Digital / Security / Tradecraft (11/22) — Dr. Hill’s Warning

After she accepted an offer to join President Trump's National Security Council, Dr. Fiona Hill,  found herself the putative victim of campaign of digital harassment to defame, degrade and doxxed her and her family. The political vector attached to this function came from the network of pro-Trump media agitators. Hill was a "mole."  She was …

Digital / Security / Tradecraft (11/20)

U.S. Ambassador to the E.U. Gordon Sondland's worldview-vitiating testimony about President Trump hoping to trade an official act for a thing of personal value is rightfully crowding out a congressional discussion of whether the calls between President Trump and Sondland constituted a counter-intelligence threat. Well, yes -- they did. Sondland told Rep. Adam Schiff that …

China’s spy inside the CIA’s clandestine service?

In May, The New York Times, in a feat of national security journalism that made me quite jealous of their reporters and those reporters’ sources, broke the news that the CIA and the FBI were years-deep in a counter-intelligence investigation because virtually all of the CIA’s informants and agents inside of China had been killed …