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Is Alexa Really Eavesdropping on You?

  Quotes: Is Alexa Really Eavesdropping on You? – Bloomberg all these concerns seem a bit overheated. If the companies are telling the truth about how they operate—and lying about it would draw ire from both government regulators and customers—the … Continue reading

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Mission – FIRE

Good resource if you are in college and feeling suppressed in mind and spirit. Quotes: Mission – FIRE The mission of FIRE is to defend and sustain individual rights at America’s colleges and universities. These rights include freedom of speech, … Continue reading

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Christian Farmer Barred from Michigan Market Because of Views on Gay Marriage

What does Islam, the LGBT, and the city of East Lansing have in common? “It’s our faith that informs us [a Catholic family] how to treat all who come to our farm and the farmers market with dignity and decency … Continue reading

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Seven Reasons Why Hacking the Internet Will Help Persecuted C… | Gleanings | ChristianityToday.com

Seven Reasons Why Hacking the Internet Will Help Persecuted C… | Gleanings | ChristianityToday.com Is Internet freedom vital to religious freedom? Increasingly yes, argue experts asking the U.S. government to spend millions more on improving international religious freedom in an … Continue reading

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Full Show: Trading Democracy for ‘National Security’ | Moyers & Company | BillMoyers.com

Full Show: Trading Democracy for ‘National Security’ | Moyers & Company | BillMoyers.com GLENN GREENWALD:  when somebody does something, like detonates two bombs, one of which is placed behind an eight-year-old child, which it kills, and then tears off the … Continue reading

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Everything under the civil liberties sun but labor rights

As Labor Struggles, Have the Big Rights and Liberties Groups Like the ACLU Deserted Unions? By Mark Ames, The Daily Banter Posted on June 25, 2012, Printed on June 27, 2012 http://www.alternet.org/story/156006/as_labor_struggles%2C_have_the_big_rights_and_liberties_groups_like_the_aclu_deserted_unions Progressive intellectuals have been acting very bipolar towards … Continue reading

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Washington’s 5 Worst Arguments for Keeping Secrets From You

By Spencer Ackerman  Email Author June 20, 2012 |  6:30 am |  Categories: Info War, Shadow Wars, Spies, Secrecy and Surveillance http://www.wired.com/images_blogs/dangerroom/2012/06/if-i-tell-batch1.jpg“> Military patches, courtesy of milspecmonkey.com The government’s vast secrecy bureaucracy does two things with great frequency. The first, of course, … Continue reading

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