Archive for October, 2008

Iraq and the Arrogance of Washington

Chagos islanders lose battle to return Oil prices plunge, gas prices follow Bush welcomes Albania, Croatia into NATO Pound falls to five-year low as Bank head admits recession is here It’s official: the economy is shrinking The Bank of England was under intense pressure last night to cut interest rates after new figures showed the […]

The New Kleptocracy

Wall Street higher on hopes of credit recovery The New Kleptocracy Chavez says “Comrade Bush” turns left in crisis 991 suspected militants indicted in Saudi Arabia Oil rises to $75 as OPEC eyes production cut Big Brother database threatens to ‘break the back of freedom’ On Columbus Day, Correcting Columbus’ Legacy U.S. gasoline price marks […]

Now it all makes sense

Dow plunges 679 for 6th triple-digit loss in a row Now it all makes sense I must admit that I have always wondered about the reason(s) the US had when it used all of that military power in the last war, which caused Iraq to return to the Stone Age. I also wondered about why […]