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3 reasons the American Revolution was a mistake. Government. History of United States of America - in Depth - Continued. Government. Transcript of 1954 Oppenheimer Hearing Declassified in Full. The transcript of the momentous 1954 Atomic Energy Commission hearing that led the AEC to revoke the security clearance of J.

Transcript of 1954 Oppenheimer Hearing Declassified in Full

Robert Oppenheimer, the physicist who had led the Manhattan Project to produce the first atomic bomb, has now been declassified in full by the Department of Energy. Department of Energy (DOE) OpenNet documents. USA: Rights & Liberties. To My Old Master. In August of 1865, a Colonel P.H.

To My Old Master

Anderson of Big Spring, Tennessee, wrote to his former slave, Jourdon Anderson, and requested that he come back to work on his farm. Jourdon — who, since being emancipated, had moved to Ohio, found paid work, and was now supporting his family — responded spectacularly by way of the letter seen below (a letter which, according to newspapers at the time, he dictated). Rather than quote the numerous highlights in this letter, I'll simply leave you to enjoy it. What happened to the former slave that wrote his old master?

Locked Away: How Ohio Schools Misuse Seclusion Rooms. DOJ.

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FBI. Hconres331.pdf. Iroquois Confederacy - History, Relations with non-native americans, Key issues. Overview.

Iroquois Confederacy - History, Relations with non-native americans, Key issues

Iroquois Great Law of Peace (Kaianerekowa) The Great Law of Peace is the oldest constitution in North America defining a system of participatory democracy that has sustained the Iroquois Confederacy for perhaps 1,000 years.

Iroquois Great Law of Peace (Kaianerekowa)

Obama Ordered Wave of Cyberattacks Against Iran. The worm that turned: How Stuxnet helped heat up cyberarms race. IRIB Iranian TV via Reuters TV file Workers are seen in what was described by Iranian state television as the control room at a uranium enrichment facility in Natanz, Iran, in this image taken from video released on Feb. 15.

The worm that turned: How Stuxnet helped heat up cyberarms race

By Robert Windrem, Senior investigative producer, NBC News When the worm dubbed “Stuxnet” wriggled into public view in July 2010, computer security experts recognized almost immediately that it was no ordinary piece of malware. “This particular attack targets the industrial supervisory software SCADA,” Juraj Malcho, head of the Virus Lab at the Slovakia-based security firm ESET, wrote at the time. “In short, this is an example of malware-aided industrial espionage.” Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity. The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release February 12, 2013 By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows:

Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity

Ex-Pentagon general target of leak investigation, sources say. James Cartwright, a retired general and trusted member of President Barack Obama's national security team, has been informed that he's the target of a Justice Department criminal investigation into a leak about a covert cyberattack on Iran's nuclear program.

Ex-Pentagon general target of leak investigation, sources say

NBCs Mike Isikoff reports. By Michael Isikoff, National Investigative Correspondent, NBC News Legal sources tell NBC News that the former second ranking officer in the U.S. military is now the target of a Justice Department investigation into a politically sensitive leak of classified information about a covert U.S. cyber attack on Iran’s nuclear program. According to legal sources, Retired Marine Gen. James “Hoss” Cartwright, the former vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has received a target letter informing him that he’s under investigation for allegedly leaking information about a massive attack using a computer virus named Stuxnet on Iran’s nuclear facilities.

America's Real Criminal Element: Lead. Illustration: Gérard DuBois When Rudy Giuliani ran for mayor of New York City in 1993, he campaigned on a platform of bringing down crime and making the city safe again.

America's Real Criminal Element: Lead

It was a comfortable position for a former federal prosecutor with a tough-guy image, but it was more than mere posturing. Since 1960, rape rates had nearly quadrupled, murder had quintupled, and robbery had grown fourteenfold. New Yorkers felt like they lived in a city under siege. Throughout the campaign, Giuliani embraced a theory of crime fighting called "broken windows," popularized a decade earlier by James Q. Giuliani won the election, and he made good on his crime-fighting promises by selecting Boston police chief Bill Bratton as the NYPD's new commissioner.

The results were dramatic. Chris Hedges "Brace Yourself! The American Empire Is Over & The Descent Is Going To Be Horrifying!". The Right to Know, the Responsibility to Protect: State Actions Are Inadequate to Ensure Effective Disclosure of the Chemicals Used in Natural Gas Fracking. Do you know how many natural gas wells are operating in your state or near the watershed that supplies your drinking water?

The Right to Know, the Responsibility to Protect: State Actions Are Inadequate to Ensure Effective Disclosure of the Chemicals Used in Natural Gas Fracking

You should. Most of those wells rely on a process known as hydraulic fracturing (or natural gas fracking) that employs toxic chemicals to crack open shale beds and release methane gas. Both the chemicals used in fracking and the methane gas released pose a risk to local water supplies and the health of those who live nearby. Click image to enlargeSource: Al Granberg/ProPublica Community groups, individual citizens, and public officials have a right to know which chemicals are used in the fracking process. Before receiving a drilling permit, the owners and operators of natural gas wells should gather baseline information on nearby water sources and water and air quality.

Read the report in medium-resolution PDF format [6 MB] Read the report in high-resolution PDF format [7.5 MB] FDA staffers sue agency over surveillance of personal e-mail. Information garnered this way eventually contributed to the harassment or dismissal of all six of the FDA employees, the suit alleges.

FDA staffers sue agency over surveillance of personal e-mail

All had worked in an office responsible for reviewing devices for cancer screening and other purposes. A k'wala's Gov & Orgs Daily.

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