Daily Archives: December 17, 2012

We Are Witnessing The Death Of Small Business In America

Historically, small businesses have been the primary engine of new job creation in the United States. If the economy was getting healthy, we would expect to see the number of jobs at new businesses rise. Instead, we are witnessing just the opposite. We are told that the economy is supposed to be “recovering”, but the


Aurora Suspect James Holmes Sent His Doctor Burned Money

USA Today reports— James Holmes, the suspect charged with the shooting spree at an Aurora theater that left 12 people dead and as many as 57 injured, mailed burnt currency to his University of Colorado psychiatrist, according to court testimony on Monday, KUSA-TV reported. Holmes, who faces 166 counts of murder, attempted murder and other


Next-Gen US Drone: Now Equipped With ‘Death Ray’ Laser

The next generation of military drones, unveiled by a leading US manufacturer, will not just carry a limited supply of rockets – but will likely be fitted with an ultra-light laser, capable of repeatedly destroying objects at the speed of light. “It would give us an unlimited magazine,” a person close to the High Energy


97% of Chicken Pox Cases in Outbreak Were Vaccinated

A county in the western part of Indiana is the site of the nation’s largest current chickenpox outbreak, according to news reports. An epidemiologist has confirmed that out of the cases analyzed, 97 percent of the children were vaccinated. Vigo County has now seen over 84 cases of the varicella-zoster virus (chicken pox) — marked


Number of Imprisoned Journalists Sets Global Record

Throughout the world activists and journalists are being targeted by authoritarian regimes who fear that the public will find out the truth about the violence that they put into motion. Just recently the number of imprisoned journalists worldwide reached its highest point since CPJ began conducting surveys in 1990. According to the report, governments use


10 Signs We Live in a False Economy

It’s time to admit that we live in a false economy. Smoke and mirrors are used to make us believe the economy is real, but it’s all an elaborate illusion.Out of one side of the establishment’s mouth we hear excitement about “green shoots”, and out of the other side comes breathless warnings of fiscal cliffs


Feds Say Oakland Can’t Block Seizure of Harborside Medical Pot Dispensary

The Feds are at it again. Their relentless attempt to shut down the largest medical marijuana shop in the world, Harborside Health Center, continues. After losing a recent court judgement that said they couldn’t evict Harborside under federal forfeiture, the Feds are now making the argument that the state and city cannot stand in their


US Recognizes Unelected Terrorists as Syrian ‘Representatives’

As expected, after a long pause of feigned “consideration,” the US has recognized the militants it has been arming, funding, aiding logistically and supporting diplomatically since as early as 2007, as the “legitimate representatives of the Syrian people,” with the added caveat, “in opposition to the Assad regime.” The Wall Street Journal would report that


Tamoxifen: Praised As “Life Saving” But Still Causing Cancer

Many of the drugs used to treat breast cancer today are probable or known cancer-causing agents. Tamoxifen, for instance, is classified by the World Health Organization as a “human carcinogen,” but recent news headlines praised extended use of this drug for “saving lives.” It is obvious that the mainstream media has swallowed the tamoxifen-flavored Kool-Aid


Urgent: Stop The Monsanto Protection Act

There’s a lot of attention lately given to the ‘Monsanto Protection Act’ or the ‘biotech riders’ to the Farm Bill – riders that protect the biotech industry interests while putting our food supply, environment and democracy at risk. Now, with the “fiscal cliff” looming, Monsanto and biotech industry lobbyists have set their sites on the