Extra-judicial assassinations by the Obama Administration

Killings Pose Legal and Moral QuandaryBy EVAN PEREZ And KEITH JOHNSONWall Street Journal    October 1, 2011http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203405504576603313410902934.html?mod=WSJ_World_MIDDLENewsIntl Federal investigators needed a judge’s permission to wiretap Anwar al-Awlaki, an American who became a leader in Yemen’s al Qaeda affiliate. But to kill … Continue reading

National Security and Homeland Security Presidential Directive May 2007

National Security and Homeland Security Presidential Directive http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/releases/2007/05/20070509-12.html NATIONAL SECURITY PRESIDENTIAL DIRECTIVE/NSPD 51 HOMELAND SECURITY PRESIDENTIAL DIRECTIVE/HSPD-20 Subject: National Continuity Policy Purpose (1) This directive establishes a comprehensive national policy on the continuity of Federal Government structures and operations and … Continue reading

Germany Wants to Use Spying Software for Private Computers

Germany Wants to Use Spying Software for Private Computers http://www.dw-world.de/dw/article/0,,2757168,00.html?maca=en-bulletin-433-html Deutsche Welle, 29 August 2007 According to two German daily newspapers, Germany's interior ministry plans police-controlled spying of private computers to combat terrorism. Keyboard movements and password entry could also … Continue reading

Blair’s Big Brother Legacy

In the guise of fighting terrorism and maintaining public order, Tony Blair’s government has quietly and systematically taken power from Parliament and from the British people. The author charts a nine-year assault on civil liberties that reveals the danger of trading freedom for security?and must have Churchill spinning in his grave
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Alabama legislature wishes to allow assassinations of foreign individuals

42744-1:N:09/18/2001:MCS/ap LRS2001-16904 HJR156 By Representatives Hooper, Venable, Carns, Gaston, McMillan, McKee, Hubbard, Allen, McClurkin, Haney, Sanderson, Gipson, Oden, Hill, Morrison, Turner, Seibenhener, Bridges, Willis, Johnson, Carothers, White, Ford (C), Barton, Beason, Clouse, Greene, McDaniel, Millican, Sanderford, Thomas (E) and Warren … Continue reading