No Winning In Syria

The U.S. and the U.K. have now said explicitly that they are prepared to take military action against Syria without authorization from the United Nations Security Council. Congress is currently

Google Says What The Government Thinks

In the course of a class-action lawsuit filed against Google in California, the company claimed its Gmail users have “no legitimate expectation of privacy.” Now the internet is in an

Fallout of Iranian Coup Felt 60 Years Later

Next month marks the 60th anniversary of the Central Intelligence Agency’s first major coup d’etat abroad. In August of 1953, agents ousted Iran’s then-democratically elected prime minister, Mohammad Mossadegh. At

More Torture At Guantanamo Bay?

Rapper Yasiin Bey, formerly known as Mos Def, agreed to be force fed on camera using the same standard operating procedure used on hunger striking prisoners at Guantanamo Bay. Even

Google Books Lives

PC World is reporting that Google Books has been allowed to live, for now. The win is huge for Google, which faced fines of up to $750 per copyrighted work,