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Too smart to be a cop? Police reject applicant for being too intelligent

Too smart to be a cop? Police reject applicant for being too intelligent

There are many qualities and skills needed to become an officer, but apparently, being smart is not one of them – it’s official. A US man who has had his application to join the police force rejected because he scored too highly on an intelligence test has lost his lawsuit against the city. The Court of Appeals in New York[Read More...]

NSA continues to wage war on privacy in partnership with Microsoft

NSA continues to wage war on privacy in partnership with Microsoft

Another twist has been unveiled in the ongoing war against privacy, after Microsoft have become the latest corporation to be exposed in the NSA hacking scandal. Top secret documents obtained by the Guardian has shown how the tech giant has worked closely with the US intelligence services to gain details about users. The files were provided by Edward Snowden and[Read More...]

The dark side of Gardasil: Family tells of how vaccinations destroyed the life of their loved one

The dark side of Gardasil: Family tells of how vaccinations destroyed the life of their loved one

For many years now the mainstream medical community has been convincing parents all over the world about the benefits of vaccinating their children. Those that refused to do so were accused of being irresponsible, reckless and worst of all, bad parents. Mothers and fathers have in the worst case scenario, been threatened with legal action, or denial of services such[Read More...]

Ron Wydall

NSA spy program sparks outrage among campaigners

The US government has persisted with efforts to spy on every single, man woman and child in the America despite widespread opposition. According to mainstream press reports, a “top secret” document has revealed that under the Obama administration, the National Security Agency (NSA) has requested the details of every single phone record made both in the US and outside of[Read More...]

Police plan to gas  New York subways

Police plan to gas New York subways

Police authorities in the US have announced plans to fill the New York subways with colourless gas, in a mock-terror drill. A recent announcement by the NYPD revealed that the force intends to release a “harmless” gas into the subway over three consecutive days in July. They claim that their aim is to test New York’s readiness to handle a[Read More...]