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OK Cafe's Confederate battle flag could be next target

One prominent Democrat hopes that the electrical fire that gutted the Atlanta landmark OK Cafe burned up the carving of Georgia’s 1956 flag, complete with the controversial Confederate battle emblem, that… 1,306 more words

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Pitfalls of Economic Globalization

“That is because it de facto transfers the real power in our societies from legitimate elected officials to officers of large corporations and of mega banks, and to owners of capital in general who, in turn, can use it to corrupt the political system to their advantage.

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The International Reporter

Letter: Planning department project is innovative

Re: Developers to get ambassadors within planning department, June 1.

The City of Ottawa Planning Department’s Client Relationship Leader pilot project has come under criticism but it should be heralded as an innovation with the potential to save taxpayer money and foster needed economic development in our city. 267 more words

Ottawa

Florida Gov Signs Law that Aids Enforcement of Internet Café Ban

Casino Watch Focus has reported on the ongoing fight in Florida to stop illegal gambling known as internet cafes. They are effectively mini-casinos or slot machine parlors operating in normal, everyday locations and business. 239 more words

Gambling Venues

A tech school partnership hammered out in Brazil

Sao Paulo – A new arms treaty it was not. But you could forgive spectators for thinking that way after the elaborate negotiations ahead of a new education agreement between Brazil and Georgia. 261 more words

Nathan Deal

Review: Battlefield America--The War On The American People

By Elisha Dorfsmith

If his previous book A Government Of Wolves was the appetizer, John W. Whitehead’s followup book Battlefield America is the main course.  Where the former touched on how America is moving toward a police state, Whitehead’s newest shows us just how entrenched the police state is in America and tells story after story of how we are all suspects who are looked at as guilty until proven innocent. 342 more words

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Effort To Repeal Flagstaff’s Overreaching Party Ordinance Underway

Over the past several months I have posted several articles strongly opposing an overreaching party ordinance that was recently approved by the Flagstaff City Council in a 6-1 vote. 170 more words

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