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Power Of The State


You Can’t Protect Your Private Property From The Surveillance State

You Can’t Protect Your Private Property From The Surveillance State

“Smart” meters are government surveillance devices designed to accumulate data that includes day-to-day activity in such detail that the “enforcers” are actually using power usage records to obtain search warrants on homeowners.

ACLU Sues Police Over Videotaping Of Officers

ACLU Sues Police Over Videotaping Of Officers

Although Federal courts have upheld the rights of citizens to record police activities in public, police and other law enforcement officers continue to intimidate and often wrongfully arrest people who do it.

Chicago Police Superintendent Predicts Officers Will Shoot Lawful Gun Owners

Chicago Police Superintendent Predicts Officers Will Shoot Lawful Gun Owners

Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy, responding to a recent Federal appeals court ruling striking down Illinois’ ban on concealed carry, predicted legal gun owners would be shot by Chicago police officers.

Badge-Wearing Criminals Object, But You Can Film The Police

Badge-Wearing Criminals Object, But You Can Film The Police

An Alice, Texas, man standing in his own yard filming a police stop was kidnapped by a uniformed, badge-wearing thug who is obviously either ignorant of the law or believes he can make up laws on the spot.

Deputy Pepper Sprays, Uses Baton On Man With Down Syndrome

Deputy Pepper Sprays, Uses Baton On Man With Down Syndrome

A developmental disability is no excuse for not immediately and unconditionally complying with the local Gestapo, as 21-year-old Antonio Martinez found out last Thursday.

Ex-Police Chief Dies After Stun Gun Shock

Ex-Police Chief Dies After Stun Gun Shock

A former Pennsylvania police chief died after being shocked with a stun gun following a fight at a casino and a short police chase. State troopers said the investigation into the death was ongoing, but was being considered a result of natural causes.

Don’t Like Handing Over Papers? You Sound Like A F’n Nazi

Don’t Like Handing Over Papers? You Sound Like A F’n Nazi

A Crenshaw County, Ala., sheriff’s deputy, upset that Facebook users posted the whereabouts of a law enforcement roadblock he was working, took to Facebook himself and in doing so revealed the mindset that has become pervasive with law enforcement officers today.

Cops Taser Woman Who Wanted To Buy iPhones

Cops Taser Woman Who Wanted To Buy iPhones

Police are increasingly resorting to Tasers and brute force — including beating and shooting “suspects” — in all types of situations. Tasers are considered non-lethal weapons, but they are quite lethal.

Police Shoot Puppy, Ticket Owner Because It Wasn’t Leashed

A 7-month-old miniature bull terrier standing beside his owner in front of the owner’s gated home was deemed such a threat that a Chicago police officer felt the need to shoot it twice on a busy street.

Al Phillips said he saw police officers writing a parking ticket for his van and went outside to move it. The puppy, named Colonel Phillips and known to the neighborhood as “The Colonel,” followed Phillips out the gate.

“Then all I hear is boom! Boom! Two shots. You shot the dog!” Phillips told Fox 32 News.

No, The Indefinite Detention Fight Isn’t Over

No, The Indefinite Detention Fight Isn’t Over

Headlines last week declaring a civil liberties victory in a Senate vote to do away with indefinite detention provisions in the National Defense Authorization Act are misleading, say critics of military detention of American citizens.

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