Civil Liberties

From the US Boat to Gaza: A July Fourth Shame on the Founders

by Ray McGovern Published on Saturday, July 2, 2011 by CommonDreams.org Yes, that was I standing before the U.S. Embassy in Athens on the eve of the July Fourth weekend holding the American flag in the...

House approves Senate Patriot Act bill, sends to White House

ACLU article, "Congress Reauthorizes Overbroad Patriot Act Provisions" here. Now might be a great time to become involved with the Bill of Rights Defense Committee, eh?

Campaign ends torturous treatment of Bradley Manning

Supporters of accused WikiLeaks source vow to fight on for open trial and freedom May 5, 2011 By the Bradley Manning Support Network Published at Couragetoresist.org Hundreds of thousands of individuals globally celebrate today the confirmation that their...

Let the Patriot Act die

Originally published at WashingtonTimes.com by Coleen Rowley and Philip Leggiere on 4/25/11 Invasive Patriot Act provisions about to expire haven't made us safer In little more than a month, three of the 160 provisions of the...

Join a Labor Union – Save America

Lessons the 9/11 Truth Movement Needs to Consider With New Urgency by John Parulis TruthPhalanx.com The talk, linked to here, given by the late Utah Phillips in the...

Bradley Manning: top US legal scholars voice outrage at ‘torture’

Obama professor among 250 experts who have signed letter condemning humiliation of alleged WikiLeaks source by Ed Pilkington in New York Guardian.co.uk More than 250 of America's most eminent legal scholars have signed a letter protesting against...

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