Iran: War or Privatization: All Out War or "Economic Conquest"?
by Michel ChossudovskyGlobal Research, July 4, 2008Is the war against Iran on hold?Tehran is to allow foreign investors, in what might be interpreted as an overture to the West, to acquire full ownership of Iran's State enterprises in the context of a far-reaching "free market" style privatization program.With the price of crude oil at 140 dollars a barrel, the Iranian State is not in a fi
Setting The Record StraightOn July 3 the Avenging The Ancestors Coalition held their annual Black Independence Day Memorial on the site of the soon to be constructed Liberty Bell Center at 6th and Market Streets in Philadelphia. This site ironically is where George Washington held in brutal captivity nine Africans who served him without pay while he served as the first president of the United States. Since 2002 ATAC has attempted to raise awareness of the vicious legacy of slavery and have that
"Disappearing Acts" is about how inconvenient facts, those that don’t fit into a culturally/politically/historically/racially favored story line or theme, are often disappeared so as to make an implausible theme plausible, and how the phenomena of fact disappearing permeates and despoils our entire culture! Disappearing Acts begins with a “pre-apology” for the book’s often angry tone, followed by a discussion of and a working definition for patriotism. The author argues that if one is a true pat
Cynthia McKinney Deserves Your Support, Obama Does Not
Wednesday, 02 July 2008A Campaign Foreign Policy Focus by BAR executive editor Glen FordFormer Georgia congresswoman Cynthia McKinney, who seems poised to capture the Green Party presidential nomination, in Chicago, this month, "is at this juncture in history the only vehicle through which progressives can both register thei
Greetings Family,(Contact Information At Bottom Of Page)It's your friendly neighborhood "Digital Drummer" again (smile)The NAACP, long renown as one of America's premier civil rights organizations, saluted Black theatre this week in Hollywood California, at the Kodak Theatre. The NAACP in fulfilling it's mission to advance and promote Black culture, presented the best in Black theatre at the 18th Annual, NAACP Theatre Awards.Black theatre plays a major role in the training, nurturing and produci
Greetings Family,It would be almost impossible for me to respond personally to all the Birthday emails, comments, and online cards I've received...Thank you ALLI am truly flattered and humbled by all the well wishers. You guys are great!Being an online journalist/bloger is kind of like being on radio...You never really know if anybody is listening...smileYour messages and comments are wind to my sails. I've literally received thousands of birthday greetings.Thank you so much...it means a lot, to
Black Independence Day — July 3, 2008When: Thursday July 3, 2008 at 4:30 PMWhere: Site of the new Liberty Bell Center, 6th and Market Street, Philadelphia"THE 9 WILL SPEAK THE TRUTH WE SEEK"
GEORGE WASHINGTON OWNED 316 BLACK HUMAN BEINGS AS SLAVES IN VIRGINIA AND TRANSPORTED 9 OF THEM TO AMERICA'S FIRST "WHITE HOUSE" HERE IN PHILADELPHIA AT THE 6TH & MARKET SITE OF THE NEW LIBERTY BELL CENTER.WITHIN THE NEXT FEW MONTHS OF 2008, CONSTRUCTION OF A MEMORIAL WILL RESUME AT THAT SITE TO HONOR THOSE 9
Census Campaign For Accurate Caribbean Count Kick-Off, June 20, 2008, New York
Published Jun 24, 2008
The campaign to get Caribbean nationals accurately counted by the U.S. Census in 2010 will kick off officially in New York on June 20, 2008.
“Being visible in America begins and ends with the U.S. Census,” proclaimed CaribID2010 chair Felicia Persaud, in announcing a campaign with widespread support among those of Caribbean descent
Greetings Family,(Contact Information At Bottom Of Page)It's your friendly neighborhood "Digital Drummer" again (smile)As an online activist, and promoter, I maintain a major presence in most social networking communities, such as MySpace and FaceBook. After Time magazine announced the year of user-generated content, everybody and their brother, now has their own personal profile somewhere in Cyberspace.Wherever there's a crowd...There's Money! According to the research firm ComScore (www.comscoRead more…
African Slavery Holocaust Museum OpensJunious Ricardo StantonJoe Ragsdale was initiated into real Black history when he was a youngster sitting at the knees of an elderly uncle who along with his civil war buddies told tales of slavery and being soldiers in the Confederate Army. One night while they were sitting on the porch talking, one of them wondered aloud who was going to tell their story and keep their experiences alive. Uncle Buck without missing a beat declared “I guess young buck here,
From the RampartsJunious Ricardo StantonConnecting The Dots To Another Major Tax Payer Rip Off“Details are murky, but Senator Dodd appears to want to spend many billions on a new federal agency to buy-up undefined “distressed” mortgages at less than their original value.Suppose Mr. Jones has a $300,000 mortgage on a house now worth $250,000. The new agency would offer to pay off the loan for $250,000 and then let Jones stay in the house with a new $250,000 mortgage that would then be guaranteed Read more…NYMetro
A group for Philadelphia parents who have found employment or are now seeking employment through a welfare-to-work program in Philadelphia and want additional information related to helping their kids in school and in the community. Welfare-to-work helps parents get jobs. The Philadelphia Parent Partner list helps parents support their children. Both are needed to insure success in the workplace and the community.There his a ton of parent groups, organizations in our city of Philadelphia PA and Read more…
This is poll that I believe that members of African Worldwide Community like The Black List and Brother Keidi Awadu's Living in Black would be able to not only answer the best but to help educate those of us who are caught into the web of the mainstream media polluted land.We are more than the white financed opinions of Bill Cosby, Juliane Malveaux , T.D. Jakes and Cornel West. We need to challenge them, not with disrespect but to open th
Has launched a campaign against Fox News with the letter below as its signature weapon
"Dear Roger Ailes,
I was outraged to learn about Fox News' aggressive use of irresponsible language and racist stereotypes in coverage of Senator Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama. From E.D Hill's "terrorist fist jab" comment to demeaning Mrs. Obama's role as wife and mother by demoting her to "Obama's baby mama," Fox continueRead more…West
Greetings Family,(Contact Information At Bottom Of Page)It's your friendly neighborhood "Digital Drummer" again (smile)I receive hundreds of emails daily, but this one from Melvin Pratt (firstname.lastname@example.org) especially caught my attention. As many who have followed the drama of Jim Neusom knows, I have just recently been acquitted of Social Security Fraud. The reason I bring that up, is because if I had followed the advice given in this webinar, I would never have been convicted in the first
From The RampartsJunious Ricardo StantonNow Is The Time To Redeem Ourselves and Save The Planet“The mainstream media is dominated by a handful of mega corporations who control what many of us hear, read, and believe. The propaganda masters are censoring and suppressing the truth from the American people. There are many reporters who know the truth but dare not talk or write about it, and what some report they don't even believe themselves. Those who are courageous enough to stand up to the estabRead more…
In 1991, the Soviet Union and communism collapsed and now with the severe contraction in credit markets, capitalism is in similarly deep trouble; and. Fuller's 1981 prediction about the demise of the world's power structures certainly cannot be good news for those who attended the 56 th Bilderberg meeting held June 5-8 in Chantilly , VA.The Bilderberger are believed by many to be the world's ruling elite, those who determine the world's direction—at least the western world's, as attendees are ov
From The RampartsJunious Ricardo StantonTim Russert’s Death Gives US Media Breathing Room“The notion that Russert asked the “tough questions” of those he interviewed, advanced by a host of former colleagues on a tribute broadcast this Sunday in place of “Meet the Press,” is absurd. During the run-up to the war, Russert, along with the rest of the media, provided a platform for Vice President Dick Cheney and others to present their lying claims about Iraq’s weapons of mass destruction without serRead more…
Because Ruport Murdoch, the mouth piece of the Rothchild World Thug Network, is attacking Islam though it's rag, the Wall Street Journal. They'll use religion and public funds... but it's far more of not being in control of the school's people.Read on...
Charter Schools Shouldn't Promote Islam
By KATHERINE KERSTEN June 14, 2008; Page A9MinneapolisAt what point does a publicly funded charter school with strong Islamic ties cross the line and inappropriately promote religion?That's a qu