If dictatorships need gulags, where defendants barred from posting bond are held in pre-trial solitary and brutalized, they also need secret courts, where police shootings of unarmed civilians disappear. But they also need a Cheka-style secret police to raid the homes and offices of the most eminent citizens, such as Rudy Giuliani, a man who only destroyed the mafia, rejuvenated and rallied New York City under attack, and exposed a different kind of mafia, the Biden Crime Family.
Then, of course, he spearheaded the President's legal effort to expose and rectify the Big Steal of 2020.
In his interview with Tucker Carlson, Rudy broke more news: that the Barr Justice Department illegally broke into his virtual files in the "cloud" in 2019.
I would ask who's next, but there is no "next" in the Surveillance State.