Browsing All posts tagged under »BIG Brother«

Will A Biden Reality Czar Preside Over Orwell’s Ministry Of Truth?

February 14, 2021 by

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By Larry Bell ~ George Orwell’s 1949 dystopian novel, “Nineteen Eighty-Four,” envisaged a fictional government of Oceania comprised of four ministries: a Ministry of Love, a Ministry of Peace, a Ministry of Plenty, and an all-important Ministry of Truth. As with the other three, the Ministry of Truth (or “Minitrue”) is a misnomer because it […]

Liberty, Security, Privacy, Big Brother, and the Concept of the Common Good

August 10, 2014 by

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by Dave the Sage ~  The outrage is palpable and the increasing realization by the average American that they really, truly are now living in an Orwellian surveillance state has been an eye-opening experience for many across the fruited plain. The once mocked conspiracy theory of the all-knowing Big Brother state has shown itself to […]

The Dysfunctional Life of Leftist Communes and other Collectives

December 1, 2013 by

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by Norman Simms   ~ Despite a few successes (the kibbutzim in Israel in the early 20th century) in their history from the great waves of idealism that swept through intellectual circles from the nineteenth through the twentieth century, the founding and maintaining of communes and collectives did not work out very well.  The latest revelations […]

Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd Promised to Consult More, and Then Rushed Off

August 2, 2013 by

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 By Andrew Bolt ~  Kevin Rudd promised to consult more with business this time: In his first speech after the leadership spill, Mr Rudd made  a direct plea to business: “Let me say this to Australian       business: I want to work closely with you… Business is a group that this government will work with very […]

Living In The Government’s Fishbowl

June 9, 2013 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ You have to wonder why all the data gathering by the National Security Agency, Homeland Security, and the FBI failed to identify and surveil the perpetrators of the Boston Marathon bombing? When even the Russians warned national security authorities about the Chechen brothers, Dzhokan and Tamerlan Tsaraev, they were reportedly interviewed […]

Who’s Tracking Your Children?

June 5, 2013 by

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By Michelle Malkin ~ The school year may be over for most American students, but parents must remain as vigilant as ever when it comes to protecting their children’s privacy. Look no further than the shocking, invasive conduct of the Polk County, Fla., educational district last week. It’s a surveillance-state sign of the times. Two […]

The Speech You Never Heard

June 7, 2012 by

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By Mark Alexander   “I think also, that general virtue is more probably to be expected and obtained from the education of youth, than from exhortations of adult persons; bad habits and vices of the mind being, like diseases of the body, more easily prevented than cured. I think moreover, that talents for the education […]

Washington’s Rocket Bombs

December 14, 2011 by

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By Edward Cline Think what you will about George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four. After all, you might say, it was written by a lapsed Communist and veteran of the Spanish Civil War (fighting on the Communist-dominated Republican side) and author of the Trotskyite parable, Animal Farm, an apologia for Communism. All of which is true. But […]

1984 – Big Brother – Video

November 2, 2010 by

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Posted by RightChange Based on Apple’s 1984 MAC commercial that marked a new era in computers, and based on the George Orwell book 1984, RightChange introduces our closing argument on the Obama Administration and the 111th Congress for the 2010 Midterm Cycle. This is also the Kick-off for the 2012 Presidential Cycle for RightChange. The […]

You Must Love The EPA – Or Else!

July 17, 2010 by

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By Alan Caruba The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency comes as close to George Orwell’s version of Big Brother as any element of the federal government. It operates on a totally irrational basis, ignoring anything that even passes for real science. Through its regulatory power it imposes insane mandates that drive up the cost of everything […]

Janet Napolitano Has In Her Hands a List

April 18, 2009 by

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What Would The FBI Find If They Raided Your House?

July 29, 2008 by

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As I was working on my next political dissent article, deciding between an Obama hit-piece or encouraging citizen revolt, I was surprised to hear the sound of my front door crashing to the ground. We were informed 'we are suspected terrorists & they had a warrant to search our home for any potential terrorist supplies.'

Housing Bailout Bill – New Provision: Reporting Credit Card Use!

June 24, 2008 by

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At a time when concerns about both identity theft & government spying are paramount, Congress wants to create a new HONEY POT of private data including Social Security numbers. This bill reduces privacy across America's payment processing systems & requires every American small business or eBay seller an unprecedented level of reporting to the federal government.