Category Archives: US Intelligence

Intelligence Stupidity

Republicans politicizing intelligence for self-aggrandizement at the cost of national security! Who ever heard of such a thing? Maddow does some crackerjack reporting: For the record, she’s absolutely right to question this man’s access to classified information. The nightmare of … Continue reading

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Amateurs at Work

ABC reports: (N)either Mitchell nor Jessen had any experience in conducting actual interrogations before the CIA hired them. “They went to two individuals who had no interrogation experience,” said Col. Kleinman. “They are not interrogators.” The new documents show the … Continue reading

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American Intelligence

One of the signal choices Obama will make in the coming weeks is who to put in charge of the nation’s intelligence services. Several trial balloons have been floated for CIA Director, including former CIA Deputy Director John McLaughlin, former … Continue reading

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