All Further Articles for 2011-08-30

Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Arresting the Scientists
The nation's foremost expert on climate change was arrested outside the White House for protesting against Canada's Keystone tar sands pipeline. Dr. James Hansen, who runs NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies , became one of over 520 activists arrested.
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She Roars At College, But In A Slutty Dress
A somewhat appalling look at gender relations on college campuses - outside the classroom - where drunken frat boys will still be drunken frat boys and (many) girls seem to find this fine. Sorry, we don't, still.
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Monday, August 29, 2011
Guy Fawkes = Time Warner
It seems every time an Anonymous protester buys and wears the Guy Fawkes mask made famous by the rogue anarchist in the film “V for Vendetta,” corporate behemoth Time-Warner - which owns the rights to the image - makes a buck or so. Oops.
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Cheney: An Obstinate and Pathological Inhumanity
Dick Cheney has boasted that Tuesday's release of his new memoir will see "heads exploding all over Washington." Would one were his. The book has been called out for its chea p shots and rewriting of history. Above all, it reportedly confirms his status as war criminal. P u t him in the crime section. Leave him there, please. “By debasing the U.S. and its commitment to the rule of law, encouraging unjustified foreign wars, and attempting to re-legitimate torture in a way not seen since the Middle Ages, Dick Cheney has likely done more damage than any other Bush administration official – or anyone else in US history — to our nation’s security and future prospects." - Chip Pitts of Amnesty USA.
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