IN-Q-TEL IS ERIC SCHMIDT'S PRETEND CIA OPERATION FOR RIGGING POLITICS

SHARE THIS NEWS ON SOCIAL MEDIA: Share

GOOGLE IS IN-Q-TEL.png

 

 

 

Why Google's Fake Spy Operation: In-Q-Tel, Is A Crime Against The Constitution

10 times the intel community violated the trust of US citizens, lawmakers and allies

BY SHARYL ATTKISSON, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR —  743

THE VIEWS EXPRESSED BY CONTRIBUTORS ARE THEIR OWN AND NOT THE VIEW OF THE HILL

2,372    

 

10 times the intel community violated the trust of US citizens, lawmakers and allies

© Getty Images

No matter where you stand politically, a growing body of facts raises the question: Is there systemic corruption or misfeasance at work inside America’s intelligence agencies?

By that, I don’t mean people stealing money. I mean officials who are stealing our privacy — using the tools of intelligence-gathering and law-enforcing, which are meant to protect Americans, to instead spy on them, to gather information that isn’t the government’s business (at least not without a court’s approval). And, in some instances, it appears, to punish or silence those with whom they disagree — personal and political foes, in and out of government — rather than to pursue and protect Americans from the country’s real enemies.

Perhaps more alarming is the growing evidence that suggests some officials at all levels in intelligence and justice agencies are operating in a way that is clearly intended to serve their own political beliefs and interests — not the public’s interests.

And sometimes, it appears, they operate not just in direct defiance of their superiors but of the Congress, the courts and the very laws of the land as well.

(Almost as disturbing, Congress, for its part, seems all too willing to allow all of this to take place, when it becomes known, rather than using its authority to stop the misfeasance, punish the miscreants who lie or stonewall, and protect their constituents.)

This is not, in my view, a partisan political question. The evidence leading us to ask such a disturbing question indicates there are forces inside our intelligence agencies that are more persistent and powerful than any single political party or administration. They can usurp the intentions of the many fine intelligence officers serving our country.

The following examples are not a comprehensive list; instead, they are a representative guidepost that demonstrates the cause for concern while showing that this is not a new phenomenon or one confined to a single administration:

 

Telecom takeover

Joe Nacchio, CEO of telecom giant Qwest, said that after he refused to spy on his customers for the National Security Agency (NSA) without a warrant in February of 2001, the government retaliated by yanking a contract worth hundreds of millions of dollars and filing an insider trading case against him. He went to prison. The government denied charges of retaliation.

Olympic spying

In 2002, the NSA reportedly engaged in “blanket surveillance” of the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah, collecting and storing “virtually all electronic communications going into or out of the Salt Lake City area, including … emails and text messages” to “experiment with and fine tune a new scale of mass surveillance.” NSA officials had denied such a program existed.

Spying on Congress

In 2005 intel officials intercepted and recorded phone conversations between then-Congresswoman Jane Harman (D-Calif.)  and pro-Israel lobbyists who were under investigation for espionage. In 2009, someone — exactly who was never revealed — leaked Harman’s “unmasked” name to the press. In 2011, intel officials captured private communications between then-Congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio) and a Libyan official. The wiretapped recordings were later leaked to the press — again, by unknown sources.

Journalist "witch hunts"

Internal emails from a “global intelligence company” executive in 2010 stated: “Brennan is behind the witch hunts of investigative journalists learning information from inside the beltway sources. Note -- There is specific tasker from the [White House] to go after anyone printing materials negative to the Obama agenda (oh my.) Even the FBI is shocked.” The name “Brennan” appears to reference then-U.S. homeland security adviser John Brennan, who went on to become CIA director.

Misleading on mass spying

On March 12, 2013, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper told Congress that intel officials were not collecting mass data on tens of millions of Americans. NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden soon revealed material that proved Clapper’s testimony false: The government had been gathering and storing data from ordinary Americans’ phone records, email and Internet use.

More spying on Congress

CIA officials improperly accessed Senate Intelligence Committee computers, according to an Inspector General report in July 2014, contradicting denials by then-CIA Director Brennan. Meantime, Obama intel officials secretly captured communications of a half-dozen members of Congress and organizations in the U.S. while wiretapping Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

NSA privacy violations

In fall 2016, the government confessed to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court “significant non-compliance” of crucial procedures designed to protect privacy rights of U.S. citizens. The judge accused the NSA of “institutional ‘lack of candor’” and declared: “This is a very serious Fourth Amendment issue.”

Intel mutiny?

Government requests to see or “unmask” names of Americans whose communications are “incidentally” captured during national security surveillance are supposed to be rare and justified. Yet Obama administration officials made them on a near-daily basis during the 2016 election year. U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice admitted under pressure that she “unmasked” senior Trump transition officials who met with a foreign official under surveillance at Trump Tower. In early 2017, the CIA, NSA and FBI refused congressional requests to provide a list of unmasking requests made by Obama officials. Meantime, the FBI also stonewalled Congress about the opposition research “dossier” against Trump that the FBI obtained during the campaign.

Politically motivated press leak

In May 2017, former FBI Director James Comey secretly orchestrated a “leak” to The New York Times of negative memos he said he wrote contemporaneously about President Trump, with the motive of spurring the appointment of a special counsel to investigate the president’s alleged Russia ties. Special counsel Robert Mueller (who has served under Presidents Reagan, Clinton, Obama and both Bushes) was appointed a short time later.

Conflicted investigators

One purpose of special counsel investigations, such as the Russia investigation being led by former FBI Director Mueller, is to avoid the appearance of conflicts of interest. But multiple investigators working on Mueller’s team have been removed after being caught in compromising positions. They include FBI agent Peter Strzok who sent a questionable text message to a fellow agent with whom he was having an affair. The message talks about needing an “insurance policy” in case Donald Trump were elected president.

Think all this really doesn’t matter to you, as a private citizen? You never know. Reality hit home for me when multiple computer forensics reports confirmed extensive government surveillance of me while I reported for CBS News during the Obama administration. Rather than cooperate or expose the bad actors, today’s Department of Justice is opposing my lawsuit over those intrusions in Virginia federal court.

Sharyl Attkisson (@SharylAttkisson) is an Emmy-award winning investigative journalist, author of The New York Times bestsellers “The Smear” and “Stonewalled,” and host of Sinclair’s Sunday TV program “Full Measure.”

TAGS DONALD TRUMP JOHN BRENNAN JAMES COMEY SHARYL ATTKISSON FBI NSA CIA DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FISC EDWARD SNOWDEN UNITED STATES FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE SURVEILLANCE COURT NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION UNMASKING BY U.S. INTELLIGENCE AGENCIES MASS SURVEILLANCE UNITED STATES INTELLIGENCE AGENCIES

    

 

CIA venture capital firm In-Q-Tel - The Corbett Report

Gainspan Corporation manufactures low power Wi-Fi semiconductors that form the heart of modern remote sensing, monitoring and control technologies. Recorded Future ...

https://www.corbettreport.com/meet-in-q-tel-the-cias-venture-capital-fi...

The Corbett Report

James Corbett joins The Hagmann Report once again to discuss the use and abuse of social media to shape the public into smartphone-addicted lab rats in a giant social ...

https://www.corbettreport.com

technocracy : The Corbett Report

Tag: technocracy. Why Big Oil Conquered the World (Video) Corbett • 10/07/2017 ...

https://www.corbettreport.com/tag/technocracy/page/2/

The EyeOpener- Exposing 'In-Q -Tel': The CIA's Own Venture ...

In-Q-Tel has generated a number of stories since its inception based ... This is our EyeOpener Report by James Corbett presenting documented facts and cases on the ...

boilingfrogspost.com/2011/10/05/the-eyeopener-exposing-‘in-q-–...

The Weaponization of Information in the ... - The Corbett Report

The Weaponization of Information in the War of ... firm founded in 2004 with the help of seed funding from In-Q-Tel, ... fan of The Corbett Report, ...

https://www.corbettreport.com/the-weaponization-of-information-in-the-w...

Corbett Report Extras - YouTube

Join us this week on The Corbett Report as we explore the incredible story of ... In-Q-Tel and other agencies are quietly opening doors and writing checks for the ...

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCM6EbmEFrTbrQ_31bUx5h3w/feed?act...

The Corbett Report - PaulCraigRoberts.org

The Corbett Report Interviews PCR on Ukraine and prospect for war, February 24, 2014 In this extremely important interview PCR points out how the reckless Obama ...

https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/category/interviews/the-corbett-report/

corbettreport - YouTube

The Corbett Report is an independent, listener-supported alternative news source. It operates on the principle of open source intelligence and provides podca...

https://www.youtube.com/user/corbettreport

James Corbett (@corbettreport) | Twitter

James Corbett @corbettreport. James is the Editor of The Corbett Report, an independent news and information resource based in Japan.

https://twitter.com/corbettreport

The EyeOpener- Exposing 'In-Q -Tel': The CIA's Own Venture ...

In-Q-Tel was formed by the CIA in 1999 as ... This is our EyeOpener Report by James Corbettpresenting documented facts and cases on the CIA's privately owned ...

https://www.newsbud.com/2011/10/05/the-eyeopener-exposing-‘in-q-–...

Zuckerberg for President 2020! — Steemit

Zuckerberg for President 2020! ... then CEO of In-Q-Tel. ... (in case you hadn't heard) THE CORBETT REPORT IS NOT ON FACEBOOK! Are you? news facebook tech.

https://steemit.com/news/@corbettreport/zuckerberg-for-presid...

The Corbett Report - Home | Facebook

The Corbett Report. 17,795 likes · 460 talking about this. James Corbett does not run this page. Therefore, this is a fan page. The Corbett Report...

https://www.facebook.com/TheCorbettReport

The Promethean Post: 10/05/11

open-source intel, alternative news, views and analyses. pages. home; about; sources; must see media; video; audio; history

https://prometheanpost.blogspot.com/2011_10_05_archive.html

How Big Brother Seeded the Tech Revolution - YouTube

In this episode of our EyeOpener Report James Corbett presents the latest revelations about ... In-Q-Tel and other agencies are quietly opening ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ET2E0KfSPDc

The 'Pokémon Go' app is doing the CIA's dirty work -- Sott.net

The maker of the app? Niantic Labs. Never heard of them? That's because until last year they were an internal start-up of none other than Google, the NSA-linked Big ...

https://www.sott.net/article/322074-The-Pokemon-Go-app-is-doin...

Russell Brandwagon, CIA Healthcare, Food Stamp Riots - New ...

Welcome to http://NewWorldNextWeek.com — the video series from Corbett Report and Media Monarchy that covers some of the most important developments in ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XQlKZyS4KOA

The Dark Nexus of Mind Control and Artificial Intelligence ...

Is there a connection between mind control and artificial intelligence ... In-Q-Tel was also instrumental in some other names ... From The Corbett Report ...

https://wakeup-world.com/2015/03/05/the-dark-nexus-of-mind-control...

James Corbett on Twitter: "@RLS89ZX Amazon's Bezos has a $600 ...

In this conversation. Verified account Protected Tweets @ Suggested users

https://twitter.com/corbettreport/status/948808537710329856

GOOGLE RIGS SEARCH RESULTS - Blog

"Elon Musk is a criminal and a racketeer ... "Corbett Report Silicon Spies" "Corbett Report meet In-Q-Tel ...

https://googlerigsresults.weebly.com

Jay Dyer ~ The Dark Nexus Of Mind Control And Artificial ...

Google's connection to In-Q-Tel is more straightforward, if officially denied. In 2006, ex-CIA officer Robert David Steele told Homeland Security Today that Google ...

https://www.shiftfrequency.com/mind-control-artificial-intelligence/

Trump or Clinton? - Questions For Corbett #031

Trump or Clinton? - Questions For Corbett #031. ... Meet In-Q-Tel + Hyperlinked transcript. ... The Last Word on Terrorism. Corbett Report Radio 264 ...

https://theinternationalreporter.org/2016/08/02/trump-or-clinton-questions-for...

THE INFORMATION-INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX [Corbett Video Report ...

Or that the former CEO of In-Q-Tel, ... TLB published this article from The Corbett Report with our sincere thanks to James Corbett for the coverage of this pertinent ...

thelibertybeacon.com/the-information-industrial-complex-corbet...

Did Kleiner Perkin's and Vinohd Khosla Test Google's Election ...

Eric Schmidt Connection to White House, New America Foundation and In-Q-Tel proven. CorbettReport says dirty deeds were afoot. "GOOGLE WAS ...

https://atvmdoe.wordpress.com/2015/08/20/did-kleiner-perkins-and-vinohd...

Revealed: CIA Funds Companies Specializing in Social Media Spying

In-Q-Tel reportedly investing in firms that monitor, collect, and analyze social media activities on platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

thelastamericanvagabond.com/top-news/revealed-cia-funding-companies-s...

The Promethean Post: 10/06/11

open-source intel, alternative news, views and analyses. pages. home; about; sources; must see media; video; audio; history

https://prometheanpost.blogspot.com/2011_10_06_archive.html

The EyeOpener- Silicon Spies: The US government and the tech ...

The EyeOpener- Silicon Spies: The US government and ... In this episode of our EyeOpener ReportJames Corbett presents the latest ... In-Q-Tel and other agencies ...

https://www.newsbud.com/2012/06/12/the-eyeopener-silicon-spies-th...

More results

Who Are the Silicon Valley Cartel Members? - Bribes

SHARE THIS NEWS ON SOCIAL MEDIA: Share

They posted on the same topic

Trackback URL : https://congressionalreview.net/index.php?trackback/1077

This post's comments feed

Générateur de miniatures