Day: February 5, 2014

Pirate Party members nominate Snowden, Manning for Nobel Peace PrizeInteresting News

Pirate Party members nominate Snowden, Manning for Nobel Peace Prize

Sweden’s and Iceland’s Pirate Party representatives have jointly nominated whistleblowers Edward Snowden and Chelsea Manning for 2014 Nobel Peace Prize.
California company builds 5-foot android robocops to control crime-ridden areasPolice State

California company builds 5-foot android robocops to control crime-ridden areas

The local neighborhood watch may be beefing up its robotic arsenal if a new technology startup gets its way anytime
NSA spied on Germany’s Schroeder over Iraq War opposition – reportMore News

NSA spied on Germany’s Schroeder over Iraq War opposition – report

The US eavesdropped on former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder over his staunch criticism of the 2003 US-led invasion of Iraq,
‘Password’ is the password: Govt is a easy target for hackersInteresting News

‘Password’ is the password: Govt is a easy target for hackers

Government agencies in the United States are often failing to implement even the most basic deterrents that would boost their
Record number of Americans exonerated in 2013Police State

Record number of Americans exonerated in 2013

A record number of Americans were set free in 2013 after being wrongfully convicted of a crime, according to new
Feds make first step towards hemp legalizationMore News

Feds make first step towards hemp legalization

The United States federal government may not be ready to sanction marijuana use, but a new agriculture bill is set
​New law makes ‘offending’ Bahrain king punishable by up to 7 years in prisonMore News

​New law makes ‘offending’ Bahrain king punishable by up to 7 years in prison

Offending King Hamad can now result in up to seven years in prison, Bahrain announced Tuesday. The news comes just