Judge Rules against Free Speech in Boston

gagged5 My organization, the American Freedom Defense Initiative (AFDI) tried to place pro-Israel ads in Boston, countering anti-Israel ads that ran there. Our ad read, "In any war between the civilized man and the savage, support the civilized man. Support Israel. Defeat jihad."  The ad was rejected, and we sued. Last week, U.S. District Court Judge […]

What Are You Doing to Save the Republic?

 As I was listening to two conservative news anchors bantering back and forth in a comical manner, asking one another as to what scandal they thought was most controversial in 2013 (the IRS targeting of conservative groups, Obamacare lies and its unconstitutionality, the Benghazi cover-up, etc.), I thought within myself: This is some serious irresponsibility […]

Apple: NSA are ‘Malicious Hackers’

Apple-Gadget Showcase I reported this week that researcher Jacob Appelbaum asked a very important question: Is Apple helping the NSA spy on its customers? Today, tech giant Apple Inc. responded to allegations that it worked with the NSA on an iPhone backdoor with choice words for the National Security Agency. The program, called DROPOUTJEEP, was disclosed by top-secret documents […]

“Uncle Tom” is Ebonics for “Superhero”

Man-of-Steel-Title-Sequence-HD-2019 The 2013 movie, Man of Steel, is a more serious remake (and re-boot) of the 1983 classic, Superman II.  The 1983 version was probably the best of the Superman collection of films, introducing the storyline that this traditional American hero, wrapped in the American flag, actually desired to be human like everyone else and to […]

Supreme Court Issues Emergency Block in Obamacare Case

United States New Yea_Garc (2) Just before ringing in the New Year, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor issued a temporary block of a requirement under the Affordable Care Act, which would give relief to an order of Roman Catholic nuns, who are being forced to implement the birth control mandate. The Washington Times reports: In a temporary injunction issued by […]

Apple Denies Working With NSA on iPhone Backdoors

Apple-Back-Door-NSA-Hacking-iPhones Today Apple denied creating backdoors on the iPhone for the NSA to exploit. First let's review some articles that preceded the denial. Within the last few days came numerous reports NSA Reportedly Has Total Access To The Apple iPhone. Back in September, Der Spiegel online reported iSpy: How the NSA Accesses Smartphone Data AppleInsider notes […]