Sometimes some people get upset with me when I point out that the U.S. corporate media is a massive (and eerily effective) propaganda machine. The main objection to this observation is that I'm ...
Kerry conspicuously left out how the UK parliament said Nay to war with Syria.
Kerry claimed that Syria was blamed for past chemical attacks, but this is untrue according to a UN investigation.
Dear President Obama:
As commander in chief, you’ve been responsible for the treatment of the most high-profile whistleblower in the history of the U.S. armed forces. Under your command, the ...
The court martial of Private First Class Bradley Manning has been shrouded in secrecy, which is ironic because he released information to WikiLeaks precisely to reveal this pathological secrecy and ...
The Bradley Manning trial has been cloaked in secrecy. No audio or video recordings allowed; no transcripts permitted.
Glenn Greenwald and the group he recently co-founded, the Freedom of the Press ...
Cross-posted from The Dissenter/FDL
On March 6, the UK Guardian posted a very important story , with accompanying videos , examining in details and with witnesses the extraordinary efforts by US ...
to express the horror and shame one can feel.
That does not even come close to describe what i felt when a friend passed on a link, i opened it, and read From El Salvador to Iraq: Washington's man ...
There is a must read expose on the Guardian this morning: Pentagon's link to Iraqi torture centres , which reveals much more about Pentagon involvement in torture centers in Iraq.
President Hugo Chávez of Venezuela died today, and although I make no claim to expertise on the man or his country, his career and accomplishments deserve appreciation by those of us on the broad ...
Aaron Swartz committed suicide after being hounded by the DoJ for a victimless crime.
There are plenty of memorial diaries, but I'd like to focus on a fact-based look at the DoJ and its priorities.