newslog 21 March


Richard Moore

Matt Taibbi: The Big Takeover
The global economic crisis isn’t about money – it’s about power. How Wall Street insiders are using the bailout to stage a revolution.

Dave Lindorff: Obama’s Moment is Passing Quickly
As to whether his presidency is a failure or not, that depends on what agenda he’s pursuing. As that agenda is selling out America to the bankers, he’s already a great success, and will reap great financial rewards in the future, despite whatever the people may think.
Obama maneuvers to protect Wall Street bonuses

Iraqi Holocaust : 2.3 Million Iraqi Excess Deaths
March 20, 2009 marks the 6th anniversary of the illegal, utterly unjustified, war criminal invasion of Iraq by US, UK and Australian forces.

Jewish student handbook: How to pretend to debate
Yes Virginia, there really is a Hasbara Handbook. You can download your very own copy right now

US to Shoot Down N Korean Missile?
Two senior U.S. commanders said Thursday that the military is ready if called upon to shoot down North Korea’s planned rocket launch next month.

Barbara Peterson: America’s Silent Killing Fields

Clive Thompson: Why Urban Farming Isn’t Just for Foodies
Reports on the March 19 demonstrations in France