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Secrecy And Lies: How The Chernobyl Story Sheds Light On The Dangers Of America’s Warfare State

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As I watched that moving scene, it occurred to me: secrecy and lies! Why, that is precisely what the U.S. government has been based on ever since it was converted into a national-security state after World War II. In fact, in many ways the U.S. national-security establishment has come to bear many of the characteristics of the Soviet Union. https://www.fff.org/2019/06/11/secrecy-and-lies-chernobyl-and-the-u-s-government/

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As I watched that moving scene, it occurred to me: secrecy and lies! Why, that is precisely what the U.S. government has been based on ever since it was converted into a national-security state after World War II. In fact, in many ways the U.S. national-security establishment has come to bear many of the characteristics of the Soviet Union.

https://www.fff.org/2019/06/11/secrecy-and-lies-chernobyl-and-the-u-s-government/

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David Alan Stockman (born November 10, 1946) is a former businessman and U.S. politician who served as a Republican U.S. Representative from the state of Michigan (1977–1981) and as the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (1981–1985) under President Ronald Reagan.

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