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The American Gestapo

...criticism, the Transportation Security Administration had better change its act.It's getting a reputation as the American Gestapo.They've checked an elderly woman's adult diapers for explosives. They've put a 6-year-old girl through an enhanced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2011-07-17/american-gestapo
Hits Army Corps 'Gestapo tactics'

...then helped her with replanting the trees. But now to ban her from using its property as access to the lake forever? Its Gestapo tactics are recklessly cruel, and the impact on her life has been negligently disregarded. I certainly hope U.S. Rep...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/03/op_240779.shtml
Opinion columns
Broun congressman warns of Obama dictatorship

A Republican congressman from Georgia said Monday he fears that President-elect Obama will establish a Gestapo-like security force to impose a Marxist dictatorship. "It may sound a bit crazy and off base, but the thing is, he's the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/11/met_482926.shtml
Metro
Gonzalez case brings back memories of Nazi thugs

...federal raiders who spirited Elian Gonzalez away under the cover of darkness brought to mind my childhood memories of the Nazi Gestapo thugs who kidnapped the German Jews in the late 1930s. This foray was immoral, illegal and unjust. President Clinton has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/28/edi_289385.shtml
Editorials
Wilson wrong for clerk of court

...Augusta Chronicle where Ed Wilson wants to improve the Aiken County Clerk of Court's office. What does he want to do? Employ Gestapo tactics? Liz Godard has been doing a good job. I haven't heard any complaints against her. The Oct. 1 Chronicle said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/09/edi_299014.shtml
Editorials
Column: Corps works to protest Lake Thurmond's shoreline

...the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers management of Lake Thurmond's shoreline. Letters to the editor denounce the Corps' "Gestapo" like tactics. There are calls to revise Thurmond Lake's shoreline management plan. There are even some who would like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/16/op_242069.shtml
Opinion columns
Patriot Act like Big Brother's grip

...in history. Most countries we have opposed had a similar homeland security chief. Adolf Hitler had one. It was called the Gestapo or the SS. Our civil rights are slowly being taken away by "well-meaning" politicians and those who think the average...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/14/let_364328.shtml
Letters
Broun owes Obama an apology

...Congressman Paul Broun regarding President-elect Obama's future actions. Mr. Broun stated that "he will establish a Gestapo-like security force to impose a Marxist dictatorship." This comment was truly hateful and is demonstrative of the divisiveness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/13/let_483211.shtml
Letters
Legislators claim agency is too powerful

...a chance to review legislation and inform constituents before the General Assembly convened. Some even call the DNR the "Gestapo," privately. "They ought to stop trying to cram rules and regulations down people's throats," said Sen. Rene Kemp...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/22/met_222951.shtml
Metro
Choking businesses

...so-called talented, tolerant and transparent executive branch that makes it pursue and harass innocent Americans with a Gestapo-like passion?No, we're not talking about the partisan bureaucrats at the Internal Revenue Service who played red-tape...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-10/choking-businesses