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This Teenager Accused Two On-Duty Cops Of Rape. She Had No Idea The Law Might Protect Them.

Posted by on March 31, 2018 in Agencies & Systems, Government, Politics with 0 Comments
This Teenager Accused Two On-Duty Cops Of Rape. She Had No Idea The Law Might Protect Them.

When Anna said she was raped by two on-duty cops, she thought it would be a simple case. She had no idea she lived in one of 35 states where officers can claim a detainee consented.

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Judge Drops Charges Against 13 Who Argued Pipeline Civil Disobedience Action Was “Necessary” to Save Planet

Posted by on March 29, 2018 in Agencies & Systems, Government with 0 Comments
Judge Drops Charges Against 13 Who Argued Pipeline Civil Disobedience Action Was “Necessary” to Save Planet

A district judge in ruled that 13 fossil fuel pipeline protesters were not responsible for any infraction because of the necessity of their actions. “This may be a first in America,” tweeted Bill McKibben. The charges the defendants faced stemmed from actions they took in 2016 to block Spectra Energy’s fracked gas West Roxbury Lateral Pipeline.

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The US Government Just Destroyed Our Privacy While Nobody Was Paying Attention

Posted by on March 27, 2018 in Government, Spying and Surveillance with 0 Comments
The US Government Just Destroyed Our Privacy While Nobody Was Paying Attention

The CLOUD Act will also allow the U.S. to enter into agreements that allow the transfer of private data from domestic servers to investigators in other countries on a case-by-case basis, further globalizing the ever-encroaching surveillance state. The Electronic Frontier Foundation, which has strongly opposed the legislation, listed several consequences of the bill, which it called “far-reaching” and “privacy-upending”:

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Why There Will NEVER Be A Political Solution To America’s Problems

Why There Will NEVER Be A Political Solution To America’s Problems

The truth is that the real problem lies in our hearts, and the corrupt politicians that currently represent us are simply a reflection of who we have become as a nation. The generations of people that founded this nation and established it as the greatest republic that the world had ever seen had far different values than most Americans do today. So until there is a dramatic shift in how most of us see the world, it is quite likely that not much in Washington will change.

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What Do Deep State, Shadow Government Critters And Illuminati Control Freaks Fear? Public Awakening!

Posted by on March 25, 2018 in Corruption, Government with 0 Comments
What Do Deep State, Shadow Government Critters And Illuminati Control Freaks Fear? Public Awakening!

Do you think folks behind the scenes who are controlling our government fear anything? Most definitely! The one thing which scares the bejeepers out of them is YOU —the public—learning, knowing and sharing information about their clandestine activities they use to control humanity.

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Edward Snowden Leaks New Documents Showing That The NSA Worked “Urgently” To Target Bitcoin Users

Posted by on March 24, 2018 in Government, Politics, Spying and Surveillance with 0 Comments
Edward Snowden Leaks New Documents Showing That The NSA Worked “Urgently” To Target Bitcoin Users

New leaks from Edward Snowden, has just released documentation showing that the NSA worked ‘urgently’ to target bitcoin users.

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Responsibility Deflected, The CLOUD Act Passes

Posted by on March 24, 2018 in Government, Politics, Spying and Surveillance with 0 Comments
Responsibility Deflected, The CLOUD Act Passes

The CLOUD Act – a piece of legislation which may erode privacy protections around the globe – was passed by the Senate recently.

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Wake Up People! NOW Is the Time to Transform Our War Economy

Posted by on March 22, 2018 in Government, Military, Policies with 0 Comments
Wake Up People! NOW Is the Time to Transform Our War Economy

We need a Poor People’s Campaign to amplify the voices of regular folks above the lobby of militarized industry, a poisoned economy, to demand jobs in industries other than war-making, to demand opportunities for working class folks that don’t require killing other working class folks.

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Majority Of Americans Agree In Poll That Deep State Exists — Here Is The Cited Evidence

Posted by on March 21, 2018 in Corruption, Government with 0 Comments
Majority Of Americans Agree In Poll That Deep State Exists — Here Is The Cited Evidence

The Monmouth University Polling Institute found that a whopping 74 percent of pollsters believe in a “deep state” when it is described as a collection of unelected officials running policy.

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Because ‘Corporate Media Ignores Rise of Oligarchy,’ Sanders Says Rest of Us Must Fill the Void

Posted by on March 18, 2018 in Government, Politics with 0 Comments
Because ‘Corporate Media Ignores Rise of Oligarchy,’ Sanders Says Rest of Us Must Fill the Void

“We need to ask the hard questions that the corporate media fails to ask: who owns America, and who has the political power? Why, in the richest country in the history of the world are so many Americans living in poverty? What are the forces that have caused the American middle class, once the envy of the world, to decline precipitously?” Sanders writes. “We need to hear from struggling Americans whose stories are rarely told in newspapers or television.”

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Student Suspended for Refusing to Leave Classroom During Gun Control #Walkout

Posted by on March 17, 2018 in Government, Politics with 0 Comments
Student Suspended for Refusing to Leave Classroom During Gun Control #Walkout

The idea that this week’s school walkout was some grassroots movement by students who are seeking to challenge the status quo is a farce, (according to Matt Agorist) following the suspension of a student who decided to not take part.

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The Iraq Death Toll 15 Years After the US Invasion

Posted by on March 16, 2018 in Government, Military with 0 Comments
The Iraq Death Toll 15 Years After the US Invasion

Between 1.5 and 3.4 million Iraqis have been killed since 2003. Now, as we begin the 16th year of the Iraq war, the American public must come to terms with the scale of the violence and chaos we have unleashed in Iraq. Only then may we find the political will to bring this horrific cycle of violence to an end, to replace war with diplomacy and hostility with friendship.

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Washington State Becomes First In US To Pass Legislation Protecting Net Neutrality

Posted by on March 13, 2018 in Government, Policies with 0 Comments
Washington State Becomes First In US To Pass Legislation Protecting Net Neutrality

Though the Federal government is taking steps to eliminate net neutrality, not all states are playing along. Last week, Washington became the first state in America to pass legislation protecting net neutrality.

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In Significant Shift from Criminalizing Homelessness, Judge Rules Man’s Vehicle Is Indeed His Home

Posted by on March 12, 2018 in Government, Policies with 0 Comments
In Significant Shift from Criminalizing Homelessness, Judge Rules Man’s Vehicle Is Indeed His Home

A considerable and potentially momentous shift in the need for Seattle to confront its homelessness emergency occurred last week, when a judge invoked the 123-year-old Homestead Act in determining a homeless man’s vehicle is, in fact, his home — thusly, cannot be seized to satisfy an outstanding debt.

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After Legalizing Weed, Colorado Now Taking Steps To Legalize Magic Mushrooms

Posted by on March 11, 2018 in Government, Policies with 0 Comments
After Legalizing Weed, Colorado Now Taking Steps To Legalize Magic Mushrooms

Paving the way for legalization of magic mushrooms in Colorado is a group called Denver for Psilocybin and they may soon have the go-ahead to get mushroom legalization on the ballot.

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