Posted on Categories News & Comment

PBC News & Comment: Beltway Disconnect: US Will End Use of Corporate-owned Prisons for Americans, But Not Immigrants

Justice Dept. will end contracts with private prisons, as $1 billion sweetheart deal with CCA to imprison immigrants is exposed…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Beltway Disconnect: US Will End Use of Corporate-owned Prisons for Americans, But Not Immigrants

Posted on Categories News & Comment

PBC News & Comment: Do We Really Need to Fight About Bathroom Access?

13 states sue over Obama’s “unconstitutional” transgender bathroom policy and Women’s Liberation Front calls it “outrageous assault on women’s privacy”… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Do We Really Need to Fight About Bathroom Access?

Posted on Categories News & Comment

PBC News & Comment: Obama Makes Minor Change to Permit More Cannabis Research

Anticipating full re-scheduling of marijuana under Drug Enforcement Act, this feeble move to end war on some weeds is disappointing….. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Obama Makes Minor Change to Permit More Cannabis Research

Posted on Categories News & Comment

PBC News & Comment: White House Finally Releases Rulebook for Drone Attacks

As end of term nears, Obama White House finally releases its “playbook” for lethal drone strikes, guidelines for remote control assassination….. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: White House Finally Releases Rulebook for Drone Attacks

Posted on Categories News & Comment

PBC News & Comment: Brief Recap of America’s Police State in 2016

Suspects killed by police in Baltimore, Chicago; FBI stings entrap DC transit cop, mentally disabled Arizona boy; Shrimp Boy gets life….. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Brief Recap of America’s Police State in 2016