Blacked Out Pages: U.S. Government Snubs ACLU Over Targeted Killing FOIA October 3, 2015
No longer can the government simply refuse to confirm or deny the existence of records.
Alabama Stops Issuing Driver’s Licenses In Counties With 75% Black Registered Voters
Alabama is closing 31 driver's license offices and, surprise, it's hitting black counties hard.
How America Helped Saudi Arabia Block A Human Rights Inquiry In Yemen
"It was terrible, the US was silent for a very long time."
Former NSA Tech Director Says US Has Become A Totalitarian State
In this video acTVism Munich interviews William Binney to talk about his experience at the National Security Agency (NSA) where worked for circa 36 years and how he uncovered fraud, crime and corruption at the agency. Other issues that are discussed in detail include the role & significance of whistleblowers in society, scope & capacity of the US intelligence state and solutions that the government as well as the individual can employ to reform the NSA. Biography of William Binney: William
New Reports: Pro-Palestine Groups At U.S. Colleges Face Intimidation, False Charges
The report documents efforts by Israel advocacy organizations to intervene in the debate over Israeli policies on college campuses.
Canadian Military Explored Plan To Fully Integrate Forces With U.S.
Top generals met to discuss possibility of fully integrating Canadian and U.S. militaries.
Protesting Big Pharma ‘Death Sentence,’ Cancer Patient Arrested Outside TPP Talks
'For thousands of women to die unnecessary of breast cancer because of the TPP is a horrible, cruel, premeditated, and avoidable catastrophe.'
Abby Martin & Chris Hedges: War, Propaganda & The Enemy Within
Abby Martin interviews Chris Hedges on American myths, war and revolt. Hedges explains the 'folly of Empire,' the dangers posed by right-wing extremism and the urgent need for a new system.
South Dakota Tribe To Open Nation’s 1st Marijuana Resort
Many tribes are hesitant to jump into the pot business. And not everyone in Flandreau, about 45 miles north of Sioux Falls, believes in the project. But the profit potential has attracted the interest of many other tribes, just as the debut of slot machines and table games almost 27 years ago.
Edward Snowden Joins Twitter, Immediately Starts Following The NSA
George Pataki almost immediately calls on Twitter to ban Snowden from the site.