War on Terror

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Surveillance agencies' unchecked power are a threat to democracy, Greenwald said in Canada on Saturday. (Photo: Gage Skidmore/flickr/cc)
The Canadian government is exploiting last week’s attacks against soldiers in the country to push sweeping national security bills into law and give the state ever-more invasive surveillance powers, investigative journalist Glenn Greenwald said in Ottawa over the weekend. Terrorism is "the most inflammatory, but also the most meaningless word in...
Jon Queally, staff writer
A top State Department official on Thursday said that bombing oil pipelines...
Jon Queally, staff writer
A new assessment released Thursday by a human rights monitor on the ground in...