by J. D. Heyes, Natural News:
“Official” Washington – the establishment political cabal made up of members of both major parties which has “ruled” the nation’s capital for generations – has been frantically trying to downplay recent revelations that the National Security Administration (NSA) obtained the phone records from millions of Americans via a top secret court order.
After all, they argue, the NSA is only trying to protect the country. After all, they argue, the threat of terrorism is omnipresent and requires 24/7/365 diligence.
But what none of the ruling cabal are talking about is why the NSA’s spying was not aimed at foreign targets, as they usually are, and why the secret order specifically targeted Americans. In fact, according to Forbes, the secret spying – which was first uncovered by the Guardian newspaper in Britain – “explicitly excluded those outside the United States.”
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