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Obama to Address NAACP During Centennial Convention

President Obama waves as he departs on Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House for a trip to New Jersey and New York City, where he will address the NAACP Centennial Convention. (Roger L. Wollenberg-Pool/Getty Images)

By Krissah Thompson
NEW YORK -- President Barack Obama will talk to the NAACP on Thursday night about the economy, education and health care, and will also seek to quietly inspire thousands of members of the nation's oldest civil rights organization.

White House aides have described the tone of the speech that Obama will give at a sold-out NAACP banquet as restrained. It is the first speech linked to race that Obama has made since he took office, and NAACP leaders have billed it as his "first address to black America" as president.

White House spokesman Robert Gibbs shied away from that description Wednesday, telling reporters: "I think the first speech to black America, the first speech to white America, the first speech to America was the inaugural address."

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By Web Politics Editor  |  July 16, 2009; 2:00 PM ET
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"CIA Assassination Ring" a Cover Story to Shield a Nationwide American Gestapo?


• Bush-legacy extrajudicial targeting/punishment network makes a mockery of the rule of law at the grassroots -- violating civil and human rights.

President Obama has been co-opted into becoming the enabler of a federally-funded and overseen "multi-agency coordinated action" program of nationwide extrajudicial targeting and punishment...

...a vigilante Gestapo "torture matrix" that is misusing federally-funded volunteer programs to subvert the rule of law -- deploying a civilian vigilante army that covertly implants GPS tracking devices to stalk, persecute, vandalize and harass unjustly targeted citizens and their families.

This secretive multi-agency "program" also misuses government surveillance operations to censor, and maliciously tamper with, the telecommunications of many thousands of the unjustly targeted -- and funnels surveillance data to citizen "gang stalker" harassers.

An array of "programs of personal financial destruction" decimates the finances of "target" families -- contributing to economic distress. And microwave "directed energy weapons" are being used to degrade their very lives -- a gross violation of human rights, government-enabled crimes against humanity.

And no authorities will investigate -- invoking the "Gulag" tactic of dismissing those who seek justice as "delusional."

Please, Team Obama: Wake up and smell the police state that is co-opting your administration and making POTUS a pitchman and enabler for an American Gestapo.

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