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Defense secretary to U.S. troops in Iraq: 'I want to make damn sure you're protected'

From CNN. —————————————————————————————————————————————————–   U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says any agreement to keep U.S. troops in Iraq beyond the end of the year must include legal immunity. STORY HIGHLIGHTS Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says negotiations to keep U.S. troops in Iraq is ongoing Iraq’s leadership has agreed […]

Federal authorities target 'marijuana industry' in California

From CNN. —————————————————————————————————————————————————-   While medical marijuana is legal in California, prosecuters claim that operations are making profit off of healthy buyers. STORY HIGHLIGHTS NEW: A U.S. attorney says some take “advantage of (a) laxed enforcement environment” NEW: Another U.S. attorney claims “profiteers” “hijacked” the state’s medical marijuana law An […]

Occupy Wall Street: The Class War & The Nationalist Solution

Article by Robert Stark. ————————————————————————————————————————————————– Actress Roseanne Barr expressed the sentiment of a lof of Americans when she problaimed on Russia Today’s Max Keiser show that if she were President “part of my platform is, of course, the guilty must be punished and that we no logner let […]

The Jig Is Up On Wall Street

Article by Thomas Naylor. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– Humble though its beginnings, the so-called Occupy Wall Street protest movement launched recently in Liberty Park in Lower Manhattan could have profound national and international political and economic implications.  Finally, the Libertarian Left has the right target for its concerns, and it is […]

U.S. Drone Controllers Said To Be Infected By Computer Virus

From NPR. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————   EnlargeEthan Miller/Getty Images  Some of the computers controlling America’s fleet of drone aircraft are reportedly infected by a persistent virus. In this file photo, a senior airman remotely operates an MQ-9 Reaper during a training mission at Creech Air Force Base in Indian Springs, […]

Does The Economy Need A Little Inflation?

What an idiot. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– Though most central bankers hate inflation, policies that promote inflation may boost the U.S. economy, some economists say. Ken Rogoff, former chief economist at the International Monetary Fund, says the Federal Reserve’s efforts to boost growth haven’t worked and the central bank needs to […]

As Federal Crime List Grows, Threshold of Guilt Declines

From the Wall Street Journal. ————————————————————————————————————————————————— By GARY FIELDS And JOHN R. EMSHWILLER For centuries, a bedrock principle of criminal law has held that people must know they are doing something wrong before they can be found guilty. The concept is known as mens rea, Latin for a “guilty mind.” Federal […]

'NY Police Beat Wall Street Protesters'

Watch the Video. —————————————————————————————————————————————————— A New York police officer bashes away at protesters with a baton using it like a baseball bat and wielding it with both hands, as he swings at the demonstrators, the footage shows. Protesters from the “Occupy Wall Street” movement who have been marching […]

Police arrest man for child pornography after tipoff from burglars

Article by Kim Hutcherson. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– Kraig Stockard of Delhi, California, posted $25,000 bail after being booked for possession of child pornography. STORY HIGHLIGHTS Police arrest a man on child pornography charges after a tip from two burglary suspects The burglars found child pornography on CDs Kraig Stockard has […]

President's Daughters now Designated ‘Senior Staff’

From Front Porch Politics. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– Costs of family safari to Africa starting to come out The president’s two daughters, Sasha and Malia, were listed as “Senior Staff” on the manifest of a family safari to Africa, which cost taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars at a minimum, according […]

Welf Herfurth’s “A Life in the Political Wilderness”

Don’t forget to order a copy.  I have a limited number of copies available for $20.00 + postage. —————————————————————————————————————————————————- “A Life in the Political Wilderness” (photo: Finis Mundi) A new title issued by the Portuguese publishing firm Finis Mundi Press, Welf Herfurth’s, A Life in the Political Wilderness, is unquestionably […]

Anwar al-Awlaki and American Exceptionalism

Article by Justin Raimondo. ————————————————————————————————————————————————— When US special forces took aim at Anwar al-Awlaki, and pulled the trigger, they ruptured the very foundations of our political system – and paved the way for its future collapse. The skeptical reader is bound to ask: Really? Can it be true that the – […]

A Fatal Self-Absorption The Tea Party and American Exceptionalism

Article by Fred Reed. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– If I were to speechify to a conclave of Tea Partyers, “America is the free-est…the most democratic…the best educated and most dynamic country the world has ever known, an example to all mankind,” the assembled would hoot and hooroar and applaud in dizzy […]

Something Big Is Happening: Occupy Together

Article by Jim Hightower. ————————————————————————————————————————————————– October 05, 2011 “Creators” — To paraphrase one of Bob Dylan’s songs of youthful protest, “Something’s happening here, and you don’t know what it is, do you Ms. Bellafante?” A New York Times writer, Ginia Bellafante, is but one of many establishment reporters and […]

Secret US-Israeli Nuke Transfers Led To Fukushima Blasts

From Rense.Com. ————————————————————————————————————————————————- By Yoichi Shimatsu A Rense World Exclusive Copyright 2011 – All Rights Reserved 10-2-11   Sixteen tons and what you get is a nuclear catastrophe. The explosions that rocked the Fukushima No.1 nuclear plant were more powerful than the combustion of hydrogen gas, as claimed […]

Honduran Farmers Slaughtered In Name Of Global Warming

From Infowars.Com ————————————————————————————————————————————————— UN-accredited companies violently seize land to grow biofuels as part of carbon trading scheme Paul Joseph Watson Tuesday, October 4, 2011 23 farmers in Honduras were slaughtered in cold blood by hired mercenaries as they tried to protect their land from being seized by […]

Obama impeachment a possibility, says Ron Paul

Article by David Hirschhorn. —————————————————————————————————————————————————— Ron Paul said President Obama’s decision was a ‘step in the wrong direction.’ | AP PhotosClose By DAN HIRSCHHORN | 10/3/11 3:52 PM EDT Ron Paul said Monday that President Barack Obama’s targeted killing of Anwar al-Awlaki might be an impeachable offense. Asked at a Manchester, N.H. town […]

The Awlaki Sanction: Who's Next on the List?

From William Norman Grigg. —————————————————————————————————————————————————— The links connecting Anwar al-Awlaki to anti-American terrorism were entirely suppositious, forged through unsubstantiated official assertion. He was, at most, a clerical propagandistwho never exercised command authority. For that matter, no evidence has been presented that he ever had an operational role in a […]

Italian Worshiper Tears Both Eyes Out at Mass

In the spirit of Origen. Article by Greg Wilson. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————— An Italian man tore both of his eyes out in the middle of the priest’s homily at a church near Pisa, according to reports. Fellow parishioners watched in horror as Aldo Bianchini, 46, used his bare hands to […]

The System is Finished

From ZeroHedge.Com. ————————————————————————————————————————————————– Finch: Why are you doing this? Evey Hammond: Because he was right. Finch: About what? Evey Hammond: That the world needs more than just a building right now. It needs hope.    The dialogue above occurred at the end of the dystopian movie V for Vendetta. […]

US launches international design competition for memorial to victims of slavery

From the Washington Post. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————– UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations launched an international design competition Friday for a permanent memorial to victims of slavery and the trans-Atlantic slave trade. The memorial will be constructed at U.N. headquarters in New York and the competition is open to all […]

Prostitution should be legalized

Article by Ian Huyett. —————————————————————————————————————————————————— In 2005, a Yale behavioral scientist trained a group of capuchin monkeys to use money. To receive food, monkeys had to turn in coins that visionary Keith Chen provided them. Trading in more coins meant getting more food. It wasn’t long before Chen […]

Marines Heading to Wall Street to Protect Protesters

Article by Tim King. —————————————————————————————————————————————————— This is a war against people who are utilizing their constitutional rights.   by Tim King   (SALEM, Ore.) – The protesters on Wall Street will soon have the protection of United States Marines who will form a human wall between the crowds of […]

US becomes a center of poverty-wage manufacturing

From the Green Star. ————————————————————————————————– Aided by the plummeting dollar, the wage gap between American workers and their brutally exploited counter-parts in Mexico and Asia is increasingly being narrowed. Asked by a New York Times columnist why Siemens chose to build a new plant in Charlotte, North Carolina […]

Creating Independence

From The Color of Food. ——————————————————————————————— I was standing on 40 acres of uncultivated farmland on a crisp October day when I met this young black farmer; Soon-to-be-farmer actually. I was like him, or he was like me: interested in farming, looking for how to get started, noting […]

Lively Dissent in the Sepulchral City

Article by Andy Nowicki.   This is Andy’s review of the National Policy Institute conference at which I was a featured speaker. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- Editor’s Note: To avoid subjecting AltRight readers to navel-gazing, I’ve resisted writing about the recent NPI conference in Washington, DC, “Towards a New Nationalism,” which I organized […]

Wall Street Greed and Accountability

Article by David D’Amato. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– A clear, consistent message underlying the Occupation of Wall Street over the past couple weeks says that the greed of the big banks is a far-reaching social problem. Standing in as representatives of an entire corporate system, an economy characterized by mercenary avarice […]


Article by John Robb. ————————————————————————————————————————————————- This type of protest has been very effective over the last year in toppling regimes in north Africa.  It’s proving relatively successful in the US too. Open source protest is an organizational technique.  Probably the only organizational technique that can assemble a massive […]

The “Market” Doesn’t Discipline, Ron Paul. We Do.

Article by Ross Kenyon. —————————————————————————————————————————————————- Ron Paul claimed on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart on September 26th that market discipline is stricter than government discipline. This claim depends upon a number of institutions being set up wherein the true costs of production and consumption are actually being internalized by […]

The Cost Of A Demobilized Left

Article by Matthew Yglesias. ————————————————————————————————————————————————- Watching the growth of Occupy Wall Street solidarity protests around the country, it’s hard not to be reminded of the lost opportunity to mobilize a left-wing popular movement back in the winter of 2008-2009 and the spring of 2009. That was a time […]

Against the Institution: A Warning for ‘Occupy Wall Street’

Article by Andrew Gavin Marshall. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————– October 03, 2011 “Information Clearing House” — I fully endorse the efforts and actions of the Occupy Wall Street protests, now emerging internationally, there are concerns which need to be addressed and kept in mind as the movement moves forward. The process through which a […]

WARNING: Corporate-Fascist Military Coup Brewing in US?

Article by Tony Cartalucci. ————————————————————————————————————————————————— Beware of pretenders supplied by the establishment to “save us” from collapsing system. by Tony Cartalucci September 30, 2011 – The US intelligence community, in conjunction with Wall Street corporate-financier interests, have spent an inordinate amount of time positioning themselves for a possible military […]

Which nation rates the top prize as the stupidest country on Earth?

Article by John Kaminski. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— Oh, what a contest it is! Humanity on parade; bring your barf bag. Which of the 196 recognized nations on our formerly lovely planet can rightfully claim the title of the stupidest country on Earth? One thing is certain — there is no […]

Samir Khan: Proud to be an American traitor

From CNN. —————————————————————————————————————————————————— Samir Khan was proud to be a traitor. In a way, he was among the most dangerous of al Qaeda terrorists. By turning his back on the country he grew up in, he gained credibility and coupled that with his intimate knowledge of Western culture […]

The Day America Died: The only Future for Americans is a Nightmare

Article by Paul Craig Roberts. —————————————————————————————————————————————————– Some of us have watched this day approach and have warned of its coming, only to be greeted with boos and hisses from “patriots” who have come to regard the US Constitution as a device that coddles criminals and terrorists and gets […]

It’s The Money, Stupid

From DumpDC.Com. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— “A criminal is a person with predatory instincts who has not sufficient capital to form a corporation.” — Howard Scott (Editor’s note: I have written over and over and over about how secession cannot be successful without The Power of the Purse. But what you may not have […]

California governor signs law preventing male circumcision ban

From CNN.     ———————————————————————————————————————————————– (CNN) — California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law Sunday a bill that prevents local governments from banning the practice of male circumcision. The legislation comes in response to an effort this summer by a San Francisco Bay Area advocacy group opposed to the […]

Death of the Classics

Article by Paul Gottfried.   ———————————————————————————————————————————————— My friend Daniel J. Flynn is publishing a book called Blue Collar Intellectuals. One chapter I’ve seen in proofs, “The People’s Professor,” got me to thinking about a development in post-WWII America it is hard to imagine taking place in the present age. […]

Is The War On Terror A Hoax?

Article by Paul Craig Roberts.   ———————————————————————————————————————————————- September 30, 2011 “Information Clearing House” —  In the past decade, Washington has killed, maimed, dislocated, and made widows and orphans millions of Muslims in six countries, all in the name of the “war on terror.” Washington’s attacks on the countries constitute naked […]

The hunting of America….another treasonous Act

Article by Marti Oakley. ——————————————————————————————————————————————— Who could imagine this day would come?  Obviously, the Pentagon, the Bush Administration not only imagined it, but put it in motion.  Our own government in collusion with the military are openly moving against the people of the United States.  It is more than […]

CIA contractor charged in Pakistan deaths arrested in Colorado

From Jim Spellman, CNN.   ————————————————————————————————————————————————–   Raymond Davis, seen here in a January 2011 photo, was arrested on charges that he killed two men in Pakistan. STORY HIGHLIGHTS Raymond Davis is charged with misdemeanor assault, a sheriff’s official says Davis is accused of getting into a fistfight […]

New Details On Al Qaeda Pentagon Lunch: Defense Dept. Was “Impressed” With Terrorist’s Presentation

More government efficiency for you.   ————————————————————————————————————————————————— Top Pentagon lawyer booked known extremist as featured guest speaker Steve Watson & Paul Joseph Watson May 20, 2011 New details have emerged in the case of the Al Qaeda front man who was invited to a Pentagon lunch just […]