Bitcoin: Bubble or Boom?

John Light | Is the quick rise of Bitcoin the start of a bubble, or a boom?

Obama Plans $195 Million in Renovation and New Construction at Guantánamo

Matt Bewig | President Barack Obama's administration last week announced plans to spend $195 million on renovation and new construction at Guantanamo Bay.

Houston Neighborhood Opts for Private Security Firm Over Houston Police Department

Derrick Broze | In another real world example of the free market and competition, a southwestern Houston neighborhood has contracted with a private security firm for protection.

A Member of ‘Mayors Against Illegal Guns’ Arrested for Firing Handgun at Underage Male...

The Inquisitr | A member of the Michael Bloomberg-sponsored gun control organization “Mayors Against Illegal Guns” has been arrested and charged in connection with a handgun incident at his home.

Human Rights Groups Against Human Rights

Nathan Goodman | Recently, best-selling author Chris Hedges announced his resignation from PEN, a prominent international writers’ organization.

Activists Take Protest to the Heart of the ‘Drone Zone’

Jacob Chamberlain | CODEPINK takes resistance to drone industry CEO who 'literally makes a killing out of killing'

US Government To Decide How Much Is Enough For Your Retirement

Jeff Berwick | The central planners in the US and most Western governments have and will decide how much is "enough" for you to have and if you manage to still have significant assets after that, they'll continue to whittle them away via taxation and inflation.

More Than 101 Million Working Age Americans Do Not Have A Job

Michael Snyder | The jobs recovery is a complete and total myth. The percentage of the working age population in the United States that had a job in March 2013 was exactly the same as it was all the way back in March 2010.

Hold Wall Street Accountable! Occupy Our Homes Week of Action, May 18-25

OWS | Over the last few years, home owners and residents around the country have taken a stand against the banks and fought foreclosures and evictions.

The Growing Campaign to Revoke Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize

Norman Solomon | The Nobel Peace Prize that President Obama received 40 months ago has emerged as the most appalling Orwellian award of this century.

Colorado Sheriff Comes Out Against Obama’s Gun Legislation

Shepard Ambellas | A Colorado Sheriff recently went public, standing up for the American public as their rights are being trampled.

The Golden Age is Tomorrow, Not Yesterday

JG Vibes | Every generation that has walked the earth was not able to imagine or comprehend what tomorrow would bring. This inability to see the future leaves many with the unspoken idea that their moment in history and what they see in their day to day life is the maximum level of advancement and understanding that humanity is capable of.

Obama Claims That Government Tyranny is Impossible, Because “Government is Us”

JG Vibes | During a recent gun control speech in Colorado, Obama hid behind the mask of collectivism to blur the lines between the ruling class and the general population, saying that the government is "us".

Jeff Berwick Blasts Central Banking in Mainstream Media Appearances (Videos)

JG Vibes |Earlier this week Jeff Berwick made his rounds through the mainstream media financial news circuit to discuss his Bitcoin ATM venture, and while he was there he took the opportunity to inform the audience about the scam of central baking.

Anti-Drone Hoodie: Can It Really Protect You From the Government’s Eyes in the Sky?

Melissa Sullivan | Designer Adam Harvey has created a clothing solution to the problem of unmanned surveillance drones: a cropped, shoulder-length hooded cover that hides the individual who wears it.

U.S. “Human Rights” Wars: Arms Control as a Weapon

Black Agenda Report | The United Nations General Assembly vote on regulation of the international arms trade purports to be a modest step away from violence in the world, but is in fact the very opposite.

Rockefeller Buys Into Russian Oil Business

RT | Stephen Clark Rockefeller’s UK-based oil company has reached an agreement with VTB Bank to purchase a 100% stake in Tehneftinvesta for $1 billion.

Bitcoin Update: Some Instawallet Users Will Not Get Refund After “Bank Robbery”

JG Vibes | According to the co-founder of the Bitcoin service "Instawallet", everyone will get a refund, except for those who were storing more than 50BTC in their account, roughly .5% of total users.

Apple’s Encrypted iMessage Trips up Feds’ Surveillance

Cnet | Internal document from the Drug Enforcement Administration complains that messages sent with Apple's encrypted chat service are "impossible to intercept," even with a warrant.

The Sky May Be Falling, But it’s Only a Storm

JG Vibes | There is no doubt that we are in the midst of a storm that has been raging for centuries, and the intensity of that storm is growing by the minute. For this, we have every reason to make any and all preparations that we deem to be necessary, but we should not be consumed by fear to the point where we are considering violence or nihilism.

Trust yourself, Resist the State

Derrick Broze | The State will always seek to divide, isolate and control. A solution to these attacks is a deeper understanding of yourself. By knowing your desires, your limits, your needs, and being honest about these things, not only to yourself but the community around you, you build a protective cocoon around your existence.

Obama and Bernanke Pump a New Housing Bubble

The Daily Bell | What Bernanke had decided to do was so outrageous that it made low rates pale by comparison. When there are reports of Bernanke writing checks for up to US$16 trillion, it is hard to summon a great deal of interest in discussions over too-low rates.

ALERT: All Of The Money In Your Bank Account Could Disappear In A Single...

Michael Snyder | What would you do if you logged in to your bank account someday and it showed that you had a zero balance and your bank had no record that you ever had any money in your account?

Escaped Scientologist Goes Public About “Cult” Brainwashing and Labor Camps

JG Vibes | A former Scientologist that was on a compound since childhood is now going public with a book and media appearances to speak about the brainwashing, child labor camps, as well as other horrors that she witnessed and experienced.

The Problematic United Nations

The Daily Bell | The Telegraph tells us the story of Kathryn Bolkovac, who went to Bosnia and discovered that United Nations officials and supporters were apparently involved in sex trafficking or at least covering it up.

A Surprising Number Of Americans Believe In Conspiracy Theories – And Many Of Them...

Michael Snyder | We are living in a time when it is more important than ever to actually think for ourselves. Our world is becoming increasingly unstable, and there are many people out there that want to tell us what we should believe.

The Big Banks Are Recklessly Gambling With Our Money, And It Will Cause The...

Michael Snyder | It was announced on Tuesday that the unemployment rate in the eurozone is at an all-time record high of 12 percent, and the latest manufacturing numbers show that manufacturing activity over in Europe is in the process of collapsing.

Bilderberg Group Slithers Around to Trick Independent Media | Is the Bilderberg Group purposely letting out disinformation or running evasive campaigns to hide the secretive groups 2013 meeting location?

Organized Labor: Still Statist Thugs After All These Years

Jim Karger | The act of recognizing a labor union was a voluntary one until government waved the flag of democracy and legislated that every employee in any workplace, no matter how much they objected, would be governed by the will of the majority.

Obama Plans a Way to Give Out $100 Million and Gain More Dictatorial Power

Shepard Ambellas | Obama plan proposes $100 million dollar budget to study the human brain in a proposal titled, Brain Research Through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN)