>>So Washington Post with a doozy of a story, the acting Director of National Intelligence, that’s Joseph Maguire, according to them quote, threatened to resign over concerns of the White House might attempt to force him to stonewall Congress when he testifies Thursday about an explosive whistleblower complaint about the… Continue Reading Trump’s Intel Director Threatens To Resign

In the United States, around 3 million people work with classified information as part of their job. That includes people who work in the military, for government agencies like the CIA, or for private companies hired by those agencies. Let’s say you are one of those people. And you learn… Continue Reading How America fails its whistleblowers

JUDY WOODRUFF: President Trump has long had a contentious relationship with the nation’s intelligence community. It has been a public spat over the biggest threats to the country, including Russia, Iran and North Korea. As William Brangham reports, the latest shakeup at the top is likely to be a departure… Continue Reading Does Trump’s new pick for intelligence director have the background for the job?

 House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) accused the head of the intelligence community of illegally withholding a whistleblower complaint from Congress in an attempt to cover up misconduct potentially involving President Donald Trump or other White House officials  Schiff on Friday filed a subpoena to force Joseph Maguire, the… Continue Reading Schiff Accuses Intel Chief Of Withholding Whistleblower Complaint As A Coverup – Breaking News

-First of all, I want to thank the whistle-blower for coming forward, for having the courage to follow the procedures as they’re written in law to make a lawful disclosure to the Congress and to the Inspector General of conduct that was gravely concerning to the whistle-blower. Under the law,… Continue Reading Schiff: Inspector general found whistleblower concern was ‘urgent matter’

was it what are you hoping to find out today in the hearing and are there any questions that you won’t be able to get the answers you need? Well Mika there’s really two categories of things that we need to know. Number one, obviously we need to know the… Continue Reading Congressman Himes Discusses The Blocking Of Intelligence Information & Attacks In Saudi Arabia

Intelligence is designed to give a policymaker, in particular the president, an edge, to give him information that isn’t available anywhere else that will help inform policy decisions. There is human intelligence, which is basically running agents, finding people who can tell you what you need to know. There’s signals… Continue Reading Intelligence | Model Diplomacy