Archive for October, 2009

When Small Countries Lead the Way

Democracy, East Germany and the Berlin Wall The GDR was more democratic, in the original and substantive sense of the word, than eastern Germany was before 1949 and than the former East Germany has become since the Berlin Wall was opened in 1989. It was also more democratic than its neighbor, West Germany. While it […]

Weapons of Mass Distraction: Again!

Weapons of Mass Distraction: Again! “If there is to be peace and a better world, real democracy needs a wake up call among the people. An aroused public has to provide a choice that reflects majority values and interests or minorities will not only continue ruling Obama, but make things much worse than they are […]

Dollar Hysteria

Iran deplores language of threat, sanction Warmonger Wins Peace Prize The Nobel Committee has awarded the 2009 Peace Prize to President Obama, the person who started a new war in Pakistan, upped the war in Afghanistan, and continues to threaten Iran with attack unless Iran does what the US government demands and relinquishes its rights […]