Florida GOP candidate urges internment camps for undocumented immigrants

(RawStory) – A Republican state house candidate from northern Florida is standing by her proposal to build internment camps for undocumented immigrants that would “collect enough illegal aliens until you have enough to ship them back.”

Marg Baker, who’s one of three GOP candidates running for the nomination for Florida’s 48th district, made the announcement earlier this month at a meeting of the 9-12 Project, Glenn Beck’s political activist group.

“We can follow what happened back in the ’40s or ’50s [when] I was just a little girl in Miami and they built camps for the people that snuck into the country,” Baker said.

“Because they were illegal, they put them in the camps and they shipped them back,” Baker said, to applause.

Her pronouncement “stunned” the district’s Republican incumbent, Peter Nehr. Full article here

The Ongoing Cover Up of the Truth Behind the Financial Crisis May Lead to Another Crash

William K. Black – professor of economics and law, and the senior regulator during the S & L crisis – says that that the government’s entire strategy now – as during the S&L crisis – is to cover up how bad things are (“the entire strategy is to keep people from getting the facts”). Continue reading

Take America Back From the Banks

Reining in the financial industry’s power and greed will be a long, hard-fought war. But it is one that must be fought Continue reading

Obama will bypass Congress to detain suspects indefinitely

(RawStory) – President Barack Obama has quietly decided to bypass Congress and allow the indefinite detention of terrorist suspects without charges. Continue reading

Post Mortem for Lehman – Did Bernanke and Paulson Blackmail Congress?

“Lehman’s fate was sealed not in the boardroom of that gaudy Manhattan headquarters. It was sealed downtown, in the gloomy gray building of the New York Federal Reserve, the Wall Street branch of the U.S. central bank.” Stephen Foley, U.K. Independent
Stephen Foley is on to something. Lehman Bros. didn’t die of natural causes; it was drawn-and-quartered by high-ranking officials at the US Treasury and the Federal Reserve. Continue reading

H1N1 Vaccine with Mercury and Squalene Pushed on Pregnant Women

(NaturalNews) – It’s getting crazy out there. New revelations about the novel H1N1 vaccine are raising more questions than ever about its safety while there’s a new drive to push shots of the stuff as quickly as possible on perfectly healthy pregnant women. That means the most vulnerable of all — unborn children — will be exposed to a little-tested vaccine. Continue reading

Video: Entering the Greatest Depression in History

While there is much talk of a recovery on the horizon, commentators are forgetting some crucial aspects of the financial crisis. The crisis is not simply composed of one bubble, the housing real estate bubble, which has already burst. The crisis has many bubbles, all of which dwarf the housing bubble burst of 2008. Continue reading

The Hidden Truth Behind Drug Company Profits

(Truthout) – Ring-fencing medical knowledge is one of the great grotesqueries of our age. Continue reading

Kissinger Tells President Medvedev… ‘By September We’ll Have CONFISCATED ALL PRIVATELY OWNED GUNS…’ (Updated May 25, 2009)

Kremlin reports on the extraordinary meeting held today between President Medvedev and former United States Secretaries of State Henry Kissinger (under Nixon), James Baker (under Bush Sr.), Charles Shultz (under Regan), former United States Defense Secretary William Perry (under Clinton), and former US Senator and top defense expert Sam Nunn, are stating that the Americans are acknowledging for the first time their acceptance of a New Global Order… Continue reading

Ignorance in America

Ignorance is pervasive in America; it affects the rich as well as the poor, the powerful and the powerless, the famous as well as the obscure. It’s prevalent in the suites of our nation’s CEOs, the Congress, the military, and even our universities. It defines this nation. Continue reading

Eager to Tap Iraq’s Vast Oil Reserves, Industry Execs Suggested Invasion

Two years before the invasion of Iraq, oil executives and foreign policy advisers told the Bush administration that the United States would remain “a prisoner of its energy dilemma” as long as Saddam Hussein was in power. Continue reading

It is Independence Day as We Become More Dependent

As Independence Day approaches, the question of the day remains—how Independent are we? Continue reading

Homeland Security and U.S. Army Plan Invasion of States

The Pentagon and Department of Homeland Security recently hosted a teleconference for law enforcement agencies and associations such as the National Association of Chiefs of Police to discuss the Obama Administration’s interest in using the military during “emergencies.” Continue reading

Video: Neil Cavuto with Economist Dean Baker – Audit the Fed (HR1207)

Dean Baker of the Center for Economic Policy Research appeared on Fox Business’ Cavuto to call for an audit of the Federal Reserve. Continue reading

Video: Lindsey Williams on ‘The InfoWarrior’ with Jason Bermas

Jason welcomes Lindsey Williams, the economic analyst who accurately predicted both the recent rise and fall in oil prices. – “Super Hyper Inflation Coming Soon” – April 10, 2009 Continue reading

The Economic Crisis: No, this will not be a Normal Cyclical Recovery

The Congress, at the behest of corporate lobbyists, wrote into legislation the rules that permitted companies to offshore jobs, reduce real wages, and permit risky financial practices. Therein lies the root cause of this crisis. Continue reading