Constitutional Philosophy: Jon Roland, Lecture 1, 2012/11/10

Source: Constitutional Philosophy: Jon Roland, Lecture 1, 2012/11/10 Jon Roland discusses political philosophy with a focus on discovery of the principles of constitutional design as the key problem in that field. Lecture 1. 2012/11/10.   Austin Philosophy Discussion Group Constitutional Philosophy: Jon Roland, Q&A 1, 2012/11/10 Q&A for preceding Lecture 1 Slides for the lecture.


Facebook Propaganda. “If you aren’t on Facebook, you are a psychopath, mass murderer, untrustworthy…….” 2

Source: I don’t think I have ever seen such overt/bullshit propaganda like this before. The Daily mail out of the U.K. published a propaganda article saying this. Is not joining Facebook a sign you’re a psychopath? Some employers and psychologists say staying away from social media is ‘suspicious’ Facebook has become such a pervasive […]

Mexican Presidential Elections: How Social Media Has Changed Politics

Source: Mexican Presidential Elections: ‘I Am Number 132’ Movement Shows How Social Media Has Changed Politics At a time when the Mexican government is attempting to demonstrate that it has everything under control, the social movement “I am number 132” has sprung up without warning, calling attention to the numerous injustices prevalent in Mexican […]

China cracks down on Internet after coup rumours

Source: By Agence France-Presse China has shut down websites, made a string of arrests and punished two popular microblogs after rumours of a coup linked to a major scandal that brought down a top politician. Authorities closed 16 websites for spreading rumours of “military vehicles entering Beijing and something wrong going on in Beijing”, […]

New World Next Week – 2012/03/29

Source: Posted by Corbett Welcome to — the video series from Corbett Report and Media Monarchy that covers some of the most important developments in open source intelligence news. This week: Story #1: Trayvon Tragedy Exploited for Social Engineering, Class Warfare Related: Trayvon, Kony Demonstrate Impotence of Misguided American Rage Related: […]

Homeland Security monitoring web for anti-government sentiment and signs of social unrest

Source: by: J. D. Heyes How out-of-hand has the “war on terror” become? So much so that now, the Department of Homeland Security has taken to monitoring social media Web sites trolling for would-be terrorists, as if the world’s most dangerous killers were Tweeting their plans. Only, DHS isn’t just trolling for terrorists by […]