Saturday, April 19, 2014
Friday, April 18, 2014
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Dianne Feinstein Asks DOJ To Investigate Leak Of Torture Report Summary To McClatchy News Service | Repost - The Future of Content is Here
Sen. Feinstein seemed incredibly outraged that her office was spied on by the CIA in its efforts to keep a torture report under wraps. This was noted with some attendant irony, given Feinstein's boisterous support of the NSA's surveillance efforts.…
Monday, April 14, 2014
There is no democracy whatsoever. Voting is a mask for rule by a few powerful interest groups. In two 21st century rulings (Citizens United and McCutcheon), the US Supreme Court has ruled that the purchase of the US government by private interest groups is merely the exercise of free speech. These rulings allow powerful corporate and financial interests to use their money-power to elect a government that serves their interests at the expense of the general welfare.