July 16, 2018

Activism

Censorship

July 14, 2018

Facebook Purges Over 80 Accounts in Sweeping Attack on the Alternative Media

Phillip Schneider | Source URL Starting in June of 2018, Facebook began deleting pages with up to 40 million followers in an unprecedented assault on independent media outlets using the platform.  Jake Passi, the founder of the popular Facebook page Collectively Conscious and victim of the purge called the effort a “deleting
July 14, 2018

Facebook Users Marked With “Treason” Label

Tyler Durden | ZeroHedge | Source URL Beleaguered social media giant Facebook has removed “treason” from their database of the keywords assigned to users for advertising purposes, the company stated Wednesday after Danish state broadcaster DR reported its existence.
July 14, 2018

YouTube is fighting conspiracy theories with ‘authoritative’ context and outside links

Adi Robertson | The Verge | Source URL YouTube is adding “authoritative” context to search results about conspiracy-prone topics like the Moon landing and the Oklahoma City Bombing, as well as putting $25 million toward news outlets producing videos. Today, the company announced a new step in its Google News Initiative, a
July 1, 2018

Google’s “Arbiter of Hate Speech,” SPLC Forced to Pay $3M for Falsely Labeling People as “Extremists”

Jay Syrmopoulos | The Free Thought Project| Source URL Montgomery, AL – After being sued in April by Islamic reformer Maajid Nawaz and his organization, the Quilliam Foundation—over being listed as an “anti-Muslim extremist” in the Southern Poverty Law Center’s “Field Guide to Anti-Muslim Extremists”—the SPLC has announced that they reached a
June 21, 2018

China has perfected the internet control playbook and now it’s exporting it to the world

Cory Doctorow | Boing Boing | Source URL After decades of back-and-forth over internet freedom, China has figured out a method for allowing people to use the internet for social and business purposes, but not for political reform — a combination of huge boiler-rooms full of censors, centralization of internet
June 20, 2018

CA Judge: Twitter Can Be Sued For Falsely Advertising They Allow Free Speech

Marc Slavo | SHTF Plan | Source URL A California judge has ruled that social media giant Twitter can be sued for falsely advertising free speech. The judge said that Twitter’s policy of banning users “at any time, for any reason or for no reason” may constitute an “unconscionable contract” for a

Organized Stalking

Electronic Abuse

Directed Energy Weapons

Mental Health

May 11, 2018

What Is the Psychological Toll of Stalking?

Romeo Vitelli Ph.D. | Psychology Today | Source URL “What are you going to do? Are you going to live in the dark, locked in here? Afraid to look out, answer the door, leave? Yes, he’s out there, and he’s clearly not going to leave you alone until one of
March 19, 2018

It Begins: Florida Police Now Confiscating Guns From People With No Due Process

Matt Agorist | The Free Thought Project | Source URL Broward, FL — In what’s being called the first gun confiscation of its kind in Florida, police have taken four guns and a couple hundred rounds of ammunition from a 56-year-old Lighthouse Point man. The man was not tried, had not
March 7, 2018

DARPA’s Brain Chip Implants Could Be the Next Big Mental Health Breakthrough—Or a Total Disaster

Kristen V. Brown | Gizmodo | Source URL How did a Massachusetts woman end up with two electrodes implanted into her brain? Why is the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency developing a controversial, cutting-edge brain chip technology that could one day treat everything from major depressive disorder to hand cramps?
October 18, 2017

Intelligent people more at risk of mental illness, study finds

Henry Austin | The Independent | Source URL The stereotype of a tortured genius may have a basis in reality after a new study found that people with higher IQs are more at risk of developing mental illness. A team of US researchers surveyed 3,715 members of American Mensa with an IQ
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