We're all potential terrorists, now!
If you didn't give two sh*ts TM about our country's surveillance state, you may just change your mind after reading The Intercept's latest piece, just ...
This will be a short diary.
The baseless insult "Anti-american" has been used against critics of the United States all throughout history, mainly to silence said critics in a debate. The smear was ...
As I’ve noted many times in this community, the following report is about the over-arching reality of our surveillance state. This story has been reported—in various iterations—based upon ...
There is a reason why the socialist government of Venezuela is (and has been) in the crosshairs of the international neo-liberal cartel. What Chavismo has been able to accomplish in Venezuela if ...
I and many other people have been arguing for quite some time now that the Keystone Pipeline will be approved. The reason for that is simple: follow the money. Oil industry companies and lobbyists ...
My father was an important executive in the natural gas industry. Before he died in 1997, he had been president of a municipal gas company, president of the Southern Gas Association, and a ...
Obama's attempt to ram TPP through Congress is apparently meeting resistance from the Democrats, according to this article on Huffingtonpost. Why House Democrats Might Kill Obama's Big Trade Deal .
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Over a year ago, the Senate Intelligence Committee voted to adopt a historic, 6,000-page report which contains " startling details " about CIA misdeeds ...
Four years ago, countless Democratic leaders and allies pushed for passage of Barack Obama’s complex healthcare act while arguing that his entire presidency was at stake. The party hierarchy ...