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PBC News & Comment: NSA Whistleblower Tom Drake Details Salt Lake Dragnet

NSA veteran Thomas Drake reveals NSA’s total surveillance of Salt Lake City during 2002 Olympics, joined by attorney Rocky Anderson…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: NSA Whistleblower Tom Drake Details Salt Lake Dragnet

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PBC News & Comment: Senate GOP Health Bill is Really, Really Mean

Employer-provided healthcare is optional under GOP plan, putting the vast majority of Americans at the mercy of “free market”…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Senate GOP Health Bill is Really, Really Mean

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PBC News & Comment: Chelsea Manning’s Leaks Caused No Real Harm

Jason Leopold’s FOIA lawsuit prods release of secret report used at Manning’s court martial, showing no major damage from leaks…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Chelsea Manning’s Leaks Caused No Real Harm

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PBC News & Comment: Will Syrian Conflict Become World War III?

Second shoot-down by US in 2 days increases tensions as all sides scramble for advantage in Syria, and Russia-bashers embolden Trump… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Will Syrian Conflict Become World War III?

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PBC News & Comment: History Channel Exposes America’s War on (Some) Drugs

We talk to executive producer Anthony Lappe about 4-part series on History channel, exposing Drug War as failed, corrupt effort…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: History Channel Exposes America’s War on (Some) Drugs

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PBC News & Comment: Afghanistan is Trump’s War Now

Pentagon announces plan to add 4,000 troops in Afghanistan, as Trump delegates decision to insulate himself from likely blowback…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Afghanistan is Trump’s War Now

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PBC News & Comment: Oliver Stone Challenges Russophobia

Interview series with Vladimir Putin displays a smart, well-informed leader and presents his perspective on US and world issues…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Oliver Stone Challenges Russophobia

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PBC News & Comment: Trump Blurts Out Truth: GOP Health Plan is “Mean”

Mercurial orange madman pisses on himself and GOP leaders, calling House health bill he helped ram through in May “mean” …… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Trump Blurts Out Truth: GOP Health Plan is “Mean”

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PBC News & Comment: Trump Impeachment Resolution Filed in House

Rep. Brad Sherman (D-CA) alleges obstruction of justice in Comey firing as first impeachment resolution is introduced in the House…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Trump Impeachment Resolution Filed in House

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PBC News & Comment: Is America Ready for a Progressive Party?

At People’s Summit in Chicago, union leader DeMoro tries to “corner” Bernie Sanders into forming a third party, will he?.... Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Is America Ready for a Progressive Party?