• williamboardman wrote a new diary post: John McCain’s Big Lie

    2014-10-28 14:57:54View | Delete

    William Boardman  –  Reader Supported News   Sen. McCain Calls Admiral an “Idiot” – Why Do Media Promote That?   Context doesn’t matter with clever kitty videos, but politics is different BuzzFeed, moving up from cute-cat-tricks to catty-Senator-tricks, caused a few ripples in the political swamp on October 22 with its belated, skewed reporting of Republican Senator John McCain calling [...]

  • Thumbnail  By William Boardman – Reader Supported News       Police Go Nuts Over Mumia Abu-Jamal’s Remote Speech in Vermont  

    How a non-event becomes an “event” that ends in anti-climax

      When Mumia Abu-Jamal was the pre-recorded speaker at a Goddard College commencement in Plainfield, Vermont, in 2008, almost no one outside the Goddard community paid any attention. This [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: American War Cries

    2014-10-07 15:53:03View | Delete

    By William Boardman – Reader Supported News    Hysteric POTUS Channels Bushist War Shtick before UN The U.S. without a war is like an apple pie without apples A Nobel Peace Prize recipient is among the loudest voices for war nowadays. Better, this Nobel Peace prize recipient has unchecked power to wage war and uses it willfully in a variety [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: Stupid Stuff on Steroids

    2014-09-30 10:22:06View | Delete

     – Syria and Comic Book Thinking  – American hysteria is a wondrous thing to behold.  By William Boardman – Reader Supported News                 “This president needs to rise to the occasion                            BEFORE WE ALL GET KILLED!” Our hysteria is usually obvious [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: Vermont Blows Off U.S. Constitution

    2014-09-16 15:48:01View | Delete

    Reader Supported News                 Vermont City Acts Unlawfully & Unconstitutionally, Judge Finds  City of Montpelier deprives city employee of due process rights   One of the wonders of the American legal system is that you can win your case in court, only to have the court’s decision extend and magnify the underlying injustice.   This is a [...]

  • Thumbnail Hillary Clinton wants to “Do More Right Than Wrong.” But can we back up that claim? “Hopefully we get it more right than wrong” – organizing principle? As Hillary Clinton was widely quoted as saying recently , “Great nations need organizing principles, and ‘don’t do stupid stuff’ is not an organizing principle.” Maybe others have pointed out that [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: Fukushima Update, Now in Year 4

    2014-09-05 10:20:51View | Delete

    Thumbnail – Reader Supported News   TEPCO’s Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station Fukushima Crisis Continues, Worse Than Reported From Start And the radioactive waste from Fukushima goes to: Fukushima! Nobody in the world knows how dispose of radioactive waste safely and permanently. That’s a given. The Japanese central government is presumably aware that anything it does with still the unmeasured, [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: Saving Yazidis, and…?

    2014-08-22 15:54:56View | Delete

    Thumbnail   By William Boardman – ­ Reader Supported News   Ferguson, Gaza, and Luhansk – What Responsibility to Protect?   Iraqi Yazidi refugees in Newroz camp receive help from International Rescue Committee U.S. takes little responsibility, offers little protection Ferguson, Gaza, and Luhansk bleed all the time these days and the United States does nothing very useful for any [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: What’s “Safe” Radiation?

    2014-08-03 16:20:06View | Delete

    ThumbnailMore Radiation Exposure Won’t Hurt You, Says U.S. EPA  “Protection Standards for Nuclear Power Operations” means what? There is no safe radiation. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of the United States is a full blown oxymoron when it comes to protecting U.S. residents from the danger of increased exposure to ionizing radiation . That’s the kind of radiation that [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: MH17 – Too Much Evidence Withheld

    2014-08-01 18:20:33View | Delete

    MH17 Shoot-Down Mystery Deepens since July 17   By William Boardman ­– Reader Supported News   “Black Boxes Show Shrapnel Destroyed Malaysia Airlines Plane, Ukraine Says”   That headline in the Wall Street Journal of July 28 creates the immediate false impression that there is new information: shrapnel destroyed plane! Before the headline is over, the WSJ begins backtracking [...]

  • http://readersupportednews.org/opinion2/277-75/24973-carte-blanche-for-war-crimes-passes-senate-unanimously

    Weighing the merits of war criminals on any side is a fool’s game. But those playing this game include almost everyone involved with the Israeli-Palestinian struggle, as each pretends to ride a moral high horse that no longer exists, if it ever did.

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: UN Against War Crimes, US Not So Much

    2014-07-28 12:45:29View | Delete

    ThumbnailCarte Blanche for War Crimes Passes Senate Unanimously U.S. alone in vote against investigation of crimes against humanity   “There is blood on every United States senator’s hands.” Is there any doubt that Israelis and Palestinians have been committing war crimes and crimes against each other’s humanity for decades? Objectively, that seems to be a plain fact, [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: Who Shot Down MH17 over Ukraine?

    2014-07-26 11:51:54View | Delete

    Thumbnail– Reader Supported News U.S. Government Backs Some War Crimes, Not Others Amsterdam Airport: Flight MH17 Memorial Are Ukraine and Gaza both part of the same war?  The same day that Israeli tanks crossed into Gaza, to continue killing civilians and the occasional Hamas fighter, MSNBC  decided to ignore the Israeli invasion in favor of wall-to-wall coverage of the presumed [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: Rape at College, Then Rape by College

    2014-07-19 16:39:14View | Delete

    ThumbnailBy WILLIAM BOARDMAN – Reader Supported News Hobart & William Smith Colleges does a Steubenville Two weeks after the fall term started, an unknown number of male students, apparently including members of the undefeated football team at Hobart and William Smith Colleges (Hobart), raped an 18-tear-old freshman girl who’d had too much to drink. Hobart’s response was to [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: American Cruelty: Children At The Border

    2014-07-15 14:31:08View | Delete

    ThumbnailAnother U.S. Foreign Policy Debacle Seeing through the tear-jerking to the guilty U.S. Government The child immigrant crisis is the latest blowback from American imperialism. The pictures of thousands of children huddled in shelters are upsetting, and the tales some tell are horrifying, and that is all a real but sentimental distraction from the entrenched American power that [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: Governor Kasich Kisses Planet Bye-Bye

    2014-07-08 16:11:59View | Delete

    ThumbnailOhio: Poster Child for Mindless Global Self-Destruction  Kill people, kill the planet – whatever makes a big profit is cool   Ohio’s governor pursues an ALEC-sponsored anti-environmental agenda. John Kasich is a smart guy who knows better than to be an overt serial killer, so, as Governor of Ohio , he joins with others who prefer to do their mass [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: WIPP Still Leaks

    2014-07-06 15:56:53View | Delete

    ThumbnailRadiation Releases Continue from Nuclear Waste Isolation Project Something happened in February, something is STILL going on Environmental radiation releases spiked again in mid-June around the surface site of the only U.S. underground, nuclear weapons waste storage facility near Carlsbad, New Mexico. The facility, the Waste Isolation Pilot Project ( WIPP), has been shut down since February 14 , when its [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: F-35 Burns on Runway During Testing

    2014-07-04 10:49:11View | Delete

    F-35 Burns on Runway During Testing   By William Boardman  – Reader Supported News One $100 million Air Force plane leaks oil, another bursts into flame Troubles never seem to end for the F-35 Strike Fighter. Not yet fully operational, the nuclear-capable fighter-bomber recently had different test versions either leak oil in flight or burst into flames on takeoff. [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: How Both Parties Kill The Poor In Virginia

    2014-06-19 12:31:44View | Delete

    Thumbnail Killing the poor is a Republican party value, but it took a Democratic sell-out to seal the deal in Virginia. Politicians’ Mass Killing Masked by Shooting Media Hoopla What do patriot movement shooters in Las Vegas have in common with Virginia Republicans and Virginia Democrat Phillip Puckett? They kill people. They just do it in different [...]

  • williamboardman wrote a new diary post: Iran Saves Iraq!

    2014-06-18 12:19:32View | Delete

    Iran Saves Iraq!     Iran’s Peace Offensive Stabilizes Middle East!    A Guest Commentary by Gen. Victor Guerremonde , USA (Ret.)      All right, you people, listen up!   The solution to Iraq is obvious, simple, easy – and it will NEVER happen!   It will never happen because it’s too obvious, too simple, and too easy!   You’re looking [...]

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