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This Week’s Dead Drop – December 3

SACRED OATH (KEEPERS): You have probably heard that former Secretary of Defense Mark Esper is suing his former Agency for dragging their feet on clearing his memoir, A Sacred Oath.  Esper, who was fired by President Trump last fall via tweet just after the election, hired a Washington attorney to try and force the Pentagon to move on clearing the manuscript which they have reportedly had for about six months. Esper says that it’s being help up under the guise of classification – but that DoD officials have been unable or unwilling to come up with explanations of what secrets they seek to shield. Esper also told CNN that DOD has farmed the text out to multiple other agencies – some of which are arguing to remove [...]

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