Philip Giraldi

Ph.D., Executive Director of the Council for the National Interest.

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October 28, 2021
Israel to Attack Iran? Washington Gives the Green Light to the ‘Military Option’

The U.S. will be seen as endorsing the crime, resulting in yet another foreign policy disaster in the Middle East, Philip Giraldi writes.

October 21, 2021
The Latest Spy Story: Was It Involving Israel Yet Again?

The strongest indicator that Israel was the planned recipient of what the Toebbe’s stole is the silence over who the target might have been.

October 14, 2021
The New American Leadership: Biden Tells the World What He Wants It to Know

The myth of America trudges on with some new labels attached but otherwise pretty much the same, Philip Giraldi writes.

October 7, 2021
Silencing Julian Assange: Why Bother With a Trial When You Can Just Kill Him?

It is an issue of the abuses enabled by powerful men who believe that their power is unlimited, Philip Giraldi writes.

September 30, 2021
General Milley Strikes Out Demonstrating What Is Wrong With the American Military

There is no solid evidence, only innuendo, that Trump ever seriously contemplated war with China, Philip Giraldi writes.

September 23, 2021
Putin the Poisoner? More Doubts Over Attempts to Delegitimize Russia’s Leader

Attempts to delegitimize President Putin by making him an international poisoner is tragedy elevated by its absurdity to the level of farce.

September 16, 2021
Another Look at 9/11: Ask Not ‘What Happened?’ but ‘Who Did It?’

The evidence of Israeli involvement is substantial, based on the level of the Jewish state’s espionage operations in the U.S., Phil Giraldi writes.

September 9, 2021
Government Failure Is the New Normal: Blaming the Spies Means Never Any Accountability

When it becomes a crime to reveal a crime, you know that it is the criminals who are actually in charge.

September 2, 2021
Afghanistan Recessional: Will It Lead to a War With Iran?

To recover politically Biden and his team must do something kinetic that will be cheered on by the public, which means risky or particularly bold.

August 26, 2021
Here Come the Terrorists. Again

The search for new enemies will continue no matter who is president or which party dominates congress, Phil Giraldi writes.