Protestors fear that TTIP would erode labor and environmental standards

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 10/14/2015 - 18:17

BERLIN, Germany (PNN) - October 12, 2015 - Hundreds of thousands of people rallied on Saturday afternoon in the German capital against the massive Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) accord being negotiated by the European Union and the Fascist Police States of Amerika. Critics say the trade deal will benefit large corporations at the expense of average Europeans.

Commentary: The natural right to self-defense

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 10/14/2015 - 18:07

By Andrew P. Napolitano

October 8, 2015 - While the Amerikan Gestapo Federal Bureau of Investigation division continued to analyze the emails Hillary Clinton thought she deleted, and her advisers pressed her to hire a Republican criminal defense attorney in Washington, a madman used a lawfully purchased handgun to kill a professor and eight students at a community college in Roseburg, Oregon. Looking to change the subject away from her emails, Clinton was quick to pounce.

Activists target NSA facility in Germany with drones

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 10/14/2015 - 18:04

FRANKFURT, Germany (PNN) - October 6, 2015 - The activist group Intelexit launched drones near the Dagger Complex, housing the European Cryptologic Center (ECC), south of the western German city of Frankfurt, to suggest to employees that they quit their jobs.

Native Americans are opening the nation’s first cannabis resort

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 10/07/2015 - 18:15

MADISON, South Dakota (PNN) - October 4, 2015 - The Santee Sioux tribe of South Dakota has recently announced they will be opening the country’s first Cannabis Resort, which representatives of the tribe say will be an “adult playground”.

New campaign wants to help surveillance agents quit NSA or GCHQ

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 09/30/2015 - 17:28

BERLIN, Germany (PNN) - September 28, 2015 - Support groups help cult and gang members break free of their former lives. Alcoholics and Narcotics Anonymous help addicts overcome their dependencies. Now one group of privacy campaigners wants to offer its target audience an escape route for what it sees as a equally insidious trap: their jobs working for intelligence agencies like the NSA.

Commentary: 3 Means of waging personal financial revolution against the banksters

Submitted by Freedomman on Thu, 09/24/2015 - 16:44

By Dylan Charles

September 22, 2015 - The world is enslaved to an economic system designed to create tremendous power and wealth for those who own the system, while forcing the rest of us into mathematically insurmountable debt and the stagnation, austerity and poverty that comes with it.

Corrupt and patently unsustainable, the world’s currencies and financial markets are rigged, and an economic collapse is inevitable at some point. Sad but true, and the ongoing dramatic narrative of the interplay between engineered boom and engineered bust is a chief psychological tool in sustaining the popular belief that this is the only monetary reality possible. The truth, however, is that as long as this economic reality is the reality then we will be slaves to debt economics, and the pursuit of endless growth is certain to consume everything on the planet.

Guerrilla grafters secretly graft fruit-bearing branches onto San Francisco trees

Submitted by Freedomman on Fri, 09/18/2015 - 17:55

SAN FRANCISCO, Kalifornia (PNN) - September 17, 2015 - We’ve heard of guerrilla gardening, and we’ve heard of grafting plants - but guerrilla grafting? That’s new to us. For the past two years, a group that calls themselves Guerrilla Grafters has been secretly grafting fruit-bearing scions onto ornamental, non-fruiting trees in San Francisco. City officials contend that Guerrilla Grafters is breaking the law, but its actions have been celebrated by proponents of urban agriculture. It has been included in the US pavilion’s Spontaneous Interventionsexhibit at the Venice Biennale.

A dozen libraries want to host Tor nodes to protest government fear mongering

Submitted by Freedomman on Fri, 09/18/2015 - 17:53

LEBANON, New Hampshire (PNN) - September 17, 2015 - As so often happens, a government attempt to quash the use of technology it doesn't like has made that tech more popular than ever. A week after the Amerikan Gestapo Department of Homeland Security division intimidated a New Hampshire public library into shutting down its Tor relay, about a dozen other libraries nationwide have shown interest in running their own Tor services.

Hundreds of thousands take to the streets in Brazil anti-government protests

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 08/19/2015 - 18:41

BRASILIA, Brazil (PNN) - August 16, 2015 - Brazilians took to the streets Sunday in anti-government protests as President Dilma Rousseff tries to rebuild her coalition and outlast a political crisis.

Tens of thousands of demonstrators came out by mid-afternoon in the country's largest cities to denounce corruption and economic mismanagement, in many cases demanding impeachment or Rousseff's resignation.

Armed militias celebrate victory in Montana mine stand-off with federal government

Submitted by Freedomman on Fri, 08/14/2015 - 04:53

LINCOLN, Montana (PNN) - August 13, 2015 - The Oath Keepers and other militia groups are celebrating a victory after a conflict over surface rights for a mine in Montana was taken to court. The militias were brought in to protect mine owners from federal interference.