The TRUTH Behind Obama’s State of The Union

There was A LOT during Obama's latest State of The Union that was NOT being said out loud. We bring the cold, hard, unadulterated facts to you that aren't being mentioned on the mainstream media

For Palestinians, Justice Delayed is Justice Denied

Originally posted at: PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/eAkKcc_2-S0 In this clip from the full-length Acronym TV program, Gaza Solidarity Grows as Israel Continues Massacre (http://bit.ly/1ALhy5l) Kash Nikazmrad, an organizer with Students for Justice in Palestine, discusses the current siege on Gaza with host Dennis Trainor, Jr. Nikazmrad echoed the statement issued by Palestinian civil society organizations (http://electronicintifada.net/content/palestinian-orgs-justice-delayed-justice-denied/992)  on 3 October 2009, which reads in [...]

How Americans Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Guantanamo Prison

The longer the illegal prison remains open, the more accepting of its existence American citizens seem to be, at least according to Gallup poll conducted in the days after the release of Sgt. Bergdahl in exchange for 5 prisoners who were not on that list cleared for release. That poll revealed that 66% of Americans said the U.S. should not “close this prison and move some of the prisoners to U.S. prisons.” That is up from the 53% of Americans who said the same thing in July of 2007. Today, again, according to that latest Gallup poll, just 29% of Americans want the facility closed and the prisoners either released or transported to the U.S. About the guest: Jason Leopold is an investigative reporter covering Guantanamo, counterterrorism, national security, human rights, open government, and civil liberties. He's been called a "FOIA Terrorist" by federal employees for his aggressive use of the Freedom of Information Act, which includes successfully suing the FBI to force changes to Bureau FOIA practices.

Another U.S. Citizen Targeted For Assassination By Obama Drone Program?

Originally posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/qZGkWVdId2c Today on the Resistance Report, an interview with Kevin Gosztola of FireDokeLake.com. Two recent stories that shed new light on how the Obama administration utilizes drones in the war on terror came to light yesterday. First, Glenn Greenwald and Jeremy Scahill, via their new venture First Look revealed that: “According to a [...]

Is the TPP Dead? Have We Won?

Originally posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/89LqVrEopkc An interview with Kevin Zeese, organizer with Flush the TPP and Popular Resistance. It has been 20 years since NAFTA, (North American free Trade agreement) went into effect with the promise of more equality, more jobs, and a better, more prosperous and peaceful world for all of us. Given that NAFTA has contributed [...]

VIDEO: 2014 State of The Union (minus the Corporate Influence)

Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org Note: In some alternative universe, not only am I the speechwriter for President Obama, but I’ve actually convinced him to deliver the following as the 2014 State of the Union. – Dennis Trainor, Jr. http://youtu.be/Hru-re37B-c Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, fellow citizens- 60 years ago, President Franklin D. [...]