Blog Profile / Firedoglake


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Archived Since:March 4, 2008

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Trump Administration Largely Treats Islam As ‘Political Ideology,’ Which Carries Profound Implications

Trump administration regards Islam as more of a "political ideology," giving them power to strip millions of Muslims of religious rights. The post Trump Administration Largely Treats Islam As ‘Political Ideology,’ Which Carries Profound Implications appeared first on Shadowproof.

Trump Administration Plans To Invoke State Secrets In Case Against Psychologists Behind CIA Torture Program

The Trump administration plans to invoke the state secrets privilege to prevent two witnesses from testifying about psychologists behind CIA torture program. The post Trump Administration Plans To Invoke State Secrets In Case Against Psychologists Behind CIA Torture Program appeared first on Shadowproof.

Around The Empire – Episode 9: The Surveillance State Trump Inherited Feat. Ken Lipp

On this episode of Around The Empire, journalist Kenneth Lipp discusses the sprawling national security and incarceration state President Trump inherited. The post Around The Empire – Episode 9: The Surveillance State Trump Inherited Feat. Ken Lipp appeared first on Shadowproof.

It’s Perfectly Fine If Rich Benefit From Universal Social Programs

Calling for laws that would make everyone entitled to the same government assistance to afford health insurance and education is a good thing. The post It’s Perfectly Fine If Rich Benefit From Universal Social Programs appeared first on Shadowproof.

Protest Song Of The Week: ‘Not Gonna Say Your Name’ By Entrance

Multiple efforts led by musicians have launched since President Donald Trump’s inauguration to raise funds for organizations involved in efforts to defend those who will be most impacted by Trump’s agenda. This week’s featured protest song comes from one of those efforts. Show More Summary

Interior Department Produced Memo On Dakota Access Pipeline That Trump Doesn’t Want Public To Read

Interior Department's top lawyer produced memo in December detailing how Dakota Access pipeline violates treaty rights of Native Americans. The post Interior Department Produced Memo On Dakota Access Pipeline That Trump Doesn’t Want Public To Read appeared first on Shadowproof.

Facing Repercussions, High School Students Defy Administrators And Walk Out For Immigrant Rights

The fallout from last week’s “Day Without Immigrants,” which saw restaurant and daycare employees strike across the United States, started immediately, with at least 100 people fired from their jobs. High school students faced the prospect...Show More Summary

Frontline Documentary Tells Riveting Story Of Guantanamo Prisoner’s Kafkaesque Resettlement In Serbia

Premiering February 21, the first part of this documentary profiles the isolated and agonizing life of Mansoor Dayfi after release from Guantanamo The post Frontline Documentary Tells Riveting Story Of Guantanamo Prisoner’s Kafkaesque Resettlement In Serbia appeared first on Shadowproof.

Ohio Prisoner May Face Punishment For Participating In Netflix Show, ‘Captive’

Ohio prison officials wrote a conduct report for Siddique Abdullah Hasan in connection to his appearance in an episode for the Netflix series, “Captive.” In the episode, he discussed the 1993 prison rebellion known as the Lucasville Uprising. Show More Summary

John McCain Struggles To Defend Pax Americana In Munich

Senator John McCain gives his best defense for the neoliberal world order crumbling all around him and seeks to rally support for continuing Pax Americana. The post John McCain Struggles To Defend Pax Americana In Munich appeared first on Shadowproof.

President Donald Trump’s Vengeful Pledge To Pursue ‘Low-Life Leakers’

President Trump ordered the Justice Department to look into "criminal leaks," suggesting there would be penalties for unauthorized disclosure of classified information. The post President Donald Trump’s Vengeful Pledge To Pursue ‘Low-Life Leakers’ appeared first on Shadowproof.

After “Politically Assassinating” Flynn IC Fears “Friday Night Massacre” by Hedge Fund Manager in Deep State War

The intelligence community politically assassinated Mike Flynn and may be “Friday night massacred” by a hedge fund manager and Trump ally with ties to the defense industry. The race for Raqqa is on and Turkey may be involved. Libya requested NATO help on the 6th anniversary of their “revolution”. Show More Summary

We Obtained Leaked Copy Of Trump’s Plans For First 100 Days And It’s Just Wow!

We got a glimpse at copy of what Trump plans to do by his 100th day and, whoa! It's simply incredible! The post We Obtained Leaked Copy Of Trump’s Plans For First 100 Days And It’s Just Wow! appeared first on Shadowproof.

Securus And CoreCivic Sued For Providing Attorney-Prisoner Calls To Law Enforcement

Attorneys Adam Crane and David Johnson sued private prison company CoreCivic and the for-profit phone and video visitation service Securus Technologies in federal court for recording and storing confidential communications between pretrial detainees and their attorneys. Show More Summary

‘They Deserve So Much’: Special Education Teacher On What DeVos Means For Students

The confirmation of charter school advocate and businesswoman Elisabeth DeVos as US Secretary of Education was arguably a massive blow against public education—with absolutely no background in education, 59-year-old DeVos, whose brother...Show More Summary

Deep State Leak Campaign Brings Down National Security Advisor Michael Flynn

After one of the most blatant leak campaigns by national security officials in recent memory, former General Michael Flynn resigned from office as national security advisor. The post Deep State Leak Campaign Brings Down National Security Advisor Michael Flynn appeared first on Shadowproof.

Ten Songs Of Resistance: Gil Scott-Heron

The work of Gil Scott-Heron, a poet and prominent protest musician, is celebrated with this list that includes some Shadowproof readers' favorite songs. The post Ten Songs Of Resistance: Gil Scott-Heron appeared first on Shadowproof...

Video: ‘Trumpspeak’—Juxtaposing President’s Words With Images Of Reality

"Trumpspeak" shows the gap between the propaganda of President Trump's weekly addresses and the reality of what his words mean for Americans. The post Video: ‘Trumpspeak’—Juxtaposing President’s Words With Images Of Reality appeared first on Shadowproof.

Human Rights Abuses Highlighted In Jailed Activist’s Letter From Plymouth County Correctional Facility

Marty Gottesfeld, who is in jail for digital sit-in against a children’s hospital website, describes conditions at Plymouth County Correctional Facility. The post Human Rights Abuses Highlighted In Jailed Activist’s Letter From Plymouth County Correctional Facility appeared first on Shadowproof.

Around The Empire – Episode 8: The Neocons In The Trump Era Feat. Robbie Martin

Dan and Joanne interview filmmaker Robbie Martin about the future of the neoconservatives now that the candidate they lined up against has become president. The post Around The Empire – Episode 8: The Neocons In The Trump Era Feat. Robbie Martin appeared first on Shadowproof.

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