Tag Archives: Washington

Lessons From Washington’s GMO Labeling Campaign

As ballots in Washington state are still being counted, current results show that No votes for Ballot Initiative 522 (which would requiring labeling of foods containing GMOs) are leading the Yes votes 54.8% to 45.2%. Though at this point it’s … Continue reading

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The Real Reason U.S. Government Targets Whistleblowers

I’ve mentioned in past posts such as this my thoughts on reasons behind the government’s war on whistleblowers, and it has nothing to do with protecting national security (except in the sense of protecting criminals working within the national security … Continue reading

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Why ‘I Have Nothing to Hide’ Is the Wrong Way to Think About Surveillance

A common defense of mass surveillance used by apologists is “if you have nothing to hide, why worry?” Nevermind that there’s many things that are perfectly legal that we might not “hide” but choose not to reveal indiscriminately (ie. credit … Continue reading

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