Congress has approved a resolution that urges the Obama
administration to go against the desires of the president and
refute attempts to give the United Nations the power to control the
Since the defeat of several
"cyber-security" bills in Congress, the Obama administration now
seeks to achieve its agenda through an executive order. Gary Kreep,
executive director of the United States Justice Foundation, says it is an
abuse of power so egregious even the traditionally far-left
American Civil Liberties Union has come out against the Obama White
"The understanding of the drafts that have been leaked is that
it gives the president the power and the Department of Homeland
Security the power to access e-mail … research -- anything to do
with your Internet activities, [they can] access it, download it,
scrutinize it, use it against you," Kreep explains.
He calls the effort a violation of the Constitution and a threat
to personal liberty.
"Mr. Obama wants to fundamentally change the United States --
and to do that, he needs to be able to blackmail, coerce and
intimidate a lot of important and powerful people, and he needs to
be able to do whatever it takes to implement his goal," the USIF
U.S. Ambassador Terry Kramer is leading the U.S. delegation to
the World Conference on International Telecommunications, which
will be held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 3-14, 2012.
At a press conference at Wiley Rein law firm last week, he pledged
to protect the freedom of speech.
"If there are things that are completely objectionable, that
violate our fundamental views about human rights, about free
speech, about economic opportunities -- if they fundamentally
violate it, then we will just say no, and absolutely, we won't
proceed," Kramer declared.