Posts Tagged ‘oversight’

Chicago Passes Union-Backed Bill For Civilian Oversight Of Violent Cops

Above photo: The law reflects increasing public scrutiny about how the police function. A civilian commission will be empowered to pick the head of the police investigatory body and change the rules and policies under which the police operate. Chicago Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression. In July, Chicago’s city council passed a modified version […]

KGB used hockey to soften Canada to communism, with oversight by Pierre Trudeau

MONTREAL, QUEBEC—The Summit Series: Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau with Team Canada and Team Soviet Union before Game 1 at the Montreal Forum arena in Montreal, Canada 9/2/1972. (Photo by Melchior DiGiacomo /Sports Illustrated via Getty Images) By Vladimir Popov (Former Soviet State Security Lieutenant Colonel)Sept. 16, 2020 Anno DominiTranslated from the Russian One of […]

Oversight Board Co-Chair on Trump Facebook Ban: ‘He Put Himself in This Bed and He Can Sleep in It’

Former federal judge and co-chair of Facebook’s oversight board Michael McConnell said on this week’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday” that former President Donald Trump’s ban results from his own actions. McConnell said, “On January 6, President Trump issued those statements as a mob was rampaging through the Capitol, as members of Congress cowering in […]

‘Facebook needs to grow up’: An interview with the Oversight Board’s top Israeli

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Fmr. Oversight Chair Jason Chaffetz Reveals ‘Perverse’ ‘Disaster Liberalism’: ‘It’s Wrong and Needs to be Exposed’

Fox News contributor and former Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) noted Monday how Democrats and the left exploit genuine and manufactured crises to empower themselves while previewing his forthcoming book, . Chaffetz joined SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily with host Alex Marlow to discuss his examination of the left’s exploitation of crisis. Marlow asked about the subtitle of […]

House oversight committee subpoenas Trump’s tax records

Investigators are working to get eight years of Mr Trump’s tax records from the accounting firm Mazars USA. The Supreme Court recently refused to block a request for access to the tax returns from prosecutors as part of an investigation by the Manhattan district attorney. In a joint status report, House attorneys attached a copy of […]

Facebook’s Oversight Board to rule on Donald Trump’s suspension

Facebook has referred its decision to indefinitely suspend Donald Trump to its Oversight Board. The social media giant took action on the official account of the former US President on January 7, stating that Trump incited his supporters to violence on Capitol Hill in Washington DC The account was initially blocked at least until a […]

Anti-Trump ‘Oversight Board’ to Determine Whether Trump Will Regain Access to Facebook

A lobbyist group is suing Apple in an effort to get free speech messaging platform Telegram removed from the app store, claiming that it allows ‘extremists’ to spread ‘hate speech’. Telegram has seen a surge in users since Twitter and Facebook permanently suspended President Trump. Last week the service gained more than 25 million new […]

Israel legislates greater preschool oversight, but lacks funding for more staff

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FDA Ignores RFK, Jr.’s Pleas for Vaccine Safety Oversight Concerning PEG, Suspected To Cause Anaphyl axis

FDA Ignores RFK, Jr.’s Pleas for Vaccine Safety Oversight Concerning PEG, Suspected To Cause Anaphylaxis Children’s Health Defense » Feed / Laura Bono Press Release December 14, 2020 For immediate release WASHINGTON, DC — The Food and Drug Administration’s Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee (VRBPAC) recently voted to approve Emergency Use Authorization of […]

Michigan Oversight Committees Issue Subpoenas for Detroit, Livonia Election Communications, Equipment

The Michigan Oversight committees issued subpoenas to the clerks of Detroit and Livonia to obtain communications and procedures related to vote counting in those cities. In letters addressed to Detroit City Clerk Janice Winfrey and Livonia City Clerk Susan M. Nash, legislative oversight committee chairmen state Sen. Ed McBroom (R) and state Rep. Matt Hall […]

Georgia Democrat Jon Ossoff’s CCP-Linked Payment ‘Oversight’ Explanation Evolves After Ethics Complaint

ATLANTA — Georgia Democrat Senate candidate Jon Ossoff has provided more detail about a payment his film company received from a company linked to the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) following the Georgia GOP filing an ethics complaint against Ossoff over the payment. After a political ad revealed in November that Ossoff failed to list a […]

Facebook Oversight Board announces first six cases for review

Facebook’s Oversight Board has announced the first six cases where it will review the platform’s content moderation. All cases involve a decision where Facebook originally decided to remove user content. These include images and posts that were accompanied by text, which Facebook says violated their rules on hate speech, nudity, and violent content. The board […]

Georgia Democrat Senate Candidate Jon Ossoff Claims ‘Oversight’ in Omitting Payment from Chinese Communist-Linked Company

Georgia Senate Democrat candidate Jon Ossoff’s campaign is claiming its omission from its financial disclosures in May of a payment from a Chinese Communist Party (CCP)-linked company to Ossoff’s media production company was due to a “paperwork oversight.” After a political ad asserted that Ossoff ignored rules and hid cash from Chinese communists, an Ossoff […]

Suspect AI Software Verified Mail-In Ballots With Little Human Oversight in Key Battleground States

Though accusations of election fraud in the 2020 US presidential election have been swirling across social media and some news outlets for much of the past week, few have examined the role of a little known Silicon Valley company whose artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm was used to accept or reject ballots in highly contested states […]

Trump Taps Judicial Watch’s Tom Fitton For Court Oversight Body With Power to Remove Judges

Obama judges have been put on notice after President Donald Trump tapped Judicial Watch founder Tom Fitton for appointment to a D.C. court oversight body that has the power to remove judges for misconduct. The White House announced Trump’s intention to name Fitton, the most tenacious conservative watchdog in the country, to the D.C. Commission […]

Senate Bill Would Exempt REAL-ID From Due Process And Oversight

By Edward Hasbrouck Rather than responding to our comments on the latest proposal by the Department of Homeland Security to require ID for airline travel, the DHS has quietly gone to Congress to try to get the law changed so that it doesn’t have to answer us, and to preclude potential litigation to challenge an […]

Americans Ready For Less U.S. Military Intervention & More Congressional Oversight

Americans Ready For Less U.S. Military Intervention & More Congressional Oversight Above Photo: DVIDSHUB/ Flickr Washington, D.C. January 2, 2018. Committee for Responsible Foreign Policy – a bipartisan initiative designed to advocate for more oversight of U.S. military intervention abroad – commissioned research on U.S. citizens’ positions on war intervention. The coalition announced today that the […]

ACLU Report: Anaheim PD is a Deadly Department in Need of Real Oversight

A strong civilian oversight board is needed for the Anaheim Police Department according to a new American Civil Liberties Union report released today detailing its disturbing patterns of deadly force. Officer-involved deaths in Anaheim surpassed the per capita rates in Los Angeles, New York, Atlanta, Boston and San Francisco last year alone, the study found. […]

Norm Singleton on National Security and Congressional Oversight

Norm Singleton on National Security and Congressional Oversight By ns_admin Campaign for Liberty President Norm Singleton recently spoke at a CATO panel on National Security Oversight: Congressional Case Studies and Reform Prospects. See the full speech here. View the original article at Posted in Analysis & Review. Tagged with CATO, Liberty President Norm Singleton, […]

[WATCH] Albuquerque Police Oversight Board Recommends Lengthy Suspension After Officers Use Excessive Force on Unarmed Man

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Israel Nuclear Program Has Less Oversight Than Other Democracies

Source: Jerusalem Post Israel has less oversight of its nuclear program than other Western democracies, a study by the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, which was obtained exclusively by The Jerusalem Post, concludes. A summary of decades of work on the issue by Avner Cohen, a Professor of nonproliferation studies at […]

Audits Show Lax Oversight by Wisconsin Agency Counting Foxconn Jobs

Audits Show Lax Oversight by Wisconsin Agency Counting Foxconn Jobs August 11th, 2017 From, Taiwan’s Foxconn, Assembler of iPhones, Considering Wisconsin Plant: My guess is that the plant will be centered around robotic manufacturing and the thousands of workers thing is being thrown out […]

Saudi king strips crown prince of prosecution oversight

Press TV- Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz has stripped the country’s crown prince of powers overseeing criminal investigations, designating a new public prosecution office to function directly under the king’s authority. In a royal decree issued on Saturday, the Saudi ruler relieved Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef of his duties and renamed the Bureau of […]

Lawsuit, Citing ‘Thin Blue Line,’ Seeks Federal Court Oversight Of CPD

Accusing Mayor Rahm Emanuel of trying to cut a “back-room deal” with U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, lawyers for Black Lives Matter Chicago and other community groups filed a class-action lawsuit Wednesday seeking federal oversight of the city’s police department. The 132-page complaint immediately blew up the debate over police reform in Chicago. It may […]

How Congress Protects Monsanto At California Taxpayers Expense

Three California towns are currently suing Monsanto for poisoning San Francisco Bay with PCBs, chemicals known to cause cancer. Many involved in the lawsuit hope the court’s ultimate decision will make it easier for other cities across the US to hold companies, like Monsanto, liable for environmental damage. Until now, companies that cause long-term damage are rarely, […]

Could Climate-Change Warnings On Gasoline Pumps Work?

Print Friendly Above Photo: From Later this year, someone stopping to fuel up in North Vancouver will be the first customer to see the controversial warning labels. They’ll be wrapped around the gas pump handles. The exact wording isn’t settled yet, but here’s the gist of it: Every time you pump gas, you’re contributing to air […]

Scientists Claim To Have Invented A ‘Magnetic Wormhole’

Scientists in Spain have created a “magnetic wormhole” in the laboratory which is reportedly capable of transmitting magnetic fields invisibly through space. While the manufactured wormhole does not connect two separate points in space-time and cannot answer physic’s fundamental questions, it does however connect two points in three dimensional space, albeit electromagnetically. Researchers at the Universitat Autònoma […]

Building the first time travel machine

     It was a personal tragedy that started the timeline. After Boyd Mallett died of a sudden heart attack in 1955, his 10 year old son, Ronald, made a promise: he would find a way to travel back in time to warn his father of what was going to happen. I t was a mission […]

Secret panel can put Americans on ‘kill list’ without any oversight

Reuters October 6, 2011 American militants like Anwar al-Awlaki are placed on a kill or capture list by a secretive panel of senior government officials, which then informs the president of its decisions, according to officials. There is no public record of the operations or decisions of the panel, which is a subset of the […]

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