Karen Kwiatkowski, columnist at LewRockwell.com and retired USAF lieutenant colonel, discusses the dogged determination of Bush supporters who still believe the Iraq war lies, the laser-like neoconservative focus on Middle East policy, how several well-placed neocons hijacked the US government and started the war in Iraq, Donald Rumsfeld’s ultimate success at establishing military outpost “lily pads” and how George W. Bush let loose the neocon “crazies in the basement” his father warned about.
Background articles on Karen Kwiatkowski’s interaction with Douglas Feith’s Office of Special Plans:
MP3 here. (26:32)
Karen Kwiatkowski is a retired USAF lieutenant colonel, who spent her final four and a half years in uniform working at the Pentagon. She is a columnist for LewRockwell.com and for militaryweek.com. She hosts the call-in radio show American Forum and blogs occasionally for Huffingtonpost.com and Liberty and Power.