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Glenn Greenwald just released a statement/essay on the nine hour detention of his significant other partner by British security officials as he changed flights to Brazil from Germany via London ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 1433 comments on Sun Aug 18, 2013 at 12:30 PM PDT with 370 Recommends
"You can’t imagine the happiness I am feeling," said Maria Benedita Sousa. Sousa is an American success story. She has pulled herself up by the bootstraps in one of the poorest areas of the ...
by Magnifico
Comment Count 101 comments on Thu Jul 31, 2008 at 08:22 PM PDT with 268 Recommends
Oakland, Cairo, Athens, Brazil, Istanbul. All scenes of significant clashes with police these last years. Today, add to that list Rexton, New Brunswick, Canada . A line of vehicles on fire. ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 188 comments on Thu Oct 17, 2013 at 02:35 PM PDT with 266 Recommends
I'm over 50, and out of work right now. I watched the 2009 George Clooney movie, " Up in the Air " last night, and as much as I like ...
by Richard Cranium
Comment Count 387 comments on Sun Oct 10, 2010 at 09:29 AM PDT with 251 Recommends
As the global revolution against the increasingly supra-national ruling elites continues to spread like wildfire, Brazil is quickly becoming a hopeful example of what happens when the people awaken ...
by Ray Pensador
Comment Count 333 comments on Mon Jun 17, 2013 at 11:52 PM PDT with 210 Recommends
On June 7th, just a few days after the world became aware of the existence of former Central Intelligence Agency and National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, the editors of the New York ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 183 comments on Tue Oct 29, 2013 at 12:30 AM PDT with 186 Recommends
So says a protester walking though the streets of Sao Paul as water service is being drastically cut due to a relentless drought in Brazils most populous state. The 20 million people that live in ...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 74 comments on Sat Mar 07, 2015 at 03:20 PM PST with 163 Recommends
I just saw this posted in the Times. I haven't seen it discussed before but the article suggests that Clinton has invested in a company that maintained cruel and intolerable conditions for its ...
by mayan
Comment Count 243 comments on Mon Mar 10, 2008 at 07:38 PM PDT with 162 Recommends
The revelations about the spying activities of the NSA continue to reverberate around the world. Most Americans seem to be primarily concerned with the issue of whether their 4th amendment rights ...
by Richard Lyon
Comment Count 235 comments on Tue Sep 17, 2013 at 10:14 AM PDT with 149 Recommends
by HoundDog
Comment Count 111 comments on Wed Jun 01, 2011 at 10:19 PM PDT with 144 Recommends
New revelations on the role Australia plays in NSA intercepts emerged in RT. New revelations on espionage against Brazil are in O Globo. Also, separately, Ezra Klein of the Washington Post, ...
by CharlesII
Comment Count 77 comments on Mon Jul 08, 2013 at 11:24 PM PDT with 143 Recommends
The NSA's mass and indiscriminate spying on Brazilians As the headline suggests, the crux of the main article details how the NSA has, for years, systematically tapped into the Brazilian ...
by Richard Lyon
Comment Count 232 comments on Sat Jul 06, 2013 at 06:34 PM PDT with 134 Recommends
In addition to damaging the reputation and moral standing of the U.S., the NSA spying scandal is damaging U.S. economic prospects by making U.S. tech companies less competitive . Now the economic ...
by Lawrence
Comment Count 184 comments on Thu Dec 19, 2013 at 03:54 AM PST with 130 Recommends
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 84 comments on Sun Feb 10, 2013 at 03:30 PM PST with 125 Recommends
While we are consumed with hunting down the largest flat screen TV for the cheapest price, or decrying the new security measures for air travelers, the city of Rio de Janeiro is caught up in a war ...
by bruised toes
Comment Count 92 comments on Fri Nov 26, 2010 at 06:15 PM PST with 122 Recommends
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 60 comments on Fri May 06, 2011 at 05:37 AM PDT with 111 Recommends
Crossposted from The People's View More photos of President Obama's visit in ...
by ThisIsMyTime
Comment Count 198 comments on Sun Mar 20, 2011 at 12:42 PM PDT with 111 Recommends
Welcome to the Overnight News Digest (OND) for Monday, October 19, 2009. OND's ...
by BentLiberal
Comment Count 165 comments on Mon Oct 19, 2009 at 08:59 PM PDT with 106 Recommends
in 2001, i paddled my way deep into the woods of canada. i and a small group of friends were on a 10-day canoe trip in ontario's algonquin provincial park. it was beautiful and wild, full of star-...
by siddharthasays
Comment Count 66 comments on Tue Oct 14, 2008 at 07:43 AM PDT with 102 Recommends
by Black Kos
Comment Count 265 comments on Tue May 25, 2010 at 12:00 PM PDT with 95 Recommends