(US) Government Protects Criminals by Attacking Whistleblowers

It’s now obvious to everyone that – even though criminal fraud dominates Wall Street – the Obama administration refuses to prosecute white collar crime. Ronald Reagan, George W. Bush, George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton each prosecuted financial crime more aggressively than Barack Obama. Of course, the lack of a fair and even-handed legal system destroys prosperity and leads to the breakdown of society.

National security claims are also used to keep financial fraud secret (and people who protest runaway criminality by the big banks are targeted as terrorists). And when those in the private sector blow the whistle on potential crimes, they are targeted also. But it’s not like the government isn’t aggressively using the legal system … it’s just using it to silence the truth. Specifically, the Obama administration has prosecuted more whistleblowers than all other presidents combined. Government employees also goes out of their way to smear whistleblowers, threaten reporters who discuss whistleblower information and harass honest analysts. Indeed, even high-level government employees are in danger.
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