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Why I Decided to Blow the Whistle on the NSA

March 24, 2014

NSA whistleblower Russ Tice describes his evolution from being a staunch believer in the mission of the NSA to being the first insider to expose how the surveillance state disregarded Americans’ fourth amendment rights

Israel Denies Refugee Status to Sudanese

March 20, 2014
David Sheen: Israel is utterly failing its duty to protect the human rights of African asylum seekers

TRNN Replay: African Refugees in Israel

March 19, 2014
David Sheen: Israel is driving African asylum seekers out of the country in record numbers

Hedges and Binney on NSA Policy

January 11, 2014
On Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay, Chris Hedges and William Binney answer the question: “What should the NSA policy look like?”

Reality Asserts Itself - Chris Hedges and William Binney

January 9, 2014
Chris Hedges and NSA whistle-blower William Binney tell Paul Jay that there should be accountability, including the President himself, for the criminal practices used by the NSA against the American people

McGovern: Unconstitutionality of NSA Phone Call Collection is Indisputable

December 16, 2013

Former CIA analyst Ray McGovern says that the recent federal district judge’s ruling on the NSA’s bulk phone collection applies constitutional protections, but will not lead to amnesty for Edward Snowden

Romanian Parliament Fails to Pass Pro-Mineral Extraction Law

December 11, 2013
Tudor Bradatan: Public pressure spurred Romanian Parliament to reject amendments to county’s mining laws that would have likely expanded mining and fracking projects.

Judge Rules NYPD’s “Stop and Frisk” Unconstitutional, Orders Federal Oversight

August 13, 2013

Judge finds New York Police Department violates the rights of New Yorkers, as mayor Michael Bloomberg vows to fight ruling

Brennan Hearings: What is the Legal Basis for Drone Targeted Killings? Pt.2

February 9, 2013

Michael Ratner: There’s no reason why the legal argument defending targeted killing should not be made public