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Rumsfeld’s Crazy Foreign Policy Team…

 Rumsfeld’s Crazy Foreign Policy Team In the January 1975 issue of Commentary, Robert Tucker promoted the radical notion of invading Arab oil fields. It is worth noting that Commentary is a publication of the American Jewish Committee and is edited…

Changing the World Through the…

Changing the World Through the Web (Again) At the recent Extreme Markup Languages conference in Montreal, Jack Park spoke about NexistWiki. His presentation is available online. Park is in the process of building a piece of software that can be…

Bush is “intellectually backward”, UK…

Bush is “intellectually backward”, UK politician Bush blasted by UK politician and Tony Blair can count on little Labour Party support for an Iraq war.  Way to go George, I never thought a U.S. President could be ignorant enough to piss off…

Because Bush and friends could…

Because Bush and friends could get indicted? Senator asks Justice Department to explain why no Enron individual indictments yet A senator leading an investigation of Enron asked the Justice Department on Friday to explain why it hasn’t prosecuted executives of…

Simon had to know about…

Simon had to know about drug trafficer ex-partner’s pastFrom the L.A. Weekly, showing conclusively that California Republican candidate for Governor Bill Simon must have known about the drug convictions of his ex partner, something Simon has continued to deny.  While claiming that a…

Where, oh where are the…

Where, oh where are the Democrats on this issue?The strongest opposition to an Iraq war is currently coming from conservatives while, apparently, Democrats are snoozing or too timid to speak out. Bush family advisers at war over Iraq The Bush family…

Top Republicans Break With Bush…

Top Republicans Break With Bush on Iraq Strategy Leading Republicans from Congress, the State Department and past administrations have begun to break ranks with President Bush over his administration’s high-profile planning for war with Iraq, saying the administration has neither…

In Texas he would have…

In Texas he would have gotten 450 years and six life sentences… The ringleader of Sydney’s notorious pack-rape gang screamed an obscenity at the judge after being sentenced yesterday to 55 years’ jail, with a non-parole period of 40 years –…

World Summit on Sustainable Development

World Summit on Sustainable DevelopmentEmail from David Steven of The Daily Summit: You might be interested in www.dailysummit.net, a blog we’ve set up to report from the World Summit on Sustainable Development in Joburg next month.  I’ve long been interested in…