Trump To FBI Graduating Class: "I've Got Your Back." Translation of Elite Good Ol' Boy Speak: You Will Not Be Held Accountable For Illegal Acts Like U.S. Government Gang Stalking. Now Let's All Wave The Flag and Stand For The Anthem.
“The history of the intelligence community, though, reveals a willingness to violate the spirit and the letter of the law, even with oversight. What’s more, the benefits of the domestic-surveillance programs remain unclear. Wyden contends that the N.S.A. could find other ways to get the information it says it needs. Even Olsen, when pressed, suggested that the N.S.A. could make do without the bulk-collection program. “In some cases, it’s a bit of an insurance policy,” he told me. “It’s a way to do what we otherwise could do, but do it a little bit more quickly.””
5. There Should Be No Revival of NSA Mass Surveillance When Oversight of Our Intelligence Community Is So Woefully Inadequate
“SLADE GORTON, former 9/11 commission member: Philip is, if anything, a little bit on the mild side. The numbers we had at the time the 9/11 Commission met was that there were 88 congressional committees and subcommittees that had something to do with intelligence oversight. We thought they had reduced it to 79. You have just told us it’s actually gone up to 100.
I can say, myself, I served a little bit more than two years on the Senate Intelligence Committee, and I quit because it was worthless. We didn’t have any real authority over those intelligence agencies. They didn’t pay a lot of attention to us. In fact, I hardly ever heard anything reported even in a secret meeting that I didn’t read in The Washington Post within 48 hours.
It seemed to me to be a waste of time. And, if anything, I think it’s gotten worse since.”
Look on This Website And See Our Corporate Media Isn't Reporting On Half of The Abuses Committed By Our Lawless Intelligence Community.
The FBI has shown itself to be incapable of stopping COINTELPRO Constitution-Trashing Abuses and Should Be Abolished.