March 27, 2019

When Catherine A. Allen, New York Institute of Technology trustee and founder and CEO of The Santa Fe Group, wanted to pursue business as an undergraduate, her only option was to go into fashion design and retail—because she was a woman. “Now I’m a cyber expert…It show...

September 25, 2018

In this episode Matt Crawford speaks to Valerie Plame about her book Fair Game and her career in the CIA. Valerie Plame was outed as a covert agent by Scooter Libby who was convicted, had his sentence commuted by President Bush and then pardoned by President Trump. A t...

Citing nuclear danger, the former CIA operative seeks to enforce the platform's terms of service.

Former CIA officer Valerie Plame wants to kick President Trump off Twitter.

“Time and again his use of this huge global platform has major consequences in the real world,” P...

August 24, 2017

President Donald Trump’s tweets could lead the United States to “stumble into a nuclear conflict with North Korea,” according to a former CIA agent who has begun a crowdfunding campaign to buy Twitter and ban the president from using it.

The former agent, Valerie Plame...

Can the ex-spy take away the president’s megaphone before he tweets the world into Armageddon?

Nearly 15 years after former C.I.A. operative Valerie Plame had her covert status leaked to the press by members of the George W. Bush administration, the outed spy has a new...

Valerie Plame Wilson says Trump’s tweets ‘damage the country and put people in harm’s way’ but a majority stake in company would cost about $6bn.

The former undercover CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson is looking to crowdfund enough money to buy Twitter, so Donald Trump ca...

A former CIA agent wants President Donald Trump to stop tweeting — so much that she's trying to buy Twitter in order to kick him out.

According to the Associated Press former CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson launched a fundraiser this week in an effort to get enough money...

August 23, 2017

Remember Valerie Plame Wilson?

The former CIA agent, who got involved in what became known as the “Plame Affair,” has a solution for ridding Twitter of America’s favorite troll.

Wilson launched a fundraiser last week to buy the social media service, tweeting:

“If @Twitter...

The president's Twitter habits have become a concern for many, but one woman is on a mission to stop his spontaneous posts altogether. Valerie Plame Wilson, a former CIA officer, wants to buy a controlling share of Twitter so she can kick Trump off the site.

"Donald Tru...

“It’s really, really bad when you have your intelligence apparatus and president at odds. And there’s a lot of distance between them.”

President Trump has been at odds with members of the intelligence community since the day he was elected — bemoaning leaks, asserting w...

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