I found this on Digg today, thought it was worth looking at.
*edit - I am not sure why the video link isn't playing, but here is an external link to the video.
The wording in this video is pretty frightening. I realize that it is supposed to scare you, and it works. Ron Paul supporters should probably look
Some one on commented with this compilation of executive orders and when you look at them lined out like this... well, it is pretty freaky as well.
* EXECUTIVE ORDER 10990
allows the government to take over all modes of transportation and control of highways and seaports.
* EXECUTIVE ORDER 10995
allows the government to seize and control the communication media.
* EXECUTIVE ORDER 10997
allows the government to take over all electrical power, gas, petroleum, fuels and minerals.
* EXECUTIVE ORDER 10998
allows the government to take over all food resources and farms.
* EXECUTIVE ORDER 11000
allows the government to mobilize civilians into work brigades under government supervision.
* EXECUTIVE ORDER 11001
allows the government to take over all health, education and welfare functions.
* EXECUTIVE ORDER 11002
designates the Postmaster General to operate a national registration of all persons.
* EXECUTIVE ORDER 11003
allows the government to take over all airports and aircraft, including commercial aircraft.
* EXECUTIVE ORDER 11004
allows the Housing and Finance Authority to relocate communities, build new housing with public funds,
designate areas to be abandoned, and establish new locations for populations.
* EXECUTIVE ORDER 11005
allows the government to take over railroads, inland waterways and public storage facilities.
* EXECUTIVE ORDER 11051
specifies the responsibility of the Office of Emergency Planning and gives authorization to put all Executive Orders
into effect in times of increased international tensions and economic or financial crisis.
* EXECUTIVE ORDER 11310
grants authority to the Department of Justice to enforce the plans set out in Executive Orders, to institute
industrial support, to establish judicial and legislative liaison, to control all aliens, to operate penal and
correctional institutions, and to advise and assist the President.
* EXECUTIVE ORDER 11049
assigns emergency preparedness function to federal departments and agencies, consolidating 21 operative
Executive Orders issued over a fifteen year period.
* EXECUTIVE ORDER 11921
allows the Federal Emergency Preparedness Agency to develop plans to establish control over the mechanisms
of production and distribution, of energy sources, wages, salaries, credit and the flow of money in U.S. financial
institution in any undefined national emergency. It also provides that when a state of emergency is declared by
the President, Congress cannot review the action for six months."
It is hard to believe that this crap is even real. I mean this reads like a chapter straight out of 1984.
[edit on 18-11-2007 by Karlhungis]
[edit on 19-11-2007 by Karlhungis]