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PODCAST: The CIA & Me: John Kiriakou discusses, torture, whistle blowing and the Espionage Act

Updated: May 11, 2020

In this episode of the Bitter Truth with Abe Abdelhadi, Former CIA agent and whistle blower, John Kiriakou discusses exposing torture under the Bush Administration and his prosecution and conviction under Barack Obama. He gets into Julian Assange, foreign policy and if we can work our way back. He is the host of the Loud & Clear podcast on all platforms as well as a well-known author. His books include, the Reluctant Spy, the Convenient Terrorist and Doing Time Like a Spy. These and others can be found at


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