Michael Flynn: Obama Delusional, CIA Unprofessional [PBI: and USDI a Waste]

Michael Flynn

Michael Flynn

Former Defense Intel Chief Blasts Obama

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.

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Jan 28

SchwartzReport: FBI Funds & Nurtures Terrorists

Stephan A. Schwartz

Stephan A. Schwartz

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.

Counter-terrorism is supposed to let us live without fear. Instead, it’s creating more of it

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Jan 27

Berto Jongman: Mike Vickers 6 Threats 6 Changes — Robert Steele: Idiocy & Betrayal of the Public Trust

Berto Jongman

Berto Jongman

6 Threats, 6 Changes, & A Brave New World: Intel Chief Vickers

WASHINGTON: There’s no one thing that keeps the Pentagon’s chief of intelligence up at night. There’s half-a-dozen things — terrorism, cybersecurity, Iran, North Korea, Russia, and China — but Mike Vickers has a six-point plan to counter them.

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Jan 22

Doug Bandow: Foreign Aid Does Not Work Because Government is Ignorant

Doug Bandow

Doug Bandow

Foreign aid does not work. In the end, government doesn’t know what it’s doing.

Foreign Aid Is a Failure

Throwing good money at bad governments makes poor countries worse off.

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Dec 31