Tag Archives: CIA

Monolithic Intelligence Communities?

Both the Trump Camp and critics are operating and tweeting based on a false premise that the IC, in fact any IC, is a monolithic entity. Divisions, cliques, cabals, bridge clubs, whatever, the American IC is no more  monolithic than … Continue reading

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Deja Vu All Over Again: Woolsey has resigned! Next Ex-Director on Deck: The ‘Deutch Treat’?

It’s a shame that Woolsey resigned as an advisor to the transition team, he would have been a valuable asset for the incoming Administration. Will Trump now follow Clinton down the rabbit hole of DC insider advisors and now take … Continue reading

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Putin Mocks the West and Brennan’s Trip to Kiev

It didn’t take long for Vladimir Putin to respond to John Brennan’s planned, non-provocative trip to Kiev (-WH source) Snowden on line 1. David Goldman at PJMedia sums up the situation nicely. Putin Isn’t a Genius, We Are Complete Idiots.

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Why Putin Laughs

What does Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov mean when he says sanctions against Russia will “boomerang”? Why do Western observers appear so surprised and caught off guard by Putin’s actions and what appears to be his total disregard for what the US threatens? … Continue reading

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CIA Acting Director vs CIA Acting Director

Morell vs Hollywood The role of Hollywood, the Washington Post and a CIA employee has led to Acting Director to issue a statement to Agency employees, it is not a movie review. Or is it? The ambiguity of the world of … Continue reading

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For that Spy, or Wannabe Spy, this Christmas Season.

How does a journalist or spy maintain their integrity, their ethics in today’s world? I think Robert Eringer may have stumbled onto the answer. The Eringer Solution consist of a secret formula, or is it a code, which few serious journalists or … Continue reading

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Wrong Talking Points

CBS News examines who changed the Benghazi talking points, but does it really matter? The talking points which should concern Americans are the ones that deal with why we intervened in Libya in the first place and allowed Libya and … Continue reading

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