Archive for August 23rd, 2016

August 23rd, 2016 - 2:47 pm § in Donald Trump, Misc.

Trump denies ever meeting Putin


August 23rd, 2016 - 10:10 am § in The Ave Scene

David Brewster: The Corporate Industrial Foundation Axi

David Brewster NYTimes does an expose of the Brookings Institution, showing how corporate donations result in brand-building favors. Disturbing (and long) article. Seattle has connections with some of the programs mentioned in the story, with mentions of Boeing, Microsoft, Vulcan, and Hitachi. The M[...]

August 23rd, 2016 - 9:31 am § in Misc.

Buchenwald 133: As the Survivors fade, remembering the children

Ken Waltzer added 4 new photos. A tale of two Buchenwald boys. Israel Granatstein born 1930 from Piotrkow was in the Hortensja glass factory, then in Czestochowa, Brought to Buchenwald in January 1945, he was soon in Kinderblock 66. He talks about Gustav, the deputy blockelder, in his testimony. Gra[...]

August 23rd, 2016 - 9:19 am § in Uncategorized

Time for a national lynching memorial?

To ask the question is to answer it. Read the story here. Check out the design in the video below.  [...]

August 23rd, 2016 - 8:48 am § in Misc.

Trumpisms: Mike Huckabee Obsesses Over Obama’s College Transcript

Mike Huckabee Revives Obama Birtherism: “Why Don’t We Talk About Obama’s College Transcript?” Huckabee’s birtherism comes days after Corey Lewandowski’s birtherism on CNN. Share MEDIAMATTERS.ORG[...]