Jan 292017
 

The interview by Abby Martin, click on: http://thesaker.is/abby-martin-chris-hedges-war-propaganda-the-enemy-within/ See also:  Chris Hedges, WHAT MAKES FOR SUCCESSFUL REVOLUTION? (excerpts from beginning of Wages of Rebellion.) See also:  Chris Hedges, more from Wages of Rebellion. Political prisoners, Rebels.     See also:   there is a new category under “Solidarity with the Warriors” for Chris Hedges.   At the top of […]

Dec 292016
 
2016-12-21   Why I Kneeled Before Standing Rock Elders and Asked For Forgiveness, Yes! Magazine.  (former Army Lt. Wesley Clark Jr., son of Gen. Wesley Clark, former Supreme Allied Commander of NATO.)

Yes! Magazine   (David Korten).    Excellent journalism.   This article alone is worth a donation! http://www.yesmagazine.org/people-power/why-i-kneeled-before-standing-rock-elders-and-asked-for-forgiveness-20161221 Sarah van Gelder Everything seemed to be converging on Standing Rock on Dec. 4. Thousands of veterans were scheduled to arrive the next day at this remote, frozen outpost—along with a blizzard. The Army Corps of Engineers had recently ordered the […]

Dec 242016
 

I can wish you peace because we have contributed to its happening! Thank-you for the joy I feel.   Sometimes our condition seems tragic, but when you take an overview, maybe it’s not-so-bad,  and against the odds of money and organized white-collar death crimes. The invisible bonds between us are exercised – – wow!  look at those biceps! Notes on a […]

Dec 212016
 

This Act to Amend the Stats Act has been in the works: 2016-09-26 Statistics Canada eyes end to short-form census, CBC 2016-07-26 StatsCan looking for powers to make all surveys mandatory, compel data from companies Statistics Canada makes a shrewd power grab – while it can.  National Post, Kevin Libin  (copy and paste the title  into […]

Dec 212016
 
2016-09-26   Statistics Canada eyes end to short-form census,  CBC

http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/statistics-canada-census-1.3778820 NOTE:  Wayne Smith “resigned in protest” as Canada’s Chief Statistician on September 16th. Digital register of population could replace manual survey by 2026 By Jordan Press, The Canadian Press The mandatory long-form census returned this year, a decade after it was last seen. If things go as planned, a decade from now the short-form census won’t […]

Dec 082016
 
2016-12-05  George Bush, War Criminal:  California Court confirms judges who will hear argument on legality of Iraq War December 12

Background:  2016-09-04   Iraqi Woman Uses Chilcot Report in War Crimes Lawsuit Against George W Bush, Truthout Note:  the link at the bottom of this article to the Oct 24th decision by the Court:  the application to enable use of the Chilcot Report was denied. The United States Court of Appeal for the Ninth Circuit today […]

Oct 272016
 
2016-10-27   First Nations & Conservation Groups Sue to Block Massive LNG Project in BC

  ‘They couldn’t have chosen a worse place for an industrial facility’ by Nika Knight, staff writer (NOTE:  Search this blog on “Skeena”.  We joined others as long ago as 2007 to protect this River.) The Skeena River, where Canada’s second largest salmon run occurs each year, is to be the site of a liquefied […]

Oct 272016
 
2016-10-27  Armed With Riot Gear, Militarized Police Begin Forcibly Clearing DAPL (Dakota Access Pipeline) Protest Camp. (Common Dreams)

Media Blackout as Militarized Police Begin Clearing DAPL Protest Camp by Deirdre Fulton ‘We will be peaceful, we will be prayerful, we will not retreat’   There are a number of videos for viewing at the above link (Media Blackout).   The text of the article appears below. There are 2,000 people in solidarity, now at the […]

Oct 202016
 

The Police Officer will do a good job.  But at the root?   it’s not actually his job.   The growth of gangs is a symptom that tells us we are failing.  So how do we get a passing grade? A fundamental responsibility of our communities is to provide the stew to nourish our individual toddlers into […]