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Open Letter to My Congressman Regarding Impeachment of Five Supreme Court Justices

July 12, 2015 The Honorable Keith Rothfus 1205 Longworth House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 Dear Congressman Rothfus, I write to ask that you initiate necessary proceedings for impeachment of the five U.S. Supreme Court justices who voted in favor … Continue reading

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Normal

One of the government contractors slurping up our tax money has a slick idea for how the Department of Defense can spot the next Bradley Manning before that yet-to-be-discovered individual steals classified information and makes it public. [1] This is … Continue reading

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Enemies

Bradley Manning has been charged with “aiding the enemy”. The charges, filed Tuesday but not disclosed until Wednesday, are one count of aiding the enemy, five counts of theft of public property or records, two counts of computer fraud, eight … Continue reading

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Wikileaks and Secrets

Reactions from the U.S. Government to the Wikileaks publication of diplomatic cables are puzzling. For instance, here’s a USMC memo published by Wired: [W]illingly accessing the WIKILEAKS website for the purpose of viewing the posted classified material [constitutes] the unauthorized … Continue reading

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Thank you, Wikileaks

In the recent public discussions of Wikileaks, I haven’t seen (though I could have missed it) any credit and congratulations given to Julian Assange’s organization for exposing the insecurity of the US Government’s SIPRNet. That exposure was an important service … Continue reading

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Al Jazeera

I recently discovered Al Jazeera news, via YouTube, in English. http://www.youtube.com/user/AlJazeeraEnglish I can’t compare it with other TV-style news outlets, like CNN and FoxNews, because I haven’t watched those. But Al Jazeera English is easily on par with, and in … Continue reading

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Hallmarks of Shallow Thinking

The rabbi at one of the synagogues told the Journal that its website had been visited dozens of times recently by individuals located in Egypt. The episode underscores how crucial it is that U.S. intelligence be able to eavesdrop on … Continue reading

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