Archive for the ‘bush’ Category

Thursday, May 14th, 2009

Dick Cheney on war in 1994

by Warren

Hmm, not quite the song and dance of the last eight years.

Saturday, September 13th, 2008

How Bush destroyed the Republican Party

by Warren

Rolling Stone has a great article up about how Bush, along with the Republican Party’s tendency to exploit and create polarity between Americans, has essentially ruined the party and flushed away a legacy that began with Reagan. It’s Rolling Stone, so it isn’t exactly the most unbiased source, but it’s a fascinating read.

Monday, July 7th, 2008

Tim Ferris interviews Daniel Elsberg about FISA

by Warren

FISA, the amendment which will allow the American government to conduct warrantless wiretaps on its own citizens, is scheduled for approval this Tuesday. In the video below, Tim Ferris, the author of the “Four Hour Work Week“, interviews Daniel Ellsberg, who exposed the Pentagon Papers and was a key figure in both ending the Vietnam War and bringing down Richard Nixon. Watch the video and find out just how the privacy and freedom of American citizens is being frittered away in order to chase terrorist boogeymen.

What Every American Needs to Know (and Do) About FISA Before Tuesday, July 8th from Tim Ferriss on Vimeo.

Friday, July 4th, 2008

Biofuels cause of food crisis

by Warren

So, just when you thought Bush couldn’t screw things up any further, the push for biofuels has pushed the world into a food crisis. That’s just great.