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Eugene Debs & Dominique Strauss-Kahn

Note: US presidential candidate of Socialist Party of America, Eugene V. Debs, was America’s most prominent socialist; running for the Presidency of the United States, under the banner of the Socialist Party five times in 1900, 1904, 1908, 1912, and 1920 - the last, ran entirely from his prison cell in Atlanta, Georgia – imprisoned on the grounds of “treason” for speaking out against American involvement in World War I. Debs sought the Presidency of the United States a fifth time from his prison cell in Atlanta, Georgia. Though allowed only one press release per week, Debs still received 913,693 votes. He would be released, but not pardoned in 1921. Debs was admitted to an Illinois sanatorium and died months later on October 26, 1926 of heart failure. Gopal Krishna The Amerikan Police State Strides Forward by Paul Craig Roberts May 19, 2011 The International Monetary Fund’s director, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, was arrested last Sunday in New York City on the allegation of an im

Kanimozhi Faces Jail, Telecom Scam Accused in Jail

Kanimozhi, Tamil Nadu chief minister M Karunanidhi’s daughter and an accused in the 2G spectrum case will face the special CBI court on May 14 for pronouncing the verdict on her and Kalaignar TV managing director Sharad Kumar’s bail pleas. Kanimozhi has been accused of accepting Rs. 214 crore bribe in collusion with former Telecom minister A Raja, now in jail in the 2G scam. The DMK family-owned Kalignar TV got, Raja and Kanimozhi were seen sitting together in the courtroom and constantly talking to each other. An application has been moved in a Delhi court seeking to make Reliance Telecom chief Anil Ambani and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi’s wife Dayalu Ammal as accused in the 2G spectrum scam case as per a PTI report dated 7th May, 2011. The application filed by a Delhi based journalist Furquan alleged CBI was choosing the persons selectively for chargesheeting in the scam. Special CBI Judge O. P. Saini, who is hearing the 2G case, posted the matter for hearing on May


Note:Apropos "BJP's lost opportunity", Business Standard, instead of appreciating the fact that stark facts were made starker for the benefit of the public, strangely A K Bhattacharya (AKB) is quite blatantly suggesting that veteran opposition MP and Chairman of Public Accounts Committee (PAC) should have diluted its report to provide some face saving space to Congress and DMK (besides SP and BSP). It is amusing to note that he has endorsed mild words used in ruling party MP headed Joint Parliamentary Committee’s report on the securities scam wherein Dr Manmohan Singh was termed a “sleeping finance minister”. It is such mildness in the manner of Parliamentary Committees that allowed P Chidambaram and Dr Singh yet again to sleep over their acts of omission and commission. One reads AKB quite avidly but one cannot agree with AKB at all in this matter. The facts are quite glaring PAC DID NOT LOSE THE OPPORTUNITY, IT SERVED ITS PURPOSE, IT TERMED SPADE, A SPADE. It was not

UID Number, Linked to a Global Intelligence Regime

Did you know that UID Number is linked to: Public Information Infrastructure & Innovations National Population Register (NPR) National Knowledge Commission (NKC) APPROACH PAPER FOR A LEGISLATION ON PRIVACY Draft Land Titling Bill 2010 DNA PROFILING BILL, 2007 National Identification Authority of India Bill, 2010 Database of Articles on UID Number L 1 Identities Solution Accenture IBM World Bank National Intelligence Grid Holocaust in Germany Census, Home Ministry TAGUP Union Budget 2009, 2010 and 2011 State Governments NIUs New Company Law Human Rights Radio collar Biometric Technology vendors Surveillance Equipment vendors Commercial czars, private territorial army ASSOCHAM-KPMG report Missing "Strategic Vision on the UIDAI Project" submitted to Planning Commission by WIPRO Wikileaks Pakistan's Identity Scheme Banglade

Chomsky & Obama on Targetted Assassination of Osama, Founder & Leader, al-Qaeda

Note:Targeted assassination attempt by the Government of USA led to the death of Osama Bin Laden, Founder & Leader, al-Qaeda on May 2, 2011. Present and future generations will always ask the Government of USA and its current leader Barack Obama as to why was Osama not arrested and put on trial to underline the events, ideas and policies that led to the emergence of al-Qaeda, a violent political network. Obama like his predecessors remains an admirer of Mahatma Gandhi. In recent years, the landscape of global politics has been shaped by the conflict between Soviet Communism, Protestant Christian and Jew inspired US Capitalism Arabic Islam and Communist China's capitalist experiments. George W Bush administration had argued there were ties between Saddam Hussein and al-Qaeda, warning the dictator might supply the terrorists with weapons of mass destruction. The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States—also known as the 9/11 Commission—however, conclude