The Democrats and Republicans have enthusiastically joined hands to create a global police/national security state-within-a-state of unimaginable reach and power.
Those already outraged by the president's health care legislation now have a new bone of contention -- a scarcely noticed tack-on provision to the law that puts gold coin buyers and sellers under closer government scrutiny.
Constitutionalist Whitehead points out that "unbeknownst to most Americans, remote-controlled pilotless aircraft have been employed domestically for years now. They were first used as a national security tool as a means of monitoring citizens.
SANTA MONICA, CA — Citing new information about Google’s classified government contracts and the Internet giant’s admitted Wi-Spying activity, Consumer Watchdog today said it is more imperative than ever for the Energy and Commerce Committee to condu
Created by Flex Your Rights and narrated by retired ACLU director Ira Glasser, BUSTED realistically depicts the pressure and confusion of common police encounters. In an entertaining and revealing manner, BUSTED illustrates the right and wrong ways t
This was up close and personal!
New federal regulations stipulate the electronic health records that all Americans are required to have by 2014 by law must record the Body Mass Index: a measure of obesity.
Fighting for justice in America now criminalized
America is in crisis. . .Since the early 1960’s, America’s military-industrial-intelligence complex has thwarted all efforts to create a more just society; preferring instead to assert a naked and brutal will to power.
Virtually nothing is being done to help Haitians
Thad Allen, said in a media advisory that due to equipment which had been "damaged", officials will attempt to "discriminate" between media and "somebody who's hanging around". The advisory did not specify what criteria would be used...
I still have not been able to recover all of my property from the arrest of May 25, 2010 when I was imprisoned in Riker’s Island prison. I have sent requests to judges of both the Criminal Court of Manhattan and the District Magistrate Office of the
State terrorism against minorities and Muslims
Euro MPs have approved a new deal to allow US anti-terror investigators to access Europeans' bank data. The vote followed tough negotiations with US authorities after a previous agreement was blocked by the European Parliament in February.
An assortment of videos and commentary on the Oakland riots which were triggered by the absurdly lenient sentence handed to the police officer who murdered a hand-cuffed man in cold blood and then covered it up. Anyone still think the gummint isn't
In 2008 Telecoms were granted government immunity after they helped U.S. Government spy on millions of Americans’ electronic communications. Since, Government has not disclosed what happened to NSA’s millions of collected emails, faxes aRead Letter
“A customer chooses a wine on a touch-screen display, swipes an ID, blows into an alcohol sensor (no contact with the machine is required) and looks into a surveillance camera. A state employee in Harrisburg remotely approves the sale...
This interview is three weeks old, but it has been updated with new material. It may be one of the best first hand accounts of what was happening in the Gulf and how it was on the verge of being a police state. James also covers the media blackout
This creepy video is from We Are Change Ohio.
She detailed how local police and federal officials work with BP to harass, impede, interrogate and even detain journalists who are covering the impact of the spill and the clean-up efforts.
Crudele said he noticed the smell of marijuana emanating from one particular unit... and decided then to schedule the SMART inspection for one week later.
...All criminal charges in a day's work for jumping on stage at a hot dog eating contest and harming no one. Welcome to the Police State, population you.
…Just don’t say it too loudly, or with the wrong tone of voice: you might be subject to arrest. It’s becoming more clear with each passing day where the governments of supposedly free societies stand on civil liberties: with a jackboot on the throat
Hello Mr. Hancock, and fellow liberty lovers. This is my first letter to the editor. Unfortunatley I am not declaring my independence on this fourth of July. I am sending this letter from the Acute Psychiatric Center of the New HamRead Letter
Many times liberty activists handing out information for the Fully Informed Jury Association have been told that they can’t film on federal property by the US Marshals and other law enforcement officers at the US District courthouse in lower Manhatta
A photographer taking pictures of a BP refinery in Texas was detained by a BP security official, local police and a man who said he was from the Department of Homeland Security. The photographer said he was confronted by the officials shortly after a
The surveillance system, dubbed Sigard, has been installed in Dutch city centers, government offices and prisons, and a recent test-run of the technology in Coventry, England, has British civil rights experts worried that the right to privacy will di
Journalists who come too close to oil spill clean-up efforts without permission could find themselves facing a $40,000 fine and even one to five years in prison under a new rule instituted by the Coast Guard late last week. It's a move that outraged
Is it possible that the public is being desensitized to seeing the military in very public areas?
... but she's at least on life support. If you believe, you'll need to do more than clap your hands. (reference probably meaningful only to readers of a certain age)