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    Putin, The Police and Citigrou

    In the end, no one can maintain their power because of the inverse property of power, every action creates an equal and opposite reaction. And that is our eternal job as the majority of human beings on this planet, to be that equal and opposite reaction to those who accumulate power and use it to gratify themselves at the expense of the lives and well being of others.

  • GOP Inquisition

    If Republicans Were Around Dur

    Republicans argued that the information in the Spanish Inquisition Torture Report was faulty, claiming that there was no torture but just “enhanced inquisitional procedures”.

  • President George W Bush visits CIA Headquarters, March 20, 2001.

    The Torture Report - An Organi

    What we know confidently now is that torture did take place under the Bush Administration by the CIA, that it didn’t work or help keep Americans safe, that it permanently undermined our nation’s moral authority in the world and that there is absolutely no regret or apology from those who oversaw and committed it.

  • garner memorial

    Grand Juries Agree: Police Are

    It is one thing to be a black man and fear the police but it is another more intimidating thing to see the justice system protect and insulate the police from any harm when they murder unarmed black men.

black lives matter march NYC

In the end, no one can maintain their power because of the inverse property of power, every action creates an equal and opposite reaction. And that is our eternal job as the majority of human beings on this planet, to be that equal and opposite reaction to those who accumulate power and use it to gratify themselves at the expense of the lives and well being of others.

GOP Inquisition

Republicans argued that the information in the Spanish Inquisition Torture Report was faulty, claiming that there was no torture but just “enhanced inquisitional procedures”.

President George W Bush visits CIA Headquarters, March 20, 2001.

What we know confidently now is that torture did take place under the Bush Administration by the CIA, that it didn’t work or help keep Americans safe, that it permanently undermined our nation’s moral authority in the world and that there is absolutely no regret or apology from those who oversaw and committed it.

garner memorial

It is one thing to be a black man and fear the police but it is another more intimidating thing to see the justice system protect and insulate the police from any harm when they murder unarmed black men.

The Daily Planet, Vol. 33

Posted by Chernynkaya On Mar - 24 - 2011 30 Comments
DailyPlanet

News and opinion from around US-opolis for Thursday, March 24, 2011.

Recovery

Posted by whatsthatsound On Mar - 24 - 2011 28 Comments
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It has been two weeks now since Japan was hit by its worst crisis in over sixty years. Though eastern and northern Honshu are still experiencing aftershocks on a daily basis, and new concerns about food and water contamination, power shortages, and the ongoing repair problems at the nuclear power […]

The Fools on the Hill

Posted by Marion On Mar - 23 - 2011 76 Comments
monkey

OK,  Congress is mad at the President. I get it. They’re mad because he didn’t ask them for their permission to join two other permanent members of the UN Security Council in effecting a no-fly zone over Libya in order to dissuade a brutal dictator from committing what would, effectively, […]

The Daily Planet, Vol. 32

Posted by Chernynkaya On Mar - 23 - 2011 26 Comments
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News and opinion from around US-opolis for Wednesday, March 23, 2011.

The War Game (and how you can play at home)

Posted by 2ndClassCitizenPundit On Mar - 22 - 2011 9 Comments
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As nations, corporations, and media outlets go to war, you can now play along at home!

libya

As I have been considering this “war” in Libya, I have been countering any number of arguments against the Admin’s actions.    I would list them as such: 1)  The risk to our military.   Seriously.   Please.    If one wants to make a moral argument against this action, this is not a […]

The Daily Planet, Vol. 31

Posted by Chernynkaya On Mar - 22 - 2011 7 Comments
DailyPlanetExt

News and opinion from around US-opolis for Tuesday, March 22, 2011.

We Are Aiding and Abetting the Republicans

Posted by Marion On Mar - 21 - 2011 154 Comments
traitors

In an online conversation this past weekend, someone reminded me of something I hadn’t thought about in years – the Reagan Presidential campaign of 1980. Some of the most effective campaign commercials used by the Reagan team during that election cycle were ones which utilized audio and video clips of […]

The Daily Planet, Vol. 30

Posted by Chernynkaya On Mar - 20 - 2011 41 Comments
D planet

News and opinion from around US-opolis for Monday, March 21, 2011.

An Immodest (Immoral) Proposal

Posted by 2ndClassCitizenPundit On Mar - 20 - 2011 38 Comments
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A few years ago, I made a proposal, on the Net, among some friends. I think it is time for us to consider the proposal again.

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