Stephen Colbert tops Google search results for ‘super PAC’

By – Alyssa Vincent Comedian Stephen Colbert’s name has recently become synonymous with the term super political action committee, at least in the eyes of Google. When searching the term super PAC in Google, Colbert’s name dominates the top results. Officials at Bluffdale-based SEO.com are weighing in on why the popular search engine thinks Colbert and super PACs […]

UK government seeks to expand its internet black list

The UK Internet Watch Foundation already blocks websites that contains child sexual abuse content, also known as child porn, but now it wants to expand its powers to include anything that has violent and unlawful content as well. The proposals were outlined in the UK HomeOffice’s latest anti-terrorism Prevent Strategy report, which was released earlier […]

Response to President Obama’s Official Statement on Advancing Israel’s Security and Supporting Peace

By Deppen Webber Dated May 19, 2011, President Obama released this statement on the White House’s official website. (http://www.whitehouse.gov/advancing-israels-security) “For the Palestinians, efforts to delegitimize Israel will end in failure. Symbolic actions to isolate Israel at the United Nations in September won’t create an independent state. Palestinian leaders will not achieve peace or prosperity if […]

Your World News launches website

In the ongoing fight against injustice, imperialism, and plunder (to name a few social maladies), access to information is a critical battle within this struggle. This is why the US corporate media, and their political partners, go out of their way to limit the range of Americans understanding of critical global issues. They do this […]

Koch Brothers: Clear Right-wing Strategy to go After Labor Unions in the United States

The billionaire brothers whose political action committee gave Gov. Scott Walker $43,000 and helped fund a multi-million dollar attack ad campaign against his opponent during the 2010 gubernatorial election have quietly opened a lobbying office in Madison just off the Capitol Square. Charles and David Koch, who co-own Koch Industries Inc. and whose combined worth […]

Wisconsin: Little known asset stripping provision included in the governor’s onerous bill — Energy plants to be sold to private interests – Koch Brothers launch Website

Have you heard about 16.896?  From http://rortybomb.wordpress.com/ The fight in Wisconsin is over Governor Walker’s 144-page Budget Repair Bill. The parts everyone is focusing on have to do with the right to collectively bargain being stripped from public sector unions (except for the unions that supported Walker running for Governor). Focusing on this misses a large part […]

Project Censored Covers Women and Gender Issues Year Round

Kate Raphael host for Women’s Magazine radio show on KPFA January 3, reported that Project Censored didn’t notice Women and Gender stories in 2010. Actually we had extensive coverage of women and gender news during the past year.  The quote on the KPFA program website states that,  “On Project Censored’s Top 25 list for 2010, […]

INFO Internet Neutrality Freedom Organization

THE INTERNET NEUTRALITY FREEDOM ORGANIZATION (INFO) HAS JUST BEEN ESTABLISHED ON FACEBOOK. ITS AIM IS TO STOP BIG ISPS FROM DEMOLISHING THE FREE AND DEMOCRATIC ARCHITECTURE OF THE NET. INFO MISSION STATEMENT: The giant Internet Service Providers such as Comcast, AT&T, and Verizon seek to: 1. Abolish the flat service fee. This means that you […]

Just Desserts

A guy who calls himself “Keith in Seattle” posted this comment on my blog: “New numbers posted today on the Treasury Department website show the National Debt has increased by more than $3 trillion since President Obama took office. The National Debt stood at $10.626 trillion the day Mr. Obama was inaugurated. The Bureau of […]

Are Israeli art students spying in Utah?

 Is there door-to-door spying by Israelis in Utah?  Some very strange activities are occurring in America.  Take the latest activity that came across my radar this morning.  Perhaps you have heard about it, but most likely you have not. In a recent article by Brent Hunsaker for ABC4, online, we find that: “Sales people working […]