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The Orwellian War On Skepticism

Under the cover of battling “fake news,” the mainstream U.S. news media and officialdom are taking aim at journalistic skepticism when it is directed at the pronouncements of the U.S. government and its allies.

Starting Today, Feds Can Hack Millions Of Devices With One Warrant

On Thursday, December 1, a vital Supreme Court order is set to go into effect that dramatically expands the surveillance power of federal agents. The impending alteration to Rule 41 of the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure softens the legal requirements for obtaining search and seizure warrants that grant the government remote access to individual’s computers and phones.

Wisconsin Judge Denies Stein's Request For "Hand Recount"

Dane County Circuit Judge Valerie Bailey-Rihn of Wisconsin has refused to issue an order for a hand recount, saying that Stein's team failed to show any mistakes or irregularities that would bring a machine recount into question.

Following The Fourth Amendment Would Help Make America Great Again

During the last eight years, the Obama administration failed to live up to its promise reverse the Bush era’s mass surveillance of American citizens. In fact, it was expanded and justified. If Trump really wants a return to greatness, he will roll back the federal surveillance state and reassert the Fourth Amendment. It’s not parroting a slogan, but living up to its constitutional principles that makes America great!

"Dear President Putin..."

Now that CIA agent Craig Timberg posing as a Washington Post reporter has blown my cover and exposed me as a Russian agent, I was wondering if I might ask you for...

How Much Does The FBI Really Know About You?

The Federal Bureau of Investigations is facing a new lawsuit from EPIC (Electronic Privacy Information Center) regarding the agency’s latest biometric identification system.

Frontrunning: November 29

  • Monte dei Paschi’s Future Hangs on Sunday Vote (WSJ)
  • Trump Son-in-Law Jared Kushner Could Face Conflict-of-Interest Questions (WSJ)
  • In OPEC’s High-Stakes Poker Game, Iran and Iraq Call Saudi Bluff (BBG)
  • Iran, Iraq at loggerheads with Saudis ahead of OPEC meeting (Reuters)
  • High-Profile Private Investors Take Hit on Theranos (WSJ)

Defense Department Launches Probe Of Petraeus Sex Scandal Leaks

The Defense Department has launched a leaks investigation related to the sex scandal that led to the resignation of former CIA Director David Petraeus, The AP confirmed Monday, the same day Petraeus was meeting with President-elect Donald Trump in New York.