Oregon governor denounces ‘blatant abuse of power’ by federal police sweeping protesters off Portland streets

The officers’ nominal mission is to protect federal property from vandals, but civilians have reported being caught up in sweeps while doing nothing more than peacefully protesting or just being…

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Georgia governor declares state of emergency, authorizes 1,000 National Guard troops to Atlanta – WSBTV

The troops will be deployed as needed to protect state buildings, including the state capitol, the Georgia Department of Public Safety headquarters, the governor’s mansion and the Georgia World Congress…

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Julian Assange indictment fails to mention WikiLeaks video that exposed US ‘war crimes’ in Iraq

‘Shameful’ Collateral Murder footage shows Apache helicopter mowing down 11 civilians – including two Reuters journalists – in BaghdadSource: Julian Assange indictment fails to mention WikiLeaks video that exposed US…

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