Joe Wilson served as a United States diplomat and political advisor in Africa and Iraq. He is the author of a memoir, The Politics of Truth, and the CEO of a consulting firm, JC Wilson International Ventures
Articles by this author
Monday, June 24, 2013 - 8:18am
The NSA's Metastasized Intelligence-Industrial Complex Is Ripe for Abuse
Let's be absolutely clear about the news that the NSA collects massive amounts of information on US citizens – from emails, to telephone calls, to videos, under the Prism program and other Fisa court orders: this story has nothing to do with Edward Snowden.
Thursday, February 28, 2013 - 2:46pm
How the Bush Administration Sold the War – and We Bought It
It has been 10 long years since "Shock and Awe" – the opening bombardment of Baghdad – lit up the skies above the Tigris. A decade later, we know far more about the case the Bush administration made to the world to justify its war of choice to overthrow Saddam Hussein .