Nineteen Eighty-four, by George Orwell. 13 quotes from George Orwell's 1984 that resonate more than ever.
10 Orwellian Technologies That Exist Today. Technology Although George Orwell was a little premature in predicting a total surveillance state in 1984, based on some of today’s technology, he wasn’t too far off the mark.
In earlier lists we’ve mentioned a few paranoia-inducing inventions, such as Google Glass, facial recognition software, and brain scanners. Surveillance. ALL AMERICANS WILL RECEIVE A MICROCHIP IMPLANT IN 2013 PER OBAMACARE. Paul McGuireNewsWithViews A major news story broke on AOL and countless other mainstream news media outlets, this past week, that the Obama Health Care Bill will require all U.S. citizens and babies to receive a microchip or Medchip by March 23, 2013.
Whether or not the microchip requirement in the bill is implemented by 2013, remains to be seen. Untitled. Senate Wants the Military to Lock You Up Without Trial. Here’s the best thing that can be said about the new detention powers the Senate has tucked into next year’s defense bill: They don’t force the military to detain American citizens indefinitely without a trial.
They just let the military do that. And even though the leaders of the military and the spy community have said they want no such power, the Senate is poised to pass its bill as early as tonight. There are still changes swirling around the Senate, but this looks like the basic shape of the 2012 National Defense Authorization Act. Someone the government says is “a member of, or part of, al-Qaida or an associated force” can be held in military custody “without trial until the end of the hostilities authorized by the Authorization for Use of Military Force.” Those hostilities are currently scheduled to end the Wednesday after never. But far more dramatically, the detention mandate to use indefinite military detention in terrorism cases isn’t limited to foreigners.
U.S. Military ‘Power Grab’ Goes Into Effect: Pentagon Unilaterally Grants Itself Authority Over Civil Disturbances. ( Jed Morey ) The manhunt for the Boston Marathon bombing suspects offered the nation a window into the stunning military-style capabilities of our local law enforcement agencies.
For the past 30 years, police departments throughout the United States have benefitted from the government’s largesse in the form of military weaponry and training, incentives offered in the ongoing “War on Drugs.” For the average citizen watching events such as the intense pursuit of the Tsarnaev brothers on television, it would be difficult to discern between fully outfitted police SWAT teams and the military. The lines blurred even further Monday as a new dynamic was introduced to the militarization of domestic law enforcement. » Military Says No Presidential Authorization Needed To Quell “Civil Disturbances” Alex Jones. DoD “instruction” seeks to abolish Posse Comitatus, grease skids for military coup Paul Joseph Watson Infowars.com May 17, 2013 A recent Department of Defense instruction alters the US code applying to the military’s involvement in domestic law enforcement by allowing US troops to quell “civil disturbances” domestically without any Presidential authorization, greasing the skids for a de facto military coup in America along with the wholesale abolition of Posse Comitatus.
The instruction (embedded at the end of this article), which was originally released in February yet has only come to light this week, outlines DoD policy regarding, “DoD support to Federal, State, tribal, and local civilian law enforcement agencies, including responses to civil disturbances within the United States.” JUNE 2013 U S Government Activating FEMA Camps Across The Nation Jason A. MAKE THIS GO VIRAL! MARTIAL LAW IS COMING!!! Censorship causes blindness. SERCO Owns the World, » United Nations Calls for Internet Big Brother System to Combat Terrorism Alex Jones. Kurt Nimmo Infowars.com October 23, 2012 Under the rubric of combating international terrorism, the United Nations is calling for pervasive and widespread internet surveillance, Declan McCullagh reported on Monday.
Cyber cafes and libraries would be required to retain your personal information for law enforcement. Www.unodc.org/documents/frontpage/Use_of_Internet_for_Terrorist_Purposes.pdf. REVEALED: Hundreds of words to avoid using online if you don't want the government spying on you. Department of Homeland Security forced to release list following freedom of information requestAgency insists it only looks for evidence of genuine threats to the U.S. and not for signs of general dissent By Daniel Miller Published: 09:32 GMT, 26 May 2012 | Updated: 17:46 GMT, 26 May 2012 Revealing: A list of keywords used by government analysts to scour the internet for evidence of threats to the U.S. was released under the Freedom of Information Act The Department of Homeland Security has been forced to release a list of keywords and phrases it uses to monitor social networking sites and online media for signs of terrorist or other threats against the U.S.
FBI secretly creates Internet police. Homeland Security 'fusion' centers spy on citizens, produce 'shoddy' work, report says. By Michael Isikoff, NBC News The ranking Republican on a Senate panel on Wednesday accused the Department of Homeland Security of hiding embarrassing information about its so-called "fusion" intelligence sharing centers, charging that the program has wasted hundreds of millions of dollars while contributing little to the country's counterterrorism efforts.
In a 107-page report released late Tuesday, the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations said that Homeland Security has spent up to $1.4 billion funding fusion centers -- in effect, regional intelligence sharing centers-- that have produced "useless" reports while at the same time collecting information on the innocent activities of American Muslims that may have violated a federal privacy law. The fusion centers, created under President George W. 4 high-tech ways the federal government is spying on private citizens. Like it or not, the government is becoming increasingly watchful of everyone... even you One of the running jokes in the 1980s was how the former Soviet Union spied on its private citizens.
As comedian Yakov Smirnoff used to joke: "In Soviet Russia, TV watches you! " But here in America, we were all safe from the prying eyes of the government. Fast forward to 2012, when the U.S. government actually has the tools and capabilities to spy on all its citizens. These eyes go well beyond red light cameras. DARPA's Plan to Nanochip Soldiers Has a Darker Agenda Behind it 1/2. TSA starts stopping people on US highways without warrants or probable cause. TSA Bodyscanners. Can TSA's scans give you cancer? Is government covering up disease 'clusters'? By Daily Mail Reporter Updated: 21:20 GMT, 28 June 2011 Cancer fears?
A traveller undergoes a full body scan performed by TSA agents in Denver in 2010 (file photo) » California Announces Semi-auto Confiscation Plan Alex Jones. Kurt Nimmo Infowars.com February 8, 2013 California lawmakers are proposing an anti-Second Amendment law that will rival the one recently passed in New York. Facebook. » Facebook Now Collecting Photo IDs Alex Jones. Julie Wilson Infowars.com June 24, 2013 An Infowars.com listener recently had their Facebook account suspended for asking Facebook how to change their primary email address.
Coincidentally, the listener who uses Facebook as a tool to promote truth about the U.S. government, 9/11, the banking cartels, and the falsehood of the “War on Terror,” says she merely contacted Facebook requesting information on how to change the primary email address on her account. TrapWire - American Cities Under Total Surveillance. Blanket Surveillance. Total Secrecy. What Could Possibly Go Wrong? Imagine that one day you came home to find a shiny little bubble of one-way glass in an upper corner of every single room, and a notice left on your kitchen table: “As required by the Safe Society Act, we have installed remotely controlled cameras throughout your home. (Also your office.) EFF: FBI may have committed more than 40K intelligence violations since 9/11. A new report from the Electronic Frontier Foundation analyzes more than 2,500 pages' worth of FBI documents extracted using Freedom of Information Act litigation and finds disturbing, system-wide violations of civil liberties on a scale that is far beyond anything reported to date: Using documents obtained through EFF's Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) litigation, the report finds: • Evidence of delays of 2.5 years, on average, between the occurrence of a violation and its eventual reporting to the Intelligence Oversight Board • Reports of serious misconduct by FBI agents including lying in declarations to courts, using improper evidence to obtain grand jury subpoenas, and accessing password-protected files without a warrant • Indications that the FBI may have committed upwards of 40,000 possible intelligence violations in the 9 years since 9/11 Release: EFF Uncovers Widespread FBI Intelligence Violations Report: Patterns of Misconduct: FBI Intelligence Violations from 2001 - 2008.
Are the FBI and IRS Secretly Reading Your Email Without a Warrant? FBI Shrugs Off Law Requiring Email Warrants. Despite a federal appeals court ruling that government snooping on emails requires a search warrant, the FBI and other federal law enforcers regularly ignore this constitutional mandate, according to documents obtained by the American Civil Liberties Union under the Freedom of Information Act. » British Ministers Call For Mass Government Snooping In Wake Of Woolwich Attack Alex Jones. Rand Paul: AP Phone Spying Proves Obama Is “Drunk On Power” Are all telephone calls recorded and accessible to the US government? Skype with care – Microsoft is reading everything you write. Facebook CIA and Illuminati. Edward Snowden, Ex-C.I.A. Worker, Says He Disclosed U.S. Surveillance. Edward Snowden, the N.S.A. Leaker, Is No Hero. Edward Snowden, a twenty-nine-year-old former C.I.A. employee and current government contractor, has leaked news of National Security Agency programs that collect vast amounts of information about the telephone calls made by millions of Americans, as well as e-mails and other files of foreign targets and their American connections.
NSA snooping: Obama under pressure as senator denounces 'act of treason' Barack Obama was facing a mounting domestic and international backlash against US surveillance operations on Monday as his administration struggled to contain one of the most explosive national security leaks in US history. Dept. of Homeland Security Forced to Release List of Keywords Used to Monitor Social Networking Sites. How Google, Facebook, Skype, Yahoo and AOL are all blatantly lying to their own users in denying NSA spy grid scheme. Think. The Transparency Grenade by Julian Oliver (@julian0liver) – Design Fiction for Leaking Data. The NSA's New Spy Facilities are 7 Times Bigger Than the Pentagon.
Exposed: Massive New Spy Center Built to Track Your Emails and Phone Calls. NSA $2 billion Utah-based facility can process yottabytes of information - Charlotte City Buzz. The NSA has its own team of elite hackers. Big Brother Goes Live September 2013: NSA, CIA, and the loss of privacy. Calif. greenlights self-driving cars, but legal kinks linger.
System for automatic vehicle identification starts working in January - Life and Citizenship. Full Text of S. 1813 (112th): MAP-21. Mandatory ‘Big Brother’ Black Boxes In All New Cars From 2015. » Your Car Set To Become Part of ‘The Internet of Things’ Alex Jones. Xbox one. The Xbox One will always be listening to you, in your own home (update) Microsoft's Great Patent Application: Xbox Achievements For Watching Advertising. Your Microsoft Xbox One Is Always Watching and Listening - Ellis Benus. NSA Whistleblower: Everyone in US under virtual surveillance, all info stored, no matter the post.
NSA: It Would Violate Your Privacy to Say if We Spied on You. NSA Aquaint Artificial Intelligence. MIT Mood Meter. The NSA Is Building the Country's Biggest Spy Center (Watch What You Say) Graphene tooth tattoo monitors oral health. Its in the tooth! Health info tattoo wins Intel Make It Wearable award. Microchips for People RFIDs. RFID Chip Now Being Issued In Hanna, Wyoming As Part Of New "Obamacare" Plan. ZEITGEIST The Movie (2007) RFID aka the CHIP. RFID. Self Assembly Nano Particles for RFID Tag (chemtrails) at NAMI. Scared Mexicans try under-the-skin tracking devices. Masonichip International. » Texas Students Revolt Against Mandatory RFID Tracking Chips Alex Jones. “Smart Cards” in a Surveillance Society: The Implanted Radio-Frequency Identification Chip.
You May Already Be an FBI Terror Suspect: 85 Things Not to Do. The internet is a threat to human civilization: Julian Assange’s A Call to Cryptographic Arms. Adobe Flash, The Spy in Your Computer – Part 1. How anything you've EVER said on the internet could be seen by employers as government approves Social Intelligence Corp. Robert McDowell: The U.N. Threat to Internet Freedom. NSA Boss Wants More Control Over the 'Net.
Here's How Facebook Gives You Up To The Police. Lawmakers to Homeland Security: Monitor More Social Media. Cordon multi-target photo-radar system leaves no car untagged (video) Multi-Target Radar System CORDON. The UN asks for Control over the World’s Internet. Jay Rockefeller: Internet should have never existed. » LRAD Sonic Weapons To Be Deployed “Throughout” America For Crises Alex Jones. » 5 Million Volt Cattle Prod Developed For “Crowd Control” Alex Jones. Newspaper sparks outrage for publishing names, addresses of gun permit holders. Map: Where are the gun permits in your neighborhood? » Democrats Introduce Bill to Allow Police to Search Homes of Gun Owners Alex Jones. Hi-tech CCTV can recognise faces from half a mile away.
Police to begin iPhone iris scans amid privacy concerns. London police can now download the contents of your phone in seconds. OK for police to search cellphone if no password, says court - Toronto.