US drone strikes more deadly to Afghan civili...

A study conducted by a US military adviser has found that drone strikes in Afghanistan during a year of the protracted...

US drone strikes more deadly to Afghan civilians than manned aircraft – adviser
posted on: Jul 5, 2013 | author: vince

France wants to ‘temporarily suspend...

France wants to delay the ‘biggest bilateral trade deal in history’ by 2 weeks after learning the USA was...

France wants to ‘temporarily suspend’ trade talks with US over NSA spying
posted on: Jul 5, 2013 | author: vince

Drug war’s ‘New Jim Crow’ turns back ci...

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (ABP)—Four decades of America’s war on drugs has brought on a “New Jim Crow” system in the...

Drug war’s ‘New Jim Crow’ turns back civil rights
posted on: Jul 5, 2013 | author: vince

Jefferson is weeping

Do you have more personal liberty today than on the Fourth of July 2012? When Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration...

Jefferson is weeping
posted on: Jul 4, 2013 | author: vince
State Department spent $630,000 to boost Facebook ‘likes’

State Department spent $630,000 to boost Face...

posted on: Jul 4, 2013 | author: vince

The State Department spent more than $630,000 on advertising campaigns to boost the number of Facebook “likes” for the agency’s...

On Independence Day — How Free Are You, Really?

On Independence Day — How Free Are You,...

posted on: Jul 4, 2013 | author: vince

As reported in Reason by Ronald Bailey, a recent study finds that “Federal Regulations Have Made You 75 percent Poorer.” The claim is that GDP...

FBI’s Data Mining Needs Scrutiny, Too

FBI’s Data Mining Needs Scrutiny, Too

posted on: Jul 3, 2013 | author: vince

We recently learned that the National Security Agency has a database with the records of almost every phone call made in the U.S. To address public...

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