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'What the War on Terror Actually Looks Like': Laura Poitras
Society & Culture  (tags: law, politics, society, violence, freedoms, corruption, education, movies )

- 5 hours ago -
When Citizenfour opens , documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras will have given moviegoers an unprecedented look at whistleblower Edward Snowden." I thought t we'd look back on post-9/11 America as a dark chapter in U.S. history.
"You Don't Own Me": Sia, Lena Dunham and Other Famous Ladies Sing in Mash-Up Video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, elections, ethics, freedoms, republicans, usa )

- 1 day ago -
The more things change the more they stay the same.GOP and womens' rights.
Fracking a Nuclear Plant in the Barnett Shale
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, government, habitatdestruction )

- 1 day ago -
fracking near the Squaw Creek Comanche Peak Nuclear Plant and right under the Squaw Creek dam. If fracking near a dam might cause a "catastrophic event," what might fracking near a nuclear plant and under a dam cause?
Thank You, Thomas Mulcair and the New Democrats: Thank You for Saying No to War
World  (tags: middle-east, politics, terrorism, violence, usa, Bremer's 100 Orders, occupation, occupation and colonization )

- 16 days ago -
Gay activists seeking to live a more normal and equal life : we move to canada : are now interested in aiding the continued Canadian refusal to murder Iraqis
QUELLING DISSENT: : How The Big Greens Contain & Dissolve Resistance
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, politics, government, culture, crime, dishonesty, ethics, police, rights, death, activists )

- 21 days ago -
The incessant pursuit of the luxuries of modernity has reduced the earth and Indigenous peoples worldwide to being viewed as commodities that exist simply to provide "resources" for civil society.
Victory for Clean Water, Blow to Mountaintop Removal in West Virginia
Environment  (tags: Victory )

- 22 days ago -
Appalachia scored a victory for clean water and public health this week.
Crime Pays : Especially When Not Acknowledged or Prosecuted
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, dishonesty, ethics, media, murder, rights, safety, violence, world, activists )

- 29 days ago -
Frauds of the day - especially in print
The Long History of News Media Manipulation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention, Corporatocracy, Mainstream Media, Propaganda, Brainwashing, Dumbing Down, Indoctrination )

Walter L
- 31 days ago -
There's always been propaganda, but in the last 100 years, it's been raised to a high art. In fact, propagandists control what's called the "news" media. Sounds far-fetched? If you knew the history of warfare in the last 100 years, you wouldn't think so.
Backing Barack Obama's Ill-Considered War, Stephen Harper and Justin Trudeau Have Signed Onto a Fool's Errand
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: iraq, military, propaganda, terrorism, troops, corruption )

- 31 days ago -
Obama's campaign against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria is hastily conceived, relies on uncertain allies and risks further inflaming an already volatile region ( risks is nonsense - it's the inevitable planned result - John )
How the Bush Administration Covered Up the Saudi Connection to 9/11
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, bushadministration, cover-up, crime, corruption, iraq, lies, terrorism )

- 37 days ago -
It's a story of how the White House sought to suppress evidence that would reveal how much it knew of the attack plot. Graham describes a letter from a member of the FBI's congressional staff explaining the Bureau had been uncooperative on orders
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