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"bushmaster firearms company" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

02:48 min | 3 years ago

"bushmaster firearms company" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"If there's a move toward towards implementing what he promised and what we have seen it's been there's been people from hassle has whatever her level of involvement in the in the in the torture enhanced interrogation we're also familiar with now whatever her level of involvement there was some level of involvement she was involved in it and i think we can read into it there's a reason she was chosen to the deputy now so he possibly not nominated as director and similarly we've reported on somebody else at the top the director for intelligence at the white house is a cia official who once worked on old targeted selling program of the cia one that had been contracts out to eric that's another story we wrote back late last year so we're seeing these people rising there so i think it's fair to keep on looking to see what happens and again once again i didn't ask directly i got strike from nashville question was what about the hassle and i guess we don't know but we do know that involvement in the old town of terrorists center where he was involved at some level in enhanced interrogation needs to trump is comfortable with it right pompeo was comfortable with what kind of pressures are being put on the trump administration to deal with counterterrorism in this way is part of it because that's what he said during the campaign oh he did what he brought those issues you the sort of his amidst his bombast was this idea that she knows how to be really hard on terrorists so again the role is not solely counterterrorism but it's it's as you said from the beginning it's rose traditionally intelligence is called the central but i'm not sure if it's external pressure on that way 'cause there seems like there's a ton of i mean just like with a lot of other things in this administration there's a ton of conflict of interest can you tell us what is cerberus capital management and what is their connection to the trump administration capital is a huge private equity firm one by subsequent name steven feinberg and feinberg is a civilised capital you're familiar with running the firearms company familiar with bushmaster firearms company which makes the air fifteen type rifles well service bought all these companies for some reason not all of them but many gun companies were purchased by similar so.

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"bushmaster firearms company" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

02:51 min | 3 years ago

"bushmaster firearms company" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"You're familiar with bushmaster firearms company which makes ar fifteen type rifles well service bought all these companies for some reason not all of them but many gun coffees were purchased by that's one thing that does it also owns the big military contractors dyncorp contracting company you don't stop things like that so steve feinberg for reasons that really warrants clear was viewed as a intelligence adviser to donald trump he has no real intelligence back on well he obviously likes this coming though he's nowhere commander he likes this military milieu he likes that industry you likes that intelligence business so he's become an advisor to trump and these issues and some cases very close visor he's one part of the nation of afghanistan he's pitched he's been floated as as a top intelligence official what we want to use the new head of the special activities division which is responsible to all these he's very close friend of the second one of the top people at cerberus top deputies just even find but i think that's that's fascinating because we wanted but that's why service has been able to open so many doors at the cia yes yes i don't have the figures of course feinberg i'm i'm very confident what's was a donut he's he's very a very well known figure in the in the private equity for field he is a new private equity field but it's moving it it's really moved in this direction towards again private military companies you mentioned earlier that the bush administration also engaged in targeted killings didn't they outsource these kinds of assassinations sa blackwater yeah that's great greg question because they they they're the ones i got going it's still murky what will happen there i you people are talking about it oddly enough one of the people who've talked is eric kretz he's the one who actually disclose respond to deepen hired to build up the capacity to kill people who is listeners for those who don't know is makarios during the toy astounded blackwater blackwater into some tremendous success and then some tremendous controversy blackwater killed blackwood of people killed seventeen civilians square in baghdad i walk they were working for the state department they were involved in some some horrific incidents and eventually sold blackwater and we covered him for quite a quite a while he's moving out of the.

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