With minimal media debate, at a time when Americans were celebrating the New Year with their loved ones, the “National Defense Authorization Act ” H.R. 1540 was signed into law by President Barack Obama. The actual signing took place in Hawaii on the 31st of December. He justifies the signing of the NDAA as a means to combating terrorism, as part of a “counter-terrorism” agenda. But in substance, any American opposed to the policies of the US government can –under the provisions of the NDAA– be labelled a “suspected terrorist” and arrested under military detention. The NDAA authorises the arbitrary and indefinite military detention of American citizens. The National Defense Authorization Act will be implemented under Martial Law, which disenfranchise every American of civil and social liberties. Read Full Article
President Obama signed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) into law on December 31, 2011. This means that suspected “terrorists” whether foreign or domestic, can be detained without trial or any evidence presented to detain them. It has no limitations as far as whereto live locally or globally!