Abolish the CIA

Former President Harry Truman said he'd wanted to create the Central Intelligence Agency for the same reason that George W. Bush said he'd wanted to create the director of national intelligence, in order to have a single agency reconcile conflicting information from various other agencies.

"I never had any thought that when I set up the CIA that it would be injected into peacetime cloak and dagger operations," wrote Truman, who wanted the CIA restricted to "intelligence."
Background:
> Harry Truman: Limit CIA Role To Intelligence
> McClatchy: WikiLeaks shows CIA cracked smart phones, hid flaws from Apple
> David Talbot: The Devil's Chessboard
> Douglas Valentine: The Phoenix Program
> CNN: Karzai: CIA Promises to Continue Cash Payments
> The Atlantic: Drone War Has More Victims Than Bush-Era CIA Scandals
> Washington Post: An Alternative Explanation for Benghazi


We've now had 70 years of government overthrows, election interference, arming of terrorists, kidnapping, murder, torture, lies to justify wars, bribery of foreign officials, cyber-attacks, and other sorts of "peacetime cloak and dagger," plus open warfare waged by this unaccountable agency including through the use of drones.

With vast sums of unaccounted-for money, much of it generated by off-the-books proprietary companies and illegal activities like drug smuggling, the CIA spreads corruption around the world. This corruption undermines the U.S. government and the rule of law. CIA attacks on foreign governments and peoples backfire against the United States time and time again.

We've just learned that the CIA has been illegally keeping secret and exploiting weaknesses in U.S. companies' technology, hiding flaws from Apple, Google, and all of their customers.

Please add your name to this petition to Congress:

We urge you to abolish the Central Intelligence Agency.


1-25 of 8514 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
8514 4 weeks ago Indigo Noguera Tucson, AZ
8513 4 weeks ago Danny Dyche Hillsboro, OR The CIA is a terrorist organization.
8512 4 weeks ago Lise Brikowski Dover, NJ
8511 1 month ago Indigo Noguera Tucson, AZ
8510 1 month ago Aaron Mavins Syracuse, NY
8509 1 month ago Anonymous Dayton, KY These evil scum should've been dismantled a long time ago. Biggest terrorist organization, human/drug traffickers the world has ever seen.
8508 1 month ago John Melland John Day, OR The CIA and FBI both are criminal agencies.
8507 1 month ago Anonymous POTOMAC, MD CIA killed JFK, CIA committed 9/11, CIA controls the media, CIA are subliminal mind control propaganda motherfuckers. Everyone in the Bush dynasty ought to be executed for the good in the world.
8506 1 month ago Anonymous Pine Grove, PA
8505 1 month ago Anonymous Santa Fe, NM
8504 2 months ago Chad Doggett West Des Moines, IA
8503 2 months ago Tiger Flaherty Easton , MA Abolish please
8502 2 months ago Anonymous Irving, TX
8501 3 months ago Justin Bauer Hillsboro, OR
8500 3 months ago Brittany Kemp Oxford, MA This country and the world around us for too long have been terrorized and abused by the hands of the CIA in its attempts to "maintain national security" and it is due time for a great reform deep w...
8499 3 months ago Anonymous Sacramento, CA Their defunt Domestic Surveillance Pgrm continues with the implanting of Syringe Injectible Electronics with out victims non-consent for experimentation and torture. Paying and using Fed, State and ...
8498 3 months ago Anonymous Morristown, NJ The CIA is a terrorist organization.
8497 5 months ago Anonymous Athens, AL
8496 5 months ago James Galbraith Benton Harbor, MI Unfortunately they do more damage than good taxpayers should not have to pay for that
8495 5 months ago Susan Spinac New York, NY
8494 5 months ago Jon Spinac New York, NY
8493 5 months ago Augustus Stender Columbia City, IN
8492 6 months ago Indigo Noguera Tucson, AZ
8491 6 months ago Jerry Lawson Baytown, TX The CIA rigged 2020 election
8490 7 months ago Nicholas Johnson Kalamazoo, MI The CIA has repeatedly blundered and created many of the worst problems we face today. Currently they sow the seeds of international chaos, that will grow into the problems of tomorrow.
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