From the 9/11 attacks to waterboarding to drone strikes, relations between the United States and the Middle East seem caught in a downward spiral. And all too often, the Central Intelligence Agency has made the situation worse. But this crisis was not a historical inevitability—far from it.
NB: If John Kerry had an Open Source Agency, he would be vastly better informed and much more effective.
CULTURE: Culture of Blessed Death in Mexico
CYBER: Coding for Ireland
SECURITY: FBI Hunt for KGB Mole
THREAT: Global Dangers in 2014