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Senate Fails to Reauthorize the Patriot Act - NSA Spying Over?

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The Senate blocked reauthorization of the Patriot Act early Saturday, and left for Memorial Day recess without a clear plan to reauthorize the bill before it expires May 31. Senators rejected both a two-month extension of the bill the National Security Agency

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Is the Labor Department Lying About Unemployment?

Unemployment Ministry of Truth

Anyone who is actually on the ground trying to find a job knows that the American job market is bleak. But the statistics coming from the Labor Department (with the help of the Census Bureau) are not quite as dismal

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You Can’t End the Police State Without Ending the Welfare State

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With the recent police shooting in South Carolina topping off a growing list of “justifiable” police homicides, many Americans have become painfully aware of the tyrannical reality of the police state. Many of the recent victims of police state brutality

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Feds Instructing Banks to Call Cops on Customers Who Withdraw More Than $5,000?

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These days, we’re taught to “say something” if we “see something.” Everything can be considered “suspicious activity.” For people in a more official capacity, there’s incentive to over-report. If something happens, and it turns out that an official could have

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Huxley vs. Orwell: Whose Dystopian Prophecy was Closer to the Truth?

Huxley vs Orwell

In 1949, George Orwell’s publishers sent his old French teacher, Aldous Huxley, a copy of Orwell’s new book, Nineteen Eighty-Four. Then Huxley sent Orwell a letter, both congratulating him for his fine work and gently criticizing his vision of the future:

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Has the FCC Reversed its Policy on Internet Regulation?

FCC U-Turn

As recently as last year, the FCC did not have any plans to ensure Net Neutrality through internet regulation. Nope. Not even an inkling. So why is the FCC suddenly desirous to bring the entire internet under rules designed to

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NSA Caught Embedding Spyware in Hard Drives

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A Russian research group, Kaspersky Lab, has uncovered a very tricky bit of NSA spyware that can embed in virtually any hard drive, no matter the manufacturer, to collect information, or even control computers remotely: According to Kaspersky, the spies

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FBI Lobbying for a Backdoor into Your Devices

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Recently, Apple and Google both made policy and software changes to make it more difficult for spies, government agencies, and identity thieves to get information off of your devices. Well, the FBI director, James Comey, is lobbying Congress to force

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Buy Big Brother Surveillance State for Just $10 a Month!

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A surveillance state is literally being sold to residents in New Orleans, and it’s being sold predictably in the name of safety and security. The guy who owns the digital security camera business Bryan Lagarde is a former New Orleans

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Gov Funds Service That Defines & Tracks "Misinformation," & "Hate Speech" On Twitter

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“So much of left-wing thought is a kind of playing with fire by people who don’t even know that fire is hot.” – George Orwell George Orwell had incredible insight into the mindset of the political class. Not only is

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Family to Lose Everything because of "Endangered" Mouse

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The federal government and the environmental regulators who act capriciously in its name continue their assault on innocent American citizens. The most recent horror story proving that the federal government has grown far too big and far too powerful comes

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JP Morgan Asks Employees "Are You An Ally Of The LGBT Community?"

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“The more history changes, the more it stays the same.” – Shannon Alder There was a time when people were asked: “Are you now, or have you ever been?” That phrase is most often attributed to the 1950’s, and the

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