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US Government: Interfering in European Elections Since At Least the End of World War Two

During the 2016 US Presidential Election, the candidates of the twin parties owned and operated by the US capitalist class – the Republicans and the Democrats – began a campaign of lies and disinformation about what they charged was intolerable Russian intervention in the US electoral process.  The Russians, they alleged, were responsible for the … Continue reading

WikiLeaks Releases Emails from Hillary Clinton’s 2016 US Presidential Campaign Chairman John Podesta

Once again the political world has been stopped in its tracks as WikiLeaks has released yet another tranche of hacked documents leaked to it, this time from the email account of Hillary Clinton’s 2016 US Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Chairman  John Podesta. Podesta has twice been a top adviser to war criminals of the Democratic … Continue reading

Tor Project Salesmen Appelbaum and Gibson Continue to Flog Useless Tor “Anonymity Software” Around the World. Why?

On 28 December 2014, the German newsmagazine Der Spiegel released a huge tranche of documents from the Snowden archives to the public.  Some of these had been released by the Guardian, the New York Times and the website ProPublica earlier but in redacted or incomplete forms. The Der Spiegel article accompanying the release – “Prying … Continue reading

UPDATED: 1989 “Report of US Senate Subcommittee on Terrorism, Narcotics and International Relations” a.k.a. “The Kerry Report” – Volumes One, Two and Three

[Note: we have updated the introductions to this entire article to encopass the addition of the other two volumes of the “Kerry Report”.  We would like to acknowledge our debt to the folks at memoryhole.org who originally produced these copies of these documents and published them on the Internet years ago.  We are republishing them … Continue reading

WikiLeaks Creates Database of 2 Million US State Department Cables in New “Public Library of U.S. Diplomacy””

On the 8th of April, 2013, at a nearly empty National Press Club in Washington D.C.,  WikiLeaks Julian Assange announced announced that the group had created a new, searchable database of over 1.7 million “formerly confidential” U.S. State Department cables they dubbed  “The WIKILEAKS Public Library of US Diplomacy” or “PLUSD”. These documents – many … Continue reading

Transcript: Bradley Manning’s Partial Guilty Plea, 28 February, 2013

This transcript was posted on the Bradley Manning Support Network’s website yesterday.  It is a “rush transcript” produced by Alexa O’Brien.  Thanks to both; FREE BRADLEY MANNING! – Friends of WikiLeaks, Chicago *********************************   http://www.bradleymanning.org/news/update-3113-bradley-mannings-statement-taking-responsibility-for -releasing-docs Update 3/1/13: Bradley Manning’s statement taking responsibility for releasing docs February 28, 2013. Rush transcript by Alexa O’Brien, originally … Continue reading

Tor Project’s Support for US Espionage Activities in Syria, Iran and China Questioned in New Open Letter to Andrew Lewman

The following is the text of a new email we’ve just sent to Mr. Andrew Lewman, Executive Director of the Tor Project. We will publish his response when we receive it. In his email to us we received yesterday, Mr. Lewman admitted that the two major funders of the Tor Project in 2011 were the … Continue reading

Tor Project Executive Director Andrew Lewman Responds to Our “Open Letter”

We have received the following response from Andrew Lewman, Executive Director of the Tor Project, in response to our earlier “Open Letter” inquiring about the sources of Tor’s funding, which, in 2011, consisted largely of donations from the US Department of Defense and the US State Department: Subject:       Re: [tor-assistants] (no subject) From:      … Continue reading

Tor Project: Surreptitiously Funded by US Defense, State Departments in 2011 via “Cutout” Company, “NGO”?

We love the Internets!  We love how you can start out looking at one thing, and then get slowly, imperceptibly drawn away towards something else, and then, all of a sudden… TECHNICOLOR! That’s what happened to us today. We started out by opening up our “Friends of WikiLeaks – Chicago” Twitter account to see if … Continue reading

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