A Nation of "Suspects" | Truthout


A Nation of “Suspects” Truthout: In the wake of COINTELPRO and the Watergate scandal, Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas sent a letter to a group of young lawyers at the Washington State Bar Association. “As nightfall does not come all at once,” he wrote, “neither does oppression. In both instances there is a twilight when everything remains seemingly unchanged. And it is in such twilight that we all must be most aware of change in the air – however slight – lest we become unwitting victims of the darkness.”?

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Avaaz – EU: People vs Banks


Avaaz – EU: People vs Banks: How on earth did our governments write a bailout plan that floods banks and speculators with our money and leaves Greece with nothing? The answer — they actually asked bankers to write the agreement.?

ENCOURAGECHANGE.: www.west15.com-the Dublin 15 community website.


ENCOURAGECHANGE.: www.west15.com-the Dublin 15 community website.: “Her work has led her to see that ordinary people, not just politicians and bureaucrats, have to be involved before meaningful change can take place.”JUST WHAT ALL WORKING-CLASS COMMUNITIES NEED AT THIS POINT IN TIME OF ELITE-CLASS SLEAZE.

Mauritius to reform police after brutality case


Mauritius to reform police after brutality case: “We are going to reform the whole system – at the level of the police force and the judiciary,” “Rama Valayden”, attorney general and also minister for justice and human rights, told Reuters in an interview.?

ENCOURAGECHANGE.: DPP to examine file on Anglo’s ‘Maple 10’ deals – Irish, Business – Independent.ie


ENCOURAGECHANGE.: DPP to examine file on Anglo’s ‘Maple 10’ deals – Irish, Business – Independent.ie: “A FILE will be sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) today on the so-called ‘Maple 10’ Anglo Irish transactions, where a ‘golden circle’ of investors bought shares formerly controlled by businessman Sean Quinn.”?

ENCOURAGECHANGE.: Public Inquiry · Irish politicians: No level too low to get at the loot


ENCOURAGECHANGE.: Public Inquiry · Irish politicians: No level too low to get at the loot: “In these times when the bulk of Irish people are suffering enormous difficulties as a direct result of the incompetence, greed, corruption and arrogance of the body politic such payments verge on the criminal and treasonous.”?

ENCOURAGECHANGE.: Media very skilled at missing the big picture – The Irish Times – Wed, Aug 25, 2010


ENCOURAGECHANGE.: Media very skilled at missing the big picture – The Irish Times – Wed, Aug 25, 2010: “The problem is not so much that some politicians, very few of them, have corrupted the system for their own financial gain; the problem is that most politicians have colluded in building an essentially corrupt society.”CRIME AND ITS”TRUE”CAUSES?

ENCOURAGECHANGE.: Tax-evading Irish lawmaker Lowry loses libel case – Forbes.com


ENCOURAGECHANGE.: Tax-evading Irish lawmaker Lowry loses libel case – Forbes.com: “DUBLIN — An Irish “lawmaker” at the heart of Ireland’s first major corruption scandal has lost a libel judgment against the journalist who broke the story of his illicit gifts”?

ENCOURAGECHANGE.: Public Inquiry · Stupidity of the people protects dishonest politicians?


ENCOURAGECHANGE.: Public Inquiry · Stupidity of the people protects dishonest politicians?: “We have come to believe that you, the Irish people, are so stupid that you will believe anything we say no matter how ridiculous, no matter how dishonest and we will continue to treat you with the contempt that such stupidity deserves.”BECAUSE THE”WATCHERS”ARE NOT WATCHING US THEY ARE PART OF OUR GANG?

ENCOURAGECHANGE.: Director’s Blog | Irish Penal Reform Trust (IPRT)


ENCOURAGECHANGE.: Director’s Blog Irish Penal Reform Trust (IPRT): “But it is the contrasting examples highlighted in Bust, of how the State responds to the vulnerable, that make such a powerful indictment of the fiction of equality before the law in our society, most directly the examples of how the poor were persecuted in relation to relatively minor civil debts, with 276 committals in 2008 alone.”?THE TRUE AND ONLY “CAUSE”OF CRIME?ENGINEERED BY THE GREY HAIRED MEN?

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