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Ohio Bill Would Allow Arrests For No Reason In Public Place

Every week now there are new stories pointing towards the increasing power and control of the corporate/government dictatorship. The U.S. Constitution will soon be little more than an historical document and people are swiftly losing the rights they have come to take for granted. I predict it will be but a couple years before sites such as Indymedia are banned. Make good use of it while it is still here!
A bill, dubbed the Ohio Patriot Act, has reached the desk of Ohio Governor Taft that would allow police to arrest people who refuse to give their names, address and birth dates, even if they are not doing anything wrong. It would also open the door for mandatory ID checks in order to enter train and bus stations and airports.


In other news of the growing dictatorship:

Quoted from a Washington Post article - "Supreme Court nominee Samuel A. Alito Jr. once argued that the nation's top law enforcement official deserves blanket protection from lawsuits when acting in the name of national security, even when those actions involve the illegal wiretapping of American citizens, documents released yesterday show."

 link to www.washingtonpost.com

The Patriot Act Amendments to HR3199 include a portion for creating a Secret Service Uniformed Devision. This "Secret Police" will have rights to warrantless arrest. They can be called upon by the president at special events of national significance, as determined by the President.

(1) When directed by the President, the United States Secret Service is
authorized to participate, under the direction of the Secretary of Homeland
Security, in the planning, coordination, and implementation of security
operations at special events of national significance, as determined by the

the entire text:

 link to www.infowars.com

A former technology manager at a major telecommunications company said that since the Sept. 11 attacks, the leading companies in the industry have been storing information on calling patterns and giving it to the federal government to aid in tracking possible terrorists...

...Historically, the American intelligence community has had close relationships with many communications and computer firms and related technical industries. But the N.S.A.'s backdoor access to major telecommunications switches on American soil with the cooperation of major corporations represents a significant expansion of the agency's operational capability, according to current and former government officials.

Phil Karn, a computer engineer and technology expert at a major West Coast telecommunications company, said access to such switches would be significant. "If the government is gaining access to the switches like this, what you're really talking about is the capability of an enormous vacuum operation to sweep up data," he said.

 link to www.nytimes.com
in the name of national "security"... 24.Dec.2005 21:53

this thing here

in the name of national "security", nazi germany under hitler invaded poland. poland, that powerful, dangerous beast of a country that surely was threatening nazi germany's security.

in the name of national "security", hitler oversaw the death of some 6 million jewish men, women and children. all those "evil" jewish people were a "threat".

in the name of national "security", stalin wiped russia clean of 10-20 million russians.

in the name of national "security", pol pot made sure to kill as many of his country's people as he could. all those "evil" people...

in the name of national "security", china has taken over tibet and is slowly but surely wiping tibet clean of tibet.

in the name of national "security", americans are losing their rights.

in the name of national "security", everything is sacrificed. it is the ultimate excuse, the ultimate blank check.

government authority will not kill our bodies here in america, yet. instead it will kill our rights and liberties. and then, we are easy targets.

to all those americans who in their infinite wisdom believe that more authority and a stronger state magically equals more safety and peace, how safe and sound in their little homes by the river or up in the mountains or by the city park were the germans under hitler? hmm. i recall this big war involving hitler that killed millions of germans and laid waste to most of europe. safety? security? peace? but hitler lead a strong state, right? where everyone was safe because the state was in control and there were no civil liberties getting in the way of investigations (and genocide), right? is that what authoritarian governments who strip their citizens of their rights (and thereby their power) give to their people? a nice quiet life?

are cows safe and secure at feed lots? what could possibly happen to them as they tread that specially designed curving path (designed just for their sensibilites) into that big metal building? all those cows, safe and secure...

to all those americans who think warrentless searches and warrentless wiretapping is a great idea for america, and are actively involved in undertaking it - all the law clerks and anlaysts who write the memo's in favor of it, all the talking heads who talk it up, all the politicians who pass it into law, all the spooks who carry out the operations - there is no other way to say this. history will not see you and your activities as heroic. you will the bad guys. your powers will be the problem. your abuses will be the evil. you will be on the wrong side of history.