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Linda Hoover: The Law Violates Us

By Linda Hoover  WAMM Newsletter   July 2013 WAMM Presidential orders put in place by Bush and continued by Obama are reviewed every 45 days and are what gives the White House authority to use surveillance and force against Americans. Below are excerpts from an article that give a little information about the legal state of emergency More

Glenn Greenwald> Domestic drones and their unique dangers

Glenn Greenwald: Challenging the US Surveillance State​ [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=zCj7SmjSsGw#at=34] Domestic drones and their unique dangers Dismissive claims that drones do nothing more than helicopters and satellites already do are wildly misinformed Glenn Greenwald  guardian.co.uk, Friday 29 March 2013 10.48 EDT The use of drones by domestic US law enforcement agencies is growing rapidly, both in terms of numbers and types More

Glenn Greenwald> Domestic drones and their unique dangers

Glenn Greenwald: Challenging the US Surveillance State​ [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=zCj7SmjSsGw#at=34] Domestic drones and their unique dangers Dismissive claims that drones do nothing more than helicopters and satellites already do are wildly misinformed Glenn Greenwald  guardian.co.uk, Friday 29 March 2013 10.48 EDT The use of drones by domestic US law enforcement agencies is growing rapidly, both in terms of numbers and types More

Tomgram: John Feffer, The Dumbing Down of American Foreign Policy

Tomgram: John Feffer, The Dumbing Down of American Foreign Policy Posted by John Feffer  September 6, 2012  TomDispatch.com Think back to the election of 2008. Do you remember how one candidate had it easy?  He had eight years of abject failure to run against.  Eight years that included the launching of two dismal wars, the creation of More

Democracy Now!> National Security Agency Whistleblower William Binney on Growing State Surveillance

Exclusive: National Security Agency Whistleblower William Binney on Growing State Surveillance April 20, 2012     Democracy Now! [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eaTv5MODnBk&w=560&h=315] In his first television interview since he resigned from the National Security Agency over its domestic surveillance program, William Binney discusses the NSA’s massive power to spy on Americans and why the FBI raided his home after More

ROWLEY & LEGGIERE: Let the Patriot Act die

Invasive provisions about to expire haven’t made us safer By Coleen Rowley and Philip Leggiere The Washington Times, Monday April 25, 2011 In little more than a month [now in one week−May 27, the editors], three of the 160 provisions of the notorious Patriot Act are set to expire. While federal officials have claimed that Congress must More

Who will protect us from our government?

The USA PATRIOT Act is moving through the House and Senate and must be acted on before May 27, 2011.  H.R. 1805 (Conyers) and S. 193 and S.290 (Leahy) are in committee.  These bills would renew the Patriot Act until December 31, 2013. Called the USA PATRIOT Act Sunset Extension Act of 2011, the act would More

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