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Even former heads of NSA, DHS think crypto backdoors are stupid

Michael Chertoff is an opinion worth heeding, so I would highly recommend reading through his comments on the dangers of mandatory crypto backdoors.

http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2015/07/even-former-heads-of-nsa-dhs-think-crypto-backdoors-are-stupid/

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The Iraq War: National Security for Israel?

Thanks to Robert Wenzel

Dahlia Wasfi

The people she references in this clip are telling.  Are they the architects of the Iraq War?  That’s no secret. 450 more words

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"Fraternity Of Failure": GOP Men And Women United By A Shared History Of Getting Everything Wrong, And Refusing To Admit It

Jeb Bush wants to stop talking about past controversies. And you can see why. He has a lot to stop talking about. But let’s not honor his wish. 805 more words

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Tribunal rejects bridge company's $3.5-billion NAFTA claim against Canada

A $3.5-billion claim for damages by the Ambassador Bridge company against the Canadian government for alleged violations of the North American Free Trade Agreement has been rejected in Washington by a three-member tribunal. 502 more words

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About The Smart Bush Being His Own Man... UPDATED

The Great Orange Satan tells us:

In light of that claim, it’s interesting to consider the foreign policy advisers with whom Jeb Bush has, as his own man, chosen to surround himself.

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2016 Goat Rodeo

Editorial Board: GOP holds security hostage to immigration

Washington Post: HOW FAR will Republicans in Congress take their reckless flirtation with undermining government this time?

Will they, as seems increasingly likely, fail to pass a bill that the president can sign ensuring adequate funding for the Department of Homeland Security and its 280,000 employees before the agency’s support expires Feb. 45 more words

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