Trump Supporters Ramp Up Treason Against the United States

Fox News’ validation of the putsch makes it more likely it will happen again Republican insurrectionists invaded the Capitol building with the intent on capturing and murdering politicians who refused to hand the presidency to Donald Trump for another four years.    They did after being incited by Trump himself, and after months of being … Read more

Conservatism

Conservatism is not an ideology, it is an aesthetic. The most brief investigation into what their politicians do would enrage these people if they actually cared about these things. They don’t. American “conservatives” say they’re are against big government. They are in fact the opposite when it comes to a huge ass military, huge police forces, … Read more

SolarWinds Security Breach Hits Top Government Agencies, Private Sector … And City of Austin

A hack of Austin-based SolarWinds’ Orion IT software is “ongoing,” and is “remarkable for its scope, sophistication and impact,” in the words of Microsoft president Brad Smith. Russian government hackers have infiltrated the systems of up to 18,000 SolarWinds customers who downloaded a compromised Orion software update. The “supply chain attack” works by hiding malicious … Read more

Police Blotter

ACLU Apps For Filming Police Taking photographs and video of things that are plainly visible in public spaces is a constitutional right—and that includes police and other government officials carrying out their duties. However, there is a widespread, continuing pattern of law enforcement officers ordering people to stop taking photographs or video in public places … Read more

Central Texas Runoff Election Tuesday, Dec. 15

Following the November 3rd General/Local elections, the League of Women Voters has confirmed the following runoff races: Austin City Council District 6 (Travis and Williamson County) Austin City Council District 10 Austin ISD Board of Trustees District 5 Austin ISD Board of Trustees District 8 At-Large Georgetown City Council District 2 (Williamson County) LWV will … Read more