The "Evil Powers That Be" News Hour and Various Outrageous Items

The Department Of Homeland Security Is Buying 450 Million New Bullets-- U.S. agents will receive a maximum of 450 million rounds over five years... The high performance HST bullets are designed for law enforcement and ATK says they offer "optimum penetration for terminal performance."

One year after the Libyan intervention, the situation is worse than ever, and spilling unrest into neighboring countries.

Expansion of the American Empire goes on-- Marines land in Australia to start a new base.

The US military is still out of control in South Korea, with note of some ugly history I was unaware of.

Obama is selling bunker busting bombs and refueling aircraft to Israel, which would facilitate an attack on Iran.

The secret use of the Patriot Act

Horribly massive new NSA data center being built in Bluffdale, UT

Al-CIA-duh websites go mysteriously silent.

The role of the Secret Service in 9/11, with some names of possible perps.

Monsanto's Roundup pesticide is killing butterflies, and other important insect populations.

Some good news: "Poland's ex-intelligence chief charged over alleged links to secret C.I.A. 'black site' prison-- All three of the CIA prisoners who were waterboarded are believed to have been held in Poland... the former intelligence chief, Zbigniew Siemiatkowski, told the paper that he faced charges of violating international law by “unlawfully depriving prisoners of their liberty,” in connection with the secret C.I.A. prison where Qaeda suspects were subjected to brutal interrogation methods.

Also-- fighting the NDAA:


Kandahar massacre

Interesting that the attack occurred nearly at the same date (11 March 2012) as the infamous My Lai massacre (16 March 1968) but 44 years apart, though little noted by the mainstream press. Of course, the more things change, the more they stay the same. The official story stinks, of course. It seems likely a US Army death squad committed the horrible acts, with Sgt Bales the patsy. And certainly it's been interesting how many stories we've heard about Bales, trying to excuse the crime. So clearly bogus is the official massacre story that even -- a mainstay of liberal anti-conspiracy reporting-- questioned whether Bales acted alone. Importantly, the killed and wounded were people, and had names. I wonder if we ever found out any of the names of the people killed at My Lai.