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Top NSA Officials: U.S. Has Turned Into Stasi Germany or Soviet Union

Top NSA Officials: U.S. Has Turned Into Stasi Germany or Soviet Union

Posted on June 30, 2014 by WashingtonsBlog

What the Heck Happened to America?

Senior NSA executive Thomas Drake is an expert on spying in Stasi Germany … having studied it for years.

Drake told Washington’s Blog that the U.S. has adopted the Stasi model:

“Collect it all, know it all” [the NSA's model] is actually the Stasi model. It’s not just know everything; we have to be able to keep everything that we want to know, even if we don’t know it yet.

Read more: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2014/06/experts-communist-spy...



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Uncanny

I just posted a comment to Hoosieratarian that seems as exactly relevant here...

http://www.dailypaul.com/comment/3437142

Our Stasi security industry has created the new money. The NSA is akin to the Federal Reserve System.

This must be

This must be the "knowledge based economy" they have been talking about. They're allowed to know everything about the public but the public is not supposed to know anything about them.