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PBC News & Comment: Ugly Racism in America, Invisible to Supreme Court

Offensive racist remarks by Cliven Bundy,  Donald Sterling hyped by corporate media, as Supreme Court says affirmative action is passe..Click here for free audiobook download from Audible, and earn $15 for the PBC Podcast!

–Cliven Bundy and Donald Sterling show that racism is prevalent—but the Supreme Court shot down affirmative action

–as his peace talks fail, Kerry says Israel “risks becoming apartheid state”—but it already is one

–Japan rebuffed Obama on trade concessions, which may lead to end of TPP negotiations

–FCC chaired by industry lobbyist, plans to gut net neutrality

–Gitmo judge orders release of details on black site detention of al Nashiri

–secret FISA court denies bid by unnamed phone company to withhold phone records from NSA

–in addition to Cuba, US secretly ran Twitter-like networks in Afghanistan, Pakistan and other countries

–anti-tax Koch brothers push for tax on solar power fed to grid

–Silicon Valley tech giants settle class action suit over collusion to prevent competition in hiring