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Write in Protest to Barack Obama Before Patriot Act is Signed

Searching the White House website for news of the Patriot Act reauthorization, I’ve found this, the most recent presidential communication on the matter: H.R.3961- PATRIOT Act Extension This legislation will likely soon be received by the President. Read the text of the legislation or submit

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Homeland Security Brags About Domestic Surveillance Used During 2008 DNC

Through its “Fusion Center” program, the military and civilian wings of the United States government have been disseminating classified information on Americans collected through warrantless wiretapping programs to state officials, local sheriffs, town and county governing bodies and various private corporations. In turn, these local

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Hero Worship Has Its Limits

The name “Barack” is not among the 2000 most popular baby names for 2008 in the United States. To be more exact, the name “Barack” does not appearing in the 1000 most popular boy names or the 1000 most popular girl names in Social Security

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Bad Economy Doesn't Slow Greenhouse Gases

It may be that an economic recession harms the ability of people to transition to environmentally sustainable activities, and encourages people to adopt pollution-heavy strategies for saving money, offsetting reductions in general economic activity.

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?