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Warning: Actual Bible Reading Likely To Turn You Into A Liberal, Study Shows

Research shows Christians who actually read the Bible, instead of getting their religion from Fox News, are far more likely to hold liberal views.

by Randa Morris· · News
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New Poll Shows Majority Of Americans Are Sick Of Losing Freedom To Anti-Terrorism Propaganda

We can seize our freedom back anytime we want, in a snap.

by Dylan Hock· · Current Issues, News
Jon Stewart Tears Apart McCain Over Patriot Act Expiration Fear Mongering (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart Tears Apart McCain Over Patriot Act Expiration Fear Mongering (VIDEO)

“If the Patriot Act is acting so poorly, why do we have to keep it?”

by Joe Fletcher· · News
Liberals Really Need To Stop Falling For Rand Paul’s Pandering Filibuster Schtick

Liberals Really Need To Stop Falling For Rand Paul’s Pandering Filibuster Schtick

He’s fundraising… that’s it. Stop falling for his sleazy tactics.

by Sarah· · News
Ted Cruz Wants To Unconstitutionally Strip Citizenship From American ISIS Fighters

Ted Cruz Wants To Unconstitutionally Strip Citizenship From American ISIS Fighters

In our rush to hate and fear terrorists, we’ve already done what might be irreparable harm to our country and way of life. How much farther are we prepared to go?

Then And Now: This Agency Had Us Under Surveillance Long Before 9/11

Then And Now: This Agency Had Us Under Surveillance Long Before 9/11

Have you heard of the the Law Enforcement Intelligence Unit (LEIU), a non-government agency which has been spying on us in secret for over 30 years? No? That’s just how they want it.

by T. Steelman· · News
No one on either side of the aisle is trying to eliminate national security, but there's an obvious need for more transparency in regard to civil liberties. Image @ WWLP

Bipartisan Cooperation On NSA Shows Signs Of Democracy At Work

No one on either side of the aisle is trying to eliminate national security, but there’s an obvious need for more transparency in regard to civil liberties.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
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Bipartisan Effort To Curb USA PATRIOT Act Falls Short

On Wednesday Congress held a vote in an attempt to curb the power within the USA Patriot Act which gave the NSA authority for domestic spying programs.

by Wes Bishop· · News
Microsoft And Facebook Release Limited Information Regarding Domestic Surveillance

Microsoft And Facebook Release Limited Information Regarding Domestic Surveillance

Microsoft, Google and Facebook reassure users of the dedication to their privacy, pushing the administration to allow them more transparency on the matter.

by Chris Lazare· · News
Bill O’Reilly, the master of hyperbole and obfuscation, can now add selective memory to his list of personal traits. Image@UpRoxx

Bill O’Reilly Is Okay With Tapping Your Phone Calls, But Not Your E-Mails (VIDEO)

Bill O’Reilly, the master of hyperbole and obfuscation, can now add selective memory to his list of personal traits.

by Chris Lazare· · News
Where was the New York Times when the Bush Administration birthed the Patriot Act? Now, in 2013, they’ve decided to take Obama to task for implementing it.  Image by weaselzippers.us @ BizPacReview

As NY Times Attacks Obama, Records Declassified To Put NSA Program In Proper Perspective

The NSA ‘phone program’ has become a lightning rod in the ‘security vs. privacy’ battle, but as some NY Times commentators put it, ‘you can’t have it both ways.’

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
Herman Cain Trusts The Government

Herman Cain Trusts The Government

Cain said that he would put the power back with the states, and let them do what the federal government has not done. When asked why he would do it that way, Cain said, in part, ‘Because I trust the government.’ The implication is that he trusts all governments in the U.S., which would mean that he also trusts the federal government.

by Lupine Predator· · News
The Threat of Terrorism vs the Threat to Democracy

The Threat of Terrorism vs the Threat to Democracy

The Obama Administration decided to pass up an opportunity to appeal the decision of the 11th Circuit court judges ruling the individual mandate as stated in the Affordable Health Care for America Act (Obamacare) as unconstitutional. Due to the fact that judges from the 6th Circuit court issued a separate ruling to uphold the bill as constitutional, the case will likely be subject to a Supreme Court hearing just months before the 2012 election.

The Patriot Act in Effect

The Patriot Act in Effect

I am sorry but I believe that the drone attack on Al-Alwaki and Samir Khan was wrong. Both of these men were American citizens and should have been taken alive and given a fair trial. But of course this is the Patriot Act in effect which gives the president the right to declare any American citizen an enemy combatant.