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Federal Emergency Management Agency

Federal Emergency Management Agency
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is an agency of the United States Department of Homeland Security, initially created by Presidential Reorganization Plan No. 3 of 1978 and implemented by two Executive Orders on April 1, 1979.[1][4] The agency's primary purpose is to coordinate the response to a disaster that has occurred in the United States and that overwhelms the resources of local and state authorities. The governor of the state in which the disaster occurs must declare a state of emergency and formally request from the president that FEMA and the federal government respond to the disaster. FEMA also provides these services for territories of the United States, such as Puerto Rico. The only exception to the state's gubernatorial declaration requirement occurs when an emergency and/or disaster takes place on federal property or to a federal asset, for example, the 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. History[edit] Prior to 1930s[edit] Piecemeal approach (1930s–1960s)[edit] Related:  Police StateOne World Government

FEMA - The Secret Government Some people have referred to it as the "secret government" of the United States. It is not an elected body, it does not involve itself in public disclosures, and it even has a quasi-secret budget in the billions of dollars. This government organization has more power than the President of the United States or the Congress, it has the power to suspend laws, move entire populations, arrest and detain citizens without a warrant and hold them without trial, it can seize property, food supplies, transportation systems, and can suspend the Constitution. Not only is it the most powerful entity in the United States, but it was not even created under Constitutional law by the Congress. It was a product of a Presidential Executive Order. No, it is not the U.S. military nor the Central Intelligence Agency, they are subject to Congress. FEMA had one original concept when it was created, to assure the survivability of the United States government in the event of a nuclear attack on this nation.

Military–industrial complex President Dwight Eisenhower famously warned the U.S. about the "military–industrial complex" in his farewell address. The term is sometimes used more broadly to include the entire network of contracts and flows of money and resources among individuals as well as corporations and institutions of the defense contractors, The Pentagon, the Congress and executive branch. A parallel system is that of the Military–industrial–media complex, along with the more distant politico-media complex and Prison–industrial complex. A similar thesis was originally expressed by Daniel Guérin, in his 1936 book Fascism and Big Business, about the fascist government support to heavy industry. Etymology[edit] Eisenhower's farewell address, January 17, 1961. President of the United States (and five-star general during World War II) Dwight D. A vital element in keeping the peace is our military establishment. History[edit] In 1977, following the Vietnam war, U.S. Current applications[edit] See also[edit] Works

Anti-ballistic missile An anti-ballistic missile (ABM) is a missile designed to counter ballistic missiles. Ballistic missiles are used to deliver nuclear, chemical, biological or conventional warheads in a ballistic flight trajectory. The term "anti-ballistic missile" describes any antimissile system designed to counter ballistic missiles. Current counter-ICBM systems[edit] There are three systems in the world that can intercept ICBMs. The U.S. American plans for Central European site[edit] During 1993, a symposium was held by western European nations to discuss potential future ballistic missile defence programs. Current tactical systems[edit] United States of America[edit] In several tests, the U.S. military have demonstrated the feasibility of destroying long and short range ballistic missiles. U.S. These systems, as opposed to U.S. A new system, scheduled for deployment during 2009, is U.S. Russian Federation[edit] The Moscow ABM defense system is able to intercept ICBM warheads, and is based on: Japan[edit]

Goodbye, Liberty! 10 Ways Americans Are No Longer Free August 29, 2012 | Like this article? Join our email list: Stay up to date with the latest headlines via email. Our most fundamental rights, to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness, are under assault. Life? Liberty? The pursuit of happiness? These changes didn't just happen. Corey Robin notes in the Nation that this conservative appeal to “economic freedom” has been met by Democrats who present themselves as “new Victorians,” standing for “responsibilities over rights, safety over freedom, constraint rather than counterculture.” Not only is this politically and emotionally unappealing, it's demonstrably wrong. Is that how you feel when you're dealing with your bank? While the Right portrays popularly elected government as a faceless oppressor, large corporations and ultra-wealthy individuals – what we're calling “Big Wealth” -- are trampling on our individual rights and liberties every day. Here are 10 critical examples, drawn from the headlines and from our everyday lives. 1.

Federal Reserve System: 12 Regional Banks with 1 Central Power Base. The New York Fed. Over 70 Percent of Assets with New York Fed. The Federal Reserve Banks are broken up into 12 regional banks across the country by geographic location. Some excellent data has been provided from certain divisions including the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank. Yet as we have found with the over 8,000 FDIC insured banks, the real power is held by roughly 100 banks. The Federal Reserve Banks are divided up into 12 regional banks with 25 branches. Source: Wikipedia Now the above breakdown seems rather fair to the untrained eye. Without question, it is clear that only one of the 12 Regional Banks actually holds the powerbase of the Federal Reserve System. Now why is this problematic? And the balance sheet is not as clear as it would appear: $2.1 trillion is on the balance sheet at the Fed Banks and you would think that by looking at the above, things are pretty clear. “1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Face value. We may have too big to fail with the large banks but what about too big of a central bank?

FEMA | Federal Emergency Management Agency Stop Online Piracy Act Proponents of the legislation said it would protect the intellectual-property market and corresponding industry, jobs and revenue, and was necessary to bolster enforcement of copyright laws, especially against foreign-owned and operated websites. Claiming flaws in present laws that do not cover foreign-owned and operated websites, and citing examples of active promotion of rogue websites by U.S. search engines, proponents asserted that stronger enforcement tools were needed. Opponents claimed that the proposed legislation threatened free speech and innovation, and enabled law enforcement to block access to entire internet domains due to infringing content posted on a single blog or webpage. They expressed concerns that SOPA would bypass the "safe harbor" protections from liability presently afforded to websites by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Overview[edit] The originally proposed bill would allow the U.S. On December 12, 2011 a revised version of the bill was tabled.

China's WMD's Obama's CDC has stackable coffins ready... FEMA clearly is fast becoming the Obama administration’s secret in-country military operations that is scaring citizens out of their wits. A video narrated by Dale Bohannan has popped up online with photos of what first appear to be porta-potties. But on closer inspection, the black plastic containers are what the narrator reveals to be as many as 125,000 outsized casket liners that are in no way there to service the needs of live American citizens! Bohannan drove down a newly cut road through a soybean field in Madison, Georgia and spoke with the field’s owner, who told him the Center for Disease Control (CDC) owned these coffin liners and was leasing his land for their storage! Images of these black, disposable coffins cement in the minds of many Americans the notion that our government is not to be trusted and that our government is not really looking out for us, but rather is looking out for the higher ups, the politicians, and the elites in Washington, D.C.

Conductive Order of Metals Conductivity is the measured amount of eddy current generation created on a metal target's surface. Contrary to popular belief, gold in its purest state is not a better conductor of electricity than pure silver. Silver is the best conductor when compared to all other metals detected with metal detectors. It is important also to understand that basic metals take on new conductive properties when alloyed with different metals. On the Conductive Order of Metals chart 1, listed are the basic types of metals and some common alloys in order of descending conductive relationship. In chart 2, listed is a range of targets typically found while metal detecting. These numbers are listed for reference only and should not be compared to any other visual identifier. The discrimination setting used to routinely reject common trash items can actually reject some of the more desirable gold and platinum rings which are set with expensive diamonds. Source: Detectorist by Robert Sickler

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