1/9 Glenn Greenwald: President Obama’s Controversial Nominee For Head of The CIA

January 9, 2013

The Guardian’s, Glenn Greenwald explained John Brennan’s role in the Bush Administration’s torture program, how Brennan worked his way into Obama’s inner circle, Brennan’s history of dishonesty public on national security issues, his role as the architect of the Obama Administration’s drone program and why Brennan’s nomination in 2013 should be even more controversial than his possible nomination in 2008.

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