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  • DC Police Chief: ‘Best Option’ Is For Citizens To Take Out Paris-Style Attackers

    In a 60 Minutes interview scheduled to air November 22, Washington DC police chief Cathy Lanier said taking out the gunmen in a Paris-style attack is the “best option” for citizens between the time they call 911 and the moment police arrive.
  • Paul Ryans Gun Control Support Throws Another Obstacle On Path To Speakership

    10/28/2015 2:00:26 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 15 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 10/27/15 | AWR Hawkins
    Representative Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) 58% (R-WI) 2014 gun control vote could present another obstacle to this path to the Speakership of the House. It is certainly one more aspect of Ryans past that caused Gun Owners of America to warn that a Ryan Speakership would simply be Boehner on Steroids. Ryans 2014 gun control vote came amid the emotional outpouring that followed Elliot Rodgers May 23, 2014, Santa Barbara attack. Although Rodger passed a background check, registered his guns with the stateas is required in Californiaand only used ammunition magazines of 10 round or less, Ryan voted for Representative...
  • Democrats' plan to put ATF on steroids

    10/27/2015 7:55:52 PM PDT · by MarchonDC09122009 · 135 replies
    WND ^ | 10/27/2015 | Aaron Klein
    <p>The highly influential Center for American Progress, which has deep ties to the Obama administration and Hillary Clinton, recently released an extensive report calling for the nation’s lead agency on gun regulation to be merged into the FBI.</p> <p>The generalities of the center’s 182-page report were widely covered by media upon its release last May. However, the details in the report were largely unmentioned, including by conservative media agencies.</p>
  • It is here: Court ruling paves way for mass confiscation of firearms in America

    10/24/2015 8:15:47 PM PDT · by Jack Hydrazine · 137 replies
    Intellihub ^ | 22OCT2015 | Alex Thomas
    In a ruling that directly paves the way for mass confiscation of firearms in America, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, in a much-anticipated decision, has upheld the constitutionality of the New York SAFE Act of 2013. Shockingly, the court ruled that nearly all of the most drastic gun control law in the history of the United States did not violate the Second Amendment and is therefore constitutional. Thats right, a law passed in the wake of Sandy Hook that included and paved the way for confiscation of millions of legally purchased firearms has been ruled constitutional...
  • Nobody is trying to take your guns!

    10/19/2015 10:30:05 AM PDT · by LibWhacker · 29 replies
  • Jeb Bush: Early Intervention For Mental Illness Key To Ending Gun Violence [Incl. Crazed Veterans]

    10/12/2015 11:56:03 AM PDT · by familyop · 30 replies
    BuzzFeed ^ | Oct 12, 2015 | Andrew Kaczynski, Ilan Ben-Meir
    "And people that live in isolation, they go on the internet, they live their lives there, they get deeply disturbed, and then they get worse, and they commit these atrocious acts there should be some intervention earlier." And people that live in isolation, they go on the internet, they live their lives there, they get deeply disturbed, and then they get worse, and they commit these atrocious acts there should be some intervention earlier. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush says the way to address mass shootings in the United States involves early intervention for people with mental health...
  • Former Intelligence Analyst: Political Correctness Is A Manipulative Tool For Centralizing Power

    10/11/2015 10:34:54 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 16 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 10/10/15 | Ginni Thomas
    A former intelligence analyst, Stella Morabito, who grew up in a left-wing family and calls herself a realist, is speaking out about mass manipulation, political correctness and the transgender agenda. Her writings at The Federalist got the attention of Rush Limbaugh back in June when he seemed fascinated by her piece on mass delusion. A subsequent related piece is here. In this exclusive video interview with the Daily Caller News Foundation, she details how the left uses mass manipulation techniques to confuse Americans and grab power. She condemns conservatives for not even realizing the behavior modification techniques being employed in...
  • We Do Not Surrender Liberty for the Actions of a Lunatic. Period.

    10/05/2015 1:32:41 PM PDT · by Torcert · 26 replies
    The Deth Guild ^ | October 3, 2015 | SilverDeth
    Dear blathering, blubbering, sputtering Prog-Nazis, Concern Mongers and Insufferable Bloombergian Nannys: No more gun laws will be tolerated and as you p....ks have seen in Washington, Colorado, Connecticut and New York, we gleefully wipe our a... with your pathetic gun regulations and laugh at you and your impotent Stasi. Any new infringements will be summarily ignored. Anyone so foolish as to attempt enforcement had best get their affairs well ordered beforehand seeing as we will only allow the confiscation of our weapons hot, dirty and empty. Furthermore, you dont have enough jack-boots to take our weapons before...
  • White House: Obama Preparing More Executive Actions on Gun Control

    10/05/2015 11:51:40 AM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 99 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 10-5-2015 | Charlie Spiering
    The White House confirmed that President Obama was preparing a series of executive actions on gun control to match his recent passion on the issue after the latest mass shooting in Oregon. Its a high priority and will continue to be until we start to see more progress on this issue in this town, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest told reporters today at the press briefing. Earnest said he would quibble with anyone who criticized the president for not voicing any specific gun control proposals during his press conference, asserting that the White House was working behind the scenes...
  • Liberal Virginia Governor Brings Armed Security Guard to DC For Anti-Gun Rally

    09/11/2015 7:40:12 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 11 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | September 11, 2015 | Katie Pavlich
    Thursday afternoon Michael Bloomberg's anti-gun advocacy group Everytown for America held a small rally in Washington D.C. in front of the Capitol Building in an effort to shame Congress into passing gun control legislation. Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe spoke at the event and brought his armed body guard with him. Terry McAuliffe Shows Up With Armed Body Guard at Anti-Gun EventA few things. First off, McAuliffe's claim that people "can be armed" while we were standing on the Capitol grounds in Washington D.C. is false. It is nearly impossible for law abiding civilians to be legally armed in Washington D.C....
  • A Different Kind of Reality Check After 15 Years, Mainstream Media is Finally Catching Up to Me

    A Different Kind of Reality Check After 15 Years, Mainstream Media is Finally Catching Up to Me 15 years ago, I asked a very pointed question in a press release sent to the National Wire Service immediately following the killings at Columbine High School. A few days after the Virginia Tech Massacre, I again asked the same very direct question. After the Newton Connecticut massacre, I once again asked the very same pointed question After all the latest mass shootings, I dont have to ask the question anymore because the mainstream media has finally listened to me and are asking...
  • Disarming America, the Final Solution?

    08/27/2015 10:27:06 AM PDT · by samovar123 · 13 replies
    A new report touted by NBC News Maggie Fox makes the claim that the level of firearm ownership can be correlated with homicide deaths of Law Enforcement Officers. More civilian gun ownership in a given area, more dead police. Study authors David Sewedler and David Hemenway would later admit that perhaps this homicide rate was actually driven by criminals. The criminal offender theory draws the not-so-remarkable conclusion that police who have frequent encounters with violent criminals are more likely to be injured or killed. Not all that surprising a proposition, is it? Of course, gun hating members of the media...
  • Gun Control Proponent: Women Too Weak to Carry Guns for Self-Defense

    08/25/2015 1:58:22 PM PDT · by Sir Napsalot · 46 replies
    Breitbart - Big government ^ | 8-25-2015 | AWR Hawkins
    During the August 23 airing of Third Rail on Al Jazeera, the executive director of New Yorkers Against Gun Violence, Leah Gunn Barrett, suggested women are too weak to be allowed to carry guns for self-defense on college campuses. She made this suggestion in the face of Florida state Representative Rehwinkel Vasilinda (D-9th), although Vasilinda was the victim of attempted rape while in collegean attempted rape that she was able to stop by grabbing the gun her father had given her for self-defense. Vasilinda made clear she wants to see Florida pass laws opening the door for women on campuses...
  • Dr. Ben Carson: No Philosophical or Religious Exemptions for Vaccinations (heads up)

    08/17/2015 8:44:37 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 179 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 02/03/15
    Dr. Ben Carson, a likely 2016 GOP presidential contenders, believes there should be no philosophical or religious exemptions for vaccinations. Although I strongly believe in individual rights and the rights of parents to raise their children as they see fit, I also recognize that public health and public safety are extremely important in our society, Carson told The Hill. Certain communicable diseases have been largely eradicated by immunization policies in this country and we should not allow those diseases to return by foregoing safe immunization programs, for philosophical, religious or other reasons when we have the means to eradicate them.
  • Killing the planet is Obamas #1 goal

    08/04/2015 10:49:46 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 17 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 08/04/15 | A. Dru Kristenev
    Establishing more authority to government and himself. It is, as usual, all about ego. Having written on this presidents impervious stance against carbon dioxide, the most necessary component in producing oxygen and keeping the earth green, its redundant to say much more. However, as Obama, on Monday, installed yet another regulation to cut CO2 by 32% only one conclusion can be reachedthe president is attempting to gut more than the economy, hes bent on killing life on earth. Obama had already proven his lack of respect for human life while an Illinois state senator, cowardly voting present on a bill...
  • Your Secret Government at Work

    08/04/2015 10:04:14 AM PDT · by CharlesOConnell · 9 replies
    Freep | 8/4/2015 | Charles O'Connell
    The book that was never supposed to be published, all library copies tracked down, retracted, the author forced to issue a heavily censored edition, that's all we have now, you can't see the originalTragedy & Hope, by Bill Clinton's favorite Georgetown Prof., engineer turned historian Carrol QuiglyHe talked about the fact that, early in the 20th century, (during the transition from Financial Capitalism, bankers screaming at kings & dictators, to Monopoly Capitalism, Henry Ford cutting out bankers by giving his workers raises they could use to buy Model T`s)Early in the 20th century, expert managers became so powerful, that private...
  • Welcome, Number 9,000,000,000!

    08/04/2015 7:21:59 AM PDT · by BlatherNaut · 14 replies
    The Catholic Thing ^ | 8/4/15 | James V. Schall, S.J.
    In 1977, I wrote a book entitled Welcome Number 4,000,000,000! It was a sequel to Human Dignity & Human Numbers (1971). Both books dealt with the population explosion, that eras supposed crisis issue. We were running out of resources of every kind. We would all be starving in a quarter of a century. Drastic policies for cutting down populations were proposed and often put into effect. Babies were not welcome. Everything was panic. The green movement began in this hectic atmosphere: Save the earth, not the people! Such predictions of impending catastrophe were all wrong. Disaster did not occur. In...
  • Police 'Covered Up' Serial Killer Who Murdered 18 On London Underground In 1970s

    07/27/2015 5:26:49 AM PDT · by the scotsman · 15 replies
    Yahoo News UK ^ | 27th July 2015 | Andy Wells
    'An ex-Scotland Yard detective has made the extraordinary claim that police covered up a serial killer who stalked and murdered 18 people on the London Underground. He apparently killed his victims in the 1970s by pushing them onto the tracks and former policeman Geoff Platt has alleged that police deliberately kept the case from the public so as not to cause widespread panic. Mr Platt said that he listened to Kiernan Kelly confess his crimes to police first hand after he was picked up in 1984 for being drunk and disorderly. Having brutally murdered his cellmate, William Boyd, Kelly allegedly...
  • Nancy Pelosi: Sanctuary City Policies Are Not the Problem, Guns Are

    07/23/2015 2:24:20 PM PDT · by Sir Napsalot · 40 replies
    Breitbart California ^ | 7-23-2015 | AWR Hawkins
    During a July 23 press conference, House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA)(D-CA-12th) suggested the problem with sanctuary city policies isnt the sanctuary aspect but the continued the access to guns. An unidentified reporter asked Pelosi if she supports the current GOP push to force cities to comport with immigration laws, and Pelosi made clear that she does not. She then explained her opposition by making nameless references to the July 1 murder of Kathryn Steinleallegedly shot to death by illegal alien Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez on San Franciscos Pier 14and argued that sanctuary cities are not the problem. Pelosi said:...
  • Professor Hans Joachim Schellnhuber: a Rap Sheet

    07/16/2015 2:07:24 PM PDT · by BlatherNaut · 3 replies
    Catholicism.org ^ | 7/15/15 | Dr. Maike Hickson
    It is no secret that the German Professor, Hans Joachim John Schellnhuber, was one of the three speakers on the occasion of the official presentation of the Pope Francis Encyclical, Laudato Si, this past June 18. Numerous Catholic commentators were taken aback by this selection of one of the main advocates of the trans-national Global Warming Agenda for the task. That agenda, we recall, maintains that certain fundamental social, cultural, and economical changes will have to take place in order to save the planet from the grave dangers posed by, caused by, man-made global warming. What follows is something of...
  • Seattle City Council considers gun, ammo tax

    07/08/2015 10:07:07 AM PDT · by aimhigh · 31 replies
    King5News ^ | 07/08/2015 | Michael Konopasek
    Seattle City Council president Tim Burgess is proposing a new tax on guns. The proposal would tax gun sales $25 per gun and add a five cent-tax on each round of ammunition. Five cents per round adds up to a roughly $2.50 increase for a box off handgun ammunition. The legislation would also impose a $500 fine on gun owners who do not report guns lost or stolen.
  • Gun in San Francisco killing stolen from federal agent's vehicle, source says

    07/08/2015 11:14:44 AM PDT · by Brad from Tennessee · 54 replies
    CNN ^ | July 8, 2015 | By Dan Simon, Sara Sidner and Ed Payne
    San Francisco (CNN)The gun used in the killing of a San Francisco woman in a case that gave new political prominence to the issue of illegal immigration was stolen from a vehicle belonging to a federal Bureau of Land Management agent, a source familiar with the investigation said Wednesday. Kate Steinle was shot to death on July 1 on one of San Francisco's busiest piers. The .40-caliber pistol was a personal weapon, not an official firearm, the source said. Investigators still are trying to determine how Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez, the man accused in Steinle's killing, allegedly obtained the weapon, according...
  • StolenGuns A Commonality In Tampa Shootings

    07/05/2015 1:18:22 PM PDT · by Iron Munro · 21 replies
    Tampa Tribune ^ | July 4, 2015 | Elizabeth Behrman / Tribune Staff
    TAMPA Most of the 21 homicides and more than two dozen shootings Tampa police have investigated this year have several factors in common. The violence primarily is a result of neighborhood feuds among groups of mostly young black men, police say. All of the shootings took place in East and West Tampa. And investigators are struggling to get information from witnesses and victims about who committed the crimes. Another pattern has emerged that has Tampa police and federal authorities working together to put a stop to it: Most of the bullets are being fired from stolen guns. We believe...
  • Gleichschaltung

    07/01/2015 10:51:36 AM PDT · by knarf · 30 replies
    history on the web ^ | July 1, 2015 | knarf
    As a totalitarian regime the Third Reich developed its own language, a perversion of the German language. The control of hearts and minds, to which totalitarian political systems aspire, necessitates such a perversion of the normal use of language. Meaning is twisted and distorted in such a way that the citizens of a totalitarian state can no longer distinguish truth from falsehood. They are reduced to such a state of confusion and impotence that they can be fully manipulated by the dictatorial government.
  • Pope Francis Appoints Population Control Extremist to Vatican Post

    06/28/2015 8:23:31 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 20 replies
    Breirtbart ^ | Austin Ruse
    A scientist who believes the world is overpopulated by 6 billion people has been appointed by Pope Francis to the Pontifical Academy of Science. The Holy See Press office made the announcement today that besides being one of four official presenters of the Popes controversial encyclical on the environment Thursday in Vatican City, Hans Joachim Schellnhuber is to join 80 other scientists who are official advisers to the Vatican on scientific matters. As Breitbart News reported last week, Schellnhuber said in a 2009 speech at the Copenhagen Climate Conference that global warming would devastate Earths population and In a very...
  • I thought this was a eulogy': Obama uses Clementa Pinckney funeral to pushyou guessed it!gun

    06/26/2015 2:14:24 PM PDT · by Nachum · 26 replies
    Twtichy ^ | 6/26/15 | staff
    Ari Melber ✔ @AriMelber This is what Presidents can do sometimes -- summon a *moral* authority to ask a nation to rethink race, guns, economic inequality... 12:18 PM - 26 Jun 2015 Naturally! President Obama was in Charleston today to eulogize Rev. Clementa Pinckney, one of the nine people slain in the Charleston massacre. Well, that’s what he was ostensibly there for. It didn’t take long for the occasion to change direction:
  • The Pope's Encyclical: A Statement from Elizabeth Yore, International Child Rights Attorney

    06/23/2015 2:03:02 PM PDT · by BlatherNaut · 6 replies
    The Remnant Newspaper ^ | 6/22/15 | Elizabeth Yore
    As a member of the Heartland Institute delegation that travelled to Rome to urge the Vatican to reconsider its embrace and adoption of the United Nations Sustainable Development radical agenda, Pope Francis Laudato Si Encyclical validates my greatest fears. Throughout the last two years, in preparation for the encyclical rollout, the Vatican has relied solely upon global warming alarmists in its rush to judgment to meet the UN 2015 Sustainable Development Goals timetable. Additionally, during this process, the Vatican consulted primarily with and continues to rely upon radical population control proponents who exploit discredited climate change science to justify their...
  • Obama: Gun Violence in US 33x Worse than in Israel

    06/21/2015 12:38:15 AM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 43 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 21/6/15 | Cynthia Blank
    n response to a spate of deadly shootings across the United States in recent days, President Barack Obama noted that gun violence is a far more drastic problem in the US than Israel. On Saturday evening, Obama tweeted: "Here are the stats: Per population, we kill each other with guns at a rate 297x more than Japan, 49x more than France, 33x more than Israel." .....
  • Sandy Rios: Obama 'Enjoyed' Charleston Shooting

    06/19/2015 3:35:26 PM PDT · by ObamahatesPACoal · 19 replies
    RightwingWatch ^ | Brian Tashman
    Sandy Rios, the American Family Associations director of governmental affairs, attacked President Obama today for his response to the Charleston shooting, which she said is proof that he enjoys such incidents because it will give him another chance to remove guns from the hands of the American people.
  • Vanity: Obama Slams America and Guns in Response to Shooting

    06/18/2015 9:25:34 AM PDT · by ConservativeMan55 · 61 replies
    FU Obama!! Obama says America has such a 'Dark Past' and this reminds us of that. He also says at some point this country needs to come to grips and do something about guns. And that 'more advanced countries' don't have mass violence like America does. Well why don't you go live there then Huessein???
  • The Worrywart Generation: The Age of Debilitating Anxieties

    06/15/2015 12:19:45 AM PDT · by Cincinatus' Wife · 19 replies
    The American Spectator ^ | June 11, 2015 | Ron Ross
    ".....There are good reasons why society admires courage and despises cowardice. Fear is one of the primary subjects taught in primary and secondary schools both public and private. Teaching fear to young people is a kind of collective child abuse. We are raising a generation of paranoid neurotics. Our children are being taught, erroneously, that individuals and the environment are delicate and fragile. ....Those who are the most paranoid seem to know the least about the objects of their anxieties. For example, fear of genetically modified foods, glutens, and hydraulic fracturing are based almost solely on complete ignorance of these...
  • ICANN sees privatization of Internet management soon

    05/14/2015 4:20:35 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 9 replies
    Yahoo News ^ | 05/14/15 | Glenn Chapman
    The head of the nonprofit group that oversees the world's Internet addresses expressed confidence Thursday that it would be privatized and out of US government control by year's end. Fadi Chehade's comments came despite criticism in the US Congress, where some lawmakers have resisted the plan to end Washington's key management role in the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN).
  • Australia PM advisor says climate change is 'UN-led ruse to establish new world order' [Rev 13]

    05/08/2015 7:32:14 AM PDT · by Jan_Sobieski · 8 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | 5/8/2015 | Jonathan Pearlman
    Climate change is a hoax developed as part of a secret plot by the United Nations to undermine democracies and takeover the world, a top adviser to Tony Abbott, Australias prime minister, has warned. Maurice Newman, the chief business adviser to the prime minister, said the science showing links between human activity and the warming climate was wrong but was being used as a hook by the UN to expand its global control. This is not about facts or logic. Its about a new world order under the control of the UN, he wrote in The Australian. It is opposed...
  • BREAKING: Hillary Clintons Campaign Hires Everytown for Gun Safety Campaign Manager

    04/29/2015 10:17:43 AM PDT · by rktman · 22 replies
    thetruthaboutguns.com ^ | 4/28/2015 | Nick Leghorn
    Hillary Clinton is no stranger to gun control. When she announced her run for the presidency two weeks ago I posted a little round-up of all the comments she has made on the record about her desire for things like mandatory registration, assault weapons bans, and that gun owners are potential terrorists. It seems that she is taking things a step further now, as her campaign has hired the Minnesota state director of the Michael Bloomberg funded gun control group Everytown for Gun Safety to manage her Minnesota campaign.
  • Beyond Re-Set Buttons: Putin and Hillary

    04/19/2015 11:22:50 PM PDT · by Cincinatus' Wife · 4 replies
    April 20, 2015 | vanity
    Here we have an interesting look at similarities. What does this portend for the future - tell us about the Democratic Party? Putin and Hillary employ similar tactics, have similar temperaments, engage in soft and hard power projection, and command and control a state media. I'd like to think, that here in the United States, we still have a say in who our chief executive is. The GOP has a large and varied selection of serious (and some not so serious) contenders vying for the Republican nomination. The Democratic Party has one candidate - Hillary (very Castroesque). Which brings me...
  • Corroborating details emerging on backroom gun deal with ATF

    04/12/2015 11:18:40 AM PDT · by Nachum · 61 replies
    Examiner ^ | 4/12/15 | David Codrea
    Sipsey Street Irregulars can now confirm the broad outlines of a story first disclosed two days ago, colleague Mike Vanderboegh reported Sunday from the NRA Annual Meeting in Nashville. Last week, a secret deal involving the National Rifle Association lobbying arm and brokered by politicians of both national political parties was struck in Washington DC that would save the ATF from the political and legal consequences of its own regulatory errors. In the process, this deal would broaden the language of the 1968 Gun Control Act regarding sporting purposes and allow ATF to extract itself from the potentially catastrophic political...
  • 5 things to know about Oregon's gun-control bill

    03/29/2015 8:42:30 AM PDT · by rktman · 12 replies
    mailtribune.com ^ | 3/28/2015 | Jonathan J. Cooper
    The Senate Judiciary Committee is holding a public hearing on the measure 8 a.m. Wednesday at the state Capitol in Salem. Members of the public are invited to testify, but there's no guarantee that everyone will get a chance. Oregonians also can also email or call their senator. Contact information for all 30 senators is on the Legislature's website,www.oregonlegislature.gov .
  • A Tale of Two Faces: Actor Who Glorifies Gun Crime in Video Game Stars in Gun Control Video

    03/29/2015 6:51:38 AM PDT · by TurboZamboni · 7 replies
    NRA-ILA ^ | 3-25-15 | nra-ila
    Last week, we reported on how the attention-starved gun control group, States United to Prevent Gun Violence (SUPGV) claimed to have deterred first-time gun buyers in New York City with a hidden camera stunt at a phony gun store. Some astute observers later noticed that the actor hired to portray the clerk of the fraudulent gun store was Ned Luke, the same performer who voiced one of the lead characters in the popular and graphically violent video game, Grand Theft Auto V (GTA V). This fact was later confirmed in an article on WashingtonPost.coms Wonkblog. In his role for SUPGV,...
  • EPA Wants to Monitor How Long Hotel Guests Spend in the Shower -

    03/17/2015 7:18:53 AM PDT · by MeshugeMikey · 142 replies
    Free Beacon ^ | March 17, 2015 | Elizabeth Harrington
    - The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) wants hotels to monitor how much time its guests spend in the shower. The agency is spending $15,000 to create a wireless system that will track how much water a hotel guest uses to get them to modify their behavior. Hotels consume a significant amount of water in the U.S. and around the world, an EPA grant to the University of Tulsa reads. Most hotels do not monitor individual guest water usage and as a result, millions of gallons of potable water are wasted every year by hotel guests. -
  • FCC Chair Refuses to Testify before Congress ahead of Net Neutrality Vote

    02/25/2015 10:18:49 AM PST · by tcrlaf · 53 replies
    National Review ^ | 2-25-2015 | Andrew Johnson
    Two prominent House committee chairs are deeply disappointed in Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler for refusing to testify before Congress as the future of the Internet is at stake. Wheelers refusal to go before the House Oversight Committee on Wednesday comes on the eve of the FCCs vote on new Internet regulations pertaining to net neutrality. The committees chairman, Representative Jason Chaffetz (R., Utah), and Energy and Commerce Committee chairman Fred Upton (R., Mich.) criticized Wheeler and the administration for lacking transparency on the issue.
  • FREEP THIS PETITION: Say 'NO!' to the FCC Internet Takeover

    02/17/2015 7:50:20 AM PST · by Yosemitest · 23 replies
    On February 4, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler proposed that the federal government reclassify the Internet from an information service to a telecommunications service in the name of keeping it 'fair' --a plan that came straight from Barack Obama's desk.Of course, this is nothing more than a pass for Big Government to expand its regulatory power at the expense of digital freedom. Like all innovation, the Internet wasnt created by government and government certainly has no power to control it. Nowhere in the Constitution is there a provision providing the federal government with power to regulate the free-flow...
  • Welcome to the Department of the internet

    02/14/2015 11:13:32 AM PST · by Jim Robinson · 12 replies
    Short video ^ | February 12, 2015 | Protect Internet Freedom
    Welcome to Obama's Department of the Internet help line. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jnY3roP-oJI
  • FCC Commish: Obama Taking Unprecedented Direct Control Over Internet Changes

    02/13/2015 5:18:35 PM PST · by Enlightened1 · 49 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 2/13/15 | Pam Key
    Discussing the plan that the FCC has refused to let the public see Pai said, Unfortunately it looks like the cake has been baked. President Obama gave his direction to the FCC in back in early November and lo and behold, the FCC majority has put together President Obamas plan for Internet regulation. And it looks to be posed pass it on a 3-to-2 vote. When asked if the presidents move was an alarmingly unprecedented direct involvement, into FCC, Pai agreed, explaining the FCC has been an independent agency since 1934, he said, When you have a politician shortly after...
  • Federal Election Commission to Consider Regulating Online Political Speech

    02/11/2015 8:36:50 AM PST · by rktman · 58 replies
    cnsnews.com ^ | 2/11/2015 | Rudy Takala
    The Federal Election Commission (FEC) is holding a hearing today to receive public feedback on whether it should create new rules regulating political speech, including political speech on the Internet that one commissioner warned could affect blogs, YouTube videos and even websites like the Drudge Report. The hearing is a response to the U.S. Supreme Courts ruling in McCutcheon v. FEC last year, which struck down the FECs previous cap on aggregate campaign contributions from a single donor in an election cycle.
  • FCC Commissioner EXPOSES Obama Net Neutrality plan, BLASTING him for hiding it from American people

    02/07/2015 2:12:10 PM PST · by george76 · 68 replies
    The Right Scoop ^ | Feb 6, 2015
    FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai released a statement on Obamas Net Neutrality plan to regulate the internet and blasted Obama for not releasing the plan publicly. Last night, Chairman Wheeler provided his fellow Commissioners with President Obamas 332-page plan to regulate the Internet. I am disappointed that the plan will not be released publicly. The FCC should be as open and transparent as the Internet itself and post the entire document on its website. Instead, it looks like the FCC will have to pass the Presidents plan before the American people will be able to find out whats really in it....
  • The Time Is Right for Cruz Control

    02/05/2015 4:09:16 AM PST · by Servant of the Cross · 46 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 2/5/2015 | C. Edmund Wright
    Cruz Control for America? Damned right. These times call for someone who does not fear the media, the Democrats, oor the Washington/New York Republican establishment. We need someone who will plant a flag and draw a line in the sand, and mean it. These times require someone who realizes that the biggest threat to the country today is Washington a realization that for too long America has been held hostage to "how Washington works," when it's Washington that should operate in light of how America works. Ted Cruz fits the bill. Some others might as well a certain...
  • What the difference between Xerox, Apple and Microsoft reveals about PopCon

    01/28/2015 9:56:29 AM PST · by CharlesOConnell · 1 replies
    Crossroad.to ^ | 12/1/2013 | Unknown
    System Customers Approach Xerox PARC None. "The Suits' imagination thought there was no market for Windows with a Mouse." Apple Personal How you would make it for yourself if you could have anything you could possibly want. Microsoft Business How you would make it for your subordinates if you had to answer to a Accounting Department for every penny. World Population Control The Ultra Wealthy Bill & Melinda Gates and Warren Buffet are suddenly real nice people who so kindly want to dictate the unfolding of billions' of peoples' most intimate relationships, those with their progeny.
  • Get ready: The FCC says it will vote on net neutrality in February

    01/02/2015 1:44:21 PM PST · by Enlightened1 · 54 replies
    The Washington Post ^ | 01/02/14 | Brian Fung
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