Archive for December, 2014

Blacks etc. versus the Police – Dec. 31st, 2014

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

Six items in total…

Attacks on police “flare up” across the U.S.

Revolutionary Communist Party” providing signs for anti-police demonstrations

Brandeis student says “Amerikkka needs an intifada. Enough is enough….”

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Perils of Diversity – December 31st, 2014

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

Canada – six items in total…

Ajax: Boy kicked “repeatedly” in face during violent Ajax mugging

Toronto: Young Black teen – 14 – arrested in violent purse-snatchings involving firearm (an earlier story identified two suspects as “black” but seems to have been taken down…)

Durham Region: Conference on “South Asian” family violence

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Britain – December 31st, 2014

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

Interest on U.K. debt to reach one billion pounds a week?

Royal Guards removed from posts outside palaces amid fears of a “lone wolf” terror attack

Is Prince Charles a Muslim? Some serious questions…

Britain faces public spending cuts on a “colossal scale” after the next general election

Was Tony Benn a KGB spy? “No, he was far too dangerous for us” says ex-KGB chief

Obama & America’s Decline – Dec. 30th, 2014

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Six items in total…

From Lenin to Obama: “Obama is acting in a predictable ethical and moral fashion, consistent with Marxist dialectical materialism”

Only a tiny fraction of “surge” border-jumpers have been deported

The traditional means for citizens to seek the redress of grievances “have now been blocked by a self-absorbed permanent political elite unaccountable to the American people”

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Muslims and the West – December 30th, 2014

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Seven items in total…

Australia: New immigration bill reflects “global trend” of treating immigration as a security problem

Denmark: Somali Muslims ambush young couple with broken bottles and iron chains on Christmas Eve

Fethullah Gülen (founder of “Turkish schools” in the U.S.) has called for “violent action against non-Muslims” in the past

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Palestine Chronicle – annual appeal for funds

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

This Washington-State-based non-profit organization is a valuable source of information on matters pertaining to the Middle East, and in particular, to Israeli mistreatment, abuse, and outright murder of Palestinian civilians, particularly in Gaza.

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I strongly urge visitors to my site to make a donation, and to sign up to receive the Palestine Chronicle’s excellent email digests.

Jeff Goodall.

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Police Killings, Violence, Intimidation – Dec. 28th, 2014

Monday, December 29th, 2014

OPP: 48-year-old-grandmother karate-kicked, sucker-punched and left with “catastrophic injuries”

Peel Region: Judge rules police coerced, intimidated and threatened witnesses in murder case – here and here

QPP: Crown didn’t know why Quebec cop speeding but said he was justified anyway – here and here

Sudbury: Police video shows prisoner’s head being smashed into window at headquarters

RCMP: Law to provide more civilian oversight comes into effect

Blacks etc. versus the Police – Dec. 28th, 2014

Sunday, December 28th, 2014

Seven items in total…

NYPD find arsenal of weapons and bulletproof vests after hearing talk about “killing cops”

NYPD cops paying respects at slain officers’ memorial heckled by protesters

De Blasio and Eric Holder blamed for cop killings in New York

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“Nature / Environment / Critters” Dec. 27th, 2014

Saturday, December 27th, 2014

North America: Tsunami debris includes invasive Asian organisms that threaten local species

Japan: Fukushima far from over – leaking water tanks and rainwater run-off continue to contaminate oceans

Tanzania: Police arrest ivory smugglers on Interpol warrants for “environmental crimes”

Canada: Woman jailed for causing two human fatalities by stopping on highway to save ducklings

U.S: New law gives chickens bigger cages

Obama & America’s Decline – Dec. 25th, 2014

Thursday, December 25th, 2014

District court declares Obama immigration action “unconstitutional

Obama downplays his executive actions by issuing his directives as “memoranda” rather than executive orders

Restoration of ties with Cuba a “communist bailout”?

Oil prices plummet, is stock market crash on the way?

President and Congress are heedless to the limits of their power”