Accountability


The Bureaucracy Is Now More Powerful Than Congress

By Gary Galles Mises Institute November 28, 2016   The Bureaucracy Is Now More Powerful Than Congress   Who creates federal laws? Civics books say it is Congress, but the real answer today may be the executive branch. Earlier this year, James Gattuso and Diane Katz reported that just the 229 major regulations issued since 2009 added […]

The Bureaucracy Is Now More Powerful Than Congress

VA admits: ‘Accountability’ doesn’t mean firing anyone

By Against Crony Capitalism December 9, 2015   VA admits: ‘Accountability’ doesn’t mean firing anyone     If there is anything, anything in the world which should serve as a warning against ever going down the socialized medicine route in this country it is the VA system, which is a form of socialized medicine. For […]

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Same Judge who Covered Up CIA Torture Dismisses Suit Against NSA Surveillance

By Andrew Emett Free Thought Project October 27, 2015   Same Judge who Covered Up CIA Torture Dismisses Suit Against NSA Surveillance     Responsible for helping cover up the CIA’s torture program, the same judge dismissed a lawsuit on Friday filed by the ACLU, Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, Wikipedia, and other organizations accusing the […]


The Perverse Rise of Killer Robots

By César Chelala Common Dreams October 10, 2015   The Perverse Rise of Killer Robots     The development of “killer robots” is a new and original way of using human intelligence for perverse means. Human directing machines to kill and destroy in a scale not yet imagined is a concept that not even George Orwell […]

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Is the Justice Department Finally Ready to Jail Corporate Criminals?

By Michael Krieger Liberty Blitzkrieg September 11, 2015   Is the Justice Department Finally Ready to Jail Corporate Criminals?     The single greatest travesty to afflict American society in the 21st century has been the abandonment of the rule of law and accountability. It’s worse than the attacks of 9/11 and the subsequent loss of privacy […]

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Red Cross Holds a Press Conference In Haiti. It Doesn’t Go Well.

By Justin Elliott ProPublica June 15, 2015   Red Cross Holds a Press Conference In Haiti. It Doesn’t Go Well. Haitian reporters demand answers from the Red Cross but don’t get many.     Haitian journalists grilled an American Red Cross official Wednesday about the group’s Haiti program, but the official declined to provide any […]


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No NSA Firings over Snowden Affair

Source: http://nextnewsnetwork.com No NSA Firings over Snowden Affair   WASHINGTON – Both NSA head Keith Alexander and National Intelligence Director James Clapper have said that Edward Snowden’s leaks have done extensive damage to the agency’s surveillance program. While the Obama administration continues to seek Snowden’s extradition from Russia, the NSA has not fired or disciplined […]


Secret tax-haven names released to public

Source: http://www.cbc.ca By CBC News  Posted: Jun 14, 2013 10:10 PM ET  |  Last Updated: Jun 14, 2013 11:44 PM ET Secret tax-haven names released to public Journalism group anticipates crowd-sourcing of leaked offshore list will yield revelations     A glimpse at an enormous trove of leaked records about secret companies and accounts is […]


Even The New York Times editorial page turns on President Obama

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org Even The New York Times editorial page turns on President Obama     The AP thing got their ears perked. Now with the recent NSA revelations even the Grey Lady, bastion of liberal statism, The New York Times, says the president has gone too far. It’s pretty hard for a liberal president to […]


International Law? A Corbett Report Exposé on The Rational Lie of International Criminal Law

Source: http://xrepublic.tv       SHOW NOTES AND MP3: http://www.corbettreport.com/?p=7047 Truth. Justice. Accountability. The idea of an international rule of law appeals to our innate sense of justice, but the most horrific plans are often cloaked in the most beautiful lies. Just as the ideals of international law are used to cloak the imperial ambitions of the […]


Blount County, TN Republican Party Conducts Business, Behind Closed Doors! 1

So what does bad government fear most?  Openness and transparency that would allow a view into their possible corruption and back room deals.  When government conducts business in secret it makes one wonder as to which master they serve, as it would be apparent that they may not be serving those that entrusted them to […]

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