Vote all you want. The secret government won’t change

The people we elect aren’t the ones calling the shots, says Tufts University’s Michael Glennon. Source: Vote all you want. The secret government won’t change. – The Boston Globe But six years into his administration, the Obama version of national security looks almost indistinguishable from the one he inherited. Guantanamo Bay remains open. The NSA … Read moreVote all you want. The secret government won’t change

Governments shutting down social media, wifi

thefutureofnews.info 4.21.2019 by Greg Ericson In the UK, police shut down the public’s access to wifi on the London Underground to disrupt protests by climate activists. The shut down was not made public. They just shut it down.  This shut down keeps people from being able to keep in contact with their friends and family? … Read moreGovernments shutting down social media, wifi

The evidence that the US government got into the assassination business

Americans shocked by tales of Russian assassinations in Ukraine and the grisly murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi allegedly by Saudi Arabia might consider the past history of their own government and what rules exist today to prevent a US hit job against a foreign political opponent. Indeed, the moral debate surrounding political assassination seems murkier and more … Read moreThe evidence that the US government got into the assassination business