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Below is the transcript and video of an exchange between Sen. Lindsey Graham, Sec. Defense Carter and JCS chairman Gen. Dunford at the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Friday, Sep. 22. during which Graham pressured for military...Show More Summary
Using video, audio, and written word, Shadowproof columnist Roqayah Chamseddine will profile a Muslim American every week, but we need our readers' help. The post Help Fund Roqayah Chamseddine’s New Project Dismantling Muslim Caricatures appeared first on Shadowproof.
Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein was escorted off Hofstra University’s campus just hours before the first presidential debate of the general election. The escort was part of the Commission on Presidential Debates’ exclusion of her campaign from the debate. Show More Summary
According to the data, over 900 more black men were murdered in 2015 than 2014, their deaths mostly the result of gun violence. The post FBI: Murder Rate Up Over 10% Due To Increased Killings Of Black Men appeared first on Shadowpro...
Guards at the Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore, Alabama, staged a work strike for the first time in the history of the Alabama Department Of Corrections, according to the Free Alabama Movement (FAM). In an audio message published...Show More Summary
For this week’s “Unauthorized Disclosure” podcast, hosts Rania Khalek and Kevin Gosztola discuss the ongoing bloodshed and war in Syria, which is not limited to Aleppo. Khalek and Gosztola also talk about the latest unsettling development with Chelsea Manning, who the U.S. Show More Summary
Millennials may see their hippie grandmother in Stein, but no amount of sun worshipping or tchotchke-crafting prepares you for being Leader of the Free World. The post Jill Stein Is Like Your Cool Hippie Grandma—And That’s Not A Good Thing appeared first on Shadowproof.
Chelsea Manning has released documents, which offer a glimpse into how the United States Army is punishing her for attempting suicide in July. The post Documents From Chelsea Manning Show How Army Is Punishing Her For Suicide Attempt appeared first on Shadowproof.
A prison strike against slave labor, which is in its second week, has spread to at least 46 prisons and jails, according to the Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee. Lockdowns, inmate suspensions, and full-unit strikes lasting at least 24 hours were reported at 31 facilities, housing approximately 57,000 incarcerated people. Show More Summary
On Tuesday, Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf testified before the Senate Banking Committee regarding the company's recent fraudulent account scandal. The post Wells Fargo CEO Tells Congress Bank’s Culture Not To Blame appeared first on Shadowproof.
Voters are tired of progressive commentators, who are so insecure with the state of politics that all they do is lecture people trying to build alternatives. The post Your Vote For Jill Stein Is Not A Wasted Vote appeared first on Shadowproof.
Roqayah and Kumars interview several organizers affiliated with the prison labor strike currently happening at dozens of facilities across the country. The post Delete Your Account – Episode 17: Slavery Never Ended appeared first on Shadowproof.
A new ceasefire agreement in Syria was recently negotiated between the United States and Russia, but one significant issue with the deal is that it may lack any meaningful mechanism to force rebel groups supported by the U.S. to end coordination or cooperation with al Qaeda. Show More Summary
US special forces deployed to work with Turkish forces in Operation Euphrates Shield were threatened by US-backed Free Syrian Army forces, and more in our round-up. The post US-Backed FSA Threatens Slaughter of US Commandos; American Flag Flying in Border Town appeared first on Shadowproof.
Employees who wanted to increase their sales numbers used privileged customer information to apply and/or acquire products and services without customers' knowledge. The post Wells Fargo CEO Refuses To Resign After Massive Fraud Exposed appeared first on Shadowproof.
The United States Army agreed to provide Chelsea Manning access to gender reassignment surgery days after she launched a hunger strike to force the military to provide the medical treatment she needs. If the Army follows through, Manning...Show More Summary
A maximum security facility at Guantanamo Bay, which was used to control "non-compliant prisoners," including hunger strikers, was closed by the Pentagon. The post ‘Good Riddance’: One Of Guantanamo’s Most Inhumane Camps Shuts Down appeared first on Shadowproof.
Next Cold War Roundup 9/13/16 US and Russia reached a deal on Syria for a ceasefire, humanitarian aid, and later military cooperation and a roadmap for political transition. The Syrian government accepted the deal while the major opposition rebel groups rejected it, issuing some demands to secure their agreement. Show More Summary
Forty-five years ago, on September 13, New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller deployed the National Guard, police, and guards to crush the prisoner rebellion at the Attica state prison. Tear gas was launched. Prisoners who were not resisting were shot and killed. Show More Summary
Years of prisoner organizing and resistance culminated on September 9, as a national labor strike against slave-like conditions started. As of this writing, incarcerated workers in facilities in at least twelve states reportedly engaged in work stoppages. Show More Summary