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High school photo of Richard Blee

Richard Blee. The only known public photo of Blee is this one taken from a school yearbook, when he was nine years old. [Source: Public domain/History Commons]

June 1999: Rich Blee takes over as the head of Alec Station, the Cia’s bin Laden unit.

“Rich [Blee] started by saying, ‘There will be significant terrorist attacks against the United States in the coming weeks or months. The attacks will be spectacular. They may be multiple. Al Qaeda’s intention is the destruction of the United States.’”

“And I’ll never forget this until the day I die. Rich Blee looked at everybody and said, ‘They’re coming here.’ And the silence that followed was deafening. You could feel the oxygen come out of the room. ‘They’re coming here.’”


Launching the US Terror War: the CIA, 9/11, Afghanistan, and Central Asia

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Originally published at The Asia-Pacific Journal, Volume 10, Issue 12, Number 3 by Peter Dale Scott on 3/12/12

The engineering of a series of provocations to justify military intervention is feasible and could be accomplished with the resources available. – Report of May 1963 to Joint Chiefs of Staff

US Government Protection of Al-Qaeda Terrorists and the US-Saudi Black Hole

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By Peter Dale Scott

The Asia-Pacific Journal, Vol. 11, Issue 29, No. 1, July 29, 2013

For almost two centuries American government, though always imperfect, was also a model for the world of limited government, having evolved a system of restraints on executive power through its constitutional arrangement of …

CIA Criminal Revolving Door

CIA Criminal Revolving Door: CIA Officer “Albert” Involved in False Intelligence Linking Al-Qaeda to Iran, Iraq

by Kevin Fenton

Reprimanded for Torture, Retired, then Back to CIA as a Contractor

BlackBannersA recent book by former FBI agent Ali Soufan shows that the same CIA officer was involved in generating …

Who Is Rich Blee?

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September 21, 2011
SecrecyKills.com [website no longer exists]

Despite threats of prosecution from the CIA, the makers of 9/11: Press For Truth have released their new documentary podcast Who Is Rich Blee?

Two names have been censored after threats of federal prosecution by CIA in an unprecedented use …

SecrecyKills.org Statement on the Delay in Releasing “Who is Rich Blee?”

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While producing our investigative podcast “Who Is Rich Blee?“, intended to be released on Sunday, our team managed to deduce the likely identities of two CIA employees at the heart of a notorious failure in the run up to the September 11th tragedy.

Savvy internet searches based …

The Question of “Failures”- Deliberate or Incompetence?

By Kevin Fenton

Although the story of the CIA’s actions in the run-up to 9/11 is complicated, at a fairly early point in any examination of them it becomes clear the agency committed multiple failures, and that these failures enabled the attacks to go forward. The key issue that …

The Boiling Frogs Presents Ray Nowosielski & John Duffy – Podcast Show #55

by Sibel Edmonds

Boiling Frogs Podcast Filmmakers Ray Nowosielski and John Duffy join us to discuss their extensive research, interviews and findings which have resulted in the unmasking of three former top CIA officials- George Tenet, Cofer Black and Richard Blee– and their role in withholding intelligence on two key …

The Boiling Frogs presents Paul Thompson–Part II



Boiling Frogs Podcast This is Part II of our three-part one-of-a-kind interview series with author and researcher Paul Thompson. For additional background information please visit the complete 9/11 Timeline Investigative Project at HistoryCommons.org and Richard Clarke’s interview by John Duffy and Ray Nowosielski at SecrecyKills.com .

Paul Thompson joins us to …

The Boiling Frogs Presents Paul Thompson

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This is Part I of a three-part one-of-a-kind interview series with author and researcher Paul Thompson by Sibel Edmonds and Peter B. Collins of Boiling Frogs. For additional background information please visit the complete 9/11 Timeline Investigative Project at HistoryCommons.org and Richard Clarke’s interview by John Duffy and Ray …

Did Tenet Hide Key 9/11 Info?

ConsortiumNews.com Exclusive: With few exceptions — like some salacious rumor about the Kennedy family — the mainstream U.S. news media has little interest in historical stories. Such was the case when an ex-White House terrorism official accused a former CIA director of withholding information that might have prevented a 9/11

White House Terror Chief Alleges CIA 9/11 Malfeasance, Cover Up in New Interview: PBS Colorado’s Exclusive Ignites Battle Among Bush Officials

Published at Colorado911Visibility.org

Press Contact: Robert Boutton (323) 300-5376 www.SecrecyKills.com

In a never-before-seen interview, Richard Clarke, former White House Counterterror “Tsar” to Presidents Clinton and Bush, goes on record about what he believes happened at CIA in the run-up to the 9/11 attacks, accusing then-CIA Director George …

Disconnecting the Dots: How 9/11 Was Allowed to Happen — Chapter 15

by Kevin Fenton

Introduction to Chapter 15 of Disconnecting the Dots , for publication at 911Truth.org :

In January 2000, several high-ranking al-Qaeda operatives, including alleged Flight 77 hijackers Khalid Almihdhar and Nawaf Alhazmi, held a summit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The meeting was monitored by the CIA and a

Tenet-Bush Pre-9/11 ‘Small-Talk’

by Robert Parry

In late August 2001, when aggressive presidential action might have changed the course of U.S. history, CIA Director George Tenet made a special trip to Crawford, Texas, to get George W. Bush to focus on an imminent threat of a spectacular al-Qaeda attack only to have the