The same threat of “terrorism” was used to justify the no-pedestrian, no-stopping zones near the venue. The police laid out their logic: they had “no specific intelligence” regarding a terror threat. However, in recent incidents, such as Boston and Woolwich, there had been no intelligence prior to the attack. Therefore the lack of any threat of a terror attack fitted exactly the profile of a terror attack. The lack of a threat was a threat. Welcome to 1984.
Charlie Skelton – Bilderberg 2013: welcome to 1984
June 5th, 2013
We have found no actionable intelligence about you. Therefor you must be a terrorist and an enemy combatant in the war on terror. Please board the bus to Gitmo immediately or we will kill you. Thanks!
Someone nailed it on the head about “necessity.” God help us because tell me, when was the last time a body of the state willfully surrendered powers it created? -B]