Skip to main content

View Diary: Firing Swartz Prosecutors (TWO hackers have committed suicide on their watch): Why It's Not Easy (128 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  Activism stopped SOPA. (12+ / 0-)

    Chances are activism can do something here.

    The influence of the [executive] has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished.

    by lysias on Tue Jan 15, 2013 at 02:07:49 PM PST

    [ Parent ]

    •  Bingo! (3+ / 0-)

      Glad to hear the petition already hit 25 K, had a ways to go when I signed.

      So, how about a link to contact the members of the Senate Judiciary?
      I would suggest going with Jesselyn's excellent concept. Always good to put it in your own words as much as possible rather than using just one.

      Senate Judiciary Committee exercise meaningful oversight over the out-of-control Justice Department, which has waged an unprecedented, unaccountable, brutal war on whistleblowers and hackers, and to create something akin to the Church Committee to investigate the improper monitoring and targeting of hackers, whistleblowers, Occupy participants, journalists, and a numerous other groups of non-violent "offenders" who've done nothing to harm anyone or the country, and have been acting purely in the public interest.
      Note, their schedule is perfect.
      Hearings for Current Week of 01/14/2013
      There are no hearings scheduled for this week.
      Hearings for Week of 01/21/2013
      There are no hearings scheduled for this week.
      Hearings for Week of 01/28/2013
      There are no hearings scheduled for this week.
      Looks to me like they need something to do ;)

      "People, even more than things, have to be restored, renewed, revived, reclaimed and redeemed; never throw out anyone. " Audrey Hepburn "A Beautiful Woman"

      by Ginny in CO on Tue Jan 15, 2013 at 11:41:10 PM PST

      [ Parent ]

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site