Archive for July 8th, 2011

Rampant Unemployment = The Death Of The Middle Class – 40 Facts That Prove The Working Class Is Being Systematically Wiped Out

Rampant Unemployment = The Death Of The Middle Class – 40 Facts That Prove The Working Class Is Being Systematically Wiped Out

Without an abundance of good jobs, the middle class in the United States is going to shrivel up and die.  Right now, rampant unemployment is absolutely killing communities all over America.  Hopelessness and poverty are exploding and many are now wondering if we are actually witnessing the slow death of the middle class.  There...
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Silver and Gold: Why Precious Metals Aren’t

Silver and Gold: Why Precious Metals Aren’t

“Silver and gold have always been a way to preserve wealth through recorded history.” That was then and this is now. If you stole Inca gold and took it to Spain, you were wealthy because Spain wasn’t trading with South America. It was plundering South America. If your country started to tank, you could...
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This Sunday: Hike Pu‘u Huluhulu With The Friends of Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park

This Sunday: Hike Pu‘u Huluhulu With The Friends of Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park

On July 10, the non-profit Friends of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park (FHVNP) presents its “Sunday Walk in the Park” from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Led by Rob and Susan McGovern, this month’s two-hour, three-mile round-trip hike will be to Pu‘u Huluhulu. “The trail crosses 1973 and 1974 lava flows, through kipuka, past lava...
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Political Cartoon: O My Gawd! It’s Uncle Sampire!

Political Cartoon: O My Gawd! It’s Uncle Sampire!

Editor’s note: Hilo artist Tomas Belsky remembers Roger Christie, who today will mark a grim anniversary: his first full year in a federal detention cell, where since July 8, 2010, he has been held without bail and without trial by the United States Federal Government.
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