Tag Archives: Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Marjorie Cohn | US Targeted Killing Rules Conflate Legality and Politics

Under the guise of increased transparency, the administration has revealed partial information about its targeted killing program. But much remains classified. And what we do know does not comply with the law.

Dave Lindorff> FBI Knew of Plot to Execute Occupy Activists but Did Nothing

 When the movement came to Houston, Texas, law enforcement officials and the city’s banking and oil industry executives freaked out perhaps even more so than they did in some other cities. Dave Lindorff, Op-Ed, Published: Friday 28 June 2013  NationofChange.org When, in early October, the Occupy movement came to Houston, Texas, law enforcement officials and […]

EFF> Newly Released Drone Records Reveal Extensive Military Flights in US

Newly Released Drone Records Reveal Extensive Military Flights in US December 5th EFF posted several thousand pages of new drone license records and a new map that tracks the location of drone flights across the United States. DECEMBER 5, 2012 | BY JENNIFER LYNCH  EFF.org View EFF’s new Map of Domestic Drone Authorizations in a larger window.  Click […]

Dave Lindorff> Did the White House Direct the Police Crackdown on Occupy?

Documents Show How White House and Democrats Worked to Protect the Banks Against Protests Did the White House Direct the Police Crackdown on Occupy? by DAVE LINDORFF    May 14, 2012    Counterpunch A new trove of heavily redacted documents provided by the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in response to a Freedom of […]