Monthly Archives: May 2010

ZIONIST DOGS RAID SHIPS CARRYING AID TO GAZA



Revelation 2:9 (New International Version)
9I know your afflictions and your poverty—yet you are rich! I know the slander of those who say they are Jews and are not, but are a synagogue of Satan.

JERUSALEM – Israel’s storming of a Gaza-bound aid flotilla set off a diplomatic furor, drawing criticism from friends and foes alike and straining ties with regional ally Turkey, which called off planned joint military exercises.

The United Nations Security Council called an emergency session for later on Monday following the killing of 10 of the mostly international activists aboard a six-ship convoy that tried to break Israel’s blockade of Gaza.

Washington said it deeply regretted the loss of life and was examining the circumstances that led to the bloodshed while Turkey, Israel’s strongest Muslim friend in the region, summoned the Jewish state’s ambassador and said it would recall its own.

“This attack is another sign of the reckless levels that the Israeli government’s violent policies have reached,” Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc said in a televised speech.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu canceled plans to meet U.S. President Barack Obama in Washington
on Tuesday, an Israeli statement said, in the wake of the raid.

“Netanyahu decided to cut short his visit to Canada and return to Israel early,” the statement said. Netanyahu has been in Canada since Friday for talks with government leaders.

Israeli commandos intercepted the flotilla carrying 700 people and 10,000 tons of supplies for Gaza before dawn on Monday. Officials said they were met with knives when they boarded the ships, including a ferry flying the Turkish flag.

Israelis advised to avoid travel to Turkey
NBC News reported that 11 Americans were among the civilians aboard the ships. They include a former ambassador and a former State Department official.

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas described the killings as a massacre, and the United Nations and European Union both demanded an inquiry. Rights group Amnesty International said Israeli forces appeared to have used excessive force.

Turkey, which had urged Israel to allow the ships safe passage, canceled three planned joint military exercises with Israel, and Ankara said Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan would cut short an official visit to Latin America to return home.

He described a fatal Israeli commando raid on an aid ship as “state terrorism.”

Erdogan said in Chile on Monday that Israel has shown that it does not want peace in the region and has violated international law.

Television images from Ankara, whose ties with Israel had already soured somewhat since last year following Turkish criticism of Israel, showed dozens of people gathered outside Israeli Ambassador Gabby Levy’s residence in Turkey’s capital.

Jordan and Turkey demonstrations against Israeli attack on aid flotilla



Revelation 2:9 (New International Version)
9I know your afflictions and your poverty—yet you are rich! I know the slander of those who say they are Jews and are not, but are a synagogue of Satan.

Israel in eye of storm over deadly Gaza ship raid


Revelation 2:9 (New International Version)
9 I know your afflictions and your poverty—yet you are rich! I know the slander of those who say they are Jews and are not, but are a synagogue of Satan.

Israel’s allies froze military ties and summoned its ambassadors Monday over the storming of an aid flotilla bound for Gaza, as Muslim leaders slammed the deadly raid as “criminal” and “inhuman”.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said he was “shocked” by the Israeli navy’s assault on a convoy carrying hundreds of pro-Palestinian activists, lawmakers and journalists through international waters towards besieged Gaza.

Ban called on Israel to “urgently” explain itself over the raid, which Israel’s Channel 10 TV left 19 passengers killed and 36 wounded, many of them Turks.

Israel’s closest ally Washington described the loss of life as a “tragedy,” on the eve of talks between President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

“The United States deeply regrets the loss of life and injuries sustained and is currently working to understand the circumstances surrounding this tragedy,” a White House spokesman said.

As the Vatican voiced “deep sadness and concern” and Middle East peace envoy Tony Blair expressed “deep regret and shock” at the loss of life, capitals across Europe summoned Israel’s ambassadors to explain the assault.

Ankara responded with fury, recalling its ambassador from Tel Aviv and warning the assault would have “irreparable consequences” to bilateral ties.

Police held back angry crowds shouting “Damn Israel” outside Israel’s missions to the country, as Turkey accused Israel of a “flagrant breach of international law,” and “disregard for human life and peaceful initiatives.”

Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc also said plans for three joint military exercises with Israel had been scrapped.

Greece, which had dozens of nationals in the convoy, pulled out of joint military exercises with Israel and cancelled a visit by its air force chief, as an aid group claimed that commandos in helicopters had fired on a Greek vessel.

Israel said its troops were attacked after they stormed six ships loaded with thousands of tonnes of aid and with hundreds of activists aboard, and that both sides used live fire.

Muslim leaders united in condemning what Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas called a “massacre” and Arab League chief Amr Mussa said was a “crime.”

The Islamist movement Hamas which rules Gaza urged world Muslims to “rise up” in protest, as Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad denounced the raid as “inhuman Zionist regime action.”

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri called for an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council, which his country currently chairs.

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani “strongly condemned” the attack on a “peaceful flotilla,” as politicians, lawmakers and journalists staged a peaceful protest in Islamabad against Israel.

Egypt condemned the “acts of killing” by Israel forces while Kuwait’s parliament speaker said the storming of the flotilla, which was carrying 16 Kuwaitis including an MP, was a “heinous Israeli crime.”

And Indonesia, the world’s most populous Muslim nation, said “there was no basis” for Israel’s assault.

In Europe, condemnation was equally swift.

The European Union foreign affairs chief Catherine Ashton demanded Israel mount a “full inquiry,” as member states ordered an emergency meeting of their ambassadors to the EU.

Spain — the current European Union president — France, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Austria and Greece summoned Israel’s respective ambassadors, with Madrid slamming the operation as “unacceptable”.

France’s President Nicolas Sarkozy accused Israel of a “disproportionate use of force.”

Germany’s Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said he was “deeply concerned” about the deaths, while Italy’s Foreign Minister Franco Frattini “deplored” the loss of civilian life.

British Foreign Secretary William Hague similarly deplored the loss of life, saying Israel must “act with restraint” — but also said London had warned of the risks of attempting to access Gaza in defiance of the blockade.

Thousands of Palestinian refugees and activists demonstrated across Lebanon to denounce the raid, some chanting slogans like “Give us weapons, give us weapons and send us on to Gaza.”

Maen Bashur, a Lebanese coordinator for the mission, said activists considered those seized on board the ship as “war prisoners”.

A Cyprus MEP Kyriacos Triantafyllides, who was involved with the mission, said activists had “expected a strong reaction from Israel.”

“But nobody believed it would come to this point, where they would face something akin to an invading army,” he said

Bilderberg 2010 Agenda Leaked


Bilderberg 2010 Agenda Leaked

http://blacklistednews.com/news-8963-0-9-9–.html

By James Corbet – BLN Contributing Writer

Veteran Bilderberg researcher and bestselling author Daniel Estulin has once again acquired a copy of the agenda for the annual meeting of the world’s power elite. In an exclusive interview with The Corbett Report earlier today, Estulin revealed what the Bilderbergers will be discussing at this year’s confab in Sitges, Spain on June 3-6, 2010.

Download an mp3 of the interview by clicking here or listen in the player below:

According to the documents—which Estulin obtained from his sources inside the secretive group—issues to be discussed in this year’s formal deliberations are:

1. Will the Euro Survive?

2. Development in Europe: Europe’s Exit Strategy…On Hold?

3. Do We Have Institutions to Deal With the World Economy?

4. Greece: Lessons and Forward-looking Strategies

5. NATO and Afghanistan: The Practical Agenda for the Alliance

6. Iran and Russia: Economic and Financial Threats to the Alliance

7. The Consequences of War Against Terrorism

8. The Influence of Domestic Issues on American Foreign Policy

9.The Outlook for Japan’s Economy

10. The Future of the U.S. Dollar: Alternative Scenarios

That the Bilderbergers—essentially a talking shop for European and North American power players—are interested in discussing the current meltdown of the European economy should come as no surprise, especially as the group’s attendee list includes many of the key financiers and string pullers who helped steer Europe into the crisis in the first place. Past attendees of the meeting include current EU President Herman Van Rompuy who got the job as the first non-elected head of the undemocratic European Union after a special wine and dine session with Bilderberg steering committee members. Last year he heralded the beginning of global government, praising the increased role of G20 in dealing with the global financial crisis. Other key Bilderbergers include Jean-Claude Trichet, who, as head of the European Central Bank, was instrumental in helping to craft the current European bailout which itself is designed to incentivize the bankruptcy of Europe. Trichet, too, also recently called for global government to regulate the world economic meltdown that his fellow Bilderbergers helped to create.

Those familiar with the Bilderberg group’s long-cherished dream of achieving global government through the creation of an international financial framework will be unsurprised to see that a debate on the question “Do We Have Institutions to Deal With the World Economy?” is the third order of business at this year’s meeting. Nor will it be a surprise when the question is inevitably answered with the standard globalist line that international institutions like the IMF and the World Bank need to be “strengthened” and even given enhanced regulatory powers as a result of the crisis they have brought about, exactly as Bilderberg observers have been predicting for years. Indeed, as Estulin himself notes in his latest book, Shadow Masters, former U.S. Undersecretary of State George Ball expressed the ambition of the globalists in an address to the 1968 Bilderberg meeting in Mont Tremblant when he stated that they were interested in developing a “world company” to take over the “archaic political structure of nation states”

Other items on the agenda are exactly in line with the issues and plans made at last year’s Bilderberg and those ideas debated at last year’s G20 Finance Ministers meeting, both of which Estulin was able to infiltrate with his inside sources. The fact that the Iran-Russia alliance is on this year’s agenda is doubly telling, not only because a strike against Iran was on the table at this year’s Trilateral Commission meeting, but because, as Estulin notes in today’s interview, it indicates that the real object of the Bilderbergers’ aggression against Iran is the destabilization of Russia, a country that has traditionally been a thorn in the side of the globalists.

Perhaps the only thing that is surprising about this year’s leaked agenda is that the secretive group, which has gone to great length to conceal itself from media and public scrutiny, has failed to take precautions to prevent Estulin and his sources from acquiring the information yet again. “I’m a little bit disappointed in the Bilderbergers,” he said on the line from Spain, where he currently resides. “I would think they would have taken certain precautions and measures, especially coming to my part of the world.”

While the agenda is only a guide for the larger group discussions and the real decision-making takes place among the core members of the group behind closed doors, it does serve as an indicator of the issues and events that are preoccupying the globalists at this sensitive stage of their operation, just as they begin to realize their dream of instituting global government by manufacturing a global depression. Even as these plans begin to come to fruition, the people of Iceland, Greece, and other developed countries are beginning to rise up en masse to throw off the yoke of financial oppression and key Bilderbergers are openly talking of their fears of a global political awakening.

This year’s conference marks a new level of exposure and opposition to the Bilderberg group itself. Daniel Estulin will be making an historic speech to the European parliament on June 1st along with Mario Borghezio, Nigel Farage, and other key MEPs. Then Charlie Skelton, reporting once again for the UK’s Guardian newspaper, will be taking part in a mass counter-conference where those opposed to the Bilderbergers and their secret proceedings will gather to draw attention to the group.

Stay tuned to corbettreport.com for all of the latest information on this year’s conference, including an update from Estulin about what his sources are able to reveal about the meeting’s proceedings. Coverage starts this Sunday with the release of Episode 131 of The Corbett Report podcast, “Bilderberg 2010.”

Global rebound anemic: Roubini



On Monday May 31, 2010, 11:39 am EDT
By Guillermo Parra-Bernal

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Advanced economies face years of anemic growth and the risk of a double-dip recession as their citizens cope with sluggish employment and highly indebted governments, economist Nouriel Roubini said on Monday.

A sovereign debt crisis in the euro zone has rattled financial markets in recent weeks as investors worry that fiscal austerity measures dictated by a $1 trillion European Union-International Monetary Fund rescue plan could stifle already hobbled global growth.

In contrast, some emerging markets risk overheating and are showing symptoms of a potential asset bubble.

“Labor market conditions will remain very weak in some advanced economies,” said Roubini, known as Dr. Doom and most famous for having predicted the U.S. housing crisis.

“Savings will have to rise faster than consumption for the coming years. That is why growth will remain anemic,” Roubini, who heads U.S.-based economic consultants RGE Monitor, told attendants at a seminar in Sao Paulo.

The global economy struggled with a credit crisis in 2008-2009, and investors worry that the fiscal crisis in the euro zone could hamper growth in advanced economies, which only recently began to recover.

Fears over the financial health of the euro zone intensified last week after Fitch Ratings downgraded Spain’s credit rating by one notch, to AA-plus, in a sign that the crisis over Greece’s debt problems was spreading to other euro nations.

Because the Spanish economy is far bigger than Greece’s, a crisis there would have far more serious implications for the 16-nation euro zone and global growth.

Greece, Spain, Portugal and Ireland face serious competitiveness bottlenecks that could hamper their recovery, Roubini added.

RED-HOT

In contrast to sluggish growth in advanced economies, the risk for emerging markets is overheating and asset bubbles, Roubini said.

Record-low interest rates in advanced economies last year pushed investors toward higher-yielding emerging markets so quickly that countries like Brazil slapped a tax on capital inflow to avoid an overvaluation of their currency.

Interest rates in advanced economies would remain close to zero for a longer time, Roubini added, and it was time for emerging markets to remove economic stimulus to avoid forming an asset-price bubble.

There is also a risk that economies would overheat in the so-called BRIC countries, Roubini said, which include emerging powerhouses like Brazil, Russia, India and China.

Economic activity in Brazil, Latin America’s largest economy, for example, grew nearly 10 percent in the first quarter of this year, a new central bank indicator showed recently. Analysts and officials at international institutions like the IMF have flagged the risk that Brazil’s economy could grow too quickly.

To be able to grow at more than 6 percent a year without fueling inflation pressure, Brazil would have to boost its infrastructure, improve business conditions and implement structural reforms.

“Over the next years you have to push forward with a number of structural reforms to achieve six-plus (percent) growth a year,” Roubini said.

There was also more room for gradual monetary tightening in Brazil to avoid inflation “getting out of control,” he said.

Brazil’s economy is expected to grow 6.47 percent this year, according to the latest weekly central bank survey of local financial institutions.

Economists in the survey, however, kept their forecast for benchmark inflation steady for the first time in almost five months, betting the IPCA consumer index will close the year at 5.67 percent.

China’s economic outlook, Roubini said, was full of mixed signals.

High inflation was a worry and there were signs of an asset bubble forming, he said. But steps by the Chinese to cool the economy could also be counterproductive, posing an additional obstacle to already sluggish global economic growth.

Israel recoils as US backs nuclear move


Revelation 2:9 (New International Version)
9I know your afflictions and your poverty—yet you are rich! I know the slander of those who say they are Jews and are not, but are a synagogue of Satan.

Washington’s unprecedented backing for a UN resolution for a nuclear-free Middle East that singles out Israel has both angered and deeply worried the Jewish state although officials are cagey about openly criticising their biggest ally.
The resolution adopted by the United Nations on Friday calls on Israel to join the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) and urges it to open its facilities to inspection.

It also calls for a regional conference in 2012 to advance the goal of a nuclear-free Middle East.

Israel is widely believed to be the only nuclear power in the Middle East, with around 200 warheads, but has maintained a policy of deliberate ambiguity about its capabilities since the mid-1960s.

The document, which singles out Israel but makes no mention of Iran’s controversial nuclear programme, drew a furious reaction from the Jewish state who decried it as “deeply flawed and hypocritical.”

But it was US backing for the resolution which has caused the most consternation among Israeli officials and commentators, who interpreted the move as “a resounding slap around the face” which has dealt a very public blow to Israel’s long-accepted policy of nuclear ambiguity.

Publicly, the Israel government has not criticised the US position but privately, officials expressed deep disappointment over the resolution, which Washington backed despite intensive Israeli efforts to block it.

According to the top-selling Yediot Aharonot daily, the government of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was “furious with the Obama administration for having failed to prevent the resolution from passing… and for choosing to support it.”

“The American support for the resolution, after decades in which it supported Israel on this issue, came as a complete surprise,” the paper said.

“In the secret talks that Netanyahu held with Obama’s men… Israel was promised that the resolution would not focus on Israel and that if it did, the Americans would vote against.”

The left-leaning Haaretz daily said Israel had been “sacrificed by the US on the altar of a successful conference” in what constituted “a diplomatic victory for Egypt” which has campaigned against Israel’s nuclear arsenal.

Five years ago, the paper recalled, Obama’s predecessor George W. Bush, refused to accept parts of a draft document calling on Israel to join the NPT and dismissed the idea of holding talks to create a nuclear-free Middle East — even at the cost of the conference’s failure.

The controversial resolution was passed just days ahead of a key meeting between Obama and Netanyahu aimed at restoring friendly ties between the two allies which had been soured over a dispute about Jewish settlements.

But the Maariv daily said that Obama’s ‘last minute’ invitation for Netanyahu to visit the White House had clearly been planned with the NPT review conference in mind.

“It is reasonable to assume that the Americans knew they were going to deliver a blow to Israel’s policy of nuclear ambiguity and that Obama wanted to try to minimize the damage,” the paper said.

The move draws a line under a long-held “agreement” between Israel and Washington dating back to 1969 under which the Jewish state was permitted to keep silent on its country’s nuclear potential while holding back from any nuclear test.

In return, Washington agreed not to exert or allow any pressure on Israel over its nuclear capabilities.

“It is an undeniably negative change to US policy” with regards to Israel’s nuclear programme, said Eitan Gilboa, an analyst from Bar Ilan University near Tel Aviv.

Pointing to contradiction between Obama both applauding the resolution and criticising it for singling out Israel, Gilboa said Washington was “losing its leadership role because of the naive and unrealistic” outlook of its president.

Lindsey Williams with Jeff Rense 28 January 2010


BP’s new plan risks worsening oil spill



Amy Bohlke, right, expresses her frustration over BP’s cleanup efforts with about 200 protesters in New Orleans. (Carolyn Cole, Los Angeles Times / May 31, 2010)

By Margot Roosevelt and Tina Susman, Los Angeles Times

May 31, 2010
Reporting from Los Angeles and New Orleans —BP’s plan to sever a leaking pipe as part of an effort to cap its runaway well in the Gulf of Mexico could increase flow by as much as 20%, and the oil giant has no remedy to stop up the well until August, Obama administration and company officials said Sunday.

The risky maneuver, part of an attempt to contain the gusher and divert the oil through a pipe to the surface, could begin Monday or Tuesday.

Administration and BP officials on Sunday sought to shift attention from last week’s failed attempt to choke the well by focusing on expectations that a new cap could divert much of the leaking oil from the fragile ecosystem of the gulf.

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But behind those assurances was the frank admission that the disaster response has fallen back to containment and surface cleanup, not closure, until a relief well reaches the gushing well bore in August and enables engineers to install cement plugs.

“We’re now going to move into a situation where they’re going to attempt to control the oil that’s coming out, move it to a vessel, take it onshore,” White House energy advisor Carol Browner told NBC’s “Meet the Press.” “Obviously that’s not the preferred scenario. We always knew that the relief well was the permanent way to close this.… Now we move to the third option, which is to contain it.”

Browner and BP Managing Director Bob Dudley said a tighter fit and use of warm fluids could prevent a repeat of the first containment effort, which was clogged when methane hydrates congealed inside a containment dome, blocking the flow to the surface and making the dome buoyant.

“If it’s a snug fit, then there could be very, very little oil. If they’re not able to get as snug a fit, then there could be more,” Browner said of the new cap. “We’re going to hope for the best and prepare for the worst.”

Dudley, in his round of appearances on Sunday’s talk shows, expressed greater confidence in the new cap.

“We feel like the percentages are better that we’ll be able to contain the oil,” he told Fox News. “The question is how much of the oil will we be able to contain and the objective is to try to collect the majority through this vessel.”

At the administration’s insistence, Browner said, BP is drilling a second relief well in case the first fails to reach the well. The drilling could have the same challenges that the blown-out well faced — loose formations that caused a loss of drilling fluid, and at least one case of a pipe segment getting stuck, along with expensive instruments inside it, that had to be abandoned, according to BP documents.

In BP’s new effort, robots would use a diamond saw to cut the leaking and crumbled riser pipe cleanly from atop the failed blowout preventer and then install a cap to allow much of the oil to be pumped up to a ship on the surface.

Dudley told Candy Crowley on CNN’s “State of the Union” that the pipe was not restricting much flow, so severing it should not greatly increase the volume of oil spouting from the well.

“There may be a small increase,” he said. “But we should not expect to see a large increase, if any, by cutting this off and making a clean surface for us to be able to put this containment vessel over it.”

Dudley said on ABC’s “This Week” that BP “learned a lot” from the earlier containment failure, and this time it plans to pump warm seawater and methanol down the pipe to prevent the gases from freezing.

Browner said on CBS that Energy Secretary Steven Chu and a team of scientists on Saturday essentially put a halt to BP’s attempt to cap the spewing well with a process known as “top kill,” which injected drilling mud and other materials to try to counter the upward pressure of the oil. The administration team worried the increasing pressure from injecting heavy drilling mud could worsen the leak.

Drilling experts have warned that high-pressure injections could cause a catastrophic collapse of well pipes and leave an open crater that would be impossible to cap.

Asked whether U.S. officials told BP to stop the three-day-long top kill attempt, Browner said, “We told them of our very, very grave concerns” that it was dangerous to continue building up pressure in the well.

Meanwhile, BP chief Tony Hayward, on a tour of a company staging area in Venice, La., sought to refute multiple reports from scientists that vast plumes of oil from the spill are spreading underwater.

Hayward said BP’s sampling showed “no evidence” that oil was massing and spreading across the gulf water column. “The oil is on the surface,” he said. “Oil has a specific gravity that’s about half that of water. It wants to get to the surface because of the difference in specific gravity.”

Scientists from the University of South Florida, University of Georgia, University of Southern Mississippi and other institutions have detected what they believe are vast swaths of underwater hydrocarbons, including an area about 50 miles from the spill site and as deep as 400 feet.

Samples they collected are being analyzed to see whether the hydrocarbons they detected come from BP’s well.

Hayward said the company was focusing its cleanup efforts on skimming and burning the surface oil, dispersing it and setting up booms along the coast to absorb and block the scum. He said the company was narrowing its response to the oil spill to the Louisiana coast and bulking up cleanup forces there for a fight that could last months.

Despite fears, little oil has washed up on the shores of Mississippi, Alabama and Florida, although scientists have indicated plumes could approach Mobile Bay, Ala.

With more than half a million gallons of crude oil spewing into the Gulf of Mexico daily, Sunday’s messages were hardly reassuring to Louisianans who are bearing the brunt of the spill.

In New Orleans, some 200 protesters, summoned by Internet social-networking, gathered across the street from St. Louis Cathedral to express frustration over BP’s cleanup efforts. In the rain, clutching homemade signs that read “BP oil pigs” and “Kill the well now,” they applauded speakers demanding the ouster of BP and other oil giants from the gulf region and more vigorous efforts to save turtles, dolphins, birds and other wildlife.

Patrick Brower, 32, wearing a beige shirt that read “Make Wetlands, not oil,” voiced the concern of many Hurricane Katrina veterans, saying he feared the advent of a new tropical storm season, which starts June 1. “We could have oil in the city,” he said.

Librarian Danielle Brutsche, 37, whose shirt read “Our addiction to oil is killing us,” also raised the Katrina parallel. “It’s like a nightmare you can’t wake up from,” she said.

Actor Tim Robbins, who has been filming a movie in New Orleans, did not speak to the crowd, but he said on the sidelines that a flight he had taken over the spill area about 10 days ago had convinced him that the problem was far worse than most people imagined. “We got down below 3,000 feet and saw huge, huge globs of oil about to hit Raccoon Island,” he said.

But this being New Orleans, and Memorial Day weekend, the crowd was smaller than the one up the street crammed into Cafe du Monde to eat beignets.

margot.roosevelt@latimes.com

Press Release: Groups Urge President to Federalize Response


SEND IN NAVY, HALT THE DISPERSANTS, AND PUT HONORE IN CHARGE, GROUPS SAY

Grand Isle, LA- A coalition of commercial and recreational fishing organizations, native American tribes and local community organizations have joined with environmental organizations to demand a larger, more effective response to the BP oil drilling disaster. Ongoing independent monitoring of the situation in the Gulf documenting the ineffective response from BP has led groups who care about the coast to greet the second visit by President Obama with a call for a significant change.

GRN’s Jonathan Henderson and others in Grand Isle, LA on Friday during the President’s Visit, Photo Courtesy of Newscom.The groups strongly recommend the following immediate changes to the disaster recovery/response:

■President Obama should federalize the disaster clean-up and activate the United States military to become the on-the ground, command and control leader of the disaster clean-up.
■President Obama should order an immediate halt to the use of dispersants, unless and until federal and state natural resource scientists agree on their safety for people, wildlife and habitat.
■President Obama should replace Coast Guard leadership and designate a Federal military disaster response director, similar to General Honore in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina

According to GRN Executive Director, Cynthia Sarthou, “our observations of the clean-up and containment response by BP has left us with the impression that BP does not have the capacity, organization, experience, or understanding of how to keep the oil out of our coast. Further, GRN is deeply concerned by statements made by BP CEO, Tony Hayward, which clearly indicate that BP is attempting to minimize the perceived environmental and economic impacts this disaster will cause in the short-term and long-term, and as such, should be removed from any decision making power over the deployment of clean-up and containment resources.”

Said Captain Keith Kennedy, “BP needs to be writing checks, and shutting down their oil geyser. Period. Everything else should be done by the full force of the U.S. government, and put every coon-ass shrimper to work laying and maintaining boom.”

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HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY


WE INTERRUPT THIS PROGRAM FOR AN ANNOUNCEMENT FROM COLONEL SIXX:

I KNOW YOU DON’T RECOGNIZE THESE IMAGES. THESE COME FROM WORLD WAR II. IN THOSE DAYS, THE GOVERNMENT DECLARED WARS. EVERYONE SHARED IN THE WAR EFFORT. THEY CELEBRATED MEMORIAL DAY. IF SOME STORE WOULD HAVE PUT ON A SALE, THE STORE WOULD HAVE BEEN BLOWN UP AND THE OWNERS RUN OUT OF TOWN.

I KNOW THAT IT IS PC TO HAVE A SELL FOR EVERYTHING NOW. YOU DISRESPECT THE WAR DEAD BY PRACTICING
COMMERCIALISM ON THIS SACARED DAY. HOWEVER, I KNOW THAT YOU ARE USED TO IT NOW. NOTHING IS SAFE FROM CRASS COMMERCIALISM AND DISREGARD FOR LIFE.

I KNOW YOU DON’T KNOW HOW TO PRAY SINCE THEY TOOK GOD OUT OF THE SCHOOLS. YOU DAMN SURE CAN’T PRAY
IN SCHOOL. UNLESS YOU ARE MUSLIM. THE LARGEST POPULATION OF MUSLIMS OUTSIDE OF THE MIDDLE EAST IS IN
DEARBORN MICHIGAN. THE LARGEST POPULATION OF MEXICANS OUTSIDE MEXICO CITY IS IN LOS ANGELES. THESE PEOPLE ARE GOING TO FINISH YOU OFF AND TAKE WHAT’S LEFT OF YOUR COUNTRY. UNLESS YOU DO WHAT? YOU CAN’T
DO IT. THE MEN DRINK ESTROGEN AND THE WOMEN ARE TURNING TO EACH OTHER. THE BIRTH RATE AMONG AMERICANS
IS AT THE LOWEST POINT IN AMERICAN HISTORY. THE ONLY PEOPLE HAVING BABIES ARE ILLEGAL ALIENS.
THERE ARE 1,875 BLACK BABIES ABORTED IN AMERICA EVERYDAY. EVERYDAY. THAT MEANS THAT BY THE END OF THE
UPCOMING WORK WEEK, THERE WILL HAVE BEEN MORE BLACK BABIES KILLED IN AMERICA THAN SERVICE MEMBERS AND CONTRACTORS IN IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN SINCE 2003. DID YOU GET THAT?PLEASE FORGIVE ME FOR INTERUPTING YOUR DAY WITH THIS TRIVIA.

WE NOW RETURN YOU TO YOUR REGULAR PROGRAM ALREADY IN PROGRESS. BACK TO SMOKING METH, GETTING DRUNK, FINGER FUCKING YOUR BROTHERS WIFE, SCREWING THAT LITTLE BOY THAT IS IN YOUR CLASS THAT IS 15 YEARS YOUNGER THAN YOU, AND SUCKING THE DICKS OF LITTLE BOYS FOR YOU GOOD OLD CATHOLIC PRIEST. YOU ARE FREE TO GO BACK TO BEING A SINGLE DIGIT, LOW FREQUENCY, NEW WORLD ORDER SLAVE FUCK.
HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY, MORON