By Ron Paul Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently ordered the Justice Department to increase the use of civil asset forfeiture, thus once again endorsing an unconstitutional, authoritarian, and increasingly unpopular policy. [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/336870647″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] Civil asset forfeiture, which should be called civil asset theft, is the practice of seizing property believed […]
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In this video, David R. Payne discusses what you should and should not say when talking to the police. It is very important to understand how what you say can be used against you, and how to guard yourself against this. The answer? Give questions, don’t answer them. If you like the work here then […]
The US criminal justice system is hopelessly broken, riddled with bad incentives and bad actors. In the wake of recent police shootings, Dr. Ed Stringham joins Jeff Deist to help us understand how and why private security firms could create vastly better outcomes for crime victims, society, and even perpetrators. This is a fascinating discussion […]
Battlefield America author John Whitehead talks about the move, largely sponsored by corporate interests, to militarize local police departments, fostering the us vs them (cop vs civilian) mentality. He suggests a move back toward community policing so that police and civilians regard each other as team members not adversaries.
by Tate Fegley Compared to the general population, advocates of a minimal state and those of a stateless society overwhelmingly agree on a vast majority of political issues. I wish to argue here that there should be at least one more agreement between them than there traditionally has been: policing services need not be monopolized […]
“States and local communities can nullify the practical effect of federal police militarization programs by simply withdrawing from them.”
The Second Amendment was intended to deny the government a monopoly on force, which is why the Regime has tirelessly subverted it. http://k003.kiwi6.com/hotlink/a3cdpx852d/Freedom_Zealot_Podcast_February_25_2017.mp3 Source: Freedom zealot podcast february 25 2017 – FreedomZealot – Kiwi6 Mp3 Upload
by Will Grigg Adams Lin literally fainted as he read a court order authorizing federal marshals to confiscate his property. The officers seized his car, his designer clothes, a flat-screen television, golf clubs, computer, and even his treasured Samurai sword. Unlike countless other Americans who have been pillaged by federal law enforcement officials, Lin was […]
It’s not just the feds that are spying on you. State and local agencies collect a LOT of information, then share it upstream to the federal government through a program called, “Information Sharing Environment” (ISE).