Artists, Activists Demand Concert Venues Drop Amazon’s Palm-Scanning Tech

By Jon Fingas, Engadget. -

Concert operators may like Amazon's palm recognition system, but some performers and activists are less than thrilled. A group of 200 artists and 30 rights groups has penned an open [...]

CIA And DoD-Connected Organizations Mapping WikiLeaks Supporters

By Talk Liberation. -

For Julian Assange and those closest to him, the journey to the Royal Courts of Justice this week has been arduous and fraught with nail-biting intrigue and danger. Scheduled to appear on October [...]

Digital Vaccine Passports Pave Way For Surveillance Capitalism

By Jeremy Loffredo And Max Blumenthal, The Grayzone. -

The death by starvation of Etwariya Devi, a 67-year-old widow from the rural Indian state of Jharkhand, might have passed without notice had it not been part of a more widespread trend. Like [...]

Workers At Amazon And Google Condemn ‘Project Nimbus’

By Left Voice. -

Google and Amazon workers have published a public letter calling on the two companies to cancel Project Nimbus, a $1.2 billion contract for cloud computing services for the Israeli military and [...]

DEA Went Undercover To Infiltrate A Vigil For George Floyd

By Dell Cameron, Gizmodo. -

As students at the University of South Florida quietly sobbed during a moment of silence for George Floyd last summer, they had no idea their candlelight vigil, organized before a monument to an [...]

Solidarity With Longtime Anti-War Activist Joe Lombardo!

By Committee to Stop FBI Repression. -

On the heels of its defeat in Afghanistan, the United States government has made it clear it is now once again setting its sights on anti-war activists in the United States. Their latest target [...]

President Biden: End The War On Terror At Home!

By Defending Rights & Dissent. -

While the Bush Administration launched these policies, the Obama and Trump Administrations cemented and expanded them. Under Obama, the US carried out drone strikes targeting US citizens, [...]

Preventing A Dystopian Future: New Campaign To Ban Killer And Surveillance Drones

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

Drones are being used as weapons of terror and oppression throughout the world. Not only do they make it possible for the United States to colonize and occupy other countries, but police [...]

Movement For Black Lives: Feds Targeted BLM Protesters

By Kat Stafford, Associated Press. -

The federal government deliberately targeted Black Lives Matter protesters via heavy-handed criminal prosecutions in an attempt to disrupt and discourage the global movement that swept the nation [...]

Governments Are Spying On The People Who Bring Us The News

By Janine Jackson, Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting. -

Janine Jackson: If you don’t know the story of how a consortium of journalists revealed how countries around the world have bought spyware from an Israeli surveillance firm, supposedly to track [...]

The Same FBI

By John Kiriakou, Consortium News. -

Many Americans were shocked last year when the FBI released a statement saying that a group of 13 Michigan men had plotted to kidnap Governor Gretchen Whitmer from her vacation home.  The group, [...]

Scheer Intelligence: Why The Israeli Spy Export Pegasus Is A Danger To Freedom

By Robert Scheer, -

In recent days, Pegasus, the name of Israeli spyware implicated in everything from the murder of journalists to the surveillance of world leaders, has been splashed across headlines around the [...]

Unanswered Questions Fuel Protests Against Police In Minnesota

By Sam Richards, Unicorn Riot. -

Minneapolis, MN – Since Winston Smith was killed nearly two weeks ago in a secretive federal raid, no video evidence or any names of officers involved have been released. Minneapolis has seen [...]

Art Against Drones

By Kathy Kelly, Toward Freedom -

At the High Line, a popular tourist attraction in New York City, visitors to the West side of Lower Manhattan ascend above street level to what was once an elevated freight train line and is now [...]

Aerial Surveillance In Twin Cities Frustrates, Alarms Residents

By Sam Richards, Unicorn Riot. -

When protests broke out several weeks ago in a Minneapolis, Minnesota suburb over the police killing of Daunte Wright, tensions were already high thanks to the trial of Derek Chauvin, the police [...]