code Pinko hag (barf alert)

    10/24/2007 11:00:24 AM PDT · by redstates4ever · 97 replies · 943+ views
    Yahoo! News Photos ^ | 10/24/07 | staff
    "Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, center, is confronted by CodePink member Desiree Anita Ali-Fairooz, her hands painted red, as Rep. Tom Lantos, D-Calif., right, Chairman of the House Foreign Relations Committee, right, looks on before Rice testified regarding US policy in the Middle East where she spoke about Iraq, Iran, and the Israel Palestinian conflict on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2007."
  • Google Hearts USSR

    10/04/2007 9:31:15 AM PDT · by george76 · 43 replies · 1,070+ views
    lgf ^ | Oct 4, 2007
    Google ignored Memorial Day and Veterans Day, but today they have a special logo up to commemorate an event that must be near to their hearts—the 50th anniversary of the Soviet Union’s launch of the Sputnik satellite.
  • Reds Roll Out Red Carpet for Last Event of Navy Week

    09/06/2007 5:36:08 PM PDT · by SandRat · 110+ views
    NAVY newsstand ^ | Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Michael Sheehan
    CINCINNATI (NNS) -- The Cincinnati Reds honored the service of past, present and future Sailors before the start of their major league baseball game against the New York Mets, ending Cincinnati’s first-ever Navy Week in grand fashion Sept. 3. The pre-game festivities included a crowd-pleasing performance by Navy Band Great Lakes rock band “Horizon,” a parachute demonstration by the Navy Leap Frogs, an on-field enlistment of Delayed Entry Program Recruits (DEPers), the 25th reunion of the Reds-sponsored Navy Boot Camp Hall of Fame Company 233, an on-field presentation of a Bronze Star Medal, and finally the ceremonial first pitch thrown...
  • 'Sun-Times': Cancel That Left Turn (Chicago newspaper says "nevermind")

    07/15/2007 7:46:27 AM PDT · by tlb · 23 replies · 1,895+ views
    Editor and Publisher ^ | July 14, 2007 | Mark Fitzgerald
    CHICAGO Conrad Black, who led the thieving band of executives that put the Chicago Sun-Times pretty far down the road to ruin, had just been convicted in a Chicago federal courthouse, but Publisher John Cruickshank had something more urgent to talk about Friday afternoon in the tabloid's offices. "We're not going to start being a Democratic paper or a liberal paper or a conservative paper or an ideological paper -- we're an independent paper," he said. "We're not going to be a small L liberal paper. We're not going to bind ourselves to a party or ideology in anything." On...
  • 'I'm proof that hope is never lost' (Josh Hamilton)

    07/05/2007 4:58:03 PM PDT · by smith288 · 19 replies · 2,729+ views
    ESPN ^ | July 5, 2007 | Josh Hamilton (as told to Tim Keown)
    Editor's Note: This story appears in the July 16 edition of ESPN The Magazine, on sale beginning July 4. To let you know how far I've come, let me tell you where I've been. Not that long ago, there were nights I went to sleep in strange places praying I wouldn't wake up. After another night of bad decisions, I'd lie down with my heart speeding inside my chest like it was about to burst through the skin. My thinking was clouded, and my talent was one day closer to being totally wasted. I prayed to be spared another...
  • Full-Speed Outfield Collision Knocks Out Reds Star

    05/28/2007 3:24:06 PM PDT · by buccaneer81 · 13 replies · 408+ views
    Breitbart,tv ^ | May 28, 2007 | Breitbart
  • Angry MoveOn calls for Iraq backbone (Pop some popcorn!)

    05/23/2007 9:18:11 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 40 replies · 1,616+ views
    The Politico ^ | May 23, 2007 | Josephine Hearn
    Anti-war activists vowed they will have long memories about the deal Democratic leaders struck with the Bush administration this week on Iraq war funding, warning that they will exact retribution from lawmakers in both parties in 2008. Enraged by what they considered capitulation by Democrats, anti-war leaders vowed to redouble their efforts at defeating the next funding request when it comes up as expected in September. The group, which previously had been an ally of the Democratic leadership on the war issue, in a statement raised the specter of "in-district advertising and recruitment of primary challengers" as punishment for...
  • Michael Moore wants to investigate Treasury Dept (Unbelievable!)

    05/16/2007 8:50:42 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 44 replies · 1,458+ views
    Yahoo! News ^ | May 16, 2007
    Maverick filmmaker Michael Moore took the first step on Wednesday in launching his own probe into the U.S. government's investigation of him for making an unauthorized trip to Cuba to film scenes for his latest movie "SiCKO." Moore's attorney David Boies sent the U.S. Treasury Department a Freedom of Information Act request for all documents in its possession regarding its civil investigation of Moore which was launched by the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control. The Office of Foreign Assets Control told Moore earlier this month that it was conducting a civil investigation to see if he violated the U.S....
  • Iraqi Marxist Insurgent Group Declared

    05/15/2007 1:36:40 AM PDT · by ASC2006 · 21 replies · 1,742+ views
    Iraq Slogger ^ | May 15 2007 | ZEYAD KASIM
    An unknown left-wing group calling itself the Iraqi Armed Revolutionary Resistance distributed leaflets in the Mid-Euphrates area around Najaf, Hilla and Karbala calling for “resistance against American, British and Zionist occupiers in order to liberate Iraq and form a free socialist, democratic alternative,” according to the Al-Badeel Al-Iraqi website. The group, which described itself as a “movement of Iraqi Communists and Marxists experienced in armed struggle, leftist Iraqi nationalists, and their supporters,” claimed responsibility for an attack against U.S. troops at the Khan Al-Nus area between Najaf and Karbla on Sunday. The leaflets, which carried a photo of Cuban Marxist...
  • The Bear Goes Walkabout

    02/08/2007 6:29:29 PM PST · by Dajjal · 32 replies · 1,746+ views
    National Review / Steyn Online ^ | 12/18/06 | Mark Steyn
    THE BEAR GOES WALKABOUTby Mark Steyn You gotta love these alternative theories for the murder of Alexander Litvinenko, the late “Russian dissident” (and there’s a phrase one hadn’t expected to make a comeback quite so soon). Relax, say the Kremlinologists (and there’s another), it wasn’t Putin who had the guy whacked. It was rogue elements within the state apparatus who gained access to supposedly secure facilities and then contaminated five international jets and dozens of joints all over London in order to pull off the world’s first radiological assassination. Oh, well, that’s okay then. Nothing to worry about. The late...
  • Out of touch with reality (ANTI-AMERICAN PEACENIK BOZO ALERT)

    01/23/2007 5:39:24 AM PST · by Chi-townChief · 27 replies · 713+ views
    Chicago Sun-Times letters ^ | January 23, 2007 | Barry Weisberg, director, Violence Prevention Peace Promotion Strategy
    The United States has long thought itself to be the world's moral compass and "peace" keeper. Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright proclaimed the United States to be the "indispensable'' country. Yet abroad or at home, the reality is different. The United States, with less than 5 percent of the world's population, produces 25 percent of the greenhouse gases. It leads the world in per capita consumption of five basic commodities: grain, meat, oil, coal and steel. President Bush, and most Americans, believe the United States to be the "greatest nation on Earth," or No. 1. But with no president...
  • Don't mention human rights, French told

    01/07/2007 6:50:06 AM PST · by Flavius · 30 replies · 1,044+ views
    telegraph ^ | 07/01/2007 | Kim Willsher in Paris, Sunday Telegraph
    As French presidential frontrunner Ségolène Royal visited China this weekend, a row erupted after France's tourist chiefs advised officials dealing with Chinese visitors: don't mention Tiananmen, Tibet or Taiwan. The suggestions, contained in a 65-page booklet produced by the French Ministry of Tourism, have outraged human rights groups, who describe them as scandalous, naive and cynical. The advice to avoid sensitive political issues comes in a chapter on negotiating and doing business in the guide entitled "Chinese tourists: How best to welcome them". Under the heading "Principles of etiquette", it counsels: "Avoid talking about Chinese politics; for example, events at...
  • Lies and Obfuscations

    01/03/2007 5:52:14 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 18 replies · 1,051+ views
    MSNBC/Newsweek ^ | December 22, 2006 | Eleanor Clift
    In the spirit of holding our political leaders accountable, this year-end review will tabulate the worst lies told by Bush and company, along with several stories that were underreported in the media. Much of what was generated got lost in the fog of war, but the long arm of history will retrieve these moments. As the president said in his news conference this week, if they’re still writing about No. 1—George Washington—there’s plenty of time before the historians can properly evaluate No. 43. Judging by the mess in Iraq, it could be 200 or 300 years—if ever—before Bush is vindicated....
  • Guilty of genocide: the leader who unleashed a 'Red Terror' on Africa

    12/12/2006 4:08:25 PM PST · by MadIvan · 13 replies · 479+ views
    The Times ^ | December 13, 2006 | Jonathon Clayton
    Ethiopia’s brutal Marxist dictator, known as the African Pol Pot, became the first fallen leader to be found guilty yesterday of genocide in his own country after a 12-year trial.Mengistu Haile Mariam, the former President, who fled to Zimbabwe in 1991, was accused along with top members of his military Government of killing thousands during his 17-year rule. The period was marked by vicious crackdowns on opponents, disastrous wars with neighbouring countries and rebel groups and devastating famines in which starvation was used to force peasants into submission. “Members of the Derg [Government] who are present in court today and...
  • Russian elite still see U.S. as bogeyman

    12/04/2006 3:25:49 AM PST · by M. Espinola · 12 replies · 547+ views
    The Japan Times ^ | Dec. 4, 2006 | Andrei Piontkovsky
    WASHINGTON -- An old saying in politics in Moscow is that relations between the United States and Russia are always better when a Republican rules in the White House. We are statesmen, and the Republicans are statesmen. Because we both believe in power, it is easy for the two of us to understand each other. The problem with this saying is the paranoid mind-set behind it, for it implies that the nature of Russian-U.S. relations has not changed fundamentally since the Cold War's end -- that the animosities that exist between the two countries are those of two permanently implacable...
  • Ukraine marks 73rd anniversary of forced Soviet-era famine that killed 10 million

    11/25/2006 12:18:24 PM PST · by Grzegorz 246 · 76 replies · 1,442+ views
    bostonherald ^ | Saturday, November 25, 2006
    KIEV, Ukraine - Ukraine held solemn commemorations Saturday to mark the 73rd anniversary of a man-made Soviet-era famine that killed one-third of the country’s population, a tragedy that Ukraine’s president wants recognized as an act of genocide. At the height of the 1932-33 famine, 33,000 people died of hunger every day, devastating entire villages. Cases of cannibalism were widespread as desperation deepened. Black ribbons were hung Saturday on the blue and yellow national flag, and in cities across the country, officials laid flowers at monuments to the estimated 10 million victims. President Viktor Yushchenko and Parliament Speaker Oleksandr Moroz unveiled...
  • Alleged Russian spy believed to be 'elite' officer

    11/21/2006 5:44:49 PM PST · by Tailgunner Joe · 4 replies · 478+ views
    Globe and Mail ^ | 11/12/06 | COLIN FREEZE and TU THANH HA
    Toronto and Montreal — The Canadian government is formally alleging that it has caught a 10-year Russian spy who used three different Canadian passports to operate in Canada and abroad. "The Canadian Security Intelligence Service (the Service) has reasonable grounds to believe the foreign national alleging to be Paul William Hampel is a member of the Sluzhba Vneshney Razvedki (SVR)," according to a summary of the evidence released Tuesday afternoon. "An SVR illegal is an elite Russian intelligence officer. Illegals are secretly deployed abroad, operate covertly under assumed names and life stories, and masquerade as citizens of target countries." "To...
  • Red but not Republican

    11/09/2006 7:53:31 PM PST · by HoldFast · 45 replies · 1,289+ views
    Washington Times ^ | November 9, 2006 | Terence P. Jeffrey
    It was almost the perfect television ad for a conservative candidate, hitting cultural issues certain to drive a wedge between Middle American voters and liberal Democrats. "A lifetime of Hoosier values, a southwest Indiana native, Brad Ellsworth knows faith and family comes first," said the narrator. Photos flashed on the screen showing Mr. Ellsworth as a little boy, with his wife and daughter, chatting with seniors, carrying a shotgun in his hunting gear, working with teenage students and wearing the uniform of a law enforcement officer. "Opposes abortion, and supports traditional marriage," the narrator continued, "a hunter who supports the...
  • Pictures of a vietnamese Re-Education Camp (Vietnam Human Rights Bill)

    12/27/2004 5:36:00 AM PST · by miltonim · 982 replies · 51,820+ views
    International Christian Concern ^ | 12/27/2004 | Montagnard Foundation
    Keep in prayer for the Vietnam Human Rights Bill. It is presently in the Senate after passing by a wide margin in the House. If you have any doubt about whether the Bill should pass, take a look at the picture below of an actual re-education camp in Vietnam provided by the Montagnard Foundation. Re-education camps are where believers are typically sent. Stay tuned as we will post a picture per day over the next 4 days. Top    12/26/2004 VietnamPicture 3 of a Vietnamese Re-Education Camp Keep in prayer for the Vietnam Human Rights Bill. It is presently...
  • Russian spy sues Ottawa for being left out in cold (one-time red agent barred entry cries victim!)

    10/04/2006 12:03:58 PM PDT · by GMMAC · 2 replies · 811+ views
    The Globe and Mail (Toronto, Canada) ^ | Wednesday, October 4, 2006 | MARINA JIMÉNEZ
    Russian spy sues Ottawa for being left out in cold Toronto Globe and Mail Wednesday, October 4, 2006 MARINA JIMÉNEZ A former Russian undercover agent who lived under a false name in Toronto and spied for the Russian government is suing Canada's immigration department for refusing to allow her to return here as a landed immigrant. Elena Miller, a 43-year-old ex-spy, was deported in 1996 after her cover was blown by the Canadian Security Intelligence Service. Her second husband, Toronto physician Peter Miller, has tried for eight years to sponsor his attractive wife with the mysterious past, only to...
  • Ex-Anti-U.S. Activist (Planned Takeover of US Gov. Center in Seoul) in Roh’s Entourage to D.C.

    09/14/2006 6:39:43 AM PDT · by AmericanInTokyo · 2 replies · 391+ views
    Chosun Ilbo Newspaper (in English) from Seoul ^ | 14 September 2006 | Chosun Ilbo (conservative) Daily, Seoul
    There is precedent for this. The current satanic president of Iran, President "Tom", was also one of the ringleaders a long time ago of the invasion and occupation (kidnapping) of the American Embassy in Teheran--now he is at the pinnacle of power dealing directly with the USA.One hopes these rabid, anti-US foreign officials with violent pasts, are on the US government's radar when they visit the USA and meet at the White, cleared for top level contact with our own leaders...
  • N. Korea: A Peek into Elementary School Textbook for First Grade(lots of photos)

    08/26/2006 10:28:10 PM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 57 replies · 3,824+ views
    Daily NK ^ | 08/25/06 | Yang Jung-a
    /begin my translation What is inside N. Korean Textbook for First Grade in Elementary School [2006-08-25] The textbook for first grade Korean in N. Korean elementary school, published by N. Korean Educational Books Publishing in 2005(Juche 94)  Kids studying so-called "Slogan Tree." (my note: N. Koreans are taught that Kim Il-sung carved trees all over the country in order to encourage people to rise up against Japanese oppression. It is a sheer fabrication cooked up for their propaganda.) The text says, "Elder sister tells us one at a time. She tells us, while pointing at a Slogan Tree." The slogan on the tree says, "Long...
  • Venezuela, Belarus seal anti-imperialist alliance

    07/25/2006 9:18:24 PM PDT · by M. Espinola · 29 replies · 880+ views
    Reuters ^ | July 25th, 2006
    Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez said on Tuesday he had forged a strategic alliance to stand up to U.S. imperialism with fellow maverick Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko. "Our countries must keep their hands at the ready on the sword," Chavez, in ex-Soviet Belarus as part of a world tour, said on a visit to a military academy. "After a day of intensive work, we have created a strategic alliance between our countries," he said, speaking through an interpreter. "It is absolutely vital to protect our homeland, to guard against internal and external threats." "The jaws of imperialism and hegemonism have both...
  • Billion-dollar industry behind falun gong persecution

    05/20/2006 4:11:21 PM PDT · by at bay · 43 replies · 852+ views
    Epoch Times ^ | May 19, 2006 | Gary Feuerberg
    Large human organ banks consisting of Falun Gong practitioners exist throughout China, providing a multi-billion dollar business run by the Chinese communist regime. STILL ALIVE: Wenyi Wang said she was gratified to wake up in jail the day after her arrest with her two eyes, kidneys, and heart still intact. Dr. Wang spoke Tuesday, May 16, at the National Press Club. (The Epoch Times)Responding to an invitation from the National Press Club (NPC) of Washington, D.C., the 47-year-old physician and Falun Gong practitioner, Wenyi Wang, spoke to the press about the experiences which led her to interrupt the Chinese Communist...
  • FReepin' Medea Benjamin in Bangor, Maine

    05/11/2006 11:59:12 AM PDT · by metesky · 51 replies · 1,914+ views
    mememememe | 5/11/06 | metesky
    Medea Benjamin and Code Pink brought their traveling circus to Bangor today thinking they would go unnoticed.As Medea said when she saw me there with my signage, "They're everywhere!"
  • Mr Hu sees the future through Bill's Windows

    04/20/2006 2:02:45 AM PDT · by MadIvan · 73 replies · 2,062+ views
    The Daily Telegraph ^ | April 20, 2006 | Catherine Elsworth
    President Hu Jintao showed particular interest in Microsoft's "Home of the Future", as befits the leader of the country most likely to dominate the 21st century."Bill Gates is a friend of China and I'm a friend of Microsoft," Mr Hu announced at the end of his visit to its showcase for experimental technology. "Also, I am dealing with the operating system produced by Microsoft every day," he added. "Thank you, it's a fantastic relationship," his tour guide, the world's richest man, replied. "And if you ever need advice on how to use Windows, I'll be glad to help." The site...
  • Immigrant advocates convene May 1 work stoppage

    04/13/2006 6:06:18 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 70 replies · 1,581+ views
    Reuters on Yahoo ^ | 4/13/06 | Reuters
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. immigrant rights advocates on Thursday called for a nationwide boycott of work, school and commerce on May 1, seeking to capitalize on the momentum of recent mass demonstrations across the country. "I don't think we will crumble the economy of the United States on May 1 but we will make a dent," said New York City councilman Charles Barron, among those supporting the initiative that was announced on the steps of City Hall. The coalition of immigration rights groups aims to stop a proposed U.S. law that would make residing in the United States without...
  • Baseball fans cheer Bush, boo Bonds

    04/03/2006 6:25:47 PM PDT · by West Coast Conservative · 33 replies · 2,023+ views
    The Major League Baseball season began in full swing Monday with two controversial figures receiving vastly different receptions from fans. President Bush received a loud standing ovation when he took the mound to throw out the ceremonial first pitch in Cincinnati, a Republican-leaning city. He was accompanied by two injured soldiers and a father who lost his son in Afghanistan. -Snip-Bush became the first sitting president to throw a ceremonial pitch in Cincinnati as the Reds lost 16-7 to the Chicago Cubs. The ball to catcher Jason LaRue was high and off the plate, but Bush called it “my best...
  • Zimbabwe looks to China for strategic partnership

    03/29/2006 12:24:09 AM PST · by MadIvan · 22 replies · 646+ views
    The Scotsman ^ | March 29, 2006 | CRIS CHINAKA
    ZIMBABWE'S military wants to forge a new "strategic partnership" with China, an increasingly important ally as Robert Mugabe's government fights international isolation, an official newspaper said yesterday. Mr Mugabe, 82, is seeking friends in Asia under an economic and diplomatic drive called the "Look East Policy", developed after the West accused his government of human rights abuses. Analysts say Zimbabwe plays an important role in China's strategic plans to increase access to African oil and other raw materials. The state-run Herald newspaper said Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) commander General Constantine Chiwenga told a group of Chinese military visitors Zimbabwe's army...
  • President to throw first pitch

    03/24/2006 8:08:18 PM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 35 replies · 834+ views ^ | March 24, 2006 | Mark Sheldon
    SARASOTA, Fla. -- President George W. Bush is scheduled to throw out a ceremonial first pitch for the Reds on Opening Day at Great American Ball Park. "We're proud to announce that the president will join us for the start of this new beginning for Cincinnati Reds baseball," Reds chief executive officer Bob Castellini said in a statement. Cincinnati opens its 2006 season hosting the Chicago Cubs on April 3 at 2:10 p.m. CT.
  • Why are we trying to reheat the Cold War?

    03/20/2006 9:02:04 AM PST · by vertolet · 14 replies · 705+ views
    Los Angeles Times ^ | March 19, 2006 | Anatol Lieven
    HISTORIANS OF the future will look back with amazement at U.S. foreign policy at the turn of the millennium, especially with regard to Russia. It's true, of course, that the Soviet Union once posed a severe threat to the United States and its allies — a global challenge that tied up American energies for 50 years and cost tens of thousands of American lives in anti-communist proxy wars. But that struggle ended in 1989 with a Western victory that was not only complete but miraculously peaceful. Since then, the U.S.-Russia relationship has been uneasy but usually cooperative. Not one American...
  • More Chinese feel good with Americans, satisfied with Sino-U.S. ties: poll

    03/19/2006 5:29:04 AM PST · by LesbianThespianGymnasticMidget · 13 replies · 514+ views
    Almost 80 percent of Chinese people feel good about people from the United States and most were satisfied with the Sino-U.S. relations, results of a recent poll show. The poll, carried out in late February by the Global Times, a publication of the leading newspaper People's Daily, showed that 60 percent of Chinese are generally satisfied with the Sino-U.S. ties, and nearly 20 percent are satisfied or very satisfied with bilateral ties. The survey was conducted in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chongqing and Wuhan. Some 36.7 percent of the interviewees regarded the United States as a cooperative partner, 23.5 percent said...