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The Murder of Sandra Bland

Sandra Bland, like countless others, was murdered by the State. She was dehumanized, brutalized and tortured. And regardless of whether she or someone else physically hanged her in that jail cell, her life was taken, nonetheless, by an entrenched system of White supremacy.  620 more words



Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whereabouts, activities and thoughts on Twitter, Instagram and other social networks without a qualm. 106 more words


Out of Shadows: New tech allows face recognition in utter darkness

German researchers have developed a new technology that can identify a person in poor lighting or even in absolute darkness thus potentially solving one of the main issues of the modern face recognition systems. 120 more words


We Are All Big Brother Now

This article presents an interesting question…in a world where connectivity and constant surveillance are a given, where is the line drawn in who is REALLY… 240 more words

Current Events

Pakistan Looks to Be Developing a Massive Orwellian Surveillance State

Pakistan has been building a snooping network that “would rival some of the world’s most powerful surveillance programs,” according to a report released this week by the London-based Privacy International. 558 more words


▶ William Blum on Covert Wars • Henry A. Wallace National Security Forum

The CIA began as a spy agency after World War Two, but soon the CIA was planning and executing covert operations across the globe without proper congressional oversight. 327 more words

U.S. Foreign Policy

Justice Denied

Promised myself that I would do a follow-up to You Are Now Dumber TV™ post that I did here regarding shows related to law enforcement and intelligence as opposed to ghosts and aliens. 704 more words