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And while it makes a great headline that the Islamic Republic of Iran reached out to France on this terrible occasion, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei’s message of support was empty. Not only ...
by Sofiamo
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Jan 08, 2015 at 04:48 PM PST with 2 Recommends
It was long ago, in a far off place, that brave soles fought for freedom and liberty. One of the concerns they had was that the state should not be able to enter their homes without a warrant, ...
by Don midwest
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Jul 28, 2014 at 07:17 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
by hungeski
Comment Count 19 comments on Sat Mar 08, 2014 at 09:45 PM PST with 26 Recommends
The New York Times ran a powerful editorial in support of press freedom in the UK, crediting UK's The Guardian for its reporting on documents from the National Security Agency (NSA) whistleblower ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Nov 18, 2013 at 07:20 AM PST with 28 Recommends
Just a short diary to bring attention to this most amazing video. I am Bradley Manning.org has just released this:
by gerrilea
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Jun 06, 2013 at 01:42 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
video clearly shows tensions in Chicago getting higher as NATO comes closer. Police now detaining reporters on city streets.
by Hyde Park Johnny
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Mar 18, 2012 at 08:14 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Here's the formula the U.S. Post Office is using to kill itself off. Raise rates. Reduce service. Blame the customer for not using it. Closing postal centers is going to destroy many more jobs ...
by akmk
Comment Count 28 comments on Mon Dec 05, 2011 at 05:49 PM PST with 4 Recommends
Many of us have been wondering why the raids on Occupy camps across the country have had such a coordinated feel. If only the official response to real social ills could have been as timely and ...
by aigeanta
Comment Count 638 comments on Sat Nov 19, 2011 at 06:07 AM PST with 397 Recommends
It has come to my twitterfeed that #OccupyOakland journalist Susie Cagle ( @susie_c ) has been jailed for illegal assembly and is currently being held in ...
by aigeanta
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Nov 03, 2011 at 02:17 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Robert Stephens is upset his well educated hard working parents have lost their home to foreclosure. The videographer was summarily arrested for just being on a crowded street and daring to film our ...
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 109 comments on Sun Sep 25, 2011 at 08:06 PM PDT with 74 Recommends
On Aug 10, 2011, Pennsylvania representative Pat Meehan posted on his blog that he would travel to Israel. In a google cache dated Aug 15, 2011, 157 people had posted comments about Meehan’s ...
by Great H0ZZY
Comment Count 108 comments on Mon Aug 22, 2011 at 08:53 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
On this morning's Diane Rehm show on NPR / WAMU a man called in to report that a friend of his, who runs a news aggregating website, japan.org , had had it taken offline by the Department of ...
by Ruthtopia
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Mar 16, 2011 at 10:02 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Since the Wikileaks website keeps being hacked I thought I would cut and paste the entire donation section into a diary here before the site is finally killed off. We can all rest assured of course ...
by mohawkvalleywanderer
Comment Count 44 comments on Fri Dec 03, 2010 at 05:03 AM PST with 6 Recommends
by the national gadfly
Comment Count 166 comments on Tue May 18, 2010 at 09:11 PM PDT with 456 Recommends
Why is there no up-to-date U.S. Government report on human rights in Afghanistan? We professed to have gone to war there largely over human rights -- shouldn't we be monitoring the status of human ...
by Seneca Doane
Comment Count 54 comments on Sat Mar 27, 2010 at 04:02 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
To be fair, it hasn't been just Virginia Foxx. Several other thuggish Republicans have abused their authority and asked the long arm of the law to "do something" about me. In case you haven't ...
by Mike Stark
Comment Count 374 comments on Wed Oct 14, 2009 at 08:19 PM PDT with 603 Recommends
Funny stuff here, as I wrote last night about the Barclays documents that got censored at the last spring. Now it seems there seems to be an issue with dumping toxic waste off the coast of the Ivory ...
by RenderQT
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Oct 13, 2009 at 06:49 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
The coup regime in Honduras has struck a second blow against free speech with a new executive decree ordering the state to cancel the licenses of any media which the army finds objectionable. ...
by cadejo4
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Oct 09, 2009 at 10:52 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Happy Friday and welcome to the 5th in the Dog’s First Amendment Friday series. This series is following the syllabus ...
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri May 22, 2009 at 10:17 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Remember this doozy from August 2008 during the campaign? In this west side location that is not far from the Pepsi Center yet out of sight from Democratic delegates and protesters ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Mar 10, 2009 at 08:49 AM PDT with 5 Recommends