Category Archives: civil liberties

THE DEATH OF THE REPUBLIC

By Chris Hedges/ Truthdig/ May 21,2017    Mr. Fish / Truthdig The deep state’s decision in ancient Rome—dominated by a bloated military and a corrupt oligarchy, much like the United States of 2017—to strangle the vain and idiotic Emperor Commodus … Continue reading

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Prison Population Explosion

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TERROR ATTACKS: PERFECT RECORD

Zero for 40 at Predicting Attacks: Why Do Media Still Take FBI Terror Warnings Seriously? By Adam Johnson/ FAIR/ July 1, 2015 On Monday, several mainstream media outlets repeated the latest press releaseby the FBI that country was under a new … Continue reading

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Edward Snowden: Does Privacy Matter?

BPR QUOTE OF THE DAY:

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War Against ISIS: Here We Go Again

By Arlen Grossman/ The Big Picture Report Reuters, via Landov It is easy to predict what will happen as the United States chooses to start another overseas war. It’s easy because we’ve done it so many times before and once … Continue reading

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Getting Real

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Shhhh–The Government Doesn’t Want You To See This Edward Snowden Interview

The Vimeo video of Snowden’s interview that I posted has already disappeared. So far there is a link in the article that I posted that you can go to in order to see the video.http://benswann.com/media-blacks-out-new-snowden-interview-the-government-doesnt-want-you-to-see/ We’ll see if that one lasts. … Continue reading

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Freedom of Corporate Choice

Today, A Federal Appeals Court Killed Free Speech on the Internet The Internet will now be controlled by a handful of companies. By Ben Collins/ Esquire/ January 14, 2014 Today, a federal appeals court handed over control of free speech on … Continue reading

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How To Be a Helpful Citizen

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Your Disappearing Civil Liberties

A New York Times Op-Doc 

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