Daily Archives: September 6, 2022

2022-09-06: News Headlines

Jeremy Kuzmarov (2022-09-06). We Need a New "Church Committee" to Curb Massive Intelligence Agency Criminality Ranging From Illegal Surveillance to Torture and Assassination. covertactionmagazine.com Russia-Gate and CIA ties to Ukrainian death squads, along with killer drone program and worldwide surveillance apparatus, necessitates new investigations of U.S. intelligence agencies modeled after the Church Committee hearings of 1975. The year 1975 was designated "the year of intelligence," a season of inquiry into America's spy agencies and their abuses. Senator Frank Church …

Mansa Musa (2022-09-05). Why unions can't ignore incarcerated workers. therealnews.com An estimated two thirds of the more than one million prisoners in the United States today are incarcerated workers. With many prisoners earning less than a dollar an hour, and those who refuse to work often facing vicious retaliation in the form of punitive solitary confinement, labor exploitation is an important part of what makes life in American prisons so brutal. It's little surprise that prisoners' resistance often centers around the question of labor, as was seen during the nationwide 2017 prisoners' strike. In spite of these realities, 'labor issues' and 'prison issues' are all too often presented as…

Editor (2022-09-04). Major Criminal Justice Reform is on the Docket in California. scheerpost.com Solitary Housing Unit at Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City, Calif. ( By Victoria Valenzuela /…

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