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Wikileaks To Target Major American Bank


Wikileaks To Target Major American Bank, Documents Said To Reveal 'Ecosystem Of Corruption'

Excerpt: "Early next year, Julian Assange says, a major American bank will suddenly find itself turned inside out......"

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Wikileaks To Target Major American Bank, Documents Said To Reveal 'Ecosystem Of Corruption'

Excerpt: "Early next year, Julian Assange says, a major American bank will suddenly find itself turned inside out......"

I guess we'll know it's true if/when he winds up dead.

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I guess we'll know it's true if/when he winds up dead.

Well, we already have the White House trying to do something about it:
Gibbs On Legal Action Against WikiLeaks: 'I Wouldn't Rule Anything Out'

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I guess we'll know it's true if/when he winds up dead.

Well so far the govt hasn't been able to stop it. Although they are trying, so we'll see.

I have mixed feelings on the whole thing. For one, I want the corruption uncovered, and it is rampant. Especially for the Bank they want to name, I think most Americans have no idea just how corrupt the system is and maybe this will demonstrate it.

But for two, there are some things that have to be kept secret or other countries will not cooperate with us any longer. That obviously has major impact. But there are two things at work here, national security and sovereignty of the United States, and then the second is corruption between Corporate America (Wall Street) and the govt. I for one wouldn't mind the later being uncovered.

Still, what do you think the govt will learn from this? Just to hide their agenda better is my feeling.

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Still, what do you think the govt will learn from this? Just to hide their agenda better is my feeling.
Mike

You're probably right. I am hoping it will cause a number of Americans to 'wake up', stand up, and show the government, the people will not stand by and be manipulated and lied to by the people who are supposed to be looking out for our best interest.

Time will tell.

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Still, what do you think the govt will learn from this? Just to hide their agenda better is my feeling.

Mike


There will always be someone who will want to blow the whistle, whether from being a disgruntled employee or someone wanting to make a stand. The traditional checks and balances in the US have been erroded, so Wikileaks is filling a gap that mainstream media doesn't want to/can't touch. I'd like to think that something will change from this, but I think you are right about hiding their agenda.

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NASA - NASA Sets News Conference on Astrobiology Discovery; Science Journal Has Embargoed Details Until 2 p.m. EST On Dec. 2

Is NASA going to announce proof of aliens on Thursday? Seems so.

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Nah; only "...to discuss an astrobiology finding that will impact the search for evidence of extraterrestrial life."


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