FBI Running Illegal Cointelpro against BLM, Smears and Hoaxes Paid for by Taxpayers

The FBI has long disrupted and discredited civil rights leaders. It should put its authorities to better use by holding officers accountable

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 ‘One stated goal of the Cointelpro program was to inspire fear among activists by convincing them that an FBI agent lurked behind every mailbox.’ Photograph: Leah Millis/Reuters

VT: The FBI used to stick to right wing militias, where entire dustbowl towns lived on FBI informant payoffs during the 1980s.  Today, they are now part of the hoax brigade, feeding their smears into One America Network, the FBI’s private news organization.  Funny.

Guardian: Throughout its history, the Federal Bureau of Investigation has viewed Black activism as a potential national security threat. It has used its ample investigative powers not to suppress violence, but to inhibit the speech and association rights of Black activists. And its reaction to the protests following the police killings of Breonna Taylor and George Floyd shows little has changed.

In October 1919, a young J Edgar Hoover, director of the Bureau of Investigation’s general intelligence division, targeted “Black Moses” Marcus Garvey for investigation and harassment because of his alleged association with “radical elements” that were “agitating the Negro movement”. Hoover admitted Garvey had violated no federal laws. But the bureau, the precursor organization to the FBI, infiltrated Garvey’s Universal Negro Improvement Association with informant provocateurs and undercover agents who searched for years for any charge that could justify his deportation.

The FBI issues thousands of tweets a day and maintains a stable of writers, pundits, former ‘whistleblowers’ (they are always fakes) and ‘activists’…

The FBI used similar tactics to disrupt, discredit and neutralize leaders of the civil rights and anti-war movements of the 1960s. The FBI’s Cointelpro program targeting civil rights leaders like Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Stokely Carmichael was specifically designed to “[p]revent the rise of a ‘messiah’ who could unify and electrify the militant black nationalist movement” rather than to prevent any violent acts they might perpetrate. The methods included informant-driven disinformation campaigns designed to spark conflict within the movement, discourage donors and supporters, and even break up marriages. Overt investigative activity was also used, as one stated goal of the Cointelpro program was to inspire fear among activists by convincing them that an FBI agent lurked behind every mailbox.  Read more…

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/jun/26/fbi-black-activism-protests-history

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4 COMMENTS

  1. Black Lives Matter is a joke. Filled with hypocrisy and race baiting. Even VT’s Jonas Alexis has stated as so much.
    Until they clean up their own back yards, they will achieve nothing. The gang violence, high drop out rates, the drive by shootings, the drugs and too many young pregnancies. No white devil is responsible for a 14 year old black youth to drop out of school and take up a life of criminal behavior. No white satan put a gun in his hands and told him he needed to kill another black person to prove worthy of gang membership. No white devil forced a 25 year old black girl to get pregnant, one of the many she will have in her life by as many different men. No evil white demon told some gang bangers to drive by a birthday party for a young boy and start shooting.
    No white monster forced 6 young black boys to steal two cars, go racing down urban streets at more than 120MPH and then crash into a stopped vehicle, killing three of them instantly. The problem is racism, it’s the black culture among young black males and females.
    We all have decisions to make in our lives that affect not only ourselves but others as well. when someone decides to take up a life of criminal behavior and it’s not just among the black community but whites, Asians, Hispanics or anyone else, then they can expect negative consequences.
    You can include George Floyd and Rayshard Brooks, you can include Ted Bundy or some kid who decides to break into someone’s home and ends up at the morgue instead.
    I am not responsible for what others may or may not do. It is not within my purview to do so. People make decisions, all too often that lead them to their won ruin.

    • True, John! I have many friends in my city, who were born in poverty during 1990s and grew up without father or mother. They had the choice which way to go, but they graduated from school, entered the University or college (you can study free) and got different high education. Nobody pushed them or supplied them with money. They are normal, good people, who have found their place under the sun.

    • John

      You either stand against racism or for Zionist slavery.

      This is how it cooks down.

      If you can’t see that, I can’t help. Stop letting ‘them’ lead you around by the nose.

  2. No problem – I got the FBI back in 69 – my friend at Wisc. State U and got busted for driving like shit and the cops took my wallet for kicks. I had 2 draft cards – one legal and one where I could go to 21 yr old bars – my bro was a lithographer in Chicago – lol So come Monday morning the FBI and Judge thought they had this dumb kid from the North side of Chi- town — dead to rights on draft evasion. When everybody got thru talking , I asked to say one sentence – Judge said OK – I looked at the FBI guy and said – I’m in the United States Army. You should have seen the look on his face when I told the judge to call the Draft center in Milwaukee, where I was sworn in. lol – Case dismissed because I was on a 20 delayed program – I wanted to finish my finals in Dec. 69 Oshkosh b Gosh. I got a real low # on that lottery BS and I pulled the pin – on college – actually – this was the beginning of reality .