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California officials consider using garbage trucks to spy on residents

California officials consider using garbage trucks to spy on residents

by Sam Rolley Under a new proposal, sanitation workers could be picking up much more than trash during their weekly visits to residents’ homes. Officials in San Jose, California, are working on a proposal to increase Big Brother’s spying powers by affixing law enforcement license plate readers to city garbage trucks. According to a proposal […]

August 25th, 2015 | Posted in Police State | Read More »

Cops collect biometric data on hunches

Cops collect biometric data on hunches

Electronic Frontier Foundation by investigative researcher Dave Maass The New York Times has a story out on how San Diego police use mobile facial recognition devices in the field, including potentially on non-consenting residents who aren’t suspected of a crime. One account from a retired firefighter is especially alarming: Stopped by the police after a dispute […]

August 18th, 2015 | Posted in Police State | Read More »

FBI says that citizens should have no secrets that the government can’t access: the Orwellian cyber police state has arrived

FBI says that citizens should have no secrets that the government can’t access: the Orwellian cyber police state has arrived

by: J. D. Heyes (NaturalNews) The police and surveillance state predicted in the forward-looking 1940s classic “1984” by George Orwell, has slowly, but steadily, come to fruition. However, like a frog sitting idly in a pan of steadily-warming water, too many Americans still seem unaware that the slow boil of big government is killing their […]

August 10th, 2015 | Posted in Featured, Police State | Read More »

FEMA Camps for Enemies of the State

FEMA Camps for Enemies of the State

By John Friend — Wesley Kanne Clark, Sr., a retired United States Army general and Democratic presidential candidate, has publicly called for “disloyal” and “radicalized Americans” to be placed in internment camps for the duration of the never-ending global war on terror. Appearing on the cable news network show “MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts” on […]

August 6th, 2015 | Posted in Police State | Read More »

New street-level surveillance project tracks spying technologies used by local law enforcement

New street-level surveillance project tracks spying technologies used by local law enforcement

This originally appeared on the website of the Electronic Frontier Foundation on Aug. 4. SAN FRANCISCO — Responding to a troubling rise in law enforcement’s use of high-tech surveillance devices that are often hidden from the communities where they’re used, the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) launched the Street-Level Surveillance Project (SLS), a Web portal loaded […]

August 5th, 2015 | Posted in Police State | Read More »

EFF and ACLU win review of automated license plate reader case

EFF and ACLU win review of automated license plate reader case

by Tribune News Service This article by senior staff attorney Jennifer Lynch originally appeared on the website of the Electronic Frontier Foundation.  The California Supreme Court on July 29 granted our petition to review the lawsuit filed by the Electronic Frontier Foundation and the ACLU of Southern California that seeks to shine a light on […]

August 3rd, 2015 | Posted in Featured, Police State | Read More »

Do we need to bring back internment camps?

Do we need to bring back internment camps?

by Ron Paul Last week, retired Gen. Wesley Clark, who was NATO commander during the U.S. bombing of Serbia, proposed that “disloyal Americans” be sent to internment camps for the “duration of the conflict.” Discussing the recent military base shootings in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in which five U.S. service members were killed, Clark recalled the internment […]

July 29th, 2015 | Posted in Featured, Police State | Read More »

Intelligence officials use ‘lone wolf’ terrorists to justify calls for more spying power

Intelligence officials use ‘lone wolf’ terrorists to justify calls for more spying power

by Sam Rolley Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Tuesday that Americans should be more worried about “lone wolf” extremists in the homeland than organized terror as he called for changes that would make it easier for the government to keep tabs on individuals. Clapper told MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell that intelligence officials are having […]

July 29th, 2015 | Posted in Featured, Police State | Read More »

Liberty movement needs more innovations to counter police state

Liberty movement needs more innovations to counter police state

by Brandon Smith The great lesson from history that each consecutive generation seems to forget is that the tools of tyranny used outward will inevitably be turned inward. That is to say, the laws and weapons governments devise for supposed enemies abroad will always and eventually be used against the people they are mandated to […]

July 23rd, 2015 | Posted in Featured, Police State | Read More »

Massive new airborne city surveillance system can track and record everywhere you drive your car in real time

Massive new airborne city surveillance system can track and record everywhere you drive your car in real time

by: J. D. Heyes (NaturalNews) When it comes to the business of keeping an eye on the general public, the U.S. government believes it should go big or go home, so it has decided to go big. As reported by News.com.au of Australia, a small, private company has developed a surveillance system of Orwellian proportions […]

July 19th, 2015 | Posted in Featured, Police State | Read More »