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Re: Castro will die soon, and a new democracy will be born

Sweetwuzzy ·
Cuban-Americans Wonder What Comes Next Tuesday, 01-Aug-2006 9:11AM Story from AP / ADRIAN SAINZ Copyright 2006 by The Associated Press (via ClariNet) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1-AUG-2006: Revelers clog the streets as they cruise Hialeah, Fla., in the early morning hours of Tuesday Aug. 1, 2006, after hearing the news about Fidel Castro's health. Cuban officials announced the head of Cuba had temporarily relinquished presidential power to...
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Re: Justice Dept. Probing Domestic Spying Leak

Blacksanction ·
Isome- thx for your words of insult as ever you have a way of creating two way dialogue with strangers that I find ever so mindnumbing Do you actually truley read other posts before you flame them or just read enough to see that it does not agree with your particular brand of politics? -no need to answer as I know you will only resort to another round of school yard insults . Now back to the topic at hand. Grab a bit of reality every world leader would do the same thing for the same reasons.
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Re: Justice Dept. Probing Domestic Spying Leak

Rowe ·
Sanction, why are people still buying into the idea of America being this nation of moral fortitude, where freedom and liberty reigns supreme, and political leaders can and never will do any wrong? "America participates in domestic spying!" Oh no! Not in America. Not in the land where everyone does the right thing, the governments have everyone's best interest at heart, and political leaders are esteemed as political gods of virtue and honesty. The world must be ending. Quick! Everyone, take...
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Re: Free movie that must be seen immediatly: "Loose Change"

Oshun Auset ·
Don't forget my favorite... Marvin P. Bush, George W. Bush's brother was on the board of directors of a company providing electronic security for the World Trade Center... Securacom. This is not an ordinary security force with canvas badges and walkie-talkies; it's an electronic security company, which was coincidentally involved with Dulles Airport until 1998. Handling electronic security at Dulles seems like an excellent way to gain access to Air Traffic Control communication codes with...
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Re: Free movie that must be seen immediatly: "Loose Change"

Fine ·
Yes....! I have many favorites: 1. 03/13/62 - Operation Northwoods. 2. 12/01/84 - Remote-controlled 727 Takes off from Edwards AFB for crash landings by NASA for fuel research. 3. 08/01/97 - FEMA presents "Terrorism/Self-Study" Guide which highlights the WTC. 4. 02/28/98 - Global Hawk (unmanned airplane) completes its first flight over Edwards AFB at 30,000 feet (same altitude as commercial Flights. 5. --/--/99 - NORAD begins conducting exercises of flying into the WTC and the Pentagon. 6.
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Re: Activist: Exterminate White People

Nmaginate ·
Dude, I don't care whether you accept, recept or intercept what I say. Tendencies are just that, for one: Things that are not set in stone and things that a person can deviate from... But please... Don't get sidetracked. Please address these questions I posed about your statement:
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Re: Oprah Winfrey Show 5 October 2002

ArabianQueen ·
Do you honestly believe a bunch of middle easterners would've had the money/intelligence to perpetrate such an act? I mean, I know "America" is telling us that the "hijackers" were Muslim/Arabs, but you don't believe that there was some inside help? Consider the following: The ruling elites within the U.S. military/government planned, ordered and supported the September 11 terror attacks. Here are ten facts (among many others) which support this conclusion: (1) Some very revealing criminal...
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Re: 9/11 - The Anniversary, The Legacy

kresge ·
Debunking the 9/11 Myths: Special Report Popular Mechanics examines the evidence and consults the experts to refute the most persistent conspiracy theories of September 11. By The Editors Published in the March 2005 issue. False Witness: Conspiracy theorists claim this photo "proves" the 9/11 attacks were a U.S. military operation. (Photograph by Rob Howard) From the moment the first airplane crashed into the World Trade Center on the morning of September 11, 2001, the world has asked one...
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Re: Privacy and Technolgy

Momentum ·
http://www.policestateusa.com/...a-spying-techniques/ The NSA can access personal email, chat, and web browsing history. ( Source ) The NSA tracks the numbers of both parties on phone calls, their locations, as well as time and duration of the call. ( Source ) The NSA can monitor text messages. ( Source ) The NSA can monitor the data in smartphone applications. ( Source ) The NSA can crack cellphone encryption codes. ( Source ) The NSA can identify individuals’ friends, companions, and...
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Re: EXCLUSIVE: Dylann Roof’s father receives numerous threatening phone calls in wake of Charleston shooting, police say

Kocolicious ·
My above statement is in response to the above new clip about cousin Scott telling the truth about WHY Dylann spun out of control leading him to kill nine black church patrons. Chilling. Here what I read: Dylann Roof ‘kind of went over the edge’ when love interest who spurned him chose African-American guy: report BY TOBIAS SALINGER NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Published: Monday, June 22, 2015, 1:20 AM Updated: Monday, June 22, 2015, 12:38 PM Racist mass murder suspect Dylann Roof began his...
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Human Rights: Actions of U.S., Allies Criticized

EbonyRose ·
Study: Rights record mixed after Iraq warActions of U.S., allies criticizedBy BOB DARTThe Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionSang Tan / APWASHINGTON -- The overthrow of Saddam Hussein brought greater freedom to Iraq but undermined human rights in many other...
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Obama's latest use of "secrecy" to shield presidential lawbreaking

zone ·
I'm sorry but this seems like a big mistake to me.http://www.salon.com/opinion/g...e_secrets/print.htmlObama's latest use of "secrecy" to shield presidential lawbreakingWhat was once depicted as a grave act of lawlessness -- Bush's NSA program -- is...
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Canadian 'Terror Plot' Begins To Unravel

bigman ·
http://www.infowars.com/articles/terror/canada_terror_plot_begins_unravel.htmCanadian 'Terror Plot' Begins To UnravelTerrorists set up in sting operation, more on unfounded London raidPaul Joseph Watson/Prison Planet.com | June 6 2006Just as...
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On 6/5, 65 Things We Know About NSA Surveillance That We Didn’t Know a Year Ago

sunnubian ·
Published on Thursday, June 5, 2014 by Deeplinks On 6/5, 65 Things We Know About NSA Surveillance That We Didn’t Know a Year Ago by Nadia Kayyali and Katitza Rodriguez (Image: EFF) It’s been one year since the Guardian first published the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court order, leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, that demonstrated that the NSA was conducting dragnet surveillance on millions of innocent people. Since then, the onslaught of disturbing revelations, from...
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Positive side to the media forum.....

Kocolicious ·
Calls police, they find alleged suspects near school with gun ( Newser )  - Perhaps the most incredible result to come from a parent monitoring her child's Facebook page: A Salt Lake mom who did just that managed to help intercept two teens who...
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Border Crossings

ricardomath ·
June 24, 2007Border CrossingsIn a World on the Move, a Tiny Land Strains to CopeThe New York TimesBy JASON DePARLE Stenio da Luz dos Reis, 17, lives in Cape Verde but longs to join his mother in the Netherlands. She moved there in 2001 to find work....
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Justice Dept. Whistleblower Defends Decision to Leak Bush Domestic Surveillance Program

Raptor ·
...& Calls for Prosecution of Gov’t Officials and Telecoms DEMOCRACY NOW! - Thomas Tamm, the man who blew the whistle on the Bush administration’s secret domestic surveillance program. Tamm worked as an attorney at the Justice Department when he leaked the story to the New York Times in 2004. In 2007, the FBI raided his home and seized three computers and personal files. He still faces possible arrest for disclosing classified secrets. AMY GOODMAN: The New York Times is...
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Republicans at risk of losing the House

sunnubian ·
Republicans at risk of losing the House September 20th, 2012, 10:00am by Sam Wang Conditions through August showed a 2% lead on the generic Congressional ballot for Democrats. As of September 20th, in the wake of the Democratic convention, the lead has widened to 4.0 +/- 2.0%. Although it has yet to be appreciated by pundits, this could well translate to a November loss of the House of Representatives by Republicans. Based on the generic Congressional ballot, the probability of a Democratic...
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Big Brother is watching

Noah The African ·
Under the rubric of cybersecurity, the Obama administration is moving forward with a Bush regime program to screen state computer traffic on private-sector networks, including those connecting people to the Internet, The Washington Post revealed July...
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There's Nothing Unique About Jim Cramer

Raptor ·
Published on Friday, March 13, 2009 by Salon.comby Glenn GreenwaldJon Stewart is being widely celebrated today and Jim Cramer/CNBC widely mocked -- both rightfully so -- for Stewart's devastatingly adversarial interview of Cramer (who, just by the...
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Bush Lets U.S. Spy on Callers Without Courts

MBM ·
December 16, 2005Bush Lets U.S. Spy on Callers Without CourtsBy JAMES RISEN and ERIC LICHTBLAUWASHINGTON, Dec. 15 - Months after the Sept. 11 attacks, President Bush secretly authorized the National Security Agency to eavesdrop on Americans and others...
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Annual DEFCON Convention in Las Vegas

Cocoa Starr ·
I thought that this was a informative story. And to let you all know, several governments send representatives to this conference.Hackers hacked at infamous DefCon gatheringby Glenn Chapman Tue Aug 12, 4:02 AM ET LAS VEGAS, Nevada (AFP) - In the end,...
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What Deal, as it Applies to the Benefits of Being an Illegal Immigrant in the U.S.!

Michael ·
Anchor Babies: Is Citizenship an Entitled Birthright?"In 1994, Alma Meza Guitierrez travelled hundreds of miles with her three year old son through Mexico and across the U.S. border in order to reach her aunt and uncle's small apartment in San Diego....
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The Lie of the Century

Oshun Auset ·
The Lie of the Century "All war is based on deception." -- Sun Tzu, The Art of War There is nothing new in a government lying to their people to start a war. Indeed because most people prefer living in peace to bloody and horrific death in war, any...
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Re: Sunday's Mexico Election Too Close to Call

Sweetwuzzy ·
http://commentisfree.guardian.co.uk/james_k_galbraith/2...exican_standoff.html Doing maths in Mexico James K Galbraith July 17, 2006 11:30 AM The election was stolen. It's not in doubt. Colin Powell admits it. The National Democratic Institute and the International Republican Institute both admit it. Senator Richard Lugar of Indiana - a Republican - was emphatic: there had been "a concerted and forceful program of election-day fraud and abuse"; he "had heard" of employers telling their...
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Re: "The truth about 9/11"

kresge ·
Umbra, What are your thoughts about the Popular Mechanics Report: Debunking the 9/11 Myths: Special Report Popular Mechanics examines the evidence and consults the experts to refute the most persistent conspiracy theories of September 11. By The Editors Published in the March 2005 issue. False Witness: Conspiracy theorists claim this photo "proves" the 9/11 attacks were a U.S. military operation. (Photograph by Rob Howard) From the moment the first airplane crashed into the World Trade...
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Re: Human interpretation

Raptor ·
...You sure the u.s. didn't have any, or should I say, did now want to get involved? I haven't done much research on this matter, but Robert B. Stinnette has.... ***************************************** Do Freedom of Information Act Files Prove FDR Had Foreknowledge of Pearl Harbor? March 11, 2002 Robert B. Stinnett On November 25, 1941 Japan's Admiral Yamamoto sent a radio message to the group of Japanese warships that would attack Pearl Harbor on December 7. Newly released naval records...
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Re: Should U.S intervene in Haiti?

DeltaJ ·
But not to keep them all from being drowned in the ocean, or worse? Isn't that about a 50/50 chance of survival trip? Why would it cost $900 million just to do that? Couldn't the US just intercept and keep returning them back, for pennies on those dollars? That don't really make much sense. What about the black caucus in the US congress, are they saying they want to pay them off too? Aren't they the ones who pushed for US involvement the first time, and I think this time too. Why would the...
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Re: NSA has massive database of Americans' phone calls

Faheem ·
Cats better pay attention to what these devils are doing! ---------------------------------------- Domestic spying inquiry killed Thursday, May 11 2006 @ 08:30 AM PDT Contributed by: Admin Views: 106 WASHINGTON (AP) -- The government has abruptly ended an inquiry into the warrantless eavesdropping program because the National Security Agency refused to grant Justice Department lawyers security clearance. Domestic spying inquiry killed Justice Department says NSA wouldn't grant clearance...
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Re: Wells Fargo settlement: An important victory for minority homeowners, communities

sunnubian ·
Evidence of how dirty republicans really are, and how little people know of what our 'government'/state and local officials, which are not republican dominated in almost all states. Most people do not even know this is happening. How in the hell can people sue a bank/mortgage company for unfair practices, etc., and the State intercept the settlement funds to do whatever THEY want to do with the funds, instead of it going to the actual people that those practices harmed?
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LAPD Spies On People With Its Tech Tools. Now The Attorney General Is Praising Its Digital Savvy?

Kocolicious ·
LAPD Spies On People With Its Tech Tools. Now The Attorney General Is Praising Its Digital Savvy? Black Lives Matter calls that “a huge slap in the face.” 06/30/2016 01:26 pm ET Julia Craven Reporter, The Huffington Post BLACK LIVES MATTER LOS ANGELES Black Lives Matter activists are protesting Attorney General Loretta Lynch’s visit to Los Angeles. WASHINGTON — U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch traveled to Los Angeles on Wednesday to highlight the police department’s efforts to foster a...
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The Revolutionary War and American Indians

sunnubian ·
The Revolutionary War and American Indians Posted on July 15, 2010 by Ojibwa ( – promoted by navajo ) In 1776 a group of American colonists signed the Declaration of Independence which condemned King George III for preventing the colonists from appropriating western lands which belong to Indian nations . Among the allegations against the English is the charge that King George has not helped the colonists against the “savages of the interior” (referring to their conflicts with Indian...
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Legislation Criminalizing ‘BDS’ Boycott of Palestinian Occupation Has Implications For Black Protest Movements

sunnubian ·
Legislation Criminalizing ‘BDS’ Boycott of Palestinian Occupation Has Implications For Black Protest Movements By David Love - July 29, 2017 Credit: TeleSUR A new piece of legislation working its way through the Senate has drawn attention for its attempt to criminalize boycotts against Israel . The bill would make it a felony punishable by a fine and imprisonment to support the BDS (Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions) movement against Israel for human rights violations against the Palestinians .
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Texas Court Halts Rodney Reed Execution Over Questions of Withheld Evidence, False Testimony

sunnubian ·
Texas Court Halts Rodney Reed Execution Over Questions of Withheld Evidence, False Testimony Jordan Smith Texas Court Halts Rodney Reed Execution Over Questions of Withheld Evidence, False Testimony 20 Nov 2019 Texas Court Halts Rodney Reed Execution Over Questions of Withheld Evidence, False Testimony A Black man gets a reprieve from execution in the death of a white woman who may have been killed by her cop husband. “ Over the years the courts have erected barriers to those with solid...
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34 Schools In Louisiana Told By District That Athletes Should Stand For Anthem

Kocolicious ·
34 Schools In Louisiana Told By District That Athletes Should Stand For Anthem It's a lawsuit waiting to happen. By Sebastian Murdock 8.8k 530 Nearly three dozen schools in a Louisiana parish were told by the superintendent that student athletes should not kneel during the national anthem. The controversy began Thursday after Intercept reporter Shaun King tweeted out a memo from the principal of Bossier Parish's Parkway High School saying students are required to stand or face consequences.
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FBI Launches COINTELPRO 2.0, Targeting ‘Black Identity Extremists’: Report

sunnubian ·
FBI Launches COINTELPRO 2.0, Targeting ‘Black Identity Extremists’: Report Anne Branigin Yesterday 2:36pm Filed to: THE FEDS 17.5K 33 5 Police in riot gear stand by as protesters demonstrate following a not-guilty verdict in Police Officer Jason Stockley’s trial over shooting death of motorist Anthony Lamar Smith on Sept. 15, 2017, in St. Louis. (Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images) Raise your hand if you identify as a “black identity extremist.” Matter of fact, raise your hand if you’ve ever...
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Europe has outsourced the dirty work of border control to Libyan militias. In doing so, it has turned African migrants into commodities to be captured, sold, and traded like slaves.

sunnubian ·
Nearly There, but Never Further Away Europe has outsourced the dirty work of border control to Libyan militias. In doing so, it has turned African migrants into commodities to be captured, sold, and traded like slaves. Migrants, mostly from West Africa, wait to receive daily food rations at the Triq al-Sikka detention center in Tripoli, Libya. STORY AND PHOTOGRAPHY BY PETER TINTI OCT. 5, 2017 TRIPOLI, Libya — The guard forced the migrants to kneel and began barking orders in Arabic, a...
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Trump Ends Temporary Protective Status for Haitians, Forcing 58,000 to Leave the Country

sunnubian ·
Trump Ends Temporary Protective Status for Haitians, Forcing 58,000 to Leave the Country By D. Amari Jackson - November 21, 2017 0 108 FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – MAY 21: Francois Alexandre and others protest in front of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services office in Broward county to urge the Department of Homeland Security to extend Temporary Protected Status for Haitian immigrants on May 21, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Haitians have been eligible for TPS and now the...
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Facebook's 'Full-Frontal Suppression of Dissent' : Deletes Independent Media Without Warning/Notice

sunnubian ·
Published on Friday, October 12, 2018 by Common Dreams Facebook Accused of 'Full-Frontal Suppression of Dissent' After Independent Media Swept Up in Mass Purge The massive shutdown affected many progressive sites devoted to covering war, police brutality, and other issues neglected by the corporate media by Jake Johnson, staff writer 91 Comments "Those who demanded Facebook and other Silicon Valley giants censor political content—something they didn't actually want to do—are finding that...
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CBS Edits Out Criticisms of U.S. Policy From Frank Luntz Focus Group With Muslim Americans

Raptor ·
When a CBS News segment featuring a focus group of American Muslims aired Friday, it highlighted their relationship to terrorism, with a particular fixation on how much responsibility they felt to condemn terrorist attacks. But in interviews with The Intercept , two Muslim Americans who took part in the group complained that CBS edited out parts of the discussion where they raised their own concerns — including critiques of U.S. militarism, surveillance, and entrapment. They also said that...
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Clinton Email Shows that Oil and Gold Were Behind Regime Change In Libya

sunnubian ·
Blogs » Anonymous's blog Clinton Email Shows that Oil and Gold Were Behind Regime Change In Libya Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 01/12/2016 - 15:44 jihadists by Washington's Blog Hillary Clinton’s “private” email correspondence with Middle East wheeler-dealer Sidney Blumenthal discusses France’s motives in pushing for a NATO attack on Libya, in 2011 – including Muammar Qaddafi’s intention to use Libyan gold to “provide the Francophone African Countries with an alternative to...
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Guantanamo Torturer Honed His Skills Torturing Black People In Chicago

sunnubian ·
Guantanamo Torturer Honed His Skills Torturing Black People In Chicago Torturing Black People In Chicago February 23, 2015 | Filed under: Featured , Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff American cops have been using the same torture methods used at Guantanamo on Black men for decades AFRICANGLOBE – In the years since the beginning of the Bush administration’s “war on terror,” a series of revelations have exposed the horrific torture practices used against prisoners at Guantanamo Bay, CIA...
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Your local police can tap your cell phone from anywhere. We're calling on the FCC to ban phone Stingrays

sunnubian ·
Your local police can tap your cell phone from anywhere. We're calling on the FCC to ban phone Stingrays. Thanks for taking action! Please share this page! SHARE THIS TWEET THIS Demand Progress will contact you with campaign updates. Privacy Policy WHAT ARE STINGRAYS? Cell Site Simulators, or Stingrays, are small devices that mimic cell towers to intercept any cell phone signals within range. Essentially, the device pretends to be a cellphone tower for your phone company, but really it's...
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Obama Lowers The Boom On Russia

Kocolicious ·
Obama Sanctions Over Election Meddling President Barack Obama sanctioned Russian officials and entities on Thursday in response to Moscow’s reported hacking during the U.S. presidential election. “All Americans should be alarmed by Russia’s actions ,” the president said in a statement. In addition to hitting two Russian intelligence agencies, three companies and four individual intelligence officers with sanctions banning them from travel and business with U.S. companies or individuals,...
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Recently Uncovered FBI Report Reveals Long History of White Supremacists Infiltrating Law Enforcement

sunnubian ·
Recently Uncovered FBI Report Reveals Long History of White Supremacists Infiltrating Law Enforcement By David Love - February 10, 2017 0 149 White supremacists are infiltrating police departments around the country, drawing concern in the Trump era of white nationalism and reflecting a long history of domestic terrorists participating in law enforcement. These domestic extremist groups remain vibrant in police departments and other law enforcement agencies, as The Intercept reported. A...
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Rep. Jan Schakowsky Calls for Investigation Into Trump’s Ties to Blackwater Founder Erik Prince

Raptor ·
Jeremy Scahill April 5 2017, 9:23 a.m. Rep. Jan Schakowsky, the most dogged opponent of Blackwater founder Erik Prince in the U.S. Congress, is blasting the Trump administration for using Prince as a shadow emissary for the White House. “He is the kind of unvetted, unscrupulous person that seems to fit very nicely, especially into the kinds of operations that they want done,” Schakowsky said in an exclusive interview for the Intercepted podcast . “This is exactly the kind of person who...
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The Renaissance of Intellectual Racism | SPLC Southern Poverty Law Center

sunnubian ·
FIGHTING HATE // TEACHING TOLERANCE // SEEKING JUSTICE APRIL 22, 2017 Good morning �� , In February, the American Historical Association's official scholarly journal published a book review written by Raymond Wolters on a new study of school segregation and inequality. Wolters, a professor at the University of Delaware, has all the credentials of an accomplished scholar — but he has also been published by the white nationalist American Renaissance and the National Policy Institute , the...
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The End of Privacy (Freedom) in the Police State

DennisKalita ·
It’s ironic that Anti-Privacy POTUS Obama has become the greatest surveillance president of all time. To destroy privacy is to remove freedom and liberty. Yes, security is very important. Degree also counts. The extreme police state argument runs something like this, for example, by stopping and frisking you 1x a day, by searching your home 1x a week, by stopping you in your car 1x a week, we can cut down crime. And if we didn’t do that, more people would get through the net. This is a...
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Surveillance Of Black Lives Matter Movement Recalls COINTELPRO Tactics

Fabulous ·
Surveillance Of Black Lives Matter Movement Recalls COINTELPRO Tactics "This is the same ideology; it's just a different name." Julia Craven CREDIT: JOHN MINCHILLO/ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- On March 8, 1971, most Americans were fixated on their TV sets as Joe Frazier was about to dance with his nemesis Muhammad Ali in the “Fight of the Century.” In the 15th round of the match at Madison Square Garden, Frazier landed a left hook that sent Ali crashing to the mat. The winner was...
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Re: If this is what the Bush administration is going to do, to hell with them!!!

JuneBug ·
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/568487/posts RON PAUL "Patriot Bill not made available.." INSIGHT Magazine ^ | Nov. 9, 2001 | Kelly Patricia O'Meara If the United States is at war against terrorism to preserve freedom, a new coalition of conservatives and liberals is asking, why is it doing so by wholesale abrogation of civil liberties? They cite the Halloween-week passage of the antiterrorism bill "” a new law that carries the almost preposterously gimmicky title: "Uniting and...
 
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