Category: Perspectives

Reprint: Lawsuits claim faulty PG&E Smart Meters started house fires

Friday, November 17, 2017
A device resting on the side of about ten million home in central and northern California is at the center of several lawsuits.

Cofer Black

Cofer Black
Coordinator for Counterterrorism
In office
November 26, 2002 – November 15, 2004
President George W. Bush
Preceded by Frank Taylor
Succeeded by Henry Crumpton
Personal details
Born Joseph Cofer Black
1950 (age 67–68)
StamfordConnecticutU.S.
Political party Independent
Alma mater University of Southern California
Awards National Intelligence Distinguished Service Medal

Joseph Cofer Black (born 1950) is a former CIA official who was appointed Ambassador-at-Large and Coordinator for Counterterrorism by President George W. Bush[1] and led the Office of Counterterrorism in the U.S. State Department until his resignation in 2004. Previously Black served in the Directorate of Operations at the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and Director of the CIA’s Counterterrorist Center (CTC). read on

America’s Awesome Corruption — Especially in Military

ERIC ZUESSE | 24.11.2015 | WORLD / AMERICASMIDDLE EAST

On November 16th, the great journalist on international strategic and military issues, F. William Engdahl, headlined at journal-neo, «Do We Really Want a New World War With Russia?» and he documented that, with military expenditures one-tenth of America’s, Russia achieves at least parity with the U.S. in terms of war-fighting capability. It’s a remarkable article, even though it actually brings together into one place the recent disclosures in many media, regarding vital technologies where Russia far outpaces American capabilities. Of course, that’s what’s necessary to do in order to document the extent of Russia’s areas of clear military superiority. read on

Survey: Diversity Lacking At HLS

 Theresa J. Chung,

A majority of Harvard Law School students are unhappy with the level of representation of women and minorities on the Law School faculty, according to a recent survey.

The survey distributed last May by the Coalition for Civil Rights (CCR), reported that 83 percent of respondents believe the number of minority women on the Law School faculty is inadequate. read on

Psalm 91

Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High
    will rest in the shadow of the Almighty.[a]
I will say of the Lord, “He is my refuge and my fortress,
    my God, in whom I trust.” read on