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  • Obama Knows He Can Ignore Scandal with Impunity (Un-impeachable)

    06/01/2014 8:28:56 AM PDT · by kristinn · 57 replies
    The New York Post ^ | Saturday, May 31, 2014 | Andrew C. McCarthy
    President Obama’s record of lawlessness is prodigious. There is the assumption of a power to rule by presidential decree — unilaterally amending ObamaCare provisions, immigration statutes, and other enactments in flagrant disregard of Congress’s constitutional power to write the laws. There is rampant fraud on the American people — think: “If you like your health care plan, you can keep your health care plan, period,” just for a start. In the Benghazi massacre, we see the arc of administration malfeasance: In the absence of congressional authorization, the president instigated an unprovoked and ultimately disastrous war in Libya, empowering virulently anti-American...
  • Kerry to sign UN arms treaty, despite Senators' opposition

    09/24/2013 10:55:52 AM PDT · by Old Sarge · 27 replies
    Faux News ^ | September 24, 2013 | Nicole Busch
    Secretary of State John Kerry plans to sign a controversial U.N. treaty on arms regulation on Wednesday, a senior State Department official told Fox News -- despite warnings from lawmakers that the Senate will not ratify the agreement. A State official said the treaty would "reduce the risk that international transfers of conventional arms will be used to carry out the world's worst crimes," while protecting gun rights.
  • MSNBC anchor unloads on WND chief (Rachel Mad-cow's Anti-Birther Barf)

    07/14/2013 2:19:23 PM PDT · by Perseverando · 25 replies
    WND ^ | July 14, 2013 | Joe Kovacs
    MSNBC anchor Rachel Maddow is going full throttle as she mocks WND Editor Joseph Farah and others who question the eligibility of Barack Obama to be president of the United States. Farah is a guest speaker this weekend at the FreedomFest event taking place in Las Vegas, and Maddow, an outspoken lesbian who champions left-leaning political causes, took to the air to make fun of Farah and others scheduled to speak. “You can add in a keynote speech by the guy so handsome he makes you remember there’s an ‘o’ in the word mustachioed: Joseph Farah from WorldNetDaily, your home...
  • Chuck Morse warns that ACORN's goal is to take over America in new book

    04/22/2013 1:17:51 PM PDT · by Chuckmorse · 7 replies
    Renew America ^ | April 22, 2013 | Michael Gaynor
    Chuck Morse warns that ACORN's goal is to take over America in new book By Michael Gaynor Morse has lots to say, and what he says about ACORN needs to be common knowledge if the "fundamental transformation" of America that ACORN and Obama have been pursuing is to be stopped. Chuck Morse is the host the radio talk show "Chuck Morse Speaks" which is nationally syndicated on the IRN/USA Radio Network Mon – Fri 10 AM – Noon ET. He is the author of books and columns that have been published in The Boston Globe, The Washington Times, The Providence...
  • Analysis: Ireland’s EU takeover bad news for Israel

    01/02/2013 6:12:49 PM PST · by Nachum · 11 replies
    Jpost.com ^ | 1/2/13 | Herb Keinon
    Israel's harshest critic in the EU assumes the organization's presidency in a time of diplomatic turbulence. Ireland, perhaps Israel’s harshest critic inside the European Union, assumed the position of the EU presidency on Monday at a time when Israel is already bracing for a rocky period with the body over the stalled diplomatic process and construction beyond the Green Line. While the importance of the EU presidency has waned significantly in recent years as Brussels has increased its power and the EU’s foreign policy chief – and not the EU presidency – now chairs meetings of its foreign ministers and...
  • UN AGENDA 21: We are so screwed

    12/24/2012 6:49:30 AM PST · by Jerrybob · 10 replies
    TheEconomicCollapseBlog.com ^ | 12/23/12 | Michael
    Merry Christmas. We are so screwed. Here are some highlights: 1) The ‘Code Official’ – anybody the jurisdiction calls – a ‘Code Official’ – is the sole interpreter – no due process – Gestapo! 2) Every day an offense occurs is a separate mandatory misdemeanor - $555/day and/or a month in jail in Charleston, W.Va. They can fine you out of your home and jail you at their whim! 3) Anything the ‘Code Official’ says is not in good working condition – sticky window, dented or plugged gutter, torn window screen – whatever he says is not in good working...
  • If You Think Islamist Jihadists Are Bad for America, Look Inside the Latino Movement

    11/09/2012 1:05:26 PM PST · by Stayfree · 9 replies
    Self | Nov. 9, 2012 | Stayfree
    Inviting the Latino movement into your political party is like inviting the Jihadists in...its like picking up a live grenade!! If you look inside the Latino movement, you will find a fire-brand of anti-American and anti-white venom. It is their intent to take over this country for themselves. Check out the National Council of La Raza and key among the secondary organizations is the radical racist group Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan, or Chicano Student Movement of Aztlan (MEChA), one of the most anti-American groups in the country, which has permeated U.S. campuses since the 1960s, and continues its push...
  • MPAC represents US Government at Human Rights Conference (Muslim Group)

    10/02/2012 1:41:34 AM PDT · by RaceBannon · 14 replies
    MUSLIM PUBLIC AFFAIRS COUNCIL ^ | OCTOBER 1, 2012 | MUSLIM PUBLIC AFFAIRS COUNCIL
    On Oct. 1, MPAC president Salam Al-Marayati spoke in Warsaw, Poland, as part of Ambassador Avis Bohlen’s U.S. delegation to the Human Dimension Implementation Meeting (HDIM) of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). SEE: “Annual OSCE Human Rights Conference Opens in Warsaw on Monday” (osce.org) Al-Marayati was invited as a public member of the U.S. delegation to HDIM along with Professor Ethel Brooks of Rutgers University and Nida Gelazis of the Woodrow Wilson Institute. Al-Marayati, who has a long history of civic engagement and service to the U.S. and the Muslim community, was the only American Muslim...
  • Obama’s Federal School Curriculum

    09/28/2012 7:29:24 AM PDT · by Academiadotorg · 13 replies
    Accuracy in Academia ^ | September 27, 2012 | Mary Grabar
    Three years after the Department of Education announced a contest called Race-to-the-Top for $4.35 billion in stimulus funds, some parents, teachers, governors, and citizen and public policy groups are coming to an awful realization about the likely outcomes: • A national curriculum called Common Core; • Regionalism, or the replacement of local governments by federally appointed bureaucrats; • A leveling of all schools to one, low national standard, and a redistribution of education funds among school districts; • An effective federal tracking of all students; • The loss of the option of avoiding the national curriculum and tests through private...
  • White House said to plan executive order on cybersecurity

    09/24/2012 7:41:12 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 4 replies
    Reuters ^ | Sept. 24, 2012 | Joseph Menn
    (Reuters) - The White House is preparing to direct federal agencies to develop voluntary cybersecurity guidelines for owners of power, water and other critical infrastructure facilities, according to people who said they had seen recent drafts of an executive order. The prospective order would give the agencies 90 days to propose new regulations and create a new cybersecurity council at the Department of Homeland Security with representatives from the Defense Department, Justice Department, Director of National Intelligence and the Department of Commerce, a former government cyber-security official told Reuters. "It tells those who have the ability to regulate to go...
  • Islamist takeover complete: Morsi Fires Top Defense Brass

    08/12/2012 3:45:40 PM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 23 replies
    Israel National News ^ | 8/12/2012 | Gil Ronen
    Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi has sacked the entire leadership of the country's defense establishment. Among the officials and officers fired are Defense Minister Mohamed Hussein Tantawi, and Chief of Staff Sami Anan. Morsi appointed Abdul-Fatah al-Sessi as Defense Minister and Lieutenant-General Sidki Sayed Ahmed as Army Chief of Staff. A judge named Mahmoud Mekki was appointed vice president. Morsi also ordered the retirement of the commanders of the navy, air defense and air force. The retired navy commander, Lieutenant-General Mohan Mameesh, was named as chairman of the Suez Canal. Morsi also cancelled all constitutional changes that gave the military enlarged...
  • Fearful

    07/01/2012 3:33:32 AM PDT · by george123 · 26 replies
    7/01/2012 | gesully
    I am fearful, more than ever, for my country. We all know the Obama record. Takeover of an auto giant, bypassing of Congress to rule on immigration, ignore State’s Rights in the case of Arizona, three quarters of a trillion dollars spent on a stimulus and nobody knows where the money went, billions in loans to crony green companies, the economy, Obamacare, Fast & Furious, and the list goes on. Someone got to Roberts. Whether it was as simple as the Chief Justice being a Washington insider and just wanting to be liked or veiled threats from Obama and his...
  • Fed clears China's first US bank takeover

    05/09/2012 3:33:39 PM PDT · by GeorgeWashingtonsGhost · 55 replies
    Yahoo ^ | May 09, 21012 | GeorgeWashingtonsGhost
    The United States on Wednesday opened its banking market to ICBC, China's biggest bank, for the first time clearing a takeover of a US bank by a Chinese state-controlled company. Just days after high-level US-China economic talks in Beijing, the Federal Reserve approved an application from Industrial and Commercial Bank of China to buy a majority stake in the US subsidiary of Bank of East Asia. The transaction will make ICBC the first Chinese state-controlled bank to acquire retail bank branches in the United States. ICBC has been the most aggressive of China's "big four" banks in expanding overseas. According...
  • Losing Nicaragua-- The Sandinistas are slowly crushing democracy.

    11/24/2009 8:21:15 AM PST · by Ooh-Ah · 19 replies · 800+ views
    Weekly Standard ^ | 11/24/2009 | Jaime Daremblum
    With U.S. policymakers distracted by the situation in Honduras, Nicaragua continues to move toward authoritarianism. On October 19, a Nicaraguan Supreme Court panel overturned a constitutional provision limiting presidents to two non-consecutive terms in office. The ruling will allow incumbent Nicaraguan president Daniel Ortega--the Sandinista party leader, former Soviet client, vociferous critic of the United States, and current Hugo Chávez acolyte--to run for another term in 2011. If there were any doubts that Nicaraguan democracy is slowly being extinguished, this latest development should remove them. The Nicaraguan Supreme Court is composed of 16 members. Thanks to a political deal made...
  • Obama Signed Agenda 21-Related Executive Order Last June and Fedzilla Wants Our Forest

    02/05/2012 12:09:37 PM PST · by Stayfree · 33 replies
    The New American ^ | June 11, 2012 | Raven Clabough
    The Executive Order seems to be in line with the United Nations radical Agenda 21, as it is designed “to begin taking control over almost all aspects of the lives of 16 percent of the American people.”
  • Facing state takeover, Harrisburg officials talk (Act 47 plan about to be 'incinerated'?)

    10/31/2011 9:51:42 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 5 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 10/31/11 | Mark Shade - Reuters
    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - With the threat of a state-appointed receiver deciding how Harrisburg must deal with more than $300 million in debt, the city council and mayor did something on Monday they have not done in a long time: agree. The city, Pennsylvania's capital, filed for bankruptcy on October 12 in a desperate bid to resolve its debt crisis, setting up a showdown with the state over control of the city. The crisis centers on the struggles of the city of about 50,000 to pay roughly $300 million in debt incurred from an expensive revamp of its incinerator. Under...
  • Conference on the Constitutional Convention (Sept 24/25)

    08/08/2011 12:46:09 PM PDT · by NowApproachingMidnight · 20 replies
    Con Con Con ^ | 8/11/2011 | Self
    On September 24th, people from across America and across the political spectrum will convene at Harvard University to discuss the advisability and feasibility of organizing towards a Constitutional Convention. The conference's lead organizers are both proponents and opponents of an Article V convention and we actively encourage the participation of those who support a convention and those who oppose holding a convention at all.
  • That’s My Biden: “A President’s A President, Not A Dictator”!

    06/05/2011 5:37:06 PM PDT · by AustralianConservative · 6 replies
    Weekend Libertarian ^ | June 6, 2011 | B.P. Terpstra
    Vice President Joe Biden loves to keep promises. In his acclaimed memoir Promises To Keep I learned all about Biden’s love for toy guns (xi): “I’d have Saturday to play with my old friends from the neighborhood - baseball, basketball, cops and robbers” (a game he still plays some argue). “Between games, we’d head down toward Green Ridge Corners, stopping in at Handy Dandy for caps for our cap guns” (now banned in playgrounds, my guess). What a remarkable memory. While campaigning for Obama on (or with) Katie Couric’s show, Biden’s memory was so remarkable that he even recalled FDR...
  • Major League Baseball takes over California

    04/22/2011 1:06:08 PM PDT · by landsbaum · 4 replies
    Oh if it were only true. Joel Fox pens this over at Fox & Hounds: Applying the same criteria in which Major League Baseball (MLB) stepped in to take over the operation of the Los Angeles Dodgers, . . .
  • NYSE rejects ICE-NASDAQ buyout, sticks with the offer from Deutsche Börse

    04/11/2011 9:27:43 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 2 replies
    NYSE Euronext has rejected an $11.3 billion buyout offer made by Atlanta-based IntercontinentalExchange Inc. and NASDAQ OMX. ICE (NYSE: ICE) and NASDAQ (NASDAQ: NDAQ) said in a joint statement NYSE Euronext's board of directors “without engaging in any dialogue or discussion, has summarily elected to deny its stockholders the opportunity to benefit from a clearly superior proposal to the announced transaction with Deutsche Börse, a proposed transaction that is indisputably financially inferior.” The NASDAQ-ICE bid for the New York Stock Exchange is in competition with a $10.2 billion offer made by Deutsche Börse AG, Germany’s biggest exchange. The two also...
  • Two George Soros Events Aim to Remake the Financial Order and the Media

    04/06/2011 11:45:50 AM PDT · by xtinct · 14 replies
    Fox News ^ | 4/5/2011 | Dan Gainor
    > READ < Apparently, megalomaniacs need schedulers. Just ask George Soros. The left-wing billionaire is helping fund two major conferences that start on the same day, in two different locations just a three hours apart by car. Two liberal events packed into one long weekend. God created the world in six days. Apparently, Soros, who sees himself as “some kind of god,”needs just a long weekend to start remaking today's world in his image. The emphasis of both conferences is a familiar one to American voters – change. Soros wants to begin changing the global economy in one event. In...
  • Obama: The African colonial

    04/02/2011 5:41:37 PM PDT · by STE=Q · 40 replies
    American Thinker ^ | June 25, 2009 | L.E. Ikenga
    Had Americans been able to stop obsessing over the color of Barack Obama's skin and instead paid more attention to his cultural identity, maybe he would not be in the White House today. The key to understanding him lies with his identification with his father, and his adoption of a cultural and political mindset rooted in postcolonial Africa. Like many educated intellectuals in postcolonial Africa, Barack Hussein Obama, Sr. was enraged at the transformation of his native land by its colonial conqueror. But instead of embracing the traditional values of his own tribal cultural past, he embraced an imported Western...
  • US takes over three Tylenol plants

    03/10/2011 5:30:40 PM PST · by MamaDearest · 57 replies
    CNNMoney.com ^ | March 10, 2011 | Parja Kavilanz
    Excerpt only website: The government is taking over three Tylenol plants following a blizzard of drug recalls and a Food and Drug Administration criminal investigation into safety issues at the factories. The FDA and the Justice Department on Thursday took action against McNeil PPC and two of its executives -- its vice president of quality and its vice president of operations for over-the-counter products -- for failing to comply with federally-mandated manufacturing practice. McNeil, a division of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ, Fortune 500), said it had agreed to put its plants -- one in Las Piedras, Puerto Rico, one in...
  • Facebook and Google size up takeover of Twitter: report

    02/09/2011 9:03:08 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 28 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 29/11 | Alexei Oreskovic - Reuters
    NEW YORK (Reuters) – Google Inc and Facebook Inc, plus others, have held low level takeover talks with Twitter that give the Internet sensation a value as high as $10 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported. In December, Twitter raised $200 million in financing in a deal that valued it at $3.7 billion. The company, which allows users to broadcast 140-character messages to groups of followers, had 175 million users as of September. The Wall Street Journal reported on its website that executives at Twitter have held "low level" talks with executives at Facebook and Google in recent months about...
  • AmHeal: A Lesson in Government Takeovers

    01/23/2011 10:55:32 AM PST · by NaturalBornConservative
    Natural Born Conservative ^ | January 23, 2011 | Larry Walker, Jr.
    - By: Larry Walker, Jr. -The Quest for Affordability“They say it's a government takeover of health care, a big lie just like Goebbels. You say it enough, you repeat the lie, you repeat the lie, you repeat the lie, and eventually, people believe it.” ~ A Government Employed Psychotic“If it ain’t broke, break it, and then when it’s broke, nationalize it.” ~ A Wayward ProgressiveWhen facing a régime hell-bent on government takeovers, one must first understand exactly what a government takeover is, how one occurs, and whether or not a takeover is good for the nation. Once we understand what...
  • Conservative Conference Beset By Accusations of Pro-Gay Takeover, Muslim Agenda

    01/19/2011 11:18:51 AM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 23 replies
    FOX News ^ | January 16, 2011 | Kelley Vlahos
    WASHINGTON -- Allegations of a pro-gay takeover, boycotts, embezzlement and terrorist-loving board members. Sounds like a Hollywood version of a conspiracy thriller, but it's not. It's the buzz around this year's Conservative Political Action Conference, the nation's single largest annual congregation of conservative leaders. Conservatives riding a new wave of momentum thanks to the strength of the Tea Party movement and big wins in the November midterm election should be riding high ahead of this year's CPAC,scheduled to take place in Washington on Feb. 10-13. But the conference, which has met for 38 years, has found itself beset by conflict...
  • Keep the FCC Out of the Internet

    12/22/2010 2:54:54 PM PST · by Kaslin · 11 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | December 22, 2010 | Terry Jeffrey
    When the Obama administration first went to the Supreme Court in March 2009 to explain its understanding of the First Amendment, Deputy Solicitor General Malcolm Stewart said the administration believed the government could prohibit a corporation from bouncing a book off a satellite into someone's Kindle if that communication took place within 30 days of a primary or 60 days of a general election and if the book included words advocating the election or defeat of a candidate for federal office. "Your position is that under the Constitution, the advertising for this book or the sale for the book itself...
  • Worse for Web Freedom: Hugo Chavez or the FCC?

    12/20/2010 6:32:28 AM PST · by Kaslin · 7 replies · 1+ views
    Pajamas Media ^ | December 20, 2010 | Seton Motley
    The administration brings the Obamacare touch to the Internet. Amongst many other unpleasant things, Venezuela’s Communist dictator Hugo Chavez is famous for yanking the licenses — and presences — of radio and television stations. He has, in fact, declared open war on all opposition media, silencing nearly any outlet that stands opposed. This is information control — with Chavez seeking to ensure that no Venezuelan citizen learns anything beyond that which Chavez wants them to know.Now, he has turned his Sauron eye to the Internet. An information-control bill has been presented to the Venezuelan parliament that includes some Internet regulation....
  • Dem Rep. Ellison: We Need To "Create A Real Crisis" To Raise Taxes

    12/11/2010 10:48:35 AM PST · by Mayr Fortuna · 32 replies
    Real Clear Politics Video ^ | 10, 12 2010 | Minesota Public Radio
    “I think that we need to create a real crisis here so that the Republicans will have to answer for denying Americans unemployment benefits on the eve of the Christmas holiday," Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) said. “We let them off the hook, in my opinion.”
  • US GOVERNMENT COMMUNISTS

    10/30/2010 8:26:51 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 49 replies
    ResistNet and CommieBlaster ^ | October 29, 2010 | Asst Natl Dir Mellie
    Communists, Socialists, Marxists, Maoists and Islamics are in the US Government. They all believe in a government that’s opposed to the US Constitution and, thus, the America our founders created. They want America to give up its sovereignty and to become a member of a one-world socialist government. For simplicity, let’s call them all “commies”. We began researching Obama and other commies in US Government and Media about 18 months ago and were shocked. Here’s the high-level overview of what we learned, which is chronicled in great detail at CommieBlaster.com: - America has been at war with communism for over...
  • NPR CEO Vivian Schiller Who Fired Juan Williams Key Architect of FCC Govt Takeover of the News

    10/25/2010 6:58:45 PM PDT · by kylegriffie · 32 replies · 1+ views
    Townhall.com ^ | 10/25/2010 | Tara Servatius
    Last week, National Public Radio CEO Vivian Schiller took a break from her crusade for a government takeover of the media to swat a fly. With now-former NPR analyst Juan Williams suitably splattered across the evening news after politically incorrect comments he made on Fox News, Schiller can return to her real passion – the creation of a national network to ensure that in the future, you get your news from the government in general and NPR in particular.
  • Attempted Coup d'Etat

    10/24/2010 9:24:37 PM PDT · by stolinsky · 29 replies
    www.stolinsky.com ^ | 10-25-10 | stolinsky
    Obama complains that the Constitution is “fundamentally flawed,” because it fails to provide for redistribution of wealth. Apparently he compares the Constitution unfavorably with “The Communist Manifesto.” Such thinking may have been understandable in a young college student who was unaware of the 100 million deaths attributable to communism, but it is inexcusable in a supposedly mature individual in a position of great power. Obama fails to understand the fundamental goal of the Constitution − to reduce the risk of tyranny by limiting the power of the federal government. He sees this as a flaw, not as a virtue. He...
  • We Are In Deep Trouble

    10/18/2010 2:11:51 PM PDT · by RolandTignor · 11 replies
    Youtube ^ | 10-18-2010 | don't know
    We are in Deep Trouble. Muslims are going to take over. See the link below: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wtprafGYzyg
  • KRISTINE KAISER: We must stop the corporate takeover of America (insta-hurl)

    10/16/2010 5:08:06 PM PDT · by Libloather · 12 replies
    HPE ^ | 10/16/10 | Kristine Kaiser
    KRISTINE KAISER: We must stop the corporate takeover of AmericaHigh Point Enterprise 18 hrs ago Corporations are making their move and will soon rule American politics. They are giving big money to the GOP, with the hopes of grabbing American electoral power. You see, they operate with one disadvantage; they are not people and cannot vote. So, they need front groups, regular people to carry their banners. Some people want to rub elbows with power. Others delight in the contrariness of being for the other fellow and negating their own interests. Some people are against aiding neighbors. But all, I...
  • No US government takeover of economy:Geithner

    10/10/2010 10:06:11 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 27 replies
    AFP on Yahoo ^ | 10/10/10 | AFP
    WASHINGTON (AFP) – US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner on Sunday refuted charges President Barack Obama planned to use the financial bailout of troubled US firms to increase the government's stake in the US economy. "President Obama adopted a strategy designed to get the government out of the private sector as quickly as possible," Geithner wrote in an op-ed piece published by The Washington Post. The comments came after the Troubled Asset Relief Program expired last week. TARP had at one point called for 700 billion dollars of taxpayer money to be handed over to Wall Street institutions to shore them...
  • Obama to tour Ford's Torrence Ave. plant as automaker revs up Explorer hiring (Chicago)

    07/24/2010 7:12:35 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 29 replies
    Crain's Chicago ^ | July 23, 2010 | John Pletz
    Obama to tour Ford's Torrence Ave. plant as automaker revs up Explorer hiring By John Pletz July 23, 2010 (Crain's) — As Ford Motor Co. and its suppliers are gearing up to make the new Explorer sport-utility vehicle on the Far South Side, the White House announced President Barack Obama will tour the plant next month. President Obama plans to visit the Torrence Avenue plant on Aug. 5 to discuss the progress in the U.S. auto industry following the government-led bankruptcies of GM and Chrysler. Ford has begun hiring some of the 1,200 new workers it will need to build...
  • How HuffingtonPost Will Take Over The New York Times

    07/23/2010 10:24:50 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 8 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 07/22/2010 | Kamelia Angelova
    With over 12 million monthly unique visitors, HuffingtonPost is on track to surpass the audience of The New York Times online. So what is the strategy of the news site/aggregator to further its traffic growth? HuffPo is betting on expanding its local news sector and adding more interest-based verticals, while The New York Times is shutting down one local blog and opening another, and slimming down its newspaper sections. Watch co-founder Arianna Huffington talk about how her publication transformed into "the Internet Newspaper."
  • Next Takeover Target: The News Media (FTC paper)

    06/02/2010 2:57:06 AM PDT · by Halfmanhalfamazing · 15 replies · 892+ views
    FTC via moonbattery.com ^ | June 1st | Van Helsing
    The Marxist in the White House has already taken big steps toward nationalizing the banking, insurance, automobile, and healthcare industries. Federal foot-dragging over protecting the coast from the Gulf oil spill could be motivated by a desire to have as many oil-coated pelicans as possible on the evening news as a prelude to nationalization of the energy sector. What else would be at the top of a communist's list of takeovers if not the very media that installed him in power? Mark Tapscott reports on the Federal Trade Commission's working paper on "reinventing journalism," an initiative intended to transform the...
  • Senate Democrats Pass Bill Allowing Govt to Collect Addresses, ATM Records of Bank Customers

    05/21/2010 12:29:01 PM PDT · by pissant · 84 replies · 2,429+ views
    CNS ^ | 5/21/10 | Matt Cover
    Senate Democrats united to pass a financial regulatory bill that allows the government to collect data on any person operating in financial markets at any level, including the collection of personal transaction records from local banks, including customers’ addresses and ATM receipts. The Senate voted 59-39 on Thursday to pass the bill – the chief aim of which is to more-heavily regulate the financial industry – sending it to a conference committee in the House of Representatives, where differences between the House and Senate versions will be ironed out. The bill, if it becomes law, will create the Bureau of...
  • Voters can't afford Obama's bill of goods

    04/30/2010 7:00:59 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 5 replies · 376+ views
    chicago sun-times ^ | April 30, 2010 | Steve Huntley
    Voters can't afford Obama's bill of goods April 30, 2010 BY STEVE HUNTLEY Sun-Times Columnist President Obama was back on the campaign trail this week trying to sell voters in advance of the midterm elections that his administration is on the right track in tackling the nation's problems. Yet, all indications are his policies sound the wrong note, especially on jobs. Take his signature issue, health-care overhaul. In the heat of the partisan drive to ram what polls showed was an unpopular measure through Congress, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi declared, "We have to pass the bill so that you can...
  • 2 arrested in S.F. State building takeover

    04/14/2010 12:37:19 PM PDT · by SmithL · 11 replies · 566+ views
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 4/14/10 | Henry K. Lee, Chronicle Staff Writer
    SAN FRANCISCO -- Two women were arrested at San Francisco State University early today after a group of protesters broke into a campus building, angered by sanctions handed down to demonstrators at a December building takeover, authorities said. The two women, who are not San Francisco State students, were among 19 people who broke into the Cesar Chavez Student Center at about 4 a.m., said university spokeswoman Ellen Griffin. University police responded, pepper-sprayed the two protesters when they resisted and arrested them . . .
  • Obama's Terrible Powers- (financial regulation bill)

    04/14/2010 11:33:05 AM PDT · by opentalk · 10 replies · 930+ views
    The Hill ^ | 04/13/10 | Dick Morris
    If the financial regulation bill that passed the House last year becomes law, President Obama and his Treasury Secretary will acquire the right to take over any financial institution they wish to, provided that, in their sole opinion, it is both “too big to fail” and on the brink of insolvency. The House bill provides for no judicial review and does not require any objective evidence of imminent failure to trigger the takeover provisions. Once the government takes over such a company, it will acquire the right to replace the entire board of directors, fire the management of the company,...
  • Obama’s Student Loan Takeover Adds $52 Billion to Deficit According to 'Fair Value' Accounting

    04/01/2010 12:36:20 AM PDT · by Nachum · 4 replies · 423+ views
    cns news ^ | 3/31/10 | Edwin Mora
    (CNSNews.com) -- The student loan overhaul legislation signed into law by President Barack Obama on Tuesday could add $52 billion to the deficit between 2010 and 2020 when the cost of the market risks and administrative expenses of the loans are taken into consideration, the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) reported.
  • Obamacare Is Just The Beginning of a Total Take Over of America

    03/30/2010 5:08:53 PM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 21 replies · 946+ views
    Canada Free Press ^ | March 30, 2010 | Laurie Roth
    "America must not and will not become like the seduced German people in 1933. We will not stand by and watch Obama turn our country into Frankenstein’s laboratory, shredding our constitution, bill of rights and freedom as Hitler did with his country."
  • CNN Recites Party-Line of the Fed's Student-Loan Takeover, Neglects Consequences

    03/22/2010 1:26:52 PM PDT · by 198ml · 10 replies · 530+ views
    Newsbusters ^ | 03/22/10 | Anthony Kang
    Overshadowed in the ObamaCare shenanigans the past few weeks are provisions weaved into the Democratic health bill that would require all federal student loans to originate with the government - the largest overhaul in decades. On the morning after the House Passed the legislation, CNN Newsroom's Kyra Phillips did dedicate just thirty-four seconds to the government take-over of the student loan program. "The measure also reaches beyond health care to education. Another one of President Obama's top priorities - it will offer new help to needy college students," Phillips stated. The segment - tagged "Help for College Students" by the...
  • Obamacare is a move towards dictatorship

    03/21/2010 10:51:10 AM PDT · by Cybercorrespondent · 43 replies · 1,620+ views
    Cybercorrespondent&#8217;s Blog ^ | 3/21/2010 | Michael Connelly
    A retired Constitutional lawyer has read the entire proposed healthcare bill. Read his conclusions and pass this on as you wish. This is stunning! Please take the time to read this and forward it out as you see fit. Thanks The Truth About the Health Care Bills - Michael Connelly, Ret. Constitutional Attorney Well, I have done it! I have read the entire text of proposed House Bill 3200: The Affordable Health Care Choices Act of 2009. I studied it with particular emphasis from my area of expertise, constitutional law. I was frankly concerned that parts of the proposed law...
  • On the Eve of the Healthcare Takeover Vote

    03/21/2010 9:58:46 AM PDT · by molybdenum · 15 replies · 243+ views
    US House of Representatives -- ^ | 3-20-10 | Tom McClintock, Rep 4th Dist CA
    M. Speaker: In the introduction to his epic “Ten Commandments,” Cecil B. Demille asked the question: “Are men the property of the state, or are they free souls under God?” Congress will fundamentally address that question tomorrow. Will the federal government order Americans to buy products that government thinks they should buy, and to fine or imprison them if they refuse? Will it empower a new health Czar to make decisions over the most minute details of every American’s health care? (cont'd)
  • Obama: Rein In The Financial Industry

    03/20/2010 7:07:23 PM PDT · by kwill4u · 14 replies · 337+ views
    Real Clear Politics ^ | March 20, 2010 | Real Clear Politics Video
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  • Obamacare At Any Cost

    03/12/2010 9:21:29 AM PST · by Biggirl · 6 replies · 383+ views
    http://blog.heritage.org/ ^ | March 12, 2010 | Biggirl
    Yesterday the White House circulated a memo by pollster Joel Benenson. It was designed to create momentum for Obamacare by convincing wayward House Democrats that support for the President’s plan has been building since the State of the Union. As with everything else that comes out of the White House on health care these days, the memo is nothing but pure fantasy.
  • How YOU can encourage a blue dog to vote against Obamacare (announcing the FAX plan)

    03/10/2010 8:43:49 AM PST · by FreeKeys · 46 replies · 1,365+ views
    FreedomKeys.com ^ | 3/10/10 | FreeKeys
    CLICK ON EACH ONE OF THESE TO GET A FULL-SIZE PDF OF IT --THEN FAX IT AND MAIL IT TO EVERY ONE OF YOUR CONGRESS CRITTER'S OFFICES:Find a few more hereAND SEND THAT PAGE TO EVERYONE YOU KNOW, OR KNOW OF, IN THE TARGET DISTRICTS