Security Clearances

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Types and Documentation of Credentials - Security Clearances
... have access to such information are issued security clearances, which can be tracked and verified to ensure that no unauthorized persons gain access to protected information ... Security clearances are among the most carefully guarded credentials ... The most elaborate security-clearance systems are found in the world's military organizations ...
Jonathan Pollard - Early Career
... A background check was required for the job as well as security clearances, but no polygraph test ... In addition to a 'Top Secret' clearance, a more stringent 'Sensitive Compartmented Information' (SCI) clearance was required ... Pollard was given temporary non-SCI security clearances pending completion of his background check, which was normal for new hires at the time and assigned to temporary duty at another NIC Department, the Naval ...

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    The contention that a standing army and navy is the best security of peace is about as logical as the claim that the most peaceful citizen is he who goes about heavily armed. The experience of every-day life fully proves that the armed individual is invariably anxious to try his strength. The same is historically true of governments. Really peaceful countries do not waste life and energy in war preparations, with the result that peace is maintained.
    Emma Goldman (1869–1940)