September 1, 2014



US Operations In Iraq Costing $7.5m A Day As Obama Deliberates Strategy

August 31, 2014
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Since 16 June, panoply of US operations in Iraq have expanded to include around 60 surveillance flights over Isis territory America’s newest war in Iraq has cost over half a billion dollars so far, according to Pentagon estimates, all before President Barack Obamadecides upon a strategy against Islamic State (Isis) militants. Rear Adm John Kirby, the […]

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Bernie Sanders Introducing Bill; Corporations Should Not Be Allowed To Move Out Of Country

August 31, 2014
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Burger King could be the next American company to move its operation abroad — a move that Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) says displays the “contempt” that big business has for average Americans. In a HuffPost Live interview Monday, Sanders weighed in on the fast-food chain’s plans, which would create a new holding company headquartered in Canada […]

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Anti-Gun Sheriff Creates More Defenseless Victims In San Diego County

August 31, 2014
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By Rob Morse San Diego County Sheriff Bill Gore said he will protect citizens and they have no need to protect themselves. But, the Sheriff seems to have missed hundreds of crimes last month. Most of the victims were unarmed and defenseless. Here are a few examples: A group of women were robbed at gunpoint in the […]

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The FBI’s Facial Recognition System Is A Privacy Nightmare That Collects Your Data Even If You’ve Never Broken The Law

August 31, 2014
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FBI Plans to Have 52 Million Photos in its NGI Face Recognition Database by Next Year New documents released by the FBI show that the Bureau is well on its way toward its goal of a fully operational face recognition database by this summer. EFF received these records in response to our Freedom of Information […]

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Mayor Orders Police To Remove Man Who Wouldn’t Stand For Pledge Of Allegiance

August 31, 2014
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Winter Garden Mayor John Rees asked police to remove a man from a City Commission meeting Thursday night because he refused to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance. “I just said, ‘Either stand or go in the hallway.’ He wouldn’t,” said Rees, 64, who was elected to a third, three-year term in March. “It wasn’t […]

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The Death Of Freedom In Our Schools

August 31, 2014
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By John W. Whitehead August 26, 2014 “Men fight for liberty and win it with hard knocks. Their children, brought up easy, let it slip away again, poor fools. And their grandchildren are once more slaves.”―D.H. Lawrence No matter what your perspective on the showdown between locals and law enforcement in Ferguson, Missouri, there can be […]

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Cop Who Stole Up To $158,000 In “Ticket Rigging” Scheme, Kills Himself

August 31, 2014
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HOUSTON — The KHOU I-Team has confirmed the officer who took his life was under internal investigation. Rudolph Farias, 51, was a 21-year veteran of the force. Multiple sources confirm to the I-Team that Farias was relieved of duty earlier Tuesday. He is one of four HPD officers relieved and ordered to turn in their […]

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Officer To Citizen: “You Must Be Doing Something Wrong If You Invoke Your Rights”

August 30, 2014
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Two videographers were in Jacksonville Florida conducting a First Amendment Audit on Wednesday. They were filming prisoners being transported in and out of the Duval County Courthouse’s sally port. A sally port is usually behind a wall or other fixed protection but the this one empties right on to a public roadway. The first cameraman […]

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Jesse Benton Resigns From McConnell Team Amid Payola Scandal In Iowa

August 30, 2014
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Paid endorsements, cover-ups, lying to investigators… Illegalities by a lowly Iowa state senator’s campaign in 2012 shake up Kentucky politics. Jesse Benton, a confidant of Sen. Rand Paul as well as campaign manager for Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, resigned on Friday amid a growing scandal stemming from his time working on Rep. Ron Paul’s […]

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Are Police More Damned Trouble Than They’re Worth?

August 30, 2014
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Modern police forces have become little more than a new set of predators from which the public needs protection. In the spring, months before Michael Brown was shot and Ferguson erupted in reaction, whoever writes New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton’s blog for him posted, “In my long police career I have often drawn […]

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