News

The Overzealous Prosecution of Aaron Swartz

FeaturedNewsComments Off on The Overzealous Prosecution of Aaron Swartz

The tragic suicide last week of Aaron Swartz, the visionary Internet activist who helped create Reddit, is being blamed in part on the zeal...   Read More

End the Amtrak experiment

FeaturedNewsComments Off on End the Amtrak experiment

Amtrak triumphantly proclaimed 2012 to be a success. The reason? It posted a loss of only $361 million for the year. That’s its smallest...   Read More

Revealed: how the FBI coordinated the crackdown on Occupy

FeaturedNewsComments Off on Revealed: how the FBI coordinated the crackdown on Occupy

It was more sophisticated than we had imagined: new documents show that the violent crackdown on Occupy last fall – so mystifying at the...   Read More

Life Before FEMA

FeaturedNewsComments Off on Life Before FEMA

For real life-headlines worthy of The Onion, one needs look no further than the doings of the U.S. government and its agencies. One week...   Read More

Attorney General Secretly Granted Gov. Ability to Develop and Store Dossiers on Innocent Americans

FeaturedNewsComments Off on Attorney General Secretly Granted Gov. Ability to Develop and Store Dossiers on Innocent Americans

In a secret government agreement granted without approval or debate from lawmakers, the U.S. attorney general recently gave the National Counterterrorism Center sweeping new...   Read More

TSA claims sick girl tests positive for bomb residue

FeaturedNewsComments Off on TSA claims sick girl tests positive for bomb residue

A 12-year-old girl in a wheelchair was detained for nearly an hour at DFW Airport while trying to get through security. Shelbi Walser was...   Read More

7 Shocking Ways the Military Wastes Our Money

FeaturedNewsComments Off on 7 Shocking Ways the Military Wastes Our Money

The David Petraeus scandal has shined a light on the luxurious, subsidized lifestyle of the U.S. military’s top generals. But so far, what the...   Read More

US sends unstable Egypt free F-16 fighter jets

FeaturedNewsComments Off on US sends unstable Egypt free F-16 fighter jets

Despite instability due to the new Islamic government in Egypt, the US is sending more than 20 F-16 fighter jets to Egypt as part...   Read More

Americans Are The Most Spied On People In World History

FeaturedNewsComments Off on Americans Are The Most Spied On People In World History

More Spying On Citizens than in Stasi East Germany TechDirt notes: In a radio interview, Wall Street Journal reporter Julia Angwin (who’s been one...   Read More

You don’t have to make a federal case out of it

FeaturedNewsComments Off on You don’t have to make a federal case out of it

Carole Bond was furious when she discovered that her husband had impregnated her best friend, Myrlinda Hanes. Bond ordered poisonous chemicals through Amazon.com and...   Read More

© 2015 Sofarider Inc. All rights reserved. WordPress theme by Dameer DJ.