Over on Facebook (have you liked my page ?) I shared a picture promoting a project to get a new kids’ biography of Ron Paul into people’s local schools. Some people think it’s a great idea. Others are saying a biography of Ron Paul promotes a cult of personality… Read More
Archives for December 2012
CNN on the payroll tax hike.
Last week U.S. officials acknowledged that a missile strike on September 2 had been carried out by U.S. forces and had killed civilians. Previously, the government of Yemen had claimed responsibility for the strike, and said the deceased were militants. Evidently there has been some understanding… Read More
When Israeli graphic designer Ronny Edry shared a picture on Facebook of himself and his daughter with a sign that read “Iranians…we ♥ you,” he started a trend among Israelis and Iranians of exchanging messages of love. In a recent TED talk, he discusses what… Read More
Some time ago I responded rather systematically and definitively to a fairly conventional Democrat (who think’s she’s voting for peace and justice, of course) who was attacking me repeatedly on Twitter. After I responded she sputtered a bit, answered none of my arguments, and went… Read More
Reports RT: Members of the hacktivist collective Anonymous are demanding that a California police department remove an officer from the force after video has surfaced of the cop in question firing at a civilian 11 times at point-blank range. The Manteca Police Department says that Officer… Read More