English: The Olympic Flag flying in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, outside the provincial legislature of British Columbia, in recognition of Vancouver’s hosting of the 2010 Winter Olympic Games (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Rooftop guardians: UK confirms apartment blocks to host missiles as part of Olympic defenses – The Washington Post.
When are people going to wake up and realize that something big is expected to happen? Things are NOT okay. We are at a pivotal point in history. The world powers across the globe are making similar changes, accelerating the implementation of the same policies, embracing new treaties and reaffirming commitment to existing treaties and global initiatives. Across the world, governments are stressing preparedness, and taking extreme, seemingly unnecessary precautions and defense measures in the name of safety and the supposed increased risk for disasters(pdf).
Edited July 4, 2012 12:42 am to categorize and add photo and tags.
Preparedness messages are now being tweeted, because preparedness is super trendy.
Look what Center for Disease Control (CDC) tweeted Sunday morning, June 24, 2012.
Watch this video by the CDC, A New Era of Preparedness
You can view a transcript in PDF form here.
Here is an excerpt:
[Narrator] Today, there are many different kinds of threats. We are in a new era of preparedness.
[Boy] Hey, Dad!
[Narrator]And kids are a little more in-tune than we think.
U.S. Army Internment and Resettlement Operations (click to see government confirmed manual)
There are people out there who are convinced, or are trying to convince us, that this does not apply to Americans. After The Patriot Act, AUMF, and NDAA, why would anyone assume we have such luxuries?
Let’s first note that the document mostly deals with enemy combatants captured and detained in foreign prison camps run by the U.S. Army, but it definitely applies to American citizens as well.
Throughout the manual there are many references to how the U.S. Army would work together with the DHS, ICE and FEMA (page 24) to implement the policies “within U.S. territory” as part of “civil support operations” in the aftermath of “man-made disasters, accidents, terrorist attacks and incidents in the U.S. and its territories.” (page 38).