Citizens

EU Citizens Initiative Calls for Ban on Biometric Mass Surveillance Systems

By Katya Pivcevic A European Citizen’s Initiative (ECI), ‘Civil society initiative for a ban on biometric mass surveillance practices,’ has been registered by the European Commission, calling for a permanent end to the disproportionate uses of biometric data in ways which can lead to mass surveillance or any undue interference with fundamental rights. Dozens of…

Elon Musk Calls Chinese Government "More Responsible" To Its Citizens Than U.S.

Literally hours before it was reported that Alibaba’ Jack Ma has apparently been missing for the last two months, another well-known businessman relying on the resources of the Chinese state took an opportunity in an interview to call China “more responsible” than the U.S. That businessman is none other than the U.S.’s “boy wonder” visionary,…

Proposed Bill Bans Body Armor, Makes Possession a Crime, Forces Citizens to Turn it In or Face Arrest

By Matt Agorist Lawmakers in New York have proposed one of the most tyrannical and utterly worrisome pieces of legislation we’ve seen. They want to ban citizens from having body armor to protect themselves from bullets. As no one has ever beaten anyone to death with a bullet proof vest, the intentions behind this bill…

US Police Have Killed Over 1,600% More Citizens Than Mass Shooters Since 2015

By Matt Agorist Tragically, in America, mass shootings — in which murdering psychopaths go on rampages in public spaces — have claimed the lives of 392 people since 2015. While this number is certainly shocking and far too high, during this same time frame, police in America have claimed the lives of 6,571 citizens, according…

34 Police Departments Kill Citizens At Higher Rates Than the US Murder Rate

By Matt Agorist According to the most recent count of police killings, police in America have killed 1,039 people this year. Exactly 21 of these victims were at or under the age of 18 when their lives were taken by police officers who swore an oath to protect and serve. Many were unarmed while others…

DHS Investigated For Spying On Citizens Using Cell Data From Mobile Advertising

By Tyler Durden The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is launching an inspector general investigation into whether federal agencies surveilled Americans via their cell phone data without a warrant. While this sounds like nothing new, it involved federal agents buying access to a large commercial database. According to a letter the DHS sent to Congressional…

This New Technology Will Dangerously Expand Government Spying On Citizens

Authored by Jack Rasmus via Counterpunch.org, If you’re worried about the capability of government to conduct surveillance of citizens engaged in political assembly and protest, or even just personal activity, then you should be aware the technological capability of government surveillance is about to expand exponentially. The US Air Force’s Research Lab (yes, it has…

A New Technology Will Dangerously Expand Government Spying on Citizens

If you’re worried about the capability of government to conduct surveillance of citizens engaged in political assembly and protest, or even just personal activity, then you should be aware the technological capability of government surveillance is about to expand exponentially. The US Air Force’s Research Lab (yes, it has its own lab) has recently signed…

IRS Sent $1,200 Stimulus Checks to Random European Citizens, New Reporting Shows

By Brad Polumbo Congress is debating another round of COVID-19 stimulus legislation right now. But as the details continue to be hashed out, new evidence keeps mounting that shows just how wasteful and inefficient the first stimulus bill was. The $2 trillion+ CARES Act, passed in March, sent $1,200 “stimulus” checks to many Americans in…

Governor Forced to Back Down as Citizens Stand Up to Threats of Arrest Over Mask Order

By Matt Agorist Across the world, governments are using their only tool — which is force, or the threat of — in a futile attempt to fight COVID-19. Because the government does not act on logic and reason and instead makes knee jerk reactionary measures that almost always end in loss of freedom, the citizens…

“The Naked Truth About 5G”: Dutch Citizens Produce Video to Appeal to Their Prime Minister

By B.N. Frank The majority of scientists worldwide oppose 5G deployment. Cities worldwide AND entire countries have taken action to ban, delay, halt, and limit installation AS WELL AS issue moratoriums. Since 2018 there have been reports of people and animals experiencing symptoms and illnesses where 5G has been installed (see 1, 2, 3, 4)….