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By Matt Bors.

By Matt Bors.

Everything you need to know about 9/11 and conspiracies in 5 minutes.

Raises lots of interesting questions where there is lots of vested interest in never finding answers.

Tom the Dancing Bug summarizes the NDAA’s indefinite detention clause.

Tom the Dancing Bug summarizes the NDAA’s indefinite detention clause.


Tell Congress To Undo The NDAA, Ban Indefinite Military Detention Of Americans
President Obama just signed the National Defense Authorization Act into law despite startling provisions that will allow the military to indefinitely detain American citizens.  It’s a travesty, defying basic principles of justice and due process in perhaps the most extreme respect our nation has ever seen.
Thankfully, several lawmakers are keeping up the fight.  Senator Dianne Feinstein has introduced legislation to undo these provisions of the NDAA, in the form of the Due Process Guarantee Act.  We need to urge other Senators to support it.

So we would continue to indefinitely detain non-citizens — hmm.
Click the image to go to DemandProgress’s petition page.

Tell Congress To Undo The NDAA, Ban Indefinite Military Detention Of Americans

President Obama just signed the National Defense Authorization Act into law despite startling provisions that will allow the military to indefinitely detain American citizens.  It’s a travesty, defying basic principles of justice and due process in perhaps the most extreme respect our nation has ever seen.

Thankfully, several lawmakers are keeping up the fight.  Senator Dianne Feinstein has introduced legislation to undo these provisions of the NDAA, in the form of the Due Process Guarantee Act.  We need to urge other Senators to support it.

So we would continue to indefinitely detain non-citizens — hmm.

Click the image to go to DemandProgress’s petition page.


Unsurprising news: “Delayed-notice search warrants issued under the expanded powers of the Patriot Act, 2006–2009.” (Via NYMag)

Via BoingBoing.

Unsurprising news: “Delayed-notice search warrants issued under the expanded powers of the Patriot Act, 2006–2009.” (Via NYMag)

Via BoingBoing.

brbread:

This is great parody on a number of levels!

The full article here is great, and the comments at the bottom of the page are fantastic! Best satire I have seen in quite a while.

brbread:

This is great parody on a number of levels!

The full article here is great, and the comments at the bottom of the page are fantastic! Best satire I have seen in quite a while.