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US Engaged in Massive Car Spying Program

By Andrea Germanos Common Dreams January 28, 2015   US Engaged in Massive Car Spying Program Documents obtained by ACLU reveal vast expansion of DEA’s license plate reader database   The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) operates a massive secret government database that tracks the movement of motorists across the country, documents reveal. The documents, obtained […]

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Former Vice President Dick Cheney says violence perpetrated against American citizens amounts to torture, but that torture approved by himself and former President George. W. Bush is not "morally" equivalent to that kind of violence and should be applauded, not prosecuted. Human rights experts strongly disagree. (Image: Meet The Press/Screenshot)

Calls for ‘Torture Team’ Prosecutions Persist as Cheney Brags “I’d Do It Again”

By Jon Queally Common Dreams   Calls for ‘Torture Team’ Prosecutions Persist as Cheney Brags “I’d Do It Again”   ‘There is an almost criminal gang in our government’s security agencies which is not subject to democratic accountability of any kind.’     Former vice president of the United States Dick Cheney told NBC’s Chuck […]


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Policing for Profit: Teaparty, ACLU, AFP Join Forces to Fight Worst in Nation Georgia Forfeiture Laws

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Policing for Profit: Teaparty, ACLU, AFP Join Forces to Fight Worst in Nation Georgia Forfeiture Laws     The ALCU and the Tea Party groups got together to fight the IRS last week. Looks like the’re getting together again in Georgia to keep cops from taking people’s property. Good. […]


How Debtors’ Prisons are Making a Comeback in America 1

  Source: http://libertyblitzkrieg.com By Michael Krieger How Debtors’ Prisons are Making a Comeback in America   Apparently having 5% of the world’s population, but 25% of its prisoners simply isn’t good enough for neo-feudal America. No, we need to find more creative and archaic ways to wastefully, immorally and seemingly unconstitutionally incarcerate poor people. Welcome […]

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Are Americans Capable of Retaining Their Freedom? – Dave Champion

Are Americans Capable of Retaining Their Freedom? – Dave Champion       Published by    NextNewsNetwork   Independent radio host Dave Champion lives by a simple and direct motto: “Whatever the question, the answer is `liberty.’” The tagline to his program is just as forthright: “The Truth — whether you like it or not.” […]

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10 Ways That The Iron Grip Of The Big Brother Prison Grid Is Tightening On All Of Our Lives 1

Source: http://endoftheamericandream.com By Michael Snyder 10 Ways That The Iron Grip Of The Big Brother Prison Grid Is Tightening On All Of Our Lives     Do you ever feel trapped in an invisible control grid that is slowly but surely closing in all around you?  Do you ever feel like virtually everything that you […]


Driving somewhere? There’s a government record of that

Source: http://libertycalling.net Posted by  Judy Morris Driving somewhere? There’s a government record of that     WASHINGTON (AP) — Chances are, your local or state police departments have photographs of your car in their files, noting where you were driving on a particular day, even if you never did anything wrong. Using automated scanners, law […]


Snowden Case Highlights Deep Constitutional Erosion

Source: http://ronpaulinstitute.org   Written by Dr. Clifford A. Kiracofe Snowden Case Highlights Deep Constitutional Erosion   The case of Edward J. Snowden raises a number of difficult issues for the United States.  The case impacts on Washington’s foreign policy and on US domestic politics.  The decline of American representative democracy is now sharply in focus. […]