• Reinstate Edward Snowden's Passport!

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    The U.S. State Department revoked the passport of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, whose "crime" was to educate Americans and the world about the dangerous growth of the U.S. surveillance state.

    Sign a petition we'll deliver to Secretary of State John Kerry!



    Watch RootsAction Event With Coleen Rowley, Ray McGovern, and Norman Solomon Discussing Surveillance

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    Budget Debate Needs an Intervention




    Ban Weaponized Drones from the World

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    Meticulous researchers have documented that U.S. drones are killing many innocent civilians in Pakistan, Yemen and elsewhere.  Drones are making the world less stable and creating new enemies.  We're going to ban weaponized drones from the world.

    Please add your name today, and urge everyone you know to do the same.





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News and Views

  • Risen’s New Book Exposes the “War on Terror”No single review or interview can do justice to “Pay Any Price” -- the new book by James Risen that is the antithesis of what routinely passes for journalism about the “war on terror.” Instead of evasive tunnel vision, the book offers big-picture acuity: focusing on realities that are pervasive and vastly destructive.
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  • The Government War Against Reporter James Risen The vendetta against him and whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling reflects an antidemocratic goal: the uninformed consent of the governed.
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  • The NSA and MeThe tone of the answering machine message was routine, like a reminder for a dental appointment. But there was also an undercurrent of urgency. “Please call me back,” the voice said. “It’s important.”
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