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Big Brother Is Watching You: Paranoia, Surveillance, and the Drug War

Big Brother Is Watching You: Paranoia, Surveillance, and the Drug War

Brian Macaulay, The Fix Waking Times Police have new tech to help them predict and enforce the law better than ever—but that also means enforcing the racial bias of drug arrests faster than ever, too. “Just because you’re paranoid doesn’t mean they aren’t after you,” wrote Joseph Heller in 1961’s Catch-22. At the time, this comic statement […]

By August 28, 2014 2 Comments Read More →
Spying, Prying & Lying: The Rise of Global Digital Surveillance

Spying, Prying & Lying: The Rise of Global Digital Surveillance

Patrick Henningsen, New Dawn Waking Times “Books have been written about [US] President Eisenhower’s famous farewell warning in 1961 about the ‘military-industrial complex,’ and what he described as its ‘unwarranted influence.’ But an even greater leviathan today, one that the public knows little about, is the ‘intelligence-industrial complex.’” – Michael Hirsh, National Journal1 In our interconnected […]

Micro-Chipped Pharmaceuticals Given Green Light by Medical Totalitarians

Micro-Chipped Pharmaceuticals Given Green Light by Medical Totalitarians

Christina Sarich, Staff Writer Waking Times Proteus Digital Health which recently changed their name from Proteus Biomedical has been given approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to dose you with a micro-chipped pill. The company has been working with the FDA since 2008, at its own admission, to ‘determine the regulatory pathway for this […]

By August 15, 2013 7 Comments Read More →
“Sharing” and the Surveillance Society

“Sharing” and the Surveillance Society

Barbara Alice Mann, Reality Sandwich Waking Times Anyone who ever had The Scarlet Letter inflicted on her in high school is well aware of the lynchpin of Puritan violence: the omnipresent eye, watching, watching, watching to censor all inner thoughts, vague transgressions, or other fleeting expressions, even before they formulate consciously. The worst part of being Hester […]

The Great “Smart Meters” Hoax – Electromagnetic Fields Are Real And Dangerous To Our Health

The Great “Smart Meters” Hoax – Electromagnetic Fields Are Real And Dangerous To Our Health

Raluca Schachter, Guest Writer Waking Times Just when you thought modern technology in the wrong hands of profit driven companies can’t possibly destroy your health, soil, air, food and water any worse than it already does…something even more monstrous is cooking in their “money making oven”! This time it is called SMART METER! The only “smart” […]

By March 7, 2013 7 Comments Read More →
How to Evade Government Surveillance and Stay Anonymous Online

How to Evade Government Surveillance and Stay Anonymous Online

Chris Dougherty, Contributing Writer Waking Times Why stay anonymous online? In today’s society there are people and automated devices that are recording your deepest, most private thoughts and activities. Each day we voluntarily divulge the most intimate details of our lives through social networking accounts, email, banking apps, online games and more. In addition, governments and corporations can censor and block our […]

By January 4, 2013 41 Comments Read More →
Is Privacy History? Top 5 Ways You Are Being Digitally Monitored and Catalogued Daily

Is Privacy History? Top 5 Ways You Are Being Digitally Monitored and Catalogued Daily

Waking Times What if somebody told you that you were being monitored inside and outside your home 24 hours a day? Would you believe them? Most people wouldn’t. However reality is often scarier than fiction. Chances are if you’re reading this, you likely live in a nation that utilizes the following tracking methodologies that have […]

By December 11, 2012 31 Comments Read More →
Human Batteries – Superhuman Evolution?

Human Batteries – Superhuman Evolution?

Anna Hunt, Contributing Writer Waking Times Batteries Included Can you imagine being able to charge your cell phone just by walking, or power your iPod by eating and moving your jaw?  No longer a matter of science fiction, scientists have discovered how to harness the energy that the human ear creates during movements, paving the […]

By November 12, 2012 3 Comments Read More →