I will read your links and post my response soon. As an aside, you took awhile to make your first post.
"The very word 'secrecy' is repugnant in a free and open society; and we are as a people inherently and historically opposed to secret societies, to secret oaths, and to secret proceedings." --John F. Kennedy
"In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act." --George Orwell