Police State & Civil Rights

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In the past twenty plus years, a new criminal sanction has found its way into statutes in at least forty plus states: a life sentence without the possibility of parole (LWOP).

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As the public finally becomes outraged over the NSA’s illegal spying, members of government and the corporate media wage an information war to misdirect that anger to issues of less importance.

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The NSA has compromised the guarantees that internet companies have given consumers that communications, online banking & medical records would be indecipherable to criminals or governments.

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The ‘Boston Bombings’ have larger political & economic impacts. They set the stage for a new round of wars abroad & regressive changes at home.

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Police Killing of Teenager Michael Brown: Obama Administration Dispatches 100 FBI Agents to St. Louis, Missouri, Ahead of Ferguson Grand Jury Decision By Andre Damon, November 22, 2014
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Mexican Military Threatens Intervention against Mass Protests By Eric London, November 22, 2014
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Florida State University Shooting: Was Myron May a “Targeted Individual”? By Prof. James F. Tracy, November 22, 2014
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Ukraine: Secretive Neo-Nazi Military Organization Involved in Euromaidan Sniper Shootings By F. William Engdahl, November 22, 2014
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Bahrain Troops Attack Anti-government Protesters By Press TV, November 21, 2014
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Obama Announces Right-wing Immigration “Reform” in National Address By Patrick Martin, November 21, 2014
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Plumbing the Depths of NSA’s Spying By Lars Schall, November 20, 2014
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Spanish Military Prepares for Domestic Repression By Vicky Short, November 20, 2014
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Senate Blocks any Limit to NSA Spying on Phone Calls By Patrick Martin, November 20, 2014
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Exporting Repression from Ulster to Palestine By David Cronin, November 20, 2014
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Violence and Resistance in Palestine By Ajamu Baraka, November 20, 2014
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Building Solidarity With Africa: Struggle Against Neo-Colonialism, Imperialism and US-NATO Militarization By Abayomi Azikiwe, November 19, 2014
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US Defense Department Organizing Covert Operations against “the General Public” By Thomas Gaist, November 19, 2014
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Ferguson: Military Deploys Chemical, Biological, Nuclear and High Yield Explosive Response Vehicles To St. Louis By Jim Hoft, November 19, 2014
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Haiti: As Police Fatally Shoot Demonstrators at Massive March, Ruling Class Rivalry Bursts into View By Kim Ives, November 19, 2014
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The Rule of Lawlessness: The EU’s Mission to Kosovo By Binoy Kampmark, November 19, 2014
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CIA Targeted Assassinations by Induced Heart Attack and Cancer By Global Research News, November 19, 2014
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Montreal, a Model for Repression in Canada By William Ray, November 18, 2014
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Ferguson: Missouri Governor Declares State of Emergency, Mobilizes National Guard ahead of Protests By Andre Damon, November 18, 2014
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Burkina Faso is Not Alone as Strikes Escalate in West Africa By Abayomi Azikiwe, November 18, 2014
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Missouri Police Who Killed Unarmed Teenager: Across America, Police Prepare Crackdown in Advance of Michael Brown Ruling By Andre Damon, November 17, 2014
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The Fall of the Berlin Wall and the Multiplication of Western Walls By Prof. James Petras, November 16, 2014
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The Siege of Julian Assange is a Farce By John Pilger, November 16, 2014
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“Net Neutrality”, Save the Internet Campaign: A Common Carrier Free from Corporate Encroachment By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, November 16, 2014
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Galilee Town Boils at Israeli Police ‘Execution’ By Jonathan Cook, November 15, 2014
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New Hi-Tech Police Surveillance: The “StingRay” Cell Phone Spying Device By Clarence Walker, November 14, 2014
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Israel Bans Renowned Doctor and Human Rights Activist Mads Gilbert from Entering Gaza for Life By Ben Norton, November 14, 2014
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Police Claim Minority Report-Style Pre-Crime Program Reduces Crime Rate By Mikael Thalen, November 14, 2014
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Worldwide Campaign to Defend Democracy in South Korea By Global Research News, November 13, 2014
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The Transfer of Israeli Arabs By Jonathan Cook, November 13, 2014
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FBI’s “Suicide Letter” to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Dangers of Unchecked Surveillance By Global Research News, November 13, 2014
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“Policing for Profit”: Seminars Teach US Police Officers How to Make Money from Civil Forfeiture By Amanda Warren, November 12, 2014
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Mistreatment of Asylum seekers in Ireland : Direct Provision, Human Dignity, Personal Autonomy and the ECHR By John O Shea, November 12, 2014
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Angry Protests Sweep Mexico after Government Says Missing Students are Dead By Don Knowland, November 11, 2014
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Overcriminalization, Prison Economy and the Illusion of a Trouble-Free Existence in the American Police State By John W. Whitehead, November 11, 2014
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Top Cop: US Militarized Vehicles Needed To Deal With “Anti-Government” Groups By Paul Joseph Watson, November 11, 2014
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Is Barack Obama Attempting to Harass and Intimidate Media Personalities on his ‘Enemies List’? By Michael Snyder, November 10, 2014
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Palestinians Clash with Israeli Troops over Young Palestinian’s Death By Press TV, November 09, 2014
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Punishing Protest: The Australian Move on Democracy By Binoy Kampmark, November 08, 2014
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Four Protesters Killed, Dozens Arrested across Egypt By Press TV, November 07, 2014
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Eroding Democratic Freedoms: Building a New “North American Partnership” for the Future By Dana Gabriel, November 07, 2014
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More than 100,000 March in Mexico City over Disappeared Students By Rafael Azul, November 07, 2014
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America’s Secret “Double Government”. A Permanent Unaccountable “Shadow Bureaucracy” By Russ Baker, November 07, 2014
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Peace Talks in Havana and Murder in Colombia: The Santos Regime’s Dual Strategy By Prof. James Petras, November 06, 2014
Killing Democracy One File at a Time: Justice Department Loosens FBI Domestic Spy Guidelines
FBI Wants to Hack Computers Globally, Seeks Search Warrant Expansion By RT, November 06, 2014
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Increasing Police Brutality: Americans Killed by Cops Now Outnumber Americans Killed in Iraq War By Global Research News, November 05, 2014
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FEMA Detention Camp in Upstate New York? By 21st Century Wire, November 05, 2014
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Ebola Quarantines? Your Fear and Safety Doesn’t Trump Anyone’s Rights By Joe Wright, November 05, 2014
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The Ottawa Shootings and the ISIL. “Continuity of Government” and Architecture of the “Deep State”: Peter Dale Scott Global Research News Hour Episode 80 By Michael Welch and Prof Peter Dale Scott, November 05, 2014
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Israel Moves to Outlaw Palestinian Political Parties in the Knesset By Jonathan Cook, November 05, 2014
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France’s Socialist Party Cracks Down on Protests against Police Murder of 21-year-old Ecological Activist Rémi Fraisse By Alex Lantier, November 04, 2014
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Hong Kong “Occupy Central” Funded by Washington: The Neocons and the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) By Tony Cartalucci, November 04, 2014
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Amendment to Israel’s Penal Code: “Up to 20 Years Prison Sentence” for Stone-Throwing at Cars By Anthony Bellchambers, November 03, 2014
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Falseness of Purity: Canada’s “Loss” of Innocence By Binoy Kampmark, November 02, 2014
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Ballots or Bullets: Democracy and World Power By Prof. James Petras, October 31, 2014
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Modern Day America: One Step Away from the Third Reich By John Stanton, October 31, 2014
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Social Media Surveillance Expands as IBM Taps Twitter By Joe Wright, October 31, 2014
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Canada: The Ottawa Shootings and the Derogation of Constitutional Rights. Did Zebaf-Bibeau Act Alone? By Mark Taliano, October 31, 2014
America's War in the Horn of  Africa:  “Drone Alley” – a Harbinger of Western Power across the African Continent
Ethiopia: Amnesty International’s Report: Sensationalism Gone Wild By Daniel Berhane, October 31, 2014
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VIDEO: State of Insecurity – Political Repression in Canada By William Ray, October 30, 2014
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Martial Law? The Official Ebola Story Doesn’t Smell Right By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, October 29, 2014
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Racism and Segregation in Israel: Under Israeli Apartheid, Palestinians Cannot Ride Israeli Buses By Ben Norton, October 29, 2014
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The American Deep State: Wall Street, Big Oil and the Attack on U.S. Democracy By Prof Peter Dale Scott and Lars Schall, October 29, 2014
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US Patriot Act: Government Spying Powers Used for Terrorism Only 0.5% of the Time By Mark Jaycox, October 29, 2014
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Canada’s Heart of Darkness. Democracy and Civility Foregone? By Jim Miles, October 29, 2014
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Police Brutality can only be Ended when Officers Face Justice By Richard Sudan, October 28, 2014
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Ebola Nurse Treated “Like a Criminal” in New Jersey Quarantine By Patrick Martin, October 28, 2014
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Police State USA: 15 Signs that We Live During a Time of Rampant Government Paranoia By Michael Snyder, October 28, 2014
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Police State Targets Dissidents: Government To “Impose Extreme Disruption Orders On Individuals” By Mac Slavo, October 28, 2014
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Civil Asset Confiscation: The US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Can Now Seize Bank Accounts On Suspicion Alone By Tyler Durden, October 27, 2014
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Mumia Abu-Jamal’s Remote Speech in Vermont: Police, Politicians, Media Respond with Threats of Violence By William Boardman, October 26, 2014
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Silencing Dissent: US Political Prisoners Mumia Abu-Jamal and Jeremy Hammond in the Sacrifice Zone of Empire By Nozomi Hayase, October 26, 2014
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Amnesty International: Ferguson Police Crackdown Violated US and International Law By Andre Damon, October 25, 2014
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Suspicious Canada Shooting Triggers ‘Minority Report’ Pre-Crime Plans for ‘Preventive Arrests’ By Melissa Melton, October 25, 2014
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Quoting US Official Sources, US Media had Advanced Knowledge of the Ottawa Shootings, Prior to Canadian Media By Amy MacPherson, October 24, 2014
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UN Refugee Agency: 824,000 Displaced by Ukraine Crisis By Press TV, October 24, 2014
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Canadian Government Seizes on Ottawa Shooting to Promote Militarist, Anti-democratic Agenda By Roger Jordan and Keith Jones, October 24, 2014
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Police State North America: U.S.-Canada Border Security Agreement. Sharing Biographic and Biometric Data By Dana Gabriel, October 23, 2014
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The Integration of Canada into a U.S. Dominated North American Security Perimeter By Dana Gabriel, October 23, 2014
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Obama Administration Forms Military “Strike Team” to Respond to Ebola Cases in the U.S. By J. D. Heyes, October 23, 2014