New evidence shows McCain helped fund FBI plot to frame Trump; backed bogus Russian Trump dossier

New evidence shows McCain helped fund FBI plot to frame Trump; backed bogus Russian Trump dossier

From True Pundit New evidence from court documents and intelligence sources combine to show the unthinkable: U.S. Senator John McCain colluded with the FBI and possibly the DNC to sandbag President Donald Trump, before and after the 2016 election. And McCain is from the same political party as President Trump. Allegedly. True Pundit broke a […]

Best Buy’s Geek Squad tasked by FBI for secret public surveillance

Best Buy’s Geek Squad tasked by FBI for secret public surveillance

From Technocracy News The collaboration between the FBI and Best Buy is worse than anyone imagined and blatantly unconstitutional. Basically, what the FBI is prohibited from doing, spying without a warrant, it pawned it of on Best Buy.  Bottom line: don’t let the Geek Squad touch your computer, camera or other electronic devices.  ⁃ TN […]

Intercept: Dragnet surveillance to blame for FBI’s inability to identify Orlando shooter

Intercept: Dragnet surveillance to blame for FBI’s inability to identify Orlando shooter

From Personal Liberty News Before he murdered 49 people in Orlando last weekend, Omar Mateen was interviewed by the FBI twice. But agents overwhelmed by the government’s dragnet surveillance policies quickly closed his cases because of investigative overload. That’s according to a report just published by The Intercept: If the investigating agents were required to […]

Watchdog raises questions over FBI’s massive biometric system; databases contain 411 million images

Watchdog raises questions over FBI’s massive biometric system; databases contain 411 million images

The FBI’s use of facial recognition technology – including the bureau’s ability to access hundreds of millions of images – raises significant privacy and civil liberties concerns, a federal watchdog said in a report Wednesday. Despite being operational since early 2015, the Government Accountability Office concluded in a 68-page review that the FBI failed to […]

Justice Department investigating climate skeptics

Justice Department investigating climate skeptics

By H. Sterling Burnett / Heartland Institute U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch acknowledged the Justice Department (DOJ) has asked the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to look into whether climate skeptics’ denial of the theory humans are causing dangerous climate change merits prosecution for fraud. Lynch’s admission of the Justice Department’s investigation came in response […]

Salmon introduces the #ProtectOurDevices Act

Salmon introduces the #ProtectOurDevices Act

Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) today released the following statement after introducing the #ProtectOurDevices Act.   “The FBI’s recent attempt to interpret a 1789 law as granting them the power to compel a company to fundamentally undermine their product shocked privacy and intellectual property advocates across our nation.  Contrary to the FBI’s assertion, should they get […]

Pima County Sheriff Chris Nanos facing assault charges

Pima County Sheriff Chris Nanos facing assault charges

By Harry Alexander / Southern Arizona News-Examiner Pima County Sheriff Chris Nanos is embroiled in yet another controversy. He’s been accused of aggravated assault against the head of the sheriff’s deputies union. Complete details of the incident are sketchy because law enforcement members are involved. But, Sergeant Kevin Kubitsky told Tucson police that he was […]

FBI instructs high schools to inform on “anti-government” students

FBI instructs high schools to inform on “anti-government” students

From InfoWars A new FBI initiative based on Britain’s “anti-terror” mass surveillance program instructs high schools across America to inform on students who express “anti-government” and “anarchist” political beliefs. “High school students are ideal targets for recruitment by violent extremists seeking support for their radical ideologies, foreign fighter networks, or conducting acts of targeted violence […]

With no oversight, FBI agents collected American cell phone data by air

With no oversight, FBI agents collected American cell phone data by air

From Electronic Freedom Foundation EFF recently received records in response to our Freedom of Information Act lawsuit against the Department of Justice for information on how the U.S. Marshals — and perhaps other agencies — have been flying small, fixed-wing Cessna planes equipped with “dirtboxes”: IMSI catchers that imitate cell towers and are able to […]