Brad Johnson, a career CIA operations officer and former chief of station, responds to the New York Times’ Op-Ed declaration, “The myth of America as the greatest nation on earth is at best outdated and at worst, wildly inaccurate”.
As a career CIA operations officer and former chief of station, I’ve spent most of my adult life directly involved in U.S. national security issues. One of my observations early on was that generally what we now call the mainstream media in the United States has long been in many ways anti-United States.
This grew out of a pseudo-intellectualism among left-wing individuals who, following World War II, greatly admired the socialism of the Soviet Union and, to a lesser degree, Chairman Mao in communist China.
In fact, these radical leftist forms of government from Russia and China were known as “the great experiment” until only recently. More
Source: The Epoch Times