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Outcry after military veteran detained for anti-government Facebook posts

August 21, 2012
Outcry after military veteran detained for anti-government Facebook posts

A former Marine involuntarily detained for psychiatric evaluation for posting strident anti-government messages on Facebook has received an outpouring of support from people who say authorities are trampling on his First Amendment rights. Brandon J. Raub, 26, has been in custody since FBI, Secret Service agents and police in Virginia’s Chesterfield County questioned him Thursday […]

Silencing Dissent in America

August 20, 2012
Silencing Dissent in America

Freedom in America is endangered. Bipartisan complicity plans destroying it altogether. America is on a fast track toward tyranny and ruin. Police state laws threaten everyone. Increasingly, dissent is marginalized. It’s not tolerated. Resistance is called dangerous to National Security. Federal authorities target activists. So do militarized local police. No-holds-barred tactics are employed. In October […]

Obama administration: Trust us on detention

August 9, 2012

Offers conditional assurances that all’s constitutional. Read more at WND.com

How Many Ways Does the Government Spy on You?

August 9, 2012
How Many Ways Does the Government Spy on You?

Gazillions. That’s the number of times the federal government has spied on Americans since 9/11 through the use of drones, legal search warrants, illegal search warrants, federal agent-written search warrants and just plain government spying. This is according to Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., who, when he asked the government to tell him what it was […]

FBI’s Facial Recognition is Coming to a State Near You

August 6, 2012
FBI’s Facial Recognition is Coming to a State Near You

Recently-released documents show that the FBI has been working since late 2011 with four states–Michigan, Hawaii, Maryland, and possibly Oregon–to ramp up the Next Generation Identification (NGI) Facial Recognition Program. When the program is fully deployed in 2014, the FBI expects its facial recognition database will contain at least 12 million “searchable frontal photos.” (p. […]

14 Technologies Big Brother Will Use To Spy On You

July 10, 2012
14 Technologies Big Brother Will Use To Spy On You

Most of us don’t think much about it, but the truth is that people are being watched, tracked and monitored more today than at any other time in human history. The explosive growth of technology in recent years has given governments, spy agencies and big corporations monitoring tools that the despots and dictators of the […]

Will UN regulate the Internet? Battle for net freedom nears

June 22, 2012
Will UN regulate the Internet? Battle for net freedom nears

WASHINGTON – Secret negotiations involving dozens of countries preparing for a United Nations summit on international telecommunications could lead to changes in a global treaty that would diminish the Internet’s role in economic growth and restrict the free flow of information. The U.S. delegation to the World Conference on International Telecommunications to be held in […]

Obama Regulators Stifle Hiring

June 13, 2012
Obama Regulators Stifle Hiring

Whatever else he said in his news conference on the economy last week, President Obama did acknowledge that the government must take care to avoid any policy that “further crimps the desire of companies to hire more people.” If the president really wants to end anti-employment policies, the best place to start would be his […]

The Diet Nazis Want to be Your ‘Big Father’

June 8, 2012
The Diet Nazis Want to be Your ‘Big Father’

They started with salt and transfat. Now they’re going after 16-ounce drinks, but it won’t stop there. You can count on it. Prohibition didn’t work, and neither does the “war on drugs.” So don’t expect banning certain foods or large portions will make a dent in the battle over obesity. This type of government intrusion […]

Obama Backs Bill To Increase Gender Pay Litigation ‘Tools’

June 5, 2012
Obama Backs Bill To Increase Gender Pay Litigation ‘Tools’

(CNSNews.com) – President Barack Obama strongly supports legislation that would place more regulations on business and expand litigation opportunities for women who experience pay discrimination from their employer. This comes at a time when Democrats are trying to mobilize women voters for the 2012 elections. In public speeches, Obama has urged the public to pressure […]

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