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Octafish Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jun-04-05 10:56 PM
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43. She started the downfall of Deutch. 4 that alone we should be grateful...

But for a while, a few minutes actually, there was a glimmer of hope.

CIA-Crack Connection

Needs Deeper Scrutiny

The DEVASTATION of America's inner cities by crack cocaine is hard to overstate.


The toll has been so harsh on the African-American community that there long have been whispers on the streets that crack was a government plot against blacks.

The suspicious of U.S. government complicity in the origins of the crack trade - tacit or otherwise - have gained new credence with the case of L.A. drug dealer "Freeway Rick" Ross, whose web of connections was examined in a recent series by the San Jose Mercury News. The newspaper presented evidence that Ross was in a drug ring with ties to the Contras, the CIA-backed guerrilla force that tried to topple the Nicaraguan government in the 1980s.

The Mercury News stories suggest that, at the very least, the Central Intelligence Agency knew or should have known that its Contras were profiting from the L.A. crack trade. These allegations must be pursued. Aggressively. Independently. Credibly.

CIA Director John Deutch has emphatically denied any agency connection with the drug trade, but his words are not going to be enough to erase the concerns.


Allegations of this gravity merit a select committee, with staff and subpoena powers, as proposed by Representative Maxine Waters, D-Los Angeles, in HR 520. It would be similar to committees convened to investigate Watergate and the Iran-Contra affair. The exploitation of America's inner cities deserves no less scrutiny.


And hope is all we need to get started.

So, 'ere's the part where Deutsch being a person of interest comes in:

who was john deutch spying for?

by Preston Peet ( - October 18, 2000

Ex-CIA Director John M. Deutch has admitted taking home "enormously sensitive material," to his unsecured home-computer, and his hand picked successor to the job told Congress that it is impossible to know if the computers were hacked into, or if secrets were lost. Nearly ignored in the reports is the fact that Deutch was apparently using Citibank's private banking service.

Beyond the facts that Deutch's computer was used for accessing porn sites, and that he received an e-mail from a Russian scientist on the unsecured computer, is the fact that even after Deutch had his top secret government clearance removed in a punitive measure by George Tenet, he did not lose his Pentagon industrial security clearance. This was good for Deutch, who besides working as a Professor at 'Massachusetts Institute of Technology', is a paid consultant to various defense contractors, like 'Raytheon Corp', the 'MIT', and 'SAIC Corps', a Fortune 500 high-technology research and engineering company which in 1999 alone pulled in US$8 billion in new business, with net earnings of over US$150 million. According to retired US Navy Admiral Eugene J Carroll, the total cost to US taxpayers by the missile attack on Osama bin Laden's camp, and the pharmaceutical company in Khartoum in 1998, was US$91 million, for the missiles Raytheon built. Is this where Deutch made the money to warrant a personal banking relationship with Citibank, itself under investigation for massive amounts of money laundering by the US Congress?

In the 'New York Times' newspaper (February 1st, 2000), it was disclosed that Deutsch had been accessing the Internet at home, on unsecured CIA computers throughout his tenure as CIA Director, through an AOL account, and through Citibank's personal banking web-site. When Deutch was leaving his post at the CIA in December 1996, he explained to CIA computer services officials that he was using the computers for his "personal banking," and wanted to keep the CIA computers after his resignation. Deutch was informed that was allright, but only if he would agree to a "no-fee" consultant position with the CIA. Deutsch readily agreed. A classified report by the CIA Inspector General (July, 1999), notes that Deutch did not want to use secure computers at CIA headquarters because "he was afraid other CIA officials would see what he was writing," wrote the 'New York Times' newspaper.

'Citibank Private' banking services have been under investigation by the Senate 'Governmental Affairs' subcommittee for over a year. Citibank's private banking services cater to the ultra-rich, ultra-corrupt, politically connected who have at least US$3 million in their accounts. Other notables who have used Citibank's special private service include Raul Salinas, brother of a former President of Mexico, and who laundered at least US$100 million, the President of Gabon, Omar Bongo, who is reported to have more than US$50 million in his secret account, and the sons of Nigeria's late military dictator Sani Abacha, who have amassed more than US$110 million by some figures.

It's no wonder wars keep lighting up around the world, when the defense industry uses former Pentagon and intelligence officials as their government lobbyists, and consultants. In one of the most blatant examples of his membership in the secret team, as Fletcher Prouty described it once, Deutsch told the Senate Intelligence Committee on Monday February 7th, 2000, that he would not testify the following Wednesday (February 9th, 2000), citing time restraints. The committee is unsure at this time if he will testify at all.

Who is it the 'Corporation Intelligence Agency', oops, I mean 'Central Intelligence Agency' working for again? The US citizenry, or the military/industrial/law enforcement complex?


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