- Invoke a terrifying internal and external enemy.
- Create a gulag.
- Develop a thug cast.
- Set up an internal surveillance system.
- Harass citizens' groups.
- Engage in arbitrary detention and release.
- Target key individuals.
- Control the press.
- Dissent equals treason.
- Suspend the rule of law.
Watch, 'End of America'. Apparently, there's an update coming to add in the Obama years.
America is now a fascist corporatocracy:
Gulf Coast now a BP police state as law enforcement conspires with BP to intimidate journalists
How about the change that we can believe it? Naomi Wolf On Obama’s Slide Into Fascism
Here's an interview of Naomi Wolf from the above link:
The bill to extend the Patriot Act has passed the house - with Tea Party support I might add (31/41) - and it has been approved by the Senate Panel. Republican senators are calling for the extensions to be made permanent. Yikes!