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KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report

by : Michael P. Wright
Sunday July 31, 2005 - 19:49
30 comments

I have not been keeping this a secret all this time. I started putting this information online at my own website in December 2002.

In the fall of 2001, a librarian at the University of Oklahoma in Norman (OU) told me that she was present when the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) conducted an interview about the fact that an airline ticket for a 9/11 hijacker was purchased from a computer terminal at that school’s library. She said it was for United Flight 93, which crashed in Pennsylvania.

This is very important. The purchaser was not a hijacker. He was a white American male and a temporary library employee. Apparently the FBI already knew the IP address of the terminal, and with that evidence librarians were able to locate it in the facility. The librarian speculated that he was a neo-Nazi who shared Al-Qaeda’s hatred for Israel.

Months passed, and no one was ever arrested for this. I began to suspect that the purchaser was a covert CIA operative infiltrating Al Qaeda, and that immunity from arrest was quietly arranged for him later. In response to Freedom of Information Act requests, the FBI has refused to identify him and will not answer the question about whether he was arrested. They have stated that the requested material "is located in an investigative file which pertains to a pending investigation." It occurs to me now that, if my suspicion is correct, they are relying on the 1982 Intelligence Identities Protection Act as justification for not answering my question.

If he were indeed a CIA operative and still alive, then Americans do not need to know his name (but I actually suspect that he is dead.) We do deserve to know whether he was a covert operative. If I am correct, then he clearly crossed a terrible boundary from legitimate surveillance to active participation in a horrendous crime. The U.S. Congress and the public deserve the opportunity to scrutinize this kind of "surveillance." It obviously was not effective in obstructing the 9/11 attack. On the contrary, it facilitated it.

A declassified CIA document confirms that the agency not only infiltrates terror cells, it also manipulates them (CIA-RDP85-00671R000200250001-4). I suspect that this 9/11 ticket purchase gives an example of their style of "manipulation." The president of OU is former U.S. Senator David Boren, patron and mentor of ex-CIA director George Tenet. I have earlier reported some details about this relationship to Bella Ciao : http://bellaciao.org/en/article.php...

KOCO-TV Broadcasts It But Later Conceals It

Four different people have told me of seeing an Oklahoma City KOCO-TV news broadcast about the ticket-purchasing incident at OU. In October 2003, I called KOCO and tried to buy a videocassette of this broadcast. A woman at the news desk named Melissa confirmed that they had reported this, and then transferred me to the voice mail of Terri Watkins, the reporter who made the broadcast. I left a message there asking to purchase the videocassette.

To my surprise and indignation, when I checked my answering machine later, there was a message from Watkins denying that the station had reported it. Obviously, the station was pressured into suppressing the report. The pressure probably came from the CIA, FBI, or both. Recordings of these contradictory communications from the two women can be heard here:
 http://members.aol.com/mpwright9/st...

Any resident of central Oklahoma who is willing to confirm having seen this suppressed news broadcast is encouraged to contact me.

Other Important Links:

CIA document — see page 21
 http://www.icdc.com/~paulwolf/colom...

FBI letter (it may be necessary to enlarge this with the mouse):
 http://members.aol.com/mpwright9/fb...

I also have assembled this information into a sworn affidavit. A fourth person has told me about seeing the KOCO report since I signed this:
 sworn1
 sworn2

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> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 00:09 - Posted by 27137ac02089d7f2...

Not every personal computer maintains it’s own IP in a computernetwork! But nice try.




> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 05:27 - Posted by 2e5009e84a7a4160...

I use the University of Oklahoma computer network quite frequently, and I happen to know that every workstation there has its own unique IP address. For example, at this workstation it’s 129.15.104.87 . Now, go to the WHOIS database search and enter that number — http://www.arin.net/whois/ It will identify the University of Oklahoma. Try another address: 129.15.104.29 . You’ll get a different OU workstation. As you say: "nice try." You appear to have an interest in discrediting my work. Would you care to identify yourself? By the way, I forgot to put my email address in the article. It’s mpwright9@aol.com — Michael P. Wright, Norman, Oklahoma.



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 05:43 - Posted by 64c5d125a65e84eb...

Good on you. Keep up the good work. The truth will be known.



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 05:52 - Posted by 513f900ed634c750...

That’s a convicing and powerful article. Wow. There’s a lot about 9/11 that is too bizarre to be allowed to be brushed under rug.
Thanks for bringing this to the people!



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 09:56 - Posted by 52906ce074adac14...

Good — But how come those messages have been posted on August 1 at 5 or 6 in the morning when it’s only about 1 a.m. here on the west coast? Is this GMT or what?
here



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 17:46 - Posted by 1600210065ccd8ef...

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> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 21:36 - Posted by f50c80c25bdd6b17...

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> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 06:25 - Posted by de5d980b4f5916f5...

networked computers do in fact keep specific private IP’s behind a subnet mask. even DHCP tends to allocate the same number every reboot. now, the public IP will be different than the private IP, but in a public library it would be simple enough to analyze server logs and pinpoint a certain machine in a certain point in time...

nice try.



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 06:45 - Posted by 20503e2ceb0442fe...

I just finished a short course in networking. Guest what, we had at least 10 computers. All had a different IP address. This was a basic course.



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 11:58 - Posted by 68990c65fc9ad952...

I have experimented with a private network 10.0.1.0 of 4 Apple computers.
The AirPort Extreme Base Station had IP address 10.0.1.1 acting as a rouiter.
The PowerBook had 2 addresses 10.0.1.2 for ordinary ethernet, and 10.0.1.3 related to AirPort network.
The other 3 computers had addresses respectively 10.0.1.4 to 10.0.1.6 using DHCP manual configuration.

Regards
zhuyan1@mac.com



Get your Networks right!
Monday August 1 - 11:37 - Posted by 463e7283471c6cea...

I hate to generalise, but most people are either really good with computers and networks (and able to describe them) or are completely shite. The majority of the comments here regarding the IP addresses lack an understanding of networks. First of all, there are numerous ways to expose an internal network to the Internet. There is the very common method of NATing, which basically means that Internal IP’s all have the same external address (the internal clients would have been given an IP from a DHCP server) but once they go past the firewall/router they have the same external IP. It’s obvious in this situation that this library DOES NOT USE NATing. It seems as if each computer is instead assigned a valid external IP address, very common for educational centres (because they get assigned large chunks of addresses for practically nothing)



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 22:31 - Posted by 009a1312aefc778b...

Correct you are but that is why we have DHCP logs if it is not statically assigned.



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 05:49 - Posted by c3498631ca907ca6...

The ticket purchaser sounds like Nick Berg. Supposedly killed by jihadis in Iraq.




> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 06:17 - Posted by 0597491d0913f9c8...

Nick Berg it was. He’s alive and well in I$rael.



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 06:49 - Posted by ccd63b2afe31a773...

Even if a computer does not have a static IP number, it has a DHCP address which is given by the router it is attached to. This router has a routable i.e. a static IP address which is assigned and easily traceable. Who ever posted the message about not having a static IP has no clue what they are talking about. They are probably a totally misguided W fan who cannot face reality so comes up with every possible excuse, no matter how ignorant, to stand behind his Hitler. I am a BSEE with 20 years experience in building the internet out for some of the biggest corporations in the world as well as DoD.



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Wednesday August 3 - 15:34 - Posted by 23047732f69aea74...

Hmmm... you *might* have worked for large corporations and the DoD, but you’ve obviously never worked with LARGE networks:

1. Most people do not use routers for DHCP. They use servers. Either a Windows server or Unix server. Only a small network would use a router for DHCP.
2. Yes, a router might have an outside IP address that can be traced back to the router, but that’s it. If the hosts behind the router are being assigned addresses in the private IP space (ie. not routable over the internet), then there will not be a one to eon relationship between the LAN hosts and the internet. You could literally have hundreds of machines appearing to come from the router’s IP address thanks to NAT. I know that’s what we do where I work: One valid internet address per every 200 or so machines. On that LAN a host might be 10.10.6.52 and another might be 10.10.6.21, but on the internet they would appear as 66.5.213.4 (just a random example for the outside IP).
3. Just because someone corrects technical misunderstanding made by an anti-Bush person, doesn’t make that person pro-Bush. I’m anti-Bush myself, but I really don’t like to see people living with misunderstandings about technology.
4. I work in a public sector job where we provide internet access to students. I can tell you that when we first started, we DID use real internet addresses for every machine on the network back in the early 90s. But as we learned more abour security and the number of machines grew, we found this to be untenable. We moved to NAT so that we could increase the number of machines inside while still only utilizing a handful of real internet IPs on the outside. It sounds like OU doesn’t do this, which is fine for them as they are probably a small institution.

Don’t continue to perpetuate ignorance. And if you truly have worked for 20 years in the field and are a BSEE, then you might want to go back and read some books because your knowledge is currently lacking.



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 16:01 - Posted by 56dab21abf2c1347...

Why do you say that it sounds like Nick Berg? That’s an intriguing idea, especially considering that there were some connections between Berg and Zacharias Moussaoui (e.g. they both attended the same flight school in Norman, and Moussaoui sent emails using Bergs account) Within the article, however, I see nothing that would suggest berg as the mystery ticket purchaser.

An interesting aside: the co-pilot in the Paul Wellstone crash was aquainted with Moussaoui - he attended flight school with Moussaoui in Minnesota, and Moussaoui used (and copied) his 747 flight simulator software. I’m not suggesting anything here, but its odd.



> KOCO-TV Suppresses aRren Explosive 9/11 News Report
Saturday August 6 - 22:19 - Posted by 99b37a0df8c587b1...

Berg may have been killed in Iraq, but not by jihadis.

Once one questions who is responsible, the available evidence (the videos) points to an American driven "black ops" scenario. There is too much data to give here, but if one follows up what may remain "unscrubbed" at various sites (Fintan Dunne and others) there is a mass of evidence that points to the murderers as Western.

Some of that evidence is morphological, some is cultural and only quickly noticed by Muslims. Regardless, when the number of inexplicable elements hovers around fifteen or more, the story begins to crumble.

Actually, a single cite from our own goverment should suffice. It was the US that so quickly Id’ed the "beheader" as Zarqawi, but since the man with the blade would have had to have vaulted the white Walmart type plastic chair, that pretty much rules out the guy the US Id’ed as Zarqawi, as Zarqawi has a full leg prosthesis on his right leg.

And that is only important if one if one dismisses the still unrecanted claim by US Intelligence that Zarqawi was killed by a missle attack on his base about two months prior to Berg’s death.

The real question about Berg is what did he know and when did he know it?



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 06:41 - Posted by 865c66bc59689931...

didn’t Nick Berg of Prometheus Methods who died (probably at Abu Ghraib) cycle in and out of various colleges, University of Oklahoma being one of them - wasn’t he arrested in the library for vagrancy or something — surely there is some connection — important to realize the government is not a monolith and there is in-fighting




> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 08:48 - Posted by 11aea75bfac10899...

From Wikipedia on Nick Berg

On May 13, it was revealed that Nick Berg had been investigated during the U. S. government’s investigation of Zacarias Moussaoui. Berg’s email address had been used by Moussaoui prior to the September 11, 2001 attacks. According to Berg’s father, Nick Berg had had a chance encounter with an acquaintance of Moussaoui on a bus in Norman, Oklahoma. This person had asked to borrow Berg’s laptop computer to send an email. Berg gave the details of his own email account and password, which were later used by Moussaoui.

source http://www.abovetopsecret.com/forum...

1999:
While attending a course at a remote campus of the University of Oklahoma near an airport, Nick Berg gave his email account and password to a student on a bus who may have been an acquaintance of Moussaoui . That email account was later used by Zacarias Moussaoui, a 911 suspect who attended flight school in Oklahoma in February 2001. Mr. Berg was unaware the person had terrorist ties.
CNN

The director of The University of Oklahoma, that Berg attended, is David L. Boren, mentor of CIA director George Tenet.
George Tenet
David Boren

April/May 2000:
Lt. Bruce Chan of the university police at the Norman, Okla., campus, said yesterday by phone that Berg was busted twice for apparently living at the student union center - after he was no longer enrolled as a student.

Chan said that, after receiving complaints from staffers at the Oklahoma Memorial Union that Berg was camped out there, police issued a warning and then twice arrested him for trespassing, a misdemeanor. He said the arrests were in April and May 2000, but Chan didn’t have exact dates.
Philly.com (subscription)



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 09:00 - Posted by e79de7805037d090...

http://www.cnn.com/2004/US/Northeas...

http://www.laweekly.com/ink/02/27/n...

BOTH BERG AND MOUSSAOUI ATTENDED AIRMAN FLIGHT SCHOOL: The Airman Flight School is centrally located in Norman, Oklahoma, and only minutes away from Will Rogers World Airport in Oklahoma City. Norman is the home to the University of Oklahoma; its residents enjoy all the conveniences of a major metropolitan area. Norman averages more than 300 days of VFR weather per year, for year-round flight training. On IFR days, students in advanced courses continue training on instruments.

http://www.airmanflightschool.com/#lodge



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 16:08 - Posted by 7b171e4f4f92d7b3...

ABOUT NICK BERG (from Michael Wright) — Yes I suspect that he was the one who purchased the ticket. Official documents and news articles confirm that he attended the University of Oklahoma and was an employee there for a while. CNN reports that his computer password turned up on Moussaoui’s computer when they finally searched it, but gave bogus reasons to account for this (see my website). OU refuses to answer my question about whether he ever worked in the library (wonder why). An eyewitness tells me he was seeing Berg on campus in the spring of 2001. Berg is in the OU staff directory for 2000-01. In the spring of 2000 he was arrested twice for sleeping on couches at OU. I suspect he was doing this to erect the pretense of being an alienated and marginalized American, as part of his strategy for infilitrating Al Qaeda. The librarian even told me the name of the purchaser, but I didn’t suspect any extraordinary high-level misconduct then, so I didn’t write it down. I assumed he would be arrested. She also suspected he was a neo-Nazi. If you’ll look at photos of Berg from back then, you’ll see that he had something of a skinhead look. Now connect the dots. I have six entries about Berg at my website. There are links to official documents, such as his arrest record, obtained from the Norman court. If our suspicions about Berg are correct, then it would most likely follow that the CIA wanted to silence him and either killed him directly (and faked the video) or used infiltrators in the insurgent camp to inflame them with the idea that Berg was an Israeli spy, so they would kill him. You’ll have to scroll down and look for all of them — >http://www.bushbusiness.com/Wright_...



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 06:54 - Posted by 382995759060c8cd...

1) Have you inquired if the "purchaser" was Nick Berg ?

2) I can’t believe someone apparently as aware as you seem to be gives any credence to the existence of "Al Queda" ( or Al Kaydee as some refer to it).

3) Thank you for your efforts in exposing this scam.

Tim Haas




> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 21:55 - Posted by f50c80c25bdd6b17...

Like many say ( on TV ) in Europe :
"The War against the Flintstones" !!!



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 07:42 - Posted by 93b55cdd43f53f59...

Let me get this straight.
Kennedy was shot by a magic bullet and some patsy went to prison only to be shot himself.
Another Kennedy was shot to keep him quiet. You now know Pearl H was a setup.
The fact they wanted Kissenger to front the 911 investigation so Bush can finish reading his satanic goat book sent flags everywhere, where does all this get you? By your twiddling thumbs it’s as if you want it to happen all over again. Your bored and want adventure, right! You enjoy being slaves to the nerds in ties and your center of the world belief system.
Bush waited in a school when he could have at least peaked out the window to see if the coast was clear. "only one plane hit, OK probably just a coingkeedink anyway, right kiddies." Flip, ohh paper cut! Your silence say’s it all America, we kill so they won’t have too.
Take your new world order and shove it up to your eyebrows and when you feel it tickling your brainstem, push real hard OK America. Now go F*#K yourselves and stop hiding behind our Canadian flag I’m sick of seeing your bastards swaggering about ,hiding behind another country when travelling abroad, ya frauds.




> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 1 - 15:20 - Posted by 46e3a3573de0468e...

Mr. Wright,

Keep up the good work. There seems to be an awful lot of evidence on the internet based on TV reports that there was involvement of the I$raeli Mossad in 9/11. I have seen the Nick Berg beheading tapes and they look as phoney as a three dollar bill. So, Berg is probably involved and as one other commenter states is living in I$rael.
Those who would jump to Israelis defense should consider the Lavon Affair and the USS Liberty massacre. The I$raelis are not our friends!

bovine1946@yahoo.com




> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Tuesday August 2 - 18:42 - Posted by a7101914c0de788f...

No bodies of Arabs were ever recovered on any 9/11 site. End of "Arabs did it" story.

Israelis impersonated (not surveilled) Arabs in different places in the US before 9/11, including "Atta."

Israeli security company ICTS "guarded" the 9/11 airports and God knows who they allowed to do 9/11. Probably Israelis.

Will the owner of this website stop insinuating Arab involvement in 9/11? There is no evidence for it.

Several of the 19 "hijackers" are alive, their names came from Israel. All make-believe.




> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Tuesday October 3 - 00:29 - Posted by 1a95ea54ce0c815e...

that is ridiculous



> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Tuesday August 2 - 20:05 - Posted by 103c07f5d4185d5f...

I’m glad to hear you’re following up on this bizarre story. OU seems to be the nexus of a lot of weirdness. Berg, Moussaoui, Wellstone’s pilot. They’re all connected in some way. And as usual, central Oklahoma’s media refuses to look into these explosive stories. Did Ms. Watkins admit that she was aware of the story? I find it all so hard to believe. Certainly someone in central OK has a copy of that tape. I’ve been waiting to hear more about all of this. Keep up the good work!




> KOCO-TV Suppresses an Explosive 9/11 News Report
Monday August 8 - 22:47 - Posted by a7e11e0763d309dc...

This information further reveals another light on the relaxed atmosphere during the "downing street memo" meeting and confirms my original belief as to who was genuinly responsible for what occurred on 911. My initial impression was that there was probably some remote control device used to direct the planes to their targets. Finally, the pictures revealed by the mainstream Media showing the so-called terrorist that alledgely commited such acts, could be pictures of deseased individuals. Lastly, the profiling of Blacks still appears to be the Media’s primary concern, objective and agenda. For ex. if anybody doesn’t believe that the new Mexican stamp was adopted through the ideology of the US government and people therewith, then they’ve been overwhelmingly deceived.







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At first glance, the results of America’s 2012 election appear to be a triumph for social, racial, and economic justice and progress in the United States: California voters passed a proposition requiring the rich to shoulder their fair share of the tax burden; Two states, Colorado and Washington, legalized the recreational use of marijuana, while Massachusetts approved the use of marijuana for medical purposes; Washington and two other states, Maine and Maryland, legalized same-sex (...)
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I’VE DECIDED TO "WASTE" MY VOTE
Sunday 28 October
by : David R. Hoffman, Legal Editor of Pravda.Ru
In a 2004 episode of Comedy Central’s animated series South Park, an election was held to determine whether the new mascot for the town’s elementary school would be a “giant douche” or a “turd sandwich.” Confronted with these two equally unpalatable choices, one child, Stan Marsh, refused to vote at all, which resulted in his ostracization and subsequent banishment from the town. Although this satirical vulgarity was intended as a commentary on the two (...)
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HIGHER EDUCATION IN AMERICA: DREAM OR NIGHTMARE? PART IV
Friday 28 September
by : David R. Hoffman, Legal Editor of Pravda.Ru
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PART I PART II PART III If there is one major inconsistency in life, it is that young people who know little more than family, friends and school are suddenly, at the age of eighteen, supposed to decide what they want to do for the rest of their lives. Unfortunately, because of their limited life experiences, the illusions they have about certain occupations do not always comport to the realities. I discovered this the first time I went to college. About a year into my studies, I (...)
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HIGHER EDUCATION IN AMERICA: DREAM OR NIGHTMARE? PART III
Friday 28 September
by : David R. Hoffman, Legal Editor of Pravda.Ru
PART I PART II PART IV Disillusioned with the machinations of so-called “traditional” colleges, I became an adjunct instructor at several “for-profit” colleges. Thanks largely to the power and pervasiveness of the Internet, “for-profit” colleges (hereinafter for-profits) have become a growing phenomenon in America. They have also been the subject of much political debate and the focus of a Frontline special entitled College Inc. Unlike traditional (...)
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HIGHER EDUCATION IN AMERICA: DREAM OR NIGHTMARE? PART II
Friday 28 September
by : David R. Hoffman, Legal Editor of Pravda.Ru
PART I PART III PART IV Several years ago, a young lady came into the college where I was teaching to inquire about a full-time instructor’s position in the sociology department. She was advised that only adjunct positions were available. Her response was, “No thanks. Once an adjunct, always an adjunct.” Her words still echo in my mind. Even as colleges and universities raise their tuition costs, they are relying more and more on adjunct instructors. Adjuncts are (...)
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HIGHER EDUCATION IN AMERICA: DREAM OR NIGHTMARE? PART I
Friday 28 September
by : David R. Hoffman, Legal Editor of Pravda.Ru
PART II PART III PART IV When The Bill of Rights was added to the United States Constitution over two hundred years ago, Americans were blessed with many rights considered to be “fundamental.” One conspicuously missing, however, was the right to an education. This was not surprising given the tenor of the times. America was primarily an agrarian culture, and education, especially higher education, was viewed as a privilege reserved for the children of the rich and (...)
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ONE SOLITARY LIFE, PART TWO
Monday 30 July
by : David R. Hoffman, Legal Editor of Pravda.Ru
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If there is one universal question that haunts all human beings at some point in their lives, it is, “Why do we die?” Death, after all, is the great illogic. It ultimately claims all, the rich and the poor, the mighty and the small, the good and the evil. Death also has the capability to make most human pursuits—such as the quest for wealth, fame and power—vacuous and fleeting. Given this reality, I have often wondered why so many people are still willing to (...)
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HOW MUCH CORRUPTION CAN DEMOCRACY ENDURE?
Thursday 28 June
by : David R. Hoffman, Legal Editor of Pravda.Ru
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How much corruption can a “democracy” endure before it ceases to be a democracy? If five venal, mendacious, duplicitous, amoral, biased and (dare I say it) satanic Supreme Court “justices”—John Roberts, Samuel Alito, Antonin Scalia, Clarence Thomas and Anthony Kennedy—have their way, America will soon find out. In several previous articles for Pravda.Ru, I have consistently warned how the Supreme Court’s 2010 Citizens United decision is one of the (...)
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DEMOCRACY IN THE HANDS OF IDIOTS, PART TWO
Tuesday 12 June
by : David R. Hoffman, Legal Editor of Pravda.Ru
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Imagine, if you will, that the United States government passes a law banning advertisers from sponsoring commercials on Rush Limbaugh’s radio show or Rupert Murdoch’s Fox (Faux) “News” Network. On one hand, there would be two decided advantages to this ban: The National IQ would undoubtedly increase several percentage points, and manipulative pseudo-journalists would no longer be able to appeal to the basest instincts in human nature for ratings and profit while (...)
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DEMOCRACY IN THE HANDS OF IDIOTS
Thursday 7 June
by : David R. Hoffman, Pravda.Ru Legal Editor
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LIVE, from the State that brought you Senator Joseph McCarthy, Wisconsin voters now proudly present, fresh from his recall election victory, Governor Scott Walker! At first glance, it is almost unfathomable that anyone with a modicum of intelligence would have voted to retain Scott Walker as Wisconsin’s governor. This, after all, is a man who openly declared he is trying to destroy the rights of workers through a “divide and conquer” strategy; who received 61% of the (...)
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PEOPLE WITHOUT SOULS
Tuesday 13 March
by : David R. Hoffman, Legal Editor of Pravda.Ru
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A question I’ve frequently been asked since I began writing for Pravda.Ru in 2003 is, “Why did you become disillusioned with the practice of law?” This question is understandable, particularly since, in most people’s minds, being an attorney is synonymous with wealth and political power. I’ve always been reluctant to answer this question for fear it will discourage conscientious and ethical people from pursuing careers in the legal profession—a (...)
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MAY GOD DAMN WALL STREET, THE REPUBLICAN PARTY AND THE SUPREME COURT
Monday 13 February
by : David R. Hoffman, Pravda.Ru Legal Editor
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Don’t say I didn’t warn you. In my article The Greatest Threat to America, I stated that the five so-called “conservative” members of the United States Supreme Court—Scalia, Thomas, Alito, Roberts and Kennedy—“have destroyed American democracy and its fundamental freedoms more ruthlessly and effectively than any terrorist group in the world” (Pravda.Ru 01/27/2010). They accomplished this in the 2010 case of Citizens United v. Federal (...)
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