Fool Me Once…’ By Eric Alterman The Nation 23 January 2006 Issue The revelations that the Bush Administration has engaged in the secret jailing and torture of people in gulag-like conditions in Eastern Europe and elsewhere while pursuing the warrantless wiretapping of Americans at home should send shivers down the […] January 4, 2006 – On November 10th 2005, the Muckraker Report published an article that described one of the unspoken reasons why the United States had to invade Iraq; to liberate the U.S. dollar in Iraq so that Iraqi oil could once again be purchased with the petrodollar. See […]

IT WAS A VERY FALSE YEAR: THE 2005 FALSIES AWARDS By Diane Farsetta Center for Media and Democracy January 3, 2006 [See the link above for extensive links to organizations, news articles, and other information mentioned in this article. –DS] As Father Time faded into history with the end […]

Nuclear War Against Iran By Michel Chossudovsky 1-5-6 The launching of an outright war using nuclear warheads against Iran is now in the final planning stages. Coalition partners, which include the US, Israel and Turkey are in “an advanced stage of readiness”. Various military exercises have been conducted, […]

Chemtrails – Predictions By Ken Welch in Houston Exclusive to Rense.Com 1-5-6 I think it is reasonable now to predict that chemtrails will end soon. When chemtrail spraying in the U.S. began after Pearl Harbor Day in 1998 it caused a great deal of interest in the alternative, internet-centered […]

A Brief Primer… Designed to Help You Understand the Workings of Our New, Streamlined American System of Government (Thanks to Crooks and Liars Update, Jan 3, 2006) by Jon Carroll Perhaps you have been unable to follow the intricacies of the logic used by John Yoo, the UC Berkeley law […]

The Unrestrained President By Tom Engelhardt Wednesday 04 January 2006 As 2006 begins, we seem to be at a not-completely-unfamiliar crossroads in the long history of the American imperial presidency. It grew up, shedding presidential constraints, in the post-World War II years as part of the rise of the […]

GOV’T. TRACKING CELL PHONES WITHOUT COURT ORDER PART 2 by David Bresnahan January 4, 2006 Summary: Turn on your cell phone and you give government agencies instant information about your location, and even your speed of travel. It may not be long before you get a speeding ticket in […] Depleted Uranium: Dirty Bombs, Dirty Missiles, Dirty Bullets A Death Sentence Here and Abroad By Leuren Moret At an April press conference, a group of New York Army National Guard vets raised their hands when asked if they have health problems. The soldiers, all from the 442nd Military Police […]