2008 MAY 16
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US: 58,000 soldiers have been forced to serve longer than
their agreed enlistment as army struggles to keep numbers high. Raw Story 2008 May 23 (Cached)
Top virologist says AIDS is not caused by HIV but by drugs, including those used to treat AIDS
patients. The treatment creates the disease. One of the biggest scams of history!
Brasscheck Posted 2008 May 22
Amateur video captures amazing contest between water
buffalo, lions, and alligator. An animal version of the Ron Paul Revolution!
video Posted 2008 May 22
US: Public awareness of harm from Mercury amalgam fillings
is growing as FDA comes under pressure of law suits. Natural News 2008 May 22 (Cached)
As dollar shrinks in value, crude oil passes $133 per barrel. Analysts predict $200 in near
future. This will impact all prices as hyperinflation nears.
IHT 2008 May 21 (Cached)
Easy conversion of hydrogen from organic matter discovered
by researchers. Natural News 2008 May 21 (Cached)
Spanish contractor wins bid to operate Pennsylvania Turnpike. Not final yet, but U.S. is losing
control over its infrastructure. Philly.com 2008 May 19 (Cached)
Google discloses to Indian police the identity of an Internet customer who was rude to a
politician - leading to the man's arrest. In the name of obeying the law, Google will always cooperate with
tyrannical governments. Register 2008 May 19 (Cached)
US: Carlyle Investment Group buys one of America's
largest private intelligence armies. Democracy Now 2008 May 19 (Cached)
Dutch government bans electronic voting.
IDG News 2008 May 18 (Cached)
Warning! Using cell phone when pregnant mar damage your
baby. Independent 2008 May 18 (Cached)
After illegally spying on Americans, Verizon and AT&T
are awarded large contracts from government to do more of the same. WordPress 2008 May 17 (Cached)
US: Senate votes to roll back FCC rule that allows single company to own print and
electronic media outlets in same community. Yahoo 2008 May 16 (Cached)
Get aissue of Unfiltered News emailed to you each
US: Former Attorney General testifies that government is
planning on martial law and has a secret list of citizens to be picked up and placed into detention
centers. Radar Posted 2008 May 16 (Cached)
Report shows that Pentagon has used covert control over U.S.
media to plant pro-war propaganda disguised as news analysis more than 4,500 times. Media
Matters Posted 2008 May 16 (Cached)
US: Documents show that when Rumsfeld was Secretary of
Defense he commented on lack of public support for war in Middle East and then theorized that "the
correction for that" would be another terrorist attack. Huffington Post Posted 2008
May 16 (Cached)
Harmful gasses found to be coming from flame retardant on
electronic components in TV sets. Keep them well dusted. Seattle Times Posted 2008 May 16
Minnesota says no to Real ID.
KSTP Posted 2008 May 16 (Cached)
LAST MAN OUT OF NORTH TOWER ON 9/11 TELLS OF EXPLOSIONS IN BASEMENT PRIOR TO IMPACT OF FIRST
Rodriquez, the last man to escape from the North Tower seconds before it collapsed on 9/11, was the featured
speaker on our telephone conference on May 4, 2008. William was the maintenance worker who cleaned the stairwells
of the North Tower. He was the only person at the site that morning who had the master key to all the doors that
opened to the stairwell, and he was the one who accompanied firefighters and opened doors as they ascended. He
re-entered the North Tower three times after the initial impact and personally led fifteen people to safety. Prior
to the first impact by a jet aircraft, William was in the 1st basement of the building and was badly shaken by a
powerful explosion from the 2nd basement beneath him. He and other co-workers told the 9/11 Commission about this,
but the Commission excluded any mention of this in their final report. Listen to the dramatic first-hand account of
this true American hero here.
VACCINES EXPERT, MARY TOCCO,
an educator on natural health, appeared on our conference call
recently and reviewed the dangerous side effects of childhood vaccines, including Autism. She explained
how parents can protect their children by legally opting out of the school vaccines program. Her testimony
was recorded and can be heard here. Her 3-hr
seminar is available on DVD here.
FROM OUR READERS
RON PAUL WRITE-IN CAMPAIGN?
As Ron Paul will
most likely not win at the convention, let's start a blog campaign to encourage all liberty minded individuals to
write in Ron Paul on voting day. A proposed advertisement might read:
Vote for Liberty - Stop Tyranny
Write In RON PAUL !!!
Together WE CAN change Washington !!!
I will be writing in Ron Paul. I can no
longer vote for more of the same from either party. Just a few ideas.
Sincerely, John Sambdman
CORPORATIONS INTRINSICALLY EVIL?
There is a central issue which, in my opinion, is perhaps the single most
important issue which divides those on the 'left' from those on the 'right' and needs desperately to
be analyzed and addressed. This is the matter of state-granted corporate privileges.
Many on the left, who
might otherwise join with us in opposition to unlawful tyranny by the state, advocate 'democracy' or
'socialism' (i.e., collectivism) because they see this as necessary to restrain or abolish
'capitalistic' abuses of power, deriving from the privileges that corporations enjoy but individuals do not:
namely, limited liability.
What is your position on corporate 'limited liability' priveleges, which
is the essential feature of the corporation? I am surprised that you seem not to have written about this yet.
Isn't the limited liability corporation, by nature, antithetical to the ideals of individualism, which you
tirelessly promote? Isn't corporatism the essential flaw of US government which has resulted in a collectivist
government and political favoritism giving corporations unfair advantages over individuals and small businesses -
REPLY FROM GEG: Our friends on the Left do, indeed, equate corporatism with
capitalism and injustice, and they tend to think that the way to offset the injustices of corporatism is to have a
strong government, theoretically responsive to the will of the people. What they fail to see is that big government
is very similar to corporatism and, especially in recent times, it is obvious that there is a merger of the two. Why?
because they are the same snakes under the skin. Every one of the obnoxious effects of corporatism can be found in
big government, and it is most naive to think that it can ever be otherwise.
Governments and corporations are
neither good nor evil by themselves. They can serve man well or be a huge disservice depending entirely on the terms
of their charters and the character of those who direct them. Private entrepreneurs, partnerships, and associations
have exactly the same capacity for good or evil. Corporations become evil when they acquire political favoritism
giving them unfair advantages over competitors and legal immunity from crimes - but exactly the same thing happens
with politically connected individuals, partnerships, and associations.
There is, however, one characteristic
of corporations and governments that has led to widespread corruption and injustice. It is the fact that their
officers and managers usually are protected from personal liability for their official acts. When crimes are
committed by corporations and government agencies, the courts hand down judgments to compensate the victims or to
punish the perpetrators, and many people cheer the outcome; but they fail to realize that the real perpetrators get
off Scot free. The real perpetrators are people, not organizations. They are the leaders and managers who make the
decisions and execute the criminal actions. Yet, the fines are not paid by them at all. When crimes are committed by
people in government, the fines are passed on to taxpayers. When crimes are committed by people in corporations, the
fines are passed on to stockholders. In both cases, the innocent are punished and the guilty are spared.
is the root of great evil. If corporate and government officers were held personally responsible for their actions,
even when discharging their official duties, most abuses would come to a halt. The problem is not that corporations
and governments are intrinsically evil. It is that present laws enable people within those structures to escape
liability for their actions.
It can be argued that taxpayers and stockholders should be liable for the
actions of those whom they elect, that they should monitor them and make sure they perform their duties properly.
Such an argument, however, is not realistic. Those who lead organizations usually can conceal or misrepresent their
actions for long periods of time. Average voters and stockholders have little chance of discovering their wrongdoing
until it is too late. Fortunately, in a sane world it would not be necessary for them to do so. If wrongdoing among
executives were not protected by limited-liability laws, few problems would arise from that sector. In other words,
if office-holders were held personally responsible for their acts on behalf of the organizations they serve, the
level of corruption and crime committed by corporations and governments would be identical to the level committed by
individuals acting outside corporations and governments; which is to say that it would me minimal.
summary: Governments and corporations intrinsically are neither good nor evil. What makes them so is the character of
the people who direct them. If laws did not grant personal immunity from their acts, the likelihood of corruption and
crime in governments and corporations would be no greater than found in any other segment of society. We must focus
on the underlying principle: To treat executives of government and corporations differently from all others is
contrary to the Equality-Under-Law provision of The Creed of Freedom. Follow the Creed, and it will make
no difference what organizational structures we choose for our convenience.
CAPTIVATED BY CAPITALISM VS. COLLECTIVISM
I was captivated by the email [posted below] from the
new subscriber who was having trouble with the concepts of collectivism and capitalism. The email was intense, and
I got so caught up in responses from each of you- that it literally enthralled me. It was deep. It was real and it
was from someone who expressed real questions from the the naievity of someone unfamiliar with Freedom Force. I was
so intrigued by the writing from both of you that I will be forced to read it at least 3 or 4 times again. In the
mean time, keep up your stamina and your responses as well. I think that the depth of information will serve to
quell questions that many have in mind.
CONFUSED ABOUT CAPITALISTS AND
This week we received an email from a new subscriber who was having trouble with the
concepts of collectivism and capitalism. This is a common problem for those who are newly introduced to these
concepts, so we are reprinting the email and my reply below:
SUBSCRIBER: I just watched an interview with
Mr. Griffin about the federal reserve and immediately signed up for the newsletter. As I was browsing, I began to
realize that some of the principles held by the organization seemed contradictory to the sentiment expressed in the
interview. Specifically about collectivism. Is there any place, any resource, the water supply, anything that
belongs to all of us?
REPLY: It depends on the definition of belong. In one sense, nothing ever belongs to
anyone. In another, everything belongs to those who have the physical or military strength to claim it. In yet
another sense, things (including natural resources) belong to those who develop them and make them accessible to
others. Each society has its own view of this. In a society of individualism, there is a right of ownership for
those who offer added value to the natural resources. In other words, copper in the ground is useless until it can
be mined and refined. If people were not allowed to own the land and the raw resources, there would be no incentive
to do the mining or refining, and it would stay in the ground forever.
SUBSCRIBER: What gives the people
who own huge amounts of the pie the right to keep it forever and pass it on to their children?
gives people who own small amounts of the pie the right to take it from those with large amounts? Theft is not
justified by the envy of those who steal.
SUBSCRIBER: How is that any different than Kings or Dictators?
REPLY: Stealing from the rich is no different from stealing from the poor and no different from stealing by
kings and dictators.
SUBSCRIBER: Some people simply don't have the tools to run in the economic rat
REPLY: Correct. We should help them if we can but that does not justify coercing others to be
generous if they dont want to be. If we grant that principle, then we have no complaint when others coerce us
to do things that we do not care to do. Coercion in the name of good causes is the foundation of modern tyranny.
SUBSCRIBER: Capitalism is fine for capitalists.
REPLY: There are two kinds of capitalism:
Competitive capitalism and monopoly capitalism. The first is good for everyone. The second is good for only the
monopolists. Incidentally, monopoly capitalism is the foundation of collectivism. All monopoly capitalists forge
partnerships with government as the way in which they maintain their monopolies. They love socialism, communism,
neo-conservatism, and all other variants of collectivism, as you no doubt have observed from present-day elitists,
all of whom are collectivists.
SUBSCRIBER: But look what capitalists are doing in the world...buying up
mineral rights and water rights and stomping on any nation that dares to nationalize their resources so they can
take care of their citizens.
REPLY: These are not competitive capitalists. They are monopoly capitalists
who are partners with politicians and who use government to enforce their monopolies. They hate competition. None
of them seek free-enterprise competition. They are the ruling collectivists partnered with government to enforce
SUBSCRIBER: Social agreements do not necessarily have to be corrupt.
Agreed. But eventually they always do become corrupt when they allow coercion for redistribution of wealth. In
other words, collectivism always corrupts.
SUBSCRIBER: How about roads...should every road become a toll
REPLY: Not necessarily. This question tells me that you have not read my essay entitled The
Chasm in which I addressed this issue in a footnote at the bottom of page 16. You will find The
Chasm at the bottom of the Issues section of the Freedom Force site. Here is the link:
http://www.freedom-force.org/freedom.cfm?fuseaction=issues. Thank you for your interest.
Being informed is not enough.
Freedom Force awaits you
ARE VACCINES SAFE?
seminar that answers with a resounding NO. This seminar was conducted by Mary Tocco, an educator on natural health with special expertise
in the side effects of vaccines. Her presentation has been seen by over 100,000 people and voted by viewers
across the country as #1 on this topic. She has packed 27 years of personal research into just three hours, and
you will be glued to your TV screen every minute of the way. Drawing on scientific documents from government
agencies and university laboratories, she identifies the toxic components of vaccines, how they are related to
autism and other childhood disorders, how vaccines interfere with the development of a normal immune system, and
how infectious childhood diseases had all but disappeared BEFORE vaccines were introduced as a result of improved
sanitation and nutrition. Protect your children from this fraud. Get the facts before you make the vaccine
THE FUTURE OF
The Disturbing Truth about Genetically Modified Foods.
This documentary is an investigation into unlabeled, genetically engineered foods that
have quietly filled our grocery stores for the past decade. It gives voice to farmers who are under attack by the
corporations that have created this technology. It shows the grim health implications for an unsus-pecting
population and reveals how multinational corporations are seeking to control the world's food system. (More)
WASHINGTON YOU'RE FIRED!
This documentary focuses on
the growing police state in America and shows how the Bill of Rights and the Constitution literally have been
cancelled by recent legislation and executive orders. With the next crisis, the President will have power to
confiscate all private property including homes, cars, and money; all commercial property; all means of
transportation; and can round us up into work brigades. Anyone who criticizes can be imprisoned without legal
defense. Presidents now have more dictatorial power than King George had when Americans fought the Revolutionary
War to rid themselves of him. This program includes a plan for restoring the Constitution without armed
STALIN, MAN OF STEEL.
This History Channel documentary is more than just a biography of one of the worlds
most notorious dictators and mass killers. It shows how, in spite of incredible crimes against his own people, Stalin
was hero worshiped by them. This was possible because the masses were easily moved in time of crisis into viewing him
as the embodiment of their nation, and loyalty to country became blurred with loyalty to leader. Vital lessons for
This documentary shows how the elections of 2004 and
2006 were stolen and who did it. This is not a conspiracy theory. Its the real thing! The people who
perpetrated this fraud remain in place to do the same thing in 2008 and every election thereafter. This has
nothing to do with Republicans vs. Democrats. It is about controlling the electoral process so that the common
citizen will never be able to break the grip of those who control both major parties. This grip CAN be broken, but
only if more Americans become aware that it exists. Thats where you come in. Acquire this video and show it to
your friends. (More)
The New Math of American Elections
STOP AMERICA'S #1
Yes, sub-clinical scurvy, caused by a lack of Vitamin C, is the origin of all heart and coronary disease. Does that
mean everyone can be protected simply by taking extra Vitamin C? Not quite. The first step is to eliminate those
conditions that deplete Vitamin C levels in the first place. Here is the whole story told in fascinating detail. Simply
stated, coronary disease is preventable and reversible without drugs. (More)
Vitamin C Deficiency Is the Origin of ALL Heart Disease.
SPOOKS, HOODS, & THE HIDDEN ELITE; Testimony of Chauncey Holt, member of
the JFK assassination team.
This is the
confession, made eight days before his death, of a man who worked in the joint service of organized crime and
the CIA. Chauncey Holt tells why the Mob and the CIA wanted JFK dead and how they carried out his assassination. One
of Holts assignments was to create false ID papers for Lee Harvey Oswald who he knew as a CIA undercover agent
posing as a Castro supporter. Holt reveals that there were several shooters, but Oswald wasnt one of them. He
was set up to take the blame and draw attention away from the real assassination team. DVD. (More)
FILES ON JFK: The confession of James Files, the
man who shot Kennedy.
prison, James Files tells how he was recruited by a Chicago crime family and worked with the CIA to assassinate JFK.
He describes every step of the plan, names the key players, and explains their motives. The FBI claims that Files is
not a credible witness; but you will be hard pressed to agree after hearing hundreds of details that only could come
from intimate knowledge of the event and the players including Jack Ruby and Lee Oswald. DVD. (More)
THE LATE GREAT U.S.A. The Coming Merger with Mexico
While many people are still clinging to the belief that The U.S.will never give up its sovereignty, the process
already is far advanced. This is not just a super highway between Mexico and Canada, but a total political, economic,
and military merger into what will be called the North American Union, identical to the creation of the EU. Here are
the chilling details of a plan being implemented largely behind closed doors by global elitists to terminate the United
MAPS OF THE ANCIENT SEA KINGS Evidence of
Advanced Civilization in the Ice Age.
Map makers thousands of years before ancient Egypt knew locations and shapes of all the
continents, even Antarctica, which today lies beneath a deep covering of ice. How did they know? (More)
EXPOSING THE REAL CHE GUEVARA AND THE USEFUL
IDIOTS WHO IDOLIZE HIM
MYTH: Man of the people, freedom fighter, humanitarian, defender of the poor
and oppressed. REALITY: Cold-blooded murderer, sadistic torturer, materialist, godfather of terrorism. You will
shake your head at the brainwashed celebrities who idolize him. (More)
DECEPTION WAS MY JOB
Bezmenov, the son of a high-ranking Soviet officer, worked for the propaganda arm of the KGB known as the Novasti
Press Agency. One of his assignments was to accompany journalists visiting the Soviet Union to make sure they did not
discover the truth about Soviet life. After becoming disillusioned with the oppressive system, he escaped to the West
at great risk to his life. In this interview, conducted by G. Edward Griffin, Bezmenov tells how the Soviets
propagandized their own citizens; how he hoodwinked American journalists into publishing Soviet propaganda, how slave
laborers are concealed from foreign visitors, and how he escaped to the West posing as an American hippie. Includes
many photographs brought with him on microfilm at the time of his escape. (More)
The Testimony of Yuri
are one-ounce pure-silver medallions minted exclusively
by Freedom Force. Each medallion features eight symbols illustrating the concepts of individualism as expressed in The Creed of Freedom. For an explanation of this
here. Libertatems are a storehouse of value, a hedge against inflation, a work of art, and a teaching aid
to popularize the laws of liberty. (More)
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