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Baltimore Police Officer Waves Loaded Gun in the Air Like He Just Doesn’t Care, Gets Suspended posted 08/11/2015, 7:01 AM (PINAC)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Baltimore Police are notorious for their ruthlessness and intimidation, but one officer stepped over the line and has been relieved of duty tonight, thanks to a citizen journalist documenting the moment he threatened a crowd of innocent people with his firearm in a poignant photograph shared on Instagram.

The Baltimore PD officer wasn’t wearing a name badge at the time either, the only officer in the photo to lack proper identification on his service uniform.
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Top Chinese TV Presenter to Face 'Severe Punishment' for Mao Insult posted 08/11/2015, 7:01 AM (The Guardian)
[Category: Big Brother/Orwellian]
“Don’t mention that old son of a bitch – he tormented us!”

Those “disparaging” remarks represented “a serious violation of political disciplines”, China’s media watchdog announced on Sunday. It called for CCTV, which had already suspended its star presenter, to impose a “severe punishment”.
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It’s Time to Build the Private Web posted 08/11/2015, 7:01 AM (Daily Dot)
[Category: Science/Technology]
The establishment of the U.S. Postal Service was one of the most visionary civil liberties ideas of its time. It was deeply rooted in George Washington’s belief that a strong state and society can only exist if every citizen has access to uncensored information and can freely communicate, away from the government’s prying eyes.

The Postal Act of 1792 led to the founding of the modern post office and established free speech and a right to private communications, going as far as im
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Monday August 10th, 2015

Cop Runs Motorcyclist Off The Road, Cites Him For 'Failing To Yield To An Emergency Vehicle' posted 08/10/2015, 7:35 AM (InformationLiberation)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]


A Milwaukee police officer allegedly rammed a motorcyclist and his passenger off the road, then cited him for "failing to yield to an emergency vehicle," Fox 6 reports.

The man was part of a large group of around 250 motorcyclists who were taking part in the annual Miltown Throwd
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Carly Fiorina Says You "Can't Have President Who Is Thin-Skinned," Whines About Trump Insulting Women posted 08/10/2015, 7:35 AM (InformationLiberation)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
From CBS News:
Bombastic billionaire Donald Trump is leveling his criticisms at fellow Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina, saying she has "zero chance" at winning the GOP nomination.

"I just realized that if you listen to Carly Fiorina for more than ten minutes straight, you develop a massive headache," Trump said Sunday in a Twitter post.

His
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Donald Trump: Political Correctness Is Killing America posted 08/10/2015, 7:35 AM (InformationLiberation)
[Category: General]


"Political correctness is just absolutely killing us as a country," Donald Trump told Chuck Todd on Meet the Press yesterday.

"You can't say anything. Anything you say today, they will find a reason why it's not good."

Trump went on to refuse to apologize for criticizing Fox host Megan Kelly, "All I said is there is blood pouring out of her eyes and there was blo
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Dept. To Equip Patrol Cars With Cannons That Shoot GPS Projectiles posted 08/10/2015, 7:35 AM (Cop Block)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
In whats being heralded as a high-tech way to more safely deal with high speed pursuits, the Milwaukee Police Department announced this week that it will be equipping patrol cars with a device that shoots GPS projectiles.

The technology propels a tracking device that looks like a large shot-gun shell – with adhesive on it – which can attach to the back of a moving vehicle and send location data to police in real time.
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Man Shot In Ferguson Identified As Black 18yo Tyrone Harris, 'Friend Of Michael Brown' posted 08/10/2015, 7:35 AM (RT)
[Category: General]
The person shot in Ferguson by a police officer after a day of commemorating the first anniversary of Michael Brown's death has been identified by his father as 18-year-old Tyrone Harris Jr., of St. Louis, who was "real close" to Brown, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

“We think there’s a lot more to this than what’s being said,” Harris Sr. said, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, adding that his son had graduated from Normandy High School.

Harris Sr. als
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U.S. Marshals Raid Wrong Apartment, Force Mother and Children to Stand Outside Naked at Gunpoint posted 08/10/2015, 7:35 AM (Cop Block)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
A Washington, D.C. woman is traumatized after U.S. Marshals mistakenly raided her apartment in the early AM hours this past Thursday morning.

Hannah Lanes, her daughter, and her 4-year-old son were still sleeping when they heard a knock on their door at 6:30 AM on Thursday but when her daughter went to see who it was knocking on the door, one of the officers had apparently covered the peephole.

Before her daughter had any time to react, eight U.S. Marshals burst ope
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Man Offers to Settle Suit if Cops Apologize On Camera, They Refuse, Offer Taxpayer Money Instead posted 08/10/2015, 7:35 AM (Rule the Wasteland)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
The host of a popular preparedness and survival channel on Youtube, recently received a $10k settlement from the city of Gainesville, FL (of which he will receive $7,500 after attorney's fees). The settlement was for a false arrest that originally occurred in November 2013. As part of the settlement agreement, Eric English also received an apology letter from Gainesville Police Chief Tony Jones.

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Despite Recent Court Rulings, Getting Behind The Wheel Is Pretty Much Kissing Your 4th Amendment Protections Goodbye posted 08/10/2015, 7:34 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
There's been more good news than bad concerning the Fourth Amendment recently. In addition to the Supreme Court's ruling that searches of cellphones incident to arrest now require a warrant, various circuit court decisions on cell site location info and the surreptitious use of GPS tracking devices may see the nation's top cou... (more)


US Invasion of Syria: The Deep Breath Before the Plunge posted 08/10/2015, 7:34 AM (Activist Post)
[Category: Geopolitics]
When Foreign Policy magazine recently claimed, "Turkey Goes to War," in their article of the same title, what they really meant was "the US goes to war." That is because the lengthy plan they described in their article is not of the Turks' creation, but a long-standing US plan committed to policy papers since at least as e... (more)


Hillary Clinton's Knowledge Problem posted 08/10/2015, 7:34 AM (Jeffrey Tucker)
[Category: Commentary]
Just trust her. Truly, just trust her: to know precisely how much energy we ought to use, where it should come from, how it should be generated, how we should get from here to there, and the effects that her plan will have on the global -- the global! -- climate, not just in the near term but decades or a century from now.

If you do this, you will have embraced "science," "reality," "truth," and "innovation," and, also, "our children." If you don't go along, you not only reject al
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The Assault On Donald Trump Shows That Our Two Party System Is Really A One Party System posted 08/10/2015, 7:34 AM (Michael Snyder)
[Category: Commentary]
Were you sickened by the Republican debate the other night? The hype leading up to the debate was unbelievable. Never before had there been so much interest in a debate this early in an election season, and it turned out to be the most watched program on Fox News ever. A record-shattering 24 million Americans tuned in, and what they witnessed was an expertly orchestrated assault on Donald Trump. From the very first moments, every question that was launched at Trump was an “attac... (more)


Donald Trump Still in the Lead After Debates: New NBC News/Survey Monkey Poll posted 08/10/2015, 7:34 AM (NBC News)
[Category: General]
If Donald Trump's comments about Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly are hurting his standing in the Republican primary, it's not showing in the numbers.

According to the latest NBC News Online Poll conducted by SurveyMonkey, Trump is at the top of the list of GOP candidates that Republican primary voters would cast a ballot for if the primary were being held right now.
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Hillary Clinton Releases Her 2007-2014 Joint Tax Returns Reporting $139 Million Income; 99% Of Charitable Contributions Went To Clinton Family Foundation posted 08/10/2015, 7:34 AM (TaxProf Blog)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Hillary Clinton late Friday afternoon released her 2007-2014 tax returns, showing that she and Bill reported $139.1 million in adjusted gross income, paid $43.9 million in taxes (a 31.6% tax rate), and made $15 million (10.8% of their AGI) of charitable contributions, $14.9 million of which went to the Clinton Family Foundation and the Clinton Global Initiative.... (more)


Comcast Sends Spongebob 'Pirate' 44 Letters For One Download posted 08/10/2015, 7:34 AM (TorrentFreak)
[Category: Big Brother/Orwellian]
A Comcast subscriber was bombarded with 44 copyright infringement notices after his brother downloaded a Spongebob torrent. The notices, which were mailed to the subscriber's house in individual envelopes, warn of a possible account termination but are thus far without consequence.

Like many large Internet providers in the United States, Comcast forwards DMCA notices to subscribers who have allegedly downloaded pirated material.

These copyright infringement warning
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Police: Man Charged With Murder For Chasing, Shooting Home Invasion Suspect posted 08/10/2015, 7:34 AM (WAVE 3)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville man has been arrested on a murder charge after he chased down and fatally shot a man who had broken into his home, police said.

The shooting was reported at 12:23 a.m. on Saturday in the 5300 block of Halsey Court.

Deontae Yarnell, 22, told police that he came home to find that two men had broken in. He said he fired at them several times as they fled from his home and chased them for approximately one block, according to his arr
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Coast Guard "Loses" 4,000 Pounds Of Cocaine After One Of The Biggest Busts In History posted 08/10/2015, 7:34 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
After one of the biggest drug busts of its kind in history, the US Coastguard misplaced 4,000 pounds of cocaine. The agency raided a makeshift submarine off the coast of California, and allegedly seized over 16,000 pounds of cocaine from the vessel, but returned to shore with only 12,000 pounds.

In a press release issued this week, the Coast Guard said that:

"After removing 12,000 pounds of the narcotics aboard, the crew of Stratton attempted to tow the vessel t
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Donald Trump Says He Can Buy Politicians, None of His Rivals Disagree posted 08/10/2015, 7:34 AM (The Intercept)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Donald Trump bragged Thursday night that he could buy politicians — even the ones sharing the stage with him at a Republican presidential debate.

Trump was asked about something he said in a previous interview: “When you give, they do whatever the hell you want them to do.”

“You’d better believe it,” Trump said. “If I ask them, if I need them, you know, most of the people on this stage I’ve given to, just so you understand, a lot of money.”

The only c
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Paul: Trump Is An Insider Pretending To Be An Outsider posted 08/10/2015, 7:34 AM (The Hill)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) believes voters should not be fooled by Donald Trump's schtick as a Washington outsider and truth-teller.

"One of the things that's going on in the race that I think is puzzling is that Trump's trying to run as an outsider and a truth teller, when in reality he's the consummate insider who buys and sells politicians like he buys and sells other commodities," Paul told Buzzfeed.

"So we've got this guy and it's like, what is he famous for?"
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...but Rand will evidently be endorsing Jeb Bush if he gets the nomination, as he cowardly neglected to raise his hand at the opening of the debate. - Chris


Man Charged in Birmingham Detective's Beating; Outrage Follows Support of Attack on Social Media posted 08/10/2015, 7:33 AM (AL.com)
[Category: General]
A Center Point man with a violent past is now charged with attempted murder in the pistol-whipping of a Birmingham police detective during a traffic stop Friday morning.

Police today identified the suspect as 34-year-old Janard Shamar Cunningham, also known as Janaris Shavar Cunningham. He has at least a half dozen convictions dating back to 1999, and as many arrests in which charges were dismissed during the same time period.

Cunningham is charged in the beating of
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Illegal Immigrant Charged With Rape & Murder Of 64-Yr-Old Santa Maria Woman posted 08/10/2015, 7:32 AM (CBS News)
[Category: General]
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Santa Barbara County authorities say a man in the country illegally has been charged in the rape and fatal assault of a 64-year-old woman at her home in Santa Maria.

Prosecutors say Marilyn Pharis was attacked with a hammer and sexually assaulted in her home on the morning of July 24. She later died of her injuries.

Twenty-nine-year-old Victor Aureliano Martinez was arrested shortly after the attack.
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"They'll Blame Physical Gold Holders For The Failure Of Monetary Policies" Marc Faber Explains Everything posted 08/10/2015, 7:31 AM (Marcopolis.net)
[Category: Economy]
In this exclusive interview with Marcopolis.net Marc Faber covers it all: from commodities and China to the outlook on inflation, the Euro and gold. According to him the global economy is not healing. To the contrary, we might find ourselves back into recession within six months or a year. In that case he expects more money printing by central banks, which eventually could lead to high inflation rates and renewed strength in commodity prices.

On the bright side, he sees great econ
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Four Economic Myths that Perpetuate the Euro Crisis posted 08/10/2015, 7:31 AM (Mises Institute)
[Category: Economy]
Too much of the commentary about the Greek crisis has focused on whether or not Greece should drop the euro and not enough on the structural problems arising out of decades of socialism. Meanwhile, the Greek government has borrowed more money than the Greek people can possibly repay, and debased money will not make this fact disappear. On the contrary, more easy money will cause even more harm.... (more)


Sunday August 9th, 2015

VIDEO: Cop Responding to False Burglary Alarm Shoots & Kills Family's Small Dog posted 08/09/2015, 6:51 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Topeka, KS — “Josie” was a 26-pound miniature pinscher-boxer mix, who was rescued seven years ago, and became a beloved member of 72-year-old Harriette Macnish’s family.

"She was wonderful, and she loved us," Harriette Macnish said.

This loving 7-year relationship would be violently brought to an end, however, on July 13 when Topeka Police Officer, Michael Cruse would enter the backyard of the Macnish’s home, and kill their Josie.
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Spanish Cops Use New Law To Fine Facebook Commenter For Calling Them 'Slackers' posted 08/09/2015, 6:51 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
On July 1st, the Spanish government enacted a set of laws designed to keep disruption within its borders to a minimum. In addition to making dissent illegal (criminal acts now include "public disruption" and "unauthorized protests"), Spanish legislators decided the nation's law enforcement officer... (more)


Judge Orders Man to Either Marry or Go to Jail, Forces Him to Write Bible Verses as Probation Requirement posted 08/09/2015, 6:51 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Big Brother/Orwellian]
Smith County, Tx — A Texas man, Josten Bundy, 21, was given an absolutely ludicrous ultimatum by a judge after pleading guilty to misdemeanor assault for punching his girlfriend's ex-boyfriend.

The charges stem from an incident in which Bundy had gotten into a physical altercation after the ex allegedly made disparaging remarks about the woman, Elizabeth Jaynes.

The Smith County Judge, Randall Rogers, gave Bundy the choice to either accept 15 days in jail or two ye
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Bernie Sanders Interrupted at Seattle Rally by Black Lives Matter Protesters posted 08/09/2015, 6:51 AM (YouTube)
[Category: General]


Moments after Senator Bernie Sanders started speaking at a Seattle rally, Black Lives Matter protestors interrupted the presidential hopeful. Members of the audience shouted for the protestors to leave the stage but the protestors screamed at Sanders and demanded the crowd hold the senator "accountable for his actions". After the event, Senator Sanders told reporters the incident was "unfortuna
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Their speech...


What Kind of "Improvement" Does the Fed Want? posted 08/09/2015, 6:51 AM (Peter Schiff)
[Category: Economy]
Over the past few years observing changes in Federal Reserve interest rate policy has been a little like watching paint dry or grass grow...only not as exciting. That's because the Fed has not changed its benchmark Fed Funds rate since 2008 (Federal Reserve, FOMC). So with nothing else to talk about, Fed observers have focused on the minute changes in language that are included in Fed Policy statements. The minuscule revision in the July statement was the inclusion of the word "additional" to th... (more)


Cop Acquitted for Drug Dealing, Rehired and then Fired Again for Failing Drug Test posted 08/09/2015, 6:51 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Philadelphia, PA — Perry Betts, one of the most corrupt narcotics officers in the history of the Philadelphia Police Department, has been fired, again, for failing a drug test.

Bett’s situation is especially interesting because he was just recently rehired by the police department. His rehiring came after he was acquitted in a federal corruption case, in which he was accused of 47 different charges including extortion, robbery, kidnapping, and drug dealing.

He was a
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Resident Calls 911 Over Man Walking ‘Very Deliberately’ With Confederate Flag posted 08/09/2015, 6:51 AM (Infowars)
[Category: Big Brother/Orwellian]
Opponents of the Confederate flag will do anything to trample on the rights of supporters of the battle banner.

A “concerned” resident called police on a man walking “very deliberately” down an Arlington, Virginia sidewalk with a hybrid Confederate flag over his shoulder.

The flag had the Gadsden “Don’t Tread On Me” snake in the middle.
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To Defend Iran Deal, Obama Boasts That He's Bombed Seven Countries posted 08/09/2015, 6:50 AM (Glenn Greenwald)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
President Obama yesterday spoke in defense of the Iran deal at American University, launching an unusually blunt and aggressive attack on deal opponents. Obama’s blistering criticisms aimed at the Israeli government and its neocon supporters were accurate and unflinching, including the obvious fact that what they really crave is regime change and war. About opposition to the deal from the Israeli government, he said: “It would be an abrogation of my constitutional duty to act against my best jud... (more)


Saturday August 8th, 2015

No Immunity For Cops Who Sent A SWAT Team To A 68-Year-Old Woman's House For Threats Delivered Over Open WiFi Connection posted 08/08/2015, 6:04 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Earlier this year, we covered the story of Louise Milan, a 68-year-old grandmother whose house was raided by a SWAT team (accompanied by a news crew) searching for someone who had made alleged threats against police officers over the internet. Part of the probable cause submitted for the warrant was Milan's IP address. B... (more)


Cop Acquitted of Beating Man to Death, Arrested for Beating a Woman, Fullerton PD Ready to Kill posted 08/08/2015, 6:03 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Fullerton, CA — Four years ago, Kelly Thomas -- a homeless, mentally ill man from Fullerton, California — was beaten to death by police officers while he cried out piteously for his father. A newly released "systematic review" of the Fullerton PD depicts an institutional culture in which police administrators are dismissive of excessive force complaints by citizens, a... (more)


Call Off The Bee-Pocalypse: U.S. Honeybee Colonies Hit A 20-Year High posted 08/08/2015, 6:03 AM (Washington Post)
[Category: Science/Technology]
The number of honeybee colonies has actually risen since 2006, from 2.4 million to 2.7 million in 2014, according to data tracked by the USDA. The 2014 numbers, which came out earlier this year, show that the number of managed colonies -- that is, commercial honey-producing bee colonies managed by human beekeepers -- is now the highest it's been in 20 years.... (more)


Friday August 7th, 2015

Man Says Cops Tried To Delete Video Showing Woman Knocked Unconscious posted 08/07/2015, 8:34 AM (Cop Block)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
A New York man says Suffolk County police in Long Island tackled him to the ground and attempted to delete footage of police brutality he had recorded but mistakenly removed the wrong file.

20-year-old Thomas Demint claims police have continued to harass and threaten him after the incident, prompting him to go public with the footage for fear of his o
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Police Chief Justifies Killing Teen Over Pot While His Criminal Cop Son is Arrested With No Violence posted 08/07/2015, 8:34 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Seneca, SC — Although his son was arrested earlier this year for stealing drugs from a detention center, Seneca Police Chief John Covington holds a harsh double standard for the children of his own community. While failing the war on drugs at home, Chief Covington has recently accused a teenager of causing his own death during a routine marijuana sting. Instead of relying on empirical evidence, Covington is defending the officer who gunned down the 19-year-old and then lied in order to justi... (more)


Be Careful What You Say To 911 posted 08/07/2015, 8:34 AM (Gun Watch)
[Category: Commentary]
What you say on 911 is recorded. It can and will be used against you in a court of law. My friend and publisher of numerous books on gun laws, Alan Korwin, says that in the vast majority of cases where people involved in self defense scenarios end up in serious legal difficulties, it is what they said on 911 that got them into trouble. He expounds on this in his book "After You Shoot". In a recent case in Florida, both male participants made errors. One is dead and one has been charged... (more)


Fox News vs. Donald Trump posted 08/07/2015, 8:34 AM (WND)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]


WASHINGTON – In what could be the biggest and most unusual Republican presidential primary debate in U.S. history, millions of Americans tuned in Thursday evening to see if Donald Trump would level the playing field with a classic Trumpster-style smackdown.

And viewers got exactly what they came for within minutes of the debate’s beginning.
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Right out of the gates it was clear the debate was a carefully crafted attempt by Fox News to take down Trump and puff up Bush. If you remember back in 2006 it came out Rupert Murdoch was holding fundraisers for Hillary Clinton, this is because the establishment wants puppets they can depend on, Trump is a loose cannon and they hate him for it. - Chris


Trump Twitter Rant: 'Megyn Kelly Bombed Tonight,' Retweets Post Referring To Her As 'Bimbo' posted 08/07/2015, 9:03 AM (CBS DC)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]


Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump went on a Twi
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Trump dominates Drudge poll...


Donald Trump's Plan to Significantly Reduce Income Taxes posted 08/07/2015, 8:34 AM (Infowars)
[Category: Economy]
Frontrunner Donald Trump's plan to radically reduce income taxes will bolster his popularity with the American people.

In his book, "Time to Get Tough: Making America #1 Again," published in 2011, and updated for the 2016 campaign, Trump put forward a plan to transform the government's expropriation of income and wealth.
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EPA Accidentally Dumps 1 Million Gallons Of Mine Waste Water Into Colorado Waterway posted 08/07/2015, 8:34 AM (TIME)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
About 1 million gallons of mine waste spilled into a Colorado waterway on Wednesday, turning the water bright orange and prompting officials to warn residents to avoid recreational use of the Animas River.

San Juan County health officials say the Environmental Protection Agency and the state Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety were investigating another contamination when they “unexpectedly triggered a large release of mine waste water into the upper portions of Cement Cree
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SeaWorld Sees Profits Plunge 84% as Customers Desert Controversial Park posted 08/07/2015, 8:33 AM (The Guardian)
[Category: Economy]
SeaWorld has suffered a 84% collapse in profits as customers have deserted the controversial aquatic theme park company following claims it mistreated orca whales.

The company, which trains dolphins and killer whales to perform tricks in front of stadiums full of spectators, on Thursday reported declines in attendance, sales and profits because of “continued brand challenges”.

SeaWorld has been in the headlines since the 2013 documentary Blackfish detailed claims t
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Thursday August 6th, 2015

They Live, We Sleep: A Dictatorship Disguised as a Democracy posted 08/06/2015, 6:35 AM (The Rutherford Institute)
[Category: Commentary]
“You see them on the street. You watch them on TV. You might even vote for one this fall. You think they’re people just like you. You're wrong. Dead wrong.”—They Live

We’re living in two worlds, you and I.

There’s the world we see (or are made to see) and then there’s the one we sense (and occasionally catc
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The Federal Reserve's War on Drugs posted 08/06/2015, 6:35 AM (Cato @ Liberty)
[Category: Economy]
That’s right: the Federal Reserve is now in the business of enforcing the U.S. government’s drug laws, even if that means making a mockery of both state governments' right to set their own drug policies and the Fed’s own governing statutes.

The Fed’s involvement in drug prohibition became official last month, when the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City informed Denver’s Fourth Corner Credit Union -- a non-profit cooperative formed by Colorado’s state-licensed cannabis manufactu
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Taste Of Their Own Medicine: Police Chief's Home Raided By Accident posted 08/06/2015, 6:35 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Phoenix, AZ – After receiving an anonymous tip from social media, 11 armed men set out to raid the home of a would-be fugitive wanted for armed robbery. The stage was set for yet another police raid on the wrong home.

Except this time, it’s the police who are the target of the nighttime combat mission. A police chief to be exact.

Tuesday night, Phoenix police Chief Joseph Yahner was confronted at his own home by members of two bond recovery service companies, accord
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US Military-Industrial Complex Needs Russia As An Enemy: Ron Paul posted 08/06/2015, 6:35 AM (Press TV)
[Category: Geopolitics]
The US military-industrial complex always wants to have an enemy and now it seeks to use Russia as an adversary, says former American presidential candidate Ron Paul.

"The people have to have the propaganda convert them into someone they hate, so they can hate," Paul said on Friday, during the 2015 YAL National Convention in Washington, DC.

The former Texas congressman said the US is conducting a propaganda campaign aimed at spreading disinformation about issues lik
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Drugs or No Drugs, K-9s Will Alert to Your Car Nearly Every Time posted 08/06/2015, 6:35 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Bloomington, IL — Police are now speaking out about a decision from the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which ruled that drug dogs signal for drugs nearly every time they are sent to sniff a vehicle or home. This decision shows that police dog searches are not legitimate and that they are just used as a pretense for officers to violate the rights of innocent people.

The case stemmed from a 2010 traffic stop in which 20 kilograms of cocaine were found in a vehicle after a search
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This Week's Corrupt Cops Stories posted 08/06/2015, 6:34 AM (StopTheDrugWar.org)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
We have a Philadelphia twofer this week, an Indiana cop who killed himself after getting busted stealing pain pills, an Oklahoma K9 cop popped for stealing dope, another jail guard in trouble, and more.

In Michigan City, Indiana, a Michigan City police officer was arrested last Tuesday for possession of a "legend drug" without a prescription a
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TPP Leaks Shows US Stands Firm That Companies Should Be Free To Abuse Patents & Copyrights posted 08/06/2015, 6:34 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Big Brother/Orwellian]
Last week, as you might have heard, negotiators on the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement gathered in Maui to try to finalize the agreement. Many believed that negotiators would more or less finish things up in that meeting. Earlier reports had suggested that everyone was "weeks away" from finishing, and many had said that the only thing holding back a final agreement was fast track authority (officially "trade promotion authority") from the US government to make sure that the USTR could ... (more)


Jesse Benton, Super PAC Head, Indicted in Payment Scheme posted 08/06/2015, 6:33 AM (Politico)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
Sen. Rand Paul’s presidential campaign and its allies struck a defiant tone Wednesday, calling the Justice Department’s indictment of a longtime Paul confidant “suspiciously timed” for the eve of a presidential debate, while declining to address the substance of the charges.

“Senator Rand Paul is disappointed that the Obama justice department chose to release this just prior to the highly anticipated first Republican presidential debate,” said a campaign spokesman, who asked not t
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FL Officer Resigns After Video Of His Interaction With Homeless Man Goes Viral posted 08/06/2015, 6:32 AM (WSPA)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
SARASOTA, FL (WFLA) – The Sarasota police officer at the center of a jailhouse controversy has resigned. Surveillance video, shot on July 18 in the Sarasota County Jail, shows Officer Andrew Halpin tossing peanuts to a handcuffed, homeless inmate, Randy Miller.In the footage, Halpin cheers when Miller, who has his hands handcuffed behind his back, catches the peanuts. He watches Miller eat peanuts off the ground. The officer appears to be taunting the inmate. Sources said the officer even gave M... (more)


Court Rules Warrantless Cell Phone Tracking Violates Fourth Amendment posted 08/06/2015, 6:32 AM (The Intercept)
[Category: Resistance]
A divided appellate court panel in Richmond, Virginia, ruled on Wednesday that citizens do not give up their privacy rights just because their mobile-phone providers know where to reach them.... (more)


Cost of Upgrading US Nukes Estimated at $963 Billion posted 08/06/2015, 6:32 AM (Antiwar.com)
[Category: Politics/Corruption]
US officials have been pushing for a massive, and massively expensive, modernization campaign for the US nuclear weapons arsenal. The enormous cache of weapons amassed over the past 60 years is aging, and in 2012, President Obama proposed a plan which he said would cost $208 billion.... (more)


'Faceless Body Belonged to my Sister': Hiroshima, Nagasaki Nuke Survivors Recall Horrors 70 Years on posted 08/06/2015, 6:32 AM (RT)
[Category: History]
Blackened bodies, mothers who couldn’t recognize their charred children and those still alive screaming with pain – these are horrific details the survivors of nuclear bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki recall ahead of 70th anniversary of the tragedy.

The US was the first nation to use nuclear weapons against an enemy target when they dropped atomic bombs on Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki at the end of World War II on August 6 and 9, 1945.
... (more)


Jury Finds Vonore Lesbian Couple Intentionally Set Fire To Home, Claimed It Was Hate Crime posted 08/06/2015, 6:32 AM (WATE 6)
[Category: Cover-Up/Deceptions]
VONORE (WATE) – The community rallied behind a same-sex couple after their home burned to the ground, but in a twist, a jury found the couple intentionally set fire to their house.... (more)


India Lifts Porn Ban After Widespread Outrage posted 08/06/2015, 6:32 AM (BBC News)
[Category: Geopolitics]
India will restore free access to 857 pornographic websites, following widespread outrage over the move.... (more)


Here’s How the Lexus Hoverboard Actually Works posted 08/06/2015, 6:32 AM (Bloomberg)
[Category: Science/Technology]
Imagine, if you will, being handed what looks like a skateboard that almost magically hovers an inch or three above the ground. See yourself running, your hand beneath the board as it floats, suspended in midair. Carefully step on it to test out its buoyancy. And then take a running leap onto it—just as you would with your beloved skateboard—only to have it slide out underneath you, leaving you flat on your rear. Welcome to the world of the Lexus hoverboard.... (more)


Wednesday August 5th, 2015

Cop Threatens Own Daughter With Gun For Not Doing Her Chores posted 08/05/2015, 6:14 AM (InformationLiberation)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
A female police officer with the Kahoka, Missouri police reportedly threatened her own daughter with a handgun for failing to do her chores.

WGEM reports:
Michele D. Miller, 42, of Memphis, Missouri, is charged with misdemeanor domestic assault. She was released from jail after posting a $2,500 cash-only bond.

Court documents
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