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Keith Preston

The Bloody Red Flag

Jim Goad on the Antifa’s ancestors.   ————————————————————————————————————————————————- Trending online news topics often cough up amusingly odd juxtapositions, such as when “Auschwitz” was #2 behind “LeAnn Rimes” and right ahead of “Holiday Bread Recipes” on Yahoo!’s home page. Although I didn’t get a screen capture, I swear to […]

Return of the War Party?

Article by Pat Buchanan. —————————————————————————————————————————————————- Is a vote for the Republican Party in 2012 a vote for war? Is a vote for Mitt Romney or Newt Gingrich a vote for yet another unfunded war of choice, this time with a nation, Iran, three times as large and populous […]

Western imperialism and its neocolonial puppets out of Somali

From UhuruNews.Com —————————————————————————————————————————————————   On Sunday October 16, troops from Kenya entered Somalia, not to help end the famine by planting food (as it is planting season), or to help with irrigation, but to kill more Africans. It has been reported that the French army is also assisting […]

NYPD Gestapo Shutting Down OWS. Shut Down NYPD!

From Kevin Carson. —————————————————————————————————————————————————- NYPD Whiteshirt Gestapo are raiding Zuccotti Park on orders from Bloomberg, evicting protestors, conducting mass arrests. Let’s shut down the NYC government. Swarm the phone lines, emails and faxes of the Mayor’s office and NYPD. For starters: Bloomberg’s email:http://www.nyc.gov/html/mail/html/mayor.html Bloomberg’s Fax: (212) 312-0700 NYPD 1st precinct: […]

Addicted to Incarceration

Article by David D’Amato. —————————————————————————————————————————————————- A new American Civil Liberties Union report documents an area of public policy you’ll never hear much debate about within the political class: “How private prison companies have capitalized on the nation’s addiction to incarceration.” The report sheds light on a societal cancer that generates […]

US weapons 'full of fake Chinese parts'

Article by Malcolm Moore. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————-   A Lockheed Martin C-130J “Super Hercules” Photo: AP By Malcolm Moore, Shanghai The US Senate Armed Services Committee said its researchers had uncovered 1,800 cases in which the Pentagon had been sold electronics that may be counterfeit. In total, the committee said it had found more than […]

Washington’s enemy ‘doesn’t exist’

From Russia Today. ————————————————————————————————————————————————— Americans are in the crosshairs of terrorists worldwide purely due to Washington’s policy in the Muslim world, not because there is an Islamic enemy whose only aim is to kill Americans for their freedoms and lifestyle, insists a former CIA officer. Historian Michael Scheuer, […]

Gadhafi’s Gold-money Plan Would Have Devastated Dollar

Article by Alex Newman. —————————————————————————————————————————————————— courtesy The New American (Editor’s note: Ever wonder why, all of a sudden, Gadhafi became a pariah who needed killing? Here’s the answer. And if Libya had 150 tons of gold, where is it now? If you think that the present banking system will […]

US to build Military Base in Australia to ward off growing China threat

From the European Union Times. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————— Australia is set to become home to hundreds of U.S. Marines – as America moves its servicemen to a military base on the northern tip of the country. In a bid to combat China’s increase in global military and financial power, between […]

Protesters arrested, challenged as police confront Occupy activists

From CNN. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— Police attempt to disperse a crowd at Occupy Portland on Sunday. STORY HIGHLIGHTS NEW: 2 Denver police injured, 2 activists arrested Sunday Portland riot police trying to clear street face off with Occupy protesters Sexual assault reported at Occupy Philly camp, mayor says Salt Lake City […]

Regime Change in Europe: Do Greece and Italy Amount to a Bankers' Coup?

From TIME Magazine. —————————————————————————————————————————————————- The voice of the people isn’t something the markets seem to want to hear these days. First there was Greece, the cradle of democracy itself, where early this month, the merest mention of a referendum offering its citizens a say in a series of […]

Soldier found guilty of murdering Afghans, sentenced to life

From CNN. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– This photo from the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Calvin Gibbs’ tattoos that are suspected to represent his “kills.” STORY HIGHLIGHTS Staff Sgt. Calvin Gibbs is sentenced to life in prison, with parole possible NEW: He remains under investigation for the 2004 shooting death of a family […]

New Mexico Law and Local Sheriff Trump the Feds

From the PPJ Gazette. ————————————————————————————————————————————————- New Mexico just proved that State law trumps unconstitutional federal regulations and that the power of the sheriff is superior over federal agencies.  This is the power of the Tenth Amendment! Ten years ago, when Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson was Governor of New Mexico, […]

Moscow Warns Against Attack on Iran

From Russia Today. —————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Russian President has warned militarist rhetoric in the Middle East, and an attack on Iran could lead to a catastrophic war in the region. Dmirtry Medvedev’s statements came during the joint press conference with his German counterpart. Russia has been voicing strong words […]

Don’t Worry, The Federal Reserve Just Wants To Be Your “Online Friend”

From The American Dream. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– According to CNBC, the Federal Reserve “is planning on monitoring what you say about it on social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook”.  Apparently we are not supposed to be alarmed though, because as the CNBC headline states, the Federal Reserve just “wants to […]

Scrooge Comes Early This Year With "Christmas Tree Tax"

Article by Kelly Phillips. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– I like a fresh-cut tree at Christmastime. Yes, I know all the arguments against buying fresh-cut Christmas trees and we do it anyway. It happens to be one of my favorite things about the holidays and now that I live in the snowy […]

The End of Zionism

Article by Andrew Hamilton. ————————————————————————————————————————————————- Zionism’s days are numbered. The probability of its ultimate demise seems high, though the timing is unpredictable. Zionism was the project to create a homeland for the Jewish ethnic group by having world Jewry and what were then (c. WW I) still arguably […]

Cop car of the future – more eyes and ears

From CNN Money. ———————————————————————————————————————————————————- These days, even small town police officers have a lot to do besides driving the car, switching on the lights and writing tickets. With so much going on inside a typical police car, an extra pair of hands, a few extra pairs of eyes […]

The Modernism of Race

Article by Jonson Miller. The implicit religiosity of this article aside, its seems this writer’s ideas would be more befitting of a genuine anarchism as opposed to racial reductionism and leftist universalism. A welcome contribution. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————– Human Biological Diversity (HBD), as a concept, is inimical to the radical […]

Occupied with conspiracies? The Occupy Movement, Populist Anti-Elitism, and the Conspiracy Theorists

Article by Spencer Sunshine. Notice how these critics never say a word about the participation of Stalinsts, Maoists, Trots, Castroites, or pro-North Korean groups in these movements. This article even seems to have some favorable words for the Popular Front. ———————————————————————————————————————————————————  

The Impact of OWS on Foreign Policy

Article by Stuart Bramhall. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– The American political landscape is undergoing rapid change. A book I published seven weeks ago on political change (Revolutionary Change: An Expatriate View) is already out of date, and I’m hard at work on a second edition. No one dared hope that the […]

Can the Occupy Movement Fail Forward?

Article by Thomas Knapp. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– The New Republic‘s Michael Kazin detects the influence of a “throwback” ideology — anarchism — on the Occupy movement. He’s right, of course: We’re there. And refreshingly, Kazin doesn’t just arrogantly write our influence off as a bad thing. “[T]here is something both bracing and […]

Sweatshops, Exploitation, and Neglect

Article by Matt Zwolinski. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— Ari Kohen responds to my recent post on sweatshops with a few lingering concerns.  Among other things, he raises important questions about whether the evils of sweatshop labor can be compensated for by increased charitable giving, and about whether we shouldn’t recognize that American companies have […]

Praise for Market Anarchism from Italy

Article by Kevin Carson. ————————————————————————————————————————————————- Domenico Letizia of biblioteca dell’egoista had some nice things about Larry Gambone, market anarchism and me in an article entitled “le Cooperative e la cultura americana.”  He earlier mentioned Roderick long, free market anticapitalism, and me in an article at Anarchismo Liberale. When I contacted him […]

Secession in Italy?

Article by Pat Buchanan. ————————————————————————————————————————————————— (Editor’s Note: Northern Italy wants to secede from the rest of Italy. Quebec wants to secede from the rest of Canada. Germany is making noises about leaving the European Union. Texas wants to be independent again. It seems that it’s the producers that […]

Have We Raised An Entire Generation Of Young Men That Do Not Know How To Be Men?

From The American Dream. ————————————————————————————————————————————————— Have we completely and totally failed an entire generation of young men?  Have we failed to equip them with the tools that they need?  Have we raised an entire generation of young men that do not know how to be men?  Today, young adult […]

Why Secession is the only solution for Liberty

Article by Russell Longcore. ————————————————————————————————————————————————- I have a fellow traveler on the Liberty Road named Kerodin. He blogs very thoughtfully at Memento Mori and Three Percent Patriots. Recently he wrote about secession and Balkanization and that got my attention. What is a “Three Percent Patriot”? (from Sipsey Street Irregulars) ”During the American Revolution, […]

Carl Schmitt and the Nomos of the Earth

This is the full text of my lecture to the H. L. Mencken Club on November 5 in Baltimore. ——————————————————————————————————————————————— Carl Schmitt was without question one of the most important political philosophers and legal theorists of the 20th century. During his extraordinarily long life, Schmitt wrote on public […]

Can the Foreign Policy Establishment Be Defended?

Hell, no. Article by John Schuessler.  ————————————————————————————————————————————————– November 3, 2011 The author’s views are his own and do not represent those of the Air War College, the Air Force, or the Department of Defense. Dan Drezner, one of my mentors while at the University of Chicago, asks an excellent […]

Why Governments Make War

Article by Justin Raimondo. ————————————————————————————————————————————————— Why is the US involved in endless war around the world? Why, for that matter, do nations – or, rather, their governments – act the way they do? The number of answers is no doubt nearly equal to the number of questioners. It’s all about economics, […]

Tackling Wall Street Criminality

Article by Stuart Bramhall. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– Inside Job Produced, written and directed by Charles Ferguson (2010) Film Review The 2010 film Inside Job should be required viewing for Fox pundits and other media skeptics who still question the rationale behind the #OccupyWallStreet movement. The film lays to rest once and for […]

To OWS: Withdraw Consent and Starve the System

Article by Kevin Carson. —————————————————————————————————————————————————- In my last column, I argued that the real significance of Occupy Together is not its effectiveness in pressuring the 1%’s state to enact reforms, but rather in showing the 99% our own strength. We’re an entire society in ourselves, the producers, and […]

Big Business: Good for America?

Article by David D’Amato. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– Writing at Fareed Zakaria’s GPS blog at CNN.com, the Peterson Institute’s Gary Hufbauer and Martin Vieiro undertake to defend big business as “good for America,” contending that the recent backlash against it is “based on three common misconceptions about major U.S. corporations.” Hufbauer and Vieiro argue […]

The Drip, The Perv, and Their Dog-and-Pony Show

Article by Becky Akers. —————————————————————————————————————————————————- Let me count the ways I love the English language, with its depth and breadth and height, its “feeling out of sight/For the ends of Being and ideal Grace,” its precision, flexibility and color. But we exhaust even its pejorative riches when describing […]

Amerika Uber Alles: Our Zionazi Nation

Article by Captain Eric H. May. ————————————————————————————————————————————————— By Captain Eric H. May     While I always hope to be wrong in my worst-case analysis, my Wednesday article,Nuclear November, is supported by a cascade of alarming indicators that make it certain that Israel is about to prove Europeans […]

America’s Death Pornography Culture: Celebrating brutal deaths of Qaddafi and Saddam

Article by Wayne Madsen. —————————————————————————————————————————————————- The United States government and military revels in death and pornographic intimidation. The videos and photographs of howling Iraqis celebrating the hanging of Iraqi president Saddam Hussein after his U.S.-administered kangaroo court trial in Iraq and the physical abuse, alleged sodomizing, and execution […]

Western Democracy: A Farce And A Sham

Article by Paul Craig Roberts. —————————————————————————————————————————————————- November 03, 2011 “Information Clearing House” — Every day that passes adds to the fraudulent image of what is called Western democracy. Consider that the entire Western world is outraged that the Greek prime minister announced that he is going to permit the […]

Oakland, NYC occupiers see violence, legal action

From CNN. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————–   Oakland, California, police form a line to disperse protesters who barricaded themselves on a street near Oakland City Hall early Thursday, November 3. Police say they fired tear gas at demonstrators after a crowd threw rocks and shot fireworks at officers. STORY HIGHLIGHTS NEW: “I […]

Corporate Personhood: A No Brainer

Article by Thomas Naylor. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– Notwithstanding the fact that I am a strong supporter of the Occupy Wall Street movement, I believe that two of the ideas embraced by many of its adherents, corporate personhood and political campaign finance reform, are complete no brainers which will lead the […]

Could Occupy Wall Street Spawn the American Equivalent of the Fall of the Berlin Wall?

Article by Thomas Naylor. —————————————————————————————————————————————————— The most compelling take away image from a visit to Zuccotti Park, home of the burgeoning Occupy Wall Street movement, is the almost unbelievable amount of global energy emanating from such a tiny plot of real estate.  How is it possible for the […]

With 'I'm a Mormon' campaign, church counters lily-white image

From CNN. ————————————————————————————————————————————————— Washington (CNN) – The scene at a Mormon congregation here on a recent Sunday would surprise Americans who think of Mormons as young white missionaries in stiff white shirts, black ties and name tags. Yes, there are white missionaries handing out bulletins at Washington’s Third Ward […]

Militia members plotted to kill federal officials, prosecutors say

From CNN. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- Atlanta (CNN) — Federal agents charged four Georgia men they say are part of a fringe militia group with plotting to attack government officials with explosives and the biotoxin ricin, prosecutors in Atlanta announced Tuesday. A government informant recorded the men discussing plans to manufacture ricin, […]

European Poll: Israel Biggest Threat To World Peace

From Information Clearing House. ————————————————————————————————————————————————- November 01, 2011 “Jewish Federations of North America” – -Results of a new poll commissioned by the European Commission show that Israel is believed by Europeans in 15 countries to be the greatest threat to world peace, greater than North Korea, Iran or […]

Florida Trooper Arrests Miami Police Officer in Marked Car for Speeding

  Watch the video. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– A Miami Police officer was arrested at gunpoint and charged with reckless driving after allegedly leading the Florida Highway Patrol on a seven-minute chase in his squad car at speeds that reached 120 mph on Florida’s Turnpike in Broward County earlier this month.A […]

DHS-Funded Taser Drone Launched in Texas

From DarkPolitrickss.Com ————————————————————————————————————————————————– UAV used against insurgents in Afghanistancan incapacitate suspects from above Paul Joseph Watson Prison Planet.com Monday, October 31, 2011 A Department of Homeland Security-funded surveillance drone deployed against insurgents in Afghanistan that can also be used to tase suspects from above has been unveiled by the Montgomery County Sheriff’s office and […]

Solving for X: On George F. Kennan

Article by Andrew Bacevich. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- For students of twentieth-century American statecraft, George Kennan has long ranked as an intriguing figure, second in that respect only to Henry Kissinger. But unlike Kissinger, who served as both national security adviser and secretary of state (for a time holding both offices […]

America’s Elites Look Out for Each Other

Article by Glenn Greenwald. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— Given the clarity of this law [Article 2 of the Convention Against Torture] and its multiple reiterations, what can explain the resolve of the political and media class to ignore it? Why do ostensibly adverse factions leap to one another’s defense even in […]

The Coming Church-State Wars

Article by Pat Buchanan. —————————————————————————————————————————————————-   Appearing the other night on the Catholic network EWTN, I was asked by Raymond Arroyo what should be done about Muslim students at Catholic University demanding that the school provide them with prayer rooms, from which crucifixes and all other Catholic symbols […]