US - Electronic monitoring of motorists will soon expand dramatically as states including Arizona, Michigan, Vermont and Washington begin to use radio frequency identification (RFID) chips in drivers’ licenses. These electronic chips broadcast the identity of any card holder to any chip-reading sensor within a minimum of thirty feet. The US Department of Homeland Security is promoting the tracking projects as part of its Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative.
“Multiple cards can be read at a distance and simultaneously with vicinity RFID technology, allowing an entire car full of people to be processed at once,” a DHS fact sheet on the Passport Card technology explained. [more]
[click here] for my Jan. 1, 2008 post on this subject
My attempt at humor and my take on where we are heading and where we have been [click here]
Police will pay informants $10,000 to kill citizens that make police misconduct complaints. [video and more] The citizen abuse possible using RFID chips to covertly track citizens is unimaginable.
Confidential Informants acting as Domestic Terrorists
RFID chips will allow police to be easier prey to thugs. The thug in this video even beat up cops for other cops.
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