Posts Tagged ‘SXSW’

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No Hipster Apartheid!

South by Southwest (SXSW) — an international mecca for artists, innovators, and hipsters — is planning to host a series of “Israel-centric” tech events sponsored by the Israeli government billing Israel as a “Land of Creation” and “Small Country, Big Ideas.” Events like these are part of the “Brand Israel” propaganda campaign designed to market Israel as a technologically modern and culturally sophisticated nation in order to improve its image abroad and counter worldwide outrage over its massacres and apartheid policies targeting the Palestinian people. – See more at: http://www.endtheoccupation.org/section.php?id=492#sthash.B7u9KHV9.dpuf

Julian Assange

Wikileaks founder: ‘All of us have to do something’

“The NSA has grown to be a rogue agency. It has grown to be unfettered … the ability to surveil everyone on the planet is almost there, and arguably will be there within a few years. And that’s led to a huge transfer of power from the people who are surveilled upon, to those who control the surveillance complex.”

 

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In Orwell’s America, Edward Snowden is a criminal and the man whose job is to oversee intelligence, but fails to do so, remains in power.  Every violation of the Constitution is a violation of this congress critter’s sworn oath to defend it against “all enemies both foreign and domestic.”

Lawmaker Urges SXSW to Cancel Edward Snowden Talk

Congressman Mike Pompeo (R-Kansas), a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, has urged organizers of SXSW to cancel its planned Edward Snowden talk.