Interesting News from Elsewhere

“As I write, highly civilized human beings are flying overhead, trying to kill me.”

– George Orwell on Britain During WWII

  • I hope you have been voting in the Mad Love tournament. See the tournament bracket here.
  • The new Madison library is not going to be built.
  • Glenn Greenwald discusses the French shock study and “Enemy Belligerent Interrogation, Detention and Prosecution Act,” which is pretty scary: “A close reading of the bill suggests it would allow the U.S. military to detain U.S. citizens without trial indefinitely in the U.S. based on suspected activity” (from here).
  • Sarah Palin went to Florida and attacked Rep. Alan Grayson (D-FL). He responded.

About Sylvia Fredericks

Second-Year MPA student at the La Follette School for Public Affairs (University of Wisconsin - Madison)
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