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California Über Alles: Gov. Jerry Brown’s Onerous Vaccination Mandates

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute July 1, 2015   California Über Alles: Gov. Jerry Brown’s Onerous Vaccination Mandates     The 1979 Dead Kennedys song “California Über Alles” could be updated today to say that California Governor Jerry Brown’s secret police “have come for your unvaccinated niece.” On Tuesday, the once-again governor of California […]

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Clearing your browser history can be deemed ‘obstruction of justice’ in the U.S.

By Lauren O’Neil CBC News June 9, 2015 9:39 AM ET   Clearing your browser history can be deemed ‘obstruction of justice’ in the U.S. Boston Marathon bomber’s acquaintance could face 20 years in prison for deleting files     Next week, a 24-year-old man who knew Boston Marathon bombers Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev is scheduled to appear in U.S. Federal […]

Under the U.S. Sarbanes-Oxley Act, clearing your browser history could land you a felony charge for destroying records in a federal investigation — whether you realize you're under investigation or not. (Shutterstock/amaze646)

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China’s Internet Police Launch ‘Speech Inspections’, Chill Critical Voices

By Oiwan Lam Global Voices June 4, 2015   China’s Internet Police Launch ‘Speech Inspections’, Chill Critical Voices     Chinese Internet Police Units from 50 municipal governments began conducting “speech inspections” on social media platforms on June 1. According to a statement from the Ministry of Public Security, the Internet Police will be patrolling […]


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The NSA’s Technotyranny: One Nation Under Surveillance

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute May 26, 2015   The NSA’s Technotyranny: One Nation Under Surveillance     “The ultimate goal of the NSA is total population control.”—William Binney, NSA whistleblower We now have a fourth branch of government. As I document in my new book Battlefield America: The War on the American People, […]


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Lawmakers Propose Bill To Prevent Businesses From Suing You For Complaining About Them

By Kate Cox Consumerist May 19, 2015   Lawmakers Propose Bill To Prevent Businesses From Suing You For Complaining About Them   (Brad Clinesmith)   Most of the time, consumer interactions with businesses go just fine. We give a company our money, they provide us with goods or services, and everyone is happy. But sometimes, […]