Bilderberg 2008 by VegasStreetProphet


									Special Bilderberg 2008 Report from American Free Press

AFP Sneaks You Past Security for an Exclusive Inside Glimpse of . . .


 Put Psychopaths on
 Trial & Hang Them
                         By Willis A. Carto

            o, the international camarilla known as the

 S          Bilderberg group met once again, gathered
            in their secret annual coven, this time
            among the unsuspecting folk of Virginia.
     Intensely ignored by the string-pullers of
 America’s pathetic “free press,” many of the lords of
 the media were numbered among the transnational
                                                                                    This snapshot of Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, taken by patriot photographer Shepherd Johnson,
 mass manipulators, mattoids and professional evil-
                                                                                    appears to be one of the few photos taken of any of the attendees. Dark glass on the limousines and the long
 doers, scheming with their fellow sociopaths how to
                                                                                    entry drive prevented detection in most instances. Madeleine Albright was caught by a photographer on video
 make profit from the distress of the misinformed
                                                                                    emerging from a vehicle. She was not happy to have been captured for posterity and threw a fit.
 and manipulated people of this globe.
     So this is what they call democracy. How many
 good men—infinitely better men than these scum—
 have been killed by their direction in criminal mili-
 tary aggression around the world in the name of this
     How many millions of innocent men, women and
 children have been killed or hideously wounded in
 their profitable wars of aggression?
     Evil is married to darkness. But they are quickly
                                                                                   BILDERBERG BUSTED!
                                                                                                  By James P. Tucker, Jr.                         Iraq officials said they were awarding contracts to
                                                                                                                                               several Western companies to help develop its vast
 killed by exposure to light.                                                                                                                  resources. Asim Jihad, a spokesman for the Iraqi Oil

                                                                                                 lobal leaders responded on cue to
     The Founders were clear about it: democracy                                                                                               Ministry, said no-bid contracts would be issued to
                                                                                                 Bilderberg’s orders to stop the rise in oil
 they branded as the very worst form of government.                                                                                            Royal Dutch Shell, which is always represented at
                                                                                                 prices as Saudi Arabia, the world’s
 Naturally, this is why these psychopathic conspira-                                                                                           Bilderberg, among others.
                                                                                                 largest supplier, promised on June 22 to
 tors want to impose it on the people of the world.                                                                                               Powerful world leaders were running like dogs to
                                                                                                 increase production as needed.
 Evil begets evil.                                                                                                                             the whistle immediately after Bilderberg’s decree
                                                                                      “I would like to state that for the remainder of this
     The stink of democracy is evident to anyone with                                                                                          (AFP June 23, 2008) to put a lid on surging oil prices.
                                                                                   year Saudi Arabia is prepared and willing to produce
 an intellect above that of a scorpion. It is the evil                                                                                         Meanwhile, Bilderberg’s world government project
                                                                                   additional barrels above and beyond the 9.6 million
 spawn of a diseased media—this entity owned and                                                                                               suffered another severe setback when Irish voters
                                                                                   barrels per day which we plan to produce in July, if
 controlled by shameless profiteers and assorted                                                                                               killed the latest version of the European Constitution.
                                                                                   demand for such quantities materialize and our cus-
 crooks who would be stealing candy from babies                                                                                                   Just three days after Bilderberg concluded its annu-
                                                                                   tomers tell us they are needed,” Saudi Oil Minister Ali
 and pulling wings off butterflies if they had not                                                                                             al secret meeting, on June 11, a top energy bureaucrat
                                                                                   al-Naimi told a meeting of officials form more than
 found a lying press a more profitable way to exercise                                                                                         said gasoline prices would likely peak at $4.15 a gal-
                                                                                   30 countries and 25 oil companies.
 their larcenous and sadistic compulsions.                                                                                                     lon, contradicting previous predictions that the costs
                                                                                      China promised, on June 19, to dramatically increase
     It is high time for people of wholesome instincts                                                                                         would soon exceed $5 a gallon.
                                                                                   domestic fuel prices to reduce demand, which reduce
 around the world to try these useless eaters and, once                                                                                           Guy Caruso, head of the Federal Energy Infor-
                                                                                   costs. The announcement sent oil prices tumbling on
 found guilty, hang them. Let’s do it.               #                                                                                         mation Administration, made this prediction at a con-
                                                                                   global markets, with traders anticipating that world
 ——                                                                                                                                            gressional hearing on energy prices and the future of
      Willis A. Carto is the publisher of THE BARNES REVIEW historical magazine    demand would soften in response to reduced consump-
 and was the founder of Liberty Lobby and The Spotlight. He is also a consultant   tion by the Chinese. U.S. crude settled down $4.75, to
 for AFP.                                                                                                                                                               See ONLY PUBLICITY, page 2
                                                                                   $131.93 on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
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Only Publicity Can Stop Elite
Continued from page 1
oil. Prices are likely to remain close to $4 for a gallon         JOURNALISTIC STRUMPETS
through 2009, he said.
   UN Secretary-General Ban Kimoon said on June                      These “journalists” attended Bilderberg under
15 that the king of Saudi Arabia had promised to lower            a solemn oath to report nothing: Oscar Bronner,
oil prices. Ban spoke with reporters after meeting with           Der Standard; Paul Gigot, Wall Street Journal;
King Abdullah in the port city of Jidda during a visit            Donald Graham, Washington Post; Matthias
to the world’s largest oil producer.                              Nass, Die Zelt; Christine Ockrorent, French tele-
   “The king believes that the current oil prices are             vision and radio world service; Charlie Rose,
abnormally high, and he is ready to restore prices to             Rose Communications; Flemming Rose,
their appropriate levels,” the official Saudi News                Jyllands Posten and Vendline von Bredow and
Agency quoted Ban. The New York Times reported on                 Adrian Wooldridge, both of The Economist.
June 14—six days after receiving its marching orders
at Bilderberg—-that unnamed analysts and oil traders

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briefed by Saudi officials said a production increase           calling for lower oil prices. U.S. Treasury Secretary
of about 500,000 barrels per day is planned.                    Henry Paulson, Jr., who had just left the Bilderberg
   “Saudi Arabia, the world’s largest oil producer, is          session, called for oil-producing countries to allow
concerned that sustained high oil prices eventually             more investment in oil exploration and production.
will slacken the world’s appetite for oil, affecting the            In another blow to Bilderberg’s global ambitions,
kingdom in the long run,” Associated Press reported.            Irish voters rejected a treaty to make the European
This precisely reflects what Bilderberg said in                 Union a superstate by a decisive 53.4 percent to 46.6
Chantilly. A Bilderberg speaker from Europe had said:           percent. A “European Constitution” had been rejected
   “Are we reaching the point of diminishing returns?           in referendums in France and the Netherlands in 2005.

                                                                                                                                   Made pitch for support for attack on Iran.
                                                                To take effect, all European Union states must                    DEFENSE SECRETARY ROBERT GATES
People who switch from gas hogs to fuel-efficient,
small cars are not going to do an instant about-face.           approve.
And those who convert to public transportation, many                After the “constitution” was rejected, European
of them, are going to stick with the train or bus. We           leaders came up with a shorter version providing for            Responding to those seeking a way around the Irish
have seen many middle-class families, who grudging-             the same envisioned superstate but called it a “treaty.”    rejection, British Foreign Secretary David Milliband
ly accepted $3 a gallon, choose to stay home instead            As a “treaty,” France and the Netherlands did not have      said: “The rules are absolutely clear. If all 27 countries
of driving to the beaches or mountains. They’re call-           to submit it for a vote. But Ireland’s constitution         do not pass the Lisbon Treaty it cannot pass into law.”
ing them ‘staycations.’ We all take the long view of            required a referendum and Irish voters chose national           Establishing a European Union superstate is a cru-
history. Will forcing gasoline prices even higher               sovereignty over a European superstate.                     cial in Bilderberg’s program for a world government.
increase profits in the long term? Ford has already                 “It’s a very sad day for the country and for Europe,”   Similar efforts to establish an “American Union” in
shut down production of big cars and has many SUV-              said Justice Minister Brian Lenihan.                        the Western Hemisphere have similarly bogged down.
types it can’t give away. Ford will not retool                      “It is a great day for Irish democracy,” said DeClan    Bilderberg is on the ropes.
overnight.”                                                     Ganley, a businessman who led the anti-treaty forces.           Other major topics included: Would the United
   Finance ministers from the Group of Eight weighed            ”This is democracy in action . . . and Europe needs to      States get help from Europe if attacks Iran? How
in at their meeting in Japan, issuing a joint statement         listen to the voice of the people.”                         should Bilderberg deal with the Ron Paul Revolution?
                                                                                                                            This is related to the problems of gaining approval of
                                                                                                                            “free” trade agreements to establish an “American
    AFP Commends These Patriots for Helping at Bilderberg                                                                   Union” throughout the Western Hemisphere because
                                                                                                                            of Paul’s “nationalism,” an obscene word in the
                                                                                    Stewart Howe, Venice, CA                Bilderberg dictionary.
                                                                                    James Bachhuber, Brooklyn, NY
    Here is just a partial list (in no particular order) of the approximately 100
                                                                                                                                If Bilderberg halts the rise in oil prices, it will be
                                                                                    Luke Rudkowski, Brooklyn, NY
    patriots and independent news outlets who showed up in Chantilly to
                                                                                                                            for selfish reasons of profit, not tender concern for
                                                                                    Adam Rittenhouse, Warrenton, VA
    help expose the Bilderberg meeting. Our thanks go out to all of you, and
                                                                                                                            one billion people—one-seventh of the Earth’s popu-
                                                                                    Sabrina Rivera, Queens, NY
    our apologies to those who we have not mentioned.
                                                                                                                            lation—left starving by soaring oil prices.
    Dimitri Bikos, Wise, Virginia           Anthony Heil, Dayton, OH                George H. Miller Jr., Oakton, VA            One pointed out that Europeans have long paid
    Janet Miller, Virginia                  Adam Thomas Pol, Fairfax, VA            John Altman, York, PA                   much more for gasoline, up to $10 a gallon. “But
    Edward Wenger, Apollo, PA               Rachael Smith, Akron, OH                Dennis OʼHara, Mechanicsville, MD
                                                                                    Jamie Kelso, New Tazewell, TN
                                                                                                                            we’re dealing with Americans here and they’re not
    Farren Shoaf,      William Litynski, Pensacola, FL
                                                                                    William Barber, Reston, VA
                                                                                                                            only our largest consumer, but a different breed of cat
    Alex Jones,                Alan Grimes, McLean, VA
    Brian Peek of,     Collin Rosenmarkle, Fairfax, VA         Mark Campbell, Orange, VA
                                                                                                                            in many ways,” the speaker responded to light laugh-

      Statesville, NC                       Sarah Stalsberg, Edgewater, MD          Hunter Durham, Dunn Loring, VA
                                                                                                                            ter. There was more nattering but no direct dissent

    Adam Alenshire, Centreville, VA         Ben Schnittger, Woodbridge, VA          Joel Hensley, Harrisonburg, VA
                                                                                                                            from his argument, offering hope that Bilderberg will

    Grace Oyama of Nippon Weekly            Darriel Driml, Freetown, MA             Craig Leroy Orndorff, Woodstock, VA
                                                                                                                            act to prevent a bad situation from getting worse.

      Newsletter, Japan                     Abby Martin, San Diego, CA              Bob Willick, Rising Sun, MD
                                                                                                                                Most European and some U.S. Bilderberg boys

    Gus Valudes, Lancaster, PA              Craig Fitzgerald, Brooklyn, NY          Richard McDonald, Orange, VA
                                                                                                                            expressed hope that President Bush will not invade
    Chris Pascone, Fairfax, VA              Jamie OʼHara, Brooklyn, NY              Pete Papheraklis, Kensington, MD
                                                                                                                            Iran during his final months in office, although the
                                                                                                                            administration’s propaganda machine is trying to con-
                                                                                                                            dition the public mind to accept another war. Defense
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Hundreds of brand new “No Trespassing” signs were posted in every nook and                   not be trusted fully. Madeleine Albright, for instance, was not on the official list but was
cranny of the grounds of the Westfields Marriott in an attempt to keep prying eyes from      seen through binoculars getting out of her car. At right, itʼs one for the ages: AFP Editor
finding out who was attending Bilderberg. Bilderbergʼs “official” 2008 attendee list could   Jim Tucker is actually smiling, amused by the comments of a nearby protester.

                                                              date who would immediately withdraw U.S. troops
  INTIMIDATION                                                from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, he is feared and
                                                              hated by Bilderberg for many reasons. First, Paul would         WAS OBAMA THERE?
     Protester Adam Aleshire said he was visited at           also bring troops home from 130 “peacekeeping” mis-                There was much speculation that Barack Obama
  home by Hunter Durham, a special agent of the State         sions and use them to protect America’s borders.                visited Bilderberg. He was making a public appear-
  Department’s Diplomatic Security Service. Dur-                  But there is much more about Paul that upsets               ance nearby and could easily have dropped by
  ham’s visit was an effort (which failed) to intimidate      Bilderberg boys and their brother group, the Trilateral         incognito in one of the limos with black windows
  him, Aleshire said. Durham was in his field office in       Commission, which met in Washington (AFP, May 12,               before a late-night meeting with Sen. Hillary
  Dunn Loring, Va. when AFP called, but he would not          2008).                                                          Clinton, but this was never established beyond a
  come to the phone (571-226-9300). To his credit, he             While Bilderberg is confident it can control the            doubt. AFP called Obama’s Senate office but was
  called back two days later, but said he was unable to       presumed major-party candidates, Sens. John McCain              told “I can’t comment on that.” But James Johnson,
  comment.                                                    (R-Ariz.) and Barack Obama (D-Ill.), they are con-              vice chairman of Perseus, LLC, was definitely pres-
                                                              cerned about the “damage” Paul will inflict on the              ent. Johnson serves on a committee charged with
Secretary Robert Gates was not on Bilderberg’s offi-          long-term goal of world government, although he is              advising Obama on his vice presidential choice.
cial list of participants, but he was positively identi-      no longer a candidate for president. The fact that the
fied arriving on Friday, June 6.                              Ron Paul Revolution is giving the young generation a
                                                              “political education” that will go beyond the presiden-       the ominous prospect of citizens having microchips
    Gates gave the usual pitch about Iran having a
                                                              tial campaign and into the years ahead strikes fear and       inserted into their bodies. “Terrorists” are recruiting
nuclear potential and being a “threat” to all mankind.
                                                              loathing in Bilderberg hearts. Even as they were being        “young, white men with blonde hair and blue eyes” to
Gates noted that Shaul Mofaz, Israel’s former defense
                                                              denounced, young Ron Paul supporters were protest-            escape detection before they bomb planes and ground
minister and a candidate for the job of prime minister,
                                                              ing Bilderberg outside the closed gates of the posh           sites, one said. Another said the idea is “marketable”
told the Hebrew-language newspaper Yediot Ahronot
                                                              Westfields Marriott near Washington Dulles                    because soon people throughout the world would be
that Israel will attack Iran if Tehran did not abandon
                                                              International Airport in Chantilly, Va. Youths for Paul       able to board airplanes and pass through ground secu-
its nuclear weapons program. “Attacking Iran, in order
                                                              were heavily represented among more than 50 patriots          rity quickly because the chips would immediately
to stop its nuclear plans, will be unavoidable,”
                                                              at the palace gate. It was in response to this gathering,     identify terrorist threats.
Mofawz said.
                                                              which included megaphones, TV and broadcast cam-                  But, for this reason, the chips would have all your
    Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice also asked for
                                                              eras, that Bilderberg felt pressured into coughing up         personal data to be instantly compared at a global data
an “understanding” of why Bush “can’t take anything
                                                              its lists of participants and agenda.                         bank. The chip will also be “marketed” as a safety
(war) off the table when dealing with Iran.”
                                                                  But the fear that Paul is creating new generations        valve. Suppose, for example, you are struck by a car
    The Europeans were polite but firmly opposed an
                                                              who will fight for national sovereignty and against the       and taken to the hospital unconscious and in critical
invasion. Wage a war for Israel? Can’t we care even a
                                                              New World Order has Bilderberg upset. Bilderberg is           condition. Your microchip will provide the physician
little bit about the plight of Palestinians in the occu-
                                                              demanding that nations in the Western Hemisphere              with critical, life-saving information, such as any pre-
pied lands (referring to the wanton killings of children
                                                              “pool their sovereignty” and create a European-style          scription medications you are taking and your com-
and civilian women and men?) Where does Iran keep
                                                              “American Union.” It is to start with a “North America        plete medical history. You may survive to live under
nuclear weapons, in the tomb of Cyrus the Great,
                                                              Free Trade Zone” that would eliminate borders                 the constant gaze of Big Brother.
emperor of Persia? Gates and Miss Rice were told the
United States would “fly solo” in attacking Iran and          between the United States, Mexico and Canada.
there would be no help from NATO or European coun-            (Bilderberg is behind on this project; in the mid-1990s              Jim Tucker is AFP’s editor. He is an internationally recognized expert on
                                                                                                                              Bilderberg and secret globalist organizations. His book, Bilderberg Diary is
tries. At that same time, Iraq and Iran were having           they were confident it would be accomplished by the             available from AFP for $22. Send request to AFP, 645 Pennsylvania Avenue SE,
friendly talks on the subject of mutual security.             year 2000.)                                                     #100, Washington, D.C. 20003.

    Although Ron Paul was the only presidential candi-            Bilderberg’s discussion of “cyber terrorism” raised
4    AMERICAN FREE PRESS • July 2008

A Cub Reporter’s Experiences at Bilderberg 2008
                    By Mike Finch                                                                                                                “Can I extend my stay through the
                                                                                                                                             weekend?” I asked the front desk atten-
                                                                                                                                             dant. “Sorry, there is an event happen-

               red-clad doorman opened the large brass
               door into a spacious entryway filled with                                                                                     ing, they bought the entire hotel,” she
               original artwork and antique furnishings,                                                                                     said. “Wow, must be some event!” I
               from the rugs on the floor to the chande-                                                                                     replied, “This is a big hotel.” “Yes sir”
               liers on the ceiling. Bilderberg began for                                                                                    she replied.
me in the luxurious Westfields Marriott, two days before                                                                                         Friendly conversation was getting me
the event. I was to be the undercover reporter.                                                                                              nowhere. I went through the rest of the
   The smiling staff that greeted me was like something                                                                                      day attempting to get any information
out of a movie, polite, helpful, and even cheerful. I was                                                                                    about “the event.” All of my efforts,
waiting for the candelabra to start singing; “be our                                                                                         including a long night at the bar, were
guest!” it was so posh. I registered and received my key,                                                                                    entirely fruitless. Well, perhaps not
then walked down a grand hallway to the elevator that                                                                                        entirely fruitless. Something was defi-
brought me to my fourth-floor room.                                                                                                          nitely happening, and the hotel staff had
   I zigzagged along through the hundred or so hotel                                                                                         all, from the doorman to the barman,
rooms on my floor in my wing of the huge hotel and                                                                                           been told not to speak of it. Sounds like
finally arrived. The room was about twice the size of an                                                                                     Bilderberg to me.
ordinary hotel room, with a flat-screen television, full             A U.S. federal security agent patrols the Marriott grounds.                 The next day was a bit more interest-
size desk, and king-sized, comforter-covered bed with                                                                                        ing. I thought getting out of that huge,
nine pillows piled atop. My room was the lowest quality                                                                                      amazingly comfortable bed was going to
room available at the hotel, but the highest quality hotel                                                                be the most challenging part of my day. I was wrong. I put
room I had ever stayed in.                                     FACES, OLD AND NEW                                         a call in to AFP and asked them what to do. I was getting
   I plopped down on the bed and immediately began                                                                        nowhere fast, though all signs were pointing to the fact
                                                                   Ben Bernanke, chairman of the Fed attended,            that we were in the right place. I was told to get pictures.
thinking of how to get some information about the group
                                                               replacing Alan Greenspan. A surprising new face            I figured that the hotel’s beautiful artwork would be a
that would follow me in the hotel, Bilderberg. The AFP
                                                               was Tom Daschle, former senator and Senate major-          good place to start. I had taken a total of three pictures
office wanted verification that we had found the correct
                                                               ity leader. Gov. Mark Sanford of South Carolina            when three security guards confronted me.
hotel. Rumors of the meeting having been in Greece
                                                               attended, meaning he may run for vice president on            “You cannot take pictures,” the lead security guard
already, or in Japan were floating around. One of my pri-
                                                               the McCain ticket. Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius           said. “Is there a reason sir? I was just taking pictures of
mary goals was to make sure this was actually the loca-
                                                               appeared for the second time and may run with              the art,” I replied. “You will have to leave,” said the guard.
tion of Bilderberg.
                                                               Obama to appease women voters.                                “I am a paying guest,” I said. “Sir, you may not take
   I went down to the bar and began to chum around with
the barkeep. “I hear they are kicking everyone out of the                                                                 pictures here. This is like a house; you are a guest in my
hotel on Thursday. What’s the big event?” “I’m not              It was two days before the event, and standing in the house. This house has rules; if you break them you must
allowed to talk about that,” was his response. “So, what’s   lobby I saw the first security guard with a wire in his ear. leave,” the guard stated.
the big event coming up this weekend?” I asked the front     He obviously didn’t work for the hotel, and was dis-            And I walked away. Three guards to deal with one
desk attendant. “Sorry, but we are not permitted to dis-     cussing something with what looked like hotel security. guest taking a picture of an empty lobby riddled with
cuss that,” she replied.                                     Ok, now we were getting somewhere.                           antiques? Wow.

Above left, Jim Tucker is interviewed by Andrew Neel for SeeThink Productions.              Then Bilderberg floated phony stories that the meeting had already been held in
Tucker has become almost more of a story than Bilderberg itself, having reported on         Greece. Even longtime Bilderberg hunters were fooled and reported that the meeting
every Bilderberg meeting but one since 1983. This year Tucker was nearly thrown for         had, in fact, already taken place in Greece. At right, protesters hold signs that blast the
a loop when rumors surfaced the meeting would be held in Japan for the first time ever.     global elite. At far left of photo is AFPʼs Steve Lombardo. At far right, Alex Jones.
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LEFT, Bilderberg had the “unwelcome mat” out at this yearʼs meeting. Center, the opulent lobby of the Westfields. Right, Grace-Eki Oyama came all the way from Japan to cover
the meeting. Here she sits with AFPʼs Jim Tucker as a security guard keeps close tabs on the “dangerous” pair of journalists.

    My one near break in the story came as I was walking      struck 12 noon, I had to leave.                                reporting, as I was worried I might get arrested, but what
away from the security guards. In the next hallway I asked       I immediately joined the group outside the hotel to         if something happened? I called my wife and told her if I
a different security guard, “why can’t I take pictures? It    find out what was going on there. The protesters were          was arrested I had not broken the law. I was covering
just seems weird with all of this beautiful artwork and       loud. Four police cars sat watching at first, and SUVs         Bilderberg as a journalist, not a protester. Besides, I did-
stuff.” “Oh, they’re just worried you’ll try to take a pic-   with black tinted windows drove onto the hotel grounds.        n’t want to mess with burly officers with guns.
ture of someone important,” he replied. “They are going       Again, the amount of security was intimidating. At one             It struck me that the people inside that hotel were afraid
to have a lot of dignitaries in tomorrow.”                    point I saw a police truck with riot gear in the back drive    too. They were not just afraid that the protesters might get
    As the day went on swarms of security guards de-          through. Men in black suits abounded, uniformed cops           violent, they were afraid that simple people like me might
scended upon the hotel. That night there were two men         patrolled, “do not enter” signs seemed to sprout over-         get a seemingly innocuous commodity, information. They
tending the bar: a bartender, and a security guard.           night, and Bilderberg was under way. The next few days         were so afraid that the 130 or so Bilderberg attendees paid
    The next morning I saw several people entering for        were a blur of protesters and black cars with tinted win-      an incredible amount of money to buy out a ritzy, private
Bilderberg. It seemed there were at least two security        dows. I met many interesting people who drove or flew          hotel and surround themselves with an army of security
guards for every person, but of course no one I could rec-    from around the nation to confront the Bilderbergers. I        just to make sure a simple writer seeking facts could not
ognize. The people I walked by were obviously from all        must say they were a brave lot. I was scared enough just       get that simple commodity—information. Because if I got
over the world, sometimes speaking in languages I didn’t      trying to report on Bilderberg.                                information I would share it with you, and then the
even recognize. I was checking out when I hastily jotted         As I considered this event in retrospect, my reaction       Bilderberg attendees would have to face what they fear the
down two names I saw on nametags, Juan Luis Cebrian           was one of fear because of the security, and the incredi-      most, the spotlight of accountability.                      #
(who was on the Bilderberg attendee list) and what I          bly powerful people who hid in the Marriott. Though I am
thought was Penelope Rose (who might be a wife or rel-        as inconsequential to them as an ant, what if they decid-           Mike Finch is a reporter an intern/reporter for American Free Press.
ative of one of the two Roses on the list). Then the clock    ed to step on me? I made every effort to be lawful in my

Next Generation Actively Fights Globalism, New World Order
                     By Mike Finch                            walk the walk, to get out there and be the opposition to       Congressman Ron Paul’s political views.
                                                              tyranny,” Howe said.                                              Chapters of We Are Change around the nation and in
                                                                  Howe was able to cross the continent and attend the        Canada put on rallies and protests on a regular basis. The

              large number of young people from “We
              Are Change,” a grassroots peace and social      event due to pooled resources from his home chapter of         non-violent protesters are often confronted by police and
              justice organization, came to protest           We Are Change.                                                 have often had members arrested or ticketed for no appar-
              Bilderberg from around the nation, joining          The organization was started by New York City’s Luke       ent reason, most recently with the arrest and hand-cuffing
              Ron Paul supporters in bringing the next        Rudkowski about five years ago. Rudkowski attended the         of a non-violent member in Colorado who was giving
generation into the fight against globalism.                  Bilderberg protest, and often took his turn at the bullhorn    away informational DVDs on an outdoor public street
    “We Are Change to me is a group of people who are         confronting the Bilderbergers.                                 corner. He was ticketed for peddling, even though he was
waking up to answer the call to duty in defense of our con-       We Are Change sets up citizen groups in the U.S. and       not selling anything.
stitution and all that it stands for,” Los Angeles We Are     around the world “to inspire a community of truth-seek-           “We have a lot of actions. Just last night we confront-
Change Steering Committee Member Stewart Howe said.           ers and peacemakers through creative campaigns with a          ed Scott McClellan (former White House press secre-
The Los Angeles chapter has more than 200 members.            commitment of nonviolence,” the We Are Change web-             tary)” Howe said, “Just about weekly we do outreaches,
    Los Angeles, New York City, Philadelphia, and Ohio        site said. “We Are Change is not so much a group but an        tables at festivals and hang our large banner from bridges
(and possibly other) chapters sent protesters to Virginia’s   idea, an idea that ‘We the people’ are the vehicles of these   over highways.”
Westfields Marriott to voice their opposition to Bilder-      ‘ideas’ and of the freedoms, liberties, and truths we are         Howe said that a quote came to mind when he thought
berg’s closed gathering of dignitaries from around the        seeking all across the globe.”                                 about We Are Change. “Few victories can rival the initial
world. “It was an awesome experience to be shoulder to            We Are Change is not a politically affiliated organiza-    one of parting company with the spectators and stepping
shoulder with so many amazing people, people willing to       tion, though many involved in We Are Change support            into the arena. That’s what this is all about.”         #
6     AMERICAN FREE PRESS • July 2008

About 50 AFP readers and activists from around the nation gave the Bilderbergers a good, old-fashioned patriot “welcome.” Ron Paul supporters were everywhere. Westfields
security, prodded by a Secret Service agent, tried to have the protesters removed, thus denying them their First Amendment rights. To the credit of Fairfax County police, they
refused to forcibly remove the peaceful protesters. Above right, Westfields, Bill Keech (with head in front of tree trunk) tries to convince police to evict protesters. He failed.

Bilderberg Protesters Win Free Speech Fight
                     By Julia Foster                          reaction. Keech joined the conversation. Keech and the
                                                              Secret Service agent approached the protesters, with
                                                                                                                                              SOMETHING EVIL GOING ON HERE
                                                              Fairfax police behind them. Keech asked to speak pri-

                  ore than 50 AFP readers, protesting at
                  the entrance to the Westfields Mar-         vately with the “leader.”All protesters stepped forward,                           Of the countless broadcast and (small) newspa-
                  riott, forced a Secret Service agent to     yelling “I’m the leader!” To the baffled Keech, they                            per interviews I conducted from early morning to
                  abandon efforts to force them to leave      shouted an explanation: “We’re all leaders.”                                    late at night, my favorite anecdote involved a young
                  their posts. The embarrassed agent left        Protesters asked: How does Keech “own” a side-                               woman of great faith. After my regular drill of con-
the scene. The self-proclaimed “owner,” Bill Keech Jr.,       walk? If so, it remains a public right-of-way because it                        fronting Bilderberg, I was standing outside when a
was forced to accept protesters with a three-step move        is constantly used by pedestrians—at least a “prescrip-                         young lady walked by, looking grim. “There is
by three people off “private property.”                       tive right,” as lawyers would argue. “The Fairfax County                        something evil going on here,” she said. She had
   When Fairfax police finished talking to the protest-       police had no problem with us until the (Secret Service                         never heard of Bilderberg. I gave her a brief Bilder-
ers about the First Amendment, they laughed and told          agent) came along.” Do the police support you now?”                             berg education. She pulled out her Bible and quoted
them to continue. “That’s what America is all about,”         protesters demanded. Police were silent. The Secret                             from Psalm 94: “He who dwells in the secret place
one said. Police remained, because Bilderberg paid the        Service man left. Keech caved. Protesters continued for                         of the Most High shall abide under the shadow of
county for “protection.” Bilderberg also had platoons of      four days. Protesters gave local police a cheering salute.                      the Almighty.” She placed her hand on my shoulder
private security, Secret Service and FBI agents.                 If not for these brave, patriotic protesters, Bilderberg                     and fervently prayed that all of us would be able to
   Moments later, the Secret Service man appeared,            would not have yielded an inch on information about its                         expose Bilderberg and for our safety. Because her
obvious because of his earplug and gun-bulge in his           secret meeting. Protesters patrolled from sunrise until                         husband works for the federal government, she was
coat. He talked privately with police, who showed no          long after dark. Alex Jones’s booming voice, enhanced                           cautious about revealing her name.

                                                                                                                                           by a megaphone, ridiculed Bilderberg non-stop. Three
    Japanese Reporter Chases Bilderberg for First Time                                                                                     other guys with megaphones joined at night and chant-
                                                                                                                                           ed good-natured insults in unison. Inside the resort,
                   By Grace-Eki Oyama                         the attacks. The protest was spontaneous and non-                            Bilderberg ears were pierced. Madeleine Albright, sec-
                                                              hierarchical.                                                                retary of state under President Bill Clinton, was not on
                  ost protest messages reflected informed        It took the American public 40 years to start                             Bilderberg’s participant’s list, but was observed rolling

    M             research. Some speakers were surpris-
                  ingly erudite with a lot of historical
                  content. One said the drug war is bogus,
    starting off with the Opium War and how banking
    families manipulated all of that for profit and how
                                                              doubting the Warren Report. It took Americans only
                                                              a short time to doubt the 9-11 Report as well as to
                                                              what the media depicted. About one-third of the pro-
                                                              testers were visibly Ron Paul supporters and virtual-
                                                              ly all were at least sympathizers.
                                                                                                                                           in. When she stepped out of her car, protesters shouted
                                                                                                                                           her name. She screamed in panic and was helped into
                                                                                                                                           the resort.
                                                                                                                                               Many people driving by shouted support with
                                                                                                                                           thumbs-up and friendly waves. Of the hundreds
    their heirs are still active now as Bilderbergers (com-      Hope for America lies with them, the home-                                observed, only two, a Bilderberg goon and a carload of
    plete with genealogical chart). Protesters at this        schoolers and other searchers for a more genuine                             apparently private citizens, made vulgar gestures and
    year’s Bilderberg meeting were not just shouting slo-     America of 1776.                                  #                          shouted obscenities.
    gans of anger, although there was plenty of that. The                                                                                      Many of the citizens came back to the protests,
    9-11 issue was addressed, although the focus could              Grace-Eki Oyama is an assistant to Ryu Ohta, one of the most           bringing large quantities of bottled water for the
                                                                prominent Japanese revisionist historians writing today. Grace is also a
    have been more on government involvement and                contributing board member to TBR magazine.
                                                                                                                                           demonstrators. One brought 12 watermelons. A lawn
    accountability as opposed to the technical analysis of                                                                                 chair was brought to Tucker, which made his legs (the
                                                                                                                                           only part of him that is 73 years old) last longer.    #
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                 Official AFP Attendee List for Bilderberg 2008
                                            USA, Collins, Timothy C., Senior           BEL, Huyghebaert, Jan, Chairman of the         ITA, Monti, Mario, President, Universita      USA, Schmidt, Eric, Chairman of the
                                            Managing Director and CEO, Ripplewood      Board of Directors, KBC Group                  Commerciale Luigi Bocconi                     Executive Committee and CEO, Google
                                            Holdings, LLC                              DEU, Ischinger, Wolfgang, Former               USA, Mundie, Craig J., Chief Research         AUT, Scholten, Rudolf, Member of the

   AUT Austria          HUN Hungary
                                            FRA, Collomb, Bertrand, Honorary           Ambassador to the UK and US                    and Strategy Officer, Microsoft               Board of Executive Directors,
   BEL Belgium          INT International   Chairman, Lafarge                                                                         Corporation                                   Oesterreichische Kontrollbank AG
                                                                                       USA, Jacobs, Kenneth, Deputy
   CHE Switzerland IRL Ireland              PRT, Costa, António, Mayor of Lisbon       Chairman, Head of Lazard U.S., Lazard          NOR, Myklebust, Egil, Former Chairman         DNK, Schur, Fritz H., Fritz Schur
   CAN Canada           ITA Italy           USA, Crocker, Chester A., James R.         Frères & Co. LLC                               of the Board of Directors SAS, Norsk          Gruppen
   CZE Czech Rep. NOR Norway                Schlesinger Professor of Strategic         USA, Johnson, James A., Vice                   Hydro ASA                                     CZE, Schwarzenberg, Karel, Minister of
   DEU Germany          NLD Netherlands     Studies                                    Chairman, Perseus, LLC (Obamaʼs man            DEU, Nass, Matthias, Deputy Editor, Die       Foreign Affairs
   DNK Denmark          PRT Portugal        USA, Daschle, Thomas A., Former US         tasked with selecting his running mate)        Zeit                                          USA, Sebelius, Kathleen, Governor of
   ESP Spain            POL Poland          Senator and Senate Majority Leader         SWE, Johnstone, Tom, President and             NLD, Netherlands, H.M. Queen of the           Kansas
                                            CAN, Desmarais, Jr., Paul, Chairman        CEO, AB SKF                                    FRA, Ockrent, Christine, CEO, French          USA, Shultz, George P., Thomas W. and
   FRA France           RUS Russia
                                            and co-CEO, Power Corporation of           USA, Jordan, Jr., Vernon E., Senior            television and radio world service            Susan B. Ford Distinguished Fellow,
   FIN Finland          SWE Sweden
                                            Canada                                     Managing Director, Lazard Frères & Co.         FIN, Ollila, Jorma, Chairman, Royal           Hoover Institution, Stanford University
   GBR Britain          TUR Turkey                                                     LLC
                                            GRC, Diamantopoulou, Anna, Member                                                         Dutch Shell plc                               ESP Spain, H.M. the Queen of
   GRC Greece           USA U.S.A.          of Parliament                              FRA, Jouyet, Jean-Pierre, Minister of          SWE, Olofsson, Maud, Minister of              CHE, Spillmann, Markus, Editor-in-Chief
                                            USA, Donilon, Thomas E., Partner,          European Affairs                               Enterprise and Energy; Deputy Prime           and Head Managing Board, Neue
DEU, Ackermann, Josef, Chairman of          OʼMelveny & Myers                          GBR, Kerr, John, Member, House of              Minister                                      Zürcher Zeitung AG
the Management Board and the Group          ITA, Draghi, Mario, Governor, Banca        Lords; Deputy Chairman, Royal Dutch            NLD, Orange, H.R.H., the Prince of            USA, Summers, Lawrence H., Charles
Executive Committee, Deutsche Bank AG       dʼItalia                                   Shell plc.                                                                                   W. Eliot Professor, Harvard University
                                                                                                                                      GBR, Osborne, George, Shadow
CAN, Adams, John; Associate Deputy          AUT, Ederer, Brigitte, CEO, Siemens AG     USA, Kissinger, Henry A., Chairman,            Chancellor of the Exchequer                   GBR, Taylor, J. Martin, Chairman,
Minister of National Defense and Chief of   Österreich                                 Kissinger Associates, Inc.                                                                   Syngenta International AG
                                                                                                                                      TUR, Öztrak, Faik, Member of Parliament
the Communications Security                 CAN, Edwards, N. Murray, Vice              DEU, Klaeden, Eckart, von Foreign                                                            USA, Thiel, Peter A., President, Clarium
                                                                                                                                      ITA, Padoa-Schioppa, Tommaso,
Establishment Canada                        Chairman, Candian Natural Resources        Policy Spokesman, CDU/CSU                                                                    Capital Management, LLC
                                                                                                                                      Former Minister of Finance; President of
USA, Ajami, Fouad, Director, Middle         Limited                                    USA, Kleinfeld, Klaus, President and           Notre Europe                                  NLD, Timmermans, Frans, Minister of
East Studies Program, The Paul H. Nitze     DNK, Eldrup, Anders, President, DONG       COO, Alcoa                                                                                   European Affairs
                                                                                                                                      GRC, Papahelas, Alexis, Journalist,
School of Advanced International Studies,   A/S                                        TUR, Koç, Mustafa, Chairman, Koç               Kathimerini                                   RUS, Trenin, Dmitri V., Deputy Director
The Johns Hopkins University                                                           Holding A.S.
                                            ITA, Elkann, John, Vice Chairman, Fiat                                                    GRC, Papalexopoulos, Dimitris, CEO,           and Senior Associate, Carnegie Moscow
USA, Alexander, Keith B., Director,         S.p.A.                                     FRA, Kodmani, Bassma, Director, Arab                                                         Center
                                                                                                                                      Titan Cement Co. S.A.
National Security Agency                                                               Reform Initiative
                                            USA, Farah, Martha J., Director, Center                                                   USA, Paulson, Jr., Henry, M. Secretary        INT, Trichet, Jean-Claude, President,
INT, Almunia, Joaquín, Commissioner,        for Cognitive Neuroscience; Walter H.      USA, Kravis, Henry R., Founding                                                              European Central Bank
                                                                                                                                      of the Treasury
European Commission                         Annenberg Professor in the Natural         Partner, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
                                                                                                                                      USA, Pearl, Frank H., Chairman and            USA, Vakil, Sanam, Assistant Professor
GRC, Alogoskoufis, George, Minister of      Sciences, University of Pennsylvania       USA, Kravis, Marie-Josée, Senior                                                             of Middle East Studies, The Paul H. Nitze
                                                                                                                                      CEO, Perseus, LLC
Economy and Finance                         USA, Feldstein, Martin S., President and   Fellow, Hudson Institute, Inc.                                                               School of Advanced International Studies,
                                                                                                                                      USA, Perle, Richard N., Resident Fellow,
USA, Altman, Roger C., Chairman,            CEO, National Bureau of Economic           INT, Kroes, Neelie, Commissioner,                                                            Johns Hopkins University
                                                                                                                                      American Enterprise Institute for Public
Evercore Partners Inc.                      Research                                   European Commission                                                                          FRA, Valls, Manuel, Member of
                                                                                                                                      Policy Research
TUR, Babacan, Ali, Minister of Foreign      DEU, Fischer, Joschka, Former Minister     POL, Kwasniewski, Aleksander, Former                                                         Parliament
                                                                                                                                      FRA, Pérol, François, Deputy General
Affairs                                     of Foreign Affairs                         President                                                                                    GRC, Varvitsiotis, Thomas, Co-Founder
                                                                                                                                      Secretary in charge of Economic Affairs
NLD, Balkenende, Jan Peter, Prime           USA, Ford, Jr., Harold E., Vice            AUT, Leitner, Wolfgang, CEO,                                                                 and President, V + O Communication
                                                                                                                                      DEU, Perthes, Volker, Director, Stiftung
Minister                                    Chairman, Merill Lynch & Co., Inc.                                                                                                      CHE, Vasella, Daniel L., Chairman and
                                                                                       Andritz AG                                     Wissenschaft und Politik
PRT, Balsemão, Francisco, Pinto             CHE, Forstmoser, Peter, Professor for                                                                                                   CEO, Novartis AG
                                                                                       ESP, León Gross, Bernardino,                   BEL Philippe, H.R.H., Prince
Chairman and CEO, IMPRESA, S.G.P.S.;        Civil, Corporation and Capital Markets                                                                                                  FIN, Väyrynen, Raimo, Director, The
                                                                                       Secretary General, Office of the Prime         CAN, Prichard, J. Robert S. President
Former Prime Minister                       Law, University of Zürich                                                                                                               Finnish Institute of International Affairs
                                                                                       Minister                                       and CEO, Torstar Corporation
FRA, Baverez, Nicolas, Partner, Gibson,     IRL, Gallagher, Paul, Attorney General                                                                                                  FRA, Védrine, Hubert, Hubert Védrine
                                                                                       INT, Mandelson, Peter, Commissioner,           CAN, Reisman, Heather, M. Chair and
Dunn & Crutcher LLP                         USA, Geithner, Timothy F., President                                                                                                    Conseil
                                                                                       European Commission                            CEO, Indigo Books & Music Inc.
ITA, Bernabè, Franco, CEO, Telecom          and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of New                                                                                                    NOR, Vollebaek, Knut, High
                                                                                       FRA, Margerie, Christophe de, CEO,             USA, Rice, Condoleezza, Secretary of
Italia Spa                                  York                                                                                                                                    Commissioner on National Minorities,
                                                                                       Total                                          State
USA, Bernanke, Ben S., Chairman,            USA, Gigot, Paul, Editorial Page Editor,                                                                                                OSCE
                                                                                       CAN, Martin, Roger Dean, Joseph L.             PRT, Rio, Rui, Mayor of Porto
Board of Governors, Federal Reserve         The Wall Street Journal                                                                                                                 SWE, Wallenberg, Jacob, Chairman,
                                                                                       Rotman School of Management,
System                                                                                                                                USA, Rockefeller, David, Former
                                            IRL, Gleeson, Dermot, Chairman, AIB        University of Toronto                                                                        Investor AB
SWE, Bildt, Carl, Minister of Foreign                                                                                                 Chairman, Chase Manhattan Bank
                                            Group                                                                                                                                   USA, Weber, J., Vin CEO, Clark &
                                                                                       HUN, Martonyi, János, Professor of
Affairs                                                                                                                               ESP, Rodriguez Inciarte, Matias,
                                            NLD, Goddijn, Harold, CEO, TomTom          International Trade Law; Partner, Baker &                                                    Weinstock
FIN, Blåfield, Antti, Senior Editorial                                                                                                Executive Vice Chairman, Grupo
                                            TUR, Gögüs, Zeynep, Journalist;            McKenzie; Former Minister of Foreign                                                         USA, Wolfensohn, James D., Chairman,
Writer, Helsingin Sanomat                                                                                                             Santander
                                            Founder,                   Affairs                                                                                      Wolfensohn & Company, LLC
DNK, Bosse, Stine, CEO, TrygVesta                                                                                                     USA, Rose, Charlie, Producer, Rose
                                            USA, Graham, Donald E., Chairman and       USA, Mathews, Jessica T., President,                                                         USA, Wolfowitz, Paul, Visiting Scholar,
CAN, Brodie, Ian, Chief of Staff, Prime     CEO, The Washington Post Company           Carnegie Endowment for International                                                         American Enterprise Institute for Public
Ministerʼs Office                                                                                                                     DNK, Rose, Flemming, Editor, Jyllands
                                            NLD, Halberstadt, Victor, Professor of     Peace                                                                                        Policy Research
AUT, Bronner, Oscar, Publisher and          Economics, Leiden University; Former       INT, McCreevy, Charlie, Commissioner,                                                        INT Zoellick, Robert B. President, The
Editor, Der Standard                                                                                                                  USA, Ross, Dennis B., Counselor and
                                            Honorary Secretary General of Bilderberg   European Commission                                                                          World Bank Group
                                                                                                                                      Ziegler Distinguished Fellow, The
FRA, Castries, Henri de, Chairman of        Meetings                                   USA, McDonough, William J., Vice                                                             Rapporteurs
                                                                                                                                      Washington Institute for Near East Policy
the Management Board and CEO, AXA           USA, Holbrooke, Richard C., Vice           Chairman and Special Advisor to the                                                          GBR, Bredow, Vendeline von, Business
                                                                                                                                      USA, Rubin, Barnett R., Director of
ESP, Cebrián, Juan Luis, CEO, PRISA         Chairman, Perseus, LLC                     Chairman, Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.                                                          Correspondent, The Economist
                                                                                                                                      Studies and Senior Fellow, Center for
CAN, Clark, Edmund, President and           FIN, Honkapohja, Seppo, Member of the      CAN, McKenna, Frank, Deputy Chair, TD                                                        GBR, Wooldridge, Adrian D., Foreign
                                                                                                                                      International Cooperation, New York
CEO, TD Bank Financial Group                Board, Bank of Finland                     Bank Financial Group                                                                         Correspondent, The Economist
GBR, Clarke, Kenneth, Member of             INT, Hoop Scheffer, Jaap G., de            GBR, McKillop, Tom, Chairman, The
                                                                                                                                      TUR, Sahenk, Ferit, Chairman, Dogus
Parliament                                  Secretary General, NATO                    Royal Bank of Scotland Group
                                                                                                                                      Holding A.S.
NOR, Clemet, Kristin, Managing              USA, Hubbard, Allan B., Chairman,          FRA, Montbrial, Thierry de, President,
                                                                                                                                      USA, Sanford, Mark, Governor of South
Director, Civita                            E & A Industries, Inc.                     French Institute for International Relations

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