Friday, June 20, 2014

This Is A True Police State

This Is A True Police State: June 19, 2014 "ICH" - "The Dollar Vigilante" - On 5th March 2014, I was detained at Detroit airport, just before I was to board the plane.

“I will decide if you will go on this plane or not,” shouted a US custom official with a stress on “I”, while keeping an eye on a young female official, perhaps in his continual attempt to impress her. In an instance I was reminded that I was in a warped space in “the land of the free” where the rule of law or even the rules of nature did not operate. Four “invincible and immortal” custom officials of the States [often spoken with stress and extreme tribal-pride] were to decide what was right and what was wrong.

Article: Professor Francis Boyle on Impeachment of Bush and Obama | OpEdNews

Article: Professor Francis Boyle on Impeachment of Bush and Obama | OpEdNews: s Democratic Representative Nancy Pelosi, the Richest Representative of the One Percent in the House of Representatives, said: "Impeachment is off the table." Nevertheless, Insouciant Californians still send The bought-and paid-for hireling to Washington

In my day if an experienced professor of international and constitutional law, such as University of Illinois Professor Francis A. Boyle, called for impeachment of a president, it was a serious situation for the president. But no more. Today an American president can ride roughshod over constitutional lawyers, the US Constitution and US statutory law without any danger of impeachment. To avoid impeachment today, all a president has to do is to avoid having a sexual affair with a White House intern in the Oval Office, or is that the Oral Orifice?

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

How the ‘War on Terror’ Became a War on the Constitution | The Nation

How the ‘War on Terror’ Became a War on the Constitution | The NationWith the government obsessively seeking to hide or spin what it does, in-the-sunlight contact barred, and those inside locked behind an iron curtain of secrecy, the whistleblower has become the paradigmatic figure of the era. Not surprisingly, anyone who blows a whistle has, in these years, come under fierce attack.