Archive for May, 2013

Ours, a representative government – Really?

May 25, 2013

We are told that ours is a representative government.

In reality, our government represents only the interests of well-funded lobbies.  –

Special interests rule through a system of payola and backdoor manipulations. –

Our governance has become thoroughly corrupt. –

American citizens, just like citizens of other nations, are slaves to these disloyal masters.

Crooks and shysters are in control. 

Racism Map

May 25, 2013

Washington Post’s racism map – Omits Israel

 http://mondoweiss.net/2013/05/washington-racism-israel.html

Survey: Half of Israeli Jews oppose having Arab neighbors.  –  Survey finds 46% of Israeli Jews consider Arabs as worst neighbors, while quarter of population thinks haredi and gay neighbors the least desirable. ….

http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3992058,00.html

Israel’s Supreme Court has upheld a law banning Palestinians who marry Israelis from gaining Israeli citizenship.

 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-16526469

http://www.thephora.net/forum/showthread.php?t=89354

Free Education On-Line

May 22, 2013

Free education On-Line.  

Power My Learning    http://powermylearning.com/

Khan Academy.     https://www.khanacademy.org/

                              http://www.youtube.com/user/khanacademy

America’s Perpetual Wars

May 20, 2013

Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace: How We Got to Be So Hated.

 The Federation of American Scientists has cataloged nearly 200 military incursions since 1945 in which the United States has been the aggressor. ….

 http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/perpetual-war-for-perpetual-peace-gore-vidal/1103235889

Perpetual war – USA, the Warfare State

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=DGeC5fjpHUo#!

 http://www.amazon.com/Perpetual-War-Cosmopolitanism-Viewpoint-Violence/dp/0822352095#reader_0822352095

 and we lectured Germany for its militancy and “unprovoked” invasions – ignored the British Empire for subjugating colonies ….

How Perpetual War Became U.S. Ideology

 http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2011/05/how-perpetual-war-became-us-ideology/238600/

 http://www.salon.com/2013/01/25/actually_obama_does_advocate_perpetual_war/

. a neocon-liberal alliance …   http://perpetualwar.org/

The Road to WWIII   http://youviewed.com/2013/04/03/the-road-to-world-war-3/

Delegitimizing Israel

May 19, 2013

[b]The Israel Delegitimizing Network[/b]

http://reut-institute.org/en/Publication.aspx?PublicationId=3769

http://www.veteranstoday.com/2011/09/07/delegitamizing-israel-only-israelis-could-do-it-and-they-have/

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[b]The BDS Movement Promotes Delegitimization against Israel[/b]

http://www.reut-institute.org/data/uploads/PDFVer/20100612%20ReViews%20-%20BDS%20Issue%2016_1.pdf

http://www.bdsmovement.net/?q=node/594

 

White House Petition – Stop Aid to Israel

May 17, 2013

White House Petition web site:   https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/

 This is just the beginning! Right now only you know this unique URL. Share it with others to get more signatures on this petition. Until your petition reaches 150 signatures, it will not be publicly viewable on the Open Petitions section of We the People, so be sure to share this URL:

Short URL: http://wh.gov/SjmD

Stop Aid to Israel.

 Israel’s irrational belligerence can lead to WWIII and the end of life on earth.

 Israel’s expansionist foreign policy is the primary reason for unrest in the Middle East.

 It is time to reign in PM Netanyahu.

 Created: May 17, 2013

 Issues: Foreign Policy

Save and Share this URL: https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petition/stop-aid-israel/77LbBRTm

 Signatures needed by June 16, 2013 to reach goal of 100,000

Use email, and social media sites like Facebook and Twitter to promote this petition and get to 100,000 signatures by June 16, 2013

Stephen Hawking affirms Israel Boycott

May 8, 2013

Stephen Hawking affirms boycott of Israel    May 8, 2013

 …  JERUSALEM (JTA) – British astrophysicist Stephen Hawking clarified Wednesday that he decided to cancel a planned visit to Israel to adhere to an academic boycott of the Jewish state. ….

 http://www.jta.org/news/article/2013/05/08/3126021/stephen-hawking-joins-academic-boycott-of-israel

 With Hawking, the Palestinian-inspired BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) movement now has a powerful symbol and an unlikely poster boy at its disposal in its increasingly successful drive.

 http://www.haaretz.com/blogs/west-of-eden/stephen-hawking-is-now-the-academic-boycott-movement-s-unlikely-poster-boy-1.519980

Our dying Middle Class

May 6, 2013

The Price of Inequality: How Today’s Divided Society Endangers Our Future —  Joseph E. Stiglitz (Author)

 http://tiny.cc/8ukoww

 Changes brought about by Globalization and Technology require fundamental rethinking of our social fabric. …. 

 The cost of our military adventures is unaffordable and unwise. …

AIPAC’s Political Power

May 3, 2013

AIPAC Political Power – Occupy AIPAC 2012 Workshop    (‘Washington Report’ Video):  

  1. AIPAC and US politicians

  2. Individual contributors

  1. PACs and Super PACs

  1. Draft legislation

  1. Compliance

  1. Challenging AIPAC political power

http://www.wrmea.org/aipac-political-power.html