With the political firestorm generated by the GOP over the Benghazi attack in 2012, it is certainly interesting and possibly very relevant to note that the C.I.A. base chief ordered five commandos guarding the base to stand down, thereby enabling the lethal violence that claimed the life of the American ambassador to Libya. One wonders if the delay was in fact to precipitate the lethal debacle being utilized by the Republicans in their anti-Clinton, anti-Obama propaganda?
The activities of Eddie the Friendly Spook make no sense in the context of civil liberties. They make a great deal of sense in terms of the destabilization of the Obama administration, the NSA and the GCHQ. Snowden may have taken up to 1.7 million documents, including information that could permit a malefactor to successfully evade NSA scrutiny. Snowden’s activities may lead to nullification of the NSA plans to defend against cyberterrorism.
U.S. is beset by the same structural economic and political problems as Emerging Market countries; Will the “Top Banana Republic” pull through? Or will we bring the rest of the world down?
9/11 and the petroleum industry.
by Gore Vidal VANITY FAIR Toward the end of the last century but one, Richard Wagner made a visit to the southern Italian town of Ravello, where he was shown the gardens of the thousand-year-old Villa Rufolo. “Maestro,” asked the head gardener, “do not these fantastic gardens ‘neath yonder azure sky that blends in such [...]
Deeply involved in the elevation of Pope John Paul II, Opus Dei has roots in the fascist dictatorship of Franco’s Spain.
Electoral fraud, and election 2000 as coup d’etat.
Listen: MP3 Side 1 | Side 2 1. Throughout the campaigning of 2000, the Republicans have stated that they (George W. Bush) should be elected, in order to “restore dignity to the office of the Presidency.” (This, presumably, in reference to the scandals of the Clinton Administration. The role of the George H.W. Bush faction [...]
Listen: MP3 One Segment The broadcast begins with a Byzantine tale of industrial (and perhaps political) espionage. A “colonel” (allegedly with the U.S. Air Force) successfully negotiated with leading electronics firms to procure some of their ‘leading edge” technologies. Ostensibly to be used by the military as part of their “black budget,” development program, the [...]
Former LAPD narcotics detective Mike Ruppert on the CIA involvement in the narcotics traffic.