Documents provided by two House members demonstrate how they are blocked from exercising any oversight over domestic surveillance by Glenn Greenwald Members of Congress are increasingly frustrated at their inability to obtain even basic information about the NSA and FISA court. Photograph: Alex Wong/Getty ImagesMembers of Congress have been repeatedly thwarted when … Continue reading Members of Congress Denied Access to Basic Information About NSA
Published on Thursday, August 1, 2013 by Campaign for America’s Future Blog Southern Revival: The Righteous Progressivism of Moral Mondays by Terrance Heath (Photo: AP via JournalNow)For 13 weeks, the North Carolina state house in Raleigh was the focus of “Moral Mondays” — a progressive movement organized by the state’s NAACP president, Rev. William Barber, … Continue reading THIS is How Nationwide Protests Start
Published on Friday, August 2, 2013 by Common Dreams Amid Growing Concern on Spying, a Vague Terror Warning Unspecified concerns will see many US embassies closed this Sunday, August 4 – Jon Queally, staff writer Several US missions in predominantly Muslim countries usually open on Sundays. (Photo: EPA)The US State Department, citing unspecified security concerns, … Continue reading Obama’s Mad & He’s Not Gonna Take it Any Longer!
This tells you all you need to know! Obama IS a Dino! Published on Thursday, August 1, 2013 by Common Dreams Obama Defends Larry Summers Against Attacks by “Liberal Media” President defends man who critics says represents destructive ‘Washington-to-Wall Street revolving door’ – Jon Queally, staff writer In a closed-door meeting with House Democrats, … Continue reading Obama Defends Larry Summers Against Attacks by “Liberal Media”
Michael Moore Michael Moore is an Academy-Award winning filmmaker and best-selling author July 30th, 2013 4:56 PM What Bradley Manning’s Sentence Will Tell Us About Our Military Justice System By Michael Moore Today Bradley Manning was convicted on 20 of 22 counts, including violating the Espionage Act, releasing classified information and disobeying orders. That’s the … Continue reading What Bradley Manning’s Sentence Will Tell Us About Our Military Justice System
Published on Wednesday, July 31, 2013 by Common Dreams ‘Surprise’ Obama Visit Bumps Critical Hearing on NSA Spying Testimony of Greenwald, ACLU, and others canceled due to suspicious last-minute visit from Obama – Sarah Lazare, staff writer A widely anticipated Wednesday hearing from critics of the NSA on the floor of the House … Continue reading ‘Surprise’ Obama Visit Bumps Critical Hearing on NSA Spying
Bradley found not guilty of most serious offense. Is this email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. NOT GUILTY of ‘Aiding the Enemy’ “Do the right thing!” Maj. Gen. Buchanan can reduce any sentence Bradley receives after having been convicted today on 19 charges. Month-long sentencing phase now determines fate. By the Bradley … Continue reading Free Bradley Manning