Tag Archives: Repression

Noam Chomsky: Obama’s attack on civil liberties

http://www.alternet.org/civil-liberties/noam-chomsky-obamas-attack-civil-liberties-has-gone-way-beyond-imagination?paging=off A description… Chomsky starts off asking the same question I did in the prior post: WHY is the US elite pursuing these policies? He actually doesn’t answer the question, but provides an appalling amount of detail on Obama’s attacks on civil … Continue reading

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Surveillance State democracy

Surveillance State democracy As the FBI seeks full access to all forms of Interent communication, it is not voters who need to be convinced BY GLENN GREENWALD     more CNET‘s excellent technology reporter, Declan McCullagh, reports on ongoing efforts by the Obama … Continue reading

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The predictable aftermath of the anti-CAP smear

The predictable aftermath of the anti-CAP smear BY GLENN GREENWALD Sheldon Adelson, Jonah Goldberg, Haim Saban  (Credit: Reuters/aei.org) I’ve written several times about the coordinated smear campaign to brand writers at the Center for American Progress as “anti-Semites” in order to punish them for defying … Continue reading

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