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Edward Snowden is a heroic whistleblower

Edward Snowden, 29 years old, had top level access to NSA information, and he leaked some of it.  Basically he pulled a Bradley Manning, only Edward Snowden’s clearance to government intelligence was on a much higher level.  This is a guy who is obviously highly intelligent with a promising and successful career at the top … Continue reading Edward Snowden is a heroic whistleblower

So Much For Rand Paul

Remember when Rand Paul stood up for 13 hours to filibuster the appointment of John Brennan because of his constitutional stance on the use of drone strikes on US Citizens on American soil? Paul elaborated on his concern Wednesday: “When I asked the president, ‘Can you kill an American on American soil,’ it should have … Continue reading So Much For Rand Paul

What is So Happy About Bloody Australia Day?

Today is Australia Day. In Queensland at the moment we’re experiencing a big wet caused by an ex tropical cyclone. Its quite wet and windy outside which suits the nature of the arrival of the first fleet into Botany Bay a few days before the official invasion of Australia began. Botany Bay, didn’t turn out … Continue reading What is So Happy About Bloody Australia Day?