26 Apr '13, 12am

#BreakingTheSet: #CISPA Spying Already in Effect, #Islamophobia Redux, #Bitcoin, #Drone Strikes Are Terrorism:

Abby Martin Breaks the Set on Bypassing CISPA, Online Commerce, a New Wave of Islamophobia, and the Politics of Drones LIKE Breaking the Set @ http://fb.me/BreakingTheSet FOLLOW Abby Martin @ http://twitter.com/AbbyMartin EPISODE BREAKDOWN: On this episode of Breaking the Set, Abby Martin looks at recently disclosed documents that show how the federal government has been using a secret cyber security program to monitor online traffic despite existing federal anti-wiretapping laws. Abby then talks to Perianne Boring, host of RT's new financial show 'Prime Interest', about how social media has become intertwined with global financial markets. Abby then talks to Arsalan Iftikhar, Senior Editor for the 'Islamic Monthly' about how the corporate media has perpetuated anti-Muslim rhetoric in the wake of the Boston bombings, and how we can combat this emerging culture of fear. BTS...

Full article: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Z8glXvnlpI&feature=youtu.be


The Penang Effect - by The Economist

blog.limkitsiang.com 02 May '13, 8am

The Economist Apr 28th 2013, 6:53 by Banyan | SINGAPORE THE story of Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of the Malaysian state o...