“The CIA Has Become the Phoenix”

November 25, 2014 in DC on BFP

DC on BFP #59 | Douglas Valentine, CIA expert and author of The Phoenix Program, joins us to discuss the “sweeping organizational changes” proposed for the agency, how its counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency tactics have invaded nearly every law enforcement department in the country, including local police.

Demanufacturing Consent: Douglas Valentine on Spies, Lies and the Money That Binds Them

January 27, 2014 in DC on BFP

DC on BFP #26 | Douglas Valentine joins us to discuss the NSA/CIA connection, tactical vs. strategic intelligence, and “black propaganda” within media serving to legitimize agencies like the CIA and NSA. Also, do the Edward Snowden leaks meet the definition of a “limited hangout”?

Demanufacturing Consent: Beyond Dirty Wars – Douglas Valentine on The Phoenix Program and Modern Day Terror in Latin America

August 8, 2013 in DC on BFP

DC on BFP #6 | Joined by Douglas Valentine, we discuss the origins of The Phoenix Program, the exportation to Latin America (Salvador Option), the merger of the “war on drugs” and the” war on terror,” and how and why the CIA directs “narco-terrorists” in the form of “drug cartels” in present-day Mexico.