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Arizona Citizens Tracked In Facial Recognition Database In First Step For REAL ID Implementation

Tyranny & Police State |  | By Aaron Kesel, Activist Post |  Arizona citizens are now in a government database that uses facial recognition technology to track them simply for getting a driver’s license. This allows federal and local law enforcement to use the “perpetual lineup” of suspects not accused of a crime to see if someone is wanted for a crime, Arizona Capitol ...Read More »

Nervous About Traffic Stops? I Am. You Should Be, Too

Tyranny & Police State |  | By John W. Whitehead, The Rutherford Institute |  “Quit resisting.”—Cops yell at compliant young man who was thrown to the ground, beaten, arrested and hospitalized for severe injuries to his face and arm, allegedly in retaliation for “resisting arrest” by driving to a safe, well-lit area before submitting to a traffic stop for a broken ...Read More »

Financial Tyranny: ‘We the People’ Are the New Permanent Underclass in America

Tyranny & Police State |  | By John W. Whitehead, The Rutherford Institute |  “When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men in a society, over the course of time they create for themselves a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that glorifies it.” ― Frédéric Bastiat, French economist Americans can no longer afford ...Read More »

Police can Request your DNA from 23andMe, Ancestry (VIDEO)

Tyranny & Police State |  | By Jenna Bourne, Action News Jax |  Millions of people have handed their DNA over to genetic testing companies like Ancestry or 23andMe to learn more about their family trees. But when you ship off your saliva, law enforcement could have access to your DNA. Police could use genetic information it gets from those companies to ...Read More »

Is America Becoming A Police State Where Churches Can’t Feed The Homeless And Kids Can’t Set Up Lemonade Stands?

Tyranny & Police State |  | What would you do if authorities ordered your church to stop feeding the homeless?  And what would you do if your 5-year-old daughter was ordered to get government permission before setting up a lemonade stand?  Well, these things are actually happening in America today.  With each passing day, America goes further down the road toward ...Read More »

Why are Police in the USA so Terrified?

Tyranny & Police State |  | In a recent incident in the United States, yet another unarmed man was shot dead by police after opening his front door in response to their knock. The police were going to serve an arrest warrant on a domestic violence suspect – the man’s neighbour – but went to the wrong address. See ‘Police kill ...Read More »

Fulfilling Orwell’s Prophesy: Ten Dystopian Films That Mirror Reality

Tyranny & Police State |  | By Rutherford Institute |  We have arrived, way ahead of schedule, into the dystopian future dreamed up by such science fiction writers as George Orwell, Aldous Huxley, Margaret Atwood and Philip K. Dick. Much like Orwell’s Big Brother in 1984, the government and its corporate spies now watch our every move. Much like Huxley’s A Brave ...Read More »

Freedom And Central Planning Can Never Coexist

Tyranny & Police State |  | The average person is a statist, whether he realizes it or not. It is important that liberty activists recognize and accept this fact because the truth of our limitations as a movement determines the kinds of solutions into which we should ultimately put our time and energy. The fantasy of a final grand march of ...Read More »

This Is How Tyranny Rises and Freedom Falls: The Experiment in Freedom Is Failing

Tyranny & Police State |  | By John W. Whitehead, The Rutherford Institute |  “Every day I ask myself the same question: How can this be happening in America? How can people like these be in charge of our country? If I didn’t see it with my own eyes, I’d think I was having a hallucination.”—Philip Roth, novelist It is easy to be ...Read More »

Let's Make America Great Again: 230 Years After the Constitution, We're Walking a Dangerous Road

Tyranny & Police State |  | By: John W. Whitehead, The Rutherford Institute |  “I tell you, freedom and human rights in America are doomed. The U.S. government will lead the American people in — and the West in general — into an unbearable hell and a choking life.”—Osama bin Laden (October 2001) Ironically, during the same week that we mark the 16th anniversary of ...Read More »

What Country Is This? Forced Blood Draws, Cavity Searches and Colonoscopies

Tyranny & Police State |  | By: John W. Whitehead, The Rutherford Institute |  “The Fourth Amendment was designed to stand between us and arbitrary governmental authority. For all practical purposes, that shield has been shattered, leaving our liberty and personal integrity subject to the whim of every cop on the beat, trooper on the highway and jail official.”—Herman Schwartz, The Nation Our ...Read More »

Robocop Reality: Massive Military Drones Could Start Replacing Police Helicopters

Tyranny & Police State |  |   By: The Anti-Media |  According to the defense contractor that developed the Predator and Reaper drones for the United States military’s operations in the Middle East, drones will have begun to replace piloted law enforcement helicopters by the year 2025. On Monday, it was reported that the contractor, General Atomics (GA), is pressing hard for the Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) ...Read More »

Trump to Lift Restrictions on Militarizing Police

Tyranny & Police State |  | Dark forces run America, not Trump. He’s hostage to Wall Street and America’s military/industrial complex – powerless doing their bidding, taking orders, not giving them. Ignore his bravado, creating the illusion of a leader in charge. Like the Clintons, GW Bush and Obama, he’s a prop serving powerful interests – weak, isolated and disposable at ...Read More »

Will Charlottesville Be a Pretext for Toughening Police State Laws?

Tyranny & Police State |  | The aftermath of 9/11 transformed America into a police state. Obama continued what Bush/Cheney began – cracking down hard on fundamental freedoms, subverting constitutionally protected rights. Will Charlottesville be used as a pretext for more of the same? Violence last weekend was reprehensible. Responsible parties should be held fully accountable – federal, state and local ...Read More »

Accepting a Society of Government Tyranny

Tyranny & Police State |  |   The tyranny of a prince in an oligarchy is not so dangerous to the public welfare as the apathy of a citizen in a democracy. – Charles de Montesquieu Rational thinking and moral conduct are rare in a society that has no respect for other individuals or succumb to the dictates of an all powerful government. ...Read More »

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