As Smartphone Scandal Grows, Tech Firms Run for Cover, Reap Windfall Profits

1 April 2011 — Anti-Fascist Calling…

Recent revelations that Apple’s iPhone and iPad, Google’s Android and Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7 operating systems collect, store and transmit records of users’ physical locations to central databases–secretly, and without consent–have ignited a firestorm over Americans’ privacy rights in an age of hypersurveillance.

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Libya Newslinks 3-4 May 2011

4 May 2011 —

4 May 2011

3 May 2011

Cannonball Adderley – Bossa Nova Nemo

Here’s an early version of “Jive Samba” from Oscar Brown, Jr.’s television show Jazz Scene USA – so early the tune had not yet been named. Adderley had only recently expanded his quintet (brother Nat, Joe Zawinul, Sam Jones and Louis Hayes) to a sextet with the unique talents of tenor saxophonist/flutist Yusef Lateef.

In case you missed it: Free speech on trial By John Pilger

16 March 2011 — Morning Star

As the United States and Britain look for an excuse to invade another oil-rich Arab country, the hypocrisy is familiar.

Colonel Gadaffi is ‘delusional’ and ‘blood-drenched,’ while the authors of an invasion that killed a million Iraqis who have kidnapped and tortured in our name are entirely sane, never blood-drenched and once again the arbiters of ‘stability.’

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Stop NATO News: 3 May, 2011

3 May 2011 — Stop NATO

Updates on Libyan war: May 3, 2011

  • NATO Headquarters: Military Chiefs Of 54 States Meet On Libyan, Afghan Wars
  • NATO Expansion Architect Asmus Dies
  • U.S. To Base Interceptor Missiles, Troops In Romania
  • U.S. To Base Interceptor Missiles Across Black Sea From Russia
  • Next-Generation Satellite To Advance U.S. Star Wars Capabilities
  • NATO Air Strike Kills Eight Afghan Security Guards
  • Afghan War: Romanian Troops Injured In Attack On Tank
  • Ivory Coast: Pro-Western Forces Launch “Final Assault” Against Rivals
  • Australia Promises U.S., NATO To Keep 1,550 Troops In Afghanistan
  • U.S. Marines, NATO Allies Observe South Korean Artillery Drills

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Stop Nato Updates on Libyan war: 3 May, 2011

3 May 2011 — Stop NATO

  • Libya: NATO Transitions To Terror Bombing Phase Of War
  • NATO Spokesman Wants New UN Resolution For Libyan Invasion
  • NATO’s Air War Over Libya: 4,886 Air Missions, 1,980 Strike Sorties
  • Expert: NATO Invasion Of Libya Would Produce Catastrophe
  • Libya: Church Leader Asks NATO For Truce Out Of Respect For Victims
  • NATO Headquarters: Military Chiefs Of 54 States Meet On Libyan, Afghan Wars

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Bin Laden-U.S.Partnership: Pakistan in Context; ISI and U.S.Connection part 2

4 May 2011 — The Burbank Digest

On the web:
Sheikh Mohammed bin Laden, founder
Bakr bin Laden, chairman
Saudi Binladin group offices, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
The Saudi Binladin (or Binladen) Group (SBG) is a multinational construction conglomerate and holding company for the assets owned by the bin Laden family, headquartered in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
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