FBI: Four Georgia militia members plotted to attacks

As a resident of a suburb about twenty miles outside of Atlanta, this news is disturbing on so many levels… MSNBC ‘I’d say the first ones that need to die is the ones in the government buildings’ Four Georgia men in their 60s and 70s were arrested Tuesday, accused of being members of a right-wing… More FBI: Four Georgia militia members plotted to attacks

The $1.2 Trillion Trap: What America Gave Up For 10 Years Of War Since 9/11

Think Progress […] By spending this much money on wars that ended up being America’s longest in history, the United States in some ways fell into Bin Laden’s trap. This money could’ve been used in ways that would’ve invested in America — securing access to health care, a decent education, and infrastructure for alternative energy.… More The $1.2 Trillion Trap: What America Gave Up For 10 Years Of War Since 9/11

Allen West (R-FL) Says the ‘Arab Spring’ Is Actually About Reestablishing the Caliphate

You can’t get farther right than this idiot… Crooks & Liars Extreme right-wing Florida Congressman Allen West, who recently declined to run for United States senate, said in his weekly address that the Arab Spring of democratization in the Middle East and surrounding areas is really about Muslims trying to re-establish the historical caliphate: This… More Allen West (R-FL) Says the ‘Arab Spring’ Is Actually About Reestablishing the Caliphate

Pat Buchanan: Norwegian Right-Wing Terrorist ‘Breivik May Be Right’

This is no surprise, Buchanan has written that Hitler may have been right as well. A Daily Kos Diarist sums it up this way: It’s not every day that a major media personality decides to defend Hitler, but Pat Buchanan is old, cranky, anti-semitic, racist, and has a permanent cot in the MSNBC green room. So… More Pat Buchanan: Norwegian Right-Wing Terrorist ‘Breivik May Be Right’

Hackers Cripple al Qaeda Network

H/T: Don In Mass The Daily Beast A “sophisticated” cyber-hack has crippled al Qaeda’s online communication networks, a terrorism expert said on Wednesday. The attack, which will cut the terror cell’s ability to communicate for at least a few days, was pulled off with “an unusual cocktail of relatively sophisticated techniques.” The strike has the hallmarks… More Hackers Cripple al Qaeda Network

NEW ! The 244 ACCOMPLISHMENTS of PRESIDENT OBAMA

This list will undoubtedly have some points that cross over to the “other” list published here two days ago, but BOTH serve it’s purpose in showing that this President has not been sitting on his butt doing nothing. Click here for an updated version of President Obama’s accomplishments! B4B News ETHICS • Ordered the White House… More NEW ! The 244 ACCOMPLISHMENTS of PRESIDENT OBAMA

Times Square bomber gets life sentence

MSNBC Nightly News ‘Brace yourselves, because the war with Muslims has just begun,’ Shahzad says in court. As the would-be Times Square bomber was sentenced to life in prison Tuesday, intelligence officials warn that Pakistan’s training camps could be preparing as many as 100 Westerners to launch terror plots in Europe. NBC’s Andrea Mitchell reports.  … More Times Square bomber gets life sentence

Anti-Park 51 Rally Attendees Echo Fox News Misinformation And Right-Wing Islamophobia

This is not surprising at all… Think Progress For months starting in May, conservatives, right-wing media, and Republican lawmakers engaged in a campaign of misinformation, paranoia, fear, and anger toward Muslims, sparked by (old) news that the Cordoba Initiative led by Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf would begin an effort to build an Islamic community center and mosque… More Anti-Park 51 Rally Attendees Echo Fox News Misinformation And Right-Wing Islamophobia