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The NSA Hurts US Companies

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By spying through them, the NSA hurts US companies like Facebook. In the case of Facebook, I’m not that concerned. But I am sure it is going on with other US technology companies as well. Instead of exporting a trusted

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Congress Might Repeal the Patriot Act!

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Representatives Mark Pocan (D-WI) and Thomas Massie (R-KY) have introduced a bill to repeal the Patriot Act. Julie Borowski at Freedom Works reported yesterday that a bill is now before the House to actually repeal the Patriot Act. About time!

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Spy Bill Approved as Cybersecurity “Protection”

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The Senate Intelligence Committee has approved the  Cybersecurity Information Sharing and Protection Act, which is really a spy bill. The Senators on the committee know people are tired of all the spying they have been subjected to, so they aren’t

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Hertz Puts Cameras in Cars But Promises No Spying

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Why put cameras in cars if you don’t plan to use them? So according to a Hertz spokesman there is nothing to worry about. An article at Fusion.net reports, Hertz has offered the NeverLost navigational device for years, but it

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Hackers Caught Trying to Crack Apple Security: the CIA

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The CIA has been working for years to degrade Apple Security according to recent Snowden documents. We need the CIA to give our leaders accurate intelligence about what is going on in the world. That is why they exist and

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Government Stingray May be Disrupting Your Mobile Coverage

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The secretive Fed technology, that fakes call towers to spy on people, might be disrupting mobile coverage for others. I’ve posted before about the mysterious “Stingray” technology that intercepts the phones of selected targets, fooling it into thinking it is

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Google Wants to be Internet Pope

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What makes Google as Internet pope scary is that they are claiming a much wider area of infallibility than the Pope does. I hope Roman Catholics will forgive me if my understanding of Papal infallibility is a little muddled. But

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Lois Lerner Was Paid Huge Bonuses; Now Lives on Taxpayers

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You won’t believe what Lois Lerner was paid for attacking conservatives with the power of the IRS. Being a White House tool can be very profitable. The Washington Free Beacon reports, “Lois Lerner Received $129K in Bonuses.” Former IRS official

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Obama Administration Making Grab for Control of Internet

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The mystery surrounding the Obama Administration’s “Net Neutrality” rules is giving way to panic, even on the Left. The Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler has refused, on the eve of the rules change, to even speak to Congress, which suddenly

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Secret Tech Blows Up Prosecutor’s Case

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The police use of secret tech to catch criminals means they sometimes have to allow them to escape punishment. I’ve asked before who is running the fake cell towers. I’ve also reported on how the Feds are loaning tools to

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Edward Snowden Wins Oscar, Loses Country

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Edward Snowden was recently recognized for his heroic Patriotism again as Citizenfour. The film, chronicling the events surrounding his heroic and historic revelation of U.S. government wrongdoing, received critical acclaim including an Oscar.  As you may recall, Snowden made public

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Yet another White House Cover-up: IRS Spying Scandal

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An investigation into how the IRS shared private information about Conservatives has run into another White House cover-up. Once again we have an Administration that promised transparency refusing to cooperate with any attempt to learn the truth. In this case

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