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Glenn Greenwald: Congress Is Irrelevant on Mass Surveillance. Here’s What Matters Instead.

The boredom of this spectacle was simply due to the fact that this has been seen so many times before—in fact, every time in the post-9/11 era that the U.S.

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Constitutional Rights

Tasers Don't Work on African-Americans?

A week after the Ferguson murder (by any other name…), Mother Jones reported several occasions when white Christian men born in the United States are given a badge (or not) and run into an incident with an African-American. 1,318 more words

U.S. Politics



This photo is being circulated on Facebook by the Southern Poverty Law Center. Next week’s New Yorker cover.

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Human Rights

Thom Stark on Radical Centrism and Plato's Republic

When Thom Stark and I finished our conversation last week, I finished with this salvo. Lela

I look forward to exploring how a centrist who believes in the “common betterment of the greatest number of fellow citizens” can reconcile a civil libertarian stance. 916 more words

Lela Markham

Zionist Attorney-General Refuses to Answer Questions About “Anti-Terrorism” Laws

By Joshua Blakeney | Non-Aligned Media | November 27, 2014

Recently Israel’s department for her colonies of Australia and Canada dispatched new “anti-terror” legislation which will make it illegal for Australian and Canadian subjects of the Israeli Empire to “condone” so called “terrorism”.

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Civil Liberties

News That Will Drive You To Drink

Just to prep you for the onslaught of your relatives tomorrow, here’s Crazy Unkka Pat giving us a Thanksgiving homily: equal rights for the ‘mos is destroying this country!

Civil Rights