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Sunday, November 21, 2004

The Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes: "NATURE (the art whereby God hath made and governs the world) is by the art of man, as in many other things, so in this also imitated, that it can make an artificial animal."
War and Big Government: "As the war on terror drags on, many people calling themselves libertarians have decided that it's not such a bad thing after all. What, they ask, is the point of government if not to bomb those who would threaten our safety? The trouble is that real life works a little differently from the civics-text ideal of government. Government uses war�and sometimes foments it�in order to expand its power over its own people or to expand its imperial power. "
CRG -- War is Good for Business: "I have repeatedly said the only time to use Social Security money is in times of war, times of recession, or times of severe emergency. And I mean that. I mean that. (Transcript of Transcript of Remarks by Presidents Bush and Fox on Departure to Toledo, Ohio -- U.S. Newswire, Inc, September 6, 2001) "
Opposing War Is Good, But Not Good Enough | Faleh A. Jabar | January 2003: "Opposing war, which is an instrument of politics, should not lead us to forget the crux of the things political. It is not weapons of mass destruction that count most; what really counts is the political system that controls them. Ignoring this fact by the forces of peace simply serves the war camp. "

Monday, November 15, 2004

A symbol of moderation exits | csmonitor.com: "'In so many of this administration's policies and pronouncements, he has been the note off key,' says Karl Inderfurth, a former assistant secretary of state. 'When they said 'alone,' he said 'with the world,' when they said, 'preemption is a doctrine,' he said it is 'an option.''"

Friday, November 12, 2004

Islam Online- News Section: "About 80-to-90 percent of Fallujah's 300,000-strong population are said to have evacuated the city, escaping the hell of continuous US air raids that destroyed hundreds of homes and killed hundreds of people, mostly women and children, according to local and hospital sources. " There are two sides to every coin. Who can you trust? Don Rumsfeld's version or Islam-Online's version?
Where Aired, 'Private Ryan' Draws a Crowd (washingtonpost.com): "Some other station-owning companies said they were afraid to run the movie because the expletive uttered by Vice President Cheney on the floor of the Senate back in June is heard many times in the movie"

Sunday, November 07, 2004

Counterbias: The Case For Fraud
Ignore the rightist snickers. Ignore those who would straightjacket permissible thought. We have a right to ask difficult questions. And the question of the moment concerns exit polls and electronic voting.
Evidence Mounts That The Vote May Have Been Hacked Not to cry wolf, but it's worth checking into I reckon...

Saturday, November 06, 2004

No Longer a Christian I was told in Sunday school the word "Christian" means to be Christ-like, but the message I hear daily on the airwaves from the “christian ” media are words of war, violence, and aggression...
Will Bush Backers Manipulate Votes to Deliver GW Another Election? "Those who cast the votes decide nothing. Those who count the votes decide everything."
--Russian Dictator Joseph Stalin
OUR MISSION STATEMENT CorporateMofo says "snap out of it"...
Guardian Unlimited | Special reports | Hurricanes help to create jobs in US Sounds like we need a few more hurricanes...

Wednesday, November 03, 2004

Stocks Surge; Bush Win Boosts Drugs, Oil
Yahoo! News - Oil Back Up to $50 as Bush Smells Victory "A Bush victory will be big for oil demand and keep prices high," said Phil Flynn, an analyst at Alaron Trading in Chicago.

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