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Oliver Stone Warns Against Surveillance Capitalism and ‘Pokémon Go’

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…EDITORS NOTE – I knew there was something fishy about this Pokemon game. – By Jordan Riefe – Controversy and Oliver Stone have never been strange bedfellows. He courted it with movies like “JFK,” “Nixon” and “Natural Born Killers,” and last week, he made headlines in the…

Stolen Charles Darwin Letter Recovered, Returned to Smithsonian

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…WASHINGTON, D.C. — A handwritten letter by Charles Darwin that was stolen from the Smithsonian Institution Archives more than three decades ago was recovered by FBI special agents and returned last week to the care of the Smithsonian. The letter, written in 1875 by the British naturalist…

I Can See Clearly Now the Continuing Role of COINTELPRO

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…“I can see clearly now … I can see all obstacles in my way. Gone are the dark clouds that had me blind. I think I can make it now, the pain is gone. All of the bad feelings have disappeared. Here is the rainbow I’ve been…

Who Killed Kennedy? Why Should We Care Now?

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share… The Big Picture – By Glynn Wilson – MOBILE, Ala. — Where to begin. It appears the alleged sex scandal of Alabama’s Governor Robert Bentley is waning, so maybe I can get your attention for something far more important. I may be the only journalist in…

FBI Offers $25,000 Reward for Recovery of Stolen Andy Warhol Paintings

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Glynn Wilson – The FBI is offering a reward of up to $25,000 for information leading to the recovery of artwork stolen from the Springfield Art Museum in Missouri. According to an announcement just out on Wednesday, it is believed the break-in and theft occurred sometime…

Are You Tired of the Freak Show Yet?

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share… The Big Picture – By Glynn Wilson – MOBILE, Ala. — It’s beginning to look a lot like spring on the Gulf Coast. Today is the day clocks will spring forward and give us an extra hour of sunlight. But that does not mean all is…

Apple CEO Tim Cook From South Alabama Stands Up to FBI

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Glynn Wilson – MOBILE, Ala. — If Apple CEO Tim Cook was an anti-gay activist judge like Judge Roy Moore, an openly Christian conservative Republican like Richard Shelby and/or a football star like Kenny “Snake” Stabler, there would be a bronze statue of him in his…

At Least 1,818 Clinton Emails Contained Classified Information

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Anita Kumar – CHARLESTON, S.C. – At least 1,818 emails that Hillary Clinton sent or received contained classified material, according to the State Department’s latest update from its ongoing review of more than 30,000 emails. The State Department released a new batch of 1,589 pages of…

Oregon Occupiers Set to Face Federal Conspiracy Charges

Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Glynn Wilson – PORTLAND, Ore. – Nine additional individuals have been charged by federal indictment and seven were arrested Friday in connection with the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Burns, Oregon. The defendants are scheduled to make appearances in federal court in six…

FBI Returns Millions to Defrauded Investors in Goldfinger Coin and Bullion Scam

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share… The recent announcement that federal authorities have returned nearly $12 million in recovered losses to more than 1,000 victims of an elaborate fraud scheme represents still another cautionary reminder “that all that glitters is not gold,” according to an announcement just out from the Federal Bureau…