Tag Archives: DHS

Parents of baby who had all of his diapers searched sue feds

A seven-month-old baby was flagged quad-S by DHS. The TSA was compelled to search his diapers for chemical weapons. Surprisingly, none were found. Now the four-year-old child is suing the diapers off the federal government.

“Craziness of the case is proportional to the craziness of the government’s conduct.”

Source: Parents of baby who had all of his diapers searched sue feds | Ars Technica

Spies In The Sky: Here’s Where FBI Planes Are Circling U.S. Cities

Every step you take, every move you make, they’ll be watching you…except on weekends and federal holidays. The maps are interactive so you can see if you’re being watched, too! (I am, probably).

America is being watched from above. Government surveillance planes routinely circle over most major cities — but usually take the weekends off.

Source: Spies In The Sky: Here’s Where FBI Planes Are Circling U.S. Cities

First Library to Support Tor Anonymous Internet Browsing Effort Stops After DHS Email

DAMN THE MAN! Keep Tor running!

A library in a small New Hampshire town started to help Internet users around the world surf anonymously using Tor. Until the Department of Homeland Security raised a red flag.

Source: First Library to Support Tor Anonymous Internet Browsing Effort Stops After DHS Email – ProPublica