DC Whispers has an article pointing out that Government can legally lie to US citizens.
Check out this quote from FBI Director James Comey’s testimony to Congress today:
“…It’s perfectly legal for someone attending a classified briefing to LIE TO THE PRESS about what they heard in that meeting. The FBI cannot go out and correct the record because then they’d be “commenting on Classified information…”
What? They can lie and it is legal? Propaganda, lies, by the government and its employees, used to be illegal against US citizens, but not any more, thanks to an amendment to the NDAA.
These laws made propaganda used to influence foreigners and US citizens illegal. Without these laws, disinformation could run rampant. Read full article here