An exceptionally well written examination of the 'big picture'. Long but very worthwhile...nice flowing style.
Amy Goodman: Nothing to fear except no health care
Forgive Bush, Forget Gaza?
The Moral Dead Zone
Forgive and Forget?
Establishment Washington unifies against prosecutions
2010 is 1984?
NSA’s Wiretapping of Americans being outsourced to Israeli Companies?!?!
Don't sleepwalk into Big Brother surveillance, schools warned
Let's get the children used to a surveillance society early.
Maryland police and their weird war on 'terror'
There are more and more of these stories cropping up.
Taken with the article above, we are going back to the future: 1984
The troopers zeroed in on Roman Catholic nuns,For a real life forum case of surveillance click here
human rights activists and church groups.
They monitored animal rights advocates and cyclists
pushing for more bicycle lanes. They opened a dossier on Amnesty International. (That group's crime was listed as "human rights.")
The troopers created files with titles like:
"Terrorism: Anti-War Protesters," and
"Terrorism: Anti-Govern," and
"Terrorism: Environmental Extremists," and
To Maryland's finest, even Quakers, the ultimate pacifists,
constituted a "security
No smoking in most of Belmont California, not even at home
Not a joke. In Great Britain and Ireland, they were entertaining a law to prohibit smoking in a car, alone or not.
Deal to lease African farmland to rich countries collapses after backlash against 'colonialism'