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CIA Whistleblower to Snowden: ‘Do not cooperate with the FBI’

Related: Open letter to Edward Snowden from his father, via lawyer, Bruce Fein

►Letter to Snowden from John Kiriakou

John Kiriakou

DO NOT, under any circumstances, cooperate with the FBI,” Kiriakou warns Edward Snowden. “FBI agents will lie, trick and deceive you. They will twist your words and play on your patriotism to entrap you. They will pretend to be people they are not — supporters, well-wishers and friends — all the while wearing wires to record your out-of-context statements to use against you. The FBI is the enemy; it’s a part of the problem, not the solution.”

Sentenced to 30 months in prison, John was the first CIA official to publicly confirm the use of waterboarding and other tactics condoned by the Bush administration.

John Kiriakou and his attorney Jesselyn Radack Jan 31, 2013 - video:


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RT is a UN propeganda machine

Bad advice .. Think the UN is going to sve Snowden?

You think controlling the power in America is harder than controlling global government?

A couple observations.

1) I was very surprised to hear that both he and his attorney actually voted for Obama. This just shows you the level of deception in this country, and the confused "logic" that intelligent, courageous people like these adopt because of the heavy dose of propaganda that they are fed. And it shows how far removed people are from the principles of the Constitution, and how Sheeplish we've become, because Obama has ALL ALONG been totally anti Constitution (despite his rhetoric) as well as a genuine Marxist revolutionary (at the very least an overt socialist), and he's been an obvious pawn of the bankers, but people whose eyes aren't open to the PTB have no clue.

2) This man is very courageous. No regrets, he said. And not the gov't will come and take him away from his 5 kids. How tragic. But may God grant that John will be able to use this experience to the benefit of others in the fight for Liberty.

And I think this advice John gives to Snowden is a good example of how John will use his experience to bless and warn others.

"It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a rEVOLution before tomorrow morning." - Henry Ford

This Is What The Government Does To People Who Have Served It?

Not a whitleblower? Are you kidding me?

The crimes are going to go through the roof without whistleblowers such as this honorable gentleman.

Repeal the Espionage Act. Make the Whistleblower Protection Act.

"Bipartisan: both parties acting in concert to put both of their hands in your pocket."-Rothbard

I have an ongoing theory

That some of the people who befriended Nystrom, through paid membership, offering free services, or posing as fans, are also amongst the 'well-wishers and friends' described above.

This is so third world dictator crap.. but the dictator isn't

This is such third world BS, think about it.

The dictator isn't the President he just acts it out it's a government that is for the government no longer for the people.

The propaganda has worked so good that almost any cop will gladly smoke you for anything that breaks a rule.

The tip off is the secret document that are used to punish someone
that is a crime,
you want justice not in the USA courts anymore!

Funny how people will sell out each other just to stay on the team.

Just want what seems to be missing, Truth and Justice for ALL
What is fraud except creating “value” from nothing and passing it off as something?

I hope

that ES is able to see these reports: there is sage wisdom in such experience


this is a set up. A distraction story. Democrats were always against the Patriot Act and the tapping of phones. This is good for the Democrats. Do I agree? This is one subject I can agree with them on, but this is a distraction story to sway you away from what is really going on in Egypt.

Like some one said before on this page.

They are NOT talking about Benghazi, birth certificates, fast and furious gun running scam, NDAA, drone bombing, or the arming of FSA terrorist's who eat the hearts and livers of their enemies and are allied with al-qaeda.

They are NOT talking about the treason committed by congress voting for military aid which will clearly give aid an comfort to someone they call an enemy (al-qaeda).

That makes no sense whatsoever

This issue does NOT help Obama in any which way. It only helps in waking up liberals.

Republicans say...of course Obama is horrible. We knew that.

Libertarians say... of course Repubs and Dems are the same and both are leading us further into tyranny. We knew that.

Some Democrats will defend him,
But at least some Liberals will come to a realization andsay....

What is Obama Doing???? Why is he continuing the same type of policies that erode civil liberties and free speech? I just can't excuse this! And why aren't MSNBC and CNN as outraged as I am? What is going on here? What happened to my political party? I thought the democrats where better than this!

Thus begins the awakening of a whole demographic of people.

Even some of the Republicans will be more sensitive to the constitution in the future.

If this is a setup then it is a HUGE BOONDOGGLE of a setup because it is causing way more damage that it could ever possibly distract from.

How does

that not help Obama? I'm being serious. Bush is the one that put it in place. This story is crap. You actually think the Gov is going to just stop tapping the phones. LOL At you. I;m not trying to be rude, but really dude... be real with your self. They tap your phones, The TV, The GPS, The PC.. everything. Their is no way around it.

And if I am wrong, then the main stream thought talking about the NSA was less harmful than talking about the rest of what is going on.
Us giving guns to lunatics is clearly being ignored.
U.S propping up dictators is clearly being ignored.

Did you watch the video in full?

That should explain a lot.

How come all these

"whistle blowers" are appearing on TV?
Why aren't they in some secrete location jail?
Why haven't they been gagged?
Why are they still alive? Micheal Hastings isn't.

Can't control 100%

of the people 100% of the time.

True, but 100 per cent of the people

aren't whistle blowers.
Why haven't they been charged with the Espionage Act, that has, after all, been around since WW1?

They were charged

originally, under the Espionage Act. But they never have enough evidence to make it stick. They simply use the EA as pressure to get a plea deal.


This act was meant for spies.

There have been more charged under this act since 9-11 than in the previous 80 years.

That makes

sense. Thank you.