…the fact that the Obama administration has been consorting with terrorist allies of al-Qaeda and the Islamic State in Syria, Iraq, Yemen, Libya, and other countries has received little to no coverage in the American media.
Phi Beta Iota: There are at least seven CIA’s. The vast majority of CIA’s employees are good people trapped in a bad system. Nor is CIA alone in its mis-deeds. NSA and the FBI, among other elements of the US Government, continue to do bad things for the wrong reasons. What continues to surprise us is the ease with which the deep state and the stupid state continue to co-exist with a public ostensibly educated and committed to democracy and ethics in governance. For what we have spent on war and waste in the past decade, we could have created a prosperous world at peace.