All News Articles for 2016-06-16

Thursday, June 16, 2016
CIA Chief Just Confirmed "War on Terror" Has Created A Lot More Terrorists
John Brennan tells Senate Intelligence Committee "our efforts have not reduced the group's terrorism capability and global reach"
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Torture Victims Describe 'Cruelty of CIA' in Newly Released Transcripts
'There is something uniquely powerful about the voices of the prisoners themselves, which is presumably why the CIA suppressed them for so long'
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Sanders to Supporters: This Is Beginning of Our Revolution, Not End
"We have begun the long and arduous process of transforming America – a fight that will continue tomorrow, next week, next year, and into the future."
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New Report Reveals Scope of FBI's Covert Facial Recognition Program
Majority of 411 million photos in database 'are of Americans and foreigners who have committed no crimes'
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As Brexit Battle Enters Final Week, New Poll Shows Shift Towards Leaving EU
Campaigns for both sides were suspended Thursday following fatal shooting and stabbing of Labour Party MP Jo Cox
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Stop "Massive Strip Mining" in Utah's Public Lands: Green Groups to BLM
'The BLM is preparing to flip the 'on' switch for a massive oil shale strip mine and jump-start development of one of the world’s most polluting industries'
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Congresswoman Calls for Drug-Testing the One Percent, Not the Poor
'We might really save some money by drug-testing folks on Wall Street, who might have a little cocaine before they get their deal done.' — US Rep. Gwen Moore
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Fifteen-Hour Gun Control Filibuster Bears Little Meaningful Fruit
After 14 hours and 50 minutes, Sen. Chris Murphy announces "commitment from Republicans to schedule votes"—on measures that fall short of what's needed
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US Banks Top Cluster Bomb Investment 'Hall of Shame': Report
Bank of America, JP Morgan among 74 of 158 financial institutions that invest in companies producing internationally banned weapons
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Guccifer 2.0? Lone Hacker Takes Credit for DNC Cyber Attack, Publishes Docs
'Hacktivists, possibly state-sponsored, now demonstrating intent—and capability—to influence elections," says Edward Snowden
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'Horrendous': UK Mourns After Labour Party MP Jo Cox Killed by Gunman
Details remain incomplete and unconfirmed, but some witness accounts suggest murder may have been politically motivated
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