Archive for January 7th, 2013

January 7th, 2013 - 11:52 pm § in China

BREAKING NEWS: First Amendment Takes Root .. in China?

BEIJING — Journalists and editors at an influential and often outspoken newspaper in China have gone on strike in protest of government censorship. The dispute involves a local propaganda official who allegedly called for changes to the publication’s annual New Year’s editorial to its read[...]

January 7th, 2013 - 12:49 pm § in Misc.

The Rule of Law in Israel

A New Peace Now victory against illegal outposts Peace Now stated: “The verdict ordered the evacuation of all structures that are on private Palestinian land within six months.” (included is Givat Assaf, pictured above) Read More > Related Article: Ha’aretz: “High Court g[...]

January 7th, 2013 - 12:46 pm § in Misc.

Mubarack Blames Morsi For Deaths In Egypt’s Revolution

Mubarak Lawyer: Hamas and Hezbollah Freed Morsi From Egyptian Prison Algemeiner, December 26, 2012 Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi gained release from prison during the Egyptian revolution because of his connections to Hamas and Hezbollah according to the lawyer of Hosni Mubarak.The lawyer was bei[...]

January 7th, 2013 - 12:28 am § in The Ave Scene

Windows 8 Gets a BIG Customer

BUT: Despite some launch hiccups with Windows 8 and its related devices, Microsoft has received a smashing bit of news in the form of a new $617 million licensing agreement that will bring the fledgeling OS to 75 percent of US DoD personnel. The deal also includes Office 2013 and Sharepoint 2013 Ent[...]