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Judicial Watch Sues IRS For Records on Tea Party Audits

By Judicial Watch April 15, 2015 Below is a press release, dated April 14, 2015, from judicialwatch.org regarding a lawsuit filed against the Internal Revenue Service requesting records relating to the auditing process of Tea Party related groups. (H/T Randy) ###   Judicial Watch Sues Internal Revenue Service For Records on Tea Party Audits APRIL 14, […]


White House office to delete its Freedom of Information (FOIA) regulations

By Against Crony Capitalism March 17, 2015   White House office to delete its Freedom of Information (FOIA) regulations     Well why not? They are just making it official. Obama and Bush (toward the end of the Bush presidency) didn’t adhere to the regs anyway. So the White House just decided to “delete” them. […]


NSA Says It Can’t Search Its Own Emails

Source: https://www.propublica.org By Justin Elliott ProPublica, July 23, 2013, 12:39 p.m.   NSA Says It Can’t Search Its Own Emails     The NSA is a “supercomputing powerhouse” with machines so powerful their speed is measured in thousands of trillions of operations per second. The agency turns its giant machine brains to the task of […]


MIT Moves to Block the Release of the Aaron Swartz Files

Source: http://libertyblitzkrieg.com By Michael Krieger MIT Moves to Block the Release of the Aaron Swartz Files   Unfortunately, this is just further proof that most of our celebrated institutions, including prestigious palaces of “higher learning,” are nothing more than apologists and gatekeepers for plutocratic power. It was only a little less than two weeks ago […]


Good News: Judge Orders U.S. to Release Aaron Swartz’s Secret Service File

Source: http://libertyblitzkrieg.com By Michael Krieger Good News: Judge Orders U.S. to Release Aaron Swartz’s Secret Service File     What is so disturbing about this aspect of the Aaron Swartz tragedy is the fact that the Secret Service had thousands of pages on Aaron Swartz to begin with.  Considering he was known to all as […]


FBI sued over secretive facial recognition program

Source: http://rt.com FBI sued over secretive facial recognition program     Soon the FBI will be done building a database containing the photographs, fingerprints and other biometric data for millions of Americans, but the agency has been far from forthcoming with the details. A new lawsuit filed this week aims to change that. The Electronic […]


Gun Printing: James Corbett Reports

Produced and uploaded by:    NextNewsNetwork       Gary Franchi interviews James Corbett connecting from Japan on Next News Network on various topics including the future of 3D printing, intellectual property, free speech, upcoming government regulations, local drone surveillance and much more.


Texas Schools to Begin Tracking Students With IDs Embedded with RFID Chips

Source: http://theintelhub.com By Madison Ruppert In an attempt to get more money from the state, a middle school and high school in Texas are implementing a program in which student IDs will be outfitted with radio-frequency identification (RFID) chips in order to track their movements around school. If you’re unfamiliar with this technology, a great […]