Vic Bishop – State lawmakers are pushing to prevent utility companies from using solar and wind power.
Paul A. Philips – Some people still believe this is a free country.
Patrick Henningsen – Nine out of ten experts agree: this very well could be mankind’s last stand.
Dylan Charles – Americans should be out protesting the government, but for these meaningful reasons.
Nathaniel Mauka – The government can now declare you a cyber-threat, simply for sending an email.
Vic Bishop – Surveillance is conditioning people into a mindset that it’s ok for corporations to track their every move.
Alex Pietrowski – Research into the effects of government spying proves how dangerous it is to the individual.
Derrick Broze – All around the nation, mysterious technology is being installed in our cities and neighborhoods.
Sergey Baranov & Ethan Indigo Smith – Is it good for the people or good for business?
Bernie Suarez – 7 top reasons why cell phones are terrible for society.
Aaron Dykes & Melissa Dykes – What exactly are these mysterious towers being used for?
Catherine J. Frompovich – Analog electric meters are proven to be safe, so why are they pushing smart meters on us?
Film – William Binney speaks out in this feature-length interview with Tragedy and Hope’s Richard Grove, focused on the topic of the ever-growing surveillance state in America. Is our freedom really at stake?
Video – These videos show two novel products that use brain wave sensing technology, but should we be concerned about mental surveillance?
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 […]
Terence Newton, Staff Writer Waking Times Without much of a mentionable public debate about the implementation of police state surveillance and tracking technologies in our society, we are quickly moving into an era where personal liberty and privacy do not exist. For those of us who grew up without being monitored and tracked everywhere we […]
Melissa Morrone, Waging Nonviolence Waking Times A woman was trying to apply for a job at a major retailer. She had to fill out an online form that prompted her to create a username and password, and then enter personal information down to the last four digits of her Social Security number.“How do you know […]
Bruce E. Levine, AlterNet Waking Times Traditionally, young people have energized democratic movements. So it is a major coup for the ruling elite to have created societal institutions that have subdued young Americans and broken their spirit of resistance to domination. Young Americans—even more so than older Americans—appear to have acquiesced to the idea that the […]
Ingrid Burrington, Waging Nonviolence Contributor Waking Times In a small park next to the National Security Agency in Fort Meade, Md., signs explain rules about photographs one can take — and illustrate the kind of photo one isn’t allowed to take. (WNV/Ingrid Burrington)Mass surveillance has an image problem. The visual references commonly used to portray […]