30 April 2013 — Jazz on the Tube
This 1952 recording includes 2 performances of Duke and his Orchestra, one on Jan. 7, 1952 and one on Aug. 12, 1952.
29 April 2013 — VTJP
International Middle East Media Center
Al-Eesawy Slowly Recovering Following His 9-Month Hunger Strike
IMEMC – Monday April 29 2013, Palestinian Minister of Detainees, Issa Qaraqe’, stated that Palestinian detainee, Samer Al-Eesawy was moved from the Kapalan Israeli hospital to the Al-Ramla prison clinic, adding that the detainee is slowly recovery from his nine-month hunger strike. …
30 April 2013 — williambowles.info
Protesters slam Bradley Manning parade decision
San Francisco Chronicle (blog)
Parade-goers at the San Francisco Pride celebrations won’t see Bradley Manning, the U.S. Army private accused of leaking classified documents to the website WikiLeaks, marching down Market Street in June. But if they passed by SF Pride headquarters on …
29 April 2013 — Truthdig
A recent article in The Wall Street Journal by Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, “The Dark Side of the Digital Revolution,” makes for very scary reading. It is not so much because of what he and co-author Jared Cohen, the director of Google Ideas, have to say about how dictators can use new information technology to suppress dissent; we know those guys are evil. Continue reading
29 April 2013 — Information Clearing House
Obama and U.S. Military Divided Over Syria
By Shamus Cooke
In the real world it appears that the U.S.-backed Syrian rebels are the ones responsible for having used chemical weapons against the Syrian government.