Tag Archives: police state

Bankrupt Spain to spend €1bn on riot gear

Spain riots

The Spanish government intends to spend nearly 1 billion euro on police riot gear, despite the country’s debt rising by 58 billion euro over the last year. Authorities worry about widespread protests they believe will grip the nation in the autumn. Students chant during a demonstration on the second day of a 48-hour nationwide student strike to protest against rising ... Read More »

Australia’s police state expands

Australian police TSA

The Australian state of Victoria’s parliament passed a bill giving police power to suppress protests, including ordering a rally to move on based on a suspicion that it may turn violent. Opponents call the powers excessive and undemocratic. The Summary Offences and Sentencing Amendment Bill passed through the upper house of the Victorian parliament on Wednesday morning. It will give ... Read More »

Stupid Americans sign petition to enforce Police State

Mark Dice

After illustrating their enthusiasm for repealing the Bill of Rights, a video shows Americans happily signing a petition to support a “Nazi-style Orwellian police state,” in what easily represents the most shocking footage of its kind to date. [youtube height=”400″ width=”550″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l02E4cj4Vvo[/youtube]   Citing issues with how the government shutdown has impacted the ability of the police to “keep the community ... Read More »

107 year old killed by SWAT team

SWAT team raid house

A 107-year-old man was shot dead in Arkansas after exchanging gunfire with a SWAT (Special Weapons and Tactics) team. Local authorities say the centenarian was killed after he refused to surrender. According to reports, police officers responded to a domestic disturbance involving an aggravated assault against two people at a residence in Pine Bluff, where suspect, Monroe Isadore, was on ... Read More »

Homeland Security training to shoot pregnant women, old men, children with guns (see photos)

Pregnant woman target

I really didn’t want to cover this subject, but a warning has to be issued to Natural News readers. Infowars writer Paul Joseph Watson has uncovered proof that a U.S. based company called “Law Enforcement Training, Inc.” has been selling millions of dollars worth of “no hesitation” targets to the Department of Homeland Security. These targets (see images below) are used to ... Read More »

‘US a police state, Obama consciously allows torture’ – CIA veteran John Kiriakou

John Kiriakou

Ten years ago, the idea of the US government spying on its citizens, intercepting their emails or killing them with drones was unthinkable. But now it’s business as usual, says John Kiriakou, a former CIA agent and torture whistleblower. Kiriakou is now awaiting a summons to start a prison sentence. One of the first to confirm the existence of Washington’s ... Read More »

Public buses across country quietly adding microphones to record passenger conversations

Transit CCTV camera

Transit authorities in cities across the country are quietly installing microphone-enabled surveillance systems on public buses that would give them the ability to record and store private conversations, according to documents obtained by a news outlet. The systems are being installed in San Francisco, Baltimore, and other cities with funding from the Department of Homeland Security in some cases, according to ... Read More »

DOJ funded training manual leaked; bumper stickers listed as terrorism

Get us out of united nations bumper sticker

People who have a political opinion that “represents a fairly popular point of view” also listed as extremists. A leaked training manual used in the State and Local Anti-Terrorism Training (SLATT) program for law enforcement and funded by the Department of Justice lists political bumper stickers expressing opposition to the United Nations and support for the bill of rights as ... Read More »

DHS purchases 200 million more rounds of ammunition

Riot police

Additional purchase includes bullets designated for snipers. Following controversy over its purchase of around 1.2 billion bullets in the last six months alone, the Department of Homeland Security has put out a new solicitation for over 200 million more rounds of ammunition, some of which are designated to be used by snipers. A series of new solicitations posted on the ... Read More »

FBI shows up at teenager’s home to ask about his Ron Paul school report

Ron Paul student

A 16-year-old high school student’s video report for his American Government class earned him an A+ from his teacher. It also yielded a visit from the FBI. Justin Hallman says that a project he put together for school that included information on the National Defense Authorization Act, Rep. Ron Paul, Anonymous and the Occupy Wall Street movement was well received in the ... Read More »