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First People’s Disability Network of Australia is one of the organizations that advocate for recognition of foetal alcohol spectrum disorders as a disability. To date this condition is not considered a disability in Australia, and many people affected have been imprisoned because of behaviors that are associated with the disorder. 97 more words
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“Although a huge amount of footage has been collected, the program is classified, and few people have ever seen images of the drone war and its casualties.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is a leading—maybe the leading—lobbyist for big business and conduit for big business campaign funds. Now a new high-techninitiative, code-named Team Themis, has begun to use disinformation and NSA-type surveillance to discredit the Chamber’s critics. 799 more words
NASA wants to help make sure the rollout of commercial drones in the United States won’t lead to injuries, collisions, or mass hysteria. The New York Times reports that the agency is working on a… 604 more words
Glenn Greenwald’s book, NO PLACE TO HIDE – Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State – is truly a masterpiece. In fact, it should be required reading for every school as its relevance to any democratic free society, based on Constitutional rights, is immense. 615 more words