Fifty years ago, President Dwight D. Eisenhower warned United States citizens against the military industrial complex but it seems that warning was not taken to heart. Author Russ Baker says fifty years later, it is much worse than what Eisenhower warned against, it keeps us in a state of low grade panic all the time.
The guest here also mentions assassinations and mysterious deaths that surround the Washington power structure. A good interview, identifying key problems (ie media complicity) with a severely corrupted system.
[Posted at the SpookyWeather blog, January 19th, 2011.]