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Why Taxation is Slavery: Words From Frederick Douglass

by Joe Jarvis, The Daily Bell:

What do you call it when someone takes 100% of your labor by force? Slavery.

Slavery is being forced to work against your will for the benefit of your master, your owner. The only reason they own the products of your labor is because they own you. […]

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai: Why He’s Rejecting Net Neutrality

from ReasonTV:

California Court Upholds Berkeley Cellphone Warning

by Derrick Broze, Activist Post:

A California court has upheld a law that forces retailers to warn customers about the potential health risks of cellphones. 

On Friday, a Ninth Circuit panel of judges ruled in favor of a Berkeley, California law which requires retailers to display warnings about the possibility of health risks from […]

Oregon Man Fined $500 For Criticizing Red-Light Cameras

by Activist Post:

Running red lights can get you a ticket. But in Oregon, you can be fined just for talking about it.

Mats Järlström learned this first-hand last year when the state of Oregon fined him $500 for publicly suggesting that yellow lights should last for slightly longer to accommodate cars making […]

Michigan Judge Orders Man to Pay Ticket for Allowing Car to Warm up in Driveway

from Photography is Not a Crime:

Officers Deprive Man of Water in Solitary for 7 Days — Dehydrate Him to Death

by Jack Burns, The Free Thought Project:

Milwaukee, WI — There’s very little doubt among critics as to whether or not solitary confinement is torture. Nevertheless, the practice continues throughout many of the nation’s prisons. But when solitary confinement is combined with deprivation of the basic necessities of life, like water, a murder can […]

‘Motherf**ker! I’m Going to Kill You!’ Video Shows Cops Torture Teen to Death with Tasers

by Matt Agorist, The Free Thought Project:

Mesquite, TX — Kathy and Robert Dyer got a phone call one night that is every parent’s nightmare — their son, Graham, was in the hospital. The 18-year-old boy had been severely injured during a struggle with police and was fighting for his life — a fight […]

Remy: Imagine (There’s No YouTube)

from ReasonTV:

Google Kicks Off $100 Million Project In Predictive Medicine; Seeks 10,000 Volunteers For Invasive Screening

by Jason Erickson, Activist Post:

Predictive medicine – or “precision health” as it is sometimes known – is a trend in healthcare that is growing exponentially. Perhaps the greatest indication to date that this is slated to be the future of disease prevention and patient care is a massive new investment by tech behemoth […]

Hypocrite: CIA Director Who Delighted in Wikileaks DNC Release Threatens Julian Assange

from The Daily Bell:

The CIA should be thanking Wikileaks for revealing vulnerabilities in their department. If you run the supposedly best, most expansive and powerful spying agency in the world, shouldn’t you be able to stop leaks revealing your secret hacking tools?

But instead CIA Director Mike Pompeo threw a hissy fit Thursday […]

Drone Hunters: Anti-UAV rifle released in China

from RT:

Isn’t it Ironic: Government Surveillance Version (with Remy)

from ReasonTV:

Another Smart Meter Fire—Who Really Is Liable For Damages?

by Catherine J. Frompovich, Activist Post:

Yet another AMI Smart Meter fire occurred on a Canadian house.  The smart meter damage cost the homeowner $5,000!

Listen carefully to what homeowner Kevin has to say about a power failure when you have a smart meter on your electric service.

It would be wise to turn […]

Facial Recognition is Coming to US Airports, Fast-Tracked by Trump

by Russell Brandom, The Sleuth Journal:

Most Americans have seemingly convinced themselves that as a society we will never pay a great price for going into so much debt and that we will never pay a great price for the horrendous crimes against humanity that we are committing on a daily basis. If you […]


from Mark Dice:

WATCH: Cops Raid Innocent Marine Vet’s Home as He Slept, Beat Him in Bed

by Matt Agorist, The Free Thought Project:

Boyes Hot Springs, CA — Only in police state USA could an argument over a husband failing to notice his wife’s haircut end with police tasering and severely beating a man as he lays in bed. That is exactly what happened to Marine Corps veteran Fernando Del […]

VIDEO: This Man Had a Plant in His Pocket, So Cops Beat the Hell Out of Him

by Matt Agorist, The Free Thought Project:

Baton Rouge, LA — A new video of a man getting beaten by three Baton Rouge cops exposes the brutal nature of America’s war on a plant. As states across the union continue to bravely defy the federal government’s classification of marijuana, this recent case out of […]