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Dr. Cornel West At Occupy Wall Street Protest “The elite will tremble in their boots.” 0

Dr. Cornel West At Occupy Wall Street Protest “The elite will tremble in their boots.”

Dr. Cornel West, Princeton University professor and activist, showed up at the Occupy Wall Street protest and spoke to the crowd joining the likes of Immortal Technique and Michael Moore among others. He makes the point here that unity is key. “When you bring folks together, all colors, all cultures, all genders, all sexual orientations, the elite will tremble in their boots.” True indeed as long as those people persevere and stay united. Time will slowly wear on supporters and with these protests largely going ignored by those elite it will take more of it to get their serious attention....

TV’s Judge Mathis Weighs in on the execution of Troy Davis 0

TV’s Judge Mathis Weighs in on the execution of Troy Davis

The world watched as the United States of America, land of the free, home of the brave, murdered a man against the very principles it tries to spread militarily to other nations. All while President Obama kept silent, who even though he had no jurisdiction in the case allowed what might not be appropriate be more important than wrongful execution of man. The amount of doubt in the Troy Davis case was more than enough to warrant a stay of execution and grant a new trial. “Georgia has blood on its hands” ‚ÄúDating back to his time in the Illinois...

Too Much Doubt Over Troy Davis Yet Clemency Denied 0

Too Much Doubt Over Troy Davis Yet Clemency Denied

Troy Davis has been in jail since 1991 for the shooting death of police officer Mark MacPhail. He’s set to be executed tomorrow. However, the US justice system has to prove beyond a shadow of a doubt or reasonable doubt to keep you locked up and take away your life. Apparently there is beyond a reasonable doubt in Troy Davis’ case however he’s still set to die tomorrow September 21, 2011 at 7pm. Cops don’t like when you shoot people. Cops REALLY don’t like when you shoot other Cops. However, it seems that in this case there is a lot...

9/11 First Responders Not Invited To 10 Year Memorial Either 0

9/11 First Responders Not Invited To 10 Year Memorial Either

The 10 year anniversary date of the September 11 tragedy is getting closer. The 10 year memorial event will be held in New York City at the new 9/11 Memorial. As with many Big Apple extravaganzas, the guest list is exclusive. Actual survivors of the devastation of what happened on 9/11 aren’t on the list and it also appears that the first responders aren’t either. Mayor Bloomberg is again citing the same excuse that there is not enough space to accommodate those that answered the call and put their lives at risk to help their fellow human beings. These are...

News Of The World Hacking Scandal Whistle-Blower Sean Hoare Found Dead 0

News Of The World Hacking Scandal Whistle-Blower Sean Hoare Found Dead

Sean Hoare is the man who broke blew the whistle on the illegal activities of News Corp’s News of the World tabloid. The scandal, involving phone hacking and police bribery, has some calling for the break up of Rubert Murdoch’s vast News Corp. media empire, has the FBI looking into Murdoch and News Corp. over allegations of phone hacking of 9/11 victims, and even has ties to the British Prime Minister David Cameron. “the death is currently being treated as unexplained, but not thought to be suspicious.” The investigation has already garnered arrests and forced the resignation of two of...