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John Feffer: The Surveillance Blitz

Our privacy is getting hit from two sides — from corporations as well as the government. By John Feffer  Foreign Policy in Focus  January 29, 2014 We’ve become all too comfortable opening up our lives to the scrutiny of others. (Photo: bclinesmith / Flickr) Some years ago when I was fielding complaints from authors through the More

Stephen Lendman> Battleground Chicago

Battleground Chicago Chicago cops beat NATO protesters. By Stephen Lendman (about the author)     May 22, 2012     opednews.com Chicago police have an odious reputation for brutality. It's well deserved. On Sunday, it showed up forcefully. The whole world watched. Baton-wielding cops confronted protesters violently. Official policy is swing first, ask questions later, and blame victims for More

Stephen Lendman> Battleground Chicago

Battleground Chicago Chicago cops beat NATO protesters. By Stephen Lendman (about the author)     May 22, 2012     opednews.com Chicago police have an odious reputation for brutality. It's well deserved. On Sunday, it showed up forcefully. The whole world watched. Baton-wielding cops confronted protesters violently. Official policy is swing first, ask questions later, and blame victims for More

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