North America

Pakistan Floods And A Failed Policy

August 23, 2010

Ban Ki Moon, Secretary General of the United Nations, says of the flooding in Pakistan "The world has never seen such a disaster. It's much beyond anybody's imagination." At least 20 million people have lost their homes, more than 1600 have died, and disease and hunger will claim many, many more lives before all this…

Pakistan Floods And A Failed Policy

August 23, 2010

Ban Ki Moon, Secretary General of the United Nations, says of the flooding in Pakistan "The world has never seen such a disaster. It's much beyond anybody's imagination." At least 20 million people have lost their homes, more than 1600 have died, and disease and hunger will claim many, many more lives before all this…

"BEWARE OF COMING POLICE STATE"

August 22, 2010
TRNN Replay: "BEWARE OF COMING POLICE STATE" Pt.2 Clayton Ruby: No effective way to enforce charter of rights

Mass Protests in North America

August 22, 2010
TRNN Replay: "BEWARE OF COMING POLICE STATE" Pt.2 Clayton Ruby: No effective way to enforce charter of rights

OMAR KHADR’S TRIAL POSTPONED, LAWYER LEAVES GITMO

August 20, 2010

Carol Rosenberg: Khadr confession ruled admissible by military judge

"Martial Law" G-20 Charge Disappears

August 15, 2010

Howard Morton: It appears government doesn’t want to test Public Works Protection Act in court

"GO WHERE THE MONEY IS"

August 12, 2010

Paul Jay: Harper wants to cut the deficit. How about Bob Blair’s plan for a wealth tax?

GIANT ICE BLOCK BAFFLES SCIENTISTS

August 11, 2010

The chunk of ice that broke off the glacier on Thursday is headed for the Nares Strait, the shipping waterway between Greenland and Canada. It is the biggest event in the Arctic in nearly half a century. Scientists are scrambling to understand the implications of a giant piece of ice breaking off a glacier bordering…

ARIZONA: STATE OF FEAR Pt. 2

August 10, 2010

Violent crime in Arizona is down significantly, so why are Arizona politicians falling over themselves to hype up their state’s immigrant-fueled crime wave? Because it gets them elected says Alejandro Ch�vez, campaign manager and grandson of C�sar Ch�vez. The campaigns have even gone to lying about statistics and proposals of a series of anti-immigrant laws.…

A “Stinker” Of A Jobs Report And Harper Says It’s Time To Focus On The Deficit

August 9, 2010

"It's a stinker," says Bill Gross about the latest report on Canadian unemployment.  As manager of the world's largest mutual fund (based in California), I guess Gross knows a thing or two about money. As reported in Bloomberg, Gross also said commodity-based economies like Canada's aren't doing as well as expected. The median forecast of…