Citizen Review Boards – Helpful? A Distraction? Harmful?

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The content below was published on October 16, 2014 to Reno News & Review by D. Brian Burghart, the founder of Fatal Encounters. It is cross-posted here as the topic – civilian review boards – often comes up during conversations about police accountability, and because the various perspectives offered by those involved is pretty exhaustive. […]

Cop Block is Decentralized

Cop Block is Decentralized

Editors Note: Much love to Nate Cox, founder of Virginia Cop Block, for taking the time to construct this video and weigh-in on what is one of the most important attributes of Cop Block as an idea – it’s decentralization.  RELATED LINKS CopBlock.org/About CopBlock.org/JoinUs CopBlock.org/Groups CopBlock.org/StartAGroup CopBlock.org/GrowAGroup VIRGINIA COP BLOCK Virginia Cop Block – website […]

No Treason: The Constitution of No Authority

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No Treason: The Constitution of No Authority was written by Lysander Spooner, an abolitionist, in 1869. The entire essay is below, or you can download the .PDF, view it at GoogleBooks, or purchase it via Amazon.com. Despite the passage of almost a century and a half, Spooner’s words are no less relevant. Related Content Listen […]

The Promise of Meshnets: Part2

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UPDATE 9:26am EST, Thur. Oct. 31, 2013: As if to underscore why the current iteration of the Internet could be better, consider this statement: The National Security Agency has secretly broken into the main communications links that connect Yahoo and Google data centers around the world, according to documents obtained from former NSA contractor Edward […]

CopBlock’s Library Expands

CopBlock.org/Library – which links to videos, books, essays, audio and some CopBlock.org content, was just made more robust. The purpose is to help bring-about a world where the site, and the action of watching the police, is not even needed as such an institution of violence is no more. A handful of videos were added […]

VIDEO CONTEST: Mesh Schoolcraft with Szasz

Video Contest: Combine Schoolcraft & Szasz

[content cross-posted to CopBlock.org from PeteEyre.com/Schoolcraft] Incentive: 100-FRNs or its equivalent in silver Deadline: Midnight EST March 31st, 2012. Send an email to “copblock [at] gmail [dot] org” with “Szasz” in the subject line and a link to your video Details: All submitted videos will be added to a playlist on CopBlock’s YouTube channel (link […]