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One Nation Under Blackmail: The Sordid Union between Intelligence and Organised Crime that gave rise to Jeffrey Epstein
Whitney Webb's eagerly awaited expose of the dark, deplorable underbelly of the American body politic is here. Be warned: this is not a family show!
“We’ve met the enemy, and he is us!”
Friends, A heads up on Whitney Webb’s new book One Nation Under Blackmail: The Sordid Union between Intelligence and Organised Crime that gave rise to Jeffrey Epstein, which is now available. It’s everything I anticipated, and more.
The old adage that “you couldn’t make this shit up” is well worn to be sure, but in this case, it is applicable. Skulduggery, buggery, and huggermuggery abound in high places (and low) throughout, and not just Stateside either. This narrative is truly global in scope and scale.
Though I believe I have a reasonably good working knowledge of the historical nexus between the political, business, legal, military, legislative, finance, intelligence, security, and organised crime realms, Ms Webb’s revelation filled in an enormous number of gaps in that knowledge, and opened up even many more doors for further enquiry and elucidation.
Such is the complexity and depth of the narrative, I’d aver that even the author would be the first to admit she’s raised at least as many—if not more—questions, than she has found answers to. This in no way is meant as a criticism of her work and should not be interpreted as such. So many definitive answers cannot be found if only because our establishment media have such a chokehold over public and political discourse, one which has been a well-documented work in progress for several decades. Though there are as Ms Webb makes clear, darker and ever more disparate and dangerous forces beyond the media which have managed to blur our understanding of the reality of the world in which we live.
That being the case, though said “reality” may be “well documented” (both herein and in previous exposes of the body politic of a similar nature), if only it were more well known. We can only trust that Ms Webb’s efforts with One Nation under Blackmail contribute to the latter in ways perhaps that far exceed those previous efforts.
What we’re presented in this book then is a monumental achievement, an instant classic if one likes — albeit one that should make every true American patriot fear for the future of their treasured, yet already exceedingly fragile Republic. If indeed the (now not so) United States of America is collapsing under the weight of its own entrenched corruption, its inherent contradictions and its essential criminality—and I am of this view—it is to Ms Webb’s essential tome that her citizens might look for reasons as to why this might be. “We’ve met the enemy, and he is us!” As we might opine here Down Under: “Too bloody right mate!”
All that said, I believe this book is still going to be huge. At least it will be to the extent that the gatekeepers allow it to be. Yes, it’s I expect going to attract a lot of flak, not unlike Robert F Kennedy Jr.’s expose on Fauci and Gates and the whole Covid nine yards from last year. As with that book, it’s unlikely to be reviewed favourably or fairly in and amongst mainstream circles. But RFK’s book has still managed to shift over a million units, despite the media blackout. Let’s try and do same with Ms Webb’s effort. It certainly deserves to be as successful.
It's a sign of the gripping quality of the narrative that I read the first Volume in two days (in a week where I had an otherwise full ‘dance-card’!) And same for the second Volume, which I’ve just finished reading. (Yes, some ‘beauty sleep’ was sacrificed, albeit in a good cause! In any event, I’m reliably informed by ‘friends’ and familiars that it wouldn’t have made much of a difference! 😉)
Seriously, this is quite simply a tour de force of investigative journalism, political analysis, and historical research, and I believe sets a new benchmark in the long list of similar books in this broad genre, at least those of which I’m familiar. I’m currently preparing a full length feature article drawing mainly upon Whitney’s revelations for inspiration, whilst calling upon my own past knowledge and reading to fill out a broader narrative covering similar themes and issues, all of which are today even more relevant and pressing—respectively—than they’ve ever been.
A final point: The Trineday people are to be congratulated for the vision, courage, and spirit that no doubt was required to publish a book like this.
But for now, grab this book. Read it. And spread the word. Available from the publisher.
See link below for an interview with Whitney Webb, conducted by Ryan Cristian from the Last American Vagabond.