All throughout the year, we enjoyed producing episodes of our podcast, “Unauthorized Disclosure.” We navigated the dreadful and not-as-awful events of 2016, sometimes with guests who brought sharp insight to significant issues and topics. Show More Summary
A California city tucked in conservative Orange County, California, officially became a "sanctuary city" Tuesday when Santa Ana officials passed a resolution to shield its undocumented immigrants from federal immigration officials. Jessica...Show More Summary
Rania Khalek is still in Lebanon to produce journalism on Syria, and for this week’s show, she provides an update on Syrian government forces, which bombed, pushed out rebel forces, and retook half of Aleppo’s “rebel district.” Later...Show More Summary
For this week’s “Unauthorized Disclosure” podcast, hosts Rania Khalek and Kevin Gosztola welcome guest Fabio Andres Diaz Pabon, a Colombian who is a research associate for the Department of Political and International Studies at Rhodes University in South Africa. 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
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
Media co-chair of Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee appears on the "Unauthorized Disclosure" podcast to talk about plans for a prison labor strike. The post Incarcerated Workers Plan Labor Strike To Resist Prison Slavery System appeared first on Shadowproof.
Tom Delay, former House Majority Leader in the Bill Clinton years, Texas crook, and campaign finance maven, has spoken out about the President of the United States on Rick Wiles' conspiracy theory radio parade. DeLay said that the president...Show More Summary
Democrats worry that Sanders has plans for more violence at the national Democratic convention this summer.
Happy Tuesday! It’s like a Monday, but without the shared cultural reassurance we get from commiseration. We need a revolution in this country that will make it just as acceptable to hate Tuesdays as it is to hate Mondays. Of course,...Show More Summary
Just how desperate is North Carolina GOP Gov. Pat McCrory to lay the blame for HB2 on anyone but himself? Well, this sitting governor has now released an attack email against a sitting mayor: Charlotte's Jennifer Roberts. Nothing like...Show More Summary
Crazy Texas Rep. Louis Gohmert, is at it again. He usually spends his venom on liberals or President Obama, but now he's turned his wrath against many Jews in this country and abroad. While speaking on a radio talk show, Gohmert said...Show More Summary
A specter is haunting the Democratic Party—“McGovernism.” In 1972, President Richard Nixon shellacked his Democratic opponent, George McGovern, by a 23-point margin in the popular vote. Following McGovern’s defeat, Democrats began running...Show More Summary
Chris Christie wasn’t the only blatant liar at Thursday night’s Republican presidential debate. Donald Trump joined him in that category, although … let’s be honest, we’re kind of used to it from Trump by now, right? The issue: whether Trump called for a 45 percent tariff on Chinese goods. At the debate Thursday, Mr. Show More Summary
White nationalists are repeating Republican candidates' "colorblind" comments nearly word for word.
In which our intrepid correspondent goes off the politically correct deep end to kvetch about political expediency. Now read this:Bitter GOP Divide On Immigration Threatens Party’s Prospects (Nov 12, 2015) Carson Most Liberal Candidate...Show More Summary
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Today's comic by Mark Fiore is Hot spikes through the forehead: What's coming up on Sunday Kos... How 'The Cosby Show' taught me to express my cultural identity, by Ian Reifowitz Why no one will be watching Mississippi on Election Night...Show More Summary
Today's comic by Ruben Bolling is A call from the '90s: Remote Alaskan villages turning from diesel to wind power: Kotzebue was the first Arctic community in Alaska to build a wind farm. The city’s electric cooperative began installing turbines in 1997 and has steadily increased its capacity ever since. Show More Summary
Today, at the top of pristine Baldpate Mountain in Hopewell Township, a group of about 50 residents and environmentalists attended a press conference to raise awareness of a proposed 110-mile pipeline that at best would permanently scar the natural beauty of Mercer and Hunterdon counties, and at worst could be a life-threating environmental disaster. Show More Summary