Sunday, April 8, 2012

Whistling Past the Graveyard

Peter Van Buren, a long-time State Department employee, whistleblower, blogger, TomDispatch regular, and author most recently of We Meant Well: How I Helped Lose the Battle for the Hearts and Minds of the Iraqi People, talks about what he went through to get his revealing book published, how whistleblowers are treated, and what his current status is at the Department of State.


Anonymous said...

The end of the "US Empire" in just half the time of the Roman Empire...perhaps? Thank you for writing this book!

Vietnam Era Veteran

Anonymous said...

The US has become addicted to BS and thinks that denial is a river in Egypt. "God bless America!" this will test His patience, forgiveness tolerance and love.

Anonymous said...


Thanks for your courage! Lest we forget the whistle blowers from the contracting side: