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Remembering Pete

We all remember his music but we should also remember the courage he showed throughout his life and he did it with grace, in a spirit of fun and of course with a song. Here is an example from Mediaite: … Continue reading

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NSA Eavesdropping Influenced Congresswoman?

For those who say that eavesdropping by the NSA only affects those with something to hide think again.  Government policy may have been negatively influenced as Harmon was a key advocate of the program that spied on her because of … Continue reading

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Treating PTSD With MDMA

Ask Rick Doblin Anything: Treating PTSD With MDMA « The Dish. Lots of research on what works to deal with PTSD. Here is an interesting example from Academia. Lots of links to read further in the article on Andrew Sullivan’s … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Military, Ladies! – Democratic Underground

  Sunday’s Doonesbury- Welcome to the Military, Ladies! – Democratic Underground. Remember the Invisible War shown at the Hippodrome by VFP several years ago.  Like Afghanistan its still going on.

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cartoon that is far from funny

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The Pentagons doctored ledgers conceal epic waste

Special Report: The Pentagons doctored ledgers conceal epic waste | Reuters. Did you know that The Pentagon, among other dysfunctions is a Hoarder? The largest military in the World with a claim on 60 percent of our disposable tax dollars, … Continue reading

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The Boneyard – Military Security Versus Food Security

  What is our Priority? The Boneyard – Democratic Underground.

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Kindness suits them: Moment a fifth-grade football team rallies around bullied special-needs waterboy who likes to wear jackets and ties by dressing up like him | Mail Online

Kindness suits them: Moment a fifth-grade football team rallies around bullied special-needs waterboy who likes to wear jackets and ties by dressing up like him | Mail Online. One of our Partners for Peace – the River Phoenix Center for … Continue reading

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US-Iran War Averted by Agreement to Negotiate on Nuclear Enrichment | Informed Comment

“Bomb Bomb Iran” sung by John McCain and his fellow Neo-conservatives has fallen of the Top Ten Hits for warmongers chart.  And according to Juan Cole this will benefit both our Allies in the middle East and the US. The … Continue reading

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Buddhist Terror Cell Vows To Unleash Tranquility On West

In a 45-minute video posted on Tibetan websites Thursday, Tsuglag Rinpoche, leader of the Buddhist extremist group Kammaṭṭhāna, threatened to soon inflict a wave of peace and tranquility on the West. Speaking in front of a nondescript altar surrounded by … Continue reading

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