Only after the last tree has been cut down. Only after the last fish has been caught. Only after the last river has been poisoned. Only then will you realize that money cannot be eaten. Cree Nation Tribal Prophecy

  • “European markets have fallen after the European Central Bank president Mario Draghi said the bank would come up with ways to assist struggling eurozone countries ‘over the coming weeks’.”
  • “Political infighting over the ‘fiscal cliff’ threatens to wipe out the US’s fragile recovery with ‘very bad’ consequences for the rest of the world, a senior International Monetary Fund economist warned Thursday.” That would be the recovery of the 1%. The rest of us haven’t seen shit for recovery.
  • Truthout: Defense Companies Use Congress to Save Their Profits, No Matter What (Part One)
  • “The Colombian government says it will challenge a court decision which ruled against the military in a land dispute. The Constitutional Court ordered the Armed Forces to dismantle a training base built on land belonging to indigenous tribes in Guaviare province.”
  • Truthout: In War, the Truth Dies First: The Tremseh “Massacre” and Syria’s Fate
  • Cormorants: Underwater dive video shows the bird’s power

Occupy the RNC

Ann Romney’s horse fails to win dressage but avoids offending British (h/t msmolly)

The truth will set you free but first it will piss you off.