english.aljazeera.net Follow us on Twitter: twitter.com Follow us on Facebook: facebook.com Follow us on Tumblr: ajfaultlines.tumblr.com On this edition of Fault Lines, Avi Lewis travels to Bolivia to explore the country’s climate crusade from the inside.
Question by WannaHug?: Hugs! Is joebiden a true liberal? Why then did his son worked for a big credit card company against us? http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20080825/ap_on_el_pr/biden_mbna A son of Democratic vice presidential candidate Joe Biden was paid an undisclosed amount of money as a consultant by MBNA, the largest employer in Delaware, during the years the senator [...]
Question by ♪: Did you know that they’re considering giving 10% of the bailout to Wall Street Staff? http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2008/oct/17/executivesalaries-banking Do you think it is time to protest? Financial workers at Wall Street’s top banks are to receive pay deals worth more than $ 70bn (£40bn), a substantial proportion of which is expected to be paid [...]
Question by Chemical Toilet Brothers: Republicans: Is this what you mean when you talk about following the Constitution? “After six years of protracted litigation, women in Maricopa County Jail — you know, the one run by the infamous Sherriff Joe Arpaio — have finally (hopefully) secured their constitutional right to obtain an abortion. The case [...]
Question by Obama hood – Spread the Wealth: Where is the liberal outrage that GM has paid out over 9 million in bonuses to Union members? http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_GENERAL_MOTORS_BONUSES?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2011-02-14-12-32-31 This is outrageous. How is the heck can can a company that still owes the US Taxpayer money be paying $ 4,000 to a UAW worker? GM will [...]
Question by Good Girl: Some refugees have valid legal documents and visa. Is it an illegal action to pick them up from airport? Best answer: Answer by JoseI guess not unless they were going to do something illegal that you knew about. Give your answer to this question below!
Question by Blueyes: Wasn’t the stimulus bill invented to help fix the foreclosure crisis? I’m asking because I just read a Yahoo news headline that reads Obama will aim to fix the foreclosure crisis after he signs the stimulus bill. Oh, he’ll also outline the details for us after it’s signed. Aren’t they going about [...]
Question by PDC: How do you go about changing a state law for instance…..? In Texas. If your are convicted for certain driving offenses or if you accumulate a certain number of “points” on you driving record, you are then subject to pay additional surcharges. To clarify, someone that would get a Driving without insurance [...]
Question by heidegger_001: Do you agree with the Republicans in blocking the foreclosure moratorium? And before you say Obama is blocking the foreclosure moratorium, it’s the Republicans who have been blocking it every step of the way. Sorry, the Republicans are in the big bank’s pockets, not the dems. Best answer: Answer by Yellowdog Democratthe [...]
Question by tough life: How does Greece debt obstruct economic recovery worldwide? The media does poor job in explaining how Greek debt has big potential to damage US economy. If Greece is bankrupt and does not pay its bills, then how is that related to economic progress of the world? Its not clear. In the [...]