Former CIA Director John Brennan has been hired as a paid contributor by NBC and MSNBC, the media company announced. He led the agency from 2013 to early 2017, under President Barack Obama.
Brennan’s appointment comes amid the outcry over the memorandum released by House Intelligence Committee Chair Devin Nunes (R-California) alleging impropriety by the FBI and DOJ while investigating claims of Russian interference in the 2016 election.
That Brennan previously lied to an NBC journalist about the CIA’s attempts to thwart a Senate Intelligence Committee investigation into the agency’s use of torture was apparently no deterrent to his appointment….
Brennan was nominated CIA director by Obama in 2013 and served until Trump took office in January 2017. In testimony before the House Intelligence Committee, he has maintained that Russia “brazenly interfered” in the 2016 elections, offering no evidence to support his allegations.
The irony of Brennan’s new post was not lost on journalist and The Intercept co-founder Glenn Greenwald, who pointed out that it was a “little strange” for the network to constantly denounce RT and Fox as “state TV” and then hire CIA Directors & Generals as your “news analysts”?
The presence of former military and intelligence officials in newsrooms was once thought controversial. In 2008, the New York Times wrote an investigative analysis outlining the George W. Bush administration’s use of military analysts to shape terrorism coverage.
Internal Pentagon documents referred to them as “message force multipliers” or “surrogates” who could be counted on to deliver administration “themes and messages” to millions of Americans “in the form of their own opinions.”
The largest contingent of analysts were affiliated with Fox News, followed by NBC and CNN, the investigation found.
I’d be more worried about a domestic government agent purchasing C4 than my neighbor purchasing fertilizer.
Jane Graham, former HUD employee who worked at OKC federal building recounts seeing people in GSA uniforms walking around the basement parking garage with blueprints and blocks of putty with wire sticking out:
Absolutely everything is a psyop, and you’re the target.
Trump was really dumb to take credit for the stock market’s behavior in 2017. It’s completely out of his hands, and the broader economy was set up to crash over the past 25 years or so. Of course he had to try to prop up confidence, that’s part of his job. But he could have done it differently maybe.
Everything is a psyop.
Stock market plunge is deep state “nuclear” attack on Trump: Michael Savage, Peter Schiff, Alex Jones and the Health Ranger sound the alarm for America
(Natural News) When it comes to big moves in the stock market, there are no coincidences. Following President Trump‘s approval for the release of the damning FISA memo that proves Hillary Clinton / DNC collusion with the Obama regime to illegally spy on Trump campaign officials, the deep state is now “going nuclear” by attempting to decimate the stock market and remove Trump from power.
Understand that, in order to take out Trump, the deep state is willing to destroy America in the process. Democrats and the deep state, it turns out, would rather see America decimated than witness President Trump achieve economic abundance for this nation. “These people are so evil and so power drunk that they’ll burn the nation to the ground rather than let Donald Trump live another day in office,” warns Michael Savage (see video below).
Four prominent opinion leaders across independent media are now sounding the exact same alarm on all this. They are Peter Schiff, Michael Savage, Alex Jones and myself (the Health Ranger). Here are the relevant quotes or article links from the last 24 hours:…
A landmark study shows how most people are born brilliant and lose their abilities to think like a genius over time in the educational system.
Dr. George Land and Beth Jarman were commissioned by NASA to help the space agency identify and develop creative talent. The two were tasked to research school children in an attempt to identify creative individuals from which the agency could pick to help with their many products. In a recent TED talk, Land described his team’s surprising findings on the education system which are nothing short of shocking.
It seems American schoolchildren lose their ability to think creatively over time. As students enter their educational journey, they retain most of their abilities to think creatively. In other words, children are born with creative genius. Employing a longitudinal study model, Land and Jarman studied 1,600 children at ages 5, 10, and 15.
Surprisingly, Land said they discovered if given a problem with which they had to come up with an imaginative, and innovative solution, 98 percent of 5-year-olds tested at the “genius” level. Simply put, their answers to how the problem should be solved were brilliant.
Upon entry into the school system, those numbers started to drop dramatically. When the team returned to test those same subjects at age 10, the percentage of genius-level imaginative and innovative thinkers fell to an unthinkable 30 percent. The indicators led the researchers to believe the current educational system is to blame. Not only did 68 percent of those students lose their ability to think with imagination and innovation, the thought that only 30 percent could still do is unfathomable.
The downward spiral continued to be demonstrated at age 15. When the researchers returned, the percentage of genius-level students had dropped to an abysmal 12 percent. Gasps could be heard all around the room as the audience attempted to process how such a brilliant group of students could sink so low in their imaginations and ability to solve problems with innovation.
From a qualitative perspective, teachers point to governmental intrusion into the dumbing down of the nation’s school children. Starting with the development of the Department of Education, the federal government’s handprint is all over some of the worst decisions regarding public policy and education.
From the Clinton Administration’s mandated federal testing guidelines, to Bush’s No Child Left Behind Act, to the disastrous Obama Administration’s Common Core Curriculum, teachers everywhere have complained they’re not teaching any longer. They’re simply instructing students to achieve the minimum educational requirements necessary for them to pass a standardized exam.
Predictably, during those administration’s attempts to force a model of education upon the nation, the homeschool movement has flourished. Parents were forced to come to the conclusion their local public school was failing to provide an education sufficient for their children to be able to attend college….
Using brain scan imaging, Land demonstrated how the brain is practically useless when it’s afraid. In contrast, the human brain is exceedingly active when it’s imagining….
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… The Russiagate psyop exists because the western power establishment is trying to cripple the Russia-China tandem in order to ensure US hegemony, and if they tried to thrust us all into a new cold war without our permission they’d shatter the illusion of freedom and democracy they depend on to rule you. If we all rise as one voice and withdraw that permission, they will be forced to obey….
Russiagate has nothing to do with trump except insofar as he is (or was) hindering the march to war with russia which hillary was very much on board with. War is a predictably desperate reaction of the western puppets who see their personal empire crumbling around them. They thought the USA would always be the favorite son of the satanic elites who made the dollar the world reserve currency. But the rest of the world is very predictably tiring of america’s overachieving culturally inbred and increasingly delusional aristocracy.
WWIII is being ordered up by the same financial cabals that set up and are now breaking down the american empire, and our puppeted “leaders” are playing right into their hands, leading us straight into catastrophe.
The world is run by disaster capitalists who have stolen the right to create money from the people’s representatives. They will feed on the corpse of this country unless we the people wake up and see that thoughtful, reasoned and strategically targeted dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
You want a revolution? We had one 200 years ago but have forgotten what was achieved. Look at article 1 section 8 of the constitution. Congress has the power to “coin” (create) money and regulate the value thereof. Congress abrogated this power to commercial banks in 1913 and we have paid dearly for it in both blood and money ever since. Take a tip from the founders, they knew all about what we’re facing right now and how to avoid it: nationalize the federal reserve, force the banks to pay back their counterfeited theft with interest, and issue real government money. See http://monetary.org/