“Leopold said this revelation casts a harsh light on the Obama administration’s…

“Leopold said this revelation casts a harsh light on the Obama administration’s arguments that those who relied on Department of Justice legal advice shouldn’t be prosecuted. “It literally demolishes any rationale that Obama and Holder had for not investigating, for not bringing criminal charges, or even launching a criminal inquiry, against people who were responsible for implementing this,” 5 stunning revelations from Senate report exposing CIA torture www.salon.com The official inquiry has not been published, but leaked details reveal systematic abuses of power and human rights

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The U.S. State Department said additional time was needed because of ongoing lit…

The U.S. State Department said additional time was needed because of ongoing litigation in the Nebraska Supreme Court that leaves uncertainty over the pipeline’s route.

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Michigan police take on ‘disgruntled veteran’ in hostage drill

Michigan police trained to shoot and kill a disgruntled military veteran at the state’s Fed­eral Correctional Institution this week as part of a multi-agency hostage drill By Mikael Thalen | Storyleak According to the training scenario, a disgruntled prison employee who served two tours in Afghanistan had shot five prison guards before taking the warden’s wife and son hostage. Joined by the U.S

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SC Town Rallies Behind Fired Lesbian Police Chief, Accuses Mayor of Bigotry
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After 20 years of spotless service as a member of the police department, Police Chief Crystal Moore was abruptly fired from her post in a unilateral decision by the town’s mayor. Now, the entire town is standing with Moore and accusing the mayor of at best, holding a vendetta and at worst, outright homophobic discrimination. Moore had never received a single reprimand in her entire career before last week when the Latta, South Carolina mayor Earl Bullard walked into her office with seven (seven!) reprimands in hand and said that she was fired

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The US Government Really Isn’t Worried About “Transcendence” Happening in Real Life
The US Government Really Isn’t Worried About “Transcendence” Happening in Real Life The US Government Really Isn’t Worried About “Transcendence” Happening in Real Life

This post contains spoilers, but the movie is bad so I don’t think you’ll care. Transcendence is an awful movie—two hours of squandered potential.

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Hey, Occupy Albuquerque. It’s for youuuu ..

Hey, Occupy Albuquerque. It’s for youuuu ..

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More cities rising up against police brutality #Yakima

More cities rising up against police brutality #Yakima Timeline Photos Protests Against Yakima Police Shootings Continue “YAKIMA, Wash. — At least a dozen people staged a protest outside the Yakima Police Department on Tuesday afternoon, decrying recent fatal shootings by police officers. Kassie Fishnick, one of the protesters, said she and others have been demonstrating outside the police station the 15th day of each month since February

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The DOE stands to make $127 Billion in profit from student loan debt #GameOfThro…

The DOE stands to make $127 Billion in profit from student loan debt #GameOfThrones #StrikeDebt Timeline Photos The Department Of Education stands to make $127 billion dollars in profit from student loan debt over the next ten years. And we thought things in Westeros were cutthroat. #GameofLoans Tell the DOE you’re not an ATM here:

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Mistake at Congressional Hearing? Senator: “Radioactive releases from WIPP have been at levels that are a public health danger” — EPA: “This…

Published: April 17th, 2014 at 5:59 pm ET By ENENews   Email Article 12 comments Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on the Department of the Interior, Environment and Related Agencies , published Apr. 9, 2014 (a t 3:00 in ): Sen. Tom Udall, New Mexico : I appreciate that many in your agency have made it clear that the radioactive releases from WIPP have been at levels that are a public health danger and I’m hopeful that you’re monitoring and verification will continue to support their unfortunately the facts are the two accidents have happened to WIPP that we’re not supposed to happen — a fire in a mine and a radiological release

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So the few existing frack wells in NB are underwater, and contaminating the surf…

So the few existing frack wells in NB are underwater, and contaminating the surface flood waters. Timeline Photos McCully #1 and #2 and two other wells. Corridor and Department of Environment are aware of contamination on this wellpad.

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