Secrecy and free democratic government don't mix.
There is no more
fundamental axiom of American
freedom than the familiar
In a free country we
punish men for the crimes they
commit but never for the opinions they have.
Once a government is
committed to the principle of
silencing the voice of opposition, it has only one way to go, and that is
down the path of increasingly
repressive measures, until it becomes
a source of terror to all its
citizens and creates a country where everyone lives in
Truman, who ordered the bombing of Japan, was not required to seek approval
from anyone before doing so.
Nonetheless he did.
to assure himself that others with more experience and expertise shared his
belief that a nuclear attack on Japan was justified.
He secretly built
an Interim Committee - so named because it was established to make only
a single recommendation - and asked for its opinion.
Secretary of War Henry
Stimson was the chairman.
Its other members were the president of
Harvard, the president of MIT, and senior representatives of military and
The Interim Committee reviewed intelligence and
interviewed physicists who had developed the nuclear bomb, including Enrico
Fermi and J. Robert
After three weeks of deliberation, it advised Truman
that it agreed with his decision to attack."
- Stephen Kinzer
1945 In the December issue of
Collier's magazine Richard Nikolaus Eijiro
posts an article about the integration of Europe Truman reads.
article impresses Truman so much it is adopted as the official US
National Security Resources
requests military aid to Greece to support
right-wing forces fighting communist
For the rest of the
Cold War, Washington
and the CIA will
back notorious Greek leaders with deplorable human rights records.
Truman signs the National Security Act creating the Central
Intelligence Agency and National Security Council.
The CIA is
accountable to the president through the National Security Council (NSC)
- there is no democratic or congressional oversight.
Its charter allows
the CIA to "perform such other functions and duties as the NSC may from time to
This opens the door to covert action and dirty
Reinhard Gehlen almost
convinces the Americans that war is imminent, and the West should make
a preemptive strike.
In the 50s he produces a fictitious "missile gap."
matters worse, Russians have thoroughly penetrated the Gehlen Organization with
double agents, undermining security.
CIA recreates a covert action
wing, innocuously called the Office of Policy Coordination, led by Wall
Street lawyer Frank
Helms is Chief of Operations of the Office of Policy
Responsibilities include "propaganda,
preventive direct action,
anti-sabotage, demolition and
evacuation procedures; subversion
against hostile states, including assistance to
underground résistance groups, and
support of indigenous anti-communist
elements in threatened countries."
When Italian communists threaten to win
elections, the CIA buys
propaganda, threatens and beats up opposition leaders, infiltrates and
American Intervention in Italy's Parliamentary Elections
National Security Resources Board (NSRB) adopts a national censorship
plan designed to restrict the free flow of information to the public in the
event of a national emergency or war.
The government assumes the power
communications and suspend freedom
of the press.
An NSRB document outlining the program says
censorship may be
activated in a "time of war or of national emergency proclaimed by the
president and found by him to arise from the use or threat of force by a
Author Ted Galen Carpenter will later comment: "Although
advocates of censorship habitually insisted that it would only by invoked
during wartime, the guidelines contained no such limitation. A declaration of
war was not required; merely a declaration of emergency arising from a
perceived foreign menace."
1949 Policy for Asia, National Security Council document 48/2 states
Japan would become Asia's industrial economy, fired by US companies.
Washington would 'hook up' other
Asian economies to Japan's industrial machine and as
captured markets for Japanese goods to
isolate and contain China.
March 9, 1950 "When Truman was asked to approve $10 million in
military aid for Thailand, Achesons supporting memo noted that $5 million
had already been approved by Truman for the Thai "constabulary."
presumably came from the Office of Policy Coordination secret budget: I
can find no other reference to the $5 million in State Department published
records, and two years later a U.S. aid official in Washington, Edwin Martin,
wrote in a secret memo Thai Police force under General Phao "is receiving no
American military aid."
The key public lobbyist for backing the KMT in
Burma and Yunnan was General Claire Chennault, original owner of the airline
the OPC took over.
Chennault deserves to be remembered as an early
postwar proponent of using off-the-books assets: his "Chennault Plan" envisaged
essentially self-financing KMT armies, backed by a covert US logistical
airline, in support of U.S. foreign policy." - Peter Dale Scott
1950 Dean Acheson's top
secret policy is laid out in National Security Council document
NSC-68 calling for an enormous US
military encircling the globe to protect 'war-making capabilities' of its
allies, a euphemism referring to
countries with resources that American industry needs to manufacture arms to
NSC-68 called for a military
defending the Western Hemisphere and 'essential' allied
areas so that their war-making capabilities can be developed; providing and
protecting a mobilization base while the offensive forces required for victory
are being built up; conducting offensive operations to destroy vital elements
of the Soviet war-making capacity, and to keep the enemy off balance until the
full offensive strength of the United States and its allies can be brought to
bear; defending and maintaining the lines of communication and base areas
necessary to the execution of the
above tasks; and providing such aid to allies is as essential to the
execution of their role in the above tasks.
1951 Psychological Strategy Board is established by a Harry S. Truman in
a Presidential Directive.
"Directive to: Secretary of State, Secretary
of Defense, Director of Central Intelligence: It is the purpose of this
directive to authorize and provide for the more effective planning,
coordination and conduct, within the framework of approved national
policies, of psychological operations.
There is hereby established a
Psychological Strategy Board
responsible, within the purposes and terms of this directive, for the
formulation and promulgation, as guidance to the departments and agencies
responsible for psychological
operations, of over-all national psychological
objectives, policies and programs, and for the coordination and evaluation
of the national psychological effort.
The Psychological Strategy Board
will report to the National Security Council on the Psychological Strategy
Board's activities and on its evaluation of the
operations, including implementation of approved objectives,
policies, and programs by the departments and agencies concerned.
Psychological Strategy Board shall be composed of:
of State, the Deputy Secretary of Defense, and the Director of CI, or, in their
absence, their appropriate designees;
An appropriate representative of
the head of each such other department or agency of the Government as may, from
time to time, be determined by the Board.
The Psychological Strategy
Board shall designate one of its members as Chairman.
A representative of the Joint
Chiefs of Staff shall sit with the Psychological Strategy Board as its
principal military adviser in order that the Board may ensure that its
objectives, policies and programs shall be related to approved plans for
The director and architect of the Psychological Strategy Board was
Henry Kissinger was
Gordon Gray's consultant.
Henry Kissinger was also
the paid political consultant to Rockefeller family.
Henry Kissinger, and
were members of the Council on
Gordon Gray served in the administrations of
Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy,
Gray was heir to the R J
Reynolds tobacco fortune and President of the University of North Carolina.
Gordon Gray, a Yale alumni, was touted as a broadcast and publication
Eisenhower signed Executive
Order 10483 replacing the Psychological Strategy Board with the
1950 Truman explains sending troops to
Korea without consulting
"We are not at war; this is
a police action." -
Service and Casualties in Major Wars and Conflicts 1994
puts Korean War American
battle deaths at 33,652 and "other deaths" meaning deaths in the war zone from
illness, accidents and other non-battle causes at 3,262.
General Douglas MacArthur 'liberates' North
Korea from "communism"
nearly all the way to the Yalu River marking the border with China.
At this point, Red China pours its troops into the conflict.
MacArthur orders the bridges over the Yalu river to be bombed to keep
the Chinese out, but his order is countermanded by the Secretary of Defense,
General George Marshall.
Office of Defense MobilizationDecember 16, 1950 Harry S. Truman signs
Executive Order 10193,
establishing the Office of Defense Mobilization (ODM) within the Executive
Office of the President.
The ODM is granted a wide range of emergency
powers in order to mobilize civilians, industries and government agencies to
defend the country during a
crisis. As part of a broad "mobilization" effort, Truman calls for
increasing the number of total armed forces, increasing defense spending, and
expanding the economy to
increase war production.
Truman declares a national emergency and
delegates many of his war powers to the head of the ODM citing the threat of
"President Truman proclaimed a state of emergency
this morning and delegated many of his own war powers to Charles E. Wilson, the
new mobilization director." - New
10193 grants blanket
executive authority to Charles E. Wilson to carry out all aspects of war
production and economic control.
According to the order, the
mobilization director "shall on behalf of the president direct, control, and
coordinate all mobilization activities of the executive branch of the
government, including but not limited to production, procurement, manpower,
stabilization, and transport activities."
17, 1952 Harry S. Truman signs Executive Order 10346, ordering the
Federal Civil Defense Administration (FCDA) to coordinate "continuity"
plans within the
The plans will be designed to ensure the
continuation of essential government functions in the event of
a major disaster, such as
a nuclear attack on Washington DC. According to the order, "each Federal
department and agency shall prepare plans for maintaining the continuity of its
essential functions at the seat of government and elsewhere during the
existence of a civil-defense emergency."
The National Security
Resources Board (NSRB), established by the National Security of Act of 1947 is
to play an advisory role in the emergency plans.
The US government
constructs Site-R at Raven Rock 65 miles north of Washington, DC.; a network of
96 nuclear-resistant "Federal Relocation Centers" around Washington, DC; a
roughly 200,000-square-foot facility known as Mount Weather deep within an
isolated strip of the Blue Ridge Mountains, approximately 50 miles west of
Washington, DC; Greenbrier, underneath a hotel resort in White Sulphur Springs,
Cheney and other high-ranking officials relocated to Site-R in the
aftermath of September 11, 2001.
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