Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Big Dan's Big News May 19, 2010

Hacking Democracy: we vote on unverifiable, unrecountable electronic voting machines with corporate proprietary software we're not allowed to look at:

Reports of votes flipping on the 100% unverifiable ES&S iVotronic touch-screen voting machines used in Carroll County, Arkansas, have led to a call for removal of the machines. Who could have predicted it?

Vote-Flipping on ES&S Touch-Screens in Carroll County, AR, Reported by County Clerk Candidate, Circuit Court Judge

The mix of states holding elections offer a mix of electoral systems --- from a majority of voters using 100% unverifiable touch-screen machines in use in KY and PA, to a compilation of touch-screen and paper ballot systems run by a company with a disastrous reliability record in AR, to the black hole of all mail-in voting in OR (and in HI).

Family files lawsuit against Detroit cops killing 7-year old

In Detroit, a funeral will be held on Saturday for Aiyana Jones, the seven-year-old girl who was shot dead by police while she was sleeping in her own home. On Tuesday, a lawyer for the Jones family filed a pair of lawsuits against the Detroit police for the killing that has sparked outrage in the Motor City. The attorney, Geoffrey Fieger, says video of the incident shows police opened fire before they had entered the house. We speak to Ron Scott of the Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality and the Rev. Jesse Jackson.

Family of Slain 7-Year-Old Aiyana Jones Files Lawsuit Against Detroit Police

Big Dan's TASER Montage:

In 1984 Perpetual War is Good for the Inner Party Only. It Produces Nothing but as with "The Party" in 1984 the GOP Always Promotes War

The Declining Value Of Work

Do Capitalists Produce Nothing?

Richard Wolff: Capitalism Hits the Fan

Beatles Singles - I Am The Walrus/Hello Goodbye

Beatles Singles - Rain/Paperback Writer

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