Monthly archives: June, 2013

Fair

Fair “The only time you look into your neighbor’s bowl is to see if your neighbor has enough. You never look into your neighbor’s bowl to see if he has more than you do.” — Louis CK

Google Handed Over Emails of Wikileaks Volunteers to U.S. Government

Google Handed Over Emails of Wikileaks Volunteers to U.S. Government After receiving secret court orders, Google handed over data from the Gmail accounts of two former Wikileaks volunteers to the U.S. government. The orders, revealed on Friday by the two targets, are a snapshot of the rumored federal grand jury investigation into Wikileaks and its …

Julian Assange: The real traitor is US President Barack Obama

Julian Assange: The real traitor is US President Barack Obama WikiLeaks Julian Assange said on Twitter Saturday urging the world to support Edward Snowden who admitted leaking top-secret details about US surveillance programs. He said a brave country should step forward and offer Snowden asylum. Beware the tide of revolt when you flagrantly excrete on …

Australian retailers Rivers, Coles, Target, Kmart linked to Bangladesh factory worker abuse

Australian retailers Rivers, Coles, Target, Kmart linked to Bangladesh factory worker abuse Impoverished Bangladeshi workers claim they have been physically abused and threatened while working in sweatshops used by some of Australia’s best-known retailers. In one case, they were beaten and their representatives were told they would be killed if they protested against working conditions. …

Obama closed the door on investigating systemic violations of law, deepened and expanded several abusive programs, and refused to spend the political capital to end the kind of human rights violations like we see in Guantanamo, where men still sit without charge. Edward Snowden

Stop Watching Us

Stop Watching Us Petition U.S. CongressThe revelations about the U.S. National Security Agency’s surveillance apparatus, if true, represent a stunning abuse of our basic rights. We demand the U.S. Congress reveal the full extent of the NSA’s spying programs.