Category Archives: Civil Liberties

Ice cream and military recruiters

Local governments around the United States are fingerprinting people who drive ice cream trucks for no good reason (they think they’re perverts), which I wrote about for VICE. Military recruiters are also dishonest creeps who have data on millions of … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Liberties, Criminal Justice, VICE | 1 Comment

Bradley Manning exposed atrocities — and liberalism

More than three years into the presidency of Barack Obama, it’s almost a cliché now to ask: What if George W. Bush did it? From dramatically escalating the war in Afghanistan to institutionalizing the practice of indefinite imprisonment, Obama has … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Bradley Manning, Civil Liberties, Empire, Salon, wikileaks | 2 Comments