whistleblower book tour

Sykesville, MD: “A Likely Story Bookstore”

Sunday, November 12th, 4pm Sykesville, MD: “A Likely Story Bookstore” http://www.sykesvillebooks.com/ “Former CIA analyst, Mel Goodman will be joining us to discuss his new book Whistleblower at the CIA: An Insiders account of the Politics of Intelligence.” ph: 410-795-1718 Contact: Debbie Scheller debbie@sykesvillebooks.com A Likely Story Bookstore is located at 7566 Main St., Sykesville, MD  21784

Washington, DC: National Press Club’s 40th Annual Book Fair

Friday, November 10th Washington, DC: National Press Club’s 40th Annual Book Fair The National Press Club is located at 529 14th Street NW, Washington, DC 20045. www.press.org/bookfair Bookseller is Politics and Prose “Location: Ballroom The Capitol region’s premiere holiday book event is back for the 40th year! The National Press Club Journalism Institute is once…

Bethesda, MD: Live and Learn

Thursday, November 9th, 10:30am – Noon Live and Learn www.liveandlearnbethesda.org 4805 Edgemoor Lane Bethesda, MD  20814 For more info: 301-740-6150 or email: mike@liveandlearnbethesda.org

Whistleblower at the CIA: Booktalk and signing w/ Melvin Goodman

Hosted by East City Bookshop and City Lights Booksellers & Publishers Tuesday, November 7 at 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Join us for a book talk and signing with Melvin Goodman, former CIA division chief and US-Soviet relations expert. Our events typically start at 6:30 and end at 8, when the store closes. Our format…

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Bill Clinton’s Role in the Crisis Over Ukraine

Originally posed on CounterPunch The militarization of American foreign policy has evolved over the past thirty years. Ironically, this took place in the wake of the dissolution of the Soviet Union, which should have led to reassessing U.S. national security policy and defense spending.  Democratic presidents have played a major role in this militarization because…

KILL FILibuster

A Poem By Carolyn McGiffert Ekedahl
In two thousand and six, many Repubs had a soul
A unanimous vote to extend was the goal.
And they did it.  The Senators, both left and right,
Extended the Act giving voters their rights.

Containing the National Security State

Containing the National Security State