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CIA Aiding Colombian Government in Assassinations of FARC Leadership

December 24, 2013

The Washington Post exposes how the CIA and NSA have transferred advanced tracking technology to the Colombian government to help eliminate FARC leadership, despite human right violations against its civilian population

McGovern: NSA Consistently Violates its Oath to Uphold the 4th Amendment

December 17, 2013

As critics describe ’60 Minutes’ piece as ‘propaganda’, ex-CIA analyst Ray McGovern says that General Keith Alexander does not have a good record of truth-telling

Will Foreign Troops Help Quell Violence in the Central African Republic?

December 1, 2013

France sends 1,000 troops into the Central African Republic as violence continues to escalate

Hedges: Jeremy Hammond Exposed State’s Plan to Criminalize Democratic Dissent

November 12, 2013

Christopher Hedges, on the sentencing of Jeremy Hammond, says there will be no free press without figures like Hammond and Manning

Adjunct Professors Join National Fight for Better Pay and Benefits

October 23, 2013

Adjunct professors represent 75% of college instructors. This week, they are organizing events in 25 states.

Wall Street Journal Considers Zero Prosecutions of Banks Excessive

August 29, 2013

The department of Justice claims they are cracking down on bank fraud but they are mostly imposing fines and targeting small fish

Bennis: There is No Military Solution to Syria

August 27, 2013

Phyllis Bennis: US policy should emphasize direct diplomacy to negotiate a ceasefire with all sides including Syrian President Bashar Assad, but direct military intervention will lead to more bloodshed and Obama fighting on the side of an Al-Qaeda affiliated organization

Israeli-Palestinian Peace Talks Highlight Israel’s Desperate Need for Legitimacy In Face of Growing International Criticism

August 15, 2013

Shir Hever: Israel wants negotiations with the Palestinians to continue for the same reason it recruits students to serve as propaganda agents, it tries to restore its tainted image

The Government is Finally Arresting Wall Street Bankers…For Losing Wall Street’s Money

August 14, 2013

The Dept. of Justice will let JP Morgan’s London Whale off the hook while prosecuting low-level traders.