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  1. House to Vote on 'Human Trafficking' Bill That Strengthens PATRIOT Act SpyingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    The PATRIOT Act fell out of fashion-but swap "human trafficker" for "terrorist" and let the civil liberties infringements roll! A new bill that borrows language from the PATRIOT Act promises to nab human traffickers using the same surveillance techniques that law introduced to catch terrorists and their associates. We all know how that went: The PATRIOT Act's spying provisions-and other "War on Terror"-era crime measures-proved attractive to law enforcement far beyond their intended scope.

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  2. Key Vote NO on the Empowering Financial Institutions to Fight Human Trafficking Act, H.R. 6729Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 | FreedomWorks

    ... Committee has previously unsuccessfully tried to give this authority to regulators under Section 314 of the USA PATRIOT Act in the Anti-Terrorism Information Sharing is Strength Act, H.R. 5606, in the 114th Congress. This is unacceptably broad ...

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  3. Capitol Hill Update: September 24, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | FreedomWorks

    ... Institutions to Fight Human Trafficking Act. The bill also expands regulatory power under Section 314 of the USA PATRIOT Act, essentially allowing surveillance of Americans' financial transactions. The FAA Reauthorization Act, H.R. 302 , includes ...

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  4. 7 days of things to do in Philadelphia from Sept. 23 to 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Philly.com

    ... last month, ending an era. Catch him in Philly ahead of the premiere next month of his Netflix comedy series Patriot Act . 7 p.m. (sold out) and 10 p.m. Merriam Theater, 250 S. Broad St., $29.50 to $75, 215-893-1999, kimmelcenter.org The ...

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  5. 'Fahrenheit 11/9' review: Michael Moore's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | The Arizona Republic

    ... gets around to comparing Trump to Hitler, along the way giving a nod to 9/11 truthers by playing audio about the Patriot Act over film of the Reichstag fire (the archetypal false-flag operation that secured total power for the Nazis). What he ...

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  6. Hasan Minhaj adds NYC show to standup tour; Netflix show premieres in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Brooklynvegan

    Hasan Minhaj has been on his "Before the Storm" standup tour , before the storm that is his new Netflix talk show , Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj , debuts in October. He's added a NYC date to the tour: October 18 at Carnegie Hall.

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  7. What I Don't Like About Post-9/11 AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Counterpunch

    ... - and the West in general - into an unbearable hell and a choking life." What began with the passage of the USA Patriot Act in October 2001 has snowballed into the eradication of every vital safeguard against government overreach, corruption and ...

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  8. Brainwashed Public Understands Nothing About 9/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | OpEdNews

    ... was staggering. The 9/11 attack was also a "Reichstag Fire" moment, with emergency powers granted in the "PATRIOT ACT" (sic) to allow the federal government to seize more power and diminish civil liberties. 9/11 & 28 Pages of Treason Noam Chomsky ...

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  9. Russia rights group: more than 1,000 detained at protests across nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Jurist

    ... of aviation security regulations and in October 2001 led to Congressional passage of the controversial USA PATRIOT Act, giving the executive broad new national security powers. On September 11, 1998, Whitewater independent counsel Kenneth Starr ...

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  10. Cobb and her supporters offer generalitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... The Great Depression? Where can the federal budget be cut, for example? I'm curious about her opinion on the Patriot Act and the sometimes-spurious use of the FISA court process created by the Act. Lastly, I want to know if she is telling me her ...

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  11. What I Don't LikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | LewRockwell.com

    ... - and the West in general - into an unbearable hell and a choking life." What began with the passage of the USA Patriot Act in October 2001 has snowballed into the eradication of every vital safeguard against government overreach, corruption and ...

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  12. 17 years after 9-11, the Afghan war drags on and liberties have been erodedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... surveillance and the erosion of our civil liberties. On Oct. 26, 2001, President Bush signed the infamous USA PATRIOT Act, which provided the government with sweeping surveillance powers, trampling the Fourth Amendment protections of Americans. ...

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  13. US threatens sanctions against ICCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Jurist

    ... of aviation security regulations and in October 2001 led to Congressional passage of the controversial USA PATRIOT Act, giving the executive broad new national security powers. On September 11, 1998, Whitewater independent counsel Kenneth Starr ...

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  14. 2018 Senate Campaign websitesRead the original story

    Monday Sep 10 | OnTheIssues.org

    ... for equal work. Jennifer Ferguson: We need drastic measures to protect our civil rights. Arvin Vohra: Abolish Patriot Act and redundant spy agencies. Deedra Abboud: All government levels should protect human rights. Shiva Ayyadurai: Only a real ...

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  15. HRW: China government conducting campaign of human rights violations against MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Jurist

    ... of aviation security regulations and in October 2001 led to Congressional passage of the controversial USA PATRIOT Act, giving the executive broad new national security powers. On September 11, 1998, Whitewater independent counsel Kenneth Starr ...

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  16. Photos show how dramatically the World Trade Center site and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... led to the creation of the Department of Homeland Security, the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and the Patriot Act. In honor of the 17th anniversary of the horrific attacks, we compiled 17 photos showing how Manhattan's Financial District ...

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  17. Trump's awfulness is turning previous enemies of civil liberties into liberal heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 8 | The Raw Story

    ... officials are being showered with donations on GoFundMe. And now George W. Bush - the president who signed the Patriot Act, opened Guantanamo, started the Iraq War, and warrantlessly wiretapped Americans - is a viral sensation being portrayed as our ...

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  18. Trump Is Turning the Enemies of Civil Liberties into Liberal HeroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 8 | Common Dreams

    ... are being showered with donations on GoFundMe. And now George W. Busha S-a Sthe president who signed the Patriot Act, opened Guantanamo, started the Iraq War, and warrantlessly wiretapped Americansa S-a S is a viral sensation being portrayed as our ...

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  19. Trade Finance in Latin America 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 8 | Latin Finance

    ... on a smaller set of clients in an increasing effort to 'de-risk' their portfolios, a trend that started with the Patriot Act in 2002. "As banks started to review their portfolios, they began to ask: what is the risk/reward; if the deal flow isn't ...

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  20. Trump Connecticut Appointee: Punish New York Times Mole Under Patriot Act For Anonymous Op-EdRead the original story

    Friday Sep 7 | World News Report

    A lightning rod appointee of Donald Trump from Connecticut says the president should use the Patriot Act to force the New York Times to reveal the anonymous administration official who recently wrote a scathing op-ed in the newspaper.

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