Category Archive: Orwellian America

Further evidence that modern America increasingly resembles the Soviet Union

Apr 19

Antiwar.com wins small victory over unlawfull FBI surveillance

Antiwar.com is a courageous small news website dedicated to noninterventionism. Since 1995 it has published a wide variety of antiwar news items, columns and interviews. Antiwar.com is generally libertarian rather than socialist, as so many antiwar movements have been in the past. Around 2012, Antiwar.com was the victim of a hack attack. The producers reported …

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Mar 07

Americans renouncing U.S. citizenship in record numbers due to taxes, overregulation

The United States was once the world’s flagship of freedom and capitalism. It produced more great inventions than any society that ever existed. But in recent years, America has become more government-controlled, taxed, and overregulated. During the past year, more Americans fled the U.S. and renounced U.S. citizenship than ever before. Almost all who fled …

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Jan 04

“Liberals” once distrusted the CIA and cheered Wikileaks; now they claim to trust the CIA and distrust Wikileaks

There was a time, not long ago, when people who called themselves liberals or leftists were suspicious of the CIA and cheered the activism of Julian Assange and Wikileaks. (It was Assange who released Bradley Manning’s videos of Bush-era U.S. military helicopters murdering an innocent news cameraman in 2008; a revelation that led to no …

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Dec 25

Government now stealing newborn babies from parents who refuse to get Social Security numbers for the babies

Here is a news story for anyone who thinks America is a free society. Two proud parents in Alabama went to pick up their newborn baby from a hospital only to find that the government had stolen their baby. The reason: the parents were unfit because they refused to “apply for” (apparently meaning accept) a …

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Dec 14

Government Trusters Panicking that their Temp “Adjustment” Fraud will be Exposed as Trump Takes Office

Days ago the Washington Post falsely reported that government climate-change hoaxsters (what the Post called “scientists”) were panicking about the incoming Trump Administration. The Post reported that the “scientists” fear that Trump’s team will erase or delete temperature datasets. The reality is almost exactly the opposite. The government’s “scientists” fear that Trump’s investigators may analyze …

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Dec 11

Trump heroically refuses to listen to the CIA’s “daily briefings”

The CIA is a disinformation agency widely seen as manipulating political affairs from behind the scenes. The CIA’s budget is entirely secret–in violation of the plain text of the Constitution. Low estimates place the budget in the billions annually. The CIA is widely blamed for the 1963 assassination of JFK and almost certainly played a …

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Dec 09

U.S. Homeland Security tried to hack into Georgia election computers

It is a recurring theme among government trusters that suspicions of election fraud are unfounded. Except that, out of the other side of their mouths, those pushing for expansive government assert that the States’ election computers are vulnerable to “hacking” by foreigners. Thus, Homeland Security should take over the States’ election programming. This year, after …

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Nov 19

Pro-government news sources decry the influence of “fake news”

Once again, there is a major push among government trusters to censor anti-government or alternative news. Pro-government forces who decry the election of Donald Trump two weeks ago are blaming the increasing influence of alternative news sources. They couldn’t force voters to view their tired, old, dying pro-government “news” sources. Now pro-government sources are launching …

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Nov 15

America’s cops kill thousands of harmless pets annually

Reason Magazine has published a story about the common practice by police of shooting and killing harmless dogs at police work areas. It is common for cops to arrive at a home to talk to occupants or serve a warrant and encounter barking (or exuberant, tail-wagging) dogs. The cops immediately shoot the dogs dead. You …

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Nov 13

Tiny Homes are banned in many U.S. cities

There is a recent trend toward ‘tiny homes,’ those with less than 500 square feet (about the size of a small motel room). Increasingly, people are wanting to “break free of mortgages, taxes, utility bills and the general trappings of ‘stuff.’” Tiny homes are “specially attractive to millennials and retirees, or those seeking to live …

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