Tony Zinni: Background & Confirmation of the 4% “At Best” Quote on Secret versus Open Sources

ROBERT STEELE: I am doing fact-checking as I create the first textbook on intelligence that is useful to all eight tribes of intelligence and breaks away from the mis-directed focus on expensive useless secrets for policy alone.  Below from Colonel GI Wilson, USMC (Ret) Yes, sir. This is how I recall it and Zinni confirms …

Graphic: Tony Zinni on 4% “At Best”

Originally cited in 2008 Open Source Intelligence (Strategic). Above slide in English and Spanish versions can be found within the M4IS2 Brief for South America. See Also: Tony Zinni: Background & Confirmation of the 4% “At Best” Quote on Secret versus Open Sources