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Drones Now Collecting Your Mobile Data To Create Targeted Ads: “With Drones, It Becomes So Much Easier”

By: Mac Slavo | SHTFplan.com - It seems that the NSA, the feds and law enforcement aren’t the only ones monitoring cell phone data and mobile devices. The Ad companies are in on it, too – and are now using drones to spy, err.. track, err… keep pace with consumers. Here’s what Venture Beat is reporting


Media Blackout On US ‘Smart Grid Deployment’

Over the past several years a conspiracy of silence has surrounded the implementation of the Smart Grid across the United States, perhaps with good reason. If the public was aware of what lay behind this agenda there would likely be considerable outcry and resistance. “Smart meters”–the principal nodes of the Smart Grid network–are being installed


Goodbye U.S.S.R And Hello U.S.S.A. (VIDEO)

“If You Have Nothing To Hide You Have Nothing to Fear”, said once Joseph Goebbels, former Nazi Minister of Propaganda. We all know what happened while the Nazis and their American collaborators were in power. Yet, the quote cited above is exactly what the handlers of the U.S.S.A. use to justify its existence. The same


Canary Watch: Activists Create Website To Track And Reveal NSA, FBI Info Requests

A recently launched website that tracks and lists transparency reports from across the web has already received over 20 submissions since its launch on Monday, co-founder Nadia Kayyali told the Sputnik international news service. Kayyali, who is also an activist at the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), said that EFF became involved in the project because


Internet Of Things And Smart Grid To Fully Eviscerate Privacy

The “Internet of Things” (IoT) and Smart Grid technologies will together be aggressively integrated into the developed world’s socioeconomic fabric with little-if-any public or governmental oversight. This is the overall opinion of a new report by the Federal Trade Commission, which has announced a series of “recommendations” to major utility companies and transnational corporations heavily


The FBI’s Plan To Collect Everyone’s DNA Just Got A Huge Boost From Congress

By: PrivacySOS - In 2011, 1 in 25 Americans was arrested. In a few years, if the FBI has its way, the federal government will possess the DNA of all of those people and more. Under the radar of most lawmakers and journalists, the Bureau—with private industry and congress’ help—is pushing the most massive expansion


The Future Of Freedom: A Feature Interview With NSA Whistleblower William Binney (VIDEO)

A 36-year veteran of America’s Intelligence Community, William Binney resigned from his position as Director for Global Communications Intelligence (COMINT) at the National Security Agency (NSA) and blew the whistle, after discovering that his efforts to protect the privacy and security of Americans were being undermined by those above him in the chain of command.


Real ID Is Slowly Changing State Drivers' Licenses

By: Daniel C. Vock | Stateline - Nearly a decade after Congress passed the Real ID Act to thwart terrorists from getting driver's licenses, the law will finally go into effect in April. But 13 states still are not ready. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security repeatedly put off enforcement of the law, as states


A 600,000 Cubic Foot Blimp May Be Spying On You

By: Ted Baumann | The Sovereign Investor - In the summer of 1849, Austrian Field Marshall Joseph Radetzky did something no one had done before: He bombed a city from the air. His target was Venice, then in rebellion against the Habsburg crown. During the siege, he launched a fleet of unmanned linen balloons, carrying bombs


New Police Radars Can 'See' Inside Homes

At least 50 U.S. law enforcement agencies have secretly equipped their officers with radar devices that allow them to effectively peer through the walls of houses to see whether anyone is inside, a practice raising new concerns about the extent of government surveillance. Those agencies, including the FBI and the U.S. Marshals Service, began deploying


New NSA Power-Grab To “Fight” Terrorism

The United States, Russia, China and all other members of the G7 have been spying on themselves and on everyone else for years, even before Edward Snowden leaked it to the public. Although it may be tricky to find the exact birth date of the Surveillance State we know it was a gradual process. It


DARPA's Autonomous Microdrones Designed To Patrol Inside Houses (VIDEOS)

By: Nicholas West | Techswarm - As drone expert, P.W. Singer said, "At this point, it doesn't really matter if you are against the technology, because it's coming." According to Singer, "The miniaturization of drones is where it really gets interesting. You can use these things anywhere, put them anyplace, and the target will never even


How Your Threat Matrix Score Could Land You On The Terminal "Red List"

Did you know that Daniel Freeman’s study published in the British Journal of Psychiatry found that paranoid thoughts are common among normally functioning people? In fact, the study concluded that some dose of paranoia is actually quite adaptive and can serve to keep us safe from danger. What is about to be presented in this article should make


Big Government Doubles Spying Program Spending To $80 Billion

By: Voices Of Liberty - We all know that Congress just passed a huge funding bill for next year, $1.1 trillion, without even counting in the Department of Homeland Security and not counting all the supplemental bills that will come up and the needs to keep fighting the war, so it will be much bigger


CT Report Lays Groundwork For Nationwide Psychiatric Surveillance

On November 21, 2014 the State of Connecticut’s Office of the Child Advocate issued a114-page report, Shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School: Report of the Office of the Child Advocate (PDF), focusing on the ambiguous profile of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter Adam Lanza that may become the basis for mental health practices throughout the


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