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The Rand Corporation: The Think Tank That Controls America

By Alex Abella June 30, 2009

 

If you think the Internet came out of Silicon Valley, that NASA planned the first satellite to orbit Earth, or that IBM created the modern computer—think again. 1,859 more words

Sun and Shadows

“It was a sunny day.  The woman got up thinking of the things she needed to take care of. Making a mental list, she performed her morning ritual. 944 more words

Life

#BernieOrBust Trip

Most of you are used to seeing an orange cat, shaped kind of like a satellite dish with ears and teeth. That is an actual photo of me, taken in 2014, doing what I like to do best, rally for everyone’s rights. 165 more words

Politics

Deep Heart

Like a well that
goes so deep
into the belly of the earth
it’ll never run dry.

So deep you can never see the bottom. 12 more words

Human Interest

The importance of partnerships in humanitarian response

By Momodu L. Kargbo, Sierra Leone Minister of Finance and Economic Development (Governor, Bank of Sierra Leone during the Ebola Crisis)

FREETOWN — Crises of all sorts, from conflicts to natural disasters to health emergencies, are happening at unprecedented rates around the world – so much so, that the United Nations is convening the first ever World Humanitarian Summit this month. 390 more words

Human Interest

Human Interest: Linda Perez suffered major brain damage after a breast augmentation procedure in an uninsured clinic

…a lot more than $100,000 is needed here. This will barely cover the cost of a years medical bills

‘ A straight forward breast implant procedure changed a vivacious young mother into a completely handicapped young woman unable to care for her own basic functions ‘ 909 more words

Human Interest

127 Lawsuits Filed By States Against The Federal Government's Unprecedented Over Reach Into Our God Given Rights To Liberty

THE COUNTERMAND WILL PUT A QUICK HALT TO THE NEED FOR ALL THESE WASTEFUL, TIME CONSUMING, MONEY BURNING LAWSUITS.

12 States suing over federal land grabs. 1,070 more words