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Barr, Durham have problems with OIG report

My initial take away from the Office of Inspector General’s report on FISAgate was that Michael Horowitz found abuses within the DOJ and FBI on American citizens and their right not to be spied upon by the government. 894 more words

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The Daily 202: The Afghanistan Papers show the corrosive consequences of letting corruption go unchecked

A lesson the US should heed for itself. James Hohmann writes in the Washington Post:

THE BIG IDEA: A toxic mix of U.S. government policies, under the administrations of George W.

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At War With the Truth in Afghanistan

Craig Whitlock has a special report in the Washington Post:

A confidential trove of government documents obtained by The Washington Post reveals that senior U.S.

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[2014] NSA Spied on Chinese Government and Networking Firm Huawei

According to documents viewed by SPIEGEL, America’a NSA intelligence agency put considerable efforts into spying on Chinese politicians and firms. One major target was Huawei, a company that is fast becoming a major Internet player. 7 more words

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[2014] Obama was no better on trade with China — U.S. tries to have it both ways with solar trade policy

The U.S. is trying to smash open solar-panel trade barriers in India, even while trying to protect American panel manufacturers from imports.
— Read on grist.org/news/u-s-tries-to-have-it-both-ways-with-solar-trade-policy/

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