Interviews

The Drive with Steve Jackson – KRSO Interview

In this interview with Steve Jackson, The Drive program KRSO, we focus on legal issues, namely mine, and why I am suing the state department. Listen to understand why I am suing.

Interview w/ IAN TROTTIER on Discussions of Truth podcast

Melvin Goodman: Trump war on US governance. 42 years in US intelligence and DC. Listen Now to my recent interview in this episode of Discussions of Truth w/ IAN TROTTIER podcast.

Heroes and Patriots Interview

My interview on Heroes and Patriots, KMEC Radio, Mendocino Environmental Center, April 16th, 2018.

Interview by Mohsen Abdelmoumen, American Herald Tribune

Read my latest interview in the American Herald Tribune by Mohsen Abdelmoumen: “We Obviously Learned Nothing from The Loss in Vietnam Forty Years Ago”

Recent News and Latest Book

The Middle East: America’s Briar Patch

It is foolish to believe that the United States could easily withdraw political and military resources from the Middle East, which has been our “briar patch” since we adopted a policy of one-sided support for Israel in the wake of the Six-Day War in 1967. For the past six decades, no international issue has preoccupied the attention of U.S. presidents as much as the Middle East. The renewal of violence between Israel and the Hamas government is a reminder of the harm that stems from Israeli unwillingness to pursue Palestinian self-government; the policy of “apartheid;” the racist legislation introduced by left-wing Labor governments in the 1970s to deny Palestinians their ownership rights; and—the ultimate Catch-22—its policy of demolishing houses built without permits that the Israelis refuse to issue.

My lawsuit against the CIA

Attorneys sparred before a Fourth Circuit panel on Tuesday over the constitutionality of a policy implemented by four federal agencies, which requires former intelligence agency employees and military personnel to obtain the government’s permission before publishing works that relate to their service.

Containing the National Security State

Containing the National Security State