2nd State Resisting Militarization Of Cops

New law cracks down on grenade launch­ers, armored vehi­cles, drones A sec­ond state has joined a grow­ing effort to curb the mil­i­ta­riza­tion of local police depart­ments by the fed­er­al gov­ern­ment. WND report­ed last month New Jer­sey Gov. Chris Christie signed into law a bill that bans local law-enforce­­ment agen­cies from obtain­ing nightscopes, mil­i­tary assault rifles, […]

CPS Destroying Rengo Family: Demands Erica Separate from her Husband to Get Children Back

It has been more than three months since the dra­mat­ic arrest and cap­ture of Eri­ca May and Cleave Rengo’s 3 small chil­dren by CPS in Cal­i­for­nia, where Eri­ca shout­ed to reporters: “Send a mes­sage to Amer­i­ca for me. Chil­dren don’t belong to the gov­ern­ment. The gov­ern­ment belongs to the peo­ple.” Eri­ca and Cleave are from […]

Police Must Respect the Right of Citizens to Record Them

I’m ask­ing all the cit­i­zens of North Charleston to con­tin­ue tap­ing.” That is what Coun­cil­woman Dorothy Williams said in response to the shoot­ing death of Wal­ter Scott. She and oth­ers rec­og­nize that the sto­ry would have been very dif­fer­ent with­out the video show­ing that a white police offi­cer shot the unarmed black man sev­er­al times […]

Want to Record The Cops? Know Your Rights

There are some very dis­turb­ing videos cir­cu­lat­ing the Inter­net right now, depict­ing the deaths of unarmed civil­ians at the hands of trained, armed men. Many of these videos even show indi­vid­u­als being shot in the back, or as they try to flee. These are videos of police offi­cers in Amer­i­ca killing unarmed black men like […]

Ways and Means of Sedition

FA Note: After pub­lish­ing her arti­cle, Vicky emailed the fol­low­ing com­ment: A thought just occurred to me… this would be a bril­liant strat­e­gy to pro­vide ter­ror­ist fund­ing in a dis­trib­uted and vir­tu­al­ly unstop­pable way because the courts would be enforc­ing the child sup­port decrees of for­eign tri­bunals — which includes the tri­bunals of the Imams. […]

New Coalition Site Fight215.org Launches to Amplify Opposition to the NSA’s Mass Surveillance

A coali­tion of 34 orga­ni­za­tions from across the polit­i­cal spec­trum is launch­ing Fight215.orgtoday to help con­cerned indi­vid­u­als con­tact law­mak­ers and demand an end to NSA’s uncon­sti­tu­tion­al mass sur­veil­lance under the Patri­ot Act. The launch coin­cides with the count­down to the expi­ra­tion of Sec­tion 215 of the Patri­ot Act, which the NSA claims jus­ti­fies bulk col­lec­tion […]

BREAKING: Legislation Launched to SHUT DOWN the UN’s Agenda

Sen­a­tor Jim Inhofe added an amend­ment to the Unit­ed Nations Arms Trade Treaty that would poten­tial­ly shut down parts of the Unit­ed Nations if the treaty were to pass. Pri­or to Inhofe’s amend­ment, Sen­a­tor Mike Crapo added an amend­ment to push back Obama’s Depart­ment of Jus­tice and their Oper­a­tion Choke Point. Oper­a­tion Choke Point was an over­reach […]

Leaked TPP Investment Chapter Reveals Serious Threat to User Safeguards

A new­ly leaked chap­ter of the Trans-Pacif­ic Part­ner­ship (TPP) agree­ment from Wik­ileaks has con­firmed some of our worst fears about the agree­ment. The lat­est pro­vi­sions would enable multi­na­tion­al cor­po­ra­tions to under­mine pub­lic inter­est rules through an inter­na­tion­al tri­bunal process called investor-state dis­pute set­tle­ment (ISDS). Under this process, for­eign com­pa­nies can chal­lenge any new law or […]