Keyword: persecutioncomplex

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  • NSA fires whistleblower (flashback: Tice diagnosed psychotic paranoid)

    01/12/2006 5:21:21 PM PST · by RedBloodedAmerican · 145 replies · 2,024+ views
    Pulse-Journal ^ | May 05, 2005 | REBECCA CARR
    WASHINGTON—The National Security Agency fired a high level intelligence official just days after he publicly urged Congress to pass stronger protections for federal whistleblowers facing retaliation.Russ Tice, 43, who was once nominated for an award by the agency for his intelligence work on Iraq, was informed Tuesday that his security clearances had been permanently revoked and that he could no longer work at the secretive intelligence agency known for its eavesdropping and code-breaking capabilities.Tice has been at the odds with the agency since he reported suspicions that a female co-worker at the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), was a spy for...
  • Discouraging Outlook for Muslims

    10/14/2004 8:06:06 PM PDT · by Pikamax · 32 replies · 1,015+ views
    Washington post ^ | 10/15/04 | Caryle Murphy
    Discouraging Outlook for Muslims As Ramadan Begins, Many Say Sentiment Against Them Is Hardening By Caryle Murphy Washington Post Staff Writer Friday, October 15, 2004; Page B01 One recent Saturday night, about 50 Muslim scholars filed into a classroom at George Mason University's Arlington campus to hear the keynote address of their three-day conference on Islam and modernity. They had to watch it on a DVD. The speaker, Geneva-based Muslim intellectual Tariq Ramadan, could not attend in person because his U.S. visa had been revoked. Yet to those in the audience, his moderate words sounded like the kind of message...
  • Ohio Muslims, Arabs growing anxious in post - 9/11 U.S.

    09/03/2004 5:56:13 PM PDT · by 4.1O dana super trac pak · 200 replies · 3,680+ views
    The Athens News ^ | 9/2/2004 | John Lasker
    Ziad Akir, who heads the Athens Islamic Center at 13 Stewart St., doesn't have "solid evidence" the center is being watched. But no one at the center knows who owns the black SUV that frequently has been seen parked in their lot."(One member) claims that there is strange equipment on the car with flashing indicators. I don't know for sure, but it may be a possibility," said Akir speculating on whether someone may be spying on the center.Some may scoff at Akir's claim as a bout of paranoia during trying times for Arab Americans and those whose faith is Islam....