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Facebook suspends account for questioning official narrative on shooting

Despite the fact that the mainstream media got key facts wrong in early reporting. Facebook is suspending user accounts that question the official narrative behind the Sandy Hook school massacre, following a warning by Connecticut State Police spokesman Lt. J. Paul Vance that “misinformation” posted on social media sites could …

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Do Online Businesses Need Facebook To Be Competitive?

Nowadays it’s extremely common for businesses to have strong social media presences. One of the most popular social media platforms is Facebook and a lot of online enterprises have taken the opportunity to benefit from everything that Facebook has to offer by creating their own pages and groups. It’s hard …

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Instagram to sell users photos

Imagine seeing the most private moment of your life displayed in an ad campaign without notification or financial compensation. When Instagram’s new Terms of Use policy kicks in on January 16, this could become a new marketing reality. Instagram’s new policy allows the popular photo sharing app to use submitted …

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Facebook IPO

Forget that S&P 500 e-mini futures plunged to four-month lows at 1290; or Treasury yields crashed back to their record lows; or Gold and Silver’s surge today; or WTI’s plummet to almost a $90 handle; or Citi joining Morgan Stanley in the red year-to-date; or credit markets continuing into the …

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PRISM: NSA taps into everyone’s internet, secret files reveal

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The slides were meant to be declassified in 2036. A slide depicting the top-secret PRISM program The National Security Agency has obtained direct access to the systems of Google, Facebook, Apple and other US internet giants, according to a top secret document obtained by the Guardian. The NSA access is part of a previously …

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DHS rounding up veterans, throwing them in mental institutions

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Veterans are being targeted in aftermath of Homeland Security smear campaign. The lawyer who helped secure the release of Brendon Raub, a former Marine forcibly incarcerated in a psychiatric ward by authorities in Virginia for political posts on Facebook, told the Alex Jones Show today that there are currently a …

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Kidnapped Marine vet Brandon Raub speaks out from psych ward

Brandon J Raub a U.S. Marine who accused the government of lying about 9/11 and spoke of “The Revolution” on Facebook was detained on Friday night. Here is an interview with Adam Kokesh of AdamVStheMan.com. Was he the first person detained under Obama’s NDAA law? [youtube height=”400″ width=”550″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sX1EvM6XksM[/youtube] SEE ALSO: Former U.S. Marine arrested …

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Marine kidnapped over facebook posts speaks out (interview)

In his first public comments since being kidnapped by authorities over political posts on Facebook, former Marine Brandon Raub tells John Whitehead of the Rutherford Institute that he is scared for his country. [youtube height=”400″ width=”550″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N5dA1N3S9Es[/youtube]   Raub’s case went viral on the Internet earlier this month when on August …

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United Nations looking to control the internet

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United Nations report calls for Internet surveillance, saying lack of “internationally agreed framework for retention of data” is a problem, as are open Wi-Fi networks in airports, cafes, and libraries. The United Nations is calling for more surveillance of Internet users, saying it would help to investigate and prosecute terrorists. …

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UK Student Loans Company Accused Of Spying On Applicants

UK students applying for a loan via the Student Loans Company (SLC) will have their personal Facebook page scrutinized to determine whether they qualify for funding. This comes after it was revealed that during the summer 150 applicants were spied on after applying for full maintenance loans due to being estranged from …

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Google is going to include your face in its new ads

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Google (GOOG) is tinkering with the ever-delicate balance between selling advertisements and creeping its users out. On Friday the company said it would begin including recommendations that Google+ users make in advertisements. The new policy kicks in on Nov. 11. Here’s how it works: You use Google+ to rate some product or service. …

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Cheerios humiliated by anti-GMO backlash

Cheerios caution GMO

Cheerios just faced a humiliating public relations failure thanks to the undiscriminating nature of free speech through social media. Just a few days ago, Cheerios (General Mills) released an app on Facebook asking ‘fans’ to gratefully show what Cheerios means to them. Users could write their own sentiments by placing …

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ISIS selling CIA-supplied weapons online

ISIS selling CIA weapons online Facebook

Once upon a time, roughly two year ago, the US would vehemently deny that any of its weapons made their way to ISIS, Al Nusra, and the various other jihadist groups operating in the middle east and which the US is, supposedly, targeting for eradication as part of the Syria …

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Hungary throws out Monsanto and the IMF

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I don’t know about you, but I would label my personal knowledge of Hungary as wanting, if not painfully incomplete. It’s not an easy country to come to grips with, not least of all of course because Hungarian doesn’t look like any western language we know with the possible exception …

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