iOS app Android app

Iris Scanners

Prisons Without Walls: We're All Inmates in the American Police State

John W. Whitehead | Posted 06.16.2015 | Crime
John W. Whitehead

"Free worlders" is prison slang for those who are not incarcerated behind prison walls. Supposedly, those fortunate souls live in the "free world." However, appearances can be deceiving.

Cash vs. Blankets for Syrian Refugees?

Khaled Hosseini | Posted 06.02.2015 | Impact
Khaled Hosseini

UNHCR, The UN Refugee Agency, estimates that two-thirds of Syrian non-camp refugees live below Jordan's poverty line, one out of six below the abject poverty line.

This Week In Apple Rumors

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 01.25.2014 | Technology

It's time for another installment of "This Week In Apple Rumors," where we bring you the latest speculation and gossip about the machinations and iWid...

Smile, the Government Is Watching: Next Generation Identification

John W. Whitehead | Posted 11.18.2012 | Technology
John W. Whitehead

Brace yourselves for the next wave in the surveillance state's steady incursions into our lives. It's coming at us with a lethal one-two punch.

U.S. v. Jones: The Battle for the Fourth Amendment Continues

John W. Whitehead | Posted 03.25.2012 | Crime
John W. Whitehead

As Justice Samuel Alito recognizes in his concurring judgment, physical intrusion is now unnecessary to many forms of invasive surveillance.

The State of the Nation: Are We "Approaching Spiritual Death"?

John W. Whitehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

Fifty years ago, President Dwight D. Eisenhower cautioned the American people against an expansion of America's military empire. To our detriment, we failed to heed Eisenhower's warning.

The Total Control Society Is Here: Iris Scanners

John W. Whitehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
John W. Whitehead

In the future, whether it's entering your home, opening your car, entering your workspace, getting a pharmacy prescription refilled, or having your me...