Emily Masters is a student at the Park Center for Independent Media at Ithaca College and a staff contributor for the Indypendent.
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Friday, July 26, 2013
The Rolling Stone Cover and the 'New Ideological Threat'
The cover of Rolling Stone ( 8/13 ), featuring a self-portrait of Dzhokhar Tsaernav taken weeks before the Boston bombing, has fueled a strong backlash.
Monday, July 22, 2013
As the NSA Follows You, We Follow the Money
Since the 9/11 attacks, the United States has witnessed the rapid growth of an intelligence-industrial complex that fuses government and corporate power. According to the Project on Government Oversight, $300 billion a year is now spent on a “shadow government of private contractors.” At the center of this arrangement is an interlocking web of current and former high-level government officials, major corporations, D.C.