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It used to be that the citizens of this nation were represented by leaders from different points on the political spectrum, and those leaders governed through necessary compromises on issues ...
by Wilburhorse
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Jul 20, 2014 at 09:56 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Here is my personal posting of  the article that Salon Magazine recently featured , on how U.S. citizens might, one at a time and each of us, strike a blow against the worst political criminals ...
by David Brin
Comment Count 25 comments on Wed Nov 20, 2013 at 05:44 PM PST with 27 Recommends
Once you've become radicalized, it'€™s always amusing and enlightening to encounter the various stimuli which, in your pre-radicalized days, would have elicited a far different response. This ...
by Primitive Times
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Apr 26, 2012 at 02:38 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) obtained documents using the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) that reveal that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Dec 02, 2011 at 06:14 AM PST with 18 Recommends
Greenberg focuses in particular on the way in which violation of the rights of non-citizens is, as in the case of Bradley Manning, entering the world of citizens in a form of “enemy creep” that ...
by TomDispatch
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Mar 29, 2011 at 08:33 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Republican Representative Steve King (Iowa) has offered up what may be a sneak-peek into at least part of the Republican playbook for 2012. In ...
by Into The Woods
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Mar 25, 2011 at 08:04 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
My partner and I were talking over lunch about how the latest round of high-profile policy maneuvering just flat-out doesn't make any sense, regardless of your ideology. Who benefits from ...
by DaMadFiddler
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Mar 14, 2011 at 01:42 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
If the Virginia Fusion Center (VFC) isn't careful, people might think its intelligence analysts are America's thought police. Take a look at ...
by LIBERTY BEAT
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2009 at 12:42 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
H.R 1955, the Violent Radicalization and Homegrown Terrorism Prevention Act of 2007 , passed the House 404-6. It was then ...
by boloboffin
Comment Count 52 comments on Tue Dec 04, 2007 at 10:18 AM PST with 4 Recommends