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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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Sen. Bob Corker Thinks the NSA Is Collecting Too Little of Our Private Information!

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute May 14, 2015   Sen. Bob Corker Thinks the NSA Is Collecting Too Little of Our Private Information!     United States Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) made news on Wednesday with his astounding comment that he is “shocked” by “how little data” the National Security Agency (NSA) is collecting […]


‘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)

Judge Andrew Napolitano’s Two-Minute Case against Extending Expiring PATRIOT Act Provisions

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute May 8, 2015   Judge Andrew Napolitano’s Two-Minute Case against Extending Expiring PATRIOT Act Provisions   Judge Andrew Napolitano presents this week at the Fox News website his concise, two-minute argument for the United States Congress allowing some of the most liberty-threatening PATRIOT Act provisions to expire at the […]

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Fight Over Domestic Spying Heats Up in Congress with ‘USA Freedom Act’

By Jon Queally Common Dreams April 29, 2015   Fight Over Domestic Spying Heats Up in Congress with ‘USA Freedom Act’ With Patriot Act reauthorization quickly coming down the pipe, fight over surveillance reform represented in competing congressional bills     A bipartisan bill, designed to rein in the bulk collection of the private communications […]

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Baltimore Orioles VP in wake of riots: Part of the problem is the “surveillance state”

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism April 28, 2015   Baltimore Orioles VP in wake of riots: Part of the problem is the “surveillance state”     Well, Angelos is right on on the surveillance state bit. His economics could use some work. (Though we respect from where he comes.) We now have a massive […]