Archives for February 27, 2013

9 Economic Facts That Will Make Your Head Spin | Alternet

9 Economic Facts That Will Make Your Head Spin | Alternet. Read this and the next time some talking head or political pundit talks about the ‘economic recovery’…ask yourself…economic recovery for who?

Walling Ourselves Inside a Militarized-Police State | Common Dreams

“In addition, the U.S. military is now offloading billions of dollars worth of its surplus equipment, some of it assumedly used in places like Iraq and Afghanistan against armed insurgents, on police forces even in small towns nationwide. This includes M-16s, helmet-mounted infrared goggles, amphibious tanks, and helicopters. And now, the same up-armoring mentality is […]