17 June 2011 — Global Research
MADRID, Spain, June 15: Spain is justly proud of the Paella, a distinctive dish that mixes diverse vegetables or seafood into a tasty fusion of delectability.
15 June 2011 — Global Research
While “Europe’s slow-motion financial collapse” – as Mother Jones magazine described it in a June 6th article – continues to unravel, Spain, like other European states continues to implement anti-social-neo-liberal policies with strong opposition from the citizenry.
Prior to the debacle of 2008, Spain’s economy had been an object of particular admiration for Western commentators.  To reproduce the colourful metaphors of the financial press, in the 1990s and early 2000s the Spanish bull performed much better than the moping lions of ‘Old Europe’. In the decade following 1995, 7 million jobs were created and the economy grew at a rate of nearly 4 per cent; between 1995 and 2007, the nominal wealth of households increased threefold.
The Fire This Time
As the Obama administration expands Bush-era surveillance programs over the nation’s electronic communications’ infrastructure, recent media reports provide tantalizing hints of Pentagon plans for waging cyberwar against imperialism’s geopolitical rivals.
17 June 2011 — williambowles.info
News in Brief: Manning Supporter Silent Before Grand Jury, and More …
David House, a computer expert and Bradley Manning supporter, evoked the Fifth Amendment and refused to answer any questions beyond providing his name and address before a federal grand jury in Arlington, Virginia, yesterday, according to Bloomberg. …
17 June 2011 — williambowles.info
BofA says Wikileaks threat details still unknown
…still doesn’t know exactly what damaging documents Wikileaks could have about it, the largest US bank’s chief information officer said on Thursday. “We don’t know what it is,” Bank of America’s Marc Gordon said during a panel discussion about …
16 June 2011 — williambowles.info
Yemeni government says Saleh to return from Saudi Arabia soon
Anti-government protesters shout slogans during a demonstration to demand the ouster of Yemen’s President Ali Abdullah Saleh in the southern city of Taiz June 16, 2011. SANAA (Reuters) – Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh, taken to Saudi Arabia for …
17 June 2011
Hi all —
Here’s a new video I just finished this morning — about the music boycott of Israel, and the freedom flotilla of 12+ boats/1000+ people sailing to Gaza later this month, trying to open up the port and help end the illegal Israeli seige of Gaza.
17 June 2011 — Cuba Solidarity
15 June 2011 — RT
They are known as the “Cuban 5” and are serving the life sentences in the US because they were accused of committing espionage conspiracy. According to those five though, their mission was to stop terrorism against Cuba, monitoring actions against Miami-based terrorism groups. In the meantime, Luis Posada Carriles has been accused of bombing several Cuban hotels yet is not in jail. Lawyer Jose Pertierra joins RT to talk about US justice double standards.
17 June 2011 — Stop NATO
16 June, 2011 — VTJP
Palestinian Worker Seriously Wounded After Being stabbed By Israeli Assailant
IMEMC – Thursday June 16, 2011 – 17:52, A Palestinian worker was seriously injured on Thursday after being attacked and stabbed by an Israeli man in Netanya, north of the country.
15 June, 2011 — VTJP
Israeli troops attack anti-Wall protest near Ramallah, injuring seven
IMEMC – Wednesday June 15, 2011 – 23:06, According to local sources, Israeli forces attacked a non-violent action by Palestinian men, women and children trying to block Israeli bulldozers from bulldozing their farmland and orchards on Wednesday.
16 June, 2011 — Information Clearing House
The Revolution Will Not Be Deactualized
Oct. 6th: Will Tahrir Square Come to Washington?
By Ted Rall
Here in the United States, corrupt politicians and their corporate overlords have raped the wealthiest nation in the history of civilization, reducing one out of five Americans to unemployment as the income of the rich skyrockets.