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|I am shocked, am I the only one ?
The Gentleman's Guide To Forum Spies (spooks, feds, etc.) Man, I am so disappointed, I had kind of different visions about what a Gentleman is. But I see many a people's mileage vary. I cut and ...
|Aww, wouldn't that be cute?
It's a Girl! If it's true and would be confirmed, I just want to congratulate Pres. Putin to the birth of his baby girl.
|Paradise in Africa
well, you decide. In the Clutches of Rhino ...
|How will State Budget Cuts Affect the Homeless in Baltimore ?
I think that MD Kossacks might want to take note of this and discuss how they could support the effort to pressure the MD legislature to overturn those budget cuts. The Real News posted this video ...
|Why shouldn't it be possible to conquer the world and at the same time make it a little bit better?
Yesterday OPOL posted a diary called " Future Shocked and the Emergent Future " and if I have understood him correctly, he presented a hope and vision that would answer the question in this diary's ...
|This German to Pres. Obama - Don't Listen to Sen. McCain - War is in the Air - Stop it !
Germans have listened and I believe some are not amused. Because I think Sen. McCain is on purpose trying to plant the seeds of hate and division to gain control over European/Ukraine/Russia ...
|Ukraine - Europe - US - Stop Playing Russian Roulette With Civilians And Soldiers
UPDATE (1:37 pm EST) Here is an opinion piece in English by former German Ambassador to the US (Social Democratic Party). I liked the man somewhat and not only because he is from the Social ...
|I just wonder ... what you think ... about this ...
Oh no, not a diary, just a hint to an article in Mother Jones, that got me so interested that I made it half through. While reading I couldn't help thinking about the dailykos "War on Women" series.
|Now You Can Read Again What Makes Me Cry.
I beg you to read this article, read it carefully and to the end. I will not say much, but hope it will touch your mind, touch your heart and make you stay silent for a while. Just think about how ...
|Liberian Nobel Laureate Ghowee Speaks Truth to the UN - About Boko Haram
Nobel laureate Gbowee tells UN to face up to world of fear "We find ourselves at a place where the need for international peace is even greater now than (at any time) in the history of our world," ...
|I am not a professional archivist - but here is why I would love to be one
This email arrived in my inbox this morning. I loved the story of an unopened box in the dusty basement of a radio station's archival storage room, a station I listen to almost every morning, ...
|A Primer For Frankophil Dailykos Readers
In case there are some francophile Dailykos readers here, you might go through the link I post below. There are all kinds of things that give you a lot to learn about. Don't ask me what's written in ...
|Do You Understand Now Why I Am Crying?
Update : Due to the comments I post here the link to the Sueddeutsche Zeitung , which has so far the most detailed and fairest description of what has happened also with regards to the police ...
|Apologist for Terrorism? - Arrested!
Update 1:20 pm: I think the case of Dieudonné M’Bala M’Bala would be evaluated by some Cameroonians as a case of "Charming Sourcerer" and I think you should know that they are feared for their ...
|White on Black - A No Comment Diary
White Pride: White Pain:
|French Cartoonist Fighting PEDIGA 'Con-Artists' and More Hypocracies
Oh well, it's so complicated, isn't it? The extreme right-wing group of PEDIGA tries too to use the attacks on Charlie Hedbo to white-wash their hands from their own racist anti-immigrant, ...
|From Berlin, Germany, with Love
A German-Turkish Woman in Berlin:
|NYT - Suspect Chérif Kouachi Trained in Yemen
Here is a link which I consider revealing. The New York Times has just published this article a couple of hours ago. Suspect in Paris Attacks Trained With Al Qaeda in Yemen, U.S. Official Says - ...
|Three gunmen arrested, one killed
Update: RT, Guardian and local police say that this is not confirmed. Say thank you to twitter. RT @SchamsEU France's Anti-Terror Police just caught the 3 #ParisShooting gunmen in Reims: 2 ...
|Release the Full Torture Report to the Public before Jan. 1, 2015
Yes, Senator Udall, and, for that matter a lot of other members of the Senate's Select Committee on Intelligence, yes you can release the full 6,700-page, still-secret report, the “Committee Study ...
|My letter to Santa Claus - Please Read
I have but one wish. Santa Claus should read the following report. Then have a serious talk with God. After having heard God's advice, he should hurry up and push his reindeer to gallop straight ...
|Media, Poland and the US Torture Report
Polish ex-president admits to secret CIA prison after U.S. torture report released POLAND: FIRST ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF SITE’S EXISTENCE Kwasniewski was in power from 1995-2005 but like other left-...
|A Little Break Away from Ferguson Africa Stop Ebola - Thanksgiving Diary For Tomorrow
With all the deeply felt anger and depression in the last days over the Ferguson events, I wanted to bring you something to escape to for tomorrow's Thanksgiving Day. May be you want to listen to ...
|To WB Reeves: admitting my lack of knowledge and trying to take back some of my comments
Yesterday I reacted to a diary from WB Reeves Leaving America . The wording in his diary triggered some straight words from my side, which were not taken all too friendly by the diarist. The issue ...
|Markos: Big lesson from today is that Republicans win big when seniors dominate the electorate.
So, does that mean he thinks that seniors are at fault for Democrats losing so many races ? Confuses me.
|An Nigerian Virologist Speaks Out About Ebola
I think this interview presents some view points that I haven't heard before in this clarity. Just a shout out and link below the orange ornament to an article I suggest to read.
|Citizenfour - Secrets and Revelations
After shortly listening to Laura Poitras introducing her documentary "Citizenfour" on "Democracy NOW", I decided to see the film: She said among others that she had to move to Berlin to edit her ...
|Out of Africa Adventurous Safaris Musina Mafia - Rhino Killers
It doesn't get any sicker than that. I have no words. U.S. Indictment Accuses South African Brothers of Trafficking Rhino Horns - Safari outfitters allegedly duped hunters into paying ...
|Again: Anyone here would agree with this commentary ?
Last week I linked to an essay by Christiane Hoffmann: Freedom vs. Stability: Are Dictators Worse than Anarchy? and asked you if you agree with her commentary. I got some responses, some ...
|Do You Know What Forced Arbitration Means?
I was glad to have found the link to this documentary through a re-tweet from JHutson of this article from the Public Justice Foundation. It contains a new documentary, narrated by Robert Reich, ...
|Anyone here would agree with this commentary?
Ah yes, I admit, I thought along those lines ever so often in the last two years, especially since the war expanded into Syria. But I guess that's an unpopular thought around here? Just a shout-...
|For the Record II: Dailykos at the People's Climate March and NYC Meet-Up - Photo Diary
Tuesday I posted a photo diary about the People's Climate March. Here is part two, showing just photos of our NYC dailykos group walking proudly with the Dailykos banner and later on at the NYC meet-
|For the Record - My Photos from the People's Climate March - Sept. 21 - Long Photo Diary
People here know by now that I am just a lurking photographer, who works with a dinosaur camera and doesn't know how to do anything fast enough. That means I am too late for anything new to say or ...
|Why I March: An American Symbol Threatened by Climate Change
If even the Bald Eagle, an American symbol, is threatened by climate change, there shouldn't be any hesitation for any of you to come to NYC and participate in the People's Climate March , sign up ...
|Constitutional Amendment to Overturn Citizens United - 3 Million Petitions Delivered
Note: Please refer to Carissa Miller's diary for a much more detailed report. I can't match her photos, but for those of you who would like to listen to the video footage of Sen. Klobuchar's, Sen. ...
|Yearly DC/MD/VA Kossack Meeting Aug 23 - A Feedback Report
Hi everyone in dailykosland, province of CUA. I can report back to you that we had a very good meeting with lots of talk last Saturday in Washington DC. I have a couple of pictures, but no food ...
|Join the People's Climate March in NYC - All About CARBON -
Marchons! 48 Hour People's Climate March Recruitment Storm: Thursday August 21st at 12 Noon through Saturday the 223rd at 12 Noon Climate Change is the most powerful weapon to ...
|NN 2016 - I want it to be in Washington DC on the Washington Mall !
Ater reading kos' diary and thinking back and forth about what he said and the readers posted in the comments, I have to say that I don't accept any excuse anymore to not organize a Netroot Nation ...
|Will We Stop Dominion's Cove Point Gas Exports in Maryland?
I sure hope so - We will - We should - God willing - And Gods are willing, united to not let us mess up their creation - Or do you really believe they let us get away with it ? - They won't - That's ...
|Stop Gas Exports at Cove Point, MD - Rally July 13th at US Capitol
Shout-out to DC/MD/VA Kossacks. There is a rally at the US Capitol I would like you to pay attention to and invite you to participate. Please watch the videos, let it sink in and spread the word. If ...
|Simple Question: Why Not Stop All Recommending?
I have the feeling that my title is grammatically not correct. Should it say: "Why not stop recommending everything or anything ? Geez, I feel so embarrassed to not knowi what would be correct ...
|A Woman to Watch Out For
Just a shout-out for those, who can't stop thinking about the Ukraine. This article about Yulia Tymoshenko I think should be read . I admit I am prejudiced with regards to Yulia Tymoshenko, that's ...
|I like Barefoot Economics and what Manfred Max-Neef has to say about Snowden
It's better to listen to the broadcast than to look at the video: Chilean Economist Manfred Max-Neef: US Is Becoming an "Underdeveloping Nation" - Part 1 of 2 Chilean Economist Manfred Max-Neef:
|Last Call to Join the NoKXL Reject and Protect Procession on the National Mall this Saturday.
Update: Are you a fan of Neil Young? Then you should join us, because he will be at the Mall and join the C.I.A. Thanks to Kossack northerntier I got the following videos and information via email.
|Reject and Protect - NoKXL Fighters Arrive at the Washington Mall - A Photo Diary
This morning the Cowboy Indian Alliance officially opened the Reject and Protect tipi camp on the National Mall. I had to work and couldn't take my own photos of the opening ceremonies, but 350.org'...
|Update - Follow the C.I.A. Ceremonies at the Washington Mall in DC
I am getting obnoxious. But I can't help myself. The Cowboy Indian Alliance has a whole week of programs on the Washington Mall starting tomorrow. If I hadn't to work I would be there at least to ...
|Pres. Carter in Cahoots with Indians and Cowboys - Update on April 26 NoKXL March
Updated Meeting Direction for Saturday: Please use the Smithonian Metro Station and walk over the tipi camp and stage. I couldn't resist this title just to a remind you that the Cowboy Indian ...
|DC Kossacks Welcome Peregrine Kate at the NoKXL Resist and Protect Rally to the White House
Beloved Peregrine Kate will be in Washington DC ! I would like to welcome her on April 26th in a welcome meet-up near the Washington Mall and the White House. We intend to march at the "Reject and ...
|Comments of Former German Chancellor Helmut Schmidt on the Crimean Crisis
Former German ...
|Chacounne meets Kossacks from MD and DC
Alors, mes amies (forgive my french, but with a Canadian guest I have to show some words in French) ... that was my first welcome meet-up I tried to put together and imagine ... c'était formidable !
|Update I: DC Kossack Welcome Meeting for Chacouune
UPDATE: I decided to change the DC Kossack meet-up location on Thursday evening to the Union Station - Center Cafe location. Please make a note of it. Metro Station stop at the Red Line, Blue Line ...
|Update: DC Kossack Welcome Meeting for Chacounne
UPDATE : I decided to change the DC Kossack meet-up location on Thursday evening to the Union Station Center Cafe location. Please make a note of it. Metro Station stop at the Red Line, Blue Line ...
|Announcing DC Kossack Welcome Meeting for Chacounne
Dear fellow DC, VA and MD Kossacks, this an ad-hoc diary announcement for a meet-up in Washington DC designed to welcome Chacounne, who is coming in from Canada to attend a conference. I hope that ...
|The Bakken Boom - Kid's Views
These are the videos I like. Honest and to the point. We have similar footage, but I am not allowed to post it. This one I can post. I got it in my mailbox from High Country News . Have a look ...
|How Do You Like A German Fighting Google?
Just read this article: Google Is So 'Arrogant They Do Whatever They Like . I don't know the guy Mosley per se, but I like him fighting Google.
|I Can't Solve A Problem I Can Not See PIT Homeless Count in DC
National City Christian Church Washington DC When I signed up as a volunteer in this years "Point-in-Time" (PIT) count of homeless persons in Washington DC, I didn't know anything about the survey. ...
|A Homeless Person's Gender Identity - Do We Need to Know It ?
Note: I think the poll is not working as intended. You can't choose several answers simultaneously. If you like to answer those questions, do so in the comment and indicate the question's number or ...
|Some Answers to Freedom Industries Bankcruptcy Filings
When I first heard about the bankruptcy filing of Freedom Industrie on Chris Hayes show, I couldn't quite understand some details that related to the incorporation of another company, Mounteneer ...
|Update: More on Bankruptcy Filing of Freedom Industries
I try to write a little bit more, still not the most important things, because I don't understand them. Chris Hayes in "All in with Chris Hayes" this evening has amazingly mind boggling new ...
|Fast Track, TTPA and Wikileaks - What's the Impact on Environmental Protection ?
Can someone, who understands it, explain what the consequences would be if the proposed Fast Track or Fast Track passes with regards to the TTP negotiations and what kind of consequences it would ...
|Homeless Data and Hypothermia Stations in Washington DC
Photo shared from the facebook pages of The Community For Creative Non-Violence (CCNV) and The Community Partnership for the Prevention of ...
|Checking for JTinDC
This is just a short note to say that I am worried about JTinDC. It is very cold in Washington DC and we had no word from him to know if he had found either a shelter place or other transitional ...
|If Putin can pardon Khodorkovsky, why can't Obama pardon Leonard Peltier ?
Note This is a rant. I speak only for myself. In no way do I speak for the community of American Indians on this blog or anywhere else. My rant should be understood as reflecting my personal ...
|If it’s a male Veteran, it’s America’s fault, if it's a women Veteran, it's her fault.
Exactly that is what Jaspen Boothe told us a couple of days ago in an interview. She was talking about homelessness among her sisters, the women Veterans of the United States. I listened up and ...
|A Connecticut Yankee at an Ancient Indian Mound
This is the title of the Prologue of a book I learned about this morning. I recommend everybody to read it. The books's author is Craig Steven Wilder and the title ...
|If a German doesn't like what you are doing
... she/he is going to tell you. Which is now official. For your reading pleasure: Out of Hand': Europe Furious Over US Spying ...
|Help a Longtime Fellow Kossack - Follow Up I
I have met JTinDC again tonight and handed over the laptop donated by Gordon20024 as well as the rest of total amount of 260.00 dollars we collected. . JTinDC told me to tell you that he is very ...
|Help a Longtime Fellow Kossack - Follow Up
Hi you friendly Kossacks, I just would like to inform all those, who followed Boothroyd's fundraiser diary for JTinDC last Friday, of where your efforts have lead me to. First of all I want to ...
|God Save the Queen - Revocation of Independence
You might all enjoy that more than me because I don't have time to read it. But it's supposedly funny. In a fit of anger her majesty Queen Elizabeth II issued the following letter to the citizens ...
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|German Spy Ship "Oker" Heard Some Things ...
"Der Spiegel" reports this morning that the ( "Boulevard Newspaper for German Dummies" ) Die Bildzeitung" says that Assad Commanders Wanted to use Chemical Weapons Since Months - German Spy Ship ...
|Samantha Powers and The Weaponization of Human Rights
I just listened to Samantha Power's words she spoke an hour ago at the Center of American Progress. At the same time I was reading through and listening to the transcript of Obama's press conference ...
|McCain vs the Town Hall People
Thought you might want to look at McCain in yesterday's Townhall Meeting here and here ...
|Text of Senate Foreign Cmte Syria Resolution
This is the text that Reid will introduce tomorrow at noon and the first version of whatever the Senate will be voting on next week.
|Al Arabiya: Syrian FM Says Syria Will Not Change Position
Al Arabbiya reports that Syria vows to respond if attacked, warns of World War III In an exclusive interview with AFP, Faisal Muqdad said the government would counter a potential intervention ...
|Some Soundbites from Putin, Netanyahu and Iran Today
Update to add comments from Iran and point out that samples collected by the UN Chemical Weapons inspectors from Syria are now in Germany at the WIS laboratory. So far, Iran's response to the ...
|Ban Ki-moon Tries to Show Some Muscles
From AP: By PETER JAMES SPIELMANN= ^Associated Press= UNITED NATIONS (AP) _ U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday warned that any ``punitive'' action taken against Syria for an alleged ...
|Can You Destroy all of Syria's Chemical Weapons?
According to the data "Der Spiegel" reported about in this article Why Syria Will Remain a Chemical Weapon Superpower , the answer is no. According to experts Syria's chemical weapon arsenals ...
|Where is the Logic ?
President Obama said among others on Friday: ... I'm comfortable going forward without the approval of a United Nations Security Council that, so far, has been completely paralyzed and unwilling ...
|How can I find technical support ?
We used to have an email account "we"@msn.com. Since almost a year or so, we can't access to this account. We never changed that password, so no possibility that we "forgot" the valid password. I ...
|This Brother Speaks for Me - A Principled Black Leftist
I apologize to come back to this diary only this late in the night. I got hold up on my way back home from work and had to attend other responsibilities. I will try to read through all your ...
|An Interview with Thomas Drake
For our coverage about the Snowden case, our studio has produced an interview with Thomas Drake. As this is in English, I thought, some of you might be interested in listening to it. It has been a ...
|From Hop to Hop to Hop - Are You a Suspect ?
Update: Sorry, I didn't see this was diaried intensely by The Free Agent. I had no time to read through the material here at dailykos this morning and just wrote this spontaneously the moment I ...
|WYFP ? - I have a FP - Seduce a Tech and Help Me
I have asked the helpdesk a long time ago. No response. I gave up. But I am mad. It should be a simple thing to tell me how I can help myself. Because I can't find out HOW to fix MFP. I donated a ...
|These Bedfellows aren't Strange
What else didn't surprise you? You have known it all along, don't you? Just didn't want to believe it, right? This is all the shit of bulls you can shake a stick at. (if that is proper English). ...
|How German Telecom Spies on Germans
In case you don't know who you are and what you were doing when, this is an example of how you can spy on yourself and discover what and where you have been and talked to whom about what ... in case ...
|Markos, Ban Snark.
Attention: I had written this diary on Saturday June 15th and had deleted it shortly after that, because I didn't like myself for having written it. It was written out of exhaustion, frustration ...
|Deleting Non-Diary Diaries
Are there any "customs" or "regulations" that one shouldn't delete a diary which the author really doesn't want to keep, because they are just "non-diaries" coming to light out of the moment and not ...
|Distract Yourself: Read "Der Spiegel" Commentary
You know it's from the guy you all don't like, because he is too "extreme... and doesn't represent the German people" or something. But he is talking about the Britishs and the Germans and "...
|"Obama Says He is Following all Legal Channels in Snowden Case
... working with other countries to ensure rule of law is observed." That's an Obama quote. What are these legal channels ? What are the rules of law and which country's rule of law is he ...
|Top Five Regrets of the Dying
That's what happens if you read "The Guardian" to look for the latest revelation from Snowden et al. It turns out you gain wisdom from doing just that. You get into territory that messes up all what ...
|Your President in my Old Hometown
he, can't help it, I am so exited to see this happening. Livestream in German TV of Obama speaking at the Brandenburg Gate: Obama at Brandeburg Gate, speaking soon or here: Obama's Speech in ...
|All That Makes Me Nervous !
I just started to read this commentary from Jacob Augstein, son of the founder of German weekly magazine "Der Spiegel" and regular weekly columnist for the online edition of "Der Speigel" there. ...
|The Good German - An Example
There are a lot of hurt feelings, outrage and efforts here on dailykos to get a handle on labelling people with expression that refer to the "Third Reich, Hitler and Nazis". Godwin rules to be ...
|2013 DC/MD/VA - Photodiary - Going forward to our 2014 Meet-up - Looking Back on Memory Lane
Update: Hi Marylanders, Virginians and Washingtonians ! JamieG from MD asked me to republish this old diary from 2013 to wet your appetite to meet again on Aug. 23rd, 2014. Same location. I hope ...
|Obama's Reaction to Secret Government Surveillance
For what it is worth, here is part of a transcript, which includes Obama's reaction to the current discussion about secret government ...
|If we all quit our contract with Verizon ...
... what would happen? Which provider could we choose instead and be sure that they don't obey by whatever orders they get from whoever they get them to snoop into our telephone habits, if not ...
|Chokwe Lumumba Elected Mayor of Jackson, Miss.
I had no time yet to listen to the full Democray Now show this morning, but when I caught the first introductory sentences of this story I knew I want to read more about the history of Jackson, Miss.
|Other Than Honorable - For the Military Community
A shout out: Pointed through to today's report: "Other Than Honorable: Army Strips Benefits of Wounded Veterans by Kicking Them Out for Misconduct" , I started to look at the source for that report ...
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