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Past Wars on Indians Aren't Even Past

Past Wars on Indians Aren't Even Past Fri, 09 Aug, 2013

Hammer in hand, one sees nails everywhere. Successful unpunished genocide at home in hand, the Pentagon sees Indian Country on six continents.  But don't imagine the U.S. military is finished with the original Indian Country yet, including Native American reservations and territories, and including the places where the rest of us now live.

The Missiles That Brought Down TWA Flight 800 Wed, 07 Aug, 2013

If the U.S. public began to raise a fuss about U.S. missile strikes that blow up large numbers of civilians at wedding parties abroad, it's not beyond the realm of the imaginable that the U.S. government would begin blaming the explosions on faulty candles in the wedding cakes.

Now Two States Pursue Truly Affordable Education Tue, 06 Aug, 2013

Maryland may soon join Oregon in exploring solutions to the crisis of student debt and unaffordable education.

Harry Truman and Memory of Mass Murder Fri, 09 Aug, 2013

Harry Truman spoke in the U.S. Senate on June 23, 1941: "If we see that Germany is winning," he said, "we ought to help Russia, and if Russia is winning we ought to help Germany, and that way let them kill as many as possible."

The Secret Court: Is it Constitutional? Thu, 08 Aug, 2013

Americans are just beginning to discover that a secret court has been quietly erasing their constitutional right to be free from unreasonable searches and seizures. They are also learning that this court is made up primarily of conservative  activists from the Republican Party who have no respect for the original intent of the Constitution’s framers.

Army Teaches Wrong Lesson in Nation's High Schools Thu, 08 Aug, 2013

This summer the world will pause to commemorate the 68th anniversary of the dropping of the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.  Most Americans are still supportive of Truman's decision despite overwhelming historical evidence the bomb had "nothing to do with the end of the war," in the words of Major General Curtis E. LeMay.
Limited Time Only: Get a Free Hoverboard Bonus Pack on Amazon

Limited Time Only: Get a Free Hoverboard Bonus Pack on Amazon Fri, 25 Jan, 2013

As we recently blogged, you can now get Second Life for Mac and PC on Amazon. We’re also offeringseveral bundled packages for sale that combine L$ to get started shopping and vehicles to enjoy inworld. 

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