Fascism

Articles involving crony-capitalism and tyrannical government.

Own A Gun? Now You Could Get No-Knock Raided

You have to love this case.  The Rutherford Institute reports: In August 2006, Collin County (Texas) police obtained a warrant to search John Quinn’s home based on information that Quinn’s son might be in possession of controlled substances. The warrant did not authorize police to enter the residence without knocking and announcing their entry. Nevertheless,…

Cops Break 10-Year-Old’s Leg, Then Sexually Assault His Mom

  Cop Block reports: Court documents claim officers of the NYPD’s 63rd Precinct came to Krystle Silvera’s home looking for an ex-boyfriend at 7 a.m. on Jan. 30, 2013. Silvera’s mother, a 61-year-old lung and brain cancer patient, answered the door, but couldn’t understand why the officers were there. That is when Silvera’s 10-year-old son picked…

Cops Kill More Americans Than Iraqi Or Afghan Insurgents

FilmingCops.com reports: Cops have killed well over 5,000 Americans since 9/11. Many of these killings have occurred during no-knock raids, which have risen by 4000% since the 1980s. Iraqi insurgents, by comparison, have killed around 3,500 Americans in Iraq since 9/11 in Operation Iraqi “Freedom.” It is not just Iraq. The number of Americans killed by police also now exceeds the number of…

NSA, GCHQ Mapping “Political Alignment” of Cellphone Users

Here’s the link to the original Guardian article with the documents referenced in the following WSWS article.  While reading the Guardian article, be sure to ask yourself what good each particular data type being collected is in the “fight against terrorism.” To me, its clear that these data collection programs have absolutely nothing to do…