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The Makings of a Police State-Part III

National Security Letters: In Peril or Deep Trouble? When even one American – who has done nothing wrong, is forced by fear to shut his mind and close his mouth then all Americans are in peril- – Harry Truman I don’t know what you think of our ex President Harry Truman; as with all our […]

President Obama’s PATRIOT ACT Advocacy

Is there a Surprise Factor here? Last month, in a letter from the Justice Department to the Senate Judiciary Committee, the Obama administration went on record supporting the extension of key provisions of the USA Patriot Act, including the provision that gives the government the power to subpoena library records of any individual. The sections […]

Congressman Ron Paul on the Makings of a Police State

Daring to Speak the Unspeakable Recently I came across this amazing speech in the House of Representatives by Congressman Ron Paul titled ‘Is America a Police State?’ I say amazing for several reasons. Obviously the title is a major reason. I wonder why? Also, the mere fact of these words beings delivered on the floor […]

Podcast Show #3

The Boiling Frogs Presents Philip Giraldi Philip Giraldi discusses the Israel Lobby, Larry Franklin, the recent scandal involving Representative Jane Harman, the continuous erosion of our civil liberties, and much more. Philip Giraldi is a former CIA and DIA counter-terrorism officer, member of the American Conservative Defense Alliance, and contributing editor at The American Conservative […]

The Makings of a Police State-Part II

The Discretion Factor & TSA Black Hole Around 1:00 p.m. on March 9, 2009 I stood in front of the US Air ticket counter in Ft Myers, Florida, and sighed with relief. I had just checked in two suitcases and had an hour and fifteen minutes before boarding my plane to Washington, DC. I was […]

The Makings of a Police State-Part I

The National Security Generation “When an opponent declares, ‘I will not come over to your side,’ I say calmly, ‘Your child belongs to us already…What are you? You will pass on. Your descendants, however, now stand in the new camp. In a short time they will know nothing but this new community’.”- – Adolf Hitler […]

Tidbits Round Up-July 12

Pardoning Poppy-Kings, Obama’s New Veto Threat & More Those of you who’ve been reading this blog regularly are familiar with cartoonist and activist Paul Jamiol. I really admire Paul’s astute observations and analytical mind, and of course his artistic capabilities. Last week Paul sent me a variation of a great cartoon he published in 2005, […]

Introduction: The Makings of a Police State

Aren’t We There? I am starting my new series on a topic that for some reason, or reasons, has been designated as another of those ‘no no’ subjects. Even the mentioning of this topic is enough to get one labeled as an extremist, radical, nutty, kooky…Why do most people react this way? As with other […]