Israeli Election Update: Too Close To Call

By: Tuesday March 17, 2015 5:15 pm

If the exit polling holds true to the actual ballots cast, it’s too close to call… Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud tied with the opposition center-left Zionist Union led by Isaac Herzog in Tuesday’s Israeli parliamentary elections, with a slight advantage for the former, exit polls showed. The Zionist Union and the Likud are [...]

We’re Screwed: Col. Wilkerson On The Failings Of US Foreign Policy

By: Monday March 16, 2015 7:00 pm

In a sweeping interview with MintPress News, Col. Lawrence Wilkerson explains why the U.S. needs to make resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict a bigger priority and how partnering with Iran could be the key to achieving greater regional stability. By Sean Nevins BEIRUT — One of the most important elections related to U.S. foreign policy is [...]

Late Night FDL: I Feel Free

By: Sunday March 15, 2015 8:00 pm

The Cream – I Feel Free

Eric Clapton will be celebrating his 70th Bday in a familiar haunt…

The Big Isle Greets The TPP Negotiators

By: Sunday March 15, 2015 5:00 pm

For the past week, the Big Isle has been the host for the latest round of the TPP Trade Negotiations. Many local grassroots activists and Union members have been busy sponsoring and supporting gatherings and lectures, island-wide, on the evils that lurk within the TPP! In Hilo, on Wednesday… In Kailua-Kona on Thursday… Here’s the [...]

Late Night FDL: Psycho

By: Saturday March 14, 2015 8:00 pm

Muse – Psycho

Muse has a new album coming out soon, Drones…

As Cyclone Pam Devastates Vanuatu, Climate Experts Sound Alarm

By: Saturday March 14, 2015 6:30 pm

Disaster ‘driving painfully home the rising risks from extreme weather and climate change,’ UN conference warns by Nadia Prupis As Cyclone Pam devastated the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, where resources are already strained under the effects of climate change, United Nations officials and the country’s president on Saturday called for immediate action to [...]

CISA Isn’t About Cybersecurity, It’s About Surveillance

By: Friday March 13, 2015 6:00 pm

Part 2: Bruce Schneier on the Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World Yesterday, in secret session, the Senate intelligence committee advanced the CISA bill… Bipartisan group of senators vote 14 to 1 on Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act as lone dissenter calls measure ‘a surveillance bill by another name’ The Senate intelligence [...]

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