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After 8 days of work, historically unproductive, unpopular Congress goes home to campaign — RT USA

After 8 days of work, historically unproductive, unpopular Congress goes home to campaign — RT USA

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

After 8 days of work, historically unproductive, unpopular Congress goes home to campaign — RT USA. After voting to fund military action against Islamic State, Congress just couldn’t take anymore. The US House announced Thursday an early end to an already shortened fall session so lawmakers could do what they value most: campaign for reelection. […]

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NSA shared Americans’ private communications with Israel: Snowden – Yahoo News

NSA shared Americans’ private communications with Israel: Snowden – Yahoo News

| September 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

NSA shared Americans’ private communications with Israel: Snowden – Yahoo News. Former U.S. intelligence analyst Edward Snowden has accused the U.S. National Security Agency of routinely passing private, unedited communications of Americans to Israel, an expert on the intelligence agency said Wednesday. James Bamford, writing in the New York Times, said Snowden told him the […]

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A Void in the History of September 11th

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Void in the History of September 11th. The Twenty-Eight Pages By Lawrence Wright On the bottom floor of the United States Capitol’s new underground visitors’ center, there is a secure room where the House Intelligence Committee maintains highly classified files. One of those files is titled “Finding, Discussion and Narrative Regarding Certain Sensitive National […]

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Waste, fraud and abuse commonplace in Iraq reconstruction effort | Center for Public Integrity

Waste, fraud and abuse commonplace in Iraq reconstruction effort | Center for Public Integrity

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Waste, fraud and abuse commonplace in Iraq reconstruction effort | Center for Public Integrity. R. Jeffrey Smithemail After U.S. and allied warplanes destroyed a key bridge carrying 15 oil and gas pipelines in northern Iraq during the 2003 conflict there, officials in Washington and Baghdad made its postwar reconstruction a top priority. But instead of […]

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Ron Paul: Imperial presidency, abuse of presidential powers have grown since Nixon — RT USA

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ron Paul: Imperial presidency, abuse of presidential powers have grown since Nixon — RT USA. In his weekly column, Dr. Ron Paul blasted the Obama and George W. Bush administrations for taking the ‘imperial presidency’ ‒ which was supposed to end after President Richard Nixon resigned ‒ far further than the disgraced politician ever did. […]

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CIA torture far exceeded waterboarding, brought suspects ‘to the point of death’ — RT USA

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

CIA torture far exceeded waterboarding, brought suspects ‘to the point of death’ — RT USA. The United States will soon release a long-awaited report detailing the findings of a Senate investigation into the CIA’s use of enhanced interrogation techniques, and sources now say those tactics far exceeded what the world was led to believe. According […]

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‘American forces are on the ground here': Kurds say US commandos are fighting ISIS with them in northern Iraq, after Obama said no ‘combat troops’ would fight | Mail Online

‘American forces are on the ground here': Kurds say US commandos are fighting ISIS with them in northern Iraq, after Obama said no ‘combat troops’ would fight | Mail Online

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

‘American forces are on the ground here': Kurds say US commandos are fighting ISIS with them in northern Iraq, after Obama said no ‘combat troops’ would fight | Mail Online.   ‘American forces are on the ground here': Kurds claim US commandos ARE fighting ISIS with them in northern Iraq, after Obama said no ‘combat […]

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Pew Research: African-Americans think race relations have worsened under Obama — RT USA

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Pew Research: African-Americans think race relations have worsened under Obama — RT USA. African-Americans say relations between blacks and whites in the United States have gotten worse in the Obama era, according to a new a new Pew Research Center/USA Today poll. From 2007 to 2009, the number of African-Americans respondents that told Pew blacks […]

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Cornel West slams ‘counterfeit’ Obama’s presidency — RT USA

Cornel West slams ‘counterfeit’ Obama’s presidency — RT USA

| August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cornel West slams ‘counterfeit’ Obama’s presidency — RT USA. Cornel West, activist and professor at Union Theological Seminary, ripped Barack Obama’s “Wall Street presidency,” calling him another neoliberal “counterfeit” after posing as a progressive in his initial campaign for the White House in 2008. “We ended up with a Wall Street presidency, a drone presidency, […]

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Sheriff Clarke confronted after FOX6 investigation prompts federal lawsuit | FOX6Now.com

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sheriff Clarke confronted after FOX6 investigation prompts federal lawsuit | FOX6Now.com. Posted 9:54 pm, July 7, 2014, by Katie DeLong, Bryan Polcyn and AP Wire Service, MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Accused of a cover-up, Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke and four of his deputies are named as co-defendants in a federal civil rights lawsuit — and […]

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NSA Tried To Delete Court Transcript In Lawsuit Over Deleting Evidence – Yahoo News

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

NSA Tried To Delete Court Transcript In Lawsuit Over Deleting Evidence – Yahoo News. The National Security Agency secretly tried to delete part of a public court transcript after believing one of its lawyers may have accidentally revealed classified information in a court case over alleged illegal surveillance. Following a recent hearing in the ongoing […]

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Obama: No warrantless wiretaps if you elect me – CNET

Obama: No warrantless wiretaps if you elect me – CNET

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

January 8, 2008 … “Yes we Can…blatantly lie to the entire country and get away with it.” Obama: No warrantless wiretaps if you elect me – CNET. by Anne Broache January 8, 2008 1:16 PM PST HANOVER, N.H.–Barack Obama may be leading the Democratic presidential pack in every major poll here, but that didn’t dissuade […]

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Government transparency website is missing billions of dollars, watchdogs report — RT USA

| August 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Your tax dollars hard at work…. Government transparency website is missing billions of dollars, watchdogs report — RT USA. A government audit has revealed that roughly $619 billion in federal grants and loans given out in fiscal year 2012 have not been properly accounted for. The latest figures come courtesy of the US Government Accountability […]

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Obama signs bill giving Israel $225 million for missile defense system – The Washington Post

Obama signs bill giving Israel $225 million for missile defense system – The Washington Post

| August 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Obama signs bill giving Israel $225 million for missile defense system – The Washington Post. By Katie Zezima August 4 at 6:55 PM This post has been updated.  President Obama on Monday signed a bill that will give Israel $225 million to restock its Iron Dome missile defense system. The House voted 395-8 to pass […]

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Michigan community rebels against huge expansion, militarization of police — RT USA

| August 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Michigan community rebels against huge expansion, militarization of police — RT USA. After acquiring some military hardware, one local Michigan police chief’s plan to also add more than 30 non-certified officers to the force has residents in Barry Township clamoring for an investigation – and, in some cases, his job. According to the Detroit Free […]

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Must watch…US Border Patrol, Texas – YouTube

| August 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

U S Border Patrol, Texas – YouTube. So sad, but this about sums it up. 765yFl3x8sc[/youtube

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CIA Admits to Hacking Senate Computers – NationalJournal.com

| August 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

CIA Admits to Hacking Senate Computers – NationalJournal.com. In a sharp and sudden reversal, the CIA is acknowledging it improperly tapped into the computers of Senate staffers who were reviewing the intelligence agency’s Bush-era torture practices.   By Dustin Volz Follow on Twitter   July 31, 2014 The Central Intelligence Agency improperly and covertly hacked […]

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LiveLeak.com – The Moment a rapid of Israeli Airstrike Hit Civilians, Journalists & Ambulance *HD* *6mins footage*

| August 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

LiveLeak.com – The Moment a rapid of Israeli Airstrike Hit Civilians, Journalists & Ambulance *HD* *6mins footage*. Warning – Item The Moment a rapid of Israeli Airstrike Hit Civilians, Journalists & Ambulance *HD* *6mins footage* might contain content that is not suitable for all ages. By clicking on CONTINUE you confirm that you are 18 […]

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Obama thanks Muslims for ‘building the very fabric of our nation’ #areyoukiddingme

Obama thanks Muslims for ‘building the very fabric of our nation’ #areyoukiddingme

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

This about sums it up folks. #areyoukiddingme Obama thanks Muslims for ‘building the very fabric of our nation’ – BizPac Review. President Obama and the first lady issued a statement saying: “This last month has been a time of fasting, reflection, spiritual renewal, and service to the less fortunate. While Eid marks the completion of […]

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Six cops charged with robbery, kidnapping, extortion

Six cops charged with robbery, kidnapping, extortion

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Six cops charged with robbery, kidnapping, extortion. Jeremy Roebuck, Mark Fazlollah, and Aubrey Whelan, Inquirer Staff Writers Last updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 1:08 AM Posted: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 7:54 AM Stories of shakedowns, brutality, kidnapping, and theft have dogged a group of the city’s Narcotics Field Unit officers for nearly a decade. But […]

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