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Bowing to Israeli-Saudi desires, the Trump administration is abusing the U.S. intelligence process to whip up a war fever against Iran, much like George W. Bush did on Iraq. Left nearly (but not quite) unsaid in this otherwise excellent piece is the motivation behind US warmongering: Washington’s
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by Hadding Scott THEODORE A. POSTOL, a professor of Science, Technology, and International Security at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, has written a devastating critique of the Trump Administration’s intelligence-report (dated 11 April 2017) on the recent gassing-incident…
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“The term ‘false flag’ has its origins in naval warfare where the use of a flag other than the belligerent’s true battle flag is flown while engaging the enemy to provide a tactical advantage.” IN ORDER FOR our President to make responsible decisions regarding foreign policy and the use of military…
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Recent events in Washington have also shown us that the CIA is in opposition to even mild civic nationalism. It now seems very unlikely that there is a White, patriotic, racially-conscious faction there. WIKILEAKS’ Vault 7 release of Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) documents yesterday opened…
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by Ray McGovern IN DEPICTING National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden as a Russian spy, author Edward Jay Epstein acknowledges his debt to the CIA’s famously paranoid counterintelligence chief James Jesus Angleton, who specialized in counterintuitive thinking that surely smeared…
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Classic EssaysRevilo P. Oliver

by Revilo P. Oliver THE WHOLE BUSINESS of a nation’s intelligence agency is duplicity and deceit. Its primary function is to ascertain, by various kinds of espionage, the secret offensive and defensive power and plans of the nation’s present or potential enemies. An equally important…
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by Hadding Scott UDO ULFKOTTE, a former editor (until 2003) of the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung who revealed in his 2014  book Gekaufte Journalisten (to be published in translation later this year as Journalists for Hire: How the CIA Buys the News) was found dead a few days short of his 57th birthday,…
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AN INTELLIGENCE EXPERT at the Israeli Embassy in London was sacked last night after he was caught plotting against Sir Alan Duncan, number two to British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson. Shai Masot — ‘political officer’ at Israel’s embassy on Kensington Palace Gardens — was filmed as…
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by Wayne Madsen IF THE LAST name of the individual offering up news or intelligence is Kagan, Friedman, Kristol, Rubin, Brooks, Cohen, Goldberg, Podhoretz, Ledeen, Woolsey, Krauthammer, Goldfarb, Hayes, Senor, Zakheim, or Weiss, it should simply be disregarded as fake. For decades, these neo-conservative…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CNIrPLHVfdI by Hadding Scott THE CIA does not vouch for the accusation that the Russian government was responsible for the disclosures of email messages among high-level Democrats, which are thought to have eroded some of Hillary Clinton’s support.…
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