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by James Risen
State of War reveals this hidden history for the first time, including scandals that will redefine the Bush presidency. James Risen has covered national security for The New York Times for years.
State of War reveals this hidden history for the first time, including scandals that will redefine the Bush presidency. Based on extraordinary sources from top to bottom in Washington and around the world, drawn from dozens of interviews with key figures in the national security community, this book exposes an explosive chain of events: Contrary to law, and with little oversight, the National Security Administration has been engaged in a massive domestic spying program.
Risen's book is really about the secret of many things that have gone wrong in the administration of George W. Bush. The quantity, and apparent quality, of the secrets revealed in State of War distinguishes Risen's book from its competitors
Risen's book is really about the secret of many things that have gone wrong in the administration of George W. The quantity, and apparent quality, of the secrets revealed in State of War distinguishes Risen's book from its competitors. Risen becomes the mouthpiece for a . intelligence community anxious to unburden itself of the mistakes and misdeeds of the recent past. He has not one, but many 'Deep Throats
The book was released on January 3, 2006.
We must learn the lessons of Risen's history now, before it is too late.
Risen is the author of the book State of War: The Secret History of the CIA and the Bush Administration .
Risen is the author of the book State of War: The Secret History of the CIA and the Bush Administration (January 2006). The book conducted important investigations into Central Intelligence Agency activities.
Prologue - "Who authorized putting him on pain medication?" -. - The program - Casus belli - The hunt for WMD - Skeptics and zealots - Spinning war and peace - Losing Afghanistan - In denial: oil, terrorism, and Saudia Arabia - A rogue operation - Afterword. With relentless media coverage, it is hard to believe that we still might not know some of the most significant facts about the presidency of George W.
Risen's new book is State of War: The Secret History of the CIA and the Bush Administration
Risen's new book is State of War: The Secret History of the CIA and the Bush Administration. In December of 2004, President Bush awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to, from left, former CIA Director George Tenet, retired Gen. Tommy Franks and Paul Bremer, former head of the Coalition Provisional Authority in Iraq. In December, New York Times reporters James Risen and Eric Lichtblau broke the news that the Bush administration had authorized a domestic spying program. Domestic Spying Story.
James Risen has broken story after story on the abuses of power of the Bush administration. From warrantless wiretapping to secret financial data mining to the CIA's rogue operations, he has shown again and again that the executive branch has dangerously overreached, repudiated checks and balances on its power, and maintained secrecy even with its allies in Congress. In no small part thanks to Risen and State of War, the "secret history" of the Bush years has now come partially into view.
State of War - James Risen. PRESIDENT GEORGE W. BUSHangrily hung up the telephone, emphatically ending a tense conversation with his father, the former president of the United States, George Herbert Walker Bush. But under Bush, the army and the CIA have failed to put up much of a bureaucratic fight, despite deep anger and frustration within their ranks over the administration’s conduct of national security policy.
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