So, this is a steady march forward, in terms of stripping away our most basic civil liberties. I would say the NDAA, this case, is the last in line of defence between what’s left of our anemic democracy and our transformation into a military state.
Tag: Patriot Act
Some state governments passed measures to forcibly quarantine residents, incarcerate those who refuse to be vaccinated, and to forcibly vaccinate your children. Legislation like this passed during the much hyped H1N1 flu outbreak.
The martial law portions of Rex 84 were outlined in a 1982 memo, written by FEMA deputy John Brinkerhoff. Martial law was to be declared in the event of a national crisis, yet the plan did not define the term “national crisis”. The plan allowed FEMA to take control of both federal and state governments, appointing military commanders to replace duly elected officials. The plan also called for the rounding up of at least 21 million “American Negroes”, for delivery to various military bases converted into prison centers, also known as FEMA relocation camps. Why? Because at that time African Americans were classified as one of the largest threats to the continuity of the federal government. Who does the federal government consider the biggest threat these days?
…then we have to monitor everybody’s accounts to make sure that they stay within the bounds of what was determined should be their normal activity.
…any cash intensive business, restaurants, convenient stores, gas stations, doctors lawyers accountants… if they step out of the bounds of what was determined to be normal then we have to see if we can figure out why. If we can’t determine the reason for the stepping out of bounds then we’re required to file a suspicious activity report. The federal government looks at us to make sure that we are monitoring everybody’s activities…
The Bill (H.R 645) begins with the Establishment of National Emergency Centers which will mandate that Homeland Security use no fewer than six existing military facilities, in each of the existing FEMA regions, to provide aid to individuals and families in the event of a declared emergency or natural disaster. These facilities will also be to train law enforcement entities, as well as clergy and other entities that will prepare the average citizen for a major event.