Freedom of Thought in a Vacuum of Patronage

Last month I was invited up to Ringo Starr’s home in Beverly Hills. He asked me to write a song with him for his next “virtual” album. I went up and did so.

What’s a Little Espionage Among ‘Friends’?

Munich You have to wonder how much more the German public will take of the country’s ongoing humiliation by the United States and its extensive program of secretly spying on what nominally is one of America’s most reliable allies. The latest scandal involves the discovery of a CIA mole working in the highest reaches of Germany’s Defense Ministry.

After Arizona Expanded Medicaid, Hospitals Started Saving Money

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) CREDIT: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin Arizona Gov.

#Antwerpen Betoging Voor #Palestina- 12 juli 2014 Betogingen voor een Islamitis…

#Antwerpen Betoging Voor #Palestina- 12 juli 2014 Betogingen voor een Islamitisch land zijn we in Antwerpen niet gewoon. Maar Israël gebruikt zoveel geweld dat de andere kant uitkijken voor velen geen optie meer is. Dat heeft niets met godsdienst te maken, wel met menselijkheid.

Israeli bomb hits #Gaza center for disabled, as civilian casualties mount At le…

Israeli bomb hits #Gaza center for disabled, as civilian casualties mount At least twelve people were killed Saturday in airstrikes that hit a rehabilitation center for the disabled in Gaza, a mosque and other targets in the area, according to Palestinian medics. It comes as the death toll from Israel’s bombardment of the Palestinian enclave rose to 135. Three patients and a nurse were killed overnight in the explosion on the rehabilitation center in Jebaliya, as Israel’s campaign entered its fifth day.

Prince Bandar Back in the Driver’s Seat in Riyadh

Prince Bandar bin Sultan bin Abdulazia bin Saud is the godfather behind the creation of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), now called the «Islamic State» or «Islamic Caliphate». Without Saudi support for the most radical of the Islamist opposition forces battling Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad, it is doubtful that ISIL would […]

[RoadToPalestine] “@InassSafadi: Gazans from north of Gaza are leaving their houses. …

فَـرَحْ Farah @RoadToPalestine     [ Retweeted by Saulo Corona @SauloCorona ] “@ InassSafadi : Gazans from north of Gaza are leaving their houses. غزاوية الشمال تغادر بيوتهم الي مدارس ليلا ”

Are you SERIOUSLY ‘Ready for Hillary’?!

I’ve been seeing a lot of bumper stickers on the backs of cars lately declaring, “I’m Ready for Hillary!” 2016. That’s Hillary Clinton for *president*. Astonishingly (and horrifyingly), these drivers seem to be in earnest

Preventing and Detecting Fraud, Waste and Abuse using Palantir Government and RDC

This video demonstrates how open source data from Regulatory Data Corp can be used inside Palantir to find fraud, waste and abuse. In the video we use RDC da…

Why small government is better

why small government is better A smaller government is better because Power has a corrupting influence on those who wield it, and as governments get bigger, the more power they tend to wield….