"Am I therefore become your enemy,because I TELL YOU THE TRUTH...?"
(Galatians 4:16)

Saturday, July 11, 2009

Gore boasts:"Global governance" coming with carbon tax:Tells conference U.S. responding to warming threat with 'cap-and-trade'

Former Vice President Al Gore, whose "An Inconvenient Truth" video epistle on the claims of global warming has not weathered recent scientific research, now has promised at a conference in the United Kingdom that the impending virtual energy tax under the U.S. "cap-and-trade" legislation will bring about "global governance"...

Joe Biden update:No "private meetings",just meetings closed to the press...

Possibly a very important policy change quietly emerged in the daily schedule of Vice President Joe Biden today....

RUMOURS of WARS:"China-Indian conflict simmering on low boil:Troops, equipment being staged, airfields planned"

With the two most populous nations of the world sparring for influence in South Asia, the effect of China's recently renewed efforts to contain India is simmering at a low boil, and an eruption could have worldwide implications, according to a report in Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin.
China has renewed its claim over a swath of land called Arunachal Pradesh in China's southern Tibet region, prompting India to move troops and deploy its SU-30 fighter aircraft to the disputed border...

China-Indian conflict simmering on low boil:Troops,equipment being staged, airfields planned

With the two most populous nations of the world sparring for influence in South Asia, the effect of China's recently renewed efforts to contain India is simmering at a low boil, and an eruption could have worldwide implications, according to a report in Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin.
China has renewed its claim over a swath of land called Arunachal Pradesh in China's southern Tibet region, prompting India to move troops and deploy its SU-30 fighter aircraft to the disputed border...

China launches new attack on U$S...

The discussion, which took place between the leaders of five emerging economies and the G8 industrialised nations, including Barack Obama, caused concern among western leaders."We should have a better system for reserve currency issuance and regulation, so that we can maintain relative stability of major reserve currencies exchange rates and promote a diversified and rational international reserve currency system,” said Mr Dai, according to the Chinese foreign ministry...

San Francisco town may install license plate cameras...

Welcome to Tiburon.Your presence has been noted.The posh and picturesque town that juts into San Francisco Bay is poised to do something unprecedented: use cameras to record the license plate number of every vehicle that crosses city limits....

BIG BROTHER WATCH:Chips in official IDs raise privacy fears

Embedding identity documents—passports, drivers licenses, and the like—with RFID chips is a no-brainer to government officials. Increasingly, they are promoting it as a 21st century application of technology that will help speed border crossings,safeguard credentials against counterfeiters, and keep terrorists from sneaking into the country.But Paget's February experiment demonstrated something privacy advocateshad feared for years: That RFID, coupled with other technologies, could make people trackable without their knowledge or consent....

ONE WORLD CURRENCY WATCH:"United Future World Currency":Medvedev sees single currency dream in G8 coin gift...

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev holds up an 'worldwide coin' as he discusses the concept of an international currency during the Group of Eight (G8) summit in L'Aquila, central Italy.(Source AFP)

Friday, July 10, 2009

Full CIA investigation called for on Capitol Hill

The chairwoman of a House Intelligence panel says it's imperative that lawmakers launch an immediate investigation on the CIA's admission that it misled Congress multiple times over the last eight years.
Democratic Rep. Jan Schakowsky (Shuh-COW'-ski) of Illinois said the CIA systematic lied to Congress, and called that inexcusable in a letter obtained by The Associated Press Friday.

Rights activist held in 'gulag':Burma junta's treatment of activist investigated

LONDON – MI6, the Secret Intelligence Service, has discovered how the world's most famous peace activist, Burma's Aung San Suu Kyi, is being held in "gulag-like conditions" while she is on trial for allegedly breaching her house arrest conditions, according to a report in Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin.

POLICE STATE USA WATCH:"NAACP to governor:"Declare martial law....It's Time for Some real Action...."

An NAACP official has demanded the governor of Pennsylvania call out the National Guard, suspend civil liberties and impose martial law to deal with a recent wave of shootings....

Obama Wraps G-8 Summit, Meets With Pope

Warrantless Wiretapping Yielded 'Limited' Results, Report Says

Despite fierce controversy within the Bush administration over the legality of its warrantless wiretapping program, intelligence agencies found the program yielded "limited" results, according to a new report.
The inspectors general for several intelligence branches have handed a report to Congress describing in detail the debate within the Bush administration over its terrorist surveillance program, as well as its aftermath....

Clinton,Nursing Injured Elbow,Hails Policy Progress at 6 month mark...

The broken elbow that has kept Secretary of State Hillary Clinton off the world stage for several weeks did not prevent her from addressing her department employees and interns Friday, as she began to mark her first six months on the job.
Clinton has not been accompanying the president on trips out of the country nearly as much as her predecessors did. When President Obama returns this weekend from his current trip to Russia, Italy and Ghana, he will have visited a total of nine countries without his secretary of state in their less than six months in office....

Pope to Obama:"Join My Booklist"....

VATICAN CITY-- President Obama sat down with Pope Benedict XVI at the Vatican on Friday for frank but constructive talks between two men who agree on helping the poor but disagree on abortion and stem cell research.
"It's a great honor," Obama said as he greeted the pope, thanking him for this first meeting, which lasted 30 minutes. They sat down at the pontiff's desk and exchanged pleasantries before reporters and photographers were ushered out of the ornate room...

--Pope gives Obama booklet on bioethics...
--Obama tells Benedict he wants to reduce abortions in U.S....
--WHITE HOUSE NOTEBOOK: Obama staffers meet pope

Obama's birth letter:Is this thing for real...?;See what hospital posted on website for 6 months,

In the ongoing quest to determine the exact birthplace of Barack Obama, the president's alleged personal effort to put the matter to rest is raising some interesting new questions.

How Obama's stimulus violates your constitutional rights:Lawsuit challenges government 'guidance' to doctors

A nurse has filed a lawsuit against the medical records provisions of President Obama's stimulus bill alleging it not only gives government officials access to personal health records, it would open the door for bureaucrats to make health care decisions....

Obama Praises G-8 Consensus on Condemning Iran's Postelection Violence

President Obama on Friday rejected news reports that claimed he was disappointed about the international community not imposing further sanctions on Iran.
Speaking as the G-8 summit concluded in Italy, Obama stressed that he and others were not looking for their summit partners to embrace sanctions at this week's meeting. Instead, he said that "what we wanted was exactly what we got" -- a statement of condemnation about Iran's actions in the wake of its disputed presidential election.

‘Secular Guy’: "O’Reilly Says Obama Brings New Non-Religious Era to US"

Clinton Left Behind on Presidential Foreign Travel

When the president travels out of country, his secretary of state customarily follows.
Not so with Hillary Clinton.
More and more, President Obama is ditching his top diplomat when he travels abroad. By the time Obama returns from Ghana on Sunday, the last stop on his latest three-country tour, he will have visited nine countries without Clinton....

Obama,Pope to hold "Frank Vatican Discussions"...

VATICAN CITY -- The White House says it expects "frank" but constructive talks in President Barack Obama's meeting Friday with Pope Benedict XVI -- two men who share similar views on helping the poor and pushing for Middle East peace but disagree on abortion and stem cell research....

Miss Obama's peacenik T-shirt sends message to G8 leaders...

Just 48 hours after the U.S. President signed agreements with Russian president Dmitry Medvedev to reduce weapon stores, 11-year-old Malia Obama was spotted wearing not one, but two T-shirts with an anti-nuclear message.

RECESSION WEAR WATCH:Michelle Obama carries $6,000 purse in Russia...

Italian luxury goods manufacturer VBH boasted yesterday that First Lady Michelle Obama had toted their $5,950 alligator manila clutch earlier this week while on a trip to Russia....

Obama's Popularity Plummets in Ohio as Residents Express Impatience

Patience may be wearing thin for President Obama's economic initiatives to produce results -- at least in Ohio -- as a new poll shows the president's popularity plunging in that critical swing state.The president's approval ratings from Ohio voters dropped from 62 percent in May to 49 percent this month in a new Quinnipiac University poll, making it the first state in which Obama's job approval has dipped below 50 percent...

OBAMA'S EYES....

--Indiscreto di Obama...
Does Video Reveal if Obama & Sarkozy Were Really Ogling Girl at G8?

Wednesday, July 8, 2009

KNOWLEDGE SHALL INCREASE:Scientis Create Human Sperm from Stem Cells....

British scientists have created human sperm using stem cells in a medical first that could revolutionise fertility treatment, they claim. Researchers at the pioneering Northeast England Stem Cell Institute say they have made the breakthrough using stem cells from an embryo.They claim that with some minor changes the sperm could theoretically fertilise an egg to create a child...

PESTILENCE WATCH:"Two Canada hog workers hit by new flu;Virus not connected to H1N1 outbreak..."

Two farm workers in Western Canada have become infected with a new flu virus, health officials said on Tuesday, stressing the strain was not related to the H1N1 pandemic.The two workers, both employees at a hog barn operation in the province of Saskatchewan, have fully recovered. A third case is under investigation.The new virus contains genes from a seasonal human H1N1 flu strain and a flu virus common in the swine population called triple reassortant H3N2, said Dr. Greg Douglas, Saskatchewan's chief veterinary officer.

California Budget Battle devolves into Food Fight...

Seven days after the new fiscal year began, the state of California still appears to be far from a budget solution. Disabled protesters, angry over cuts to vital services, were arrested outside the Capitol on Tuesday; inside, lawmakers bickered about fruits and juices.A war of words developed between Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and lawmakers over the fruit-related focus of three new bills...

DOMINATE:"Google Plots Death Blow to Microsoft...!!"

Google Inc., owner of the most- visited Internet search engine, is developing a computer operating system based on its Chrome Web browser, taking aim at Microsoft Corp. in its strongest market...

Popular Children's Web Site Under Attack by Identity Thieves

The popular Web site Neopets has a reputation for being kid-friendly and kid-safe. Owned by the media giant Viacom, Neopets lets its members — roughly 25 million people — "adopt" cyber pets and earn points by playing games to purchase items for them.But Neopets has been hit by Internet pirates...

Treasury Dept,Secret Service hit by cyber attack;North Korea suspected...

The powerful attack that overwhelmed computers at U.S. and South Korean government agencies for days was even broader than realized, also targeting the White House, the Pentagon and the New York Stock Exchange.An early analysis of the malicious software used in the attack found its targets also included the National Security Agency, Homeland Security Department, State Department, the Nasdaq stock market and The Washington Post...
--North Korea May Be Behind Wave of Cyberattacks
--How a Brute-Force Cyber Attack Works
--North Korea 'Launches Massive Cyber Attack On Seoul'
--International Cyber Criminals Targeting London Olympics
PICTURE LEFT:An official gives a briefing about cyber attacks at the National Police Agency in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, July 8, 2009. South Korean intelligence officials believe North Korea or pro-Pyongyang forces in South Korea committed cyber attacks that paralyzed major South Korean and U.S. Web sites, a lawmaker's aide said Wednesday.(AP Photo/Yonhap, Hwang Kwang-mo)

Greek anarchists clash with police

NWO WATCH:"Pope Calls for New World Financial Order"

VATICAN CITY-Pope Benedict XVI called Tuesday for a new world financial order guided by ethics, dignity and the search for the common good in the third encyclical of his pontificate....

China unrest resumes...


Riots Force Chinese President to Leave G-8

China's president cut short a G8 summit trip to rush home Wednesday after ethnic tensions soared in Xinjiang territory, and the government flooded the area with security forces in the wake of a massive riot that left 156 dead...

"600 to 800 Killed in Xinjiang clash":World Uyghur Congress

The World Uyghur Congress, an international organization of exiled Uyghur groups, said Wednesday that 600 to 800 people were killed in riots that broke out Sunday in the capital of China's restive Xinjiang region, according to German media...

Eyewitness:"Tensions high on the streets of Urumqi"

The phrase "harmonious coexistence" is a favourite of China's ruling Communist Party when it comes to describing inter-ethnic relations. But in the Muslim-majority province of Xinjiang the brittle façade of unity cracked for all the world to see.
Two days after 156 people were killed in a vicious outbreak of ethnic mob violence, the streets of the ancient Silk Road city of Urumqi hung thick with tear gas and poisonous rumours as two rival communities called openly for each other's blood.....

PICTURE LEFT:A large group of Han Chinese walk up a street carry sticks and shovels on the streets in Urumqi in China's far west Xinjiang province Photo: AFP/GETTY

Troops pour into city in China's restive west

Chinese security forces gather in a square in Urumqi, western China's Xinjiang province, Wednesday, July 8, 2009. China's president cut short a G8 summit trip to rush home Wednesday after ethnic tensions soared in Xinjiang territory, and the government flooded the area with security forces in a bid to quell emotions in the wake of a massive riot that left at least 156 dead.(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
Graphic: Han Chinese Mob Beats and Kicks Uighur Man

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

China joins Iran in Blocking Social Media During Protest Crackdowns

More as we have it, but TechCrunch is reporting on an apparent Chinese crackdown on Twitter and Facebook access, plus search censorship, seemingly in response to the riots of ethnic Uighurs over the weekend. That China has no qualms about attempting to limit access and censor the internet is well known; witness the recent uproar over the planned “Green Dam”, currently on hold...

Shreveport Citizens Disarmed By Police For 2nd Amendment Bumper Stickers...

Welcome to Shreveport: Your rights are now suspended.According to Cedric Glover(picture left), mayor of Shreveport, Louisiana, his cops “have a power that [. . .] the President of these Unites States does not have”: His cops can take away your rights.And would you like to guess which rights he has in mind....?Just ask Shreveport resident Robert Baillio, who got pulled over for having two pro-gun bumper stickers on the back of his truck — and had his gun confiscated...

Michelle Obama's UC Merced visit cost school $1M...

The final price of the University of California, Merced's commencement ceremony featuring first lady Michelle Obama was more than $1 million — surpassing the original estimate tenfold...

ENVIRO CRAZE WATCH:Al Gore invokes spirit of Churchill in battle against climate change;likens fight to "battle with Nazis"...

Al Gore invoked the spirit of Winston Churchill today by encouraging political leaders to follow the example of Britain’s wartime leader and unite their nations to fight climate change.
The former US vice-president accused politicians around the world of exploiting ignorance about the dangers of global warming. He said lack of awareness among voters allowed governments to avoid taking difficult decisions....

Senate Update on Audit the Fed legislation

Earlier today, the first shot in our battle to pass Audit the Fed through the U.S. Senate was fired on the Senate floor by Senator Jim DeMint of South Carolina.Senator DeMint, who has a well-deserved reputation for taking the battle to the other side in the Senate, once again proved why he is such a valuable ally in our fight to bring transparency and accountability to the Federal Reserve...

"Global Warming" fight to target rich,each person's emissions.....

To fairly divide the climate change fight between rich and poor, a new study suggests basing targets for emission cuts on the number of wealthy people, who are also the biggest greenhouse gas emitters, in a country....

Germany's biggest bank admits spying on staff...

Germany's biggest bank, Deutsche Bank,admitted Monday it had spied on a former member of its supervisory board, suspected of disclosing 2001 third quarter results before their official publication.

Obama Modifies Biden’s ‘We Misread How Bad the Economy Was’ Remark

Obama and networks:a symbiotic relationship

Even President Barack Obama, a gleam in his eye as he talked at the Radio and Television Correspondents' Association dinner two weeks ago, seemed to recognize the special relationship he's forged with TV networks in the opening months of his administration.
"A few nights ago I was up tossing and turning and trying to figure out exactly what to say," he said. "Finally, when I couldn't get back to sleep, I rolled over and asked Brian Williams what he thought."

McNamara,Architect of Vietnam War,Dies at 93...

Robert S. McNamara, 93, the former secretary of defense whose record as a leading executive of industry and chieftain of foreign financial aid was all but erased from public memory by his reputation as the primary architect of U.S. involvement in the war in Vietnam, died yesterday at his home in Washington. The family said he suffered a fall three years ago but did not provide a specific cause of death....

Senate Blocks Bill To Audit The Fed As Government Prepares For Second Round Of Looting

A Senate amendment based on Congressman Ron Paul’s successful House bill to audit the Federal Reserve was blocked by the Senate yesterday evening on procedural grounds, as Jim DeMint slammed the Fed for refusing to disclose where trillions in bailout funds had gone, while a top Obama administration advisor called for a second “stimulus” package to be prepared....

USA lurching towards "debt explosion" with long-term interest rates on course to double

In a 2003 paper, Thomas Laubach, the US Federal Reserve’s senior economist, calculated the impact on long-term interest rates of rising fiscal deficits and soaring national debt. Applying his assumptions to the recent spike in the US fiscal deficit and national debt, long-term interests rates will double from their current 3.5pc....

European Central Banksters seek World Currency,Total Control

On June 23, 2009, Lorenzo Bini Smaghi of the European Central Bank, gave a speech at the Aspen Institute Italia called "The world after the crisis: Designing the future. A monetary order for the XXI century.""(…) We have been searching for a new monetary order since the fall of the Bretton Woods agreement, in the summer of 1971, and even that order was not so orderly, after all."....

World stocks fall as oil drops to $64...

World stock markets and oil prices fell Monday amid concerns that any recovery in the global economy will be a long, hard slog despite some encouraging U.S. economic data.In Europe, the FTSE 100 index of leading British shares closed down 41.37 points, or 1 percent, at 4,194.91, while Germany's DAX declined 56.39 points, or 1.2 percent, to 4,651.82. The CAC-40 in France was 37.35 points, or 1.2 percent, lower at 3,082.16....

California's Nightmare Will Kill Obamanomics...

Last week, we discovered that the state of California will gladly pay you Tuesday for a hamburger today.With California mired in a budget crisis, largely the result of a political impasse that makes spending cuts and tax increases impossible, Controller John Chiang said the state planned to issue $3.3 billion in IOU’s in July alone.Instead of cash, those who do business with California will get slips of paper....

Obama Lauds Putin's "Extraordinary Work....."

U.S. President Barack Obama lauded Prime Minister Vladimir Putin for his service to Russia, continuing a three-day push to overcome the animosities of the George W. Bush era.“I am aware of not only the extraordinary work you have done on behalf of the Russian people in your previous role as prime minister -- as president -- but in your current role as prime minister,” Obama told Putin after more than an hour of talks at the premier’s residence near Moscow...

OBAMA IN RUSSIA:"Cold War ended in peace...."

The following are videos from RUSSIA TODAY,covering the Obama visit to Russia.....: