Secret collaboration between profit-making corporations and public agencies, such as the FBI and the NSA, which are empowered to target citizens for investigation and potential punishment, have brought…
The separation of powers established by the Constitution is eroding.
No foreign terrorist shredded the Constitution, nor did we, as citizens, bankrupt the nation.
Once corporations have legal immunity for cooperation with intelligence agencies, reclaiming rights that have been secretly annulled will be much more difficult, says author Beatrice Edwards.
This Foreword to Bea Edwards’ “The Rise of the American Corporate Security State,” describes how peace, financial stability and civil liberties are threatened by the antidemocratic legal regime.