It’s longstanding. It’s institutionalized. It’s lawless. It has nothing to do with domestic or foreign threats. Or anything related to national security.
America’s only enemies are ones it invents. It spies globally. It watches everyone. It monitors allies. It’s for control.
It’s for economic advantage. It’s to be one up on foreign competitors. It’s for information used advantageously in trade, political, and military relations.
Don’t expect Washington’s criminal class to explain. It’s bipartisan. It’s government of, by, and for special interests. Ordinary ones are ignored..