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Per Gun-Grabbers, April 19 Commemorates Armed Citizen ‘Treason’ against Government

<i>By David Codrea</i><p><b>USA –</b> -(Ammoland.com)- On this day in 1775, volunteer Minuteman militia leader Captain John Parker, along with over 70 of his …

Golf Ball Drive to Support Our Military

<b>(Page Updated 05/17/18)</b><p>Click to follow us on Facebook<p>To those that have supported (and will continue to support) the Golf Ball Drive to Support Our …

Feds Walk Into A Building, Demand Everyone's Fingerprints To Open Phones

In what’s believed to be an unprecedented attempt to bypass the security of Apple iPhones, or any smartphone that uses fingerprints to unlock, California’s top cops asked to enter a residence and force anyone inside to use their biometric information to open their mobile devices.<p>FORBES found a …

Where Are The Environmentalists? Giant Solar Panels Incinerating Birds Mid-Flight

There are often unintended consequences when it comes to harnessing green energy, and in the case of mass solar panel installations, like Nevada's …

Republicans, fearing congressional end-run, warn Obama ahead of climate talks

Capitol Hill Republicans are aiming to take the air out of President Obama’s push for a global climate deal at next week’s international summit in Paris, warning they will block vital funding if he tries to circumvent Congress.<p>Obama and other world leaders are charging ahead with the two-week U.N. …

Carry Life | Hillary's Supreme Court Would Wipe Out All Our Gains

The mainstream media would never admit it, but the verdict is in on concealed carry. The nearly 25-year plummet in violent crime is in part the …

D.C. residents would feel safer if they could carry a concealed weapon

The Aug. 3 Metro article “Struggling to feel safe in rising tide of violence” showed why D.C. residents need more freedom to carry a concealed weapon. As a Mississippian, I grew up feeling safe because I knew I could defend myself if my life was threatened.<p>Unfortunately, I do not feel safe in the …

Gun Lies

My town, New York City, enforces rigid gun laws. Police refused to assign me a gun permit. The law doesn't even let me hold a fake gun on TV to...

The Prevalence of Delusion-Like Beliefs Relative to Sociocultural Beliefs in the General Population

Maher B: Anomalous experience and delusional thinking: the logic of explanations; in Oltmanns TF, Maher BA (eds): Delusional Beliefs. Chichester, …

Harry Reid Is Giving Orders to the House and Senate Right Now…and Republicans Are Complying

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) is telling both the House and Senate exactly how the two chambers will pass a Department of Homeland Security spending bill, even though he’s technically not in charge of either body.<p>As of Wednesday afternoon, House and Senate Republicans appeared to be …

Republicans

WikiLeaks: The NSA Has Been Recording Phone Calls In Afghanistan

When <i>The Intercept</i> unveiled an alleged National Security Agency program that has been recording every cell phone call in two countries, it focused its reporting on the Bahamas and omitted the name of the other country over fears of increased violence. On Friday, WikiLeaks editor-in-chief Julian …

The right to bear arms - even in the supermarket

The shootings at Sandy Hook school claimed the lives of 20 children and shocked the world. So why do a growing number of Americans want gun controls relaxed? Alex Hannaford meets the fiery ‘Open Carry’ activists<p>The song blasts from two speakers placed either side of a beige canopy: “Guns, whether …

Why Isn't the Fourth Amendment Classified as Top Secret?

Think how much useful information its text and the case law surrounding it tell America's enemies.<p>Notice how much the Fourth Amendment tells our enemies. "The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be …

On the Ramifications of High-Tech, Big-Data Medical Care

As more of medicine comes into the info age, will we get better sooner? Or simply have a more detailed idea of why we're sick?<p>As mentioned this morning, in our new issue I have an interview with Dr. David Blumenthal about the paradox of modernization in the American health care system. We all know …

The Use and Misuse of Information Technology in Health Care: Several Doctors Reply

One of them writes, "There is a very American tendency to look for technological fixes for significant problems. In general, technological fixes only work in the context of appropriate institutional structures."<p>Our new issue has an interview with Dr. David Blumenthal about why it has taken the …

Why Is Facebook’s App Asking To Read Your Text Messages?

Over the last month or so, a few keen-eyed Android users may have been startled by some peculiar permission requests when they tried to update their Facebook app. One request asks to “read your text messages (SMS or MMS).”<p>That’s not exactly the kind of language users are likely to find reassuring, …

Angry Birds firm calls for industry to respond to NSA spying revelations

Rovio, the Finnish software company behind the Angry Birds game, has announced it will “re-evaluate” its relationship with advertising networks following revelations that the NSA and its UK counterpart GCHQ have the capability to “piggyback” on the private user data they collect.<p>On Monday, the …

Sobriety Checkpoints Paved Path to NSA Email Spying

(http://www.dni.gov/files/documents/1118/CLEANEDPRTT%201.pdf) (.pdf) believed dated in 2004.<p>(The 87-page opinion is heavily redacted, including its …

NSA Claims Collecting Cellphone Location Data Is Legal Under Executive Order — From 1981

Today the National Security Agency (NSA) discussed its program that collects billions of cellphone location records each day. The NSA targets foreign phones but also absorbs data on the phones of American citizens.<p>“The NSA does not target Americans’ location data by design, but the agency acquires …

Conservatives who backed Wisconsin Gov. Walker appear target of secret probe

Dozens of conservative groups that support Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker reportedly have been subpoenaed by a special prosecutor demanding donor lists and other documents pertaining to their backing of Walker's union overhaul and recall fight.<p>The so-called "John Doe" investigation bars …

NSA Has 50,000 ‘Digital Sleeper Agents’ Via Computer Malware, Says Latest Snowden Leak

Sleeper agents are among the most sinister spy assets: they lie in wait, wolves in sheep’s clothing, and then deliver a critical blow when activated. The NSA has 50,000 of those waiting for the literal push of a button, according to the latest batch of leaked Snowden documents, as seen by Dutch …

What if Gun Control Is an Impediment Instead of a Solution?

As calls for more gun control come in the wake of the November 1 LAX shooting, it behooves us to stop and ask ourselves: what if gun control is an …

Guns

California Begins Confiscating Legally-Purchased Guns

It is not surprising that the first police raids to take legally-purchased firearms from citizens are in California. Until recently, the state had …

Harvard study: Gun control is actually pretty counterproductive

From Barack Obama’s alma mater?<p>The Harvard study attempts to answer the question of whether or not banning firearms would reduce murders and suicides. Researchers looked at crime data from several European countries and found that countries with HIGHER gun ownership often had LOWER murder …

James Woods on Twitter: "Never stop telling this story... http://t.co/MYEaqKfkuz"

New conversation<p>End of conversation<p>New conversation<p>End of conversation<p>New conversation<p>New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>RealJamesWoods</b><p>NEVER!! #<b>Benghazi</b></b> …

Drone-fishing in the Yemen: As I See It

<b>By Adam Baron</b><p>MARIB, YEMEN - The invitation came early in the morning. A friend texted, asking whether I'd like to travel with him to Marib province, …

Our last chance to stop Obamacare and save the Constitution is coming up in September. Senator Ted Cruz will join me on radio at 10:05am ET to explain what you can do to help. Listen free: http://bit.ly/13oHC2v Watch: http://theblaze.com/tv

Web access to NSA stories censored on U.S. Army bases

According to Newser, the move is meant to keep soldiers from seeing classified info — info any American with a computer has access to:<p>The Army has restricted access to the British newspaper at all of its bases nationwide, the Monterey County Herald has learned. While soldiers can visit the paper’s …