civil liberties


‘Fake’ Reform: Little to Celebrate as USA Freedom Act Passes House

By Jon Queally Common Dreams May 14, 2015   ‘Fake’ Reform: Little to Celebrate as USA Freedom Act Passes House With Patriot Act re-authorization looming, end of domestic phone collection program not enough to assuage civil liberty and privacy advocates     Though the overwhelming and bipartisan passage of the USA Freedom Act in the […]

The House of Representatives passed the USA Freedom Act on Wednesday with a 338-88 vote, but experts say that powers of mass surveillance will continue, and even expand, if the bill passes and becomes law. (Image: EFF/flickr/cc)

John Whitehead

The Wolf Is Guarding the Hen House: The Government’s War on Cyberterrorism

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute March 17, 2015   The Wolf Is Guarding the Hen House: The Government’s War on Cyberterrorism     “The game is rigged, the network is bugged, the government talks double-speak, the courts are complicit and there’s nothing you can do about it.”—David Kravets, reporting for Wired Nothing you write, say, […]


Judge Andrew Napolitano

Judge Andrew Napolitano Interviewed by Jon Stewart on The Daily Show (12/1/2014)

Judge Andrew Napolitano Interviewed by Jon Stewart on The Daily Show (12/1/2014)   Judge Andrew Napolitano, a Fox News analyst and the author of “Suicide Pact,” argues that the government could better defend Americans’ civil liberties. Part 1 Below is Part 2, the Andrew Napolitano Extended Interview Judge Andrew Napolitano reviews “Rosewater,” discusses the defense […]


War, The Fed, and More Wars: Ron Paul’s LPAC 2014 Speech!

Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By Daniel McAdams War, The Fed, and More Wars: Ron Paul’s LPAC 2014 Speech!   Ron Paul delivered a barn burner of a keynote speech at this year’s LPAC conference. It was an hour long tour-de-force on fiat currency, attacks on civil liberties, the Federal Reserve, war — and most importantly how all […]

Ron Paul at LPAC