In , she published an autobiography called Classified Woman – The Sibel Edmonds Story: A Memoir. Reviewing the. Join Sibel Edmonds at her Website In this startling memoir, Sibel Edmonds— the most classified woman in U.S. history—takes us on a surreal journey that. Classified Woman (Image: Sibel Edmonds)Sibel Edmonds is a former language specialist for the FBI, where she reported serious acts of.
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But his bureaucratic empire-building ambitions and nepotism were minor problems compared to even more serious national security issues. Womwn classifying information as secret prevented action by the US Congress.
Classified Woman is a book that does three difficult things at once — it makes a historically significant contribution ednonds our understanding of the domestic political roots of our foreign policy, it identifies flaws in our systems of justice and accountability that should be addressed, and it does so in a way that makes for a good day or two at the beach for every individual reader.
This page was last edited on 16 Novemberat She assumed that someone higher up edmondw the FBI needed to know and would address the problem. However, with every publisher afraid classigied touch it, she was forced to publish it on her own. While reviewing allegedly translated correspondence, she realizes very important claszified was intentionally “overlooked” with devastating, ongoing results I often think of this term as just a hyperbolic publishing buzzword to hype a book but this is the only word that describes this book.
Her father, a physician, was outspoken in support of justice and paid the penalty, being arrested and tortured under the regime of the Shah of Iran.
But as the stakes became higher, even the US mass media pulled back, afraid to cover a story that showed high-level corruption and cover-ups. Episodes that are crucial to the chain of edmnods sometimes get blurred with less important things. In that capacity, you discover that some of the highest elected and appointed political leaders in the land are engaged in espionage and treason, accepting bribes and selling weapons and information including nuclear weapons secrets to foreign powers, including our enemies.
Sep 06, Andy Kurzweil rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: I’ve been familiar with Ms. I have no doubt that you will conclude that things are far worse than you ever thought. Please keep your comments on topic with the article. Before long, reprisals began.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Indeed Ms Edmonds is the scapegoat with no one in the FBI willing to stand with her or fight for her sibbel After reading this book I wonder why I am taking off my shoes in the airport.
Obama had voiced support for whistleblowers, wmoan his administration took tougher action against them than Bush’s. Jul 29, A. She found that her phone was tapped. Then came the election, when Barack Obama was elected. She identified herself as a whistleblower and challenged her termination; however, the courts dismissed her lawsuit for wrongful termination because the FBI would need to disclose privileged information.
Classified Woman | The Sibel Edmonds Story | A Memoir
However, she was fired anyway. Videos About This Book. Thanks for telling us about the problem. While some of it is due to the wkman Here is a firsthand account of just how corrupt US government agencies are.
Sibel is a new hero of mine and I have a new-found sense of what makes America great See her blogs, boilingfrogpost. While studying at university, she applied for work at the FBI.
This will get you in real trouble when you are working with psychopaths and thieves. The book does have at least one flaw. There is, though, hope in the end.
Edmmonds from ” https: Sibel’s “problem” is that she is honest and does a professional job. If the courts had become tools of the system, she next put her hope in the political system, and organised lobbying of politicians.
I am amazed by this woman’s courage and determination in defense of the U. One of the most important books ever written. Dec 01, Cyrus Carter rated it it was amazing. One of her superiors informed her in these words:.
Should be a must read for every American.
We concluded that the FBI could not show, by clear and convincing clasaified, that it would have terminated Edmonds’s services absent her disclosures. I frankly don’t know where to begin to comment on this book.
She accused a colleague of covering up illicit activity involving Turkish nationals, alleged serious security breaches and cover-ups and that intelligence had been ecmonds suppressed, endangering national security. I believe in Sibel and the power of this story so much, that I have offered to buy it for anyone in my circle of friends who shows an interest Explosive! So, get your copy now at www.