Jun 202012

Via:  911blogger.com/news/2012-06-18/laura-bush-911-why-was-presidents-wife-left-vulnerable-and-unprotected#comments


Some great work and interesting points about scheduled destinations on 911.  “We can’t go right now”?


NSA docs on the pre 911 intelligence, drone cost cutting and the local intel gap it created?

Adds to the details on warnings pre 911.


May 312012

Via:  www.usforacle.com/opinion/domestic-propaganda-threatens-american-rights-1.2742509


Say goodbye to the 1948 Smith-Mundt Act and the 1987 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, welcome to domestic “counter-propaganda” under the Smith-Mundt Modernization Act of 2012.

Apr 232012

Via:  www.usatoday.com/news/washington/story/2012-04-19/vanden-brook-locker-propaganda/54419654/1

and www.wired.com/dangerroom/2012/04/usa-today-pentagon/


If a reporter questions the cost and role of US propaganda campaigns in Iraq and Afghanistan – they faced a strange set of new webpages,  Wikipedia edits, Twitter accounts and forum posts.  Information operations are not just for tame international press pools its seems :)


Mar 132012


More about video and more work at http://thejuicemedia.com/

Just as China National Offshore Oil Corp works on a refinery for Uganda?
Recall http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/oct/14/obama-sends-troops-uganda


and  now www.guardian.co.uk/world/us-news-blog/2012/mar/09/kony-2012-state-department-uganda?newsfeed=true


Feb 122012

Via:  rollingstone.com/politics/blogs/national-affairs/the-afghanistan-report-the-pentagon-doesnt-want-you-to-read-20120210#


A 84-page unclassified report by Lt. Colonel Daniel Davis on the war in Afghanistan.

Read about trying an “Iraq” in Afghanistan, training the Afghan Army, US media control, how to report on a guerrilla war,  the visions of a  digital division, getting Congress to fund the ” Future Combat Systems”, equipment issues, and the surge.

Feb 122012

Via:  www.globalresearch.ca/index.php?context=va&aid=22389


Follow the early reaching out in January 2007 to the “leaked intelligence” on Iran.

Some details on the CIA’s Operation Mocking Bird.


Jan 052012

Via:  globalresearch.ca/index.php?context=va&aid=28494

also  turkishweekly.net/news/128537/us-general-in-israel-to-finalize-missile-drill.html


The largest ever joint missile defense exercise and not much found in Google the news?

Nov 252011

Via:  consortiumnews.com


whowouldbenefit adds Italian telecommunications security expert Adamo Bove, Greek telecommunications expert Costas Tsalikidis and Deborah Jeane Palfrey.

Nov 112011

Via:  cnbc.com/id/45208498


The Hyatt Regency Hotel in Houston was host to a oil industry conference.  Fracking was an expected topic.  The idea that the Army and Marine Corps counterinsurgency manual would be good for the “insurgency” the industry faced was not expected.


Aug 222011

Via:  boilingfrogspost.com