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PBC News & Comment: Snowden Rejects Spy Smear: “I Acted Alone”

Smeared by House Intel chair Mike Rogers on Sunday political TV show, Ed Snowden tells The New Yorker: "I acted alone"....Click here for free audiobook download from Audible, and generate $15 for PBC Podcast!

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--Rachel Maddow claims the scalps of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and NY Governor Chris Christie, but ignores important national topics

--Texas candidate for governor, Wendy Davis, was subject of story by Wayne Slater of Dallas Morning News, now fodder for GOP attacks

--Thomas Frank of Harpers talks about weak strategies by Democrats in this excerpt from our in-depth interview

--NATO 3 trial starts in Chicago, looks like a frame-up

--American Psychological Assn. will not discipline member who led torture sessions at Guantanamo

--Texans protest fracking after 30 earthquakes since November

--Utah activists deliver 38,000 comments against shale project

--US losing patience with Afghan puppet Karzai, regarding US troop levels after this year

--Syria talks begin in Montreaux, Switzerland

--Israel hits Gaza, kills alleged militant with fighter jet

--political protests lead to declarations of emergency in Bangkok, Kiev