The True Story of a Ground Soldier in the CIA's War on Terrorism
X N X Security
Fall Semester 200N
Professor X X
See No Evil Review
This report is based on the book; See No Evil, by Robert Baer. To be honest, I didn't read Baer's book. I listened to the audio version which has Robert Baer himself reading his book. While flying commuter and mail flights, I was able to listen to Baer’s adventures in the Middle East. There is a distinct similarity between this book and Harvey Kushner's Holy War on the Homefront, being that despite all the warnings our intelligence officers have supplied to our government agencies, there seems to be little or no action taken to stop …show more content…
Baer came back to United States and finished off his career with CIA working on Middle East affairs until his retirement in 1997. His frustration only grew until he finally pulled the pin. He retired with an honored accommodation. Now he writes books about his adventures and probably makes a lot more money.
After listening to Robert Baer and reading Harvey Kushner, it seems that a number of terrorist attacks could have been prevented and were not always a surprise. The unheeded warnings of the 9/11 travesty could have