Disturbing videos showing a former Guantánamo detainee being forcibly fed through a tube repeatedly by U.S. military personal have not been made public despite a federal judge’s ruling that they be released. The Obama administration, which claims the courts cannot order the nearly 30 videos to be made public because they are classified materials, suffered a… [Read More]
As part of its efforts to discredit and undermine protestors speaking out against the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, FERC moved up the date of its next open meeting to May 14. Originally scheduled for the following week, the meeting’s date was changed to discourage the expected 500+ protestors from gathering outside the Commission’s headquarters to… [Read More]
“I refuse to participate in this criminal act,” a Guantanamo Bay nurse reportedly told his superiors after refusing to force-feed inmates at the controversial prison last month.
When it comes to stopping fake terror threats, the FBI is like the Harlem Globetrotters taking on the Washington Generals — the outcome is already known before the game is even played. A new study, “Inventing Terrorists: the Lawfare of Preventive Prosecution” by Project Salam and the National Coalition to Protect Civil Freedoms, shows almost every… [Read More]
A division of the NYPD preys on Muslims held in custody for petty charges to serve as the eyes and ears for police in places of worship and restaurants.
Activist-journalist Barrett Brown, who has spent over 15 months in jail fighting federal charges related to the 2011 hacking of Stratfor, reportedly agreed to a plea deal last week. The terms of the agreement are under seal, however, a scaled-down indictment filed last week in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas contained… [Read More]