All Permits Approved For Metreon Target- Construction To Begin Next Month

I'm picturing people dragging shopping carts across the street to get to the parking garage. All Permits Approved For Metreon Target- Construction To Begin Next Month San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom announced today that all permits have been approved for the city's first Target store- which is set to begin construction in January and open […]

Obama Administration Refuses to Cooperate with Poland CIA Secret Prison Inquiry

DoJ won’t help: U.S. government has refused assistance to Polish prosecutors investigating whether the CIA maintained a secret prison in Poland. The Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights posted a letter from prosecutors on its website saying the U.S. Justice Department in October refused to provide legal assistance requested by Polish investigators by citing a bilateral agreement […]

Why Germans Think We’re Insane

Via Alternet: The European Union has a larger economy and more people than America does. Though it spends less — right around 9 percent of GNP on medical, whereas we in the U.S. spend close to between 15 to 16 percent of GNP on medical — the EU pretty much insures 100 percent of its […]