TSA detains US Senator for refusing pat-down

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officials briefly detained Senator Rand Paul in Nashville, Tennessee after he refused to submit to a invasive airport pat-down. 

Is this what a police state looks like?

Numerous videos and images of police violently cracking down against peaceful OccupyWallStreet (OWS) protestors have gone viral in recent weeks.

AntiSec hackers pwn Arizona "police state" yet again

Hackers associated with Anonymous and the rapidly evolving AntiSec movement have pwned and owned Arizona law enforcement officials for the second time.  

Is San Francisco turning into a police state?

Much like the local police station, San Francisco’s Entertainment Commission has proposed that all bars and clubs be required to photo and collect ID information from everyone who passes through the door.