The Threat: How the FBI Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump




      The Threat: How the FBI Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump
On March 16, 2018, just twenty six hours before his scheduled retirement from the organization he had served with distinction for than two decades, Andrew G McCabe was fired from his position as deputy director of the FBI President Donald Trump celebrated on Twitter Andrew McCabe FIRED, a great day for the hard working men and women of the FBI A great day for Democracy In The Threat How the FBI Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump, Andrew G McCabe offers a dramatic and candid account of his career, and an impassioned defense of the FBI s agents, and of the institution s integrity and independence in protecting America and upholding our Constitution.McCabe started as a street agent in the FBI s New York field office, serving under director Louis Freeh He became an expert in two kinds of investigations that are critical to American national security Russian organized crime which is inextricably linked to the Russian state and terrorism Under Director Robert Mueller, McCabe led the investigations of major attacks on American soil, including the Boston Marathon bombing, a plot to bomb the New York subways, and several narrowly averted bombings of aircraft And under James Comey, McCabe was deeply involved in the controversial investigations of the Benghazi attack, the Clinton Foundation s activities, and Hillary Clinton s use of a private email server when she was secretary of state The Threat recounts in compelling detail the time between Donald Trump s November 2016 election and McCabe s firing, set against a page turning narrative spanning two decades when the FBI s mission shifted to a new goal preventing terrorist attacks on Americans But as McCabe shows, right now the greatest threat to the United States comes from within, as President Trump and his administration ignore the law, attack democratic institutions, degrade human rights, and undermine the U.S Constitution that protects every citizen.Important, revealing, and powerfully argued, The Threat tells the true story of what the FBI is, how it works, and why it will endure as an institution of integrity that protects America. Free Download The Threat: How the FBI Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump [ author ] Andrew G. McCabe [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – heartforum.co.uk

Andrew G McCabe served as deputy director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation from February 2016 to January 2018 He began his career at the FBI in 1996, working first as a street agent on the Eurasian Organized Crime Task Force, and eventually as its supervisor Later, he led the FBI s Counterterrorism Division, the National Security Branch, and the Washington Field Office, and was the first director of the High Value Detainee Interrogation Group, which developed new methods for lawfully and effectively questioning suspected terrorists He lives in Virginia with his wife Jill, their two children and a dog.

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  • 01 September 2018

10 thoughts on “ The Threat: How the FBI Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump

  1. Eric Allen says:

    I bought this book, mostly, because I felt sorry for McCabe being fired 26 hours before he was eligible to receive his full retirement benefits in a malicious, and spiteful attack by Donald Trump, and wanted to pitch in the cover price of the book to help him out I make no secret of the fact that I absolutely despise Trump and wish many horrible things that it is currently illegal to voice aloud to befall him But I don t go out and read every book that comes out about him I don t need a book I bought this book, mostly, because I felt sorry for McCabe being fired 26 hours before he was eligible to receive his full retirement benefits in a malicious, and spiteful attack by Donald Trump, and wanted to pitch in the cover price of the book to help him out I make no secret of the fact that I absolutely despise Trump and wish many horrible things that it is currently illegal to voice aloud to befall him But I don t go out and read every book that comes out about him I don t need a book to tell me...

  2. Bill Kerwin says:

    Remember this old joke How boring is Al Gore Al Gore is so boring that his Secret Service code name is Al Gore Well, Andrew McCabe is so boring that his code name requires a middle initial Andrew McCabe s code name must be Andrew G McCabe Perhaps I m not being fair I learned valuable things from McCabe s book, and enjoyed much of it too particularly the parts about Mueller, Comey, and Trump McCabe is a lucid, no nonsense human being who writes lucid, no nonsense prose, and his Remember this old joke How boring is Al Gore Al Gore is so boring that his Secret Service code name is...

  3. Maggie says:

    Well Written, Credible and Scary as HellI wanted to read this book I don t know much about the inner workings of the FBI and I knew this would explain a lot It tells McCabe s own personal story and tells us just how the FBI works.The tall tales that trump tells about Mueller, Comey and McCabe are refuted easily by this book Knowing about the people who work there and the way they do things you will find that the i...

  4. H.M. Ada says:

    In late 2015, I read an article about how a securities analyst reported that Trump s Taj Mahal casino was headed for financial trouble, and how Trump leaned on his contacts to get that analyst fired Not long after, the Taj went bankrupt, harming investors, contractors, and workers The article asked if Trump was really the type of person that we wanted to be president.Fast forward to March 16, 2018, just 26 hours before McCabe s scheduled retirement from the FBI afterthan two decades of In late 2015, I read an article about how a securities analyst reported that Trump s Taj Mahal casino was headed for financial trouble, and how Trump leaned on his contacts to get that analyst fired Not long after, the Taj went bankrupt, harming investors, con...

  5. Jean says:

    This is a memoir of McCabe s time in the FBI He provided a great deal of information about the inner workings of the FBI I found that part of the book most enlighting The information he provided about Trump and his administration was similar to materials provided by many other authors I found the discussion about Attorney General Sessions disturbing It appears the questioning by Senator Kamala Harris revealedthan we understood at the time I found McCabe was a bit light in some This is a memoir of McCabe s time in the FBI He provided a great deal of information about the inner workings of the FBI I found that part of the book most enlighting The information he provided about Trump and his administration was similar to materials provided by many other authors I found the discussion about Attorney General Sessions disturbing It appears the questioning by Senator Kamala Harris revealedthan we understood at the time I found McCabe was a bit light in some sections about his involvement and reported only generally as to what was happening I gather that was to protect himself I hope that at some future date he will feel safer writing about what role he played He was also light about his personal life.The book was well written and researched I found the overall information in the book informative and suggest this book be added to a growing list of must read books I al...

  6. Scott says:

    Fidelity Bravery Integritythe Federal Bureau of Investigation mottoMcCabe, a former deputy director 2016 2018 and acting director summer 2017 of the FBI, was in his words, not mine a rarity in that investigatory field agents do not often ascend to the top spot in this historical agency Louis Freeh, the director who served during the Clinton presidency, was a notable exception As such, McCabe s biographical section of this book make for interesting reading He wasFidelity Bravery Integritythe Federal Bureau of Investigation mottoMcCabe, a former deputy director 2016 2018 and acting director summer 2017 of the FBI, was in his words, not mine a rarity in that investigatory field agents do not often ascend to the top spot in this historical agency Louis Freeh, the director who served during the Clinton presidency, was a notable exception As such, McCabe s biographical section of this book make for interesting reading He was assigned to the New York City office one of the largest and busiest of the 56 in the U.S during the 90 s and 00 s, and worked on both organized crime and terrorism investigations I suppose some might say his descriptions explanations of the agency s responsibilities activities tend to lapse into Dragnet like conciseness, but I liked his swift, no nonsense writing style.The latter part of the book focuses on director James Comey s controversial dismissal by President Trump, some of the recent sensitive and politically ...

  7. Lorna says:

    The Threat How the FBI Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump is a very well written memoir by Andrew McCabe relating his lifelong history and career with the FBI, culminating in his firing by Donald Trump less than twenty six hours before his planned retirement This is a personal story, not...

  8. Mehrsa says:

    I said I was going to stop reading these Trump era memoirs, but I lied I m glad because this one is a good one Mostly because it s not really about Trump well it is about Trump, but that s not the most interesting part It was fascinating to get someperspective into the mind of an FBI career person McCabe seems like a humorless and totally upstanding guy I really liked his explanations of the post 9 11 FBI frantically following every random tip The parts about Trump are also pretty I said I was going to stop reading these Trump era memoirs, but I lied I m glad because this one is a good one Mostly because it s not really about Trump well it is about Trump,...

  9. John Bordeaux says:

    Important background for what s nextGood, short overview regarding some recent history of interest More tales of decent people, trying to do the right thing Chewed over by, and spit from, the maw of today s political reality show.

  10. Bettie says:

    McCabe concerned about unfair treatment after book release delayed by FBIFormer assistant director of the FBI Frank Figliuzzi, former US attorney Chuck Rosenberg, former federal prosecutor Paul Butler, The Daily Beast s Sam Stein, and NBC s Carol Lee on former Acting FBI director And...

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