for all of those americans who believed that everything would change into the way things were before the stripping of civil liberties and ubermilitarization and nationalism- i am sorry to burst your bubble.
military backed public schools on the rise
judge rules for telecoms in illegal surveillance suits
bloggers- this is for you- blogger's rights
and, i won't even get into tribunals continuing, gitmo still operational, mercenary outfits still being used by the military, ice raids going on with mega roundups, etc....