John W. Whitehead

John W. Whitehead is the president of The Rutherford Institute and author of Battlefield America: The War on the American People.

Predators With Badges

This Is Not a Revolution. It’s a Blueprint for Locking Down the Nation

Draconian Lockdown Powers and Civil Liberties

How a Police State Will Deal With the COVID-19 Pandemic

Coronavirus vs. the Mass Surveillance State: Which Poses the Greater Threat?

Gun-Toting Cops Endanger Students and Turn Schools into Prisons

We’re All in This Together

Come Home America: Stop Policing the World and Waging Endless Wars

Harness the Power of Your Discontent

Sin Taxes & Other Orwellian Methods of Compliance That Feed the Government’s Greed

Who Will Protect Us From an Unpatriotic Patriot Act?

Casualties of War: Military Veterans Have Become America’s Walking Wounded

They Live, We Sleep

The Politics of Tyranny

Terrorized, Traumatized and Killed: The Police State’s Deadly Toll on America’s Children

One Man Against the Monster: John Lennon vs. the Deep State

Guns For Hire: the US Shouldn’t Be Using the Military to Police the Globe

When Welfare Checks Turn Deadly

The Police State’s Language of Force

The Bill of Rights Turns 230: What Do We Have to Show for It? Nothing Good

America’s Lost Liberties, Post-9/11

American Gulag: Our Prisons Get More Oppressive by the Day

American Apocalypse

Who Inflicts the Most Gun Violence in America? The U.S. Government and Its Police Forces

We’re All Enemies of the State

The Rise of the American Gestapo

Monsters With Human Faces

It’s Un-American to be Anti-Free Speech

Sexual Predators in the Power Elite

How Evil Wins: the Hypocritical Double Standards of Political Outrage

Mass Arrests, Power Grabs and the Politics of Fear

The Omnipresent Surveillance State

How the Police State Muzzles Our Right to Speak Truth to Power

Technotyranny: The Iron-Fisted Authoritarianism of the Surveillance State

The Deadly Perils of Traffic Stops in America

D is for a Dictatorship Disguised as a Democracy

Predator Cops, Guilty of Sex Crimes Against Women and Children, Are a Menace to Society

From Jesus Christ to Julian Assange: When Dissidents Become Enemies of the State

America Enters the Twilight Zone

We’re All Lab Rats in the Government’s Secret Experiments

The Growing Epidemic of Cops Shooting Family Dogs

Pity the Nation: War Spending is Bankrupting America

Forced Blood Draws & Implied Consent Laws Make a Mockery of the Fourth Amendment

The Age of Tyrannical Surveillance

Rule by Fiat: National Crises, Fake Emergencies and Other Dangerous Presidential Powers

We’ve Been Reduced to Enemy Combatants in Our Own Country

SOTU: These Are Dangerous Times, and Our Government is Largely to Blame

Jackboots in the Morning

Uncle Sam Wants Your DNA: The FBI’s Plan to Create a Nation of Suspects

The Danger Within: Border Patrol is Turning America into a Constitution-Free Zone