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Dahr Jamail: Tortured and Raped by Israel, Persecuted and Imprisoned by the United States

“There is Islamaphobia, and it’s moved from being a personal tool of oppression to structural and institutional,” explained. “Even non-prominent Muslims are being caught up in law enforcement entrapment on both coasts now.

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Civil Liberties

complicity

Here in Michigan – and in Ohio, Kentucky, and Tennessee – we were recently told by the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals that our marriage equality ban would not be overturned. 1,019 more words

Friends

Hero or Traitor? Or Something in Between?

The sensational new documentary on Edward Snowden, CITIZENFOUR, opens here in Nashville at the Belcourt Theater next week. I reviewed the film for the… 142 more words

Miscellany

A message from Tommy McClain’s Mom:

We have a long journey ahead of us to prove that the actions that took place that night Tommy was killed were wrong. Any of you that have traveled this journey already in your own (but all too similar) situations know just how long of a journey we are embarking on. 192 more words

City Council

Rapper may face 25 years in prison over ‘gangsta rap’ album

By Robert Bridge | RT | November 22, 2014

Brandon Duncan has no criminal record, but could face a life sentence of 25 years in prison as prosecutors say his latest album lent artistic motivation for a recent string of gang-related shootings.

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Civil Liberties

In a secret program US Government Injected Citizens with Uranium

US Government Injected Citizens with Uranium Under Secret Program: Flashback Files reveal feds posing as doctors experimented on public By Anthony Gucciardi Global Research, November 19, 2014… 345 more words

USA

UKIP support "open Door" Immigration

Tory defector to UKIP, Mark Reckless was asked in ITV hustings for the Rochester & Strood by-election about what would happen to Polish plumbers and other EU migrants if UKIP won the general Election & took the UK out of the EU. 327 more words

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