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Keith Preston

The mainstreaming of Walt and Mearsheimer

Article by Glenn Greenwald. —————————————————————————————————————————————– There were numerous reasons that Stephen Walt and John Mearsheimer were accused in prominent venues of all sorts of crimes — including anti-Semitism — when they published The Israel Lobby, but the most common cause was the book’s central theme: that there is a very […]

A Palestinian State?

Article by Justin Raimondo. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— The decision by the Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas to claim a seat in the United Nations is a last ditch effort by one side of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict to resolve the region’s eternal crisis peacefully. The statement largely drafted by Tony Blair […]

Abolish the Police, Arm the Citizens

Article by William Norman Grigg. —————————————————————————————————————————————— “What would things have been like if every Security operative, when he went out at night to make an arrest, had been uncertain whether he would return alive? Or, if during the periods of mass arrests … people had not simply sat […]

Blogging 'The Conscience of an Anarchist' by Gary Chartier

Article by E. D. Kain. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— I’ve just started reading Gary Chartier’s anarchist manifesto The Conscience of an Anarchist. I intend to blog about it as I progress through the book, so if you’d like to read along with me click on that link. First a few scattered thoughts […]

The New Professionalism

Article by Radley Balko. —————————————————————————————————————————————— So this seems pretty blatant. A woman testifies against Tulsa cops in a corruption case, and is expected to testify in her family’s related civil suit against the city. In the weeks after the criminal trial, police get warrants on outstanding traffic violations, […]

What will happen to the police officers in these two cases?

Article by Mark Fruenhelder. ————————————————————————————————————————————————- In Atlanta, a police officer arrested a disabled woman who was sitting in a chair in front of her home waiting for an ice cream truck. Walker said an Atlanta police officer approached her and told her to move. “He came right here […]

One of These Things Just Doesn’t Belong Here

Article by Kevin Carson. ——————————————————————————————————————————————- Recently MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow quoted — with raised eyebrow — Rick Perry’s qualified endorsement of the transportation infrastructure projects in Obama’s proposed jobs program.  It was “qualified” in the sense that he was willing to consider it as part of the same package […]

Heroes of the Antiglobalization Movement – Part 3

Article by Stuart Bramhall. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— Indian activist Vendana Shiva In my upcoming presentation at Witt, I only have time to talk about eight of the antiglobalization activists who spoke at the International Forum on Globalization teach-in November 24-25, 1999 in the Seattle symphony hall. Maria Galaradin of TUC […]

Free Speech is for Idiots, too

 Kathy Shaidle on the Fred Phelps of Canada. This is guy isn’t doing much to dispel the stereotype of Bible-banging homo-haters as closeted weenie-slurpers: “He admits to sexually servicing a man for drugs so matter-of-factly he could be talking about what color he’s decided to paint the kitchen.” […]

Why Hierarchy Creates Clusterfucks

Article by Kevin Carson. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— At Unqualified Offerings, thoreau devotes a post to “an important point about organizing a bureaucratic organization.” Most of my post will consist of the money quote from thoreau’s original, inspired piece, and a digest of the debate that ensued in the comment thread. […]

Pizza Hut Workers: Cheesed Off From Paris To Sheffield

From Infoshop.Org. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— Wage theft, union-busting and fighting back at the pizza chain in France, Spain and the United Kingdom By Monika Vykoukal Industrial Worker #1738 – September 2011 “The pizzas are better, and they’ve got newer scooters,” observes David as we hang out just outside a Pizza […]

The Day I Left the Left

Article by Jim Goad. ——————————————————————————————————————————————— Late one Saturday morning in 1990 under the skeleton-bleaching California sun, I motored through a crumbled, hilly, ashen section of East LA looking to see if any of the Hicks Boys Stoners were around to sell me some weed. Named after East LA’s […]

Authority Breeds Inequality

Article by David D’Amato. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– In a recent Christian Science Monitor op-ed (“Inequality dragon rears its head. Again.” August 26), Jared Bernstein cites “new GDP data suggest[ing] that inequality is on the rise again.” Bernstein points out that “[c]orporate profits as a share of GDP has surpassed its […]

Emile Armand, "On Sexual Liberty"

From Shawn Wilbur. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– In the past, I’ve translated a number of short essays by Emile Armand, and thoroughly enjoyed reading several more, without entirely convincing myself that Armand is an important anarchist figure. The brand of Nietzschean individualism featured in the “Mini-Manual of the Individualist Anarchist” is […]

Heroes of the Antiglobalization Movement – Part II

Article by Stuart Bramhall. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— *** How the WTO Works For activists from the industrial North, the Battle of Seattle was a fight to preserve the last vestiges of democracy. For those from the developing South, it was about basic survival. In 1998 I and my friends had […]

Fire the Wall St. Plutocracy

Article by David D’Amato. ————————————————————————————————————————————————— On Monday, September 19, The Wall Street Journal reported that “[m]uch of Wall Street remained barricaded to foot and road traffic Monday morning as hundreds of protesters continued a demonstration against U.S. financial institutions.” The protests, which the story admits have been “largely […]

Plundering the U.S. Taxpayer, again

Article by John Graham. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— Since 2005, you taxpayers will be pleased to know, you have been paying for the Nonprofit Security Grant Program administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security with results so blatantly ethnocentric that even The Jewish Daily Forward has flinched:

California cop placed on leave in wake of third brutality allegation

Article by Michael Martinez. ————————————————————————————————————————————————– A police officer in Fullerton, California, whom an attorney accuses of brutality in the death of a homeless man this summer and two arrest cases last year, has been placed on paid leave, a police spokesman announced Friday. Sgt. Andrew Goodrich identified the […]

Interventionists Ready a Media Lynching For Ron Paul

Article by Michael Scheuer. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— The past ten days have seen a spate of pieces on Google News damning Congressman Ron Paul for “blaming” America for the 9/11 attacks. This is just the start of what will become a wave of ever-more shrill and lie-filled attacks on Mr. […]

Gaddafi spokesman: 17, including French and British, captured

Article by Andrew Roche. —————————————————————————————————————————————— CAIRO (Reuters) – A spokesman for Muammar Gaddafi said on Sunday that 17 “mercenaries,” including what he called French and British “technical experts” had been captured in the Gaddafi bastion of Bani Walid in Libya. “A group was captured in Bani Walid consisting […]

Secession: Solution to the Washington Debt Threat

Article by Ron Holland. ————————————————————————————————————————————————– Frédéric Bastiat must have been looking toward the future of the United States today when he said, “When plunder has become a way of life for a group of people living together in society, they create for themselves in the course of time […]

News from Texas Nationalist Movement

TNM News Digest Miller asks: ‘How long will Texans stay in bondage?’ (published Monday, 12 September 2011 14:02) The head of the Texas Nationalist Movement compared Texans seeking independence from the United S… Read More… http://www.texasnationalist.com/index.php/info/news/featured/1821 _______________________________________________________________ While homes burned, feds told Texas volunteer firefighters to go home […]

US Ambassador: Support for Israel drives all US policies

From Veterans Today. ——————————————————————————————————————————————— In a recent speech before the Jewish People Policy Institute (JPPI), Ambassador Daniel Shapiro clarified what drives US policies: “The test of every policy the Administration develops in the Middle East is whether it is consistent with the goal of ensuring Israel’s future as […]

The lone anthrax gunman

From Brasscheck TV. ————————————————————————————————————————————————– The FBI ties up loose ends After seven years of destroying evidence and intimidating witnesses, the FBI has finally “caught” the individual responsible for the 2001 anthrax attacks. Or so they say.

A Brief History of Anarchism: The European Tradition

From TIME. ————————————————————————————————————————————— A recent spate of letter bombs dispatched to foreign embassies in Rome, as well as the headquarters of a far-right Italian political party, focused attention upon a rogue group of anarchists that claimed responsibility for the attacks. The Informal Federation of Anarchy says it is […]

Totalitarian Humanism and Mass Immigration

This is the full text of my speech at the National Policy Institute Conference on September 10, 2011 in Washington, D.C. ————————————————————————————————————————————————– When Richard very graciously invited me to speak to this gathering, one of the first things I thought about was the fact that many people would […]

A Journey Through the Political Maze

My review of Welf Herfurth’s “A Life in the Political Wilderness” for AltRight. —————————————————————————————————————————————— A new title issued by the Portuguese publishing firm Finis Mundi Press, Welf Herfurth’s, A Life in the Political Wilderness, is unquestionably one of the most interesting politically oriented books I have encountered in […]

On Ideology, from Below and to the Left

Article by Henry Gales. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— Liberalism and statism, for centuries, have cast a long shadow over all types of ideology. However, there are growing movements that realize the reality of today’s world. We do not need to take state power, work through political parties, or establish hegemony. Instead, […]

The Republican Party Is Doomed

Article by Kevin MacDonald. A consequence of the anti-White revolution wrought by immigration is the racialization of American politics.  Richard Spencer’s talk at the recent National Policy Institute Conference (now the featured TOO video) is an excellent summary of the case that the the Republican Party is doomed […]

College has become meaningless

Article by Alexander Rowson. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– Another hilarious exposé of our Ponzi scheme society: College graduates represent the fastest growing demographic of consumers who have filed for bankruptcy over the past five years, according to a new report out Tuesday. Wait, really? Our high school guidance counselors always told […]

Sheriff Arpaio's posse to review Obama Birth Certificate

Oh, God…. ————————————————————————————————————————————————- Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio in Arizona has constituted a special law enforcement posse to investigate allegations brought by members of the Surprise, Ariz., Tea Party that the birth certificate Barack Obama released to the public April 27 might be a forgery, WND has learned. […]

New Jersey Cop Attacked Woman Who Filmed Him at DWI Checkpoint

Article by Mike Riggs. ——————————————————————————————————————————————— Leslie Rosario and Jessamine Roman have filed suit against the Ridgefield Park Police Department, claiming that an officer assaulted Rosario when she refused to hand over her cell phone at a DWI checkpoint. The Record reports that Rosario filmed the stop as the car’s driver, […]

Russian National-Bolshevism

Article by Christian Bouchet. ——————————————————————————————————————————————— “The cause of the people is the cause of the nation, and the cause of the nation shall be the cause of the people” – Lenin By Christian Bouchet If there are available now in France a number of satisfying works of reference […]

Rick Perry’s Government: “Inconsequential” as a Ball and Chain

Article by Kevin Carson. —————————————————————————————————————————————— We already know Rick Perry uses words in a rather, um, idiosyncratic sense.  For instance, he’s the kind of “pro-life” governor whose supporters cheer him on for executing an innocent man.  So when he says he wants to “make government as inconsequential to […]

Lockdown of Arizona Air Force base ends

From CNN. —————————————————————————————————————————————— (CNN)— U.S. Air Force officials called off their response late Friday afternoon at a Tucson, Arizona, base after reports that an armed man had entered an office building, the U.S. military branch said in a statement. Earlier in the day, a U.S. military official told […]

Teen Lives in German Forest for Five Years

It can still be done! Primitivists, take lessons. ——————————————————————————————— Police say they’re investigating the story of an English-speaking teenager who appeared in the German capital last week saying he had lived the last five years in the woods with his father. “The boy speaks English and a little […]

The Marx of the Anti-Semites

John Derbyshire on Kevin MacDonald. ———————————————————————————————- One evening early on in my career as an opinion journalist in the USA, I found myself in a roomful of mainstream conservative types standing around in groups and gossiping. Because I was new to the scene, many of the names they […]

After the War on Drugs: Envisioning a Post Prohibition World

From ATS-UK. Some of our English readers may want to check this out. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— Found on Facebook. Friday at 6:30pm – September 17 at 10:30pm Oxford House, Derbyshire Street, Bethnal Green, London E2 6HG The global war on drugs has failed, with devastating consequences for individuals and societies […]

The New Scarlet Letters

Article by Andy Nowicki. ——————————————————————————————————————————————– Everyone who hopes for the best but fears the worst cannot escape finding himself afflicted with a rather jarring, almost schizophrenic sense of psychic discombobulation from time to time. One who has fully abandoned himself to pessimism, on the other hand, has no […]

The Federal Bureau of Idiocy

Article by Justin Raimondo. ———————————————————————————————————————————— The complete failure of our law enforcement agencies to protect us from real threats of terrorism was confirmed on September 11, 2001, when – in spite of plentiful warnings, including from field offices of the Federal Bureau of Idiocy Investigation – nineteen hijackers armed only […]

Latin America's left at the crossroads

Article by William Robinson. ——————————————————————————————————————————————- Income inequality rose under Brazilian president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva [GALLO/GETTY]  The triumph of left-leaning former army officer Ollanta Humala in Peru’s presidential elections this past June has observers wondering if Peru could be the latest “Pink Tide” country in Latin America. […]

Losing the Great Game in Afghanistan

Article by Devika Patel. ——————————————————————————————————————————————— Ten years ago, I watched the Twin Towers fall. A San Francisco Examiner headline the next day summed up my feelings fairly well: “Bastards!” Of course we had to fight back. I thought there’d be a bit of a scuffle, much like the […]

The Legal Rackets Behind the Drug War

Article by David D’Amato. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– Last month, the National Drug Intelligence Center at the U.S. Department of Justice released its “National Drug Threat Assessment” for this year. No doubt hoping no one will notice or care, the report itself observes that “[t]he abuse of several major illicit drugs, […]

Amish men jailed over refusal to use orange safety triangle on buggies

Article by Kim Hutcherson. ——————————————————————————————————————————————— (CNN) – A group of Kentucky Amish men would prefer to do jail time rather than violate their religious beliefs, which they say forbids the placement of bright orange safety triangles on the backs of their buggies. The orange triangles are required on […]

Breaking the Matrix of Government Supremacism

Article by Bill Buppert. ————————————————————————————————————————————————— “All political thinking for years past has been vitiated in the same way. People can foresee the future only when it coincides with their own wishes, and the most grossly obvious facts can be ignored when they are unwelcome.” – George Orwell We […]

U.S. Boots on the Ground, Pentagon Confirms

Article by Justin Fisher. ——————————————————————————————————————————————— Despite repeated assurances from President Obama and military leaders that the U.S. would not send uniformed military personnel into Libya, four U.S. service members arrived on the ground in Tripoli over the weekend. According to Pentagon spokesman Capt. John Kirby, the four unidentified […]