A conspiracy by the FBI to gain access to the data of unsuspecting consumers is wholly un-American. At this point, corporate collusion with the surveillance state should itself be a crime.

EFF are reporting they have documents which confirm Best Buy gave the FBI a tour of their repair facility, the FBI paid Geek Squad employees as informants, and FBI agents … Read more

In case you didn’t know, tariffs made up 95% of the US government’s revenue until 1913, at which point they switched to gaining money through taxing you. It's no coincidence that this isn't taught in schools.

The tariff history of the United States spans from colonial times to present. The first tariff law passed by the U.S. Congress, acting under the then recently ratified Constitution, was the Tariff of 1789. Its purpose was to generate … Read more

The real estate market has been supported by one very important factor: Interest rates. They are SLOWLY climbing. Just a bit more and you will hear “TIMBERRRRRR” as it comes crashing down.

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