William Binney, Democracy Now, NSA

The Whistleblower Who Could Have Prevented 9/11

Reading Time: 27 minutes Bill Binney was an NSA analyst whose work was so effective it was shut down. It threatened to derail the gravy train fueled by the kinds of problems he might have solved — including preventing potential terrorist attacks. The contractors and executives riding that train had a motto: “keep the problem going, so the money keeps flowing.”