US Police State

All blog entries related to the US Police State and destruction of civil liberties.

The Supreme Court Decided Your Silence Can Be Used Against You

The Atlantic reports: A nation continues to wait for final word on the Supreme Court’s Big Four cases this term — voting rights, affirmative action, DOMA, and Proposition 8 — but the justices’ closest decision arrived first on Monday, in a 5-4 ruling on Salinas v. Texas in which the conservative members of the Court and Anthony Kennedy determined…

Thousands Of Firms Trade Confidential Data With The US Government In Exchange For Classified Intelligence

ZeroHedge reports: The rabbit hole just got deeper. A whole lot deeper. On Sunday we predicated that “there’s one reason why the administration, James Clapper and the NSA should just keep their mouths shut as the PRISM-gate fallout escalates: with every incremental attempt to refute some previously unknown facet of the US Big Brother state, a new piece…

Domestic Spying: Stellar Wind Is Watching You Through A PRISM

For those of you who are still unaware, the Washington Post and the Guardian released stories yesterday claiming that an anonymous NSA official released information to them about a secret wiretapping system called the PRISM / US-984XN.  This system ties into virtually every major email and social media provider, allowing NSA officials to view every electronic transaction a…

Police State Round-up

A little police state round-up from Libertarian News. Truck Driver Beaten By Police For Not Signing Traffic Ticket Cop Kills Man For Not Wearing Seat Belt CA Police Kill Unarmed Suicidal Man Police Choke Black Teenager Over “Dehumanizing Stares” Overweight Asthmatic Tased to Death in Home Raid Park Ranger Arrests Man With Leg Cramps Liberty…