People like former CIA Director John Brennan are using their security clearances to enhance their incomes, monetizing their access to classified information to enhance their value.
Accusing Donald Trump recklessly, implying he knows more than he lets on, promising redemption: John Brennan is the face of American politics in 2018. Brennan is part of the whole-of-government effort to overturn the election.
It is clear that for the American aristocracy (the people who control America’s Deep State), defeating communism, which had served as its ideological excuse for the Cold War, was just a cover-story.
Once upon a time in the United States there was a general perception that organizations like the FBI and the CIA were both apolitical and high-minded, existing only to calmly and professionally promote the safety and security of the nation. But the relative respectability of America’s national security agencies largely vanished in the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist incidents.