Skip to comments.Obama’s War On Whistleblowers Accelerates: Science Itself is Now Contraband
Posted on 08/15/2012 5:19:37 AM PDT by bt_dooftlook
The Obama administration is evil. Sorry, there is no other adjective to describe it at this point. They know they are corrupt, they embrace their corruption and now they are doing everything possible to silence anyone who dares call them out on it. The latest case of Obamas war on whistleblowers relates to how the Scientific Integrity Officer within the Interior Department, Dr. Paul Houser, was attacked when he started raising some scientific and environmental questions. According to Kate Sheppard of Mother Jones:
When he raised those concerns to then-DOI press secretary Adam Fetcher, Houser says he was told that he should not write anything about them in any electronic correspondence. He wanted a hard copy, no email, says Houser, in order to avoid creating any internal correspondence that could be subject to a Freedom of Information Act request. (Fetcher is now the deputy national press secretary for Obamas reelection campaign.) Houser says his boss, who was out of the office during the initial exchange, also chastised him for emailing other scientists working on Klamath regarding the release. I was told that the secretary of interior wants to remove the dams, so my actions werent helpful, says Houser.
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History again repeats itself.
Telling the truth is becoming a revolutionary act.
It has been since at least 1960. It is just that now, with the new media, the truth has a significan way of getting out.