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United Nations Plans to Scrub Internet Free of Hate Speech

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Mass global censorship of hate speech is the United Nation’s self-proclaimed goal. After the Islamic attack on the Charlie Hebdo newspaper we saw incredible posturing about freedom of speech. But it was all a ruse. There is no free speech

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Drone Crash Is an Excuse for More Federal Regulation

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Barack Obama is using the drone crash in order to propagandize for the FAA. No one should be surprised by this. Time magazine has the video posted on their website: “Obama Calls for Drone Regulation After White House Crash.” President

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Drunk Drone Driving Admitted… but Government Employee

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Drone operator confesses but he will probably not be prosecuted. Here is Exhibit 651,906,335,007 that government employees—even in the “intelligence” realm—are fallible human beings who should not be trusted with unfettered access to great power, or our most private information.

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Is Facebook Getting Set to Manage Dissent?

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Offering to allow readers to flag “fake” news could also be a way of stifling dissent. According to Reuters, “Facebook clamps down on fake news stories.” Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it has taken steps to clamp down on “hoaxes”

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Healthcare.gov Sells the American People’s Privacy to Corporations

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Healthcare.gov is no different than any other alliance between politicians and supposedly “private” businesses. Whenever you hear about “public private partnerships” you are being told the government is selling you to a corporation for their benefit. As we have pointed

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Are We becoming Less Self-Reliant Through Tech?

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A new study indicates that we not self-reliant enough to live without our tech toys. I remember a time when being out on a major road trip without a phone didn’t bother me. As a college student, when my parents

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Tech Businesses: No Tech Toys for Our Children’s Education

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How do the people at tech businesses want their children educated? I don’t have a link for it now, but I remember reading that Steve Jobs did not allow his children to have iPads and other electronic toys. He didn’t

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Dear Pentagon, Maybe Those Troop Benefits Help You (by Retaining Troops!)

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The Pentagon did not prepare to hire and train enough people to use the drones they purchased. As we all know, one of our major military advantages is technological. But that doesn’t mean that the American soldier is unimportant. I

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Cops Can Scan Your Social Media and Treat You as a Threat

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Good manners and presumption of innocence are out, social media searching is in. How to know what to expect from strangers is an age-old problem. One of the human customs that evolved to address the issue is the concept and

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Morally Treasonous Sony Hack Shows We Need a Savior

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My snarky side finds it incredibly rich that a denizen of Hollywood should lecture anyone about being “morally treasonous.” Shall we run down the list of productions out of that town, generally, or from Sony, specifically, that have assisted in

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Big Brother Is Watching You Eat

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We have another technology that will enable a more intrusive Big Brother surveillance system “for your own good.” The Michelle Obamas of the world must be salivating over this opportunity. Those who are absolutely convinced they “know what is best”

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Government Doesn’t Care about Cybersecurity

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Many government databases have pathetic cybersecurity—leaving Americans vulnerable. You may remember that time and again, among the many other problems with Healthcare.gov, we had to point out the lack of security in the website. Even when fixes were put in

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