America, Land Of Christians Or Else …

Atheist soldier claims harassment Army Spc. Jeremy Hall sues U.S. for religious discrimination Hall is known as “the atheist guy,” called immoral and a devil worshipper He turned to the Military Religious Freedom Foundation for help “It’s just about time somebody said something” about pressure to believe in God

It eventually came […]

Customs: “Hand Over That Cell Phone, iPod & Laptop”

More and more people travel with laptops, BlackBerrys and cellphones.

The US government’s laptop-equals-suitcase position is raising red flags.

… her cellphone was taken from her purse.

… A few months earlier in the same airport, a tech engineer returning from a business trip to London objected when a federal agent asked […]

H.R. 1955: Another Reason For Paranoia

SEC. 899C. NATIONAL COMMISSION ON THE PREVENTION OF VIOLENT RADICALIZATION AND IDEOLOGICALLY BASED VIOLENCE.

 

H.R.1955 Title: To prevent homegrown terrorism, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Rep Harman, Jane [CA-36] (introduced 4/19/2007) Cosponsors (14) Latest Major Action: 10/24/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice […]

Is The Dark Web Watching You or Your Visitors

The Dark Web project team catalogues and studies places online where terrorists operate. Hsinchun Chen and his Artificial Intelligence Lab at the University of Arizona have created the Dark Web project. Terrorists and extremists have set up shop on the Internet, using it to recruit new members, spread propaganda and plan attacks across […]

Provisions of Patriot Act Unconstitutional

Finally a judge has ruled on what many Americans have known for some time, that the FBI’s national security letters are a violation of the Constitution.

A federal judge today struck down portions of the USA Patriot Act as unconstitutional, ordering the FBI to stop issuing “national security letters” that secretly demand customer […]

Get Ready For The Media Blitz – Petreaus In The Headlights

Marketing the War September marks the media rollout for the next stage of the White House campaign to keep boots on the ground in Iraq. Will General Petraeus stick to the script?

By Eleanor Clift Newsweek CT Aug 31, 2007

Aug. 31, 2007 – From a marketing standpoint, if […]