Tag Archives: Brazil

Snowden, the NSA, and another overblown claim

Lawrence O’Donnell discusses NSA leaker Edward Snowden’s open letter to the people of Brazil with Steve Clemons and John Schindler.

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Anti-abortion zealots and assault rifles. What could possibly go wrong?

The founder of Personhood Ohio says that God “willed the apostles to sacrifice their lives” so he has decided to auction of his personal assault rifles and over 2,500 rounds of ammunition to raise funds for banning abortion.

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Librotraficantes, It’s Always Arizona, Targeting Polluters, Murderers and Shark-killers [Shorter Question Everything]

There have always been some in the US that would just love to make ideas illegal as well. While Arizona is hardly a first in this desire, there’s just something about Arizona’s methods that really stick out.

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Right wing endorsers, Pennsylvania fracking gag, and Chevron held accountable [Shorter Question Everything]

You can tell a lot about a person by the company they keep (or, in the case of politicians, they’re kept by). If that’s true, it’s saying a whole lot of not very nice at all about the right wing loonies currently jockeying for the position of most powerful guy in the world.

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Lebanese security officials seize suspicious cargo from US, Brazil

Lebanon’s security officials say a suspicious cargo containing huge amounts of US dollars, guns, special passports and credit cards have been seized upon arrival in the Lebanese capital, Beirut, from the US and Brazil.

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