Monthly Archives: May 2012

PLEDGE: OCCUPY STUDENT DEBT CAMPAIGN

This statement is a result of collective work by the Occupy Student Debt Campaign, which is seeking 1 million student debtors to pledge not to pay their student debt once 1 million others also make that pledge. – Mitchel Please Repost www.occupystudentdebtcampaign.org A Statement from the Occupy Student Debt Campaign Everybody is now talking about […]

Guest Post: Federal court enjoins NDAA. An Obama-appointed judge rules its indefinite detention provisions likely violate the 1st and 5th Amendments

By Glenn Greenwald A federal district judge today, the newly-appointed Katherine Forrest of the Southern District of New York, issued an amazing ruling: one which preliminarily enjoins enforcement of the highly controversial indefinite provisions of the National Defense Authorization Act, enacted by Congress and signed into law by President Obama last December. This afternoon’s ruling […]