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Re: Censoring Dr. Greer & Witnesses - Maccabee

From: Bruce Maccabee <brumac@compuserve.com>
Date: Mon, 1 Dec 2003 22:38:22 -0500
Fwd Date: Tue, 02 Dec 2003 09:59:07 -0500
Subject: Re: Censoring Dr. Greer & Witnesses - Maccabee

>From: Vince White <Vinceomni@aol.com>
>To: ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net
>Date: Sun, 30 Nov 2003 17:19:45 EST
>Subject: Censoring Dr. Greer & Witnesses

>There has been a long and vehement criticism of the DISCLOSURE
>PROJECT press conference for daring to mention such topics as;
>operational gravity control, zero point energy, space-based SDI,
>and deep conspiracies relating to a massive coverup.

>Dr. Greer is excoriated for this "political baggage" being
>affixed to pure UFO disclosure. There is no such purity


>Dr. Greer has made many mistakes - but he, with flaws, made
>history with his uncensored press conference. Let his
>detractors do a _better_ one. Let them develop and screen
>better witnesses. But hopefully the next new disclosure group
>will not begin by censoring it's witnesses. Let the table be
>wide indeed, as the UFO subject in awesome reality is. Let the
>sun shine on open press conferences and open ended hearings.

Greer is to be commended for collecting many witnesses and
organizing their pub lic testimony. WHere he is faulted is:

(a) some witness testimony would not stand up under diligent
congressional investigation (better vetting needed)

(b) claiming that the government is covering up anti-gravity and
space based weapons when there is, in fact, no confirmable
evidence that either exist ( I am, in particular, aware of the
SDI plans for space based weapons.... which were never produced
and are still on the "drawing boards"; the needed technology is
still being developed, albeit at a slower pace than 5 years ago,
and the new technologies still have to be "space qualified"
before they are used; I guess maybe 10 years to the first space
based laser, assuming the decision is made to go forward with it
in the next couple of years)

(c) making (b) part of a political agenda not directly related
to the UFO problem.

Greer can not be faulted for the lack of press interest in the
witness testimony from his last public disclosure forum. The
fault lies here with the press and the 'self-cover up' - this
subject has so many ramifications that "no one" wants to
consider it seriously. Members of the press, in particular,
would ignore it rather than get tied up in a big dispute over
UFO reality without absolute hard proof-- hardware and bodies.