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Fascist News: Torture Tapes, FEMA Camps, RFID, Real ID, Abu Ghraib, Gitmo and more
Rep. Hoekstra says CIA told NOT to destroy torture tapes (NYTimes 1/17/08)
Who will take the fall for the CIA torture tapes? (Alternet 1/18/08)
Declassified Letter Exposes Democratic Party complicity in CIA Torture (World Socialists 1/8/08)
Smile, You’re on Millimeter Wave Camera (CNetNews 1/16/08)
Bush quips he might stay in power (Wired 10/17/07)
CIA Drug Planes: ‘Tip of the iceberg’ (MadCowProd 1/16/08)
White House Admits Overwriting Email Archives (AP via Raw Story 1/16/08)
Mississippi Congressman earmarks $6 Million for top campaign contributor (Washington Post 1/16/08)
EXCERPT: “Sen. Roger Wicker, the Mississippi Republican congressman appointed to replace Trent Lott in December, last year obtained a $6 million earmark for a defense contractor whose executives were among his top campaign contributors and were represented in the matter by Wicker’s former congressional chief of staff, according to federal records.”
US FEMA Camps (Global Research 1/10/08)
EXCERPT: “The United States Federal Emergency Management Agency has numerous detainment camps throughout the United States. Some camps have been recently constructed and / or renovated and are fully staffed. The existence of the camps coupled with Presidential Executive Orders giving the President and Department of Homeland Security (of which FEMA is now part) control over ‘national essential functions’ in the event of ‘catastrophic emergency’ have resulted in concerns that the camps will be used to forcefully detain American citizens for unconstitutional purposes.”
FBI Wiretaps Cut Due To Unpaid Bills (AP via Raw Story 1/10/08)
Sure.
US Companies Set to Own 66% of UK’s Atomic Weapons Establishment (Financial Times via Privatization Barometer 1/10/08)
Army Officer Cleared in Abu Ghraib Scandal (Washington Post 1/10/08)
So no one is being held responsible for what happened at Abu Ghraib.
Abu Ghraib officer: Probe ‘not complete’ (AP/Yahoo 1/11/08)
US Appeals Court dismisses Guantanamo lawsuit (AP/Reuters 1/11/08)
“A U.S. appeals court ruled on Friday that four former Guantanamo prisoners, all British citizens, have no right to sue top Pentagon officials for torture and violations of their religious rights.”
Yemen urges US to close Guantanamo (Reuters/Yahoo 1/12/08)
FBI Agent Faults Counterterrorism Work (AP/Raw Story 1/12/08)
EXCERPT: “Youssef, 49, the highest ranking Arab-American agent, has a discrimination lawsuit pending against the bureau. He has also raised concerns about the FBI’s alleged misuse of warrantless searches… In July 2006, the Justice Department’s Office of Professional Responsibility concluded that the FBI had retaliated against Youssef because of disclosures he made to the agency’s director and a member of Congress.”
Stomping Freedom: Inside the Martial Law Act of 2006 (CounterPunch 1/9/08)
Fed forcing states into Real ID compliance (CNN 1/11/08)
California could become the third state to ban forced microchip tag implants (RFID) (Global Research 1/12/08)
In Case You Missed It: Osama bin Laden died Dec 2001 (Welfare State)
“Operator Condor” no mystery for Washington (IPS News 1/12/08)
“The intelligence services of Peru and Argentina kept Washington informed in real time about a 1980 joint clandestine operation in which four alleged members of Argentina’s Montoneros guerrilla movement were “disappeared,” according to documents declassified in the United States.”
Pentagon’s PSYOPS: Information Warfare Using Aggressive Psychological Operations (Global Research 1/13/08)

Previously:
12/31/07: Top American Fascist News
12/15/07: Keeping Track of the Fascists: The American Police State
11/15/07: Fascist World News: Variations on a Theme
11/15/07: American Fascist News
11/3/07: Top US News: The Slow Decline of American Empire
10/7/07: Keeping Track of the Fascists
9/26/07: Keeping Track of the Fascists

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