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

  • “The US government has said it has made a profit of $15.1bn (£9.4bn) so far on its bailout of insurer AIG, after selling stock in the firm this week.”
  • TRNN: Tens of Thousands Rally to Support Striking Chicago Teachers. Historic Chicago teachers strike enters second day
  • “US tax authorities have awarded $104m (£65m) to an ex-banker who supplied details about overseas tax cheats.”
  • Glenzilla: Another Guantánamo prisoner death highlights Democrats’ hypocrisy
  • Truthout: Voter Suppression: The Unraveling of American Democracy
  • Democracy Now!: Chris Hedges on 9/11, Touring U.S. Economic Disaster Zones in “Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt”
  • Democracy Now!: Chris Hedges: Dems Owe Chicago Public Teachers Support for “Most Important Labor Action in Decades”
  • GlobalPost: America the Gutted: What happens when the middle class disappears? (VIDEO)
  • “Archaeologists hunting for the remains of King Richard III may have made a crucial breakthrough – after finding human remains in the ruins of a medieval friary underneath a modern-day car park.”

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