The Freedom Writers-Freedom Writers Foundation

http://www.freedomwritersfoundation.org/site/c.kqIXL2PFJtH/b.2286937/k.5487/About_Freedom_Writers.htm

just watched the movie. Truly inspirational doesn’t begin to do it justice…

http://www.truth-out.org/wisconsin-crowds-swell-30000-key-gop-legislators-waver67882

I’m inclined to agree with the caution suggested by yoboba (no relation, despite the ears). Reagan set the precedent for union busting, and if the same testosterone fuelled psychosis is still prevalent in the GOP psyche today, they could well TRY to use Wisconsin as a test bed for similar treatment. Whether they succeed will be down to just how much local support the public workers really have. From the authoritarians point of view; So what if it means shutting down the schools for 6 months while they recruit blackleg teachers to the cause. It would mean trouble free oppression of workers for a couple of decades. That’s got to be worth a few percent on the polls…

Why Isn’t Wall Street in Jail? | Rolling Stone Politics

http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/why-isnt-wall-street-in-jail-20110216?print=true

could it, perhaps, have anything to do with the fact that they OWN the jails and the system that puts people in there?

Bradley Manning Support Network & Archive & PayPal Backs Down, Reinstates Account for Supporters of Bradley Manning

http://www.bradleymanning.org/16196/paypal-backs-down-reinstates-account-for-supporters-of-bradley-manning/

score one for coordinated web activism…

http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=18150336

mindblowin…

Letters to a heretic: An email conversation with climate change sceptic Professor Freeman Dyson – Climate Change, Environment – The Independent

http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/climate-change/letters-to-a-heretic-an-email-conversation-with-climate-change-sceptic-professor-freeman-dyson-2224912.html

disappointing. I was expecting a more serious and enlightening challenge to the consensus from the likes of Dyson, but he just danced away from the nitty gritty…

Who is the Superpower, America or Israel? — Puppet Masters — Sott.net

http://www.sott.net/articles/show/224861-Who-is-the-Superpower-America-or-Israel-

neat summary of how the Jewish tail wags the American dog…