19 August 2008
Alt/news Daily Headlines & Propaganda 20080814-18 human beings are free THURSDAY through MONDAY Part III Commentary and News
Propaganda, Commentary and Other News of Note:
Hawaiian palace occupied anew; 22 arrested (AP.google.com - 17 Aug 08 - USA)
...Kippen de Alba Chu, executive director of the Friends of Iolani Palace, said he and other staff members were locked down in the palace and a nearby administration building during the takeover. "They've got a king, and the king wants to sit on the throne," de Alba Chu said.
"Creating A Brown Shirt Society" to keep our schools safe (NewsWithViews.com - 27 Apr 05 - USA)
...The program [being used in Spokane, Washington], called “Keep Guns Out of School” pays $75 rewards “to students who contacted an adult when they had information that lead to solving vandalism, removing a weapon or confiscating drugs on school property.” A lady working with the program in Spokane went on the air stating to the effect that anything that produced safer schools was acceptable. In other words, the end justifies the means.
Utah Congressmen Mailed "9/11 Conspiracies", Hand Them Over To Capitol Police: Concerned citizens who write to representatives may be reported for their views (InfoWars - Alex Jones - 30 Jul 08 - USA)
...Amongst the stories about Congressmen receiving letters from people who use "Star Trek" stationery, and from kids wanting homework outlawed, we find the following little tidbit: "Others have written in about 9/11 conspiracies, global takeovers or secret CIA mind-control techniques that "got so crazy we actually had to hand them over to Capitol Police," he (Legislative assistant Omar Raschid) said." Apparently not accepting the government's version of events surrounding 9/11 may land you in trouble with the cops if you're writing from Utah.
South Korea, U.S. start military drills, irking North (Reuters.com - 18 Aug 08 - USA)
...About 56,000 South Korean troops and 10,000 U.S. troops will join the exercises that test communication, computer and command systems, South Korean and U.S. military officials said.
Libya signs bombing compensation deal with U.S. (News.Yahoo.com - 14 Aug 08 - USA)
...Libya and the United States signed a deal on Thursday to compensate all U.S. and Libyan victims of bombings or their relatives, clearing the way for the former foes to improve faltering ties.
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