Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Bulger trial exposes criminal operations of FBI

The conviction of mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger last week in Boston came as revelations of the illegal spying operations of the National Security Agency (NSA), following the leak of documents by whistle-blower Edward Snowden, were continuing to unfold. The more than two-month-long trial highlighted not only the widespread corruption of law enforcement at the local and federal level, but the criminal actions of agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) who, together with elected officials, colluded with gangster elements. 

More: http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2013/08/20/bulg-a20.html