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August 4, 2010
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Kansas City: Civil Rights Leader Leon Jordan Murder Case was Reopened after Gun Turned Up … in Use by POLICE

By MIKE McGRAW The Kansas City Star | Jul. 28, 2010 In a reversal of an earlier decision, Kansas City police are reopening a 40-year-old investigation

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August 4, 2010
2 mins

Meet Tom Emmer, Target’s Favorite Right-Wing Nutjob

By Max Read Gawker | Aug 4, 2010 Tom Emmer Have you heard of Tom Emmer, the far-right Republican candidate for governor of Minnesota? He wants to

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August 2, 2010
2 mins

Kansas City Civil Rights Activist Welcomes Police Investigation of Leon Jordan Murder/Former Suspect Recalls Jordan Homicide

Also see: "COINTELPRO: Police Urged to Reopen Unsolved Murder of Kansas City Civil Rights Leader Leon Jordan" Kansas City Star | Jul. 29, 2010 Jorda

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August 2, 2010
2 mins

Why the Feds – and CIA-Subsidized Fascist Fronts, eg. David Horowitz & The National Review – Fear Thinkers Like Howard Zinn

"... The file exposes the absurdity, waste and pettiness of our national security state. And it seems to indicate that our security agencies prefer

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August 1, 2010
2 mins

Labor Leader: GOP has Declared War on Latinos

"... [Eliseo Medina] pointed to other proposed laws recently put forward: A Republican congressional nominee in New Mexico suggested the United St

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July 29, 2010
2 mins

COINTELPRO: Police Urged to Reopen Unsolved Murder of Kansas City Civil Rights Leader Leon Jordan

Video: The Unsolved Murder of Leon Jordan By MIKE McGRAW and GLENN E. RICE Kansas City Star | Jul. 10, 2010 Early morning hours of July 15, 1970.

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July 28, 2010
2 mins

Arizona: Gov. Brewer Under Investigation for Ties to Private Prisons that could Benefit from SB 1070

Busted! Racist Arizona Governor Jan Brewer, she of the leathery face, is under investigation, by TV station KPHO, which is looking into ties between h

July 18, 2010
2 mins

Katrina Cover-Up: Cops May Face Death Penalty

Four New Orleans Police Officers Indicted in Post-Hurricane Katrina Bridge Shootings By PIERRE THOMAS ABC News, July 14, 2010 Four police officer

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July 16, 2010
2 mins

Circuit Court Ruling: White Supremacist can be Charged Over Threats

By JOE CELENTINO Courthouse News | June 30, 2010 (CN) - The 7th Circuit reinstated a criminal indictment against the founder of a website that urg

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July 14, 2010
2 mins

New Orleans: Six Police Charged over Post-Katrina Shooting, Coverup

By staff writers | NewsCore | July 14, 2010 THE US Justice Department charged six New Orleans police officers today in connection with a shooting and

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July 14, 2010
2 mins

Obama’s CIA ‘Amnesty’ Condemned by Human Rights Groups

Barack Obama's decision to grant an amnesty to CIA operatives who used controversial interrogation techniques on terror suspects has been criticise

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July 14, 2010
2 mins

Omaha Black Panthers: Mondo we Langa Appeals 1971 COINTELPRO Case to Eighth Circuit Over New Evidence

By Michael Richardson The Examiner | June 24, 2010 Mondo we Langa (formerly David Rice) has filed an application with the United States Court of A

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July 13, 2010
2 mins

Meet the Conservative U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

mediamatters.org | July 09, 2010 Media figures have emphasized the fact that the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights is technically "bipartisan" to hype

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July 3, 2010
2 mins

Pentagon Revives Rumsfeld-Era Domestic Spying Unit

By Daniel Tencer Raw Story | June 19th, 2010 The Pentagon's spy unit has quietly begun to rebuild a database for tracking potential terrorist thre

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June 29, 2010
2 mins

New ACLU Report And Web Hub Reveal Rise In Political Spying Across US

ACLU FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 29, 2010 CONTACT: ACLU Mandy Simon, (202) 675-2312; Review Finds Incidents In At Least 33 States W

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June 28, 2010
2 mins

Ex-Chicago Policeman Guilty of Lying about Torture

By Andrew Stern Reuters | Jun 28, 2010 CHICAGO (Reuters) - A retired Chicago police commander suspected of using electric shocks, suffocation and mo

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June 26, 2010
2 mins

‘Don’t Taze My Granny!’ Oklahoma Police Accused of Using a Taser on 86-Year-Old, Bed-Ridden Grandmother

By Daily Mail Foreign Service | 26th June 2010 American police have been accused of tasering an 86-year-old bed-ridden grandmother. Lonnie Tinsley ca

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June 22, 2010
2 mins

ACLU: FBI Used ‘Dragnet’-Style Warrantless Cell Tracking

By Declan McCullagh | CNet News | June 22, 2010 To nab a pair of men accused of robbing banks in Connecticut, court documents show the FBI turned to a

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June 15, 2010
2 mins

Rand Paul is not a Board-Certified Eye Doctor

Another Rand Paul shaggy-dog story?: " ... Paul said ... the established organization exempted older ophthalmologists from recertification.. ... [B

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June 11, 2010
2 mins

Former Omaha Black Panther Leader Seeks Federal Review of Nebraska Supreme Court Over COINTELPRO-Influenced Trial

  " ... At the heart of Poindexter’s current appeal is a recording. ... The recording of the killer was withheld from the defense and sent to FBI

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June 9, 2010
2 mins

Abstract - Cold War Right-Wing Broadcasting: H.L. Hunt, Dan Smoot, and the Unraveling of Consensus Culture

MLA Citation: Hendershot, Heather. "Cold War Right-Wing Broadcasting: H.L. Hunt, Dan Smoot, and the Unraveling of Consensus Culture" Paper presented a

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May 28, 2010
2 mins

Report Offers Scathing Critique of Pa. "Cash for Kids" Scandal

"No one – including defense attorneys, prosecutors, police or probation officers – stepped up to challenge or report what Judges Mark Ciavarella o

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May 27, 2010
2 mins

Humor: Joe Lieberman's Brilliant Plan: "Terrorist [Suspect] Expatriation" (with news conference video)

Joe Lieberman's brilliant plan Nicole Stockdale Dallas Morning News | May 6, 2010 Joe Lieberman proposed a new bill this morning that could strip Amer