Snowden Reveals First Ever Public Disclosure Of Secret Black Budget Programs. Edward Snowden, a former intelligence contractor has leaked the very first documentation that proves the existence of clandestine black budget operations (1)(programs that are extremely classified dealing with technology, information and more.)
Did we really need this leak in order to believe that black budget programs operate in secrecy? No, many people will tell you that the existence of black budget programs was obvious and that we didn’t need any official documentation to prove it, but this still helps. The United States has a history of government agencies existing in secret for years.
The National Security Agency (NSA) was founded in 1952, its existence was hidden until the mid 1960’s. Even more secretive is the National Reconnaissance Office, which was founded in 1960 but remained completely secret for 30 years. We are talking about Special Access Programs (SAP). We are talking about large amounts of unaccounted-for money going into programs we know nothing about. Sources: (0) (1) Domestic Surveillance Techniques - Our Data Collection Program. Surveillance Techniques: How Your Data Becomes Our Data In 2001, NSA published the secret "Transition 2001" report defining our strategy for the 21st century.
No longer could we simply access analog communications using conventional means, the new digital world of globally-networked encrypted communications required a dramatic change to our surveillance strategy: NSA would need to "live on the network". We've turned our nation's Internet and telecommunications companies into collection partners by installing filters in their facilities, serving them with secret court orders, building back doors into their software and acquiring keys to break their encryption. Our Domestic Intercept Stations NSA technicians have installed intercept stations at key junction points, or switches, throughout the country. View a sample route that internet data traverses from a home in Toronto to the San Francisco Art Institute passing through several NSA intercept stations.
Bulk Collection of U.S. A Whistleblower Just Exposed How the Government Spies on Your Cell Phone. By Derrick Broze The release of a secret U.S. government catalog of cell phone surveillance devices has revealed the names and abilities of dozens of surveillance tools previously unknown to the public.
The catalog shines a light on well-known devices like the Stingray and DRT box, as well as new names like Cellbrite, Yellowstone, Blackfin, Maximus, Stargrazer, and Cyberhawk. » 25 Fast Facts About The Federal Reserve – Please Share With Everyone You Know Alex Jones. Michael SnyderEconomic Collapse September 16, 2013 As we approach the 100 year anniversary of the creation of the Federal Reserve, it is absolutely imperative that we get the American people to understand that the Fed is at the very heart of our economic problems.
It is a system of money that was created by the bankers and that operates for the benefit of the bankers. The American people like to think that we have a “democratic system”, but there is nothing “democratic” about the Federal Reserve. Image: Federal Reserve Unelected, unaccountable central planners from a private central bank run our financial system and manage our economy. . #1 The greatest period of economic growth in U.S. history was when there was no central bank. #2 The United States never had a persistent, ongoing problem with inflation until the Federal Reserve was created. 'Gestapo' tactics at US police 'black site' ring alarm from Chicago to Washington. The US Department of Justice and embattled mayor Rahm Emanuel are under mounting pressure to investigate allegations of what one politician called “CIA or Gestapo tactics” at a secretive Chicago police facility exposed by the Guardian.
Politicians and civil-rights groups across the US expressed shock upon hearing descriptions of off-the-books interrogation at Homan Square, the Chicago warehouse that multiple lawyers and one shackled-up protester likened to a US counter-terrorist black site in a Guardian investigation published this week. As three more people came forward detailing their stories of being “held hostage” and “strapped” inside Homan Square without access to an attorney or an official public record of their detention by Chicago police, officials and activists said the allegations merited further inquiry and risked aggravating wounds over community policing and race that have reached as high as the White House.
‘Not in America’ “Not in America.” How Medical Care Is Being Corrupted. Photo WHEN we are patients, we want our doctors to make recommendations that are in our best interests as individuals.
As physicians, we strive to do the same for our patients. But financial forces largely hidden from the public are beginning to corrupt care and undermine the bond of trust between doctors and patients. Insurers, hospital networks and regulatory groups have put in place both rewards and punishments that can powerfully influence your doctor’s decisions. Contracts for medical care that incorporate “pay for performance” direct physicians to meet strict metrics for testing and treatment. For example, doctors are rewarded for keeping their patients’ and below certain target levels.
Physicians who meet their designated targets are not only rewarded with a bonus from the insurer but are also given high ratings on insurer websites. These measures are clearly designed to coerce physicians to comply with the metrics. When a patient asks “Is this treatment right for me?”