Archive for February 2nd, 2011

February 2nd, 2011 - 1:52 pm § in America

Letter to Obama from PEACE NOW,

Tom Friedman got it right in today’s New York Times: The huge political changes going on in the Middle East make a peace deal between Israel and the Palestinians more urgent than ever. ‎”I had given up on Netanyahu’s cabinet and urged the U.S. to walk away,” Friedman wrote. [...]

February 2nd, 2011 - 10:33 am § in America, Politics

FOX attacks Al Jazeera

Watch the latest video at Everyone of O’Reilly’s quotes show NOT that the Qatar based news channel is biased but that Al Jazeera actually reports what happens. If some crazed ex internee talks wildly about being hexed in Gitmo by Jews and witches, is that something we d[...]

February 2nd, 2011 - 1:33 am § in Misc., UW

Privatizing the UW, one buck at a time.

Seattle Times: Rising tuition a threat to GET program The GET program commits Washington State to pay tuition at a state school in return for savings by the parents  put into GET.  In effect “we” have guaranteed parents that their investments  will pay for their kids’ education.[...]