Afghanistan: NATO Pushes Into Marjah, Taliban Resists, Some Civilian Loss

14 02 2010

I’m for human lib, the liberation of all people, not just black people or female people or gay people. ~ Richard Prior





12 Year Old Saudi Girl Sold by Her Father to 80 Year Old Man for $22,600

8 02 2010

“Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.” ~ Abraham Lincoln





China: USA Faces Increased Sanctions over Meeting with Dalai Lama

2 02 2010

“Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.” ~ The Dalai Lama





Hamas Vows Revenge for Israeli Attack

1 02 2010

“Imagine there’s no countries, it isn’t hard to do, nothing to kill or die for,
and no religion too, imagine all the people, living life in peace.” ~ John Lennon





Arizona Police: 743 lbs of Marijuana found in Human Waste Tanker Truck

30 01 2010

“Every friend of freedom must be as revolted as I am by the prospect of turning the United States into an armed camp, by the vision of jails filled with casual drug users and of an army of enforcers empowered to invade the liberty of citizens on slight evidence.” ~ Milton Friedman





USA Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito to Obama: “Simply Not True”

29 01 2010

“…the preservation of liberty requires that the three great departments of power should be separate and distinct.” ~ James Madison





Afghanistan: Women Still Suffering, Current Fundamentalists No Different

27 01 2010

“…the current government led by President Hamid Karzai has no support in most areas of Afghanistan, and fundamentalists are enforcing anti-women laws just as they were under the Taliban.” ~ The Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan