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Brett Redmayne-Titley

Brett Redmayne-Titley has been reporting on-scene for a decade in an effort to provide better quality reporting from current events of geo-political, environmental and moral importance. Having visited over fifty countries he is a world citizen and life-long activist, political commentator and world citizen. The author has published over one hundred in-depth articles, many of them multi-part exposes, which have been re-published and translated internationally. He can be reached at: live-on-scene@gmx.com

 

Occupy L.A. 24 hours to eviction? ( PART FIVE )

  – The inevitable return. The cops are coming back. Reports are coming in. The cops are boarding buses at Dodger Stadium en-mass. Tonight they are coming back to win their war. They will win this battle but not this war. They will now attempt to show that their brute authority is willing to support … Read More

OCCUPY L.A. 24 Hours until Eviction? ( PART FOUR )

  “VICTORY!!! …..VICTORY!!” They’re here. I count fourteen black and whites that just headed towards the camp at high speed with blue- red- and- whites on and sirens blaring. All have suddenly turned east out of sight. Helicopters swirl above, very high up, with their spot light shining everywhere. The crowd changes focus and begins … Read More

OCCUPY L.A. :The Story: 24 Hours until eviction? (PART THREE)

  “They’ll Have to Carry Me Out”.   “They’ll have to carry me out”, says J.R., another proud war veteran, who has been here since day one.  Like so many of the nice people I have interviewed today, J.R. echoes a familiar theme.  No one I have met or talked to wants violence or will … Read More

OCCUPY L.A. :The Story: 24 Hours until eviction? (PART TWO)

  “…Way bigger that OCCUPY Wall Street”.   Cairo?   Yemen?   Bahrain?   Libya?   No, this is Los Angeles and this crowd is getting bigger, louder, and more anxious.   There are nine hours to go and the police are ready.   OCCUPY L.A. is also ready. I have just finished a tour … Read More

OCCUPY L.A. :The Story: 24 Hours until eviction? (PART ONE)

     An Activist Gets Off the Couch- I have two conflicting packing lists as I prepare to document and, at the same time, show my support for the OCCUPY movement despite what appears to be the closing of one of the last OCCUPY camps. Los Angeles Major Villaraigosa and his Police Chief, Charlie Beck, have, … Read More

MELT DOWN?! Corporate Greed, Gov’t Corruption, and America’s Own Fukushima Disaster.

  With over $1 billion up for grabs corporate greed need not be concerned with causing a pending nuclear disaster, nor its effect on the homes, businesses, lives, and livelihoods of 8.7million people.   At the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) public meeting, on October 9, 2012, regarding the re-opening of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating … Read More

Bankruptcy for the States: Back In Time to Help Your State Steal Your Salary, Benefits, and Pension.

  The threat of the federal government providing State bankruptcy protections has disappeared from the news since it first surfaced, to much republican applause, six months ago. This is an ominous silence.   The fiscal crises most states are experiencing will necessitate their need to use bankruptcy protection.  All State employees, or employees whose jobs … Read More

American Democratic Hypocrisy? – New Muslim Nations; Just Say, “NO!”

  With the “Arab Spring” in full bloom the mandatory pro-democracy cries from American politicians and pundits cheer this as an American democratic success story in a Muslim world. Democracy? Hopefully. American democracy? Not a chance.   When it comes to American foreign-policy there is, apparently, only one type of democracy encouraged, or allowed, in … Read More

“Kiss Of Death” for Aung San Suu Kyi and Her Myanmar Democracy

        -The curse of globalization smells the blood of capitalism.   On Dec 2, 2011 U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton brought a face of American democracy to Myanmar. In reality Mrs. Clinton was offering the ” kiss of death” for Aung San Suu Kyi’s attempts at  democracy; Globalization. Democracy as branded by … Read More

Another Death Nail for Democracy Kills 1700 Endangered Wolves:

With a stroke of the presidential pen 1700 wolves were sentenced to die.  Never mind that these same wolves have been brought back from regional extinction due to forty years of dedicated work by conservationists.  For the sake of just two congressional votes, President Obama was willing to allow the slaughter of a species. The … Read More

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