Archive for September 6th, 2014

September 6th, 2014 - 10:22 pm § in Politics

North Carolina GOP’s ‘Oops’ Moment

In 2010, the North Carolina GOP defeated a Democratic state legislator with a campaign flyer featuring mugshots of two black death row inmates and warning voters these “killers” might be “moving into your neighborhood sometime soon” because the legislator had “voted to [...]

September 6th, 2014 - 5:06 pm § in Misc.

The Rule of Connery Coming to Scotland?

With less than two weeks to go before the Sept. 18 vote, the latest poll puts the “Yes” to independence campaign on 51 percent, with the unionists on 49 percent, overturning a 22-point lead for the unionist campaign in just a month, the Sunday Times said. There is now the  real prospect[...]

September 6th, 2014 - 11:22 am § in The Ave Scene

URGENT: Great Chance to End Your Summer With a Great Event

BUY YOUR TICKET NOW!  Tomorrow will be the ceremonial launch of the Nawt-sa-maat Alliance at Daybreak Star. The event is intended to bring together the peoples of this place to act to preserve the Salish Sea, a heritage we are all lucky enough to inherit from the Chief Seattle and from Seattle̵[...]

September 6th, 2014 - 9:51 am § in Misc.

IS spreads its talons to Egypt

Reuters reports that the “Islamic State”  has been working in Egypt with an illegal  dangerous militant group, the Sinai-based Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis,  The Ansar group  has killed hundreds of members of the Egyptian security forces over the last year. The success of Islamic State in se[...]