Anthea Butler, a professor of religious studies at the University of Pennsylvania, called God a white racist in blog post. via Anthea Butler, University of Pennsylvania professor, calls God racist.
The Guardian reported on June 6 that, according to documents leaked by Edward Snowden, the Obama administration enabled the National Security Agency to collect caller information from Verizon through a “business records” provision of the Patriot Act, established under President George W. Bush. The government ordered Verizon to hand over call information on a daily... Continue Reading →
Baby Drama As if the recent string of high-profile scandals over Benghazi, AP phone records and the IRS weren't enough to land the Obama administration in political hot water, the controversial news of the National Security Agency's top secret PRISM program has now raised major privacy concerns for Americans. While civil liberties continue to... Continue Reading →
Illinois illegally seizes Bees Resistant to Monsanto’s Roundup; Kills remaining Queens.
US Cities Which Banned GMOs Below are U.S. counties, cities and states which ban or call for restrictions on GMOs: Mendocino County, California - The ordinance, Measure H, was passed by referendum on March 2, 2004. Marin County, California Santa Cruz County, California Trinity County, California Florida - GE Fish Regulation - State legislation restricting... Continue Reading →
A recent report published by the Young Invincibles think tank investigated the levels of youth unemployment. The results portray a dark future for young workers and students. http://www.wsws.org/articles/2012/jul2012/yout-j16.shtml
US strengthens its military might in the Gulf - Americas - Al Jazeera English.
IPS – U.S.: Latinos Could Shift Outcome of 2012 Elections, Experts Say | Inter Press Service.
The economic crisis that erupted in 2008 has been seized on by major corporations and their political representatives in the United States to slash workers’ wages and impose speedup. The Obama administration has spearheaded this anti-working class offensive. Its 2009 restructuring of General Motors and Chrysler was based on a 50 percent wage cut for all... Continue Reading →