Posts Tagged: 9/11
The U.S. government continues to turn a blind eye to the medieval forms of torture meted out by its Saudi allies.
Americans are trading away their privacy, civil liberties, and billions of tax dollars for an intelligence complex that never seems to know what's going on in the world.
We are not passive objects of the surveillance state. We are active subjects of our own YouTube channels.
A look at the news after the memorialization of 9/11 reveals an America that systematically attempts to erase its fingerprints from world events.
Noam Chomsky updates his classic text with reflections on the death of Osama bin Laden.
This is, of course, the week before the tenth anniversary of the day that "changed everything."
The U.S. Institute for Peace wants to change its name. What's the matter with peace all of the sudden?
Violent jihadists don't represent Islam any more than the Anders Breiviks of the world represent Christianity.
Media caution and skepticism are in short supply.
The terrorist network's resort to dramatic spectacle was at once a brilliant tactic and a desperate effort to revive its own fortunes.