Chris Hedges: NDAA Allows For Indefinite Detention, Which In An Age Of Permanent War Is A Very Long Time

Witness Against Torture: End the NDAA

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with Chris Hedges
Featured Writer
Dandelion Salad
September 5, 2012

Sep 5, 2012 by TheAlexJonesChannel

Alex talks with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and war correspondent Chris Hedges. “Revolt is all we have left. It is our only hope,” Hedges recently wrote.

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The Myth That Japan Is Broke by Ellen Brown

by Ellen Brown
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Dandelion Salad
webofdebt.com
Sept. 5, 2012

Just Japanese yen

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Japan’s massive government debt conceals massive benefits for the Japanese people, with lessons for the U.S. debt “crisis.”

In an April 2012 article in Forbes titled “If Japan Is Broke, How Is It Bailing Out Europe?”, Eamonn Fingleton pointed out the Japanese government was by far the largest single non-eurozone contributor to the latest Euro rescue effort.  This, he said, is “the same government that has been going round pretending to be bankrupt (or at least offering no serious rebuttal when benighted American and British commentators portray Japanese public finances as a trainwreck).”   Continue reading