Evil old ladies, broken chessboards and technical shutdowns + this day in history w/the Munich massacre and our song of the day by Hamilton Leithauser and Rostam on your Morning Monarchy for September 6, 2016.
listen to corbett report on @RBNlive weeknights at midnight from corbett report: Can we imagine a world without intellectual property? With the various enemies of freedom finding ever more elaborate ways to control the internet,
from aclu.org: Tucked inside the National Defense Authorization Act, being marked up by the House Armed Services Committee this week, is a hugely important provision that hasn’t been getting a lot of attention — a
drugwar: video: cocaine floating in new mexico lake after plane crash* narco-trafficker’s revelation exposes drugwar duplicity* misaddressed marijuana goes to elderly penn. couple* anti-drug rhode island repub charged with… drug use!* illegal searches lead to
from aclu.org: President Obama today issued an executive order that permits ongoing indefinite detention of Guantánamo detainees while establishing a periodic administrative review process for them. The administration also announced it will lift the ban
from reuters: Former President George W. Bush has canceled a visit to Switzerland, where he was to address a Jewish charity gala, due to the risk of legal action against him for alleged torture, rights
pentagon reopens probe of 100s of employees w/ child porn* flashback: intel agency workers downloaded child porn on govt networks* report on drugging of guantánamo prisoners remains classified after 1yr* veterans sue cia, army for