FEMA Is Beta Testing a Bank Holiday As the Economy Nears Collapse

The Common Sense Show by Dave Hodges   The global economy, and in particular, the American economy is in such a state of free-fall, it is difficult to know where to start when describing the overall devastation. Here is a small cross-section of the devastation which will precede some very major political, social and military… Read More FEMA Is Beta Testing a Bank Holiday As the Economy Nears Collapse

Big Brother Seeking to Get in Your Child’s Head — Literally

The New American by Alex Newman   With help and funding from the federal government, Big Brother is about to get inside your child’s mind — literally. Emerging technologies backed by the U.S. Department of Education are already being deployed in “education,” with federal education bureaucrats hoping to eventually use those tools to monitor and… Read More Big Brother Seeking to Get in Your Child’s Head — Literally

The Army Has Made a Robot Cockroach

Defense One BY PATRICK TUCKER   Biologically inspired robot bugs could be the next big thing in intelligence collection. ROBERT FULL / BERKLEY Researchers from Berkeley today announced the creation of a robot cockroach, called the compressible robot with articulated mechanisms, or CRAM, funded in part by the Army Research Laboratory under the Micro Autonomous… Read More The Army Has Made a Robot Cockroach

Don’t Give a Damn About the TPP? You’re Going to Wish It Gave a Damn About You

Washington’s Blog by David Swanson   Try this at home. Dress up corporate. Stand on a corner with a clipboard. Hover a drone with a video camera nearby. Ask passersby: 1. Who’s in the Super Bowl? 2. Who should be president next year? 3. What was just signed in New Zealand that, if ratified, will… Read More Don’t Give a Damn About the TPP? You’re Going to Wish It Gave a Damn About You

Federal Reserve Economic Stimulus Plan Goes Negative!

The Great Recession Blog by David Haggith   The Federal Reserve economic stimulus plan is edging toward the Twilight Zone now that the Fed sees its recovery about to be eaten by an economic apocalypse greater than its imagination could conceive. Though many think of central bankers as stogy and uncreative, the Fed has been quite… Read More Federal Reserve Economic Stimulus Plan Goes Negative!

Border Patrol Agents Ordered to Stand Down in Enforcing Immigration Laws

The New American by Warren Mass   The president of the National Border Patrol Council (NBPC), testifying before the House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security on February 4, stated that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the U.S. Attorney’s office have come up with a new policy that undermines immigration law… Read More Border Patrol Agents Ordered to Stand Down in Enforcing Immigration Laws