The latest from the for-profit college scandal: FTC and Strayer

On October 31, 2013 the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released a pamphlet entitled, “Choosing A College: 8 Questions to Ask.” The agency’s main mission is “to prevent business practices that are anticompetitive or deceptive or unfair to consumers” (ibid). The FTC says it is now interested in protecting students from predatory for-profit colleges that steal around $33 […]

Sex offenders in New York banned from online gaming

Sex offenders in the United States are slowly losing their rights. First, they were banned from Facebook, now, in New York State, they’ve been banned from online gaming because there might be children playing those same games. Many games contain an audio or text component that allows players to communicate with one another. Mr. Schneiderman […]

Is the US headed for martial law?

  Quite a few weapons from the US military are going to police departments throughout the US.  Benjamin Carlson at The Daily reports on a little known endeavor called the “1033 Program” that gave more than $500 million of military gear to U.S. police forces in 2011.  This upswing coincides with an increasingly military-like style […]

Occupy Endgame: law enforcement arrests 1%’s War, economic criminals

source: Carl Herman The brilliant 2-minute video from Waiting for the Storm below is a message for police, sheriff, and military law enforcement to arrest US political, economic, and corporate “leadership” who have committed obvious crimes. Occupy’s endgame, in retrospect, will be obvious: after a period of “emperor has no clothes” expository communication from independent Internet […]

Occupy teachers/profs: end 1%’s criminal wars by teaching war laws, war facts

Of all the laws to know, when war is lawful or criminal is arguably the most important. Of all the lessons of history, the sacrifices of all our families through two world wars for the legal victory that strictly limits nations’ use of war is arguably the most important. Teachers and professors could end criminal […]

Are Authorities Poisoning North America With Narcotics?

A question I sometimes ask myself is, “where are all the illegal narcotics flooding neighborhoods coming from?” A 1994 book reveals government and police involvement in drug running in the 1980s and 1990s. Since, to my knowledge, the volume of drugs flooding the United States has not diminished; another question arises, “are US authorities running […]

Are Israeli art students spying in Utah?

 Is there door-to-door spying by Israelis in Utah?  Some very strange activities are occurring in America.  Take the latest activity that came across my radar this morning.  Perhaps you have heard about it, but most likely you have not. In a recent article by Brent Hunsaker for ABC4, online, we find that: “Sales people working […]

Full body scanners can save messages and photos after all

Despite the fact that the feds said that messages couldn’t be saved, but could be saved for training purposes and despite the fact that the feds reassured everyone that this function was not turned on in working machines and they wouldn’t be abused, they have now admitted that the function is turned on and some […]

New Immigration Law: Capitalism & Immigration = Fascism

By Elbert “Big Man” Howard Arizona’s newly-passed law, SP 1070, firstly, allows police officers to subjectively determine what race they think a person is along with how poorly a command of the English language they believe the person has. Secondly, this law allows these law enforcement officers at will, based on these racist methods, to stop, detain, harass, question, demand identification, […]

Family Members Needed for Study on Law Enforcement Related Deaths

Family Members Needed for Study on Law Enforcement Related Deaths The Investigative Sociology project at Sonoma State University (SSU) and Media Freedom Foundation are conducting a study on the commonalities of law enforcement related deaths in the United States. We are seeking to  conduct telephone interviews with individuals in families of people who have died […]