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Government of the people

Having read the weekends blogs I follow, I’m reminded of the fact that its likely most Americans have not taken the time to read the… 738 more words

Government

Inquiry-Based Learning and Performance Assessment

Civic Responsibility

Link: https://www.learningtogive.org/units/laws-what-are-they-good/just-spoonful-rights-makes-responsibility-go-round-part-i#lesson-instructions

Summary: Students perform a skit demonstrating rights and responsibilities within the school community. Introduce key concepts, including Bill of Rights, citizen, civic responsibility, and civil rights. 166 more words

Content Area Resource Anthology

Trump, Safety Pins, Diversity, and Accountability

I was raised a good ol’ country boy. Hearing racial epithets was quite common, to the place that older members of my family didn’t even think they were derogatory. 691 more words

FBI Just Got Huge Expansion of Hacking Powers, and Other Tales of Surveillance & Censorship

I guess some real news crept into the fake news…Here’s a story from RT (h/t Dean)

FBI gets expanded hacking powers despite Senate fight

Critics argue the rule threatens the privacy rights of Americans.Senator Ron Wyden (D-Oregon) tried three times on Wednesday to delay the changes, which will take effect at midnight.

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Propaganda

This week in American discourse (2)

Here are some points I’ve either read or heard made over the course of the past days by my fellow citizens. These have been edited for clarity, respectability and brevity. 190 more words

Politics

Messin' With The Flag

With our soon-to-be Dear Leader proclaiming in yet another knee-jerk (with emphasis on the latter) Tweet regarding the burning of the flag,  it brings to topic again that age-old debate about what to do (if anything) with those that desecrate the flag. 1,619 more words

Social Issues

1984 Unfolding as Public Surveillance Technologies Deployed Without Consent | Isaac Davis - Waking Times

Isaac Davis, Staff Writer
Waking Times

We are fast approaching an era when humanity will be subjugated by a technological tyranny managed by an untouchable organization of elites, bureaucrats and paid public minders hired to monitor our behaviors, emotions and thoughts. 679 more words

Psychological Operations (PsyOps)