A Real American Hero, Mark Klein: Wiring Up The Big Brother Machine… and Fighting It

with Peter B. Collins and Sibel Edmonds Featured Writer Dandelion Salad The Peter B Collins Show Info on Podcast #80 29 December 2009 Or: http://www.peterbcollins.com/podcast/PBC_20091229.mp3

Jews Stand Against the Smearing of Ilhan Omar + Phyllis Bennis: Ilhan Omar’s Denunciation of Israel Lobby is Not Anti-Semitism

Dandelion Salad By the Editorial Staff Socialist Worker March 6, 2019 Congressional Democrats are attempting to discipline Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar for speaking critically about the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) — and more generally in defense of Palestinian rights — after smearing her as “anti-Semitic.” This comes at the same time that Omar, […]

Long Running, Long-Known NSA Illegalities and Long-Ignored NSA Whistleblowers by Sibel Edmonds

by Sibel Edmonds Writer, Dandelion Salad Originally published by Boiling Frogs Post June 7, 2013 Yesterday a long-known but long-covered up report on the extent of NSA’s illegal spying on millions of Americans was made public. Interestingly this outrageous American scandal was revealed and reported not by an American media outlet but by one outside […]

Glenn Greenwald Exposes Covert NSA Program Collecting Calls, Emails: A Massive Surveillance State

Dandelion Salad democracynow Jun 7, 2013 http://www.democracynow.org – We speak with Guardian columnist Glenn Greenwald, who broke the story Thursday that the National Security Agency has obtained access the central servers of nine major internet companies — including Google, Microsoft, Apple, Yahoo and Facebook. The Guardian and the Washington Post revealed the top secret program, […]

Julian Assange: Human Civilization Has Merged With The Internet

Dandelion Salad Nov 29, 2012 by democracynow In his most extended interview in months, Julian Assange speaks to Democracy Now! from inside the Ecuadorian embassy in London where he has been holed up for nearly six months. Assange vowed WikiLeaks would persevere despite attacks against it. On Tuesday, the European Commission announced that the credit […]

The Transnational Homeland Security State and the Decline of Democracy by Andrew Gavin Marshall

by Andrew Gavin Marshall Featured Writer Dandelion Salad April 15, 2010 When Empire Hits Home, Part 4 Part 1: War, Racism and the Empire of Poverty – When Empire Hits Home Part 2: Western Civilization and the Economic Crisis: The Impoverishment of the Middle Class Part 3: The Global Economic Crisis: Riots, Rebellion and Revolution […]

Jon Eisenberg: Bush wiretapping ruled illegal! + H. P. Albarelli, Jr: The Murder of Frank Olson and the CIA’s Secret Cold War Experiments

Dandelion Salad by Peter B Collins The Peter B Collins Show Info on Podcast #118 01 April 2010 Bush wiretapping ruled illegal! More on CIA use of LSD and assassinations. Attorney Jon Eisenberg returns to our program to discuss his legal victory against the NSA wiretapping under Bush. Judge Vaughn Walker ruled against the government […]

John Young: Challenging the governments’ self-serving secrecy by Peter B. Collins and Sibel Edmonds

by Peter B. Collins and Sibel Edmonds Featured Writer Dandelion Salad originally published by Boiling Frogs Post 13 March, 2010 [tweetmeme source= “DandelionSalads” only_single=false] John Young provides us with a brief overview of the history, purpose and mission of his well-known website Cryptome.Org. He talks about the recent controversy involving Microsoft Corporation’s attempted legal action […]

The NYT: Home of Disgraced Editors, Shady Reporters & Agenda-Driven Foreign Correspondents? by Sibel Edmonds

by Sibel Edmonds Featured Writer Dandelion Salad originally published by Boiling Frogs Post 27 January 2010 From Judith Miller to Dean Baquet to Ethan Bronner I am certain all of you know of the infamous New York Times reporter Judith Miller. You know, the dark lady who worked with the Bush administration’s Pentagon to sell […]

The New Scarlet Letters: ‘NC’ by Sibel Edmonds

by Sibel Edmonds Featured Writer Dandelion Salad originally published by Boiling Frogs Post 4 January 2010 The Makings of a Police State – Part V The Quest for Clearance It was late spring 2007, and I had arrived right before sunset at Centerville’s new ‘in place’ for the 30 something techie crowd. I was supposed […]

Following the Money Trail: Telecoms and ISPs Feed the Secret State’s Surveillance Machine By Tom Burghardt

Dandelion Salad By Tom Burghardt ICH Antifascist Calling December 11, 2009 “Follow the money.” And why not. As the interface between state and private criminality, following the money trail is oxygen and combustible fuel for rooting out corruption in high places: indelible signs left behind like toxic tracks by our sociopathic masters. After all, there’s […]

An Analysis of Warrantless Wiretapping – Part I by Richard Scott

by Richard Scott Dandelion Salad originally published by Boiling Frogs Post 8 November 2009 Definition of Terms & Analysis of Klein’s Affidavit This piece will attempt to analyze the US Government’s Warrantless Wiretap Program utilizing open source information including A.T.&T. Whistleblower Mark Klein’s EFF affidavit, podcasts by James Bamford and Russell Tice available on this […]

Spying on Americans: Obama Endorses Bush Era Warrantless Wiretapping by Tom Burghardt

Dandelion Salad by Tom Burghardt http://www.globalresearch.ca/, November 7, 2009 Antifascist Calling…– 2009-11-05 President Barack Obama instructed Justice Department attorneys to argue last week in San Francisco before Federal District Judge Vaughn Walker, that he must toss out the Electronic Frontier Foundation’s Shubert v. Bush lawsuit challenging the secret state’s driftnet surveillance of Americans’ electronic communications. This latest […]

Big Brother is Watching You: Pervasive Surveillance Under Obama by Tom Burghardt

Dandelion Salad by Tom Burghardt Global Research, July 6, 2009 Antifascist Calling… The DHS-NSA-AT&T “Cybersecurity” Partnership Under the rubric of cybersecurity, the Obama administration is moving forward with a Bush regime program to screen state computer traffic on private-sector networks, including those connecting people to the Internet, The Washington Post revealed July 3.That project, code-named […]

Spying on Individuals and Organizations: Anglo-American Defense Giants Entrusted with “Mastering the Internet” by Tom Burghardt

Dandelion Salad by Tom Burghardt Global Research, May 8, 2009 Antifascist Calling The Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ), the National Security Agency’s “kissin’ cousin” across the pond, has awarded a £200m ($300m U.S.) contract for an internet panopticon. American defense and security giant Lockheed Martin and BAE subsidiary Detica (yet another firm specializing “in collecting, managing […]