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ACLU and media challenge censorship of 9/11 trial

As legal proceedings move forward for five Guantanamo Bay prisoners charged with roles in the September 11 terrorist attacks, the US government wants the court to censor their testimonies in a move civil liberties lawyers condemn as “chilling.” Prosecutors in the case against Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four other Gitmo …

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Imran Khan: I will order air force to shoot down drones

Imran Khan

Imran Khan has promised to order the Pakistan Air Force to shoot down American drones if he takes power in a general election due in the first half of next year. The former cricket captain is to lead peace activists into the country’s lawless tribal belt on Saturday to publicise …

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Israeli soldiers abuse Palestinian kids: report

Palestinian child Israeli soldiers

Israeli veterans have spoken out, describing a degrading culture of abuse and harassment of Palestinian children in the West Bank and Gaza. A report containing 30 veterans’ testimonies details numerous cases of violence committed by Israeli soldiers. The report was released to world media on Saturday by Breaking the Silence, …

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Obama wins right to indefinitely detain Americans under NDAA

A lone appeals judge bowed down to the Obama administration late Monday and reauthorized the White House’s ability to indefinitely detain American citizens without charge or due process. Last week, a federal judge ruled that an temporary injunction on section 1021 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 must …

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Court extends stop on order blocking indefinite detention law

A federal appeals court has extended a temporary stay of a district court judge’s order barring the government from using an indefinite detention provision in a defense bill passed by Congress and signed by President Barack Obama late last year. A three-judge motions panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals …

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CIA taken to court over drone attacks

Drone

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) will take the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to court over US President Barack Obama’s assassination drone strikes. The ACLU will go to a federal appeals court on Thursday after the US government refused to release documents related to the drone attacks, also known as …

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White House demands military prisons for Americans under NDAA

Military prison

The White House has asked the US Second Circuit Court of Appeals to place an emergency stay on a ruling made last week by a federal judge so that the president’s power to indefinitely detain Americans without charge is reaffirmed immediately. On Wednesday, September 12, US District Court Judge Katherine …

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NY judge blocks law permitting indefinite detention

A US judge has blocked a military law that permitted indefinite detention of anyone without trial for aiding terrorism, declaring it unconstitutional. Journalists and activists claim the law impedes free speech, and could be used against them. NY Federal District Judge Katherine Forrest said that the law affected anyone who …

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All Australians now under surveillance

Internet search

A cybercrime bill was passed yesterday that will allow the government to collect and monitor your internet records. The Government’s internet security plan to store the web history of all Australians for up to two years has been put on the backburner until after next year’s election — but new laws passed this …

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Max Keiser and Alex Jones speak out (interview)

This week we have a double treat for you! One interview is Max appearing on The Alex Jones Show, the other is Alex appearing on Max Keiser’s show, On The Edge. They cover everything from: banking, politics, financial markets, Monsanto, NWO, Bilderberg, war, fake terrorism, media, martial law, the elite, …

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FBI shows up at teenager’s home to ask about his Ron Paul school report

Ron Paul student

A 16-year-old high school student’s video report for his American Government class earned him an A+ from his teacher. It also yielded a visit from the FBI. Justin Hallman says that a project he put together for school that included information on the National Defense Authorization Act, Rep. Ron Paul, Anonymous and …

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Marine kidnapped over facebook posts speaks out (interview)

In his first public comments since being kidnapped by authorities over political posts on Facebook, former Marine Brandon Raub tells John Whitehead of the Rutherford Institute that he is scared for his country. [youtube height=”400″ width=”550″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N5dA1N3S9Es[/youtube]   Raub’s case went viral on the Internet earlier this month when on August …

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