Ignoring EMP threat is a death sentence for Americans

Posted by: SeaCoaster

Ignoring EMP threat is a death sentence for Americans - 03/20/19 11:56 AM

Yup. —> This is real Threat

Following an EMP attack, 326 million Americans could not long survive bereft of the electronic civilization that sustains their lives. EMP would be a civilization killer.




Electric grids and other life-sustaining critical infrastructures can be protected — affordably. For example, the 2008 report estimates that the electric grid’s bulk-power system can be hardened to survive for a few billion dollars.

So, in 2008, when the EMP Commission delivered what we thought then was our final report to Congress, we were hopeful America soon would be protected.

However, by 2015 — 20 years after the first open congressional EMP hearing in 1995 — the U.S. Government Accountability Office testified to Congress that not a single major recommendation of the EMP Commission had yet been implemented.

Not one. ??? WTF

NOT ONE ???


Found Here:
https://www.centerforsecuritypolicy.org/...-for-americans/

http://www.empcommission.org/docs/A2473-EMP_Commission-7MB.pdf
Posted by: Corbett8488

Re: Ignoring EMP threat is a death sentence for Americans - 03/21/19 11:05 PM

They never read One Second After
Posted by: MaxRite

Re: Ignoring EMP threat is a death sentence for Americans - 03/24/19 05:05 PM

CIPA was passed

https://www.alec.org/model-policy/critical-infrastructure-protection-act/

I think more things are being done without telling everyone. OPSEC and whatnot.
Posted by: SeaCoaster

Re: Ignoring EMP threat is a death sentence for Americans - 03/26/19 01:06 PM

Originally Posted By: MaxRite
CIPA was passed

https://www.alec.org/model-policy/critical-infrastructure-protection-act/

I think more things are being done without telling everyone. OPSEC and whatnot.


= Nope
Just like “ The Wall “

Major failure of Bureaucracy / Barrack-Racee


Fines and jail time is like after a Forrest fire out in Cali

Critical Infrastructure Protection Act

Summary

Drawing inspiration from two laws enacted in 2017 by the State of Oklahoma,1 this Act codifies criminal penalties for a person convicted of willfully trespassing or entering property containing a critical infrastructure facility without permission by the owner of the property, and holds a person liable for any damages to personal or real property while trespassing. The Act also prescribes criminal penalties for organizations conspiring with persons who willfully trespass and/or damage critical infrastructure sites, and holds conspiring organizations responsible for any damages to personal or real property while trespassing.
Posted by: SeaCoaster

Re: Ignoring EMP threat is a death sentence for Americans - 03/26/19 01:12 PM

https://www.centerforsecuritypolicy.org/...-for-americans/

Every time I check out the bullet points in above link = WTF



* The Department of Defense (DOD) over-classifies data on the EMP threat and hardening techniques needed by electric utilities and private sectors to protect the critical infrastructures, indifferent to the fact that DOD cannot defend the nation without electricity from the national grids.

* The Department of Homeland Security (DHS), bereft of data on the real EMP threat from DOD, relies for EMP expertise on novices working for the Department of Energy.

* The Department of Energy (DOE) relies for EMP expertise on novices, bureaucrats and erroneous “junk science” studies by recent administrations and electric power industries.

* Despite President Trump’s direction to the U.S. government in his National Security Strategy that the nation’s electric grid and other life-sustaining critical infrastructures be EMP-protected, and despite Congress in the Critical Infrastructure Protection Act ordering protection of the nation from EMP as a legal obligation, bureaucrats in DHS and DOE have, to date, deliberately ignored or dismissed the guidance of the president, the Congress and the EMP Commission.
Posted by: Mark S

Re: Ignoring EMP threat is a death sentence for Americans - 03/27/19 09:08 AM

https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/washi...be-debilitating
Posted by: SeaCoaster

Re: Ignoring EMP threat is a death sentence for Americans - 03/27/19 09:51 AM




Great News !!!!!

Thanks Mark S. for sharing .... most news is not so good

https://securefreedomminute.podbean.com/e/kudos-for-trumps-emp-executive-order/