Executive Order: Obama Aims for Even More Secretiveness

In a move the White House attributed to WikiLeaks, President Obama today signed a new executive order aimed at making the government even more secretive with classified data, nominally “to enhance our national security.” The order calls for the creation of new committees, offices and task forces that will each be doing something to that end. The details are spotty at best, and given the nature of the order it is likely that the American public is not meant to know the full details.

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Author: Jason Ditz

Jason Ditz is news editor of Antiwar.com.