Mon11242014

Last updateFri, 21 Nov 2014 3am

November 21, 2014

Don't let Lame Ducks Spend Your Money

by Betsy McCaughey Ph.D.
On November 4, voters fired the Democratic majority in the U.S. Senate, replacing it with a GOP majority that campaigned against Obamacare and big spending. But the Democrats who lost are still running the show. These lame ducks lack the moral authority to govern. They shouldn’t be allowed to do any more than the bare minimum to keep government operating until January,… More
Nov 21, 2014

Watch Emperor Obama Trample the Constitution Over Amnesty

by Allen B. West
And so the dye is cast, as President Barack Hussein Obama will do what he does best — give a speech of well-crafted rhetoric to make Americans believe he is above our rule of law. As reported by USA Today, “President Obama will use a Thursday speech… More
Nov 21, 2014

ISIS Has Enough Weapons for Up to Two Years

by Peter Van Buren
And guess where the weapons came from A new report prepared for the United Nations Security Council warns ISIS possesses sufficient reserves of small arms, ammunition and vehicles to wage its war in Syria and Iraq for up to two years. And that is… More
Nov 21, 2014

Congressman Criticizes ‘Selective Prosecution’ of CIA Whistleblower John Kiriakou, Calls for Pardon

by Kevin Gosztola / The Dissenter
On the floor of House of Representatives on November 17, Virginia Democratic Representative Jim Moran put forward a stinging rebuke of the “selective prosecution” of former CIA officer and whistleblower John Kiriakou. He asked President Barack Obama… More
Nov 21, 2014

State Monopolies Aren’t What They Used to Be

by Julian Adorney
As governments expand their control over society, it can be easy for liberty advocates to get discouraged. As Obamacare imposes mandates and price controls on private health care, as the Federal Reserve manipulates currency, and as stories of police… More
Nov 17, 2014

“Invasion America”

by Michael Cutler
Let us start out by considering how Wikipedia de-fines the term “invasion”: An invasion is a military offensive in which large parts of combatants of one geopolitical entity aggressively enter territory controlled by another such entity, generally… More
Nov 17, 2014

The left’s legacy of lies

by Lawrence Sellin Ph.D.
Who amongst us has ever heard of William A. Wirt? In her exceptional book "American Betrayal: The Secret Assault on Our Nation's Character," Diana West writes that Wirt, a Gary, Indiana schools superintendent, asserted before a Congressional… More
Nov 14, 2014

US Delegation Refuses to Explain to UN Committee Why Durham Review Ended in No Torture Prosecutions

by Kevin Gosztola / The Dissenter
Members of the United Nations Committee Against Torture reviewing the United States’ compliance with the Convention Against Torture (CAT) asked multiples times for further explanation of why a preliminary review into allegations of torture ended in… More

Nov 14, 2014

Can Anarcho-Capitalism Work?

by Llewellyn Rockwell
This talk was delivered at the Costa Mesa Mises Circle on Society Without the State, November 8, 2014. The term “anarcho-capitalism” has, we might say, rather an arresting quality. But while the term… More
Nov 11, 2014

New Idea to Defeat ISIS: Call it Something Else

by Allen B. West
For your daily dose of politics not making any sense and adversely affecting policy — this time foreign and national security — I bring you this story. As reported by CNS News, “A global effort to… More
Nov 11, 2014

CIA Whistleblower John Kiriakou Is Counting Down the Days Until His Release

by Kevin Gosztola / The Dissenter
This weekend I made another visit to the federal correctional facility in Loretto, Pennsylvania, where CIA whistleblower John Kiriakou is imprisoned. He was in good spirits and had begun to count… More
Nov 11, 2014

US Government to Go Before UN Committee Against Torture & Defend Solitary Confinement

by Kevin Gosztola / The Dissenter
During a periodic review of the country’s obligations under the Convention Against Torture, the United States is expected to go before the United Nations Committee Against Torture in Geneva and… More
Nov 10, 2014

Lack of Intelligence in Failures to Enforce Immigration Laws

by Michael Cutler
The day after Election Day President Obama conducted a news conference to discuss the results of the election that handed over control of the United States Senate to the Republican Party and… More
Nov 07, 2014

Why The Theory of Money and Credit Is More important Than Ever

by Richard M. Ebeling
Eighty years ago, in the autumn of 1934, Ludwig von Mises’s The Theory of Money and Credit first appeared in English. It remains one of the most important books on money and inflation penned in the… More
Nov 05, 2014

Real Life Sticker Shock: I am Getting Reamed by Obamacare

by Michele Hickford
You know how it is when you read about bad news happening to other people, and you think, yeah, but that’s not going to happen to me? Well, it IS happening to me, and it may well be happening to you… More
Nov 05, 2014

GOP Got the Car Keys Back: Question is, Can they Drive?

by Allen B. West
It was a stunning evening when looked upon in aggregate — Senate, House, and Gubernatorial races — for the GOP. There were races believed to be close that were not — Georgia, Colorado, Kansas,… More
Nov 02, 2014

Anonymous Paypal 14 Must Pay Ebay, Need Help

by Whiteout Press
In 2010, WikiLeaks began publishing leaks provided by Pfc. Bradley Manning. They showed US military personnel murdering journalists and Iraqi children, as well as a host of other horrendous… More

Still Brewing


Follow AmericanOutrage on Twitter

Signup for the AO Newsletter

national debt

AO VIDEO: The Iron Triangle - The Carlyle Group Exposed

Cerdafied - The Editors Blog

  • Monsanto Sues After Voters Win

    November 15, 2014 Cerdafied - The Editor's Blog Lisa Cerda

    From the SUM OF US: Last Tuesday, the voters on the Hawaiian island of Maui passed a moratorium on genetically engineered crops.

    The very next day, Monsanto announced plans to sue Maui to block the law from going into effect.

    Maui is one of the most biologically diverse places on earth -- but it's being turned into one giant, open-air biological experiment by the rampant use of GMO crops and pesticides.

    Monsanto and its allies spent more than $8 million to convince voters to defeat the GMO moratorium and still lost. So now they’re sending an army of lawyers to overturn the will of the people.

    Can you chip in $1 to stand with Maui and pressure Monsanto to drop the lawsuit?

    Yes, I'll donate $1 to help stop Monsanto from forcing its GMOs…

AO VIDEO: Sheriffs Plan Massive Opposition to Obama's 'Executive Amnesty' in Washngton, December 10t

Trending on AO

AO VIDEO: On Eve of Veterans Day, a Former Soldier Speaks Out on Hidden Costs of War From PTSD to Su

AO VIDEO: FCC Flip-Flops On “Net Neutrality” To Take Over Internet

Just Sayin'

“We become what we think about.  ”                                                                                Earl Nightingale

 

 

AO VIDEO: Operation Depopulation Exposed: Africa