Melvin Goodman

Melvin A. Goodman is a senior fellow at the Center for International Policy and a professor of government at Johns Hopkins University.  A former CIA analyst, Goodman is the author of Failure of Intelligence: The Decline and Fall of the CIA and National Insecurity: The Cost of American Militarism. and A Whistleblower at the CIA. His most recent books are “American Carnage: The Wars of Donald Trump” (Opus Publishing, 2019) and “Containing the National Security State” (Opus Publishing, 2021). Goodman is the national security columnist for

The Outrageous Congressional Invitation to Netanyahu

The Attack on the USS Liberty Symbolizes Israel’s Duplicity and Deceit

The Washington Post’s Mouthpiece for Israel: David Ignatius

Friedman, Biden and US Weapons Sales to Israel

Donald Trump’s War on Science and the Environment

Washington Post’s David Ignatius Remains Clueless About the Middle East

Nuclear Uncertainty Has Replaced Nuclear Deterrence

Washington Post’s David Ignatius Declares Victory in Ukraine…Once Again!

America’s National Security Future is Looking Dismal

The Years 1968 And 2024: Will History Repeat Itself?

Iran and the US Say Enough, Will Israel Go Along?

Spies and Their Lies: the Trials and Tribulations at Guantanamo

Meet the Newest Apologist for Israel: Rear Admiral John Kirby

Washington Post Believes U.S. & Israel “Can Get Back on the Same Page”

The United States and the Middle East: the Politics of Miscalculation

The Atlantic Joins the Chorus of Fear

Two Wars, Five Losing Nations

CIA’s Torture and Abuse: America’s Shame!

Netanyahu and Israel in Decline and May Take Biden Down With the Them

Never Forget Who Donald Trump Really Is

Biden is Dragging the United States Deeper Into the Middle East

Deal With Iran Politically and Diplomatically, Not Militarily

Why Are Our Regional Experts Expecting More War in Every Corner?

Meet the Washington Post’s Leading Apologist for Israeli Genocide

Netanyahu and the IDF Provided All the Evidence the ICJ Needed

The Costly Failures of Intelligence

The Dangerous Myth of the “Indispensable Nation”

The United States and the Middle East: Hoist On Its Own Petard

The Commonality of Megalomania

Unmitigated Horror: Guernica, the Warsaw Ghetto, and Now Gaza

Janus-Faced Biden Administration Can’t Hide Its Complicity

Both Biden and Bibi Could be Victims of the Israeli War Against Hamas

Classic Intelligence Failure: The Impact Of Arrogance and Hubris

The Washington Post Gratuitously and Wrongly Trashes Jimmy Carter

Kissinger: “The World’s Most Dangerous Man”

Mainstream Media Largely Ignore Israel’s Duplicity and Deceit

Biden and the Washington Post Combine to Argue for War

Is There No End to the War-Mongering of the Washington Post

The Need for Immediate Ceasefires in Ukraine and Gaza

Sino-American Relations: Breaking the Gordian Knot

US Advice to Israel: “Use Smaller Bombs”

Paul Krugman Dismisses the Existence of a Military-Industrial Complex

Biden Endorses the “Indispensable Nation”

Washington Post’s David Ignatius and His Ignorance of the Middle East

Israeli State Terrorism Over the Years

The Strategic Nightmare That Follows the “Forever War”

When Difi Took on the CIA Over Torture

We Must Reduce the American Role in the Middle East

More Evidence Regarding Henry Kissinger’s Lies About Chile

The CIA Director Should Not be Part of the Policy Process