“Building What?” Round 2

December 5, 2010 DEAR FRIENDS, We are very pleased and excited to announce the launch of a new fundraising drive for the next round of BuildingWhat? TV ads. Before going into the details of Round 2, here is a brief recap of what has happened to bring us to this point: Thanks to the generosity of [...]

Is WikiLeaks Being Used to Justify “Patriot Act” Legislation For Internet?

PoorRichards Blog    Senator Mitch McConnell called Assange a “high-tech terrorist” on NBC’s Meet the PressSunday and said, “if it‘s found that Assange hasn’t violated the law, then the law should be changed.”   Over the weekend, aninsightful article by Zen Gardner exposed how WikiLeaks resembles an establishment creation. The article correctly pointed out that the WikiLeaks storyline was [...]

Informed or Ignorant, Facing The TSA Challenge

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Tension grows between Calif. Muslims, FBI after informant infiltrates mosque

Before the sun rose, the informant donned a white Islamic robe. A tiny camera was sewn into a button, and a microphone was buried in a device attached to his keys. “This is Farouk al-Aziz, code name Oracle,” he said into the keys as he sat in his parked car in this quiet community south [...]

NYPD hero Kevin Czartoryski, stricken by 9/11-related lung disease, dies at 46

Retired Detective Kevin Czartoryski, who helped improve relations between the NYPD and the gay community, died Sunday following a battle with lung disease. He was 46. Czartoryski, who retired in 2009 on a 9/11 medical disability, died at New York-Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell in Manhattan. No cause of death has been determined, but Czartoryski suffered [...]

Interchange – The Truth About 9/11: Graeme MacQueen and Laurie Manwell

WFHB.org Download Audio Graeme MacQueen and Laurie Manwell are prominent researchers in the national 9/11 Truth movement, seeking to educate the public regarding the facts of September 11, 2001 and calling for a new and independent investigation. Graeme MacQueen is founder of the Centre for Peace Studies at McMaster University and now a retired professor from [...]

FBI apparently set up US teen blamed for fake car bomb

Stephen Webster | Raw Story.com  Boy told undercover agents he could get a gun because he’s a “rapper”; authored article containing “jihad” workout tips An Somali-born, American teenager was apparently set up by federal law enforcement officials who posed as radical Islamic fighters and lured the young man into a plot he believed would lead him [...]

US diplomats wanted propaganda war against Osama ahead of 9/11

 The Economic Times.comSome two years before 9/11, American diplomats based in Pakistan wanted the US to step up propaganda war against al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden , a confidential US cable released by WikiLeaks has said. “We frequently hear reports that some in the lower middle and lower classes, both urban and rural, consider UBL (Usama [...]

Human Resources

Original interviews with Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn, Rebecca Lemov (“World as Laboratory”), Christopher Simpson (“The Science of Coercion”), George Ritzer (“The McDonaldization of Society”), Morris Berman (“The Reenchantment of the World”), John Taylor Gatto (“Dumbing us Down”), Alfie Kohn (“What does it mean to be well educated?”) and others. Some of the images contained in [...]

Oregon Senator Wyden effectively kills Internet censorship bill

Stephen WEbster | Raw Story.com  It’s too early to say for sure, but Oregon Senator Ron Wyden could very well go down in the history books as the man who saved the Internet. A bill that critics say would have given the government power to censor the Internet will not pass this year thanks to the [...]

Think tank: 92% of Afghans never heard of 9/11

Daniel Tencer | Raw Story.com Fewer than one in 10 Afghans are aware of the 9/11 attacks and their precipitation of the war in Afghanistan, says a study from an international think tank. A report (PDF) from the International Council on Security and Development (ICOS) shows that 92 percent of those surveyed had never heard of the coordinated [...]

FOIA NIST Cumulus: 9/11 Ground Zero after Midnight…and Molten Metal?

A sad scene from what appears to be the night of 9/11 as rescue workers work tirelessly looking for survivors and their fellow firefighters who were in the buildings during their destruction. At the 6:58 mark there seems to be a very bright glow. It appears to be molten metal in the mid-ground of the [...]

9/11 rescue workers have until Monday to accept $800 million settlement

Raw Story.com  Thousands of rescue workers sickened after the September 11 attacks in New York have until the end of Monday to accept a settlement that could near 800 million dollars. A settlement on Friday saw a subgroup of workers compensated 28 million dollars for exposure to debris removed and transferred from Ground Zero to [...]