Changing the World One Bike Rider at a Time

peakmoment | October 17, 2010

Peak Moment 182: A weekly free bike coop where you can use mechanics’ tools and expertise to fix your bike? Free clinics where schoolkids or neighbors learn to maintain or build their own bikes from used parts? While Chauncey and Dash Tudhope-Locklear make a living repairing bicycles, volunteer projects support their mission of empowering “social change through bicycles.” With an eye to local food self-reliance, they even repair farmers’ bicycles for free.

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The ‘Obvious’ Silence of the Times, China’s Pipelineistan War, Mujahedin’s Penetration of Tajikistan by Sibel Edmonds

by Sibel Edmonds
Featured Writer
Dandelion Salad
originally published by Boiling Frogs Post
17 October, 2010

The other day our friend Metem brought to my attention a story that had made it to the Project Censored list, ‘US Funds & Supports Taliban.’ Here are two excerpts from the introduction which are related to our coverage of the mysterious helicopter activities in northern Afghanistan.
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Why I Loathe The Democrats by Philip A. Farruggio

by Philip A. Farruggio
Featured Writer
Dandelion Salad
October 17, 2010

You know, all I hear from friends and street corner protest colleagues is how we should fear the Tea Party and the Republicans. I agree… Those people are either A) Corrupt to the core or B) Total fools who go against their own best interests. Yet, what about those who should know better? Those who see truth and know what should be done, but….

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The Stimulator: Right is Wrong


This Week:

1. Boneheads in Belgrade
2. Squatting is not a crime
3. Brussels Brutality
4. French lessons for Americans
5. No freedom of speech in KKKanada
6. FBI’s new collegiate dictionary
7. The RNC 3
8. Holy! Holy! Holy!
9. Anarchists Against the Wall

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US: Turkey plays an important role as an ally at the front line of ballistic missile threats

Updated: November 20, 2010 added “Turkey’s army chief Kosaner…” [item 5]

Propaganda Alert

compiled by Cem Ertür
Featured Writer
Dandelion Salad
17 October 2010

1) US: Turkey plays an important role as an ally at the front line of ballistic missile threats (12 October 2010)

2) Turkey’s Prime Minister Erdogan: As an ally, Turkey will extend any kind of support to NATO (7 October 2010)

3) Turkey’s President Gul: Proliferation of weapons of mass destruction is one of the risks of our contemporary world (23 September 2010)

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The Evidence for the Existence of Jesus

Jesus from the Deesis Mosaic

Image by jakebouma via Flickr

on Dec 28, 2010

This video is a presentation of the evidence for the existence of Jesus. It uses only non- biblical sources and goes through the skeptical arguments for each claim. It will be surprising for some to see how much evidence for the historicity of Jesus there actually is, in fact there is more evidence for Jesus’ existence, as you will see, than there is for most of the prominent figures in ancient history. *Warning* Watching this video will take away your ability to claim honestly that Jesus was a myth.

This video references the following website:

From Chris White

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John Judge: A Talk about 9/11 (2002)

talkingsticktv | October 14, 2010

Talk by John Judge, co-founder of Coalition on Political Assassinations (COPA) and co-founder of, given prior to a talk at the University of Washington Ethnic Cultural Center February 12, 2002 in Seattle.

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