DHS Tells Border Patrol Agents: Run and Hide when Shootings Occur 1

Source: http://www.breitbart.com   By Mary Chastain   The Department of Homeland Security is telling Border Patrol agents in Arizona to run away and hide if they encounter a shooter in a public place. Agents took a FEMA administered course called “IS-907 – Active Shooter: What You Can Do,” a 45-minute computer course telling the employees […]

Homeland Security moves forward with ‘pre-crime’ detection

Source: http://news.cnet.com An internal U.S. Department of Homeland Security document indicates that a controversial program designed to predict whether a person will commit a crime is already being tested on some members of the public voluntarily, CNET has learned. If this sounds a bit like the Tom Cruise movie called “Minority Report,” or the CBS […]

Limitless Space: Computerized Dataveillance Since 9/11

Source: http://www.truth-out.org Saturday 1 October 2011 by: Chris Walsh, Ten Years Later: Surveillance in the “Homeland” | Infographic (Photo: Jonathan McIntosh / Flickr) Hundreds of state, local and federal databases clog our nation’s digital infrastructure, collecting, sharing and hoarding inconceivable amounts of information about ordinary people. From DHS to the DOJ to the DOE, from […]

Ron Paul calls for spending cuts before hurricane relief

Source: http://www.rawstory.com The moment Hurricane Irene was sweeping through New York, Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul was calling for additional spending cuts before funding disaster relief. The Texas congressman doubled down comments he made Friday that the nation was better off in the 1900s, before the existence of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). “Congressman, […]