“Weatherman domestic terrorist finally spills the beans”
Weatherman domestic terrorist Bill Ayers is now confirming what the White House has previously denied – that he held a fundraiser in his living room for Barack Obama.
That 1995 meeting was said to have launched Obama’s political career.
In an October 2008 interview on MSNBC host Chris Matthews’ show, Robert Gibbs, a spokesman for Obama’s presidential campaign, categorically denied the fundraiser was ever held.
Matthews asked [...]
Two former top Florida Republicans say a new law that shortened the early voting period in the state was designed by the GOP to suppress the Democratic vote, not to curb voter fraud, according to a report Monday from the Palm Beach Post.
The Palm Beach Post quoted Former Republican Party of Florida Chairman Jim Greer and former Gov. Charlie Crist, neither of whom is still a party member, and a [...]
The Greek Coalition of Radical Left, SYRIZA, makes a very good chance on Sunday to win the elections. And when that happens, the euro is really the dupe . Says not only we, but also Super Investor George Soros and IMF mistress Christine Lagarde. That Radical Link Sers appears in fact to be just brutal Nazis. Who live awfully in 1939. They say themselves.SYRIZA is in fact not going to even a single cent to repay the [...]
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Reeling from a vicious financial crisis that has cost them pensions and jobs, Greeks have been turning away in droves from the mainstream politicians they feel have let them down. Another political force is trying to tap the void, with blunt promises to “clean up” the country.
It’s one that could see Europe’s most extreme far right deputies take up seats in Greece’s Parliament in crucial May [...]
Wen Jiabao vows to use his last year in power to attack mounting discontent he says could end in chaos
He warns China could see a new Cultural Revolution
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao today warned that the country needs to embrace democracy and make urgent political reforms.
Mr Wen said that the changes are needed to prevent China’s economy from faltering and to spread wealth more evenly.
He vowed to use his last year [...]
President Obama came face-to-face with the Tea Party last night in Iowa, clashing with a member during and after a town hall last night.
Ryan Rhodes, a group leader in the Hawkeye State, stood up and shouted a question during a town hall, asking the president how he can call for more civility when “your vice president is calling people like me, a Tea Party member, a ‘terrorist.’”
Obama, who had not [...]
OSLO — Norway suffered dual attacks on Friday, when powerful explosions shook the government center in the capital and, shortly after, a gunman stalked youths on an island summer camp for children of members of the governing Labor Party. Police arrested an ethnic Norwegian in connection with both attacks, which stunned this ordinarily placid nation and killed at least 17 people.
The explosions, from one or [...]
I read The Joke, Milan Kundera’s first novel, when I was a schoolboy. Bit above my level, but, even as a teenager, I liked the premise. Ludvik is a young man in post-war, newly Communist Czechoslovakia. He’s a smart, witty guy, a loyal Party member with a great future ahead of him. His girlfriend, though, is a bit serious. So when she writes to him [...]