by Greg McCain / Upside Down World A caravan makes it’s way up the dusty winding road into the mountains of the department of Yoro. It is heading toward San Francisco de Locomapa, one of the territories of the Tolupane people, an indigenous tribe that has been in existence for over 5,000 years. San Francisco is also the site of a massacre that occurred on August 25, 2013
On Thursday, March 6, the Bill of Rights Defense Committee (BORDC) testified before the Maryland House Judiciary Committee on the Fourth Amendment Protection Act (HB 1074) introduced by Delegate Michael Smiegel (D-MD). Members of BORDC staff Shahid Buttar and Matthew Kellegrew, along with represenatives of the DC/MD/VA area transpartisan coalition against mass surveillance spoke to the need for this bill to be supported in the state housing National Security Agency (NSA). The bill in effect would prohibit any material support by the state to federal agencies engaged in warrantless intelligence information collection
March 11, 2014 (Tony Cartalucci – New Eastern Outlook ) – Saturday March 1, 2014′s horrific terror attack at China’s Kunming railroad station left 29 victims dead and over 100 wounded. The terrorist attack was the work of Uyghur separatists hailing from Western China’s Xinjiang province. The US would only condemn the attack as an act of terror after China accused Washington of applying double standards to its coverage and stance on the incident . However, the US’ failure to initially condemn the attack as terrorism runs deeper than mere superficial double standards applied to a global competitor.
For many years Darryl Robinson has been a huge inspiration & role model against state violence & police abuse in the Twin Cities.
Iraqi author, artist, and political activist Haifa Zangana delivered an address before the European Parliament on January 29, 2014 detailing overwhelming challenges faced by Iraqi women as a result of the US occupation and breakdown of civil society. *Many women are widowed, forced to haunt social welfare offices only to retrieve insufficient payments which are […] The post Iraq Women’s Rights Vanishing Due to US Occupation appeared first on Project Censored .
In the first two months of this year, 20 percent of all the money spent on election advocacy came from conservative political groups attacking Republican candidates — a total of $2.3 million — reports The Center for Public Integrity. Super PACs, nonprofits fueling GOP strife. → A Republican civil war is gathering steam as we head toward the 2014 midterm elections