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TSA Secretly Tracking Travelers Like Terrorists (VIDEO)

Civil Rights |  |   BY BEN SWANN, TRUTH IN MEDIA |  The TSA is running a surveillance program called “Quiet Skies” that involves monitoring people in airports who have not committed a crime or who are not on any watch list, but who are acting suspiciously. Just wait until you hear the criteria and how unsuccessful the program ...Read More »

Self-Defense a Human Right

Civil Rights |  | Utopia is not some mythical aspiration that a dreamer conjures up, but is a journey based upon the intrinsic order and consistent with human nature. Reaching the Promised Land requires a fundamental acknowledgement and respectful acceptance of inherent rights that must be universally applied. Self-defense is the manifestation of the sacred character of life, all ...Read More »

Politics and Politicians Were BANNED in this Mexican Town in 2011. They Haven’t Had a Major Crime Since. (VIDEO)

Civil Rights |  | As violent crime overtakes Mexico, one small town seems to have things figured out. They discovered that the root of all their problems was the politicians and they kicked them out. Not only that, but they’ve also banned elections and gathered up all political propaganda. Politics have been eradicated and so has the crime. They proved ...Read More »

Washington State Ends Capital Punishment

Civil Rights |  | Around one-third of world nations impose the death sentence in judicial rulings. Of all known state-sponsored executions, 12 nations carry out most of them: America, Bangladesh, China, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Nigeria, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, and Sri Lanka, – according to deathpenaltyinfo.org. Capital punishment flagrantly violates the Eight Amendment, prohibiting “cruel and unusual punishments.” On ...Read More »

US Senator Chris Murphy Says That “The Survival of Our Democracy” Depends on MORE Censorship

Civil Rights |  | Welcome to the United States of Censorship. Your tour guide today is Senator Chris Murphy, a Democrat from Connecticut, tweeted some pro-censorship nonsense the other day. In doing so, Murphy proved that (a) he doesn’t understand the First Amendment, (b) he wants the internet to be an echo chamber, and (c) he must have slept ...Read More »

From Boston to Ferguson to Charlottesville: The Evolution of a Police State Lockdown

Civil Rights |  | By John W. Whitehead, The Rutherford Institute |  “It takes a remarkable force to keep nearly a million people quietly indoors for an entire day, home from work and school, from neighborhood errands and out-of-town travel. It takes a remarkable force to keep businesses closed and cars off the road, to keep playgrounds empty and porches ...Read More »

Conservatives Banned From Social Media? Here's What They Can Do About It

Civil Rights |  | (Alt-Market) The past two years have seen a rather aggressive change in corporate policies toward the very customers they used to covet. Not long ago, CEOs tended to keep their political views mostly in the closet. Companies remained publicly neutral because their goal was first and foremost to make money. When they wanted to influence ...Read More »

The Death Of Independence

Civil Rights |  | July 4th has been the national birth date since the inception of the country. Americans want to celebrate past glories because there are few reasons to believe that the current government or society is worthy of rejoicing. Deifying the Founding Fathers and their wisdom usually is rooted upon the construction of a constitution based on ...Read More »

California Considers Monitoring Online Speech

Civil Rights |  | Editor’s Note: California may set the tone for a national conversation and perhaps even set of laws addressing what the state’s lawmakers deem “false information … spread online.” Since political motivation and ideology often underly what one deems “fake news” this proposed move should be especially concerning for those who truly cherish free thought and ...Read More »

State Bans Guns That Hold More Than 10 Rounds, Citizens Told To Surrender Them Or Become Criminals

Civil Rights |  | BY RACHEL BLEVINS,  THE FREE THOUGHT PROJECT |  (Support Free Thought) – The state of New Jersey, which is known for its strict gun laws, has tightened regulations with new legislation that gives citizens 180 days to surrender all firearms and magazines that hold more than 10 rounds —and if they are caught with the newly ...Read More »

The Department Of Homeland Security Plans To Compile A List Of All Bloggers, Journalists And “Social Media Influencers”

Civil Rights |  | Many were hoping that once Barack Obama was out of office we would see less of this Big Brother surveillance nonsense, but instead it seems to be getting even worse.  In fact, the Department of Homeland Security has just announced that it intends to compile a comprehensive list of hundreds of thousands of “journalists, editors, ...Read More »

DHS Moving to Police Journalists, Bloggers, ‘Media Influencers’

Civil Rights |  | BY Chuck Frank, PPJ Gazette |  Journalists are now on the chopping block as the Feds and Homeland Security are planning to make lists and spy on websites, news outlets, articles, blogs and whistleblower sites.  Not in America? Yes, in America,, the land of the First Amendment and free expression. Essentially, this “Big Brother” agenda is ...Read More »

We’re All Trespassers Now in the Face of the Government’s Land Grabs

Civil Rights |  | BY JOHN W. WHITEHEAD, THE RUTHERFORD INSTITUTE |  “No power on earth has a right to take our property from us without our consent.” — John Jay, first Chief Justice of the United States We have no real property rights. Think about it. That house you live in, the car you drive, the small (or not ...Read More »

Disarmed Countries - What Do they Look Like? (VIDEO)

Civil Rights |  | “So it came to pass in the day of battle, that there was neither sword nor spear found in the hand of any of the people that were with Saul and Jonathan.” (1 Samuel 13:22) Just recently, while taking care of business, I walked into a craft store where a woman was working. At first, I was ...Read More »

Victory: Virginia Supreme Court Delivers Blow to Police Use of License Plate Reader Technology to Track Drivers, Surveil Citizens

Civil Rights |  | By The Rutherford Institute |  RICHMOND, Va. — The Virginia Supreme Court has delivered a blow to the police’s use of Automated License Plate Readers (ALPRs) to surveil citizens and track drivers’ movements. The Rutherford Institute filed an amicus brief in Neal v. Fairfax County Police Department challenging the police practice of collecting and storing ALPR data ...Read More »

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