Obama Admin switching sides on Public Option for Healthcare?

Pro-McCain Group Offering Cash for Protesters @ VP Debate

The NRCC front group “Vets for Freedom” has resorted to recruiting paid “demonstrators” from local college fraternities to maintain the illusion of popular support for Sarah Palin at the upcoming VP debate. The tactic echoes the 2000 “Brooks Brothers Riot,” when GOP congressional staff were flown from DC to fake a protest against the FLA recount .

How pitiful……

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Senate Democrats, Republicans Agree on Bailout Vote Tomorrow

Senate Democrats and Republicans have agreed to hold a vote tomorrow on a $700 billion financial- rescue plan amid evidence voters and lawmakers regretted yesterday’s U.S. House vote to kill the bailout.


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McCain’s Attack on Veterans – Los Angeles Times

His respectful rhetoric isn’t matched by his votes.

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Who Pushed “Home ownership for every American?” Rick Davis.

Homeownership Alliance Lobbyist President Rick Davis: “State and local governments nationwide must expand their efforts to ensure that every family in America has the opportunity to own a home. The more Americans we have owning homes, the stronger our economy and the greater the benefit.” Still want to blame Democrats for Fannie & Freddie?

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Scotland Plans World’s First Tidal Turbine Farms

Remember when the U.S. was on the cutting edge of technology? Seems it’s been many, many years since that time.

The two projects, which each include 20 underwater turbines, will be finished within three years and will provide power to 40,000 homes. ScottishPower Renewables will apply for planning permission next year to build the two farms in Northern Ireland’s seabed. The turbines will be manufactured in Scotland to increase the country’s green-collar jobs.

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Driving a CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) powered car

Australia’s buses and taxis have been running on this stuff for at least five years. When regular gas costs $1.30 a litre and CNG costs $0.60 a litre, it’s not rocket science…

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General Strike 9/11 – 9/15

Send this URL to all your friends, post it to forums, put it on your personal pages. There will be ZERO mainstream media discussion of this General Strike BEFORE it happens. ZERO. So, we must BE OUR OWN MEDIA and promote it. Link to this site from sites and blogs. Mention it with links in your comments on blogs. PROMOTE IT!

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‘Oil from algae’ promises climate friendly fuel

A liquid fuel made from plants that is chemically identical to crude oil but which does not contribute to climate change when it is burned or, unlike other biofuels, need agricultural land to produce sounds too good to be true. But a company in San Diego claims to have developed exactly that – a sustainable version of oil it calls “green crude”.

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Cara Italia: Can Italy Save America?

Can Italy help us?

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American’s fed-up with the war, the President and the economy marched on Washington Saturday to promote a return to the Constitution and a more limited,conservative government.

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Nader speaks on Telecom Immunity

As always, Nader’s commentary is spot on. He calls it like he sees it which is refreshing in today’s world of cynical political calculations.

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