Posts Tagged ‘oath of office’

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Foreign government leases at Trump World Tower stir more emoluments concerns

The U.S. State Department allowed at least seven foreign governments to rent luxury condominiums in New York’s Trump World Tower in 2017 without approval from Congress, according to documents and people familiar with the leases, a potential violation of the U.S. Constitution’s emoluments clause.

Democrats were obligated to impeach this piece of shit con man the day they took office according to their own oaths to defend the Constitution. They are just as corrupt now.

 

Legislative Branch: Members of Congress

“I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and domestic; that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the same; that I take this obligation freely, without any mental reservation or purpose of evasion; and that I will well and faithfully discharge the duties of the office on which I am about to enter: So help me God.”

 

It’s black and white and corrupt all over.

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NSA Spying Did Not Result In a SINGLE Foiled Terrorist Plot

 

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“I can say unequivocally … if you are a U.S. person the NSA cannot listen to your telephone calls and the NSA cannot target your emails.”

-Barack Hussein Obama, June 17, 2013, Charlie Rose

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Washington Post:

Obama administration had restrictions on NSA reversed in 2011
Arrest the president.

The Obama administration secretly won permission from a surveillance court in 2011 to reverse restrictions on the National Security Agency’s use of intercepted phone calls and e-mails, permitting the agency to search deliberately for Americans’ communications in its massive databases, according to interviews with government officials and recently declassified material.

ADDITIONALLY

What does this tell us?

The court in 2008 imposed a wholesale ban on such searches at the [OUTGOING BUSH REGIME’S] government’s request, said Alex Joel, civil liberties protection officer at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI). The government included this restriction “to remain consistent with NSA policies and procedures that NSA applied to other authorized collection activities,” he said.

The Bush regime was doing the same thing but tried to clean up the situation before the Democrats took over.

NSA Satellite Analyst Russell Tice showed that the Bushes were spying on domestic high officials and other opponents back in the early years.

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XKeyscore: NSA tool collects ‘nearly everything a user does on the internet’

 

Apparently if you ever visited a foreign website or communicated with a foreigner, that’s enough for them to open up your life to low-level mercenary contractor “analysts” for spying.  Or if you communicated with someone else who visited a foreign website, or communicated with a foreigner — again, enough so-called “justification” for spying on your for the rest of your life.  This is the criminal surveillance state, and Edward Snowden’s revelations expose more and more of this criminal conspiracy.  This is treason against the American people, waging a cyber war against them, and a gross, deliberate assault on the Constitution’s Bill of Rights.

 

Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) DirectThis man should be “court martialed” according to General William Odom.

It’s the absolute end of legitimacy and Constitutional restraint of this fascist empire.  There is nothing but authoritarian abuse of power in America’s future.  No one in power  is accountable for glaring violations of the law.  They have destroyed the Bill of Rights, and continue to do so daily without opposition.

Ray McGovern: Gen. Hayden’s Snow Job on Snowden

“Odom blurted out, “Hayden should have been court martialed.” And President Bush “should be impeached,” added the general with equal fury.

Odom ruled out discussing, during the interview itself, the warrantless eavesdropping revealed by the New York Times three weeks earlier. In a memorandum about the conversation, Kenney opined that Odom appeared so angry that he realized that if he started discussing the still-classified issue, he would not be able to control himself.

Why was Gen. Odom so angry? Because he, like all uniformed officers (as well as many civilian officials), took an oath to support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and domestic; because he took that oath seriously; and because he had done his damndest to ensure that all NSA employees strictly observed the prohibition against eavesdropping on Americans without a warrant.”

Washington’s Blog: Separation of Powers Which Define Our Democracy Have Been Destroyed

“The Department of Justice [sic] told a federal court this week that the NSA’s spying “cannot be challenged in a court of law”.(This is especially dramatic given that numerous federal judges and legal scholars – including a former FISA judge – say that the FISA spying “court” is nothing but a kangaroo court.)

Also this week, the Department of Justice [sic] told a federal court that the courts cannot review the legality of the government’s assassination by drone of Americans abroad.

This was intentional, by design, a top down coup d’etat against the rights of common citizens.  Absolute power corrupts absolutely.

BARACK OBAMA

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Snowden is 100% correct.

CNET:

“NSA spying flap extends to contents of U.S. phone calls
National Security Agency discloses in secret Capitol Hill briefing that thousands of analysts can listen to domestic phone calls. That authorization appears to extend to e-mail and text messages too.”

So the true Treason is from those waging war on the innocent American population in clear — and admitted-to — violation of the Constitution of the United States, that old paper they all swear to uphold.  This is an information war, a cyber war, and should rise to the Constitutional definition of “levying war against them.

ARREST THEM ALL

CARRY OUT YOUR SWORN OATHS

UPHOLD THE CONSTITUTION

 

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The Guardian published Snowden’s Top Secret NSA Memos today also.  I don’t recommend downloading the documents if you are in the US, as Snowden is also charged today with “espionage” for disclosing the treason of the US regime.  They might charge you with the same if you download the documents (which they monitor in real time).

Orwell never imagined the US totalitarianism.  His vision was informed by the Soviets, in a far less technically advanced age.