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The FBI and NSA Won’t Keep Us Safe

By Ryan McMaken Mises.org June 14, 2016   The FBI and NSA Won’t Keep Us Safe   The NSA was too busy spying on your family to stop the Orlando gunman. But why aren’t night clubs keeping tabs on people who walk in with rifles?  According to various sources, the gunman in Orlando’s Saturday massacre, Omar Mateen, […]

The FBI and NSA Won't Keep Us Safe

Kerry’s Anger as Assad Poised to Win; the U.S. Still Serves Israel and Saudi Arabia

Bolt Neck’s World of Open Borders

By Robert Ringer RobertRinger.com May 11, 2016   Bolt Neck’s World of Open Borders     John Kerry (a.k.a “Bold Neck” by the incomparable Chris Plante) upset quite a few folks with his open-borders comments in a commencement speech at Northeastern University last week. Allow me to shock you by saying that I, too, believe […]


TTIP – American Economic Imperialism

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org May 5, 2016   TTIP – American Economic Imperialism   Greenpeace has done that part of the world whose representatives are so corrupt or so stupid as to sign on to the Trans-Pacific and Trans-Atlantic “partnerships” a great service. Greenpeace secured and leaked the secret TTIP documents […]

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Takata Ordered To Recall Up To 40 Million Additional Airbags

Takata Ordered To Recall Up To 40 Million Additional Airbags

By Ashlee Kieler Consumerist May 4, 2016   Takata Ordered To Recall Up To 40 Million Additional Airbags     Hours after reports began swirling that federal regulators were poised to more than double the already massive Takata airbag inflator recall at some point this week, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced it had […]


Fiat Chrysler Recalling 811K Dodge, Jeep Vehicles Over Confusing Gear Shifts

By Ashlee Kieler Consumerist April 22, 2016   Fiat Chrysler Recalling 811K Dodge, Jeep Vehicles Over Confusing Gear Shifts     Two months after federal safety regulators expanded their investigation into Fiat Chrysler vehicles after receiving more than 100 complaints about crashes and injuries resulting from drivers inadvertently leaving their vehicles in gear with the engine […]

Fiat Chrysler Recalling 811K Dodge, Jeep Vehicles Over Confusing Gear Shifts

EU Commission Pesticide Procedure Ruled Illegal http://journal-neo.org/2016/03/11/eu-commission-pesticide-procedure-ruled-illegal/

EU Commission Pesticide Procedure Ruled Illegal

By F. William Engdahl New Eastern Outlook March 11, 2016   EU Commission Pesticide Procedure Ruled Illegal   It’s little wonder that people like many of those in the UK want to get out of the European Union. It is rapidly evolving into a concentration of corruption that rivals that of Kiev or of the Roman […]


Hoverboards That Don’t Comply With UL Safety Standards Now Considered Defective, Hazardous

By Ashlee Kieler Consumerist February 20, 2016   Hoverboards That Don’t Comply With UL Safety Standards Now Considered Defective, Hazardous     Amid multiple reports of “hoverboard” batteries exploding or catching on fire, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has determined that the self-balancing scooters are not safe unless they meet certain standards.  The CPSC […]

Hoverboards That Don’t Comply With UL Safety Standards Now Considered Defective, Hazardous

Teachers May Be Armed and Trained to Protect Students

Beware: Teachers May Be Armed and Trained to Protect Students

By Natalie Johnson The Daily Signal February 10, 2016   Beware: Teachers May Be Armed and Trained to Protect Students     The superintendent of a rural school district, taking zero chances should an active shooter trespass his grounds, has posted large signs to alert intruders that staff members could have a firearm on hand. […]


Republican lawmakers and meat industry lobbyists, now bolstered by the WTO ruling, are working to overturn meat labeling provision that 92 percent of public supports. (Photo: Jason Tester Guerilla Futures/cc/flickr)

This WTO Ruling Is Perfect Example of How Big Trade Deals Trump Democracy

By Lauren McCauley Common Dreams December 7, 2015   This WTO Ruling Is Perfect Example of How Big Trade Deals Trump Democracy NAFTA partners can sue the U.S. for a combined $1 billion annually in retaliatory tariffs over Country of Origin Labels for meat     In a move that watchdogs say presents a “glaring example […]


Report: Takata Hit With $70M Fine For Failing To Report Deadly Exploding Airbag Defect

By Ashlee Kieler Consumerist November 3, 2015   Report: Takata Hit With $70M Fine For Failing To Report Deadly Exploding Airbag Defect   (I Am Rob)   After more than a year of back and forth between regulators and Japanese parts manufacturer Takata over the slow response and notification related to shrapnel-shooting airbags, the two entities […]

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EPA May Finally Ban Toxic Pesticide For Food Use

By Chris Morran Consumerist November 2, 2015   EPA May Finally Ban Toxic Pesticide For Food Use     A federal agency entrusted with protecting the health of Americans has finally gotten around to doing the job it’s paid to do by taxpayers. And once again, the only reason this agency is doing anything is because […]


Watch A Takata Airbag Explode In Slow Motion

By Ashlee Kieler Consumerist October 27, 2015   Watch A Takata Airbag Explode In Slow Motion     Last year, owners of vehicles equipped with shrapnel-shooting Takata airbags shared their point of view of the massive safety device recall, likening the situation to driving around with an explosive device in their steering wheel and dashboard. […]

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Nearly One-In-10 Takata Airbag Ruptures Results In Death

By Ashlee Kieler Consumerist October 22, 2015   Nearly One-In-10 Takata Airbag Ruptures Results In Death     Nearly one-in-10 driver’s side Takata airbag ruptures results in a death, federal regulators revealed during a meeting to discuss the massive recall of shrapnel-shooting devices.  The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration provided that figure and others during […]


This Disaster Kills More Americans Than Natural Disasters Combined

By Tess Pennington Ready Nutrition October 9, 2015   This Disaster Kills More Americans Than Natural Disasters Combined   As parents, we do everything we can to keep our children safe. We make sure they have safety helmets when riding their bikes, we ensure they are buckled up in the car. But have we done […]

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