War & Peace

- Common Dreams staff
The Patriot Act will expire at midnight tonight unless Congress takes action today. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) pledged Saturday to “force the expiration” of the goverment spying laws - ensuring that they would lapse, despite a rare 4 PM Sunday Senate session to try and make one last attempt at renewing them. Under Senate rules, it only takes one...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Whatever the motive, a further spike in U.S. military aid to Israel would almost certainly be controversial. (Photo: Israel Project/flickr/cc)
The United States is "likely" to significantly boost its already astronomical...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
With key provisions of the USA Patriot Act nearing a long-awaited expiration...

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Whoah: Zionism + McCarthyism = Slime. Citing their mission to expose those who are "anti-Freedom, anti-American and anti-Semitic (to protect) our democratic values," a murky website has launched with profiles of dozens of pro-Palestinian "radicals" - from known BDS leaders to students who once attended a Jewish Voice For Peace rally - hoping to harass them out of their beliefs and future jobs. Canary Mission claims to represent a canary in the coalmine of anti-Semitism. Sounds like a blacklist...