Privacy

Comey firing justly knocks FBI off its pedestal

James Bovard, Opinion columnist 3:18 a.m. ET May 11, 2017

It’s a historically untrustworthy secret organization that needs to live under rule of law.

President Trump’s firing of FBI chief James Comey provides a welcome chance to dethrone the FBI from its pinnacle in American politics and life. Last September, Comey denounced Twitter “demagoguery” for the widespread belief that the FBI was not “honest” or “competent.”

But the FBI has a long record of both deceit and incompetence. Five years ago, Americans learned that the FBI was teaching its agents that the bureau “has the ability to bend or suspend the law to impinge on the freedom of others.” This has practically been the FBI’s motif since its creation.

read more at https://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2017/05/11/comey-fbi-fire-trump-russia-investigation-james-bovard-column/101506342/

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How the Government Predicts The Future – Inside the “Sentient World Simulation”

Have you ever watched the TV show “Person Of Interest”? It started in 2011 and ran until 2016. The premise of the show was that the government had a massive computer and corresponding database that kept track of every individual in the United States. It also predicted tragic events that a small group of heroes that tries to correct those tragic events.

James Corbett in his July 4, 2012 “Eye Opener Report” describes a real government computer, sans the heroes. Of course that was back in 2012, who knows the advancements they have made in invading the publics privacy over these last 5 years. If you are unaware of the massive government surveillance that is being done or would like to know more listen to his report.

You can go to his site at https://www.corbettreport.com/how-the-government-predicts-the-future-inside-the-sentient-world-simulation/

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Liberty on Tap: Decentralize

I’m surrounded by people who are working around the system. Individuals are rendering the state unnecessary. They are building community, peacefully interacting with others from all walks of life and decentralizing. The state has duped many of us into thinking there is no other way but its way. The state has been diabolical in programming […]

Liberty on Tap August Gathering

Tulsa R3’s – Ron Paul Revolution

Kaye Beach, Oklahoma’s resident expert on biometric ID, will be our guest speaker this month. She will explain what biometric ID is, where it is being used now, and bring us up to speed on the latest efforts of the State to obtain our most personal information and why we should pay attention to this issue. You might be surprised where and how your biometric data is being obtained and used!

“Biometric data, especially facial biometrics, is extremely sensitive information that can be used to accomplish a great deal of surveillance and control over our personal affairs. It is important that we know what it is, who has it and how it is being used.”

Tulsa, OK 74120 – USA

Thursday, August 18 at 6:00 PM

http://www.meetup.com/ronpaul-32/events/233368123/