Drones are “traumatizing an entire generation” in Yemen. Don’t miss Vivian Salama’s powerful piece: “Drones in Yemen: How U.S. Attacks Are Devastating a Nation” in Rolling Stone
Tom Tomorrow weighs in on the absurd state of the United States from the Hobby Lobby case to equal time for creationists on Neil Degrasse Tyson’s Cosmos series in “The thin veil of rationality.”
The U.S. military averaged more than a mission a day in Africa in 2013 and previously unrevealed documents indicate more of the same for 2014.
Is it any wonder that the men running America’s secret ops in Africa call it “the battlefield of tomorrow, today”?
(via Nick Turse, America’s Non-Stop Ops in Africa | TomDispatch)
|—||Robert S. Litt, General Counsel at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, at a March18, 2014 Freedom of Information Day program sponsored by the Collaboration on Government Secrecy at American University Washington College of Law.|
|—||Rep. John Bingham of Ohio, ‘The Scarlet Sisters: Sex, Suffrage and Scandal in Gilded Age’ by Myra MacPherson - The Washington Post|
|—||John Kiriakou, I got 30 months in prison. Why does Leon Panetta get a pass? - latimes.com|
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