Homeland Security to Build Detention Camps

(via Madge) The contract, which is effective immediately, provides for establishing temporary detention and processing capabilities to augment existing ICE Detention and Removal Operations (DRO) Program facilities in the event of an emergency influx of immigrants into the U.S., or to support the rapid development of new programs. The contingency support contract provides for planning […]

Top 10 Censored News Stories of 2005

Project Censored is back with their picks for the top under-reported stories of last year: White House erodes open government. Civilian death toll of Fallujah Distored election coverage, hackable voting machines Surveillance soceity unveiling US uses tsunami to military advantage Saddam raked in oil profits from Jordan and Turkey – with US approval Journalists in […]

NASA Climate Scientist Muzzled by White House

James E. Hansen, director of the NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (and soon to probably lose his job, funding or both): The Bush administration has tried to stop him from speaking out since he gave a lecture last month calling for prompt reductions in emissions of greenhouse gases linked to global warming. He fell […]