The Random Ruminations and Observations of a Curmudgeon

08 September 2005

Police State Run By Jack-booted Thugs

"At first the evidence was scattered and anecdotal. But now it's pretty clear that a key aim of the Bush administration's takeover of the NOLA situation is to cut off press access to report the story. β€œ

β€œIn the wake of what the Wall Street Journal projected may be the most expensive natural disaster in American history, the Republican Leadership in the House of Representatives limited floor consideration of the $52 billion Katrina relief bill proposed by President Bush and voted to reject any Democratic efforts to amend the bill to include a wider array of relief measures, RAW STORY has learned.”

And also Arbeit Macht Frei. Gilliard says, "These aren't Vietnamese or Hmong, but American citizens. The racism in FEMA's ops, and their cowardice, go hand in hand. It is amazing."

It is becoming less amazing every day