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Tag: Swine Flu
  • H1N1: A National Emergency?

  • 10/26/09 Nightly Roundup

    “Blue-Chip” (hah) stocks took a hit while the US dollar index got a temporary boost. Is there going to be a shortage of swine flu vaccinations? An old South Park Episode can teach us about the validity of so-called “hate crime,” laws says Anthony Gregory. The military is waging a “war” against Obama, says Seymour Hersh. Considering his war …

  • Don’t Waste a Crisis

    In a further abuse of power, the U.S. military wants to help citizens in the event of a Swine Flu outbreak, according to the Department of Defense. The proposal is awaiting approval from Robert Gates – the Defense Secretary of both Barack Obama and former President George W. Bush.  It includes working with FEMA and …

  • Good News: H1N1 Vaccination Program is Coming!

    I subscribed to the White House email list back in January when President Obama presented his Change.gov website to field “tough” questions from the public.  Today, whitehouse.gov has released an important email concerning the H1N1 Swine Flu sent by John O. Brennon, Homeland Security advisor.  Here it is: As the President’s advisor on Homeland Security, …

  • When Government Plays Doctor

    In his latest “Texas Straight Talk,” Dr. Ron Paul takes on the “Swine Flu” scare, and how detrimental it can be to your health when government plays doctor. Dr. Paul writes: As a physician, I have yet to see any evidence that justifies the current level of alarm. Influenza typically kills around 36,000 people every …

  • Fear Is Power

    “It doesn’t make sense though,” my fairly apolitical friend said to me this morning. “Why would Obama want to hurt the economy by instilling fear into the people of the US?” Last night, I got into a debate with this friend about the government’s overreaction to the swine flu incidents.  She asked this question after …

  • Animal Farm on Capitol Hill

    The recent flu scare is a classic and amusingly blatant case of how government and the mainstream media use fear and panic to control the population.  Such tactics are the best tool in the box for any government official with an agenda to push: the best justification for government power, says the fear-monger, is a …

  • Swine Flu

    Yesterday’s xkcd: Lew Rockwell, Peter Schiff, and Ron Paul on swine flu.