Sneaky US Senate: Wants To Hire Criminals & Addicts To Defend Us



Ex- convicts and addicts may get DoD clearance

By Elana Schor and Roxana Tiron July 10, 2007

At the Pentagon’s request, Senate defense authorizers tucked deep within a defense bill a repeal of the department’s restriction on granting security clearances to ex-convicts, drug addicts […]

Pakistan – Transexual Couple Seek Justice


Bail for Pakistan ‘same-sex’ pair

Doctors say Raj is still a woman, despite sex change operations

Pakistan’s Supreme Court has ordered that a couple jailed for perjury in a row over the husband’s sex should be released on bail, their lawyers say. The […]

Pakistan Elections Cannot Be Ignored – Plutonium Watch

New Photos Show Secret Pakistan Plutonium Plant; Fear of More Weapons Being Made

ABC Blotter: Elizabeth Sprague Reports: June 21, 2007 10:51 AM

A satellite photograph obtained by ABC News reveals Pakistan is nearing completion of a third, previously unknown plutonium production reactor, suggesting Pakistan may be planning to expand its nuclear […]

Beware Christian Dominionists – God Tells Them To Kill

Beware the Dominionist “love bomb” By Kerry Tomasi Online Journal Contributing Writer

During a recent address to the Good Shepherd Baptists in Terre Haute Indiana, Col. J. Tyler Ryberg had this to say about our “war on terror”, and its current focal point, Iraq: ” . . . it’s an act […]

Casual Lawbreaking at the White House

By Dan Froomkin Special to

New evidence unearthed by House Democrats establishes that White House political adviser Karl Rove and many of his colleagues used Republican National Committee e-mail accounts for official business — even though White House policy is clear that doing so is a violation of the Presidential Records […]

What More Injustice Can We Do To Our Soldiers?

Wife of Missing Soldier Faces Deportation

AP Posted: 2007-06-21 03:18:53

BOSTON (June 21) – The wife of a U.S. soldier missing in Iraq could face deportation , her lawyer told a television station. Authorities became aware of Yaderlin Jimenez’s illegal status after her husband requested a green card for […]

Mentally Disabled? Skin A Little Dark? You’re Outta Here!

Re-Posted: Homeland Security Deports Terrorist? Oops! It’s a Mentally Disabled US Citizen!

Monday, June 18, 2007 FROM BLOG: All Spin Zone

The following blog post is from an independent writer not connected with Reuters News. The opinions and views expressed herein are those of the author […]

US Against The World – Opinion

Condition of Russian-US relations alarming – Lavrov

TASS News Agency 21.06.2007, 13.44

MOSCOW, June 21 (Itar-Tass) — The current state of Russian-US relations is alarming, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told an audience at the Carnegie Endowment Center in Moscow on Thursday.

“There has developed alarm in the world […]

Bi-Partisan Political Mischief – GOP Still Ahead

Watchdog group: Stop Congress’ family favors

Posted at 4:29 PM by Frank James, Chicago Tribune The SwampCitizens for Ethics and Responsibility in Washington, or CREW, has a new report called “Family Affair” which the watchdog group says is an examination of members of Congress and how they use their offices to their […]

Bush Screws His Private Armies, Too – PTSD or BTSD?

US contractors in Iraq suffering from psychological injuries repeatedly denied insurance claims 06/17/2007 @ 11:36 am Filed by RAW STORY

US contractors serving in Iraq and Afghanistan who have sustained psychological injuries such as post-traumatic stress disorder are often finding themselves “caught in a morass of red tape and rejected insurance claims” […]