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


jan 2012 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QZ3aGCqo_w#at=26

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

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0af4QqPkB50 Larry King

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