Category Dissent Control

The criminalization of conspiracy theorists

Exclusive: FBI document warns conspiracy theories are a new domestic terrorism threat Jana Winter The FBI for the first time has identified fringe conspiracy theories as a domestic terrorist threat, according to a previously unpublicized document obtained by Yahoo News. (Read the document below.) The FBI intelligence bulletin from the bureau’s Phoenix field office, dated […]

The Ruling Class Will Not Tolerate the Sanders-Led Assault on Austerity

The Ruling Class Will Not Tolerate the Sanders-Led Assault on Austerity Glen Ford The whole point of the austerity project is to disempower workers and concentrate wealth at the top. The rulers will kill to keep that dream alive. With 24 Democrats running for president and most of them lying about their plans for the […]

“By the FBI’s definition, damn near all Black folks are Black Identity Extremists.”

Ain’t That Some Shit? Malcolm, Russiagate and the FBI Glen Ford NBC is hawking a wild tale about Black Identity Extremists, scheming Russians, and military training camps in Africa. “The media’s the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that’s power. […]

Trump planning nationwide military round-up of 10,000 immigrants — World Socialist Web Site (en)

By Eric London The unprecedented scope of the raid would require de facto martial law and serve as a test run for the mass arrest and detention of political dissidents. […] The US military has been preparing for years for the likelihood of domestic police operations in a major US city. In April 2013, entire sections […]

‘Turnkey Tyranny’ on the Streets of Washington — Consortiumnews

By Ray McGovern Gerry Condon, President of Veterans For Peace, was bloodied and “taken to ground,” on Wednesday night for trying to get food to people inside the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington. The activists inside, some of whom have lived in the embassy for weeks with permission from the Venezuelan government, are protecting the premises […]

(Reprise) YES, VIRGINIA. THERE IS A GOVERNMENT TROLL TRAINING PROGRAM

Thank you, Russiagate

When Does Post-Russiagate Begin? — Black Agenda Report Glen Ford https://w.soundcloud.com/player/? So, here we are, finally, in a post-Russiagate world. After two and a half years of the loudest, shrillest bout of insanity since the McCarthy era, the verdict is in: There was no collusion between Donald Trump and the Russian government, according to Russiagate […]