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(2 comments) SHARE Friday, March 13, 2020
Federal Judge Orders Chelsea Manning Released from Jail The order came after the grand jury investigating WikiLeaks was dismissed, Kevin Gosztola reports.
(9 comments) SHARE Tuesday, January 28, 2020
To rig primary against Bernie, DNC chair Tom Perez nominates regime-change agents, Israel lobbyists, and Wall Street con With Bernie Sanders surging in primary polls, DNC chair Tom Perez compiled a neoliberal list of war hawks and corporate lobbyists to sabotage his nomination A close look at the list Perez issued offers a gruesome vision of morally repugnant operatives rigging the game on behalf of a desperate and increasingly discredited party elite.
(5 comments) SHARE Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Hillary Clinton And The Democrats' Disinformation Campaign Against Tulsi Gabbard The baseless suggestion from Hillary Clinton that Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard is a Russian asset is the predictable response of a faction of party elites, which remain"
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Chelsea Manning Will Finally Get A First Chance At Life Chelsea Manning will be released from military prison at Fort Leavenworth next week. She will finally get a chance to be herself without having to conform to the rigid guidelines or expectations of the United States Army.
(13 comments) SHARE Thursday, May 4, 2017
FBI Director Hints At Arresting Assange If He Weren't In Ecuador Embassy FBI director James Comey indicated WikiLeaks remains focus for intelligence agencies and prosecuting Julian Assange for his work as a publisher remains possible.
(1 comments) SHARE Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Filmmaker Laura Poitras Doesn't Know If Military Is Done Investigating Her Documents suggest filmmaker Laura Poitras was stopped routinely by airport security because she was falsely accused of involvement in an ambush in Iraq.
(8 comments) SHARE Sunday, April 16, 2017
In Defense Of Skepticism Around Alleged Chemical Attack In Syria Governments are known to fabricate when it comes to war. So why is it acceptable to demonize those skeptical about the April 4 chemical attack in Syria?
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On Disinviting Controversial Speakers From Campus Events Canceling certain speaking events may be easy victories for movements, but those victories come at the cost of freedom of expression on campuses.
(6 comments) SHARE Friday, January 27, 2017
CIA Pompeo Poised To Punish Whistleblowers If Torture Program Restored With Trump signaling he favors torture, the CIA is positioned to crack down on whistleblowers who inform public of return of illegal programs.
(68 comments) SHARE Saturday, September 24, 2016
Your Vote For Jill Stein Is Not A Wasted Vote Voters are tired of progressive commentators, who are so insecure with the state of politics that all they do is lecture people trying to build alternatives.
(4 comments) SHARE Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Whistleblowers Condemn US For Denying Entry To Former UK Diplomat Craig Murray is currently scheduled to speak at a conference and present an award to CIA whistleblower John Kiriakou, but the U.S. has refused to grant him "entry clearance."
(2 comments) SHARE Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Media Scrambles To Discourage Sanders Supporters From Voting Jill Stein The Green Party convention influenced another round of snide commentary for daring to give voters an alternative to Clinton.
(36 comments) SHARE Saturday, May 21, 2016
Sanders Scolded For Calling Attention To Rigged Primary Sanders supporters understand very well how the process works and what kind of candidate is supposed to make it through the rigged primary.
(5 comments) SHARE Monday, April 25, 2016
Clinton Task Force Breaks Barriers To Defend Her Donors The project celebrates Clinton's ability to break down barriers, and it's true: she is breaking barriers for corporations to influence government policy.
(12 comments) SHARE Thursday, January 21, 2016
Liberals No Longer Amused The objective of the week for liberals appears to be to make clear Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is some kind of pariah. it is quite another thing to delude people into voting for her simply because it is your view that Bernie Sanders' vision is difficult to make a reality. That position accepts the status quo and embraces a politics of low expectations,
(4 comments) SHARE Saturday, October 31, 2015
Shaker Aamer, Known For Guantanamo Resistance, Released After more than thirteen years of torture, abuse, and unjust detention at the Guantanamo Bay military prison, Shaker Aamer has finally been released.
(21 comments) SHARE Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Democrats Seek to Co-Opt Black Lives Matter Before Election 2 days after the endorsement, Black Lives Matter rejected any potential alliance, calling the resolution "business as usual" from career politicians.
(3 comments) SHARE Thursday, August 27, 2015
WikiLeaks Attorneys Oppose Diplomatic Retaliation According to lawyers from the Center for Constitutional Rights, UK has threatened to storm the Ecuadorean Embassy in clear violation of international law.
(29 comments) SHARE Monday, August 10, 2015
What Black Lives Matter Stands to Gain from the Bernie Sanders Campaign - Shadowproof Sanders has a history in the civil rights movement, having organized against racism in the civil rights movement fifty years ago. But his campaign shrewdly recognizes that activists challenging him on the campaign trail do not care what he did decades ago. They want to know what he will do now.
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