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The EyeOpener- Police State Gadgets & the Technology of Enslavement

Taser: Popular Technology of Pain Compliance in Law Enforcement The popular conception of the police state, derived mainly from works of science fiction, revolves heavily around the deployment of exotic technologies for keeping the populace firmly under the thumb of an authoritarian government. Perhaps it is the frequency with which these devices are presented to […]

Newsbud Exclusive- China & the Balkans Revisited

The U.S. & Chinese geopolitical agendas for the Balkans show the signs of likely future clashes In December 2014, I wrote an article on the intensification of the Chinese political and economic presence in the Balkans.[1] I discussed the Chinese relations with the Balkan states chronologically and underlined the importance of the annual “16+1″ summits […]

LEGAL REALITY CHECK – It’s High Time the Court System Takes a Serious Look at Transparency — by Todd Macfarlane

This is one of those issues that should quickly become self-evident. Our legal system goes by a number of different names.  Some call it the “Justice System.”  Others call it the “Court System” or the “Judicial System.”  Still others refer to it as the “Legal System.” Based on my experience and observations, I often refer […]

Newsbud Breaking News- Turkish Government Issues an Official Request to NBC News Demanding Immediate Public Apology

NBC News Is Asked to Immediately Issue a Public Apology Today, on Monday, July 25, 2016, at 1:00 PM (ET), the Turkish Embassy in Washington D.C. sent its official request for public retraction and apology to the relevant divisions at NBC News. On Thursday, July 21, Newsbud contacted officials at the Turkish Embassy in Washington […]

National Security Letters: Protecting Against Terrorism Or Protecting a Police State?

Last month, the US senate came up two votes short of the necessary number needed to pass an amendment to a criminal justice spending bill that would have expanded the type of information that can be obtained with the use of a warrantless surveillance technique known as a national security letter.  The Federal Bureau of […]

BFP Exclusive Report- A Distillation of DOD Funding Priorities for May 2016

DOD spent $15,777,808,000+ on 237 individual contracts during May 2016 The Pentagon issues a jumbled list of contracts every business day around 5:00PM local time. Our project distills an entire month of these contracts into an accessible form. The Department of Defense (DOD) spent at least $15,777,808,000 on 237 individual contracts during May 2016. This […]

The Alliance of Neutral States (ANS): Putin’s Anti-NATO Grand Design for the Balkans

Capitalizing on the popular dissatisfaction with the neoliberal Atlanticist political & economic status quo For about two decades, it appeared that the end of the Cold War in Europe left the Balkan states with no long-term geostrategic option except the so-called Euro-Atlantic integrations underwritten by the ideology known as Atlanticism. This option reached the peak […]

BFP Exclusive Report- A Distillation of DOD Funding Priorities for April 2016

DOD spent $11,355,885,000+ on 188 individual contracts during April 2016 The Pentagon issues a jumbled list of contracts every business day around 5:00PM local time. Our project distills an entire month of these contracts into an accessible form. The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) spent at least $11,355,885,000 on 188 individual contracts during April 2016. […]

BFP Exclusive Report- A Distillation of DOD Funding Priorities for March 2016

DOD spent $23,512,565,000+ on 327 individual contracts during March 2016 The Pentagon issues a jumbled list of contracts every business day around 5:00PM local time. Our project distills an entire month of these contracts into an accessible form. The Department of Defense (DOD) spent at least $23,512,565,000 on 327 individual contracts during March 2016.  This […]

Following the Money to War Profiteers

Peter B. Collins presents Christian Sorensen In this Newsbud special, BFP contributor Christian Sorensen and Sibel Edmonds talk about Sorensen’s latest breakdown of Pentagon spending, a regular feature here. Sorensen makes a compelling argument that terrorism has replaced the cold war as the driver of our military machine and the huge profits it throws off […]

BFP Exclusive Report- A Distillation of DOD Funding Priorities for February 2016

DOD spent $27,407,152,614+ on 209 individual contracts in February 2016 The Pentagon issues a jumbled list of contracts every business day around 5:00PM local time. Our project distills an entire month of these contracts into an accessible form. The Department of Defense (DOD) spent at least $27,407,152,614 on 209 individual contracts during February 2016. This […]

BFP Exclusive Report- A Distillation of DOD Funding Priorities for January 2016

DOD spent $11,696,571,000+ on 147 individual contracts in January 2016 The Pentagon issues a jumbled list of contracts every business day around 5:00PM local time. Our project distills an entire month of these contracts into an accessible form. The Department of Defense (DOD) spent at least $11,696,571,000 on 147 individual contracts during January 2016. This […]

Newsbud Associates

Sibel Edmonds- Newsbud Founder & Editor-in-Chief Sibel Edmonds is editor and publisher of BFP Report, founder and president of the National Security Whistleblowers Coalition (NSWBC), and author of the acclaimed books Classified Woman: The Sibel Edmonds Story, and The Lone Gladio, a Political Spy Thriller. She is the recipient of the 2006 PEN/Newman’s Own First […]

NEWSBUD- Where Media Integrity Matters: Join Our Campaign for a 100% People Funded Media

Dear Friends & Supporters, We’re back! Your incredible support and generous pledges during our last Kickstarter campaign have encouraged us to try another time. Today is the day. It’s the first day of our new campaign, and we need you to help again. We have 45 days to raise $150,000, and we know we can […]

BFP Exclusive Report- A Distillation of DOD Funding Priorities for December 2015

DOD spent $21,766,419,449+ on 249 individual contracts in December 2015 The Pentagon issues a jumbled list of contracts every business day around 5:00PM local time. Our project distills an entire month of these contracts into an accessible form. The Department of Defense (DOD) spent at least $21,766,419,449 on 249 individual contracts during December 2015. This […]