Lt. General Michael Flynn, former head of the Defense Intelligence Agency, blasted the Obama administration’s approach to the War on Terror in a hard-hitting speech to a meeting of intelligence professionals. “The dangers to the U.S. do not arise from the arrogance of American power, but from unpreparedness or an excessive unwillingness to fight when fighting is necessary,” Flynn said, in an unsparing critique first reported by the Daily Beast.
Martin Petersen, Studies in Intelligence, 2011
PDF (8 Pages): Petersen-What I Learned-20Apr2011
Policymakers do not always see how we can help them.
The War on Terrorism, like the War on Drugs seems one part bureaucratic ineptness, one part questionable tactics, and one part useful. Not a good ratio. This report makes the case.
To understand perverse military decision-making, follow the money
by BEN COHEN & WINSLOW WHEELER
Medium.com/War-Is-Boring, January 25, 2015
Complete article below the line.