November 02, 2015 at 03:10PM on Facebook

Well, this looks like a scary little tome. If only all the people who were so eager to dress as ghouls, witches and vampires for Halloween were as interested in understanding true evil.
“Yes, there is an amorphous group of unelected corporate lawyers, bankers, and intelligence and military officials who form an American ‘deep state,’ setting real limits on the rare politicians who ever try to get out of line. They do collaborate with and nurture their deep state counterparts in other countries, to whom they feel far more loyalty than their fellow citizens. The minions of the deep state hate and fear even the mildest moves towards democracy, and fight against it by any means available to them. They’re not all-powerful and don’t get exactly what they want, but on the issues that matter most they almost always win in the end. And while all this is mostly right there in the open, discernible by anyone who’s curious and has a library card, if you don’t go looking you will never hear a single word about it.”
A New Biography Traces the Pathology of Allen Dulles and His Appalling Cabal