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9/11 Truth: Scott Forbes describes power-downs in WTC
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The 9-11 Omission Commission
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August 29, 2006

One Year Later: The Real State Of New Orleans - ...Sixty percent of homes still lack electricity...

"Lebanon will be rebuilt before New Orleans is" - ...Hizbullah, the so-called "terrorist" organization will rebuild Lebanon before the Federal government coughs up the relief funds to rebuild New Orleans.

August 21, 2006

Katrina: disaster profiteers pocket millions in deals - ...the reconstruction of the devastated Gulf coast is being severely hampered by waste and inefficiency overseen by "disaster profiteers" who are making million of dollars...The group claims the inefficiency - along with the companies' political connections - follows a pattern similar to what happened in Afghanistan and Iraq.

July 21, 2006

FEMA muzzling La. trailer-park residents - Residents of trailer parks set up by the Federal Emergency Management Agency to house hurricane victims in Louisiana aren't allowed to talk to the press without an official escort...

June 20, 2006

Bulldozing Hope - HUD to New Orleans' Poor: "Go F(ind) Yourself (Housing)!"

June 2, 2006

"A Mercenary Army" - Jeremy Scahill on Blackwater in New Orleans

May 19, 2006

In the Black(water) - The hurricane's aftermath has ushered in the homecoming of the "war on terror," a contract bonanza whereby companies can reap massive Iraq-like profits without leaving the country and at a minuscule fraction of the risk.

May 14, 2006

Hurricanes Are Handy! - For stealing land and whitening up a place.

April 21, 2006

Big business sees a chance for ethnic and class cleansing - Black and poor residents are excluded from the city elections and they're still finding bodies, but America has lost interest.

March 17, 2006

Quick! Vote while the black people are gone - New Orleans to be hit by a second, more Republican, storm

March 14, 2006

Their Levees vs. Our Levees - Hey, it takes a lot of money to keep corrupt politicians in office....

March 13, 2006

Guantanamo on the Mississippi - ...a New Orleans-based criminal justice reform coalition...has just released a report based on more than a hundred recent interviews with prisoners who have been locked up since pre-Katrina and are currently spread across thirteen prisons and hundreds of miles. They found the average number of days people had been locked up without a trial was 385 days. One person had been locked up for 1,289 days. None of them have been convicted of any crime.

March 2, 2006

Presidential Katrina briefing reveals levee sabotage - The Presidential Katrina briefing video leaked to Associated Press and now making the rounds hides the truth about what happened to New Orleans' levees in plain sight.

February 20, 2006

Capitalism is Racism: An Update on the New Orleans Tragedy - "The late Malcolm X said that: 'You cannot have capitalism without racism'...."

February 16, 2006

Contradictions & LIES - Another Photo Summary about Katrina

February 15, 2006

Hurricane Katrina; "National Failure" or Criminal Negligence - The senate investigation of Hurricane Katrina is turning out to be another White House whitewash. The senate strategy has been to characterize the Bush administration’s response as "a national failure" or "bureaucratic bungling" when in fact the evidence proves that the top officials in the administration, including George Bush himself, are responsible for the deaths of hundreds of New Orleans residents.

February 12, 2006

The President KNEW... - (a photo-op summary)...and MORE.

February 10, 2006

Storm Warning: Levee Lies and the War on Reality: White House Knew of Levee's Failure on Night of Storm - They lied because they are not interested in governing, in carrying out the responsibilities of public office; they are interested only in wielding power – untrammeled, unrestrained, unaccountable power, put to the service of their own radical agenda of ideological extremism and crony profiteering.

January 27, 2006

Study: New Orleans could lose 80 percent of black population - Blacks and the poor were disproportionately affected by Katrina, according to the study led by Brown Professor John R. Logan. The analysis concludes that the difficulty in moving back to the city could mean a massive loss of population, overwhelmingly among blacks.

January 18, 2006

Judge Clears Way For New Orleans "Land Grab" - Hearing cancelled to hear 9th Ward residents complaints to stop the bulldozing of 44.000 homes. Judge says all the city needs to do is "notify owners."

January 14, 2006

New Orleans Carpenter Talks About How He Heard Guardsmen talk about "military buddies' ordered to blow levees - Several residents have come forward using their names while talking about hearing a huge explosion at the Industrial Canal. Others coming forward want to remain anonymous, fearing repercussions from Big Brother

January 11, 2006

Were U.S. Government Saboteurs Involved In A Fatal Shootout With New Orleans Police Officers On Sept. 4 At The Danziger Bridge? - Conflicting news and police reports leave a host of questions to be answered about what really happened between police and suspected U.S. government agents.

January 10, 2006

New Orleans: What the media is not reporting and what Congress and the Bush administration are ignoring. - The final death count from Katrina may never be known. Many people were washed out to open waters. There is no one to claim the bodies of the elderly and indigent.

January 9, 2006

Eye Witnesses Living Near 17th St. Levee Say Loud Explosion Heard Just Prior To Raging Waters Flooded 9th Ward - New Orleans resident, Terry Adams, heard "bomb-like explosion" right before he was forced to his rooftop and it floated away downstream. City Bus driver, Ryan Washington, adds hundreds more people with the exact same experience are being ignored by the mainstream media.

January 8, 2006

Sen. Cleland says Katrina-corpse cover-up - Could the assassinated corpses in the floodwaters been witnesses to levee sabotage?

December 10, 2005

Katrina: the crime that keeps on paying off. - No plan to help the poor, racism, intimidation, murder, lies, blockade, slander, mercenaries, corporate profiteering, aid withheld, more racism, military invasion...The aggregate of everything that has been inflicted on New Orleans is an appalling mass crime that continues unabated.

December 7, 2005

Katrina Victims Testify About Ethnic Cleansing, Levee Bomb! - There are numerous witnesses to the explosion sound and divers have found a 30-foot crater at the bottom of the 17th St. Levee that flooded the 9th Ward, said the panel. In addition, they said historically, towns have blown levees upstream to prevent their own town from flooding, so blowing up levees was nothing new for Louisiana.

November 25, 2005

New Information On Sniper Incident Betrays More Evidence Of Federal New Orleans Sabotage - Why would New Orleans police be ordered to shoot and kill Defense Department contractors who were trying to repair canal walls?

Doubts Now Surround Account of Snipers Amid New Orleans Chaos - ...nearly three months later — and after repeated revisions of the official account of the incident and a lowering of the death toll to two — authorities said they were still trying to reconstruct what happened Sept. 4 on the Danziger Bridge. And on the city's east side, where the shootings occurred, two families that suffered casualties are preparing to come forward with stories radically different from those told by police.

November 17, 2005

Volunteers: Police Harassment of New Orleans Relief Workers Escalating - The arrest and alleged abuse of an activist has pushed local relief workers, who have complained of harassment since the early days after Katrina, to demand a solution so they can get on with their vital work.

November 12, 2005

Another Titanic Mistake - The Federal Emergency Management Agency has given the defense contracting agency Titan more than a half million dollars in brand-new contracts for Hurricane Katrina. Here are the top five reasons this was a very bad idea:

November 4, 2005

Nearly five thousand still reported missing from Hurricane Katrina - 4,783 people are still missing...

October 27, 2005

Gentrifying Disaster - "Hurricane Katrina [may] prove to be the biggest, most brutal urban-renewal project Black America has ever seen."

October 23, 2005

Somebody Tried to Kill Hurricane Wilma ... BEFORE She was Born! - ...in this latest imagery of Wilma we seem to be seeing the first visible effort to reduce the strength of a potential hurricane; what we cannot see in this data, is the application of additional technology (by an "opposing team"), potentially attempting to enhance this same storm ... Wilma ... and then move it toward a specific "target" in this undeclared "war."

October 18, 2005

Spike Lee to blame US government in new Katrina film - No stranger to controversy, Lee has already stated his suspicion that the authorities were somehow involved in the flooding.

October 16, 2005

Katrina response was criminal: Farrakhan - "I believe that we can charge the government with criminal neglect," he said. "I firmly believe that if the people on those rooftops (in New Orleans) had blond hair and blue eyes and pale skin, something would have been done in a more timely manner. We charge America with criminal neglect," he said from the steps of the US Capitol.

October 12, 2005

Abuse, Forced Labor Rampant in New Orleans Justice System - In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans authorities are arresting hundreds on minor charges such as breaking curfew or public intoxication, housing them in brutal conditions and then pushing them through a court process that forces most into working on clean-up projects at police facilities...

October 11, 2005

New Orleans: Leaving the Poor Behind Again! - When those in power close the public schools, close public housing, fire people from their jobs, refuse to provide access to affordable public healthcare, and close off all avenues for justice, it is not necessary to erect a sign outside of New Orleans saying "Poor People Not Allowed To Return." People cannot come back in these circumstances and that is exactly what is happening.

October 9, 2005

N.O. Cops Suspected of Stealing Up to 200 Cars - State authorities are investigating allegations New Orleans police officers broke into a dealership and made off with nearly 200 cars - including 41 new Cadillacs - as Hurricane Katrina closed in.

Property grabs and the Gulf - Local governments will likely use eminent domain to rebuild; who will that help?

October 8, 2005

Katrina work goes to officials who led Iraq effort - Top officials who managed U.S. reconstruction projects in Iraq have been hired by some of the same big companies that received those contracts and which are now involved in a rush of deals to rebuild after Hurricane Katrina.

October 6, 2005

The logic of racism in the age of US imperialism - I wonder...what the media will do to erase the lurid racist images of sex and violence they have implanted in television viewers' minds. Absolutely nothing is my guess. When the sympathy of ordinary Americans threatened to become seditious outrage at the government's criminal irresponsibility, the plan to demonize the victims went into effect, tapping into long-established myths of black people as rapists and murderers.

October 3, 2005

No evidence backs up reports of rescue helicopters being fired upon - Among the rumors that spread as quickly as floodwaters after Hurricane Katrina, reports that gunmen were taking potshots at rescue helicopters stood out for their senselessness.

October 1, 2005

Police Took Part In New Orleans Looting, Witnesses Say - The officers are alleged to have taken televisions and Rolex watches, as well as not acting to stop other looters.

September 29, 2005

WHAT THE $#@^#! BLACKWATER AND THE RED CROSS - Blackwater Security is now providing security to the Red Cross! That's right, you heard correctly. Armed mecenaries are providing security to a (supposedly) humanitarian relief organization.

September 28, 2005

Twenty-five Questions about the Murder of the Big Easy - The Mysteries of New Orleans

It doesn't take a weatherman - See those red fingers on the left of the radar? Now whose might those be?

September 27, 2005

New Orleans: nothing to see here. - Well, we now have final confirmation that the horror stories about stabbings and rapes in the dome were fictitious.

September 23, 2005

Blackwater Down - One might ask, given the enormous presence in New Orleans of National Guard, US Army, US Border Patrol, local police from around the country and practically every other government agency with badges, why private security companies are needed, particularly to guard federal projects.

Purging the Poor - New Orleans is already displaying signs of a demographic shift so dramatic that some evacuees describe it as "ethnic cleansing."

Will Rita be used as pretext to reflood New Orleans? - CNN correspondent (and likely British agent) Jeff Koinange said something interesting on Thursday night.

September 21, 2005

Bush Taps Crony for Whitewash of Katrina - The major problem with this is that the proverbial fox will be overseeing the chicken coop. Townsend is a party loyalist. A faithful Republican servant of both the GOP and Bush. And now she'll be reporting to Bush's uber-operative, Karl Rove.

Wash Postie: 'Reasonable' Blacks Believe Levee Plot - "Reasonable" African Americans in New Orleans believe that the Bush administration engineered the levee breaks during Hurricane Katrina in a bid to save the city's white sections by flooding black neighborhoods, Washington Post columnist Eugene Robinson said Sunday.

September 20, 2005

FEMA Employees Lynched for Looting in New Orleans - The badly mangled bodies of three FEMA workers were discovered two days ago, hanging from a tree inside the courtyard of a French Quarter apartment. The bodies, found by U.S. Military Police units engaged in searching for survivors, bore crudely written placards that read, "FEMA THIEF-DIE," "RACIST PIG," and "FEMA LOOTER BITCH."

Will Ed Meese Force Katrina Victims to Glean for Dinner? - Meese, as the "unofficial adviser for New Orleans area reconstruction" and a follower of Christian Reconstructionism will likely attempt to force his "faith-based" theocratic dogmatism on the victims of Hurricane Katrina.

September 19, 2005

Jackbooted Police State Emerging in New Orleans - ...the Steele Foundation apparently has a role in New Orleans. It appears Steele played a role in the abduction and removal of Jean-Bertrand Aristide, the democratically elected leader of Haiti.

Profit system, not nature, main obstacle to rebuilding New Orleans - There are food, clothing, shelter, generators and other supplies aplenty for the suffering people of the Gulf Coast. But the bulk of these resources are in the grip of giant corporations that will only make them available if their profit interests are served.

September 18, 2005

President Bush to America's Millionaires: I Will Keep You Safe from Katrina Sacrifices - Administration officials have "clarified" that their Katrina recovery program will not interrupt an agenda of robust tax breaks for the wealthiest American families and corporations.

Former Attorney General under Ronald Reagan Edwin Meese has become an unofficial adviser for New Orleans area reconstruction. - Back in the 1980s, protest signs sported the slogan "Ed Meese Is A Pig." Twenty years later, the slogan still applies

NOLA Excerpts - The deeper into the neighborhood we got, the more debris littered the deserted streets. "Fuck Bush. Them Bitches Flood Us," was written in black spray paint across a battered brick wall.

September 17, 2005

FEMA's City of Anxiety in Florida - FEMA City, a dusty, baking, treeless collection of almost 500 trailers that was set up by the federal emergency agency last fall to house more than 1,500 people made homeless by Hurricane Charley, one of the most destructive storms in recent Florida history. The free shelter was welcomed by thankful survivors back then; almost a year later, most are still there -- angry, frustrated, depressed and increasingly desperate.

Pentagon covering up shooting incidents in New Orleans and environs? - Reports are emanating out of New Orleans that National Guard, regular military, officers of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, and private security personnel have shot to death homeless and needy survivors of Hurricane Katrina.

Electricity Turned On In New Orleans Neighborhood For Bush, Turned Off When He Left - ...And yet last night, no more than an hour after the President departed, the lights went out.

Bush’s vision for New Orleans: a profiteer’s paradise - Corporate profiteering from the disaster is only the tip of the iceberg. Bush’s allies in the Republican-controlled Congress are urging that reconstruction be accompanied by measures limiting victims’ right to sue, establishing school vouchers, lifting restrictions on federal funds for religious groups, suspending environmental regulations on new oil refineries, waiving the estate tax, and enacting a flat tax.

Doctor says FEMA ordered him to stop treating hurricane victims - In the midst of administering chest compressions to a dying woman several days after Hurricane Katrina struck, Dr. Mark N. Perlmutter was ordered to stop by a federal official because he wasn't registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

September 16, 2005

Who Are The 75,000 Body Bags For? - Questions mount over Hurricane Katrina's death count. Estimates are now well below 10,000 with the death toll currently standing at 648 for Louisiana, Mississippi, and Florida. So, why did the Bush Administration order 75,000 body bags?

BLOCKING THE GRETNA BRIDGE - - by Michael C. Ruppert - Racism and Resource Scarcity May Be Siamese Twins in a Post-Petroleum World

Evidence Cheney was calling shots in Katrina crisis - Have you been wondering who was really running things while the seemingly near-retarded FEMA Director Michael Brown was giving nonstop interviews and press conferences those days after Katrina hit?

Judah Hertz:New Orleans After Schwartzes Are Gone - New Orleans Elite say: ~ "We gave them a bus ticket, a $2000 debit card, and some MRE's. They aren't welcome back'. Judah Hertz is our type of guy, and he is an asset.

Israeli mobster who bought 25% of N.O. office space - In the 25-year history of the modern New Orleans Class A office market, no single owner has controlled 25 percent of the city's top office building market.

September 15, 2005

Amid Katrina Chaos, Congressman Used National Guard to Visit Home - Two Heavy Trucks, Helicopter Were Involved in Lawmaker's Trip at Height of Crisis - The water reached to the third step of Jefferson's house, a military source familiar with the incident told ABC News, and the vehicle pulled up onto Jefferson's front lawn so he wouldn't have to walk in the water

September 14, 2005

FEMA, La. outsource Katrina body count to firm implicated in body-dumping scandals - In other words, FEMA and then Blanco outsourced the body count from Hurricane Katrina -- which many believe the worst natural disaster in U.S. history -- to a firm whose parent company is known for its "experience" at hiding and dumping bodies.

No Photos of Dead "Cockroaches" Allowed in New Orleans - Let CNN sue the Bush administration all it wants. It will make no difference in the new New Orleans, where the Pentagon is in control (along with Blackwater mercenaries and militarized cops) and the First, Second, and Fourth Amendments of the Constitution no longer exist.

New Orleans SWAT Team Thugs Wear Flaming Skulls - A picture postcard of the new Amerika, where flaming skull festooned SWAT Team thugs go house to house dragging out old ladies and seizing legally held firearms

September 13, 2005

US media hails martial law general in New Orleans - No cliché is spared in extolling the martial law commander. He doesn’t speak, he "barks." He doesn’t walk, he "strides." He is, the Post reporter tells us, "a soldier’s soldier, the man you want in the trenches with you, the kind of man who’ll cover your back."


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