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WEA System Highlights Underlying Racist Attitudes

WEA System Highlights Underlying Racist Attitudes

By Shiva Darshan, Staff Writer

September 21, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The limited technical capabilities of the WEA system make using it in manhunt like this one incredibly risky.

NSA program echoes same oversight questions

NSA program echoes same oversight questions

December 4, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Last week, yet another questionable National Security Administration surveillance program came to light through the extensive top-secret NSA files leaked by Edward Snowden earlier this year. This time, the government agency is targeting individuals’ online sexual activity and collecting information...

9/11 brings selective memory with regards to security

9/11 brings selective memory with regards to security

September 11, 2013


Filed under Editor's Picks, Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

On this day, we remember 9/11 and the nearly 3,000 lives lost. But on this day, we also choose to forget. We forget the horrific way the American government responded, the wars and the spying and the lies. The phrase “never forget” is heard frequently, particularly on this date, and doing so is...