ConsciousLife Podcast – Richard Dolan Interview Part 2 – The National Security State_Featured_, Big Brother Wednesday, August 15th, 2012
In Episode 2 of the official Conscious Life Podcast, we interview historian Richard Dolan about the national security state. .
Topics discussed include:
- Big Brother and domestic government spying operations
- The National Security Agency’s (NSA) new $2 billion spying center in Utah
- The Echelon electronic surveillance program
- The evolution of drone technology and surveillance drones being deployed in US cities
- Facebook monitoring and privacy concerns
- Quantum computing
- First Amendment rights — free speech and the right to protest
- Geosynchronous spy satellites
- The intelligence community’s 30-year head start in advanced technology development
- The evolution of “invisible fascism” in the United States
- Mass protests worldwide
In part two of our three-part interview with Richard Dolan, we discuss all of these topics and more.
For more information on Richard Dolan’s work, visit his website KeyholePublishing.com
As mentioned in the video, you can read NSA historian James Bamford’s Wired Magazine article The NSA is Building the World’s Biggest Spy Center (Watch What You Say) at Wired.com
Also recommended is the excellent Washington Post series Top Secret America.
You can purchase Richard Dolan’s books at Amazon.com. Your purchase will support Richard’s work, as well as that of CLN.
Other books mentioned in this episode include:
Secrecy and Democracy: The CIA in Transition by Stansfield Turner
Finally, if you missed our first episode, you can watch part one of our three part series with Richard Dolan HERE.