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The Decline and Fall of the United States

Monday, April 20, 2015

After a speech I gave this past weekend, a young woman asked me whether a failure by the United States to properly surround and intimidate China might result in instability. I explained why I thought the opposite was true. Imagine if China had military bases along the Canadian and Mexican borders with the United States and ships in Bermuda and the Bahamas, Nova Scotia and Vancouver. Would you feel stabilized? Or might you feel something else?

Stop The TPP! Conference Call #7


April 22, 2015 - 9:00pm


United States

Hello Fast Track Resisters!

A fast track bill was introduced in the Senate Finance Committee last Thursday and may be voted on as early as this Wednesday. The House Ways and Means Committee is starting to move on their version as well although the good news there is that the ranking member Sander Levin has declared "war" on fast track. See

Physical Murder and Political Asphyxiation: The Story of Danielle Hicks-Best

Thursday, April 16, 2015

An 11 year-old Black girl is raped twice by men and winds up jailed and institutionalized for years by a callous and predatory system. The abomination lays bare the thin line that many African-American children and families tread “between physical murder and spiritual death.” Washington DC Police Chief Cathy Lanier must be made to answer for the crime. Meanwhile, “behind the scenes in the courts and judicial system, the bodies are piling up.”

Drone Victims Take Germany to Court for Abetting U.S. Murders

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Andreas Schüller is an attorney on the staff of the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights. He is the lead attorney on a suit being brought by ECCHR and Reprieve against the German government on behalf of three Yemeni survivors of a U.S. drone strike. The case will be heard May 27th in Cologne.