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Bipartisan Congressional Bill Would Authorize the Use of Propaganda On Americans Living Inside America



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There is no Left or Right -- there is only freedom or tyranny. Everything else is an illusion, an obfuscation to keep you confused and silent as the world burns around you." - Philip Brennan

"Invest only in things that you can stand in front of and pr

I guess now they can

hold us in detention and lie about the fact they did it! I guess its ok if its in a defense authorization bill, we need that. sarc

Interesting...Adam Smith's name comes up again

He joined forces with Amash AGAINST the NDAA Indefinite Detention but at the same time is for the use of propaganda on American audiences.

An amendment that would legalize the use of propaganda on American audiences is being inserted into the latest defense authorization bill....

The amendment would “strike the current ban on domestic dissemination” of propaganda material produced by the State Department and the Pentagon, according to the summary of the law at the House Rules Committee's official website.

The tweak to the bill would essentially neutralize two previous acts—the Smith-Mundt Act of 1948 and Foreign Relations Authorization Act in 1987—that had been passed to protect U.S. audiences from our own government’s misinformation campaigns.

The bi-partisan amendment is sponsored by Rep. Mac Thornberry from Texas and Rep. ADAM SMITH from Washington State.

amazing ...

I took thus as now the government is legally aloud to lie? ?? It will be that much harder to sift though their bullshyt..