ACLU sues four top Obama administration officials over Verizon metadata sharing

June 12, 2013 in News

Ars Technica | The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed a lawsuit Tuesday against four high-level government officials, arguing that Verizon’s ongoing sharing of telephone metadata to the National Security Agency (NSA) is unconstitutional. The officials include Director of National Intelligence James Clapper…

America: A Deteriorating Nation of Denial & Apathy

June 10, 2013 in News

Sibel Edmonds | As the unending back-to-back scandals unfold, from the arrest and prosecution of courageous truth-tellers (aka whistleblowers), to the illegal wiretapping of all Americans, torture, indefinite detentions, the groping and handling of travelers, utilizing the IRS as the government’s hit-men and thugs…

FBI Director Candidate Comey Complicit in “Dark Chapter” in US History

June 4, 2013 in News

Bill Conroy | Former Deputy Attorney General Played Leading Role in Cover-Up of US Government Informant’s Participation in Mass Murder in Mexico. President Barack Obama is expected to nominate former George W. Bush-era Deputy Attorney General James Comey as the next director of the FBI…

The FBI: An American Cheka

June 4, 2013 in News

Will Grigg | Nearly twenty years ago, then-FBI Director Louis Freeh – still basking in his agency’s residual glory from the Mt. Carmel Massacre of April 1993 – visited Moscow to sign a joint cooperation accord with the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB). After touring the Lubyanka Square headquarters of the Russian…

The Department of Homeland Security Routinely Spies upon and Disrupts “Occupy” Protests

May 20, 2013 in News

Dylan Murphy | The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has been engaged in massive surveillance of peaceful protesters which undermines protections enshrined in the First and Fourteenth Amendments. Two recent studies raise serious questions about the way the DHS…

Round the Clock Surveillance: Is This the Price of Living in a ‘Free, Safe’ Society?

May 16, 2013 in News

John W. Whitehead | Immediately following the devastating 9/11 attacks, which destroyed the illusion of invulnerability which had defined American society since the end of the Cold War, many Americans willingly ceded their rights and liberties to government officials who promised…

James Corbett: Who is Graham Fuller?

May 8, 2013 in News

James Corbett | In the days of hysteria immediately following the Boston bombing, an unlikely media darling emerged. Ruslan Tsarni, the alleged bombers’ uncle, known to the press as “Uncle Ruslan,” gained notoriety for the ferocity with which he denounced his own…

Lighting the Fuse: What Do We Know About the Tsarnaev Brothers?

April 27, 2013 in TOR Blog

Danny Benavides | A comprehensive review of key events relating to Tamerlan Tsarnaev and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev that preceded the horrific bombing of the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013.

FBI Fake Terror Plot History: Judge Napolitano (VIDEO)

April 26, 2013 in News

Andrew Napolitano | Judge Andrew Napolitano on the history of “The FBI Terror Factory”, it’s history of entrapment. “Does the federal government work for us, or do we work for the federal government? Can the government save us from a plot of their own creation?”

When Homeland Security Theater goes Off-Script

April 25, 2013 in News

Will Grigg | While police in Watertown, Massachusetts closed in on the boat in which 19-year-old terrorist suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev had concealed himself, FBI investigators in Chicago were snapping handcuffs on 18-year-old Abdella Ahmed Tounisi…