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FBI Plan to Expand Hacking Powers Moves Forward

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams March 17, 2015   FBI Plan to Expand Hacking Powers Moves Forward Justice Department dismisses concerns over privacy and other rights     A judiciary panel on Monday quietly approved a rule change that would increase the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s surveillance powers, despite concerns over privacy and constitutional rights. […]

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FBI Director James Comey on 60 Minutes: “Americans Should Be Deeply Skeptical Of Government Power” (Video)

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org   FBI Director James Comey on 60 Minutes: “Americans Should Be Deeply Skeptical Of Government Power” (Video)   This is the head of the FBI saying this. On 60 Minutes.It’s about as close to a flat out warning as he could give the American people.     Copyright © 2014 Against Crony Capitalism. […]


Surveillance State advocate Diane Feinstein cries about CIA searching of her committee’s computers

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Editor Surveillance State advocate Diane Feinstein cries about CIA searching of her committee’s computers     Oh wait, they’re spying on me? Then that’s a different matter. I thought they were only going after people I didn’t like – which coincidentally is pretty much everyone but me.  This won’t do. I am […]

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Grand Jury Probes Firm That Cleared Snowden 2

Source: http://nextnewsnetwork.com Grand Jury Probes Firm That Cleared Snowden   Washington, DC – In the wake of continued releases by whistle blower Edward Snowden; Federal prosecutors and the FBI suspect that the firm hired to clear Snowden, USIS, may have blundered his background check by cutting corners. If discrepancies are found in the investigation that […]


FBI pressures Internet providers to install surveillance software

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org FBI pressures Internet providers to install surveillance software   At least one service provider is fighting this, which is good. Whether this company will prevail is another thing. Indeed many within government probably wonder if a “private” communications company should even exist in this country. How is the government supposed to keep us […]

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Hillary’s Lucrative Lecture Circuit

Hillary’s Lucrative Lecture Circuit       Published by    NextNewsNetwork CHICAGO — Since stepping down as Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton has pulled down huge honoraria to give speeches before industry groups. Last month, she returned to her native Chicago to address 15,000 human resource professionals on the subject of immigration reform and Obamacare […]


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Added Info: The Mysterious Death of Journalist Michael Hastings 2

After reading the news of Michael Hastings deadly car crash on the Economic Policy Journal.com and sharing Robert Wenzel’s post, Robert has added additional information in various posts that I will combine below for ease of reading.  I would recommend readers to tune in to the Economic Policy Journal.com for future updates to this story […]