Daily Archives: July 12, 2013

RT-TV Reports that Snowden has Accepted Russian Asylum Offer

Breaking News: Fri, 07/12/2013 – 10:57 by: Dave Lindorff   Russian TV is reporting that Edward Snowden, the bete noir of the US national security state, who has leaked information that the National Security Agency is spying on all electronic communications of Americans, and on hundreds of millions of others around the globe, as well as on […]

Inequality is real, it’s personal, it’s expensive and it was created

Visit http://inequality.is/ ———————————- Inequality is real, it’s personal, it’s expensive and it was created. Today, 1% of Americans are taking home nearly 20% of the country’s total income and own nearly 35% of the country’s wealth. This didn’t happen by accident. As former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich explains, we allowed it to happen. We can’t […]

Spying on America: Our Tax Dollars at Work

Funded by tax dollars, but without your knowledge: What the government pays industry to snoop WASHINGTON — How much are your private conversations worth to the government? Turns out, it can be a lot, depending on the technology. In the era of intense government surveillance and secret court orders, a murky multimillion-dollar market has emerged. […]