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Pussy Riot band members: from left, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, Yekaterina Samutsevich and Maria Alyokhina in court. Photograph: Aleshkovsky Mitya/Corbis By the end of the first week of Pussy Riot 's trial, everyone in the shabby Moscow courthouse was tired. Guards, armed with submachine guns, grabbed journalists and threw them out of the room at will.
The very anticipated operating system Windows 8 will have a feature that was never found on PC’s before: A kill switch that can remotely delete software and edit code without the user’s permission. Although Microsoft claims the switch would only be used for software that is downloaded from its app store, no official policies clearly define the actual purpose of the kill switch. In other words, nothing is truly considered “illegal” and that includes issues regarding spying, censorship and free speech. Although the kill switch is promoted as a “tool against malware” it can potentially accomplish much, much more. In fact, it would not be impossible to have all smart-phones and Windows PC’s simultaneously shut down at any given time. The following article from Business Week also mentions the infamous case of Amazon that remotely deleted from user’s Kindle e-readers illegal copies of two books.
1. Contempt for Canada The reason you're being called to vote again, is because on March 25th, 2011, the Harper administration was found to be in contempt of Canadian parliament. This is the first time in the history of any commonwealth government that this has happened. The Speaker of the House of Commons had to rule three times that "the Harper government" appeared to breach parliamentary privilege.
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Blatant Political Corruption and Undesirable Behavior
Rescue Dog Shot Dead By Cop at Crowded Street Festival Was last weekend’s shooting death of a dog by a police officer during a crowded street festival in Washington, D.C. justified? On Sunday, a Poodle mix and a Pit Bull - Shar Pei mix named Parrot got into a scuffle at the Adams Morgan Day festival. Aaron Block, Parrot’s owner, told the Washington Post that he had separated the dogs and was trying to calm Parrot when police officers arrived. In a statement, Block said Officer Scott Fike knocked him off of Parrot. As a photo taken by witness “Darcycat1″ shows, Fike then kneed Parrot in the back and yanked the dog’s front paws underneath him.
As the events that led to Oakland protester Scott Olsen's head injury continue to unfold and investigations begin, we thought it important to offer some perspective. This comment is from a former Marine with special operations in crowd control.
Operation False Flag: A Modern Primer
OTTAWA — Controversial clauses expanding the powers of police to combat terrorism are going to be reintroduced by the new Conservative majority government, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said in an interview with CBC.
Update: The court has just released video of the arguments: Jewel and Hepting . Yesterday , EFF lawyers urged the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Seattle to allow our two lawsuits challenging the National Security Agency's illegal mass surveillance of millions of ordinary Americans to continue.
Information as Ammunition/Info as Ammo ( informationasammunition.net , infoasammo.net ) is devoted to decreasing the time required to understand the aims of the global control structure (New World Order/scientific dictatorship), how it is run by a small group of banking elites, and how our freedoms are robbed from us by the NWO regardless of the country in which we live. This is a global problem and people around the world must take action.
(NaturalNews) When Narces Benoit decided to use his cell phone to film Miami Beach police officers gunning down a man sitting in a parked car early Monday morning, he had no idea the same cops would eventually target him as well.
When Canada's Conservatives took the most votes in the May 2011 federal election, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said that an "omnibus" security/crime bill would be introduced within 100 days.
Your visit to one of America's prisons may last only a few hours, but once you pass the first steel threshold, your perception of humanity is altered. The slammed doors, metal detectors and body frisks introduce you to life on the inside, but the glaring hatred from the guards and officials make it a reality.
A Taliban militant fighter (AFP Photo / Arif Karimi) A new report out of Washington estimates that around $360 million in US military money went into the hands of enemy insurgents in Afghanistan, including the Taliban.
Murdoch and Vaccines – Exposure of Murdoch’s Crimes Open Up A Much Larger Story. By William Newton Special to Salem-News.com. Here, other disgusting and far-reaching effects are uncovered.