Daniel Benjamin, who served as the State Department's top counterterrorism adviser during Mr. Obama's first term, said the public discussion about the ISIS threat has been a "farce."
The surveillance state is about much more than preventing terrorist acts.
Report: Israel Occupation Forces, Bahraini Guards Used To Train American Cops Against Domestic Disturbances
Max Blumenthal has an explosive story about the influence of Israel counter-terrorism tactics on American police training -- and the way they handled the Occupy movement. Very disturbing stuff: New York – In October, the Alameda County