“We Need To Act Now”: An Interview With Chelsea Manning

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG -

Chelsea Manning is running for U.S. Senate in Maryland in the Democratic Party primary against career politician, Ben Cardin. She explains why she is running, her concerns about the future, which [...]

Trump’s “America First” Security Strategy Imperils The US

By Marjorie Cohn, truthout.org -

Last week, with great fanfare, Donald Trump rolled out his new National Security Strategy (NSS). Its guiding theme is "America First." An analysis of the 55-page document, however, reveals a [...]

Exploring The Shadows Of America’s Security State

By Alfred W. McCoy, www.tomdispatch.com -

By Alfred W. McCoy for Tom Dispatch. In the wake of the 2001 terrorist attacks, Washington pursued its elusive enemies across the landscapes of Asia and Africa, thanks in part to a massive [...]

Seth Rich, Craig Murray And The National Security State

By Mike Whitney, www.counterpunch.org -

By Mike Whitney for Counter Punch - Former-DNC employee, Seth Rich, not only had access to the emails, but also a motive. He was pissed about the way the Clinton crowd was “sandbagging” Bernie [...]

Obama’s “No Tolerance” for Freedom of Speech Policy

By Marsha Coleman, www.blackagendareport.com -

“Fear remains the favored tactic used by the government against its own employees.” The Obama Administration has once again earned the shameful reputation for being the most secretive and [...]

More Stories From TSA Hell

By Lisa Simeone, www.abombazine.blogspot.com -

Our whistleblower buddy Jason Harrington has written another exposé. We were the first site in the blabbosphere to publicize Harrington's TSA tell-all blog, called Taking Sense Away. That was two [...]

DHS, TSA, FBI, VIPR In Love Match With NFL

By Lisa Simeone, www.tsanewsblog.com -

In their continual quest to invade all aspects of our lives, our alphabet-soup security agencies will be on the prowl today at Met Life Stadium in New Jersey. For the gladiatorial combat known as [...]

“Take Me Out To The Ball Game” — Groped?

By Lisa Simeone, www.abombazine.blogspot.com -

"Security," the handmaiden of paranoia, is slowly invading every venue in America. If you thought the tentacles of Homeland Security were going to stay confined to the airport -- even after all [...]