Tag Archives: civil liberties

After a Year Under Lockdown, Will Our Freedoms Survive the Tyranny of COVID-19?

By John W. Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “The remedy is worse than the disease.”—Francis Bacon One way or another, the majority of Americans will survive COVID-19. It remains to be seen, however, whether our freedoms will survive the tyranny … Continue reading

Posted in Authoritarianism, civil liberties, conditioning, Corporate Crime, culture, Deep State, divide and conquer, Dystopia, Empire, Health, Militarization, news, police state, Psy-ops, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime, surveillance state, Technocracy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Stand Up to Tyranny: How to Respond to the Evils of Our Age

By John W. Whitehead & Nisha Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “The church must be reminded that it is not the master or the servant of the state, but rather the conscience of the state. It must be the guide … Continue reading

Posted in Activism, Authoritarianism, civil disobedience, civil liberties, culture, Dystopia, Empire, imperialism, Inequality, Law, Militarization, Oligarchy, Philosophy, police state, Revolution, society, Spirituality, State Crime, surveillance state, Technocracy, war | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Government’s War on Free Speech: Protest Laws Undermine the First Amendment

By John W. Whitehead & Nisha Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.”— George Washington It’s a given that the government is … Continue reading

Posted in Activism, Authoritarianism, civil disobedience, civil liberties, culture, Dystopia, Empire, freedom of speech, Law, Mass Incarceration, Militarization, news, Oligarchy, police state, Revolution, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime, surveillance state, Technocracy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Techno-Censorship: The Slippery Slope from Censoring ‘Disinformation’ to Silencing Truth

By John W. Whitehead & Nisha Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.”― George Orwell This is the slippery slope that leads … Continue reading

Posted in Authoritarianism, censorship, civil liberties, corporate news, culture, Dystopia, freedom of speech, internet freedom, media, Media Literacy, news, Oligarchy, propaganda, Psy-ops, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime, surveillance state, Technocracy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

To Conspiracy Theory or to Not Conspiracy Theory (That is the Question)

By Scott Owen Source: CounterPunch Ever since the words were first introduced, conspiracy theories have carried the weight and stigma of mysterious enigmas wrapped in multiple layers of intrigue, deception, black-ops and lies. The very notion of conspiracy theories is … Continue reading

Posted in Authoritarianism, censorship, CIA, civil liberties, conditioning, Conspiracy, corporate news, culture, Dystopia, freedom of speech, internet freedom, media, Media Literacy, news, Oligarchy, propaganda, Psy-ops, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime, Technocracy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Q-Word: Weapon of Choice for Smearing Opponents

By Trevor Scott FitzGibbon Source: Consortium News One of the most effective information-operation weapons during the 2016 presidential election was to smear political targets as “Russian bots” working on behalf of the Kremlin. Journalists were de-platformed, presidential candidates were smeared, and lives were … Continue reading

Posted in Authoritarianism, censorship, civil liberties, corporate news, culture, Deep State, divide and conquer, Dystopia, elites, Empire, freedom of speech, internet freedom, media, Media Literacy, news, Oligarchy, propaganda, Psy-ops, Psychology, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime, surveillance state, Technocracy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Social Media’s Threat to Free Speech is Real

By Peter Van Buren Source: We Meant Well The interplay between the First Amendment and corporations like Twitter, Google, Amazon, Apple and Facebook is the most significant challenge to free speech in our lifetimes. Pretending a corporation with the reach … Continue reading

Posted in Authoritarianism, censorship, civil liberties, conditioning, Corporate Crime, corporate news, culture, Deep State, Dystopia, elites, freedom of speech, internet freedom, media, Media Literacy, news, Oligarchy, Privatization, propaganda, Psy-ops, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime, surveillance state, Technocracy, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

YouTube Financially Deplatforms Swath Of Indie Media Accounts

By Caitlin Johnstone Source: CaitlinJohnstone.com The Google-owned video sharing platform YouTube has demonetized numerous independent media accounts, a jarring escalation in the steadily intensifying campaign against alternative news outlets online. Progressive commentators Graham Elwood, The Progressive Soapbox, The Convo Couch, Franc Analysis, Hannah Reloaded and Cyberdemon531 have all … Continue reading

Posted in Authoritarianism, censorship, civil liberties, conditioning, consciousness, Corporate Crime, corporate news, culture, Deep State, divide and conquer, Dystopia, elites, Empire, freedom of speech, internet freedom, news, Oligarchy, Psy-ops, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime, surveillance state, Technocracy, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment