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Major Theater Chain Implements Security Checkpoints

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Big government proponents on the left and the right think that the only way to protect Americans is to implement a police state. That’s why we ended up with the TSA. That’s why we have to deal with warrantless searches

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Carly Fiorina Blasts TSA in Scathing Yelp Review

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Carly Fiorina gave the TSA one star, because zero stars is not listed as an option. Yelp was hiding the review for whatever reason, but it’s still there. You just have to keep scrolling down and clicking on “continue reading

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Chris Christie Thinks the 4th Amendment is "Ridiculous"?

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During the sound bite contest presidential debate, Chris Christie was asked about Rand Paul’s position on the NSA’s surveillance programs. “Do you really believe you can assign blame to Senator Paul just for opposing the people’s bulk collection of phone

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After Iran Nuke Deal, Iran Hates US Even More

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It’s often the case with bullies: you give them what they want, and they despise and disrespect you even more for it. Such is apparently the case with Iran. We delivered a pretty lax nuclear deal to Iran, one which

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TSA Let Explosives Go through Security but Seize Traveler’s $75,000

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It was reported recently that undercover federal agents tested the TSA’s security protocols by trying to get through (inert) explosives, weapons, and other contraband. Apparently, these undercover agents were successful about 95% of the time in getting these items passed

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Adam Johnson Tries to Argue GOP 'Chicken Hawks' Are Cowards, Then Forgets How to Argue

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Adam Johnson wrote a pice for Alternet, which was reprinted on Salon.com, in which he trashes the top five Republican “Chicken Hawks.” For the uninitiated, a chicken hawk is someone who has himself never served in the military, but is “eager

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TSA Employed 73 People With “Links to Terrorism”

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I’ve always thought that the TSA have been looking at the wrong people all along. They claim to be concerned about American passengers’ safety and preventing terrorist attacks by assuming that everyone traveling by plane is a potential terrorist. They

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Undercover Tests Reveal Huge Gaps in TSA Security

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According to the results of recent undercover tests, TSA airport security measures are hugely ineffective: An internal investigation of the Transportation Security Administration revealed security failures at dozens of the nation’s busiest airports, where undercover investigators were able to smuggle mock explosives

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Rand Paul Says GOP Hawks Have Helped ISIS Grow Stronger

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With words closely echoing his father’s foreign policy concerns, Rand Paul has said that the GOP penchant for making war has actually created the current ISIS crisis: In an interview on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Paul was asked about the criticism

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Former TSA Lobbyist Now on TSA Appropriations Committee

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Oh, the revolving door. How I hate thee. It’s becoming quite common for corporate lobbyists to get seats in key bureaucratic committees overseeing funding for their former employers (see: Comcast and the FCC or Monsanto and the FDA/EPA). The latest

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The PATRIOT ACT is Still Abusive and Useless … Why Are We Still Talking About This?

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According to a new report by the Inspector General, the PATRIOT ACT is still useless. That’s right: still. We pretty much already knew it was designed more to make us feel safe than be safe, but years after its initial

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Israel's Right to Exist Can’t Be Ignored

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A regime that refuses to recognize Israel’s right to exist cannot and must not be negotiated with. Henry Ward Beecher said that “God made man to go by motives, and he will not go without them.” At our basest, we are motives;

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