SchwartzReport: The Judicial Crisis Network (JCN) Secretive Right-Wing Corruption of the US Judiciary

Stephan A. Schwartz

Stephan A. Schwartz

I consider the corruption of the American judicial system to actually be worse that the corruption of the legislative branch of government. And the fact that a sitting Supreme Court Justice, Antonin Scalia, was present and contributed to this movement to skew the judiciary to reflect the views of the corporatist Theocratic Right, in my view, ought to be grounds for impeachment.

The JCN Story: How to Build a Secretive, Right-Wing Judicial Machine

Comments Off
Mar 25

Owl: Video of Police Abuse — 3:31 — Powerful!

Read the rest of this entry »

Comments Off
Mar 22

Mongoose: A Domestic Black Site in Chicago?

Mongoose

Mongoose

Brian Jacob Church spent the better part of a day shackled inside Chicago’s Homan Square, denied access to an attorney, before police finally sent him to be booked and charged. Lawyers say the facility is the domestic equivalent of a CIA black site.

• The disappeared: Chicago police detain Americans at abuse-laden ‘black site’

• Homan Square ‘black site': surveillance, military-style vehicles and a metal cage

Video from The Guardian below the fold.

Read the rest of this entry »

Comments Off
Feb 25

Anthony Judge: Naive Acquisition of Dual-Use Surveillance Technology – When All Personal Appliances Become Spyware

Anthony Judge

Anthony Judge

Naive Acquisition of Dual-use Surveillance Technology

Progressive market-driven transformation of personal appliances into spyware?

Read the rest of this entry »

Comments Off
Feb 24