Who knows, soon we might see headlines and cable TV shows asking: “Is Dianne Feinstein a whistleblower or a traitor?”
|By: Norman Solomon Wednesday March 12, 2014 4:48 pm|
|By: Norman Solomon Monday September 30, 2013 6:23 pm|
To the people in control of the Executive Branch, violating our civil liberties is an essential government service. So — to ensure total fulfillment of Big Brother’s vast responsibilities — the National Security Agency is insulated from any fiscal disruption.
The NSA’s surveillance programs are exempt from a government shutdown. With typical understatement, an unnamed official told The Hill that “a shutdown would be unlikely to affect core NSA operations.”
|By: Jane Hamsher Friday July 8, 2011 10:28 am|
Democrats are all unanimous in their opposition to “massive cuts” to Social Security, so they have decided to just call it something else.