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."
> 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.

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Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
8290 1 week ago Christopher Gutierrez Bakersfield, CA JFK threatened the existence of the CIA he once said " I want to splinter the CIA into a thousand pieces and scatter it into the winds." this is why he was killed. They also overthrew the democratic...
8289 2 weeks ago Anonymous the woodlands, TX
8288 3 weeks ago Anonymous Long Beach, CA It’s way overdue. They are the MOST CORRUPT Agency EVER!!!!
8287 4 weeks ago Christine Miller San Jose, CA
8286 1 month ago leslie PEOPLES the woodlands, TX citizens of the u.s. are being targeted,harrassed and killed with electronic weapons and
8285 2 months ago Anonymous San Jose, CA
8284 2 months ago Hilda J Richey Hillsboro, WI Too many crimes have been committed -- illegal. No more.
8283 3 months ago Karen Hart Melrose, MA The CIA has time and time again gone outside the law and the will of the President. They have supported death squads, and brought shame to America. They cannot be reigned in. The entire agency must ...
8282 3 months ago Blake Hutzler Lakeside, AZ The CIA has become too currupt to be redeemed it has become a bloated tumor of curruption and must be cut out.
8281 3 months ago Anonymous Callaway, FL
8280 3 months ago Anonymous Medford, NJ
8279 3 months ago Anonymous Lakeside, AZ Shut down this disgraceful agency now the people demand it!
8278 4 months ago Wilford Murray Spokane, WA Time to rid us of this corrupt collection of thugs.
8277 4 months ago Anonymous Lawrenceville , GA The CIA hasn't done anything to protect this Country from Terrorism, in fact they have been funding it , they should be investigated for this Dangerous and disgusting Acts. #ABOLISHTHECIA #C...
8276 4 months ago Blake Hutzler Lakeside, AZ The CIA has been completely compermised by curruption and needs to be shut down.
8275 4 months ago Steve Smith San Antonio, TX We need to abolish this evil and unjust agency
8274 5 months ago Anonymous Honolulu, HI
8273 5 months ago angel b cisneros big tujuanga, CA far is well fluxs check profits wizhouse
8272 5 months ago angel b cisneros big tujuanga, CA far is well fluxs check profits wizhouse
8271 5 months ago angel b cisneros big tujuanga, CA far is well fluxs check profits wizhouse
8270 5 months ago angel b cisneros big tujuanga, CA far is well fluxs check profits wizhouse
8269 5 months ago Anonymous Adamsville, AL The CIA has done numerous experiments on the people of the United States. The US government in general is out of control and the CIA is a great example of that. From instituting the acid tests then ...
8268 5 months ago Alexis Maestre-Saborit Fort Myers, FL Stop the International Genocide of the CIA.
8267 5 months ago DON HARLEY CANTON, OH Remember Project,MK-ULTRA.?
8266 5 months ago Julian Szymanski Phoenix, AZ CIA is useless out of control, out of public overisight organization.
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