The Free Thought Project

Police Department Requesting Facebook Passwords From Gun Permit Applicants

Request violates Constitution & Facebook’s Terms of Service The Watervliet, N.Y., Police Department is asking pistol permit applicants for access to their Facebook accounts. Kit Daniels | The department recently sent an applicant a form which asked for his Facebook username and password, and after the applicant complained, …

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Do We Even Need the Police?

With nationwide rampant police misconduct and the growing concerns about excessive force and militarization, are we at a point in this country where we would be better off without the police? By: Matt Winkeljohn – Riot Police @Ferguson Protests beat their batons to intimidate protesters. (Video by Free Thought Project: …

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