Views for 2013-10-27

Sunday, October 27, 2013
Tim Schwab
GE Salmon Growing in the Dark in South Dakota
Last week, the Washington Post reported some unwelcoming news to AquaBounty Technologies, the producers of
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Kevin Gosztola
NSA Official: Obama Was Informed of Spying on Merkel’s Cellphone, Let It Continue
German media reports new details related to National Security Agency spying on German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s cellphone. Her phone was on a list for monitoring since 2002. President Barack Obama...
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Eric Margolis
Stasi Meets Steve Jobs
“Gentlemen do not read other gentlemen’s mail” sniffed US Secretary of State Henry Stimson in 1929 when told that American cryptographers had broken Japan’s naval and diplomatic codes. Stimson, who...
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Heather Long
Fed up with Congress over the NSA or Shutdown? 5 Tips to get your Voice Heard
We've all been there. That moment when you look at the US government, shake your head and wonder: how did it get this bad?
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Robert Reich
Obamacare is a Republican Construct (So Why Are They So Upset?)
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor says Republicans will seek to delay a requirement of the 2010 Affordable Care Act that all Americans obtain health insurance or face a tax penalty. "With so many...
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Ralph Nader
Opting Out From the Corporate State of Surveillance
America was founded on the ideals of personal liberty, freedom and democracy. Unfortunately, mass spying, surveillance and the unending collection of personal data threaten to undermine civil...
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