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posted on Aug 20, 2014, 71 flags
Posse Comitatus
I wanted to share this article from the Washington post by Sunil Dutta, a professor of homeland security at Colorado Tech University, and has been an officer with the Los Angeles Police Department for 17 years. In the article he tries to explain why It’s not the police, but the people they stop, who can prevent a detention from turning into a tragedy.
It really just shows the attitude law enforcement has and how they think they are our freaking masters. A lot of idiot gems in the article but this stands out the most. "Even though it might sound harsh and impolitic, here is the bottom line: if you don’t want to get shot, tased, pepper-sprayed,...
posted on Aug 20, 2014, 67 flags
Other Current Events
I think in the light of recent events this may prove a little food for thought for some. " "The nation was in shock. This does not happen in our country," said Thora Arnorsdottir, news editor at RUV, the Icelandic National Broadcasting Service. She was referring to a 59-year old man who was shot by police on Monday. The man, who started shooting at police when they entered his building, had a history of mental illness " When I read this I was like wow.. It shows a very different attitude the police have in different cultures. Even though the man was armed and shooting at police they apologised to the family of the deceased....
3 days...
posted on Aug 20, 2014, 55 flags
Fragile Earth
Not much information coming about this as of yet...All I can saw is Holy Crap! Reminds me of the SyFy network movie.
posted on Aug 21, 2014, 47 flags
Space Exploration
Hiy I was looking at this image LEMC-2 on the lpi website and found this rock formation, check it out. 300dpi JPEG image ( 11MB ) Doesn't it look strange?
posted on Aug 22, 2014, 45 flags
Posse Comitatus
ATS moderators seem a lot more relaxed on the subject of Cannabis now so I will hazard posting If I have circumvented or disobeyed the rules in any way then i apologise, mods please edit/delete accordingly. "There is a lot of propaganda targeted towards cannabis because of its male sibling (Hemp) and its potential to revolutionise many different markets...
posted on Aug 20, 2014, 39 flags
ATS Skunk Works
Did anyone watch it? Don't worry it doesn't show anything gruesome. Why would ISIS use special effects? Why would they fade out before the gruesome part? Terrorist have shown beheadings in the part. If ISIS is so sadistic as being labeled, why would they sensor a beheading? Weird things 1. The camera fades out before beheading....
posted on Aug 20, 2014, 35 flags
Aliens and UFOs
[size=5][color=Brown]Background[/color][/size] In part I of this thread, the Gulf Breeze UFO flap, and the strange tale of Ed Walters was looked at. Despite many believing Ed Walters tales of abduction, telepathic communication, and...
posted on Aug 21, 2014, 32 flags
Middle East Issues
"If you could find the video of James Foley’s beheading, would you watch it? Maybe some of you already have. We haven’t, and don’t really want to, but we can’t shake the feeling that we should. We watched Nick Berg’s beheading. It so bothered us that, to this day, we swore we wouldn’t...
5 days...
posted on Aug 19, 2014, 199 flags
Fragile Earth
" Traces of plankton and other microorganisms have been found living on the exterior of the International Space Station (ISS), according to Russian space officials. They claim the plankton were not carried there...
posted on Aug 18, 2014, 95 flags
Posse Comitatus
Following coordinated attacks on civilians and law enforcement, Governor Nixon signs executive order directing Missouri National Guard resources to Ferguson. Exec. 14-09: "NOW, THEREFORE, I, JEREMIAH W. (JAY) NIXON, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE...
posted on Aug 19, 2014, 76 flags
The Gray Area
I’m posting this here because I don't know where else to post this for discussion. I've toyed with the thought of aliens, but it seems so weird, yet what else could it be. Here is the account: My son was visiting...
posted on Aug 18, 2014, 74 flags
ATS Skunk Works
A friend sent me this image: Normally, I see rocks as rocks... For the most part. But today I think pareidolia has gotten the better of me! This can't be a thigh bone can it? Original image: Not sure who originally found this, but kudos......
posted on Aug 19, 2014, 60 flags
Breaking Alternative News
" Not being covered by MSM at the moment but ISIS have released a video on Twitter showing the beheading of American Journalist James Wright Foley.
" James was kidnapped in 2012 whilst reporting from Syria. His beheading by these barbarians is in response to American Air Strikes in Iraq....
posted on Aug 19, 2014, 49 flags
Aliens and UFOs
It seems that on the anniversary of the original wow signal some researchers were transmitting messages asking for contact. Did they get it? "Josh says: “An independent group of researchers in Puerto Rico believe they possibly made contact with ‘beings from elsewhere’ last Friday, August 15, 2014, 37th anniversary of the mysterious...
10 days...
posted on Aug 13, 2014, 244 flags
Posse Comitatus
I'm starting a new thread, with some of the tweets coming in from Ferguson right now. By several reports from local politicians, reporters, and others on the scene, over 50 people have...
posted on Aug 15, 2014, 82 flags
ATS Skunk Works
From the sands of Mars on Sol 719 emerge an incredible relic of its past: A crowned head of a statue! Right in front of Curiosity, it appears as if he was staring at the Rover. Are clearly visible eye sockets, the nose, the mouth...
posted on Aug 16, 2014, 75 flags
Posse Comitatus
Breaking now. Curfew from 12 am to 5 am. Citizens at presser are outraged. Shouting down the Governor, the Missouri Highway Patrol representive, Capt. Johnosn,...
posted on Aug 17, 2014, 72 flags
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
i just learned something from this video today that id like to share with everyone. Know your rights and stop all this tyrannical nonsense.
posted on Aug 15, 2014, 69 flags
Aliens and UFOs
Caught this on the local news tonight, and did a little research seems to be legit. Created quite a stir from what I've read. The video where someone is filming lighting driving down the highway is pretty amazing, especially since they didn't know they were filming some type of craft....
posted on Aug 14, 2014, 65 flags
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
Anonymous Playing Hardball With Ferguson - Releases Officer's Name, and More "NEW YORK (CNNMoney) —The online hacking group Anonymous has released the name of the man it believes to be the police...
posted on Aug 13, 2014, 58 flags
Aliens and UFOs
[align=center][color=Brown]Gulf Breeze UFO Flap (Part I)[/color][/align] [align=center][color=Green]Background[/color][/align] Beginning on November 11, 1987,...
posted on Aug 14, 2014, 54 flags
New World Order
And they are using the conflict between Russia/China/BRICS and the U.S./E.U. to engineer the collapse. Putin, Obama and other world leaders and governments are mere pawns to be used to achieve...
posted on Aug 15, 2014, 54 flags
Posse Comitatus
" "Police in Ferguson, Missouri, once charged a man with destruction of property for bleeding on their uniforms while four of them allegedly beat him. “On and/or about the 20th day of Sept. 20, 2009 at or near 222 S. Florissant...
posted on Aug 14, 2014, 50 flags
Posse Comitatus
There are probably a few things going on in Ferguson that you won't see on the MSM, this is just one of them. As I was following the live feeds tonight in SkepticOverlord's thread I saw an interview with a protester that caused me to stop and think. He stated...
posted on Aug 16, 2014, 50 flags
Medical Issues & Conspiracies
With this kind of uneducated thinking it is no wonder things are going from bad to worse.. "A mob descended on the center at around 5:30 p.m., chanting, “No Ebola...
posted on Aug 13, 2014, 49 flags
Science & Technology
Another advantage of industrial hemp: "During the American Chemical Society' [3]s national meeting in San Francisco on Tuesday, engineering professor...