A renowned Canadian war artist is destroying five pieces of his own artwork — including one he shredded live on CBC’s Power & Politics — to protest the federal government's treatment of veterans and aboriginals, as well as for what he calls an "abuse" of parliamentary power. "And so there are four to go," an emotional Allan Harding MacKay told host Evan Solomon after ripping up a piece depicting a scene from Kandahar Air Field. MacKay plans to destroy four more pieces on Parliament Hill on Thursday and says he hopes his act will help more people "wake up" to how the government is doing business.
Today thousands of unemployed people and others came to D.C. to tell Congress and "K Street" that they need jobs not cuts; that we should tax the rich, and that unemployment benefits must be extended before they run out at the end of the year.
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I have just had my first laugh in day’s I truly needed that laugh Because I seem to be spending more time crying than laughing these days I cry for maimed and killed and orphaned children I cry for the mothers and fathers of those children I cry for the wolves in Alaska who palin seems determined to exterminate I cry for the falon dafa people of china who are being harvested for their organs I cry I cry There’s too damn many reasons to cry I am a man I am not afraid to cry But I will tell you one thing I wont cry about I wont cry when facing plastic bullets I wont cry when facing automatic weapons I wont cry when facing a tank Because than I will see those children’s faces Their parents faces Those wolf cubs faces as they are gassed in their den So So many faces I see them when I wake I see them in my dreams I will always see them
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HOUSTON (KTRK) -- An assistant district attorney is still on the job despite admitting she may have committed a crime.
Often times Michigan does not get the national attention it deserves, because their totalitarian Republican governor is not as flamboyant as the Koch suckers in charge of Ohio, and Fitzwalkerstan, formerly Wisconsin, but here’s some information about the harm that he and and the Republican party are imposing on the neediest Michiganders in order to increase corporate welfare. In the last few weeks of 2011, Michigan Gov.
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Montanans Launch Recall of Senators Who Approved NDAA Military Detention. Merry Christmas, US SenateUPDATE 12/26/2011: This is from a statement from Stewart Rhodes of Oathkeepers regarding Republican Denny Rehberg as a target of recall, who also voted for NDAA.
Right now Congress is considering two bills —the Protect IP Act, and the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA)—that would be laughable if they weren't in fact real.
Le fait de copier ou de redistribuer tout logiciel protégé par des droits d'auteur, que ce soit en les copiant, les téléchargeant, les partageant, les vendant, ou en installant plusieurs copies sur des ordinateurs personnels ou de travail, constitue un acte de piratage.
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Carl Franzen At this rate, the “Stop Online Piracy Act” isn’t going to be passed any time soon.
CIA defends helping spying on Muslims People pass below a New York Police security camera (upper left) situated above a mosque on Fulton St. in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant in New York City.