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“Colorado Shooting Is About More Than Gun Culture,” by Dr. Henry A. Giroux

(NOTE: Dr. Giroux has provided written authorization to the diarist to reproduce his work in its entirety for the benefit of the Voices On the Square community. Giroux is also a member of Truthout's Board of Directors. Here's the LINK to his website.)

Colorado Shooting Is About More Than Gun Culture
By Henry A Giroux, Truthout | News Analysis
Monday, 23 July 2012 09:51


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The Economist via Yves Smith: U.S. Cities May Seek $40 Bln Damages Due to Banks’ LIBOR Fraud

With all the noise being generated throughout the business press about LIBOR-gate (the fraudulent manipulation by many of the world’s largest banks of the London Interbank Offered Rate and the LIBOR-OIS spread), it’s nice to see folks finally getting down to brass tacks and discussing just how much money in damages will be sought out by those adversely affected by the scandal on this side of the pond.

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Compliments of the CIA and Homeland Security: By Next Year, Privacy Will Be History

(h/t to Naked Capitalism)

Thanks to the Central Intelligence Agency and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, as early as 2013, privacy as we used to know it will be history.

Say hello to the Genia Photonics' Picosecond Programmable Laser Scanner. (It's coming soon to a public place near you...at the very least.)

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