How Immigration Reform Could Harm U.S. Citizens

There are about 11.7 million undocumented immigrants living in the United States, according to The New York Times, and many of these individuals and households are supported by wages paid under the table. Factories, farms and other labor-intensive industries have traditionally benefited from hiring undocumented workers who will accept very low wages. New immigration reform […]

Independent Journalists, Activists Politically Targeted in Criminal Hacking Campaign

by Jason Robinson posted from 21st Century Wire Now criminal hacking activity has drifted into the grass-roots political arena… The digital realm has never been more politicized as it is today. Never has the discourse in news and information been so diverse and expansive. Readers are happy, content consumers are happy. Many see this as […]

Corporate Spying and Intellectual Theft

James Hall | Business secrets have always been the target of competitors snooping. Methods change with the times.              

Saint’s ancient heart stolen from Dublin cathedral

Somewhere in Ireland, a burglar has the heart of a saint. Officials at Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin said Sunday they’re distraught and perplexed over the theft of the church’s most precious relic: the preserved heart of St. Laurence O’Toole, patron saint of Dublin. O’Toole’s heart had been displayed in the cathedral since the 13th […]

Is H.R. 2885 a disguised REAL ID act on steroids?

WARNING: You may not agree with this Dispatch. That’s OK! I have people I love, with whom I disagree. So do you! Remember, it’s ok to disagree with Downsize DC, and remain a member. This Dispatch launches a new DownsizeDC.org HERESY campaign. Initiatives like this are not the primary work of DownsizeDC.org, but they do […]

Kucinich: Debt Political Theater Diverts Attention While Americans’ Wealth Is Stolen

Washington D.C. – Congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) today spoke on the House floor about the massive transfer of wealth from the American people to the hands of the few by virtue of wars, energy policies and monetary policies. He called upon Americans to witness Wall Street’s theft of Main Street, which has left millions of […]