Violent protests over murder of black teen by a white cop

(By Catherine E. Shoichet and Tristan Smith) Late night protests in Ferguson, Missouri, over the shooting death of Michael Brown, dispersed after bottles flew at officers, who answered with tear gas, police said Wednesday. . . . → Read More: Violent protests over murder of black teen by a white cop

CIA And FBI Agents Are Not Welcome At This Restaurant Outside Sochi

A sign that says “We do not serve FBI and CIA agents,” hangs outside a restaurant on the opening day of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.

Associated Press photographer Jae C. Hong captured a photo of this sign outside a restaurant in the mountains near Sochi, . . . → Read More: CIA And FBI Agents Are Not Welcome At This Restaurant Outside Sochi

PTI Chief congratulates Nawaz over goof counterterrorism

Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan has congratulated Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for what he called a good start to control terrorism in the country. He said if the law is made equal for all in Karachi, peace could be maintained.

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Are violent movies the cure for real life bloodshed?

For all the grim news about the economy and jobs over the last few years, one indicator of the quality of life in the United States has stubbornly continued to improve. The latest Federal Bureau of Investigation data suggests crime rates went on falling through the first half of 2011, recession be damned. In 1991, the overall . . . → Read More: Are violent movies the cure for real life bloodshed?

FBI, Army, Islam & Terrorism: The Stupid Connection

To fix its troubled counterterrorism training, the FBI is calling in the cavalry.

The Bureau has turned to the Army’s Combating Terrorism Center at West Point to scour the FBI’s training materials, after Danger Room revealed that Bureau specialists were teaching agents that “mainstream” Muslims were likely to be “violent” and radical.” The West . . . → Read More: FBI, Army, Islam & Terrorism: The Stupid Connection

FBI’s Plastic Terrorists & Terror Plots

The FBI has built a massive network of spies to prevent another domestic attack. But are they busting terrorist plots—or leading them?

UPDATE: On September 28, Rezwan Ferdaus, a 26-year-old graduate of Northeastern University, was arrested and charged with providing resources to a foreign terrorist organization and attempting to destroy national defense premises. Ferdaus, according to . . . → Read More: FBI’s Plastic Terrorists & Terror Plots

7 Facts About the War on Terror Revealed

From an attempt to negotiate with Osama bin Laden to a proposal to threaten to bomb Mecca, it’s been a wild decade for the U.S. national security establishment.

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Lets read Corbett Report on 9/11

Everything you ever wanted to know about the 9/11 conspiracy theory in under 5 minutes.

TRANSCRIPT: On the morning of September 11, 2001, 19 men armed with boxcutters directed by a man on dialysis in a cave fortress halfway around the world using a satellite phone and a laptop directed the most sophisticated . . . → Read More: Lets read Corbett Report on 9/11

Thom Hartmann: The final words of a killer that should not be ignored

Last night – a man in Texas was executed. His name was Mark Stroman – and he was given a lethal injection by the state of Texas because he let himself get consumed with hate. 10 days after 9/11 – Stroman went on a shooting spree hell bent on killing as many Muslims as he . . . → Read More: Thom Hartmann: The final words of a killer that should not be ignored

THE ‘RAYMONDS’ AND THE ‘DAVISES’

What is common between the following apparently unrelated events?

Raymond Davis Terrorist Attacks in Pakistan Operations in South and North Waziristan Drone Attacks

First identify the main players—the CIA, the ISI, the FBI, the Pakistan Army, US/NATO forces, Afghan Intelligence and government and the Government of Pakistan. Opposing these main players are the Taliban, the . . . → Read More: THE ‘RAYMONDS’ AND THE ‘DAVISES’