Daily Archives: September 25, 2018

2018-09-25: News Headlines

Micah Uetricht (2018-09-25). Accused Torturer Jon Burge Died Last Week, but His Legacy of Brutal, Racist Policing Lives on in Chicago. theintercept.com Jon Burge's torture was a particularly morbid symptom of a much larger problem of racism and brutality among Chicago cops.

Philip Giraldi (2018-09-25). The Path to World War III? globalresearch.ca The minimal U.S. press coverage accorded to last Monday's shooting down of a Russian intelligence plane off the coast of Syria is, of course, a reflection both of lack of interest and of Israel's involvement in the incident. If one …

RT (2018-09-25). Amnesty International wants Kavanaugh vetting process halted over alleged role in post-9/11 torture. rt.com The US branch of Amnesty International has dived into the heated debate on whether US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is morally fit for the office, calling for his role in the post-9/11 torture program to be highlighted.

ESCJ (2018-09-25). 77 Reasons To Vote No To Brett Kavanaugh. indybay.org Brett Kavanaugh wrote briefs advocating torture, designing the Patriot Act, | promoted execution nominees for circuit courts, propsed torture advocate John Roberts to G W Bush, worked to steal the 2000 election from Al Gore, drafted vulgar and invasive questions of Bill Clinton about a private consensual relationship etc.

RT (2018-09-20). US slaps Chinese arms procurer with sanctions for buying advanced Russian weapons. rt.com US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has authorized the addition of 33 Russian defense and intelligence officials and entities to the ever-growing US sanctions list and also targeted a Chinese military entity for buying Russian arms.

aclu (2018-09-19). Trump Is Unshackling America's Drones Thanks to Obama's Weakness. aclu.org Obama didn't do enough to curtail America's drones. Now expansion under Trump could have devastating consequences. | The piece was originally published by The Guardian. | For more than a decade, the worst-kept secret in the world has been the fact that the Central Intelligence Agency owns and operates lethal drones outside of recognized battlefields abroad. Newspapers blare it from their RT (2018-09-18). '71 yrs of spying & regime change': CIA tweets about birthday, gets trolled in comments. rt.com The CIA has tweeted a GIF marking its 71st birthday — and while some folks on Twitter took the opportunity to express their sincere thanks to the intelligence agency for the work it does, others were, let's just say, not so kind.

2018-09-25: Social Media Postees

The Path to World War III?
Philip Giraldi | globalresearch.ca | 2018-09-25
The minimal U.S. press coverage accorded to last Monday's shooting down of a Russian intelligence plane off the coast of Syria is, of course, a reflection both of lack of interest and of Israel's involvement in the incident. If one … | The post The Path to World War III? appeared first on Global Research.
globalresearch.ca/the-path-to-world-war-…

Accused Torturer Jon Burge Died Last Week, but His Legacy of Brutal, Racist Policing Lives on in Chicago
Micah Uetricht | theintercept.com | 2018-09-25
Jon Burge's torture was a particularly morbid symptom of a much larger problem of racism and brutality among Chicago cops. | The post Accused Torturer Jon Burge Died Last Week, but His Legacy of Brutal, Racist Policing Lives on in Chicago appeared first on The Intercept.
theintercept.com/2018/09/25/jon-burge-ch…

77 Reasons To Vote No To Brett Kavanaugh
ESCJ | indybay.org | 2018-09-25
Brett Kavanaugh wrote briefs advocating torture, designing the Patriot Act, | promoted execution nominees for circuit courts, propsed torture advocate John Roberts to G W Bush, worked to steal the 2000 election from Al Gore, drafted vulgar and invasive questions of Bill Clinton about a private consensual relationship etc.
indybay.org/newsitems/2018/09/25/1881780…

Amnesty International wants Kavanaugh vetting process halted over alleged role in post-9/11 torture
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-25
The US branch of Amnesty International has dived into the heated debate on whether US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is morally fit for the office, calling for his role in the post-9/11 torture program to be highlighted.
rt.com/usa/439270-kavanaugh-amnesty-tort…

US slaps Chinese arms procurer with sanctions for buying advanced Russian weapons
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-20
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has authorized the addition of 33 Russian defense and intelligence officials and entities to the ever-growing US sanctions list and also targeted a Chinese military entity for buying Russian arms.
rt.com/usa/438964-us-puts-33-russian-int…

'71 yrs of spying & regime change': CIA tweets about birthday, gets trolled in comments
RT | rt.com | 2018-09-18
The CIA has tweeted a GIF marking its 71st birthday — and while some folks on Twitter took the opportunity to express their sincere thanks to the intelligence agency for the work it does, others were, let's just say, not so kind.
rt.com/usa/438751-cia-birthday-tweet-tro…

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