6 November 2010
Alternate Focus:"How Israel Influences the United States"
Retired CIA analysts Bill and Kathleen Christison talk about Israel's influence on the United States.This conversation was filmed at St. Mark's Cathedral in Seattle, Washington, during a February 2010 conference. (I believe he's referring to the Citizens United decision at around 25:00 minutes in.)
James K. Galbraith, "Obama’s Problem Simply Defined: It Was the Banks"
Two from that Rob Payne feller:
"Raining in Iraq" and
"If only Al Gore"
BBC: "China, Germany attack US stimulus"
Germany's finance minister calls the US stimulus programme "clueless", while China warns of its "negative impact".
And, from Phronesisaical: "Does. Not. Compute." (I'm not clear on Cheryl Rofer's view of the alleged bomb plot, although you don't have to definitively believe or disbelieve the government's version to have questions regarding the details.)
Johann Hari: Not his finest hour: The dark side of Winston Churchill
from Consumertrap.com: "Does the USA Really Have Public Broadcasting?"