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Ishmael Jones: On John Kiriakou

(Scott Johnson) Back in 2007 Paul Mirengoff wrote hereabout one of the Washington Post stories inspired by former CIA officer (and former Democratic Senate committee staffer) John Kiriakou. Last month John Hinderaker commented here on Kiriakou’s indictment for leaking classified information. His comments having been cleared by the CIA Publication Review Board, former CIA case officer Ish
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Lying About Torture - A CIA Guide

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (5 years ago)

John Kiriakou, formerly of the CIA, now admits that his statements on the effectiveness of waterboarding are unsupported by the evidence: "What I told Brian Ross in late 2007 was wrong on a couple counts," [Kiriakou] writes. "I sugg... Read Post

John Kiriakou, ex-spy and media darling

US Politics / Conservative : Debra J. Saunders (3 years ago)

In his Loyal Opposition blog, New York Times ed page editor Andrew Rosenthal goes after the Justice Department's decision to prosecute former CIA officer, former Democratic Senate staffer and Huffington Post blogger John Kiriakou fo... Read Post

Inside The National Security State

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (4 years ago)

Gregory Levey interviews the former CIA officer who wrote The Human Factor: Inside the CIA’s Dysfunctional Intelligence Culture under the pseudonym Ishmael Jones. The former officer is being sued by the CIA : My service included mor... Read Post

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