Under Surveillance: Face-Scanning Technology

The February 2018 National Geographic features an article entitled, “The New Big Brother.” This article, which is subtitled, “In our surveillance society, satellites, cameras, and phones are tracking us more than we eve imagined,” details the capabilities of face-scanning technology. The article reveals that CCTV (closed-circuit television) cameras contain face-scanning technology, and has the capability […]

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Does Privacy Even Exist?: The Gap In America’s Privacy Law

According to a ZDNet article entitled: “U.S. Cell Carriers Are Selling Access To Your Real-Time Phone Location Data,” written by Zack Whittaker, America’s top cellphone providers (Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint) are selling their customers’ location data to privately-owned companies. These private companies have reportedly, in turn, provided the acquired data to the government. The […]

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Surveillance Nation: Statistics

• More than 2.5 trillion images are shared or stored on the internet annually. • By 2020, it is estimated that 6.1 billion people will have phones with cameras. • In a single year, approximately 106 million new surveillance cameras are sold. • Worldwide, more than 3 million ATMs have cameras that watch its users. […]

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Assata Shakur On How TV Manipulates The Mind Of A Child

“I became interested in television in the fifth or sixth grade. Or, rather, I should say that that was about the time television started to corrode my brain. You name any stupid show that existed back in those days and it was probably one of my favorites. ‘Ozzie and Harriet,’ ‘Leave It to Beaver,’ ‘Donna […]

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Gil Noble On The Media and Effective Journalism

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Hollywood’s Manipulation Of The Masses

“Filmmakers use [this] trick. They sell dreams to the gullible and keep them engaged in dreaming. Ironically, those who watch the dream of prosperity remain poor while the filmmakers who show the dreams make lots of money.” -From “9 Secrets Of Successful Meditation” Tweet

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How Corrupt Systems Manipulate People’s Hope

“Hope. It is the only thing stronger than fear. A little hope is effective. A lot of hope is dangerous. A spark is fine as long as it’s contained.” -President Snow (The Hunger Games) Tweet

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The Creation Of Cyborg Hybrid Beetles

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Iron Man 3: Prediction For The 2016 U.S. Presidential Election?

This is a screenshot from Iron Man 3. This is around the 4:45 mark. The dialog when this image appears is very interesting. Tony Starks says something about how he had created demons and he didn’t even know it. Tweet

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School District Hires An Ex-FBI Agent To Cyber-Spy On Students

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