Here's some more info. on possible detention facilities.
Washington State Congressman Jim McDermott is speaking about the possibility here:
MARTIAL LAW CONCERNS
House of Representatives - March 11, 2003
Madam Speaker, I come to the House floor tonight to talk about an issue which I think is of grave concern to this country.
I recently read an article published in the Sydney, Australia, Morning Herald entitled ``Foundations Are in Place for Martial Law in the United
The author is a man named Ritt Goldstein, an investigative reporter for the Herald, and he said that recent pronouncements from the Bush
administration and national security initiatives put in place in the Reagan era could see internment camps and martial law in the United States.
Internment Camps and Authoritarian US
Fast Becoming Reality
By Ritt Goldstein
All Rights Reserved
America as you know it is changing dramatically. The democratic freedoms which long defined American life are under siege. Today's Bush
administration is moving towards America's military pursuing law enforcement, internment camps are on the horizon, and a member of the US Civil
Rights Commission previously broached Arab-American internment. As the FBI pursues an unprecedented investigation of Senators for leaking the
truth, Bureau monitoring of domestic dissent and internet traffic has intimidated many into comparative silence. Concurrently, the US Federal
Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) poses an unseen threat to the America we know, recalling a darkly obscure side of recent US history.
Camps for Citizens: Ashcroft's Hellish Vision
Attorney general shows himself as a menace to liberty
by Jonathan Turley
14 August 2002
Los Angeles Times
Atty. Gen. John Ashcroft's announced desire for camps for U.S. citizens he deems to be "enemy combatants" has moved him from merely being a
political embarrassment to being a constitutional menace.
Ashcroft's plan, disclosed last week but little publicized, would allow him to order the indefinite incarceration of U.S. citizens and summarily
strip them of their constitutional rights and access to the courts by declaring them enemy combatants.
THE ROAD TO HEART MOUNTAIN? Rumors, FEMA and the Future
© 1998 by Claire Wolfe
In 1942, Franklin D. Roosevelt issued Executive Order 9066, sending more than 110,000 people to relocation camps. Most of the internees were U.S.
citizens. They were transported from temperate climates to the wind-wracked deserts of California, Arizona and Wyoming. The property they left behind
was legally looted by their neighbors. They were shut within barbed-wire enclosures and bare, tar-paper barracks ¾ all for the crime of having