Sibel Edmonds: Gagged but not Dead This one comes to us from our good friends at Buzzflash.com. It concerns the Sibel Edmonds case, which we have pai
May 31, 2005

Sibel Edmonds: Gagged but not Dead

This one comes to us from our good friends at Buzzflash.com. It concerns the Sibel Edmonds case, which we have paid close attention to. For those of you who still believe it can’t happen here, read on...

Ashcroft invoked the state secrets privilege, designating my place of birth, date of birth, my mother tongue, my father tongue, my university background, and my previous employments all State Secrets. Based on this new ruling my passport would be considered a ‘top secret’ document since it contains my place of birth, my Virginia driving license would be considered a ‘Top Secret’ document, since it contains my date of birth. Read on...

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