Predator drones patrol U.S. skies for stray cows… no joke


It seems a little known provision in the 2005 bill authorizing the use of Predator drones along the U.S. border allowed other agencies to borrow the drones for, “interior law enforcement support.” So, now the same MQ-9 “hunter/killer” drones used for CIA assassinations in Yemen and Pakistan are being used to track down stray cattle in North Dakota… no joke.

Read more »
MuslimNonarchist's picture
Created by MuslimNonarchist 2 years 18 weeks ago – Made popular 2 years 17 weeks ago
Category: Police State   Tags:

Occupy Protestors Target Drone Facility


Here is a tough one for freedom lovers out there- Occupy Iowa is targeting a new business that makes civilian drones. Should they be proteting the technology, or the government that abuses it?

Read more »
Ricardo Obsolete's picture
Created by Ricardo Obsolete 2 years 19 weeks ago – Made popular 2 years 19 weeks ago
Category: New Technology   Tags:

Computer virus hits US Predator and Reaper drone fleet


A computer virus has infected the cockpits of America’s Predator and Reaper drones, logging pilots’ every keystroke as they remotely fly missions over Afghanistan and other war zones.

Read more »
George.Safford.Parker's picture
Created by George.Safford.... 2 years 27 weeks ago – Made popular 2 years 27 weeks ago
Category: Military / Defense   Tags:

U.S. drones to watch entire Mexico border starting Sept 1


The U.S. government will have unmanned surveillance aircraft monitoring the whole southwest border with Mexico from September 1, as it ramps up border security in this election year, a top official said on Monday.

Read more »
Renniks's picture
Created by Renniks 3 years 33 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 32 weeks ago
Category: Immigration   Tags:

Government under pressure to open US skies to unmanned drones


government wants to have unmaned drones patrolling the skies.

Read more »
coylefoto's picture
Created by coylefoto 3 years 44 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 44 weeks ago
Category: Police State   Tags:

Robots Will Soon Do All Our Killing for Us


In the years ahead, unmanned machines will increasingly fight our wars.

Read more »
THCPower's picture
Created by THCPower 4 years 12 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 12 weeks ago
Category: Military / Defense   Tags:

Air Times & Contact

LIVE 7 Days a Week!
Mon-Sun: 7pm-10pm Eastern

Call toll-free:

You can also Skype us.

Join our Email List

Stay up to date with the latest about Free Talk Live, and receive our Weekly Digest email - the most popular stories for the week from our front page and also the week's audio highlights!

See our past emails.

Free Talk Live 2.5

Welcome Free Talk Live 2.5! Now, with Reddit!
You'll need a Reddit account before you can vote on and submit show prep. (That is different from your FTL/AMP account.)

The content here is the same as you will see on the FTL Subreddit. Please submit bug reports on the appropriate BBS subforum.

Enjoy the new site and thanks for submitting your content!


New forum topics

Recent Posts Recent Posts

Who's online

There are currently 1 user and 0 guests online.

Online users

  • FTL_Ian