Drake exposed widespread corruption, bid rigging and outright theft of tens of billions of US taxpayers’ dollars and assets by US and allies intel community senior members,
his prosecution was retribution, his plea for whistleblower protection is legitimate, and his enemies are abusing the US Judicial System to maintain their absolute control over DoD and NSA contract bid rigging,
this is the biggest whistleblower case in US history and it received NO media attention, and barely any mention even on the internet and FR.
Some day a book will be written, and it’ll be the most amazing spy thriller ever put to paper.
Oh another case for citizens to investigate on their own.
Can we just slice up the NSA and sell off to private U.S. tech companies the chunks that are not sensitive info and maybe fold the sensitive stuff into the Air Force or something. Shove NASA in there too, stripping out all the climate junk.
This waste of a billion is a perfect excuse.
And I’m all for national security (I’m a raving lunatic on national security). But something has to be done because our purchasing/sourcing is sometimes running amok.
We need a President that’s an executive that can really intelligently reorg by exec order and bully Congress into going along.
I mean, military-related research is the only thing that’s really important to keep under wraps. What else ? I mean anything that everyone doesn’t know already.