Obama to let U.S. spy agencies scour Americans’ finances

  NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Obama administration is drawing up plans to give all U.S. spy agencies full access to a massive database that contains financial data on American citizens and others who bank in the country, according to a Treasury Department document seen by Reuters. The proposed plan represents a major step by U.S. intelligence agencies to spot […]

Read more

Obama taps Hagel for Pentagon, Brennan for CIA

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday will nominate Chuck Hagel as his next defense secretary and counterterrorism adviser John Brennan to lead the Central Intelligence Agency, two potentially controversial picks for his second-term national security team. Hagel, even before being nominated, has faced tough criticism from congressional Republicans who say the former GOP senator is anti-Israel and soft […]

Read more

CIA Sued Over Alledged 1953 Murder of Military Scientist, Frank Olson

For the complete story check out our 2010 interview with Author of “Its a Terrible Mistake” Hank Albarelli – Jack Blood Hank H.P. Albarelli Mar 17 2010 Find more videos like this on 12160 Social Network   Employees of the Central Intelligence Agency murdered military scientist Frank Olson in 1953 after he raised concerns about testing chemical and biological weapons […]

Read more

Living 911 Gitmo patsies show defiance at Trial: ‘They may Suicide us’

  GUANTÁNAMO BAY, Cuba — Khalid Shaikh Mohammed fingered his long, henna-dyed beard and stared down in silence on Saturday, pointedly ignoring a military commissionsjudge asking in vain whether the self-described architect of the Sept. 11 attacks understood what was being said and whether he was willing to be represented by his defense lawyers. “Look mean or No Soup for […]

Read more

Someone Would Have Talked? Someone Would Be Crazy

  By Russ Baker on Apr 10, 2012 WhoWhatWhy.com   Would covert operatives whose work involves subverting democratic governments abroad—including violent coups such as the one that brought down Chilean President Salvador Allende in 1973—hesitate when ordered to participate in comparable activities at home? We’re constantly told that no such thing could happen in the good ole USA (certainly not […]

Read more

Have You Posted Your Pictures on the Internet? Invasive Surveillance Technology Awaits

Kelley Bergman Via Preventdisease.com Editor’s note: Please note that as of January 2012, facebook has changed their terms of use (possibly due to overwhelming criticism) and they have modified the original phrasing excerpted below. They now state “you own all of the content and information you post on Facebook”, however you grant facebook non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, worldwide license to […]

Read more

The CIA wants to spy on you through your TV

Agency director says it will ‘transform’ surveillance Devices connected to internet leak information CIA director says these gadgets will ‘transform clandestine tradecraft’ Spies could watch thousands via supercomputers People ‘bug’ their own homes with web-connected devices By Rob Waugh Daily Mail When people download a film from Netflix to a flatscreen, or turn on web radio, they could be alerting […]

Read more