Watch Free Documentary Online. A fascinating account of a relatively unknown piece of political history. Before the Iraq war and the Bush Administration, there was John Lennon, who used his fame and fortune to protest the Vietnam War and advocate world peace. This documentary is the compelling true story of how and why the U.S. Government tried to silence him, and the events that transformed him from a beloved musical artist into an anti-war activist and an inspirational icon.
It will also show that this was not just an isolated episode in American history but that the issues and struggles of that era remain relevant today. The U.S. vs. 12 Things That The Mainstream Media Is Being Strangely Quiet About Right Now. As the mainstream media continues to be obsessed with Anthony Weiner and his bizarre adventures on Twitter, much more serious events are happening around the world that are getting very little attention.
In America today, if the mainstream media does not cover something it is almost as if it never happened. Right now, the worst nuclear disaster in human history continues to unfold in Japan , U.S. nuclear facilities are being threatened by flood waters, the U.S. military is bombing Yemen, gigantic cracks in the earth are appearing all over the globe and the largest wildfire in Arizona history is causing immense devastation. But Anthony Weiner, Bristol Palin and Miss USA are what the mainstream media want to tell us about and most Americans are buying it.
In times like these, it is more important than ever to think for ourselves. The corporate-owned mainstream media is not interested in looking out for us. That is why more Americans than ever are turning to the alternative media. The Thomas Jefferson Center For the Protection of Free Expression. Print - Concerned About Your Digital Privacy? You Should Be. Threat Level III: Devastating Victims: Harassed ex-spouses, government suspects, random targets, future homeowners Damage: psychological and physical Threats, oppressive Orwellian Intrusion GPS Car Tracking Low-cost GPS devices for tracking kids or pets may be marketed for innocent purposes, but they can also be used to sinister effect.
Last November, Christina Crosby of Jacksonville, Fla., found one of these devices attached to her car after her estranged husband started randomly showing up at places she went. It is illegal for citizens to secretly track each other via GPS, but the law is not so clear when it comes to the government. And sometimes the law-enforcement GPS dragnet is cast uncomfortably wide. Last October, Yasir Afifi, a college student and son of an Islamic-American community leader, discovered a GPS tracking device on his car during an oil change. Internet Trolls Allison Stokke wasn't looking for Internet fame, but it sure found her. UN Secretary-General pitches for freedom of Internet.
UN Secretary-General pitches for freedom of InternetNew Delhi | Friday, Dec 9 2011 IST On the eve of Human Rights Day, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today said Governments must not block access to the Internet and various forms of social media as a way to prevent criticism and public debate.
Many of the people seeking their legitimate aspirations were linked through social media. Gone are the days when repressive Governments could totally control the flow of information. Today, within their existing obligation to respect the rights of freedom of assembly and expression, Governments must not block access to the Internet and various forms of social media as a way to prevent criticism and public debate, the UN Secretary-General said in a message which was released at the UN Information Centre (UNIC) here. Human rights belong to every one of us without exception. -- (UNI) -- 09DI24.xml Watch News Videos.