Your Government just got bigger
Dec 02, 2011
'Anthrax isn't scary at all compared to this': Man-made flu virus with potential to wipe out many millions if it ever escaped is created in research lab
Why develop such stuff? It is to use against potential enemies in other countries? If that were true, then one should know that diseases have been known to cross borders around the world.
The very fact that they know how to do this suggests that they have already done it with other strains of the flu virus right here in America.
To sell more vaccines, perhaps? To keep people docile? Who knows. The mentality of these people is beyond belief.
Do we really want a government to have this kind of power that could threaten us all if we refused to comply with its decrees?
Well, the Senate just voted overwhelmingly on a new and oppressive version of the Patriot Act. It's amazing how Democrats and Republicans can agree on more oppressive government when their handlers in the background want it to happen.
By the end of next week, the US government very likely will have the power to lock up US citizens for life at Guantanamo Bay or other military prisons -- without charge and without trial.
This means that, in the near future, a controversial Twitter post, attending a peaceful protest, or publishing an anti-Congress critique or anti-TSA rant on Google+ could land you "indefinite detention" for life, in the wording of the bill. No access to a lawyer, no access to trial.
Dr. Stephen Jones