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Courthouse News Service – Startling Drone Pilot Revelation in DOJ Audit By ADAM KLASFELD

At the time, his office also criticized the FBI’s failure to develop specific policies to protect the privacy of U.S. citizens or the integrity of the evidence the drones aim to collect. The final audit released on Tuesday night revealed that the Justice Department has committed to – but has not yet – finalized policies […]

How the Leaked TPP ISDS Chapter Threatens Intellectual Property Limitations and Exceptions » infojustice

State-to-state dispute settlement is an important check and balance in the process that reduces litigation. Governments are more wary litigators than many companies. The reasons are many – governments seek to maintain complex diplomatic relations, they are loathe to take on the costs of litigation, and since they must live by the rules their own […]

Cancer the Secret Weapon?

Originally posted on Alex Constantine's Blog:
US Senators Frank Church and John Tower examine a Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) poison dart gun that causes cancer and heart attacks, during the US Senate Select Committee’s investigation into the assassination plots on foreign leaders in 1975. By Charles Kong Soo Trinidad Guardian, February 27, 2012 It…

Lost in the ’50s with Harper’s anti-terror pablum | rabble.ca

It’s the tale of little six-year-old Jacob, who really likes spies. So much so that he wrote to CSIS to ask if they could help him set up a spy club. Little Jacob did not know, perhaps, that CSIS is an agency found to be complicit in a variety of illegal acts, from complicity in […]

Secret Service Destroys Tapes of Drunken Crash — NYMag

Secret Service director Joseph Clancy said there’s no other footage because it’s their policy to destroy the tapes after 72 hours. “That doesn’t make any sense to us,” congressman Jason Chaffetz told CBS News. “If it’s regular policy to destroy them after 72 hours, why did they have two of the tapes, and where are […]

Be Careful What You Say, NYPD’s ShotSpotter May Be Listening – ANIMAL

The civil liberties organization Electronic Frontier Foundation has raised concerns about the system’s ability to record people’s voices. “It’s documented, and it highlights exactly what kinds of concerns we have. The capability of ShotSpotter to record voices should be a huge issue wherever it is deployed, and yet it is hardly discussed,” said Nadia Kayyali, […]

Thomas Friedman Asks, Why Not Arm ISIS?

Originally posted on The Voluntary Exchange Podcast:
Thomas Friedman, the New York Times columnist who has more interest in selling the American people on Israeli policy than keeping them safe, suggested that we discuss the following question. Why should America fight another war for Iran in Iraq? Now I despise ISIS as much as anyone,…

Journalist Arrested In Ferguson: I Didn’t Resist, ‘I’m Not An Idiot’

Protests have continued since Brown, who was black and unarmed, was shot and killed Aug. 9 by then-Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson. Moore is one of an estimated two dozen journalists from around the world and among the hundreds of people who’ve been arrested in Ferguson. Moore, whose videos have been used by The Associated […]

FBI Ordered by Judge to Release Files on Surveillance & Infiltration of Muslim Communities, Including Mosques | The Dissenter

For over four years, a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit has unfolded as the American Civil Liberties Union chapter of Northern California, the Asian Law Caucus and the now-defunct San Francisco Bay Guardian argued for the release of records. They believe files will reveal details related to how agents have investigated mosques, “assessed” religious leaders, […]

UPDATE: Son of Hells Angels kingpin ‘mistakenly’ released from jail

The 39-year-old Boucher walked out of Bordeaux jail on Monday morning. It still isn’t clear whether his escape is down to an administrative gaffe or the result of an inside job. Public Security Minister Lise Theriault said in Quebec City today it appears as though Boucher was able to get out of Bordeaux with the […]

Letter of Response to the Supreme Court regarding the detention on remand of Julian Assange – Aklagarmyndigheten

The Prosecutor-General is of the opinion that Julian Assange should continue to be detained in his absence, however would endorse the Supreme Court’s adjudication on the question. Given the fact that Julian Assange has appealed the detention on remand from the Svea Court of Appeal, the Prosecutor-General, on request, has submitted a letter of response […]

World Faces Catastrophic Water Shortage if Changes Are Not Made, UN Warns

Originally posted on Daily Queer News:
Indus River in Hyderabad, India. (photo: AFP)  Samuel Oakford | Vice | Reader Support News | March 21, 2015 ith the world’s population expected to grow to 9.1 billion by mid-century, already depleted groundwater supplies will continue to be gobbled up by agriculture, industry, power generation and personal use, according to…

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"The war is not meant to be won, it is meant to be continuous. Hierarchical society is only possible on the basis of poverty and ignorance. This new version is the past and no different past can ever have existed. In principle the war effort is always planned to keep society on the brink of starvation. The war is waged by the ruling group against its own subjects and its object is not the victory over either Eurasia or East Asia, but to keep the very structure of society intact." George Orwell

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