Author: Frank Snepp

  • Pardoning the National Security State

    Pardoning the National Security State January 12, 1993 As an ex-CIA officer who has twice battled the CIA all the way to the Supreme Court, I’ve learned some bitter lessons about how accountability does and doesn’t work in the national security community. But nothing I’ve learned quite prepared me for President Bush’s recent decision to […]

  • Bill Barr: The “Cover-Up General”

    Attorney General William Barr Is the Best Reason to Vote for Clinton A federal judge accuses the Justice De­partment of trying to “shape” a case in­volving illegal loans to Iraq. The House Judiciary Committee blasts federal attor­neys for compromising their reputation for impartiality in the investigation of a com­puter-software theft. CIA officials charge a deputy […]