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Safety fluid was removed before oil rig exploded in Gulf

Filed in economy, gld, Gold Spot Market by on May 30, 2010 0 Comments

There was, however, a simpler protection against the disaster: mud. An attorney representing a witness says oil giant BP and the owner of the drilling platform, Switzerland-based Transocean Ltd., started to remove a mud barrier before a final cement plug was installed, a move industry experts say weakens control of the well in an emergency. This article is an earlier article written May 6, 2010. WRH permalink

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Systemic Injustice Against Two Longtime Political Prisoners

Filed in Bank Gold, gld, Gold by on May 9, 2010 0 Comments

They’re two of many targeted Panthers, victims of COINTELPRO viciousness, “dirty tricks,” after J. Edgar Hoover’s orders to infiltrate, disrupt, sabotage, and destroy their activist mission for ethnic justice, racial emancipation, and real economic, social, and political equality across gender and color lines. In an earlier article, this writer explained that COINTELPRO is the acronym for the FBI’s secretive, mostly illegal, counterintelligence program to neutralize political dissidents, including alleged communists; anti-war, human and civil rights activists; the American Indian Movement; Black Panther Party members, and today Muslims for their faith, ethnicity, and activism. WRH permalink

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