By Jon Rappport | ActivistPost
Current press reports focus on PRISM, the NSAís relationships with the biggest tech companies in the world, and the spilled leaks of Ed Snowden.
Iíve already laid out serious questions about Snowdenís work history and whether heís told the truth about it.
Is it likely he could have accessed and snatched thousands of highly classified NSA documents?
ďLetís see. Whoís coming to work for us here at NSA today? Oh, new whiz kid. Ed Snowden. Outside contractor. Heís not really a full-time employee of the NSA. Twenty-nine years old. No high school diploma. Has a GED. He worked for the CIA and quit. Hmm. Why did he quit? Oh, never mind, who cares? No problem.
ďTell you what. Letís give this kid access to our most sensitive data. Sure. Why not? Everything. That stuff we keep behind 986 walls? Where you have to pledge the life of your first-born against the possibility youíll go rogue? Let Snowden see it all. Sure. What the hell. Iím feeling charitable. He seems like a nice kid.Ē
Here is a more likely scenario.
Snowden never saw any of those thousands of documents on an NSA computer. Never happened.
Instead, he was either used or volunteered as a CIA operative to carry the endless turf war between CIA and NSA a new step forward. People at the CIA WERE able to access those NSA documents and they gave the documents to Snowden and he ran with them.
This was a covert op launched by the CIA against a chief rival, the NSA. NSA, the agency thatís far bigger than the CIA. NSA, the agency thatís been taking over intelligence gathering, that considers itself superior to everybody else in the intelligence field.
The CIA, of course, couldnít be seen as the NSA leaker. They needed a guy. They needed a guy who could appear to be FROM the NSA, to make things look worse for the NSA and shield the CIA.
They had Ed Snowden. He had worked for the CIA in Geneva, in a high-level position, overseeing computer-systems security. People would later assume he had the wherewithal to get into NSA files and steal documents all by himself.
Somewhere in his CIA past, Ed meets a fellow CIA guy who sits down with him and says, ďYou know, Ed, things have gone too damn far. The NSA is spying on everybody all the time. I can show you proof. Theyíve gone beyond the point of trying to catch terrorists. Theyíre doing something else. Theyíre expanding a Surveillance State, which can only lead to one thing: the destruction of America, what America stands for, what you and I know America is supposed to be. The NSA isnít like us, Ed. We go after terrorists for real. Thatís it. Whereas NSA goes after everybody. We have to stop it. We need a guyÖand there are those of us who think you might be that guyÖĒ
During the course of this one disingenuous conversation, the CIA is killing 37 innocent civilians all over the world with drones, but thatís beside the point. Ahem.
Ed says, ďTell me more. Iím intrigued.Ē
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