The document’s definition of “terrorist” activity includes actions that fall far short of bombing or hijacking. In addition to expected crimes, such as assassination or hostage-taking, the guidelines also define destruction of government property and damaging computers used by financial institutions as activities meriting placement on a list. They also define as terrorism any act that is “dangerous” to property and intended to influence government policy through intimidation. Blacklisted: The Secret Government Rulebook For Labeling You a Terrorist (View on gamamb.tumblr.com)
Monthly Archive: July 2014
Within 2 milliseconds, half of the shares have disappeared, someone stole 67 shares, and our trader has only 13.5% (2,700 shares) of his order filled. Nanex ~ 15-Jul-2014 ~ Perfect Pilfering: A detailed exposé on how the market is rigged from a data-centric approach (View on gamamb.tumblr.com)
I don’t even want to work for a 501©(6) – let alone a non-tax-exempt org (e.g., a for-profit company). One of the great impacts that 501©(3) status has on an org is that the employees have a direct mandate from the government to serve the public good in their work for the org. Personally, I want to wake up in the morning and know the job I’m reporting to is legally mandated to serve the public good. In fact, I doubt I’d even be willing to wake up to do a job that wasn’t such. Bradley M. Kuhn (View on...
In one internal graphic, they replaced the text of Microsoft’s original error message with one of their own reading, “This information may be intercepted by a foreign sigint system to gather detailed information and better exploit your machine.” Inside TAO: Documents Reveal Top NSA Hacking Unit – SPIEGEL ONLINE (29.12.2013) (View on gamamb.tumblr.com)