Solitary Confinement ‘Crime Against Humanity’

Press TV | A new report shows that an estimated 80,000 American prisoners spend 23 hours a day in closed isolation units for 10, 20 or even more than 30 years.

Fifteen Benefits of the War on Drugs

Kevin Carson | The Drug War would indeed be a failure if its real function was to reduce drug consumption or drug-related violence.

NZ Police Who Used Faked Badge Numbers at Occupy Protest Avoid Investigation

Intellihub | Police officers who deliberately faked their uniform badge numbers to avoid being identified as they weighed into a violent public protest will keep their jobs and won't be investigated by the force's watchdog.

Big Oil’s Central Asian Mafia

Dean Henderson | According to Kurt Wulff of the oil investment firm McDep Associates, the Four Horsemen, romping in their new Far East pastures, saw asset increases from 1988-1994 as follows: Exxon Mobil- 54%, Chevron Texaco- 74%, Royal Dutch/Shell- 52% and BP Amoco- 54%.