Monthly Archives: August 2010

Michael Parenti: Lies, War, and Empire (2007; must-see) (repost) (via Dandelion Salad)

In case you missed this one, here it is again. Dandelion Salad By Dr. Michael Parenti ICH Nov. 8, 2009 Parenti speaks about lies, dissent, and how we arrive at the truth of our situation and still retain our sanity. … Continue reading

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Jeremy Scahill on The Iraq War, Blackwater and WikiLeaks (via Dandelion Salad)

http://dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/ [Note: Jeremy Scahill starts at 9 minutes into the video.] C-SPAN Campus Progress Aug. 13, 2010 Jeremy Scahill talked about the war in Iraq, Blackwater, and WikiLeaks. Transcript and video: Iraq War, Blackwater, and WikiLeaks – C-SPAN Video Library *** … Continue reading

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Iraq: NATO Assists In Building New Middle East Proxy Army by Rick Rozoff (via Dandelion Salad)

by Rick Rozoff Featured Writer Dandelion Salad Stop NATO Stop NATO-Opposition to global militarism Aug. 14, 2010 A North Atlantic Treaty Organization website recently posted an article by the commander of the NATO Training Mission – Iraq, American Lieutenant General Michael … Continue reading

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Of Big Banks and ShoreBank by Ralph Nader (via Dandelion Salad)

http://dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/ by Ralph Nader The Nader Page August 13, 2010 The Obama Administration’s treatment of its current majority ownership of bailed out General Motors and its standoffishness toward the pioneering but troubled ShoreBank, a community bank based in Chicago, are … Continue reading

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Colombia and Venezuela make peace (via Dandelion Salad)

http://dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/ http://www.therealnews.com August 14, 2010 Forrest Hylton: Is Colombia's new leader stepping back from U.S. plan to isolate Chavez? Forrest Hylton teaches history and politics at the Universidad de los Andes (Bogota). He is the author of Evil Hour in … Continue reading

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Peggy Noonan Seemingly Forgets About Her Role in the Reagan Administration by Sean Fenley (via Dandelion Salad)

by Sean Fenley Featured Writer Dandelion Salad The Anything and Everything Aug 14, 2010 Where was Peggy Noonan in the 1980s? Because that’s what I was left wondering after reading her recent column in the Murdoch penny dreadful, the Wall Street Journal. … Continue reading

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From Marx to Goldman Sachs: The Fictions of Fictitious Capital by Michael Hudson (via Dandelion Salad)

http://dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/ by Michael Hudson michael-hudson.com July 30, 2010 As published in Critique, based on a presentation given at the China Academy of Sciences, School of Marxist Studies in Beijing in November 2009, and at the Left Forum in New York City, … Continue reading

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