Friday, September 27, 2013

An Argument as to Why the CIA is Ill-Informed about World Events

CIA’s Deadly Cultural Ignorance, Philip Giraldi, The American Conservative, September 25, 2013

 "Fear of officers "going native" keeps our intelligence agencies ill-informed about Somalia, Syria, and other hotspots." 


Is the U.S. an Online Predator?

America's hypocritical approach to economic espionage, Orly Lobel, CNN Money, September 24, 2013

Monday, September 23, 2013

Thursday, September 5, 2013

The Legal Team for President Obama on National Security Issues

The Obama Administration’s National Security Legal Team, John B. Bellinger III, Lawfare, September 4, 2013

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Security Clearance Denials and the U.S. Constitution

"(C)an a court review the denial of a security clearance if it involves an unconstitutional act of discrimination or a restriction of constitutionally guaranteed rights?"

Security Clearance Denials and Constitutional Rights, Steven Aftergood, Secrecy News, September 3, 2013


Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Politicizing Intelligence....once again

The Risk from Distorting Intelligence, Paul Pillar (former CIA analyst), September 2, 2013

A Legal Analysis of NSA's Programs

Steven G. Bradbury on “Understanding the NSA Programs” (Lawfare Research Paper Series)