The Biometric ID Grid: An Open Source Investigation

The Biometric ID Grid: A Country-by-Country Guide. (James Corbett | In last week’s report on India’s demonetization disaster I began to connect the dots between demonetization, the push for a cashless society, and the biometric identification schemes that will eventually tie everyone’s fingerprints, iris scans, and other identifying details to every transaction they ever… Continue Reading

UK Passes ‘Most Sweeping Surveillance Law’ to date & Looks to Spend $1 Billion on Reaper Drones

The UK government is hard at work spending the taxpayer’s money on militarized drones while expanding online and digital surveillance to new unprecedented levels. SHOW NOTES: UK lawmakers approve ‘most sweeping’ surveillance powers UK Passes the Most Extreme Surveillance Law in the History of Western Democracy Investigatory Powers Bill published Investigatory Powers Act 2016 UK… Continue Reading

Uncivil Forfeiture, Suing The CIA, & Peace Police

This week on the New World Next Week: Nebraska abolishes civil forfeiture; a federal judge allows CIA torture suit to proceed; and chaos fails to descend when a small town’s entire police force quits. New World Next Week — the video series from Corbett Report and Media Monarchy that covers some of the most important… Continue Reading

Government Worried About Sharing Economy

This week on the New World Next Week: James forgets to plug his microphone in; the cops can now legally lie in order to pull you over; Uber gives the police data on 12 million passengers; and the government worries they can’t tax the P2P economy. New World Next Week — the video series from… Continue Reading