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NSA diverted computers and laptops from shipping facilities to install spyware 33 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 5 1291
How "Looking Forward" Tripped Up Obama 33 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 38 1865
An Illustration of Just How Expensive Military Jets Are 28 unhappycamper Jan 2014 Jan 2014 31 2100
If this is the case, Mr. Snowden has just given aid to the enemy.. 23 PeggyKR Jan 2014 Jan 2014 2 1118
Like Madoff telling a bum to get a job: After Running from his Antiwar Past, Kerry Tells Snowden 'Ma 22 unhappycamper May 2014 Jun 2014 13 1368
Let the drawdown begin--acting like jerks at the commissary!! 19 MADem May 2014 Jun 2014 0 921
NSA Officials Still Baffled by Extent of Snowden Leak 18 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 5 836
(Holy $%*! Shit!!) Islamists take control of Iraqi chemical weapons site 18 shira Jul 2014 Jul 2014 1 906
CIA or FBI? 16 valerief Apr 2015 Apr 2015 0 612
Glenn Greenwald rips apart the ‘most radical and criminal conduct’ of Dick Cheney 16 unhappycamper Oct 2013 Nov 2013 29 1219
I am deeply disturbed regarding these words by Osama bin Laden in light of current events 15 chknltl Sep 2014 Sep 2014 34 1408
Why Canada can’t be trusted (long), please read. 15 shockedcanadian Jun 2012 Nov 2014 3 12772
Snowden: NSA Revealed Only One Email, Shows NSA Lied Before... Also: None Of This Matters 15 unhappycamper May 2014 May 2014 4 575
This is the successor to the SR-71 Blackbird, and it is gorgeous 14 MADem Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 1891
AT&T rejects ‘transparency report’ shareholder demand; FBI can secretly turn your laptop camera on 13 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 17 1017
CIA Director: We’re Winning the War on Terror, But It Will Never End 12 jakeXT Apr 2015 Apr 2015 2 464
Terror prosecutors want Edward Snowden's name banned from trial 12 Eugene Jun 4 Jun 4 10 627
From MRAP to scrap: U.S. military chops up $1-million vehicles 12 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 13 1546
The Fact That The US Intelligence Community So Readily Admits To Fantasies Of Killing Ed Snowden Sho 12 unhappycamper Jan 2014 Jan 2014 14 988
We Need to Listen to the Founders and Stop the Forever War 11 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 25 947
An Army in transition awaits West Point cadets as wars end, military budgets shrink 11 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 0 618
Dear Pres. Obama: Dissent isn’t Possible in a Surveillance State 11 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 33 1031
Several cyber security initiatives lost after Snowden's NSA leaks 11 unhappycamper Feb 2014 Feb 2014 10 951
What Would it be like to have a war with Iran? Obscenely expensive in cash and lives. 10 danriker Mar 2015 Mar 2015 3 452
The NSA Deserves a Permanent Shutdown 10 unhappycamper Oct 2013 Oct 2013 7 1164
NSA leaks sink US business deals 10 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 17 1311
According to the FBI, Web Slang Is ‘NIFOC’ 10 unhappycamper Jun 2014 Jun 2014 0 631
Lockheed’s F-35 Stealth Fighter: A $1.5 Trillion Waste of Tax Dollars 9 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 18 929
This Chart Shows The Staggering Hourly Cost Of Operating US Military Aircraft 9 unhappycamper Jan 2015 Jan 2015 14 997
Former Secretaries of State Say Global Crises Demand Budget Certainty for U.S. Military 9 jakeXT Jan 2015 Jan 2015 0 399
NSA drowns under an ocean of data 9 bemildred Dec 2013 Dec 2013 8 700
So why does searching behind the throne feel so necessary to so many? Notes on the Straussian in US 9 Ghost Dog Dec 2013 Jan 2014 6 734
How ‘Looking Forward’ Tripped Up Obama 9 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 23 787
Mr. Kerry: Why Snowden can’t “Make his Case” in “Our System of Justice” 9 unhappycamper May 2014 May 2014 28 802
Second NSA Whistleblower Confirms Snowden Allegations, and adds more (Video Interview) 9 unhappycamper Jul 2014 Jul 2014 40 1071
The U.S. Navy’s Most Expensive Warships for 2014 9 unhappycamper Aug 2014 Aug 2014 5 1155
In place of 'boots on the ground,' US seeks contractors for Iraq 8 jakeXT Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 529
Should Americans get to 'Vote' on War? 8 elaristotle Dec 2014 Dec 2014 2 580
U.S. moving to resupply Jordan's military with munitions: officials 8 Eugene Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 381
B-52s to Demonstrate Long-Range Strategic Capabilities in Europe 8 jakeXT Jun 7 Jun 7 2 436
Evil Is Real: George Bush Is Making Millions Off His Ungodly Crimes 8 unhappycamper Jun 12 Jun 12 32 1607
America’s Secret 4th Branch of Government: The NSA kept even Obama in the Dark 8 unhappycamper Oct 2013 Oct 2013 3 919
This is STRANGE: Air Force halts voluntary separation pay, 15-year retirements 8 MADem Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 2371
How the Pentagon’s Skynet Would Automate War 7 jakeXT Nov 2014 Nov 2014 2 516
Gunman in Mohammad cartoon attack in Texas monitored for years 7 Eugene May 4 May 6 2 489
U.S. spy agencies hit out at latest Snowden revelations 7 Eugene Sep 2013 Oct 2013 1 765
Did Lying NSA Chief Alexander Just Accuse Obama of Lying? 7 unhappycamper Oct 2013 Oct 2013 3 709
Snowden’s Berlin stop 7 unhappycamper Nov 2013 Nov 2013 7 817
Trashing the Law against warrantless GPS tracking: NSA nabs 5 Billion Phone location Records a Day 7 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 10 594
Pentagon's 2014 Military Budget: Can't Touch This 7 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 15 1409
Why Does the NSA Want to Keep Its Water Usage a Secret? 7 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 10 795
General's sentence in sex case called a 'shock,' 'beyond disappointing' (+video) 7 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 4092
Don’t Wait for the Next War: Rethinking America’s Global Mission by Wes Clark 7 elleng Jun 2014 Jun 2014 2 692
GOP lawmaker: You will ‘rethink everything’ when full 9/11 report is released 7 unhappycamper Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 870
US admits it won't be able to train enough troops in time for Mosul offensive 7 Eugene Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 361
John McCain Poised to Control Senate's Defense Policy 6 jakeXT Nov 2014 Nov 2014 4 429
Snowden says China stole F-35 JSF secret design information 6 bemildred Jan 2015 Jan 2015 6 608
War Is the New Normal: Seven Deadly Reasons Why America’s Wars Persist 6 unhappycamper Feb 2015 Feb 2015 15 553
Russian expansionism may pose existential threat, says Nato general 6 Eugene Feb 2015 Feb 2015 0 421
Troops and hardware from 3rd Infantry Division heading to Eastern Europe 6 jakeXT Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 451
Did the Pentagon destroy evidence in the NSA leak investigation? 6 bemildred Jun 15 Jun 15 1 269
FISA court defends NSA surveillance decisions 6 unhappycamper Sep 2013 Oct 2013 2 905
F-35 fighter makers leap to its defence after it loses dogfight to 1970s jet 6 unhappycamper Jul 2 Jul 2 7 417
U.S. only training 60 Syrian fighters, far below expectations 6 Eugene Jul 7 Jul 7 1 204
Greenwald Reveals 'Crux' of NSA Spying: The 'Elimination of Individual Privacy Worldwide' 6 unhappycamper Dec 2013 Dec 2013 4 460
Navy’s 757-Sized Drone Will Provide Big-Time Surveillance 6 unhappycamper Jan 2014 Jan 2014 1 1017
Shrinking Army Studies Buying Robots to Replace Soldiers 6 unhappycamper Jan 2014 Jan 2014 1 637
Report puts Snowden-like leaks as the No. 2 threat to U.S. security 6 bemildred Jan 2014 Jan 2014 2 471
Russia may quit START III after US deploys destroyer in Europe 6 jakeXT Feb 2014 Feb 2014 3 533
Pentagon budget slashes Army size to smallest since World War II due to spending caps 6 unhappycamper Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 547
Survey: IT pros not concerned about NSA spying 6 bemildred Mar 2014 Mar 2014 0 474
Just what are we getting for the $7 billion spent on the TSA? 6 unhappycamper Mar 2014 Mar 2014 3 379
Military gets picky in recruiting; only 20% of applicants qualify 6 MADem May 2014 May 2014 0 487
Why No One Is Buying the Air Force’s Argument To Ditch the A-10 6 MADem May 2014 May 2014 1 482
Economic fallout from Fort Carson troop cuts could be 'devastating' - if the worst plays out 6 unhappycamper Jun 2014 Jun 2014 0 537
Federal report: Some new littoral ships too heavy 6 unhappycamper Aug 2014 Aug 2014 0 666
War and Climate Change: Time to Connect the Dots 5 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 16 548
U.S., Russia, Go On Hair-Trigger Alert 5 unhappycamper Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 478
In $600 million arms deal, U.S. plans to send 46,000 tank rounds to Iraq 5 bemildred Oct 2014 Oct 2014 3 475
Kerry urges caution over timing of releasing U.S. torture report 5 Eugene Dec 2014 Dec 2014 1 358
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