Thursday, February 26, 2009

Milton Freidman on Greed

An interview with Milton Freidman by Phil Donahue in 1979. Freidman died in 2006.

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Alan Keyes: Obama Will Destroy the US

Alan Keyes says Obama must be stopped or he will ruin the United States. Keyes repeats that thousands of Americans are concerned with the allegations that Obama is not a citizen and thus is not eligible to be President.

Monday, February 23, 2009

November 8, 2004 Roy Bercaw Speaks to City Council

Roy Bercaw speaks to Cambridge City Council regarding Citizen Opinion Survey, Private Schools, Affordable Housing.

November 1, 2004 Roy Bercaw Speaks to City Council

Roy Bercaw speaks to Cambridge City Council regarding Dunkin' Donuts, Krispy Kreme, Diversity, Red Sox, Yankees, Mental Illness, Grief Counselors, Self Esteem.
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May 10, 2004 Roy Bercaw Speaks to City Council

Roy Bercaw speaks to Cambridge City Council regarding Cable Television Committee, CCTV's $800,000 budget, Procurement Act, Persons with Disabilities, John Donovan, Democracy Now, Censorship at CCTV.

April 7, 2003 Roy Bercaw Speaks to City Council

Roy Bercaw speaks to Cambridge City Council regarding Harvard's petition for a tunnel under Cambridge Street, Diversity Training, Civic Unity Committee, Persons with Disabilities excluded from city programs, Police and Cambridge Health Alliance treating Persons with Disabilities as criminals contrary to state and US laws, Cambridge Community Television (CCTV) discriminating against Persons with Disabilities, Psychiatric abuses, City Contractor for Diversity Training excludes persons accused of mental illness from city programs, City Contractor for Diversity Training does not address denial of access to government services and denial of access to public accommodations.

TARP Troubled Asset Relief Program in Pictures

TARP Troubled Asset Relief Program in pictures, because it is a difficult concept to visualize.

Friday, February 20, 2009

Rick Santelli on Chicago Trading Floor Mocks Obama Plan

Employees at the Chicago Board of Trade on their trading floor mock Obama Plan.
White House Robert Gibbs attacks Rick Santelli.
Rick Santelli responds to White House attack.
Rick Santelli claims White House is Out to Get Him.

Harvey Silverglate, Candidate Harvard Board of Overseers

Harvey Silverglate a civil rights attorney and founder of FIRE, Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, runs for the Harvard University Board of Overseers. He appeared on Greater Boston a PBS news show hosted by Emily Rooney daughter of Andy Rooney. This is an edited version. The complete segment is at

Habitat of the Monarch Butterfly Threatened

This is part of an ABC News (Nightline) feature about the threat to the Mexican habitat of the Monarch butterfly.

The Usual Suspects

Here are some video clips of the regulars who spoke at Cambridge City Council meetings at the beginning of the 21st Century. First is Robert LaTremouille an attorney.
This is John Pitkin long time (17 years) President of the Mid Cambridge Neighborhood Association. The charter limits running for president to one term. But when I mentioned this at a meeting the members told me that he did not run, they elected him. I did not last long at that organization. The Treasurer screamed at me that I was not allowed to speak because I was crazy.
This is Ellin Sarot an editor.
This is Marilyn Wellons.
This is Robert Winters a math teacher who maintains a web site full of information about the City of Cambridge.
This is Elie Yarden, a retired Music Professor.
This is Kathy Podgers.

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

February 3, 2003 Roy Bercaw Speaks to City Council

Roy Bercaw speaks to the Cambridge City Council regarding the MBTA, Homeless services, $76,000 library allocation, $100,000 for high tech anti terror weapons, Harvard University Tunnel petition, City Ordinances, Harvard deception.

Annoyance Call February 12, 2009

On February 12, 2009 the 200th birthday of Charles Darwin an inarticulate member of the Cambridge Conformist Party left this voice mail message on my telephone system. He expressed his support or opposition, it is not clear, to my comments. He is an exception to Darwin’s theory of survival of the fittest AND the theory of Creationism. This species thrives in Cambridge, MA.

Sunday, February 15, 2009

Living in America April 23, 2000 Roy Bercaw Guest Host

Roy Bercaw discusses through-the-wall technology, Boston Fire Department, Cambridge Fire Department, Kai Bashir, Human Experimentation, Laton McCartney, Friends in High Places, Nick Begich, Earthpulse Press, Earth Rising, Elian Gonzales, Janet Reno, Marilyn Monroe, Harvard University motto, Statue of the Three Lies, Drew Gilpin Faust, Cambridge web site, Mass web site, Bovine Growth Hormone, Jane Acre, Steve Wilson, Monsanto, Prosilac, Big Dig, James Kerasiotes, Bechtel Corporation, Stanford Research Institute, Emerson Hall, Art Bell, Mike Seigel, European Parliament, Steven Rodriguez, Captain Pearson.

Friday, February 13, 2009

No Congressman Read the 1100-page Stimulus Scam

36-second video clip of John Boehner lamenting that no house member read the 1100-page stimulus bill.

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Lobbyists got the bill before the elected officials.

Congressional Offices Don't Have the Stimulus Bill, Lobbyists Do
February 12, 2009 04:14 PM ET
US News and World Report
By Paul Bedard, Washington Whispers

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Democrats break promise to post stimulus bill online.

SURPRISE! Dems Break Promise: Stimulus Bill to Floor Friday
by Connie Hair
Human Events
February 12, 2009

Sunday, February 8, 2009

Enough Room TV April 11, 2000 Roy Bercaw Host

Roy Bercaw discusses Nick Begich, Human Experimentation, Harvard University motto, Kai Bashir, Jane Acre, Steve Wilson, Monsanto, Prosilac, Bovine Growth Hormone, Drew Gilpin Faust, Earth Rising, Angels Don't Play This HAARP, Hazel O'Leary, Hale Boggs, Art Bell, Gene Therapy Deaths, Ageism.

Friday, February 6, 2009

Living in America, Roy Bercaw Guest Host, January 30, 2000

Roy Bercaw, Guest Host of Living in America, discusses the death of a homeless veteran, the Larkin Petition an 18-month moratorium on development in East Cambridge, Michael Sullivan, David Maher, Affordable Housing, Cambridge City Council, Research Assistants for City Councilors, Kenneth Reeves, Council Rules, Sale of Firehouse on Main Street, City Council goals, Timothy Toomey, Anthony Galluccio, Kathy Born, Sanity Cluase, Margery Decker, Gerald Fandetti, Ridding the City of poor People, Swearing In Ceremonies, Church Petition for Housing, Knafel Center, Harvard's influence on Cambridge, Elitism, Donald Trump.

Thursday, February 5, 2009

Enough Room TV January 25, 2000 Roy Bercaw Host

Roy Bercaw discusses Harvard University multi-million dollar HIID scandal, Snow emergency in Cambridge, Housing Emergency in Cambridge, Sale of Firehouse on Main Street, Margery Decker, Affordable Housing, Media Distortion, Money and Politics, Roy Bercaw School of Anger Management, Kai Bashir, Martha Stephens, Diane Baker, Compassion.

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Enough Room TV January 18, 2000 Roy Bercaw Host

Roy Bercaw discusses Ralph Nader, Treatment Advocacy Center, Psychiatry, Thought Insertion, MCJTC, James Bulger, State Police, US Attorney, Boston FBI, Mob Graves, Bournewood Hospital, POTUS visit, Walter Williams, Amnesty for White People, Racism as a Business, Harvard University, Kai Basjir, Diane Baker, Human Experimentation, Radiation Experiments, Anthony Roisman, Secret Weapons, Gene Therapy Experiments, Harvard Endowment, Neil Rudinstine, Stalking George Stephanopolous, Swearing-in Ceremonies.

Monday, February 2, 2009

Enough Room TV January 11, 2000 Roy Bercaw Host

Roy Bercaw host of Enough Room TV discusses, Venezuela Flood Relief, death of Nackey Loeb, Manchester Union Leader publisher, Boston Phoenix, MediaOne, AT&T, Dan Kennedy, Jim Braude, Cambridge City Council, Environment Committee, Cigarette Butts, Kathy Born, Pocket Ash Treys, Selective Enforcement, Time Warner, AOL, Rush Limbaugh, Jesse Jackson, Homelessness, Low Cost Housing, Ritalin Abuses, Radiation Experiments, Psychiatry, E. Fuller Torrey, Ralph Nader, Bournewood Hospital, Julia Butterfly Hill, Judi Bari, Theresa McCue, Via Gallery, Artist Foundation, Linda Leslie Brown, Creiger Dane Gallery, Dorothy Simpson Krause, Collectivism.

OCT 20, 2003 Roy Bercaw Speaks to City Council

Roy Bercaw speaks to the Cambridge City Council opposing the Harvard Tunnel under Cambridge Street. He opposes creating an energy Czar for the City. Bercaw applauds the City's effort promoting democracy in Ireland, but suggests the city focus on the city itself. He says the City Council may have violated the Open Meetings Law at the private meeting before the City Council meeting of October 20, 2003. He laments the way that persons with disabilities are treated by politicians, journalists and police.