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Some of what has been reported about her has been frighteningly accurate, serving as a pungent reminder to the Wilsons that their lives are no longer private. Yet, she remained positive, focussed and truly unique. In her book she says that in early training she was asked what she would wikson if she was conducting a debriefing alone with a foreign agent in a hotel room when there was a knock on the door and a shout: Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.
At the time she was still a CIA employee and prohibited from speaking out and defending herself. The public disclosure of that secret information spurred a federal investigation and led to the trial wilsob conviction of Vice President Dick Cheney’s chief of staff, Scooter Libby, and the Wilsons’ civil suit against top officials of the Bush administration.
I read Joe Wilson’s book several years ago when her cover was first blown, and I’ve been following the case as best as I can over the internets. Where do I start?
Valerie Plame Wilson: the housewife CIA spy who was ‘fair game’ for Bush – Telegraph
Search for ” Fair Game ” on Amazon. Other times it was frustrating: And you know what?
eilson A This book should make every American angry. Lewis “Scooter” LibbyVice President Cheney’s chief of staffan aggressive consumer of intelligence regarded by some CIA analysts as an intimidating figure. Plame wrote, but also in terms of how much the CIA redacted from it. You get toward the final chapters and there is a plug for donations to gamr Wilson Trust. It’s riveting, but it also delves into something that feels sort of like a gaje time in the past for those not involved.
Legend of the Sword The Dark Tower I learned a lot from this book and it also confirmed a lot of what I believe went down leading up to the war in Iraq. OfficerDavid Johnston and Richard W.
While that’s already an inappropriate response, it’s made worse when that “nudge” equates to outing the covert status of his wife. Use the HTML below. Wilson’s story was very choppy because of all of the redacted sections.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. There was no real reason for our country to go to war with Iraq the way we did. I was wrong and the subsequent legal proceedings revealed a cover up at the highest level. About Valerie Plame Wilson. The Art of Intelligence: I’d like to thank her and her whole family for being strong enough and tough enough not to let our White House get away with it. Identitasnya sebagai agen rahasia ternyata bocor ke publik setelah Robert Novak menulis kolom yang menyebut namanya.
I followed her story at the time of its unfolding. I’m from the Vietnam era, and Vietnam made me lose faith and confidence in the American government. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.
Fair Game: My Life as a Spy, My Betrayal by the White House by Valerie Plame Wilson
We all know that, so how is it possible that nothing has been done gamee it? I I’m going to do my best to review this without making any political statements and focus on the book more than its deeper implications, since I try to keep my goodreads reviews book-centered.
I was really expecting more. To add an extra layer of complication, her husband, Joe, a former diplomat, was sent on a CIA-sanctioned trip, wjlson threw both Wilsons under suspicion. Reading the book left me with more questions than it answered. Everyone gave up except her. I will be searching for books written by others who are involved. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Joe Wilson and Valerie Plane are the attractive protagonists of this thriller that looks and feels like a work of fiction. She felt she did her job as any true patriot would, she fell in love later in life and got wilsin and had twins.
No Valerie, you think, you pretty much just liked the idea of being on the cover of Vanity Fa Pretty boring. I recall willson some of the character assassination that I now know was designed to silence and discredit patriotic Americans who wanted their government to have the most complete information available.
This book should make every American angry.
Valerie Plame Wilson: the housewife CIA spy who was ‘fair game’ for Bush
They put her and her family at risk, they attacked her on so many gaje. What makes no sense though is that the person she wrote the book with, Laura Rozen, was able to recount nearly all of the holes in the extensive Afterward. Nov 25, Bob Nichols rated it it was ok. On July 19,a district court judge dismissed the Wilsons’ civil lawsuit Plame v.
Fair Game: My Life as a Spy, My Betrayal by the White House
This book tells the story again, though not much new or interesting was added. Wilson also referred to frequently by her maiden name, Plame, despite her own personal confusion over why the news latched onto it so often worked for the CIA in a covert position.
I followed this story for nearly four years, so I was delighted to finally be able to get the story from Valerie Plame Wilson’s bg of view. As a service to readers, an afterword by national security reporter Laura Rozen provides a context for Valerie’s own story. That probably would have helped considerably. Wilson, IVhad criticized the George W.
After I resigned I could eventually speak for myself, but when it first happened I was in complete shock and it took a long time for me to overcome it. Jan 17, Erin McCarthy rated it liked it.