Another explanation offered for why the united states

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Another explanation offered for why the United States government does not want Americans to know their basis in military strategy. Telling the public about the military hardware and strange metals captured at Roswell and elsewhere would result in telling the enemy of their whereabouts ( Wright 37). The underlying contextualizing belief here is that whoever harnesses the power that allowed ET to travel across the galaxy, or through time, or across dimensions, and apparently triumph over the laws of physics or the iron-bound laws of temporal contiguity, will prevail in the battle for global hegemony. The people who embrace this belief assume that our government or military, and the government or military of our global adversaries, are operating in a Cold War context unchanged since 1945. A related group understands the problem from a commercial perspective: whichever corporation can commodify and merchandise the wonders of ET technology will make the most money for its shareholders and utterly change markets in a way that will bring unimaginable wealth and power to its board and CEO. They believe the government, or some faction within the government is acting in concert with or has even been co-opted by private industry, and thus the secrets of Area 51 are being guarded according to the same code that guards industrial secrets ( Prothero 45). And, some people seem to believe, the answer lies with ET itself. The extra- terrestrials have ordered the military not to say anything, and the military has obeyed because to do otherwise would either risk an enormously beneficial technology transfer in progress or some unspecified but horrendous consequence to the earth. People are digging around believing in finding evidence of alien spacecraft since they also believe that this is the place where aliens are stored. However, in my opinion, they will not
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  • Fall '19
  • President of the United States, Extraterrestrial life, Classified information, Nevada Test Site, Area 51

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