Committee to Protect Journalists issues scathing report on Obama administration | Glenn Greenwald | Opinion | The Guardian

Glenn Greenwald: Obama’s anti-press measures ‘are the most aggressive I’ve seen since the Nixon administration’

Source: Committee to Protect Journalists issues scathing report on Obama administration | Glenn Greenwald | Opinion | The Guardian

Thanks, Obama!

And an important thing to recognize is that it wouldn’t really have mattered who was president at that time; the same thing would have happened.  Replace Obama with a Clinton, a Bush, Joe Biden — any owned and well-heeled politician that toes the line — the will of the military industrial complex would have been obeyed.

For a change, try electing people based on their bold ideas and principles rather than name recognition and folksiness.

President Dwight Eisenhower Farewell Address, Jan 17 1961 | Video | C-SPAN.org

President Dwight Eisenhower speaks to the nation in a farewell address. The address, sometimes referred to as the ‘Military-Industrial Complex Speech’, is considered by some to be one of the most…

Source: President Dwight Eisenhower Farewell Address, Jan 17 1961 | Video | C-SPAN.org

If you haven’t seen this yet then the American educational system and society at large have failed miserably.

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