Our Prison System Is A Beast

The United States is spending over $200 billion a year on a justice system that locks up more people than any country on earth. We have more prisoners than China. More than Russia. More than anyone. This colossal system is hitting our

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Northman on answering stupid neocon questions like "what would America's enemies like us to do in Iraq?" Stay, of course! BTC News - Heath care in Am

Crazy Fox Propaganda

(Guest blogged by Logan Murphy) Former Fox analyst and CIA Agent Larry Johnson, who we've covered here and here has put together a great round u

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The Osterley Times: Torture in Iraq is worse than under Saddam. But then, torture is now officially an American 'value'...according to the Good German

Open Thread

Mayor: So, this is the inner sanctum. Faith tells me this is where you folks like to hang out, concoct your little schemes. I tell you, it's just nice


Fun with the trade deficit From via Blogenlust Mark of the Beast News item: Trade deficit hits record $665.9B in 2004 Why the .9?   Bec