PC Is About Control, Not Etiquette

By Jeff Deist December 28, 2015   PC Is About Control, Not Etiquette   [This appears appears in the November–December 2015 issue of The Austrian.] I’d like to speak today about what political correctness is, at least in its modern version, what it is not, and what we might do to fight against it. […]

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…….”

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 […]

Facebook forced to allow users to opt out of adverts

Source: By Emma Barnett, Digital Media Editor Facebook forced to allow users to opt out of adverts Facebook has been forced to allow users to opt out of their names being used in ‘sponsored stories’ as part of a legal settlement with five angry members of the network. The legal case against Facebook began […]

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: […]

How Santorum Rejects the Constitution

Source: More than anything else, the U.S. Constitution is an outline of the concept of federalism. Federalism is the very basis, or is supposed to be the very basis, of American government. This doesn’t register one bit with Rick Santorum. Writes Ann Coulter: Even when I agree with Rick Santorum, listening to him argue […]

FBI Latest Government Agency to Target Social Media

Uploaded by GlobalResearchTV on Feb 18, 2012 The US Federal Bureau of Investigation posted a Request for Information last month calling on IT companies to demonstrate their ability to design software for monitoring, mapping and analyzing social media. Find out more about the history of government spying and propaganda through social media on this week’s […]

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 […]

Ron Paul Speech after Maine Caucus – Feb 11 2012

Ron Paul speech after Maine Caucus results CNN 2/11/12 [CIM Comment] Now more than every we need the Champion of the Constitution! Please visit Ron Paul’s official campaign site by following the link below and donate today!

Group Forces Congressional Hearing On Big Sis’ Twitter, Drudge Spying

Source: Homeland Security is monitoring the web for anti-government sentiment and signs of social unrest Steve Watson A privacy advocacy group has swayed Congress to hold a hearing next week into the Department of Homeland Security’s practice of monitoring social networks such as Twitter and Facebook, as well as media reports and organizations, […]