AND NOW: Private ‘Blackwater-Type’ Spy Agencies (Video)

“Fascism should rightly be called Corporatism, as it is the merger of corporate and government power.”
Benito Mussolini



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“Could the sprawling surveillance state enable government or its legion of private contractors to abuse their technology and spy upon domestic political targets or judges This is not a far off possibility. Two years ago, a batch of stolen e-mails revealed a plot by a set of three defense contractors (Palantir Technologies, Berico Technologies and HBGary Federal) to target activists, reporters, labor unions and political organizations. The plans— one concocted in concert with lawyers for the US Chamber of Commerce to sabotage left-leaning critics, like the Center for American Progress and the SEIU, and a separate proposal to “combat” WikiLeaks and its supporters, including Glenn Greenwald, on behalf of Bank of America— fell apart after reports of their existence were published online. But the episode serves as a reminder that the expanding spy industry could use its government-backed cybertools to harm ordinary Americans and political dissident groups…”.* The Young Turks host Cenk Uygur breaks it down.

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5 thoughts on “AND NOW: Private ‘Blackwater-Type’ Spy Agencies (Video)

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  2. The Corporatism connection to the NSA revelation is expanded when you add Progressive Insurance chairman Peter Lewis to the mix. The advertising campaign to establish consumer acceptance of a spy in your automobile has been going on for quite some time now, with Flo as a knock-off version of Mr. Clean becoming their icon. Lewis, a huge Obama supporter, has given millions to the ACLU, MoveOn.Org, and America Coming Together. That puts him in the ring with George Soros and a 527 political action group which basically served as a front for the SEIU thugs who ran ACORN. Peter Lewis, one of the 400 richest men in America, is waging his “progressive” war on the free enterprise system with the fruits of capitalism.

  3. Pure Fascism is the marriage of government and business……according to the man who coined the word, Mussolini.

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