Category: News

Is Homeland Security Planning On Rounding Up Independent Journalists?

If you’re reading this site, it’s probably safe to say that you have a healthy distrust of the mainstream media. And with good reason. There have been numerous cases where the mainstream national media have been caught intentionally slanting information in reporting to support their preferred narrative and other cases of simply refusing to report…

Why Does This 11-Member Police Force Have $3 Million Of Military Gear?

Police officers have guns. That’s an obvious fact. They often carry other weapons such as nightsticks, too. And police officers are trained to use these weapons for the purpose of stopping criminals. But at what point are police forces too heavily armed? Are handguns enough? How about SWAT teams with rifles? We can have that…

Ridiculous: This State Restricts People From Being Kind

It’s amazing how many people simply don’t understand how absurd an overreaching government becomes. It’s inevitable. Once a government gains power, which often comes with freedom from accountability to the people, that government begins to think of itself as God with the rights to determine what is right and wrong, good and bad, what should…

Is This Surveillance Technology Going To Be In Your Neighborhood?

“Big Brother is watching you.” That’s the famous line from George Orwell’s novelĀ 1984, and, with the NSA spy scandals of the last few years, concern about this idea has become a bigger and bigger issue. But, now, new technology being used in Shanghai, China, is taking government surveillance to scary new levels (hat tip to…

Have You Heard About These Newly Revealed U.S. Black Site Prisons?

Are you familiar with the concept of black sites? How about black ops? You’ve more likely heard of the second term. Black ops are government operations which occur “off the books,” unofficially and with deniability (wouldn’t want to kill someone’s political career for a little illegal activity, would we?). Black sites are a similar idea…

Outrageous! Federal Immigration And Custom’s Enforcement Agents Directed To Steal From Americans

Americans fear government corruption at incredibly high levels now (see this article for more details) and with good reason. Our government, like all governments, has an unpleasant history of abusing power and using average, everyday Americans for the personal gain of those at the pinnacle of power. Now, another report details more outrageous dealings by…

You’ll Be Shocked To See What Americans Biggest Fear Is

Typically, when people talk about their biggest fears, they talk about dying or they talk about public speaking (it’s amazing how many people are more scared of public speaking than they are of dying.). But a recent survey brought an interesting answer to light when people were asked this question again. Chapman University conducted this…