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Anonymous calls for shut-down of TrapWire to start this Saturday

Trapwire Anonymous

Anonymous vs Trapwire: ‘We must, at all costs, shut this system down’ As details surface about a futuristic and frightening global surveillance network called TrapWire, members of the Anonymous collective are calling for citizens everywhere to voice their opposition and help end the system beginning this Saturday. “As we learn …

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Massive anti-govt protests grip Spain

Protest spain

People raise their hands and shout slogans as they take part in a protest outside the People’s Party (PP) headquarters in Madrid July 18, 2013. In 30 cities across Spain thousands of people protested government corruption and called for Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s resignation. In solidarity with the demonstrations, hacktivist …

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Trolling could get you jailed

Trolling could get you JAILED! …soon it will be illegal to troll in the state of Arizona. Dominant Social Theme: The Internet is a really dangerous place. Free-Market Analysis: Despite our better judgment, we were kind of supportive of the anti-bullying meme that has been thrumming like a low-pitched melody these last years. But …

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‘Remember, Remember’: Anonymous marks November 5 with hacks and protests

A worldwide day of protests and cyber attacks against governments, banks and security firms has been launched by Hacker collective Anonymous to mark Guy Fawkes Day. Hundreds of people marched in London, while another rally hit Washington, DC. Around 200 Anonymous supporters, according to RT’s London Bureau, assembled in London’s …

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Anonymous strikes Wall Street CEOs, leaks personal information

Money is the root of all politics

Declaring “the guilty must pay,” Anonymous has released 4.6 gigabytes of data detailing the personal information of Wall Street CEOs and other high level Wall Street executives. Links to the data began appearing via Twitter on March 2. AnonymousIRC, a popular Twitter account associated with the international hacktivist collective known as Anonymous, tweeted the following: …

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Anonymous hacks US sentencing website in retaliation for Aaron Swartz’ death

Aaron Swartz

Hacktivist movement Anonymous has hijacked the US Sentencing Commission website as a personal vendetta to retaliate against the justice system that threatened to imprison web activist Aaron Swartz, who recently committed suicide, for decades. The website was hacked early Saturday and a message was placed saying that “a line was crossed” when …

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13 most underreported news stories of 2013

Manning Assange Monsanto Swartz Gitmo

From Aaron Swartz to Assange, Monsanto to Manning, fracking fears, Iraq carnage and more, here are RT’s “Top 13 of 2013.” These vastly underreported stories are some of the biggest ones to fly under the mainstream media’s radar this year. The persecution and death of Aaron Swartz The visionary cofounder of …

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FBI shows up at teenager’s home to ask about his Ron Paul school report

Ron Paul student

A 16-year-old high school student’s video report for his American Government class earned him an A+ from his teacher. It also yielded a visit from the FBI. Justin Hallman says that a project he put together for school that included information on the National Defense Authorization Act, Rep. Ron Paul, Anonymous and …

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The future of the internet?

Internet future, p2p

Would it be possible, using p2p and wireless technologies, to gain independence from internet providers and make free and open net connectivity a reality? Andrea Lo Pumo, a young Italian mathematician has developed Netsukuku, a vision for an alternative wireless network that may represent a disruptive change for the Internet as we know it. …

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Big Brother is WWWatching You

Juice Rap News: Episode 15 – Big Brother is WWWatching You. September 2012 rocks around with some crucial developments in the ongoing struggle over the future of the internet. Will it remain the one open frequency where humanity can bypass filters and barriers; or become the greatest spying machine ever …

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Aaron Swartz files reveal how FBI tracked internet activist

Aaron Swartz

Firedoglake blogger Daniel Wright publishes once-classified FBI documents that show extent of agency’s investigation into Swartz. A blogger has published once-classified FBI files that show how the agency tracked and collected information on internet activist Aaron Swartz. Swartz, who killed himself in January aged 26, had previously requested his files and posted them …

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Serb ambassador commits suicide prior to NATO meeting

NATO Branislav Milinkovic

Serbia’s ambassador to NATO, Branislav Milinkovic has leapt to his death from a parking lot in a Brussels airport. Police have launched a probe to find out the motives behind the apparent suicide that came amid Serb talks with NATO officials. The Serbian government has issued a statement saying that …

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US officials: Netanyahu is a ‘chickenshit’ & ‘coward’

Benjamin Netanyahu Israeli Prime Minister

US-Israeli relations have sunk to new lows after Obama administration officials were cited calling Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a “chickenshit” and “coward” engaging in political posturing, instead of efforts at Middle-Eastern de-escalation. The comments were delivered in a conversation with The Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg on condition of anonymity. To …

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US sells $11bn worth of weapons to Qatar

Chuck Hagel Qatar

Washington and Doha have signed the largest arms deal of the year, preparing to enhance Qatar’s military capabilities with $11 billion-worth of Apache assault helicopters, PAC-2 missile defense complexes and Javelin man-portable anti-tank missiles. The deal has been signed on Monday in Pentagon by US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and …

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US Defense Department: Bitcoin a potential terrorism threat

Bitcoin

The US Defense Department is conducting a counterterrorism program investigation of virtual currencies like Bitcoin and other new technologies, including smartphones and social media, to better understand if they pose security threats. Run by the Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO), a division of the Pentagon that analyzes terrorism and …

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