Things Are Getting Worse, Not Better: Round Ups, Checkpoints and National ID Cards

Washington’s Blog By John Whitehead   “The roundups are getting worse. The checkpoints are getting worse. The harassment is getting worse. The things we were worried would happen are happening.”—Angus Johnston, professor at the City University of New York No one is safe. No one is immune. No one gets spared the anguish, fear and…

What Happens After the Next 9/11

International Man by Doug Casey   Is a police state in the US possible? Absolutely. That’s because people are essentially the same the world over, regardless of their culture, religion, race, or what-have-you. A certain percentage of them are sociopaths. There is a standard distribution of sociopaths across time and space. It’s a function of…

The Surveillance State: An Inexorable March Toward Totalitarianism

SHTFplan by Jeremiah Johnson   Gizmodo released an article entitled “US Homeland Security Wants Facial Recognition to Identify People in Moving Cars,” on 11/2/17 by Matt Novak. The Surveillance State has slowed down its rate of growth since the President took office, however, it has not halted that growth. Instead, it lies festering below the veneer…

All Of This Is Being Recorded: “Where We Shop, Where We Work, When We Commute… A Camera Always Filming”

SHTFplan by Jeremiah Johnson   Most people have been aware of Edward Snowden’s case that made world headlines when he made public the actions taken by the U.S. government and the alphabet agencies to spy on the average American citizen.  The camp is divided, with many labeling Snowden as a traitor while others call him…

The Radical Jesus: How Would the Baby in a Manger Fare in the American Police State?

Washington’s Blog By John Whitehead   “Jesus is too much for us. The church’s later treatment of the gospels is one long effort to rescue Jesus from ‘extremism.’”—author Gary Wills, What Jesus Meant Jesus was good. He was caring. He had powerful, profound things to say—things that would change how we view people, alter government…