CALL IT WHAT IT IS: AMERICA IS A POLICE STATE

SOURCE: BRANDON TURBEVILLE, ACTIVIST POST. Over the years in my own articles, I have used the terms “creeping fascism,” “growing police state,” and “descent into totalitarianism” among others to describe the domestic situation in which we find ourselves. I have often written that, if Americans do not stand up to the myriad of laws being…

UK SPYING LAWS GIVE GOVERNMENT ACCESS TO YOUR ENTIRE INTERNET HISTORY

SOURCE: MICHAELA WHITTON United Kingdom — Two years after Edward Snowden’s revelations, which included details about the U.K. government’s own blanket surveillance operations, authorities are champing at the bit to update laws on what data spies and police can access — and under what circumstances. Hailed by the Home Secretary Teresa May as “world-leading“ legislation that balances security…

TERMINAL AMERICAN APATHY – A POPULATION PERFECTLY RIPENED FOR AUTHORITARIAN CONTROL

SOURCE: BRETT REDMAYNE-TITLEY VIA ACTIVISTPOST “Tolerance and apathy are the last virtues of a dying society.” – Aristotle When considering the cause of national apathy, Americans are evidently physiologically and socially similar to the junk food addled laboratory rat. Both tolerate repressive environments while confined against their will in a maze. In the natural desire to escape and find…

FEDERAL JUDGE SAYS RECORDING POLICE NOT PROTECTED BY THE FIRST AMENDMENT

SOURCE: TECH DIRT  Over the years, the nation’s courts have moved towards recognizing First Amendment protections for citizens who film public servants carrying out public duties. Nearly every case has involved a citizen arrested for filming police officers, suggesting far too many law enforcement entities still feel their public actions deserve some sort of secrecy — even…

FREE SPEECH BY CONSTITUTIONALIST MEDIA CONSIDERED TERRORIST ACT!

Kurt Nimmo | Prison Planet.com In October with little fanfare the Justice Department created a new position to emphasize the threat the government says it faces from so-called domestic extremists. “Homegrown violent extremists can be motivated by any viewpoint on the full spectrum of hate—anti-government views, racism, bigotry, anarchy and other despicable beliefs,” John Carlin, in…

GALVESTON POLICE SERGEANT INDICTED ON CRIMINAL TRESPASS CHARGE FOR SEARCHING ACTIVIST’S CAR WITHOUT A WARRANT

SOURCE: HOUSTON CHRONICLE A Galveston city police sergeant has been indicted by a grand jury on a misdemeanor criminal trespass charge arising from the search of a self-described video activist’s vehicle, according to prosecutors. The Galveston County district attorney’s office alleges that Sgt. Archie Chapman “located, entered, and searched” the car of Phillip Turner, a…