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Hillary at AIPAC Monday, April 25, 2016 (5 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Clinton Task Force Breaks Barriers To Defend Her Donors The project celebrates Clinton's ability to break down barriers, and it's true: she is breaking barriers for corporations to influence government policy.

Bernie Sanders Thursday, January 21, 2016 (12 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Liberals No Longer Amused The objective of the week for liberals appears to be to make clear Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is some kind of pariah. it is quite another thing to delude people into voting for her simply because it is your view that Bernie Sanders' vision is difficult to make a reality. That position accepts the status quo and embraces a politics of low expectations,

Shaker Aamer Saturday, October 31, 2015 (4 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Shaker Aamer, Known For Guantanamo Resistance, Released After more than thirteen years of torture, abuse, and unjust detention at the Guantanamo Bay military prison, Shaker Aamer has finally been released.

DNC Tuesday, September 1, 2015 (21 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Democrats Seek to Co-Opt Black Lives Matter Before Election 2 days after the endorsement, Black Lives Matter rejected any potential alliance, calling the resolution "business as usual" from career politicians.

Ecuador's London embassy Thursday, August 27, 2015 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
WikiLeaks Attorneys Oppose Diplomatic Retaliation According to lawyers from the Center for Constitutional Rights, UK has threatened to storm the Ecuadorean Embassy in clear violation of international law.

Bernie Sanders Monday, August 10, 2015 (29 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
What Black Lives Matter Stands to Gain from the Bernie Sanders Campaign - Shadowproof Sanders has a history in the civil rights movement, having organized against racism in the civil rights movement fifty years ago. But his campaign shrewdly recognizes that activists challenging him on the campaign trail do not care what he did decades ago. They want to know what he will do now.

Image created from image crediting Monday, August 10, 2015      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Introducing Shadowproof ShadowProof is the tne new iteration of firedoglake and it's GREAT that they're happening!!

Black Lives Matter protest on December 20 th at Mall of America Monday, March 16, 2015      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
How Many Black Lives Matter Protests Have the FBI's Joint Terrorism Task Force Helped Police Track? A supervisor with the FBI's Joint Terrorism Task Force office in Minneapolis, Minnesota, helped police monitor a Black Lives Matter protest last December

Thomas_drake_1792.JPG: Thomas Drake Thursday, February 26, 2015 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Pentagon Inspector General Ignored & Rejected NSA Whistleblower Thomas Drake's Claims of Retaliation NSA whistleblower Thomas Drake has learned that the Pentagon Inspector General's Office has rejected his whistleblower retaliation complaint, which he

Ray McGovern getting arrested Saturday, February 7, 2015 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Video Shows NYPD Arresting Former CIA Analyst Ray McGovern When He Tried to Attend Petraeus Event Former CIA analyst and activist Ray McGovern was arrested by New York police on October 30, as he attempted to attend an event featuring former CIA

Friday, January 30, 2015      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
'Plan C': Released Documents Show How the FBI Prepared for World War III During Cold War The existence of "Plan C," a Cold War plan to be carried out in the event of a nuclear attack, has been publicly known since 1956. here would be a "general mobilization" if an attack occurred but not on the United States itself. But documents obtained by Muck Rock provide a fuller picture of how the top secret strategy may have been implemented if World War III had erupted.

Ray McGovern who was arrested by NYPD and stopped from attending event with General Petraeus Saturday, November 1, 2014      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Former CIA Analyst Ray McGovern Arrested While Trying to Attend David Petraeus Event in New York How security or the NYPD knew McGovern and the other activists by name and that they would be at the event is unknown at the moment. Whether an alert system like the alerts used by the State Department was involved to tip off security to their presence is also unknown as well.

Image created from image crediting Thursday, October 2, 2014 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
The Dissenter Either the CIA cannot risk America's adversaries learning how many "finished intelligence reports" were reviewed because they might use this detail for some terrorist algorithm for their next plot or else this should be considered information that is being over-classified.

Senator Ron Wyden Sunday, June 15, 2014      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Though Flawed, Senate Intelligence Authorization Bill Contains Protections for Intelligence Agency Whistleblowers The United States Senate passed an intelligence authorization bill that, while inadequate and flawed, contains sections which address protections for

Albuquerque police-- cops gone wild Friday, April 11, 2014      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Justice Department: Routine Use of Deadly Force A Department of Justice civil investigation has found that a majority of shootings by Albuquerque police officers between 2009 to 2012 were unconstitutional

//www.youtube.com/watch?v=UcCoswl2NQo: James Risen Wednesday, January 15, 2014 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
New York Times Reporter James Risen, Fighting Obama Administration's Attack on the Press, Turns to Supreme Court The Justice Department under President Barack Obama insists a journalist must testify against his source so they can prosecute and convict a former CIA officer for a leak. It has spent about six years trying to force him to testify, and now, having lost in an appeals court, he is taking his case to the Supreme Court.

Image created from image crediting Sunday, January 12, 2014 (5 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
The Fantasy That Obama Is Currently Planning to ‘Overhaul’ Surveillance Programs The opening sentence of a report from the New York Times on reforms President Barack Obama is considering suggests that he is assembling a "plan to overhaul the nation's surveillance programs." Even though Obama claimed in June, "I welcome this debate," the truth is this was never the case. The administration fought in the courts against the very information that has fueled debate.

//www.flickr.com/photos/28987073@N08/11286748244/: Nelson Mandela Monday, December 9, 2013      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
When Those in Power Invite Us to Learn the Wrong Lessons from Nelson Mandela Mandela's true lesson for people of the world lies in all that he did prior to becoming president and negotiating with de Klerk. It comes from the courage and spirit he showed in his work with the ANC, during his imprisonment and then when he emerged from prison as an anti-apartheid icon. He was willing to fight and die for an idea if necessary.

jeremy Hammond Friday, November 15, 2013      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Government: Jeremy Hammond is "Computer Hacking Recidivist,' Sentence Him to 10 Years in Prison An activist, who pled guilty to violating the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) while hacking into the private intelligence firm, Stratfor, in May, will be sentenced in a federal court in New York tomorrow.

Saturday, November 9, 2013 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Kurt Eichenwald's Espionage Fantasy: Edward Snowden Has Become a Chinese Spy There is no proof or evidence that Snowden has been working on behalf of China to expose US state secrets that the country could use specifically to aid in its hacking against industrialized democracies around the world. Yet, in addition to this feature story on Snowden, Eichenwald has spent hours upon hours on Twitter pushing a wild theory that what Snowden did makes him a spy.

Thursday, October 24, 2013      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Political Case Brought Against Palestinian Organizer in Chicago for Immigration Fraud The US supports Israel's occupation with military assistance. It similarly views all Palestinians fighting back against this occupation as terrorists. Do we empathize with Odeh's decision to hide her past so she could have a better life and become a productive US citizen or do we support the government for displaying zero tolerance for a person who Israeli Defense Forces convicted of terrorism?

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 (4 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
FISA Court Releases Opinion to Show Americans Should Really Be Outraged at Phone Companies, Congress A sublime precinct on the civil liberties left

Sunday, September 15, 2013 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Would Proposed Federal Shield Law Have Protected New York Times Reporter James Risen? A proposed federal shield law that would grant journalists covered by the legislation a level of protection has passed in the Senate Judiciary Committee

//commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Manning_Billboard.jpg: Manning Billboard Tuesday, July 30, 2013 (17 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
What the Verdict in Bradley Manning's Trial Means for Whistleblowers the key result from the Manning verdict may be that the Justice Department and other parts of the US government are emboldened more than ever to bring leak prosecutions and charge individuals, including national security whistleblowers who lack protections under laws, with Espionage Act offenses, even when there is no evidence of acts of espionage.

//commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:John_conyers.jpg Wednesday, July 24, 2013 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Snowden's Whistleblowing Creates Climate for Critical House Vote on NSA Surveillance | The Dissenter Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden's whistleblowing has led to a major House vote being scheduled on an amendment that addresses unchecked NSA surveillance.

//www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lv2K4EXt0fo Sunday, July 21, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
In Ruling Ordering Times Reporter to Testify Against Source, Dissenting Judge Defends Freedom of the Press | The Dissent A divided federal appeals court ruled that a reporter for the New York Times did not have a reporter's privilege under the First Amendment or

Friday, July 19, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Significance of Military Judge's Decision to Not Acquit Bradley Manning of "Aiding the Enemy' A military judge issued a ruling in the trial of Pfc. Bradley Manning today where she declined to acquit Manning of the "aiding the enemy" charge. His defense had filed motion requesting what is called a "directed verdict" because they believed the government had presented no evidence that Manning had "aided" any enemies when it presented its case during the trial.

Tuesday, July 16, 2013 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Defense: Convicting Bradley Manning of "Aiding the Enemy' Would Set "Bad Precedent' for Whistleblowers | The Dissenter The defense in the military trial against Pfc. Bradley Manning at Fort Meade in Maryland argued multiple motions directing the judge to find Manning not guilty of committing greater offenses.

Monday, July 8, 2013      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Snowden Knew US Government Would Charge Him with Espionage, Say He Aided Enemies | The Dissenter The second part of an interview National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden recorded with The Guardian"s Glenn Greenwald and documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras in Hong Kong a month or so ago has been posted. The interview shows Snowden was well aware of how his whistleblowing on US government secret surveillance programs would be regarded.

//www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ozt3i9WFZgI: MSNBC's David Gregory to Glenn Greenwald: .Why Shouldn't You Be Charged Thursday, June 27, 2013 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
The Propaganda & Yellow Journalism Which Undermines Snowden's Whistleblowing When Snowden came forward to identify himself as the source behind stories on US secret surveillance. "I don't want public attention because I don't want the story to be about me. I want it to be about what the US government is doing." He also wrote, "I will be satisfied if the federation of secret law, unequal pardon and irresistible executive powers that rule the world that I love are revealed even for an instant."

Wednesday, June 26, 2013      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Shamai Leibowitz, Once Jailed Victim of Obama's War on Whistleblowers: Snowden a "Man of Conscience' Shamai Leibowitz, a former FBI translator who uncovered documents showing illegal and unconstitutional acts, went to the press and pled guilty to violating

Friday, September 9, 2011 (18 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Targeted Killing Program Emblematic of How Disgraceful America is Ten Years After 9/11 sserting the authority to use lethal force and carry out state-sanctioned extrajudicial executions of individuals suspected of being involved in terrorism is a culmination of policies and procedures that are justified by the permanent state of war of which all countries in the world are ensnared.

Thursday, September 8, 2011 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
WikiLeaks Cables: TSA Listing After Attempted Christmas Day Bombing Upset Some Countries Newly published cables from WikiLeaks shed light on reactions from leaders of countries that were put on the list. From January to February 2010, US diplomats had to explain and justify the designation. Some leaders from countries on the list took serious offense thus relations between the US and certain countries were in jeopardy.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
On the Secret US Cable on Australians Recommended for Australia's "No Fly" List for Links to Anwar al-Awlaki A list of 23 Australian or Australia-based citizens recommended for placement on Australia's "terror link" list was recently published by WikiLeaks. A number of individuals are recommended on the mere possibility that they might come in contact with al-Awlaki if they traveled to the Arabian Peninsula.