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Surveillance state USA!

From Slate here:

 As the Baltimore Sun reports, Detective John L. Haley, who works in Baltimore City police’s phone tracking unit, denied that his unit…

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U.S. to continue destroying Afghanistan in 2015!

From Slate here:

President Obama reversed course on his previous decision to end American troops’ combat role in Afghanistan by the end of the year.

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Super Pumpedness = Disease = Sociopathy!

Earlier this week I put up a list of personality traits that the next Internet Death Star Uber looks for in their employees.  The last characteristic is ‘super pumpedness’. 99 more words

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Mike Brown 148 feet from Officer Wilson when he died?

From here:

Police claimed — and the media repeatedly reported — that Brown was killed 35 feet from Wilson’s SUV, a distance at which police can reasonably be said to be in fear for their lives.

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Obama protecting torturers to protect his drone program?

From the Huffpo here:

Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.), who served as intelligence committee chair before Feinstein, was furious after the meeting, and accused the administration of deliberately stalling the report.

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Praise for the Intercept

I know it’s very popular to denounce Glenn Greenwald and his combative point of view, but I’ve been obsessed with the Michael Brown killing and have read extensively about it, and still learned a whole lot of really important details in the Intercept’s full accounting of eyewitness info here. 83 more words

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Darren Wilson murdered Michael Brown in Ferguson

From the Intercept here:

Johnson said that when Wilson rolled up in his patrol vehicle, he told the two to “get the fuck onto the sidewalk” and that they responded by saying that they were nearing their destination. 238 more words

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