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NYPD Video Of Cops Beating A Teenager - Business Insider

NYPD Video Of Cops Beating A Teenager - Business Insider | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
The incident began because a man refused to leave the women's part of the center, NYPD Deputy Commissioner Paul Brown told Business Insider. He also confirmed the NYPD Internal Affairs Bureau is investigating.
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Col. Ann Wright: America’s Drones Are Homeward Bound - Truthdig

Col. Ann Wright: America’s Drones Are Homeward Bound - Truthdig | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
The FAA has until Sept. 30, 2015, to formulate a plan to integrate up to 30,000 drones into U.S. airspace.
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Prosecutors refuse to show lawyers defending #NATO3 an indictment.

Prosecutors refuse to show lawyers defending #NATO3 an indictment. | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
CHICAGO — Attorneys for three men facing terror-related charges for allegedly plotting to use Molotov cocktails on President Barack Obama's campaign headquarters during the NATO summit last month blasted Illinois' anti-terrorism statute Tuesday,...
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FBI Domestic Terrorism Training Guides on Anarchists, Environmentalists

FBI Domestic Terrorism Training Guides on Anarchists, Environmentalists | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
FBI training materials show how the government is targeting “black separatists,” anarchists, animal rights activists, and environmentalists.
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Collateral Damage in the War on Protesters: Neighbors of the NATO3 Cuffed, Held at Gunpoint | | AlterNet

Collateral Damage in the War on Protesters: Neighbors of the NATO3 Cuffed, Held at Gunpoint | | AlterNet | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
In this exclusive, neighbors of activists accused of...
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Protesters and Chicago police clash as the #NATO...

Protesters and Chicago police clash as the #NATO... | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
Protesters and Chicago police clash as the #NATO summit meets.
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Talking Surveillance Cameras Coming to U.S. Streets | Pakalert Press

Talking Surveillance Cameras Coming to U.S. Streets | Pakalert Press | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
Talking surveillance cameras that bark orders at passers-by and can also record conversations are heading for U.S. streets, with manufacturer Illuminating Concepts announcing the progress of its 'Intellistreets' system.
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Twitter Defends User In Court Over Occupy Tweets

Twitter Defends User In Court Over Occupy Tweets | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
Twitter Defends User In Court Over Occupy Tweets #WebProNews http://t.co/JiDHaMq3...
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Big Brother Wired for War : Drones over American Skies (Apr 05, 2012)

H.R. 658 A bill signed by President Obama makes possible for the FAA to allow thousands of unmanned aerial vehicles, known as drones, in the U.S. airspace. H...
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New documentary explores the impact of government surveillance on civil liberties for Choose Privacy Week | American Libraries Magazine

New documentary explores the impact of government surveillance on civil liberties for Choose Privacy Week | American Libraries Magazine | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
American Libraries Magazine, the magazine of the American Library Association, delivers news and information about the library community.
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Report: FBI requesting backdoors into social sites

Report: FBI requesting backdoors into social sites | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
The U.S. government is seeking the right to observe messages and activity in almost any website or service that enables communication, according to a report.
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'US arms dealers profit from drone strikes'

'US arms dealers profit from drone strikes' | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
An analyst says the US will continue drone strikes due to ‎profits for arms makers.‎ (US wont stop its drone strikes due to its profits for arms makers, says CIA analyst http://t.co/ReRVrMAc #Pakistan via @khalidkhan787...)...
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How Terrified Should We Be of the Pentagon's Plan to Automize Drones? - The Atlantic

How Terrified Should We Be of the Pentagon's Plan to Automize Drones? - The Atlantic | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
The AtlanticHow Terrified Should We Be of the Pentagon's Plan to Automize Drones?The AtlanticThe inherent advantages of U.S.
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Moral Drones and the New York Times

Moral Drones and the New York Times | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
First, one should never be surprised to find that the NY Times can ferret out experts to say virtually anything. Didn't they dig up those who told us all that ...
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Targeted Hacker Jacob Appelbaum on CISPA, Surveillance & the "Militarization of Cyberspace"

DemocracyNow.org - Computer security researcher Jacob Appelbaum argues the measures included in the proposed Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (C...
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Chicago police accused of targeting journalists covering anti-Nato protests

Chicago police accused of targeting journalists covering anti-Nato protests | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
At least four journalists were arrested, and a group of independent live streamers were stopped on their way home...
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Minnesota police accused of giving out pot to watch behavior - Chicago Tribune

Minnesota police accused of giving out pot to watch behavior - Chicago Tribune | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
Minnesota police accused of giving out pot to watch behaviorChicago TribuneThe allegation, leveled by another officer in the program, followed reports from anti-Wall Street demonstrators that police plucked Occupy Minneapolis members from a plaza ...
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Krauthammer blasts drones in US: “militarization of civil society” | American Vision News

Krauthammer blasts drones in US: “militarization of civil society” | American Vision News | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
RT @thetalentscout: Krauthammer blasts drones in US: “militarization of civil society” http://t.co/QUilmB8x He's RIGHT! Should NOT be happening in USA.
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Homeland Security Selects VIP for Large-Scale Protective Services

  FOLSOM, CA, (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Visionary Integration Professionals (VIP), a global technology and managed services firm, has been a...
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OWS being discredited by the US government?

The Cleveland Five, a group of five men who are self-proclaimed anarchists were caught by the FBI after allegedly planning to blow up a bridge in Ohio. The p...
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Oakland Police Cited for "Military-Type Response" to Occupy

Oakland Police Cited for "Military-Type Response" to Occupy | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
A federal judge has ordered Oakland’s police department to submit a plan to address numerous unresolved complaints regarding their handling of the Occupy Oakland protests.
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Letters of Note: American democracy will have disappeared

Letters of Note: American democracy will have disappeared | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
Fascinating letters. Interesting correspondence.
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After link between terrorism and Occupy Cleveland, city does not renew group's ... - SecurityInfoWatch

After link between terrorism and Occupy Cleveland, city does not renew group's ... - SecurityInfoWatch | Civil Liberties in a Police State | Scoop.it
Plain DealerAfter link between terrorism and Occupy Cleveland, city does not renew group's ...SecurityInfoWatchANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS Source: AP CLEVELAND (AP) — Occupy protesters must ask serious questions about their open-arms policy in light of charges...
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