Special Y2K Report
Author of the book, ""Y2Kaos"
population centers go without power more than 72 hours, we'll activate
Schwarzkopf and go to Martial Law - it's automatic."
The purpose of this report is not to creat panic - but to inform. Only
an informed citizenry has the capability to demand of its representatives
a national emergency response plan consistent with maintaining civil liberties
gauranteed by the Constitution of the United States.]
According to sources in the Emergency Management Network and officers at the National Guard Bureau, there is a growing probability that sometime around January 1, 2000, the United States will be placed under a Presidential Declaration of Martial Law for the first time in US history.
estimate that the move tomartial law could come even sooner - with a federalization
and mobilization of America's 480,000 National Guard Troops occurring sometime
in December of 1999. In anticipation of this scenario, all scheduled December
1999 and January 2000 leaves for National Guardsmen have been cancelled.
National Guardsmen and all Federal military employees will be paid their
January 2000 salaries in December of 1999 in a stated effort to improve
their morale in the face of being separated from their families during
the Christmas holidays.
Y2K MOBILIZATION DRILL SCHEDULED
to a former Utah State Representative, the National Guard Bureau in Washington
has scheduled a "mock Y2K mobilization" on May 1st of this year (1999).
The exercise, called COMEX/MOBEX, will be staged in cooperation with FEMA
(the Federal Emergency Management Agency) and other unnamed federal agencies.
The exercise will simulate conditions during a Y2K "meltdown" - where standard
communication lines and phone service will be knocked out. The Guard will
utilize a High Frequency radio system run by generators to bypass normal
satellite telephone communication channels.
CANADIAN MILITARY READIES TO ASSIST CITIZENS
officials in the US avoid commenting on the possibility of military intervention
to restore order following a crumbling of the domestic infrastructure due
to the Y2K phenomena, Canada has publicly announced that its 32,000 man
military force has been given, as its "highest priority", the order to
prepare for "the potential disruption of major infrastructure systems which
would require Canadian Forces to support civil authorities". The Canadian
Navy has been notified that its fleet may be required anchored in dock
to serve as garrisons, power plants, field hospitals, and soup kitchens.
Toronto's 5,000 man police force has been given "no leave" dates of December
27th through January 9th of 2000.
MARTIAL LAW - WHAT IS IT?
legal terms, Martial Law is "Temporary complete comtrol by military authorities
imposed on a civilian population when civil unrest, economic crisis, a
major disaster, war, or other national emergency that threatens the public
safety as determined by the Commander-in-Chief or the Secretary of Defense."
Martial law may be imposed on a state level by authority of a Governor
in his role as Commander in Chief of his State's Military forces.
CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS SUSPENDED
to FEMA official John Brinkerhoff, "Martial law suspends all prior existing
law, functions, systems and programs of civil government. By 'all' one
means all courts, mails, garbage collection, fire fighting, agriculture,
aviation control, schools, toll bridges - in a word, all."
ACTIVITIES OF MILITARY
DURING MARTIAL LAW DECLARATION
the United States Marine Corps Training Manual FM-21, civilian population
control measures may include:
a) establishing restricted areas,
b) imposition of curfews,
c) relocation of civilians, including limiting the nature and amount of personal items civilians are allowed to bring to relocation zones,
d) disarming of civilian population,
e) supervision of all harvesting, distribution, and sale of food,
f) searches of individuals, vehicles, and dwellings,
g) offering bribes, rewards and inducements for civilians who will inform the authorities as to the possession of illegal weapons, restricted articles, or unauthorized food that may be in the possession of other civilians,
h) establishment of clandestine intelligence networks for covert inspection and enforcement of all rules and regulations posted by military or civilian authorities,
i) restrictions on communications and transportation, radio transmitters may be included among the restricted articles. mail censorship may be imposed, printed matter such as books and newspapers may be controlled or prohibited. Road blocks and check points may be established where strict control may be exercized and individual persons may be searched,
j) all meetings and assemblies will be carefully observed, special permits may be required to hold public meetings, entertainment and sporting events, and religious services,
k) registration of all civilians may be ordered. Civilian records, business payrolls and similar sources may be searched to insure that no person escapes registration.
REDISTRIBUTION OF REGIONAL RESOURCES
Martial Law, raw materials, livestock, foods, supplies, produce, and other
commodities may be commandeered by authorities and transported for use
or consumption in another region.
RATIONAL FOR MARTIAL LAW
to one state Emergency Management official with extensive military training,
a widespread disruption in the power and communications infrastructure
could only be dealt with under martial law. "From an emergency response
perspective, local emergency management organizations have resources for
about 72 hours of disaster relief. In a true national disaster, you'd have
to take a quantum leap in a hurry and put everything under military control
because they are the entity with the command and communication channels
to coordinate a large-scale disaster relief campaign." Secondly, from a
national security standpoint, a presence in the population centers during
a time when critical infrastructures are damaged is seen as an important
deterrent to antipathetic interests possibly looking for ways to take advantage
of a weakened American defence posture.
FEDERAL MILITARY ASSISTANCE
the severity of a situation exceeds local and state capabilities, the Governor
can request that the President declare a disaster, leading to the commitment
of Federal resources. At that time, FEMA takes the lead in coordinating
federal assistance. FEMA coordinates the federal government's response
to state and local authorities for disasters and civil emergencies under
the authority and provisions of The Robert T. Stafford Disaster and Emergency
Assistance Act. Under this Act, the Department of Defense provides assistance
to civilians under FEMA's instructions. The Military terms such aid to
civilian populations "Operations Others Than War" (OOTW). In such operations,
the military resources temporarily support and augment - they do not replace
- the local, state, and federal civilian agencies that have primary authority
and responsibility for domestic disaster assistance.
"MARTIAL LAW" is not "DOMESTIC DISASTER ASSISTANCE"
Martial Law, the authority of the military command is complete and plenary,
and usurps the authority of all civil agencies, including the judicial
and legislative branches of government. Military Domestic Disaster Assistance
is temporary, and the military is under the direction of civilian agencies.
WHAT YOU CAN DO
Law suspends the Constitution and nullifies your rights under law. Now
is the time to contact your elected representative and demand full disclosure
of the Federal government's disaster response plan for January 2000. Also
perform a comprehensive check of family finances to determine what is at
Mr Gause, author
of the book "Y2Kaos" and "The Secret World of Money" is the chief numismatist
as SDL inc.
He is responsible for the daily trading of all gold and silver coins for the firm and its clients.
To learn more about Y2K and how to protect your finances, contact Mr Gause at 1-800-468-2646