Dusting off the Brown-shirts and Jackboots By Mike Whitney 01/16/06 “ICH” — — The spiking gold market is a sure sign that the dollar is headed for the dumpster. Large institutional investors are hastily moving boatloads of cash into precious metals that promise to retain their value while the hemorrhaging […]

By Paul Craig Roberts 01/16/06 — — Dictatorships seldom appear full-fledged but emerge piecemeal. When Julius Caesar crossed the Rubicon with one Roman legion he broke the tradition that protected the civilian government from victorious generals and launched the transformation of the Roman Republic into the Roman Empire. Fearing that […]

https://www.thenation.com/docprint.mhtml?i=20060130&s=holtzman by ELIZABETH HOLTZMAN [from the January 30, 2006 issue] Finally, it has started. People have begun to speak of impeaching President George W. Bush–not in hushed whispers but openly, in newspapers, on the Internet, in ordinary conversations and even in Congress. As a former member of Congress who sat […]

HAVE A GOOD LOOK AT THESE PICTURES. THE FIRST ONE, IN THE OPINION OF ED MCCABE, SHOWS RAILROAD CARS (SEALED) FOR THE TRANSPORT OF PEOPLE … TO CONCENTRATION CAMPS IN THE US. THERE IS GROWING EVIDENCE THAT MARTIAL LAW IN THE US IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER, TO BE TRIGGERED […]