June 4, 2020
Salem-News.com (Dec-12-2013 14:50)
Fire the LiarRay McGovern Special to Salem-News.com
Memorandum for: The President from: Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity (VIPS).
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We wish to endorse the call by Rep. James Sensenbrenner Jr., Chair of the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security, Committee on the Judiciary, that Director of National Intelligence James Clapper should be removed and prosecuted for lying to Congress.
Salem-News.com (Aug-11-2013 22:17)
Langevin Needs to Defend His Support of NSA Spy ProgramJoe Clifford Salem-News.com
The Congressman says about the massive spying: "There is nothing nefarious going on here", but his assessment is based on lies of government officials.
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In a June interview with the New York Times, Congressman Jim Langevin said of the massive NSA spy program:
Salem-News.com (Jul-28-2013 16:00)
`Presstitutes` and SpiesDr. Paul Balles Salem-News.com
President Obama has charged more government employees under the provisions of the antiquated 1917 Espionage Act than all of his predecessors combined.
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Some media pundits have used the terms "whistleblowers” and “traitors” synonymously.
Salem-News.com (Jul-21-2013 20:22)
Bradley Manning Wins Peace PrizeDavid Swanson for Salem-News.com
The medal is made of "peace bronze," a material created out of disarmed and recycled nuclear weapons systems, by fromwartopeace.com
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U.S. whistleblower and international hero Bradley Manning has just been awarded the 2013 Sean MacBride Peace Award by the International Peace Bureau, itself a former recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, for which Manning is a nominee this year.
Salem-News.com (Jul-17-2013 10:49)
Venezuela Raises Profile by Offering Edward Snowden AsylumSalem-News.com
President Maduro has stated publicly that Venezuela will provide asylum to Mr Snowden for humanitarian reasons.
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THE SPY novels of author John Le Carre are nothing compared with the antics involving former US National Security Agency worker Edward Snowden - who has been leaking secrets - and Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro.
Salem-News.com (Jul-13-2013 18:20)
Journalism is an Act, Not a ProfessionSteven Greenhut | Franklin Center
Government already holds the cards. It is so big and powerful, so secretive and arrogant that we ought not to hobble efforts by reporters and bloggers to expose its dealings.
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Watching some recent debates about who is a “real journalist” and who isn’t has been a source of amusement for me given that being a real journalist has not always been that great of an honor.
Salem-News.com (Jul-13-2013 12:24)
A Blanket of Fear (A Play in One Act)Dr. Paul Balles Salem-News.com
There are no hard distinctions between what is real and what is unreal, nor between what is true and what is false. A thing is not necessarily either true or false; it can be both true and false. — Harold Pinter
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Netanyahu (N) and Obama (O) are on the phone:
Salem-News.com (Jul-13-2013 10:20)
UK`s Channel 4 Schools US Media on How to Cover NSA, SnowdenProfessor Juan Cole Special to Salem-News.com
The fusion of Corporate News and the US Government (with its Deep State) is so complete that questioning the Beltway Bandits is out of the question any more.
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This report by Channel 4 News in the UK, covering Edward Snowden’s application for asylum in the Russian Federation and his revelations of collaboration between Microsoft and the National Security Agency struck me as everything that US “news” coverage is not.
Salem-News.com (Jul-09-2013 11:12)
A Brief Comment on Snowden and the NSA Surveillance ProgramRalph E. Stone Salem-News.com
If the American public is shocked at the NSA Surveillance Program, then they haven't been paying attention.
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Much, maybe too much, has been reported on Edward Snowden's leaking of classified information, the NSA Surveillance Program, and Snowden's desperate attempts to find asylum. I would just add a brief comment.
Salem-News.com (Jul-04-2013 19:57)
`Collaborators and Traitors`Robert J. Burrowes Salem-News.com
Collaborators and traitors learn their 'craft' during childhood.
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Some people have accused Bradley Manning and Edward Snowden of being traitors. But this obscures a deeper and more important question.