Secrets and Spies

Secrets and Spies

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S7 Ep2: The Wayward Assassin with former CIA analyst Susan Ouellette
July 29, 2022x
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01:00:20

S7 Ep2: The Wayward Assassin with former CIA analyst Susan Ouellette

We are joined by former CIA analyst Susan Ouellette on today's podcast. We discuss her novel “The Wayward Assassin”, and we talk about how the Chechen war influenced her book. You can find out more about Susan at her website below: https://www.susanouellette.com/ Music on this podcast is provided...

S7 Ep1: Spy Game with Michael Frost Beckner
July 15, 2022x
1
01:29:48

S7 Ep1: Spy Game with Michael Frost Beckner

On today's podcast, we are joined by Michael Frost Beckner. Michael was the writer of my favourite spy film “Spy Game”. He joins us to discuss the making of that film and we also look at his TV show “The Agency” which was the first TV show to get access to the CIA headquarters and it had direct assi...

S6 Ep24: Radicalisation and Counter-Radicalisation in Higher Education
June 16, 2022x
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01:06:58

S6 Ep24: Radicalisation and Counter-Radicalisation in Higher Education

On today's podcast, we are joined by authors Catherine McGlynn and Shaun McDaid.  In this episode, we discuss their writing and research on Radicalisation and Counter-Radicalisation in Higher Education.  You can get a copy of their book here: https://www.emerald.com/insight/publication/doi/10.11...

S6 Ep23: Putin's Plan B for Ukraine with Frank Snepp
May 28, 2022x
23
01:30:53

S6 Ep23: Putin's Plan B for Ukraine with Frank Snepp

In this episode, we are joined by former CIA officer and investigative journalist Frank Snepp.  Frank Snepp won the CIA's second-highest award, the Medal of Merit, for his intelligence work in Vietnam. He went on to become a CIA whistleblower, a US Supreme Court precedent-maker; a Peabody award-wi...

S6 Ep22: The Betrayal with Robert Mazur
May 19, 2022x
22
01:14:41

S6 Ep22: The Betrayal with Robert Mazur

On this podcast, I am joined by Robert Mazur, and we discuss his book “The Betrayal”, which looks at his time working undercover against the Cali cartel for the DEA. Robert previously worked undercover for US Customs against the Medellin cartel in the legendary “Operation C-Chase”. That story was ...