CHIROT ZERO ZINE--ANNOUNCING NEW BLOG

Dear Followers, Friends, fellow Workers:

I have just begun a new blog/zine called
Chirot Zero Zine A Heap of Rubble--
Anarkeyology of hand eye ear notations
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http://chirotzerozine.blogspot.com
the blog is more exusively concerned than this one with presenting essays, reviews (inc. "bad reviews") , Visual Poetry, Sound Poetry, Event Scores, Manifestos, Manifotofestos, rantin' & raving, rock'roll, music all sorts--by myself and others--if you are interested in being a contributor, please feel free to contact me at david.chirot@gmail.com
as with this blog, the arts are investigated as a part of rather than apart from the historical, economic, political actualities of yesterday, today, & tomorrow
as with al my blogs--
contributions in any language are welcome

Free Leonard Peltier

Free Leonard Peltier
The government under pretext of security and progress, liberated us from our land, resources, culture, dignity and future. They violated every treaty they ever made with us. I use the word “liberated” loosely and sarcastically, in the same vein that I view the use of the words “collateral damage” when they kill innocent men, women and children. They describe people defending their homelands as terrorists, savages and hostiles . . . My words reach out to the non-Indian: Look now before it is too late—see what is being done to others in your name and see what destruction you sanction when you say nothing. --Leonard Peltier, Annual Message January 2004 (Leonard Peltier is now serving 31st year as an internationally recognized Political Prisoner of the United States Government)

Injustice Continues: Leonard Peltier Again Denied Parole

# Injustice continues: Leonard Peltier denied parole‎ - By Mahtowin A wave of outrage swept the progressive community worldwide at the news that Native political prisoner Leonard Peltier was denied parole on Aug. ... Workers World - 2 related articles » US denies parole to American Indian activist Leonard Peltier‎ - AFP - 312 related articles » # Free Leonard Peltier 2009 PRISON WRITINGS...My Life Is My Sun Dance Leonard Peltier © 1999. # Prison Writings: My Life Is My Sun Dance - by Leonard Peltier, Harvey Arden - 2000 - Biography & Autobiography - 272 pages Edited by Harvey Arden, with an Introduction by Chief Arvol Looking Horse, and a Preface by former Attorney General Ramsey Clark. In 1977, Leonard Peltier... books.google.com/books?isbn=0312263805... - # Leonard Peltier, American Indian Activist, Denied Parole And Won't ... Aug 21, 2009 ... BISMARCK, ND — American Indian activist Leonard Peltier, imprisoned since 1977 for the deaths of two FBI agents, has been denied parole ... www.huffingtonpost.com/.../leonard-peltier-american_n_265764.html - Cached - Similar - #

Gaza--War Crime: Collective Punishment of 1.5 Million Persons--Recognized as "The World's Largest Concentration Camp"

Number of Iraquis Killed Since USA 2003 Invasion began

Just Foreign Policy Iraqi Death Estimator

US & International Personnel losses in Iraq &Afghanistan; Costs of the 2 Wars to US


Number of U.S. Military Personnel Sacrificed (Officially acknowledged) In America's War On Iraq: 4,667
icasualties.org/oif/

Number Of International Occupation Force Troops Slaughtered In Afghanistan : 1,453
http://icasualties.org/oef/


=

Cost of War in Iraq

$691,188,637,164

Cost of War in Afghanistan
$229,137,844,021

The cost in your community

www.nationalpriorities.org/index.php?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=182

flickr: DEATH FROM THIS WINDOW/DOORS OF GUANTANAMO--Essays, Links, Video-- US use of Torture

VISUAL POETRY/MAIL ART CALL Cracking World’s Walls & Codes Concrete & Virtual

Cracking World’s Walls & Codes Concrete & Virtual


VISUAL POETRY/MAIL ART CALL
No Sieges, Tortures, Starvation & Surveillance
GAZA-GUANTANAMO-ABU GHRAIB—THE GLOBE
Deadline/Fecha Limite: SinsLimite/ongoing
Size: No limit/Sin Limite
No Limit on Number of Works sent
No Limit on Number of Times New Works Are Sent
Documentation: on my blog
http://davidbaptistechirot.blogspot.com
Addresses: david.chirot@gmail.com
David Baptiste Chirot
740 N 29 #108
Milwaukee, WI 53208
USA

Miss Universe Visits Guantanamo: 'A Loooot Of Fun!'



Miss Universe Visits Guantanamo: 'A Loooot Of Fun!'


The current 'Miss Universe' Dayana Mendoza (formerly Miss Venezuela) and 'Miss America' Crystal Stewart visited US troops stationed in Guantanamo Bay on March 20th, the New York Times reports. Here's Mendoza's account of the visit from her pageant blog last Friday. She says the trip "was a loooot of fun!"

This week, Guantánamo!!! It was an incredible experience...All the guys from the Army were amazing with us. We visited the Detainees camps and we saw the jails, where they shower, how the recreate themselves with movies, classes of art, books. It was very interesting. We took a ride with the Marines around the land to see the division of Gitmo and Cuba while they were informed us with a little bit of history.


The water in Guantánamo Bay is soooo beautiful! It was unbelievable, we were able to enjoy it for at least an hour. We went to the glass beach, and realized the name of it comes from the little pieces of broken glass from hundred of years ago. It is pretty to see all the colors shining with the sun. That day we met a beautiful lady named Rebeca who does wonders with the glasses from the beach. She creates jewelry with it and of course I bought a necklace from her that will remind me of Guantánamo Bay :)

I didn't want to leave, it was such a relaxing place, so calm and beautiful.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

MY Times: Personal Tech: Ten Favorite iPhone Apps




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November 18, 2010

Personal Tech

From the Desk of David Pogue
From left, SoundHound, FakeCalls and Dragon Dictation.

From left, SoundHound, FakeCalls and Dragon Dictation.

Ten Favorite iPhone Apps
By DAVID POGUE 28 minutes ago

What's on David Pogue's iPhone. He lists his ten favorite apps and more than two dozen runner-ups.


State of the Art

Google TV, Usability Not Included

By DAVID POGUE

Google wants to put the Web on your TV set. But two new devices from Sony and Logitech that offer to be the intermediaries are so complex they may alienate non-technophiles.

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Bits Blog

Tech Talk Podcast: Social Networking in the Workplace

By THE NEW YORK TIMES

Julie Bosman on e-book readers, social networking and the workplace and digitizing music from vinyl.

Best of Gadgetwise

Sprint Gets an iPhone, Sort Of

By ROY FURCHGOTT

A new iPhone case with a Wi-Fi hot spot built in comes close to turning an iPod Touch into a real phone.

Something Is Expensive in the State of Denmark

By SAM GROBART

Bang & Olufsen's BeoSound 8 is another stylish-and pricey-piece of audio equipment from the Danish manufacturer.

Another R2D2 for Floors

By ERIC A. TAUB

A new robotic hard-floor cleaner saves you a few minutes' cleaning time; is it worth the price?

iPad Apps That Provide Recipes and Avoid Strife

By ROY FURCHGOTT

Reworked for the iPad, Allrecipes and Epicurious offer recipes on what may be the best device to have in the kitchen other than a stove.

Pogue's Posts

Pogue's Posts

The latest in technology from David Pogue.

Sean Kirkland in the living room of his San Diego home with a Clearstream Microsite signal booster in the background.

Cellphone Carriers Try to Control Signal Boosters

By KATE MURPHY

The companies want the F.C.C. to more tightly regulate the makers of devices that amplify weak signals to improve reception.

OnTheFly has good search features, but it can't book flights for you.
App Smart

Tools to Do Your Travel Homework Before Booking

By BOB TEDESCHI

Travel companies introduced new and updated apps in recent weeks, including Orbitz, OnTheFly from ITA Software and FlightTrack from Mobiata.

Q & A

Sharpening the Type in Windows 7

By J. D. BIERSDORFER

Making type easier to see on-screen, getting GPS map updates and finding mobile Gmail users.

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