“Ten years after promising that human rights would be protected in Afghanistan, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights has verified “systemic torture” by Afghan security forces trained and funded by the United States.” … Read more.
There are reports of police assault on the occupation of Wall Street. The first amendment grants us the right to assemble and speak out. It’s a shame that this country has so little tolerance for first amendment rights. I am reminded of the video I have seen from China when the military was streaming […]
This video might be challenging for some viewers, because of the people of color, the rap-inspired chant, and its (quite reasonable!) support for the rights of the (innocent) Muslims who are hunger-striking. I posted the video in accordance with the email I received: The Peace Poets and Witness Against Torture have collaborated on a Hunger […]
George Carlin says the US is CTD (“circling the drain”). CTD is what doctors put on a patient’s chart when the patient is dying. “This country is really finished. It’s just a matter of playing out the end game.” “War is rich old men protecting their property by sending middle class and lower class young […]