When a nation’s spy agency has a morale problem it can have widespread effects on national security: a conversation with a former Canadian intel officer.
Quick Hits 189 – This is the last podcast… for now.
Episode 127 – Movies about spies are a dime a dozen – think James Bond. But what is working in intelligence really like?
Episode 117 – Phil has a discussion with veteran CSIS investigator Dan Stanton
Quick Hits 166 – What is Ideologically Motivated Violent Extremism (IMVE)?
Covid: Biden orders investigation into virus origin as lab leak theory debated
Episode 93 – Phil Gurski talks with Matthew Zegar, host of the Career Paths Podcast, about a working in counter-terrorism.
Everywhere you turn you come across an ‘expert’.
We are inundated with self-proclaimed experts on terrorism and national security. How do you pick which one to follow? Knowing their backgrounds might help.
The heads of security intelligence agencies seldom open up: when they do it is a sign to pay attention.