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▶ David Swanson: Obama Fans Aren't Even Pretending That Was a Good Speech

Obama's speech and new "policy directive" eliminate the Fourth Amendment.    By davidswanson - Posted on 17 January 2014  WarIsACrime.org President Barack Obama gave a eulogy for the Fourth Amendment on Friday, and not even his fans are proclaiming victory.  In this moment when Obama is actually doing one thing I agree with (talking to Iran), more and More

▶ David Swanson: Obama Fans Aren’t Even Pretending That Was a Good Speech

Obama's speech and new "policy directive" eliminate the Fourth Amendment.    By davidswanson - Posted on 17 January 2014  WarIsACrime.org President Barack Obama gave a eulogy for the Fourth Amendment on Friday, and not even his fans are proclaiming victory.  In this moment when Obama is actually doing one thing I agree with (talking to Iran), more and More

Tom Englehardt> Welcome Home From the Wars, Drones!

Drones?  You can rant about them, write about them, organize against them, try to stop them from flying over your hometown. And still, like the implacable Terminators of film fame, they will arrive in “the homeland.” by Tom Engelhardt  Published on Saturday, July 13, 2013 by Common Dreams I mean, come on.  You knew it had to happen, didn’t you?  In a 2010 More

Tom Englehardt> Welcome Home From the Wars, Drones!

Drones?  You can rant about them, write about them, organize against them, try to stop them from flying over your hometown. And still, like the implacable Terminators of film fame, they will arrive in “the homeland.” by Tom Engelhardt  Published on Saturday, July 13, 2013 by Common Dreams I mean, come on.  You knew it had to happen, didn’t you?  In a 2010 More

Secret Intelligence Court a Precursor to Tyranny

The justification for this secret court—as is usual in the development of 20th century secret police states—is national security. By William Pfaff  Jul 10, 2013  truthdig.com The current of awkward revelations concerning the clandestine or publicly misrepresented practices of the present and recent American administrations goes on. A long exposition in the New York Times and International Herald Tribune More

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