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David Morgan Fights SV City Hall – And Wins an Appeal

May 19, 2012
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David M. Morgan, Cochise County journalist and muckraker, has won a legal appeal against Sierra Vista and the city treasurer, concerning his ongoing fight for a ward system to elect the mayor and council of Sierra Vista.
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Brian Terry Memorial Act Renames Naco Border Patrol Station

May 15, 2012
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President Barack Obama signed the Brian Terry Memorial Act, which will rename the Border Patrol Station in the Bisbee area in honor of the slain agent. Brian Terry was murdered over a year ago, with an assault rifle that was part of the infamous "Fast and Furious" gunwalking cases, where ATF and FBI agents documented...
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Laundered Drug Money Rescued Banks on Brink of Collapse

April 12, 2012
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Laundered Drug Money Rescued Banks on Brink of Collapse

At the height of the 2008 banking crisis, Antonio Maria Costa, then head of the United Nations office on drugs and crime, said he had evidence to suggest the proceeds from drugs and crime were "the only liquid investment capital" available to banks on the brink of collapse. "Inter-bank loans were funded by money...
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Border Watch Groups and Militias Disband and Disperse From Busts and Infighting

April 9, 2012
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After years of emotional demonstrations, rallies, and interviews, the prominence of border watch groups and the nativist militias has diminished as a political force and now is fighting accusations of overt racism and anti-Semitism.
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Songs for the 99% – Politician by Cream – 1968 Live

April 6, 2012
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I support the left though I'm leaning, leaning to the right. I support the left though I'm leaning to the right. But I'm just not there when it's coming to a fight.
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Songs for the 99% – Merle Travis Sings Sixteen Tons

March 15, 2012
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You load sixteen tons what do you get? You get another day older and deeper in debt. Saint Peter don't you call me 'cause I can't go. I owe my soul to the company store.
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How Banks Launder Drug Money Without Going to Jail

February 27, 2012
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Here is a primer on how to launder drug money through a major US bank, and not have anyone really go to jail. Wikileaks has released emails from the quasi-intelligent think tank, STRATFOR, detailing the 375 billion dollar Casa de Cambio run by Wachovia.
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Songs for the 99% – The Wall Street Shuffle by 10cc

February 19, 2012
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10cc performs "The Wall Street Shuffle" live in Japan, 1994.
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Arizona Statehood – One Hundred Years

February 14, 2012
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February 14th is Arizona Statehood Day. Congratulations and happy birthday, Arizona!
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