September 29, 2011
(L): Favorite Monterey son Leon Panetta ran the CIA when The Washington Post reported in 2010 the intelligence agency and the U.S. military have the authority to kill U.S. citizens abroad if there’s strong proof they’re involved in terrorist activity. (R):The Union of Concerned Scientists analysis of 14 “near misses” at U.S. power plants reveals shortcomings in Nuclear Regulatory Commission inspections. Pictured here is Diablo Canyon in San Luis Obispo County.
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In an age of blogs, tweets, hacks and piles of beans spilled by Wikileaks, the notion of media censorship may seem dated. But the rundown of stories Project Censored calls attention to this year serves ...