Fred Strater

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Alien spacecraft FOUND in 55-year-old NASA photograph

NASAThe object to the left of this 55-year-old NASA image is a UFO, says Scott Waring<p>Scott C Waring said he found an unexplained object in the image …

Why You Need to Encrypt Your Android Phone Before You Wipe It and Sell It

Android's Factory Reset option is broken and it could compromise your security<p>Of course you're going to factory reset your phone before you give it away or sell it. You don't want all your data sitting on there, right? Unfortunately a new study shows even a full factory reset will leave data behind …

Information Systems

How To: Remove Your Location History from Apple Maps, Google Maps, & Waze

Applications like Apple Maps, Google Maps, and Waze save every location you visit or search for as a way to speed up future searches and to find …

4 Of The Most Evil Science Experiments Ever Performed

The U.S. Tests A Chemical Weapon On Its Own People–And The Perpetrator Walks Free<p>Albert Kligman. You might recognize him as the man whose product, …

George Bush's JFK Assassination Fingerprints

When I think about the criminal genius of George The First as he comes to the end of his days in a wheelchair I'd love to write the only book about …

White supremacy’s gross symbol: What the “the stars and bars” really represent — and why

It didn’t take long before the Confederate flag became a symbol of racism, expert James McPherson tells Salon<p>As my colleague Paul Campos noted earlier this week, the Supreme Court will hand down a ruling later this year on whether a state can stop its citizens from purchasing specialty license …

Black history professor says Don Lemon "shucks and jives" over Empire

Podcast: Play in new window | Download<p><i>This is an article and podcast episode by Aaron D Johnson. You can read the article below and/or listen to his</i> …

William J. Anderson, b. 1811 Life and Narrative of William J. Anderson, Twenty-four Years a Slave; Sold Eight Times! In Jail Sixty Times!! Whipped Three Hundred Times!!! or The Dark Deeds of American Slavery Revealed. Containing Scriptural Views of the Origin of the Black and of the White Man. Also, a Simple and Easy Plan to Abolish Slavery in the United States. Together with an Account of the Services of Colored Men in the Revolutionary War--Day and Date, and Interesting Facts.

William J. Anderson, b. 1811<p>Life and Narrative of William J. Anderson, Twenty-four Years a Slave; Sold Eight Times! In Jail Sixty Times!! Whipped …

Black History

Little Known Black History Fact: Hampton University

Hampton University’s status as one of the premier HBCUs has long been established, with nearly 50 Bachelor’s degree programs, over two dozen Master’s …

This is the telegram MLK sent Malcolm X's wife after her husband's assassination

On February 21, 1965 — 52 years ago — Malcolm X was assassinated in the Audubon Ballroom in New York City. His death prompted reactions from many Civil Rights leaders, including Martin Luther King, Jr. He sent Malcolm X's wife, Betty Shabazz, this telegram:<p>In it, King wrote, "While we did not …

Fifty Years Later, Questions About Malcolm X's Assassination Remain

Five years ago Thomas Hagan was paroled after having served 44 years in prison for his part in the murder of black nationalist leader Malcolm X. Hagan, who went by the name "Talmadge Hayer" at the time of the murder, is the only one of a trio of convicted assassins who ever publicly admitted to …

11 Little Known Facts Everyone Should Know About the Black Power Movement

<b>Stokely Carmichael Coined the Phrase</b><p>He later changed his name to Kwame Ture and is credited with introducing the “Black Power” slogan to the 1960s …

Black Power movement

When doing the right thing isn't enough

By Charlene Muhammad and Starla Muhammad -Final Call Staffers- | Last updated: Mar 27, 2015 - 3:34:57 PM<p>Martese Johnson is held down by an officer, …

Nation of Islam

Why No Riots for Ricky Shawatza Hall?

Ah, you ask yourself. Just who is Ricky Shawatza Hall? Ricky is the driver of the SUV that NSA police killed as he drove wildly on the National …

The Psychic Toll Of Reading The News While Black

“<i>To be a Negro in this country is really… never to be looked at. What white people see when they look at you is not visible. What they do see when</i> …

25 years later a generation of soldiers is dying thanks to this U.S. military cover-up

A recent Newsweek piece details the great lengths the United States government have gone to to cover up the fact that 200,000 troops were exposed to …

Vanderbilt University Renames Black Studies Research Center After Former Slave and Early Reparations Activist Callie House

The African American and Diaspora Studies Program at <b>Vanderbilt University</b> in Nashville, Tennessee, recently renamed its research arm the <b>Callie House</b> …

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Cover-Up: Did Plane Really Crash In Indian Ocean? Prove It! Says Expert

The search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, missing for almost 13 months, has now covered more than half of the massive, 23,166 square-mile search …

The #BlackLivesMatter Surveillance Special at Michael Jordan's Steakhouse

At Grand Central Terminal, Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse is the lookout of choice when the police monitor #BlackLivesMatter demonstrators.

Your iPhone has been hacked by the NSA

That iPhone in your hands? It’s been compromised by the National Security Agency through its SIM card, and government spies can access your phone through a backdoor installed on it without even needing a court order.<p>Sound scary? It is, and it’s the latest bombshell to be dropped by American …

UFO Buzzes Russian ‘UFO’ Jet In Paris Air Show Video — What Is Blinding Object Flying Past Su-35?

The Russian Su-35 fighter jet is known as the “UFO” in honor of its incredible maneuverability in the skies while flying at incredible speeds topping …

Mars Curiosity Rover Allegedly Discovers ‘Martian Robot’, Excites Alien Hunters

Mars Curiosity rover is an alien hunter’s dream come true, and this has been seen through the many reported discoveries and anomalies the rover has …

Why Is the 'Climate President' Approving More Oil Drilling?

Something doesn't compute here.<p>Last week, President Obama rightly declared in his State of the Union address: "No challenge poses a greater threat to future generations than climate change."<p>This week, the Obama administration announced plans open up the Atlantic Ocean to oil and gas drilling and …

NASA Cuts Live ISS Video Feed As UFO Appears (Real Footage)

I'm in!<p>NASA was recently accused of cutting their live feed from the International Space Station (ISS) just as an Unidentified Flying Object (UFO) …

Declassified Government Documents Reveal the Truth About UFOs

As any viewer of <i>Fringe</i> or <i>The X-Files</i> will tell you, the governments of the world know more about UFOs and alien life than they’re letting on. The …

Flexible implant shows promise for paralysed humans

Last year, researchers at the Ecole polytechnique federale de Lausanne, Switzerland, successfully demonstrated a system that allowed completely paralysed rats to walk again. Using a system of electrical and chemical stimulation, the rats -- whose spinal cords had been completely severed -- were …

Neurophilosophy

NASA tests flying saucer designed to land heavier payloads on Mars

NASA has successfully carried out the first of three airborne tests for its Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD), a saucer shaped test vehicle …