Category: Personal Freedom

Content pertaining to personal liberties and rights of the individual.

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Los Angeles and Chicago Are Readying to Erase 68,000 Nonviolent Marijuana Convictions

Cook and Los Angeles counties are taking the bold move of erasing tens of thousands of past marijuana convictions.

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Donald Trump Doesn’t Matter – Three Things YOU Can Do to Change the World

Donald Trump doesn’t have the power to change the world. You do.

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South Africa Legalizes Cannabis in Big Win for Pro-Marijuana Activists

“It will not be a criminal offense for an adult person to use or be in possession of cannabis in private for his or her personal consumption.”

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Socialist Dictator Nicolas Maduro Jails Two Firemen for Mocking Him in Comedic Video

“We know the DGCIM took them away, but we do not know where they are.”

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Facebook Follows in Footsteps of Communist China, Assigns Users ‘Trustworthiness Rating’

This new feature allows sophisticated algorithms to decide which users fall in line with the company’s own private view on ethics and credibility.

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Kavanaugh: Warrantless Data Collection “is Entirely Consistent with the Fourth Amendment”

Kavanaugh’s stance on the Fourth Amendment runs in opposition to what most Americans believe it to mean.

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Smart Technology That Tracks People Through Walls Raises Privacy Concerns

Developers say RF-Pose could be used by healthcare practitioners to monitor diseases, but the technology has been a call to concern for privacy advocates.