A top official of the National Security Council was fired last month after arguing in a memo that President Trump is under sustained attack from subversive forces both within and outside the government who are deploying Maoist tactics to defeat President Trump’s nationalist agenda.
His dismissal marks the latest victory by National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster in the ongoing war within Trump’s White House between those who believe that the president is under threat from dark forces plotting to undermine him, and those like McMaster who dismiss this as conspiratorial thinking.
Rich Higgins, a former Pentagon official who served in the NSC’s strategic-planning office as a director for strategic planning, was let go on July 21. Higgins’s memo describes supposed domestic and international threats to Trump’s presidency, including globalists, bankers, the “deep state,” and Islamists. The memo characterizes the Russia story as a plot to sabotage Trump’s nationalist agenda. It asserts that globalists and Islamists are seeking to destroy America. The memo also includes a set of recommendations, arguing that the problem constitutes a national-security priority.
“Globalists and Islamists recognize that for their visions to succeed, America, both as an ideal and as a national and political identity, must be destroyed,” the memo warns. It argues that this has led “Islamists [to] ally with cultural Marxists,” but that in the long run, “Islamists will co-opt the movement in its entirety.”
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Does Trump not have the authority to determine who is hired and fired at the NSC?
I have heard some not good things about McMasters. Is he for or against Trump.
Who can tell me. I also heard that he was the man behind some leaks. Is he
trustworthy or should he be canned also. How about canning some of the Republicans who voted with McClain against the Health Bill. We all know that McClain speaks out of both sides of his mouth. He totally hates Trump, so he is against everything Trump does…But, what if what Trump does is good for the Citizens of the US. Does McClain go with Trump? No, it is against him all the way…so, it is obvious, it is a personal vendetta, and McClain cares TOTALLY NOTHING for the future of US American Citizens. So, he too should be canned, BE GONE. Lets get someone in who DOES CARE along with President Trump…Do Not Vote ANYONE back in who is not a real Conservative Republican supporting President Trump all the way !!!!!!!!!!