Obama Executive Order Seeks ‘Control’ Over Communications In a ‘Crisis’

Wynton Hall
Big Government
9 Jul 2012

On Friday, President Barack Obama issued an executive order on the “Assignment of National Security and Emergency Preparedness Communications Functions” because the “the Federal Government must have the ability to communicate at all times and under all circumstances to carry out its most critical and time sensitive missions.”

Section 5.2 states that Secretary of Homeland Security shall “satisfy priority communications requirements through the use of commercial, Government, and privately owned communications resources, when appropriate.”

Furthermore, the Secretary of Homeland Security must “maintain a joint industry-Government center that is capable of assisting in the initiation, coordination, restoration, and reconstitution of NS/EP [National Security and Emergency Preparedness] communications services or facilities under all conditions of emerging threats, crisis, or emergency.”

The complete executive order can read here at the White House website.

Update: Obama Seizes Control of All Communications Systems With Executive Order

…Back in 2011, Hillary Clinton admitted that the US government, via the mainstream media, is losing their “information war” with the American public. As alternative media becomes more prevalent, the propaganda must be taken up a notch in order to keep the masses onboard with the agendas of the US government.

Danny Schechter, filmmaker and investigative journalist, explains that MSM cannot compete with the alternative media. Schechter says that “America feels on the defensive because it can no longer” monopolize the thoughts of citizens domestically and abroad. Since the US government thinks “its point of view is the only point of view” these new news outlets are “extremely damaging” to the US continual purveyance of propaganda…

Watch the video of Sec. Clinton on RT at the link.

Update 2Rep. Darrell Issa signs Declaration of Internet Freedom

…In signing the Declaration, Issa has joined hands with some unlikely allies…

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