Stunning Headlines from the Last Week

Quite a Week  …

It has been an incredible week for news. Here are some of the headlines which caught our eye  …

Congress rejects AUMF sunset amendment, war on terror to continue, Guantanamo still open (UPI)

Congress reaffirms indefinite detention of Americans under NDAA (RT)

Obama blames Founding Fathers’ ‘structural’ design of Congress for gridlock (Washington Times; what, the former Constitutional law professor doesn’t like the Constitution?)

FBI chief: ‘Be suspicious’ of government power (The Hill)

North Carolina Bill Would Make Revealing Fracking Secrets a Felony (Newsweek)

Study Shows US Government’s Drone Killing Strategy Is Having Zero Impact On Al-Qaeda Attack Numbers (TechDirt)

A Heated Debate: Are Climate Scientists Being Forced to Toe the Line? (Spiegel)

Keith Alexander: We Need More Spying In The Future Because All Of Our Previous Spying Has Only Increased The Number Of Terrorist Attacks (Tech Dirt)

Barclays Fined For Manipulating Price Of Gold For A Decade; Sending “Bursts” Of Sell Orders (Zero Hedge)

Caught Red-Handed: This Is What Zoomed In Gold Manipulation Looks Like (Zero Hedge)

From Rothschild To Koch Industries: Meet The People Who “Fix” The Price Of Gold (Zero Hedge)

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