Michael Hastings

November 2012 Piers Morgan Michael Hastings shreds 2 generals on CNN re Petraeus hagiography

November 2012 majority report 

Aug 2012

Congressional Probe Reveals Cover-Up of "Auschwitz-Like" Conditions at U.S.-Funded Afghan Hospital

August 18, 2012  Cablegate and Assange Chris Hayes MSNBC
"Wikileaks the most important journalistic organization in 30 years."
In response to a reporter complaining that cable gate did more diplomatic damage - than reveal wrongdoing ' ""my job as a journalist is not to help the US govt" - reminding the other reporter of the adversarial role of the press. later adding "when you have the national security state doing Gods work" 

July 2012 interview with Michael and his wife  Elise Jordan

June 2012

"How does a center left president influence a right wing military?" - Chris Mathews
"Gates did not want to go into Libya"

Feb 2012 Democracy Now re: Afghanistan 
Jan  2012
January 12 2012 RT re Interview of Assange by Hastings

Jan 2012 democracy now

January 2012 RT Interview re his book "The Operators" 
Re; General McChrystal "The skills they were valued for were essentially being able to hunt down and kill people .. thats what General McChrystal was really good at"

"I have serious problems with Libya"

re: Obama "Is it even possible for the president to get a handle on this massive military beauracracy."

April 6 2011

March 2011 Army deploys psy-ops on congress

August 6 2010
Note shortly after CNN story - the charges were filed against Assange.

July 1, 2010

Manning, Drake, Snowden, Assange, Bradley Brown

On May 20 2013 Hastings declared that since Obama has declared war on the press - 

Hastings in my view had a nose for "good dope" that is good information to clarify the inner workings of the murky world of the national security state. Other journalists, professing outrage over leaks have completely lost their journalistic instincts which should in a healthy press make them salivate over the material. 

I allways thought perhaps the capital buildings are wired to brainwash politicians by the national security state re: Army deploys psy-ops on congress