Archive for July, 2013

Feds tell Web firms to turn over user account passwords

Bradley Manning’s ‘sole purpose was to make a difference’, lawyer insists In closing arguments, defence lawyer paints portrait of Wikileaks source as someone without ‘evil intent’ Prosecutor Paints Bradley Manning as Inhuman Monster As Closing Arguments Near, Fein Rhetoric Increasingly Unhinged Feds tell Web firms to turn over user account passwords Secret demands mark escalation […]


Monsanto ‘pulls out of Europe’

Major GM food company Monsanto ‘pulls out of Europe’ Monsanto, one of the world’s biggest and best known genetically modified crops companies, is effectively pulling out of Europe, The Daily Telegraph can disclose. Frankenstein food firm ‘quits’ Europe: U.S. giant surrenders in face of public suspicion over its pesticide-resistant GM crops Detroit files for Chapter […]


Mission Creep: When Everything Is Terrorism

Mission Creep: When Everything Is Terrorism NSA apologists say spying is only used for menaces like “weapons of mass destruction” and “terror.” But those terms have been radically redefined. Journalism On Trial as Bradley Manning Case Nears Moment of Truth Many of the trial’s crucial issues won’t be hashed out until the sentence phase—and the […]