Category Archives: US Intelligence Agencies

Isn’t It Time for the President to Get a Science Advisor?

Isn’t It Time for the President to Get a Science Advisor? Donald Trump is about to enter into face-to-face negotiations on perhaps denuclearizing North Korea, or the Korean Peninsula. Nuclear weapons development and testing, ICBMs, nuclear reactors, and nuclear fuel … Continue reading

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Cyber Security Threats to Our Elections, and State and Local Prevention

Cyber Security Threats to Our Elections, and State and Local Prevention Much of cyber security is not only done at the NSA, Homeland Security, and McAfee level, but has to be done at the level of individuals and the computers … Continue reading

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FBI Director Comey Fired: Trump Blames it on Clinton

FBI Director Comey Fired: Trump Blames it on Clinton   With so many continuous commentators on all cable networks, it is hard to have an original outlook. Mine was that while Trump claims that he is in the clear, as … Continue reading

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Trump Blew It With World Condemnation of Assad

Trump Blew It With World Condemnation of Assad Trump didn’t use diplomacy in the Assad sarin attack, because he only had a Secretary of State and no connection to the 70,000 serious, experienced diplomats in the State Department. He also … Continue reading

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So Many Questions about Flynn’s Phone Calls before the Inauguration.

  Update:  8 pm, West Coast time:  National Security Adviser Michael Flynn Resigns Gen. Keith Kellogg appointed Acting National Security Adviser. Do We Really Want a Nationally Security Advisor Who Makes Surreptitious Calls to Our Biggest Opponent and Can’t Remember … Continue reading

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National Security Council Redo: What is Trump Plotting?

National Security Council Redo: What is Trump Plotting? There is an obvious reason why President Trump Changed the National Security Council. By excluding the foreign threat oriented Director of National Intelligence and the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, … Continue reading

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Holocaust Remembrance Day: The Dictatorship Begins

Holocaust Remembrance Day: The Dictatorship Begins Just read the headlines: No Constitutional Rights Checked. No Congress Consulted, and Belittle Those Who Protest. No complaints from Congress being bypassed. No Federal Courts Obeyed. No Cabinet Secretaries Consulted. No Cabinet Departments Consulted. … Continue reading

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Does Trump Really Believe That Climate Science is a Hoax? Is He Purging the Government of Climate Scientists?

Does Trump Really Believe That Climate Science is a Hoax? Is He Purging the Government of Climate Scientists? Update:  Press Secretary Sean Spicer said that the White House did not send out the gag orders, especially the part where the … Continue reading

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Will Trumpomania Ever Cease?

Will Trumpomania Ever Cease? President-not-in-waiting Donald Trump has been running an off-the-chart-rating TV reality (unfortunately) show, that keeps the public in daily suspense, and the cable news channels in a monetary heaven. For our sanity, we hope that at some … Continue reading

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Trump’s Secret Private Cybersecurity Team?

Trump’s Secret Private Cybersecurity Team? Trump’s staff released a short statement on cybersecurity, with the most cited phrase being “there was absolutely no effect on the outcome of the election”.  The statement did not agree that Russians had hacked the … Continue reading

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