While checking out some tweets by Rob Reiner, I noticed he retweeted something by former CIA director John Brennan. It was powerful and what I consider to be on point. So, I read some more posts by him and found his tweets to be equally robust. Here are eight I chose that were posted between September 16 through November 27. I can safely say he speaks for millions.
Here’s his latest tweet…
Your feelings of inferiority, insecurity, vulnerability, and culpability are loud & clear. You remind me of how many corrupt authoritarian leaders abroad behaved before they were deposed. Bob Mueller’s name will be revered in the annals of U.S. history; your name will be scorned. https://t.co/aYnYetwJV1
— John O. Brennan (@JohnBrennan) November 27, 2018
A great way to honor our troops and, while indirectly derogating Trump…
On this special day, I give thanks for all Americans who honorably serve and protect our Country as well as those who bravely speak out against injustice, lies, prejudice, & sexual assault. I very much look forward to future Thanksgivings when we will come together as one Nation.
— John O. Brennan (@JohnBrennan) November 22, 2018
It’s about accountability—and again Brennan nails it…
Since Mr. Trump excels in dishonesty, it is now up to members of Congress to obtain & declassify the CIA findings on Jamal Khashoggi’s death. No one in Saudi Arabia—most especially the Crown Prince—should escape accountability for such a heinous act. https://t.co/exQrZKybhk
— John O. Brennan (@JohnBrennan) November 20, 2018
Sometimes it’s easy to forget when we were respected by leaders and countries around the world.
Trudeau, Macron, Merkel…it is so refreshing to see principled leaders saying & doing the right things…for their countries as well as for global peace & stability. I miss the days when American Presidents, while never perfect, were respected for their honesty & integrity. https://t.co/6ylCDH8ETP
— John O. Brennan (@JohnBrennan) November 12, 2018
And tomorrow he’ll tell us how he really feels…
Stop blaming others. Look in the mirror. Your inflammatory rhetoric, insults, lies, & encouragement of physical violence are disgraceful. Clean up your act….try to act Presidential. The American people deserve much better. BTW, your critics will not be intimidated into silence. https://t.co/cS5qNiuU7o
— John O. Brennan (@JohnBrennan) October 25, 2018
Vote we did…
It is impossible to overstate @realDonaldTrump’s corrosive impact on our political culture & national character. Rejection of his demagoguery, his lies, and the politics of fear espoused by McConnell & Graham is at hand. If you want to make a difference, vote!!!
— John O. Brennan (@JohnBrennan) October 9, 2018
I love this man…
It’s neither illegal nor a witch hunt. Thankfully, most Americans have confidence in Bob Mueller & believe in legitimacy of investigation. Irrespective of party, all should accept Mueller’s findings as apolitical, whether they ascribe probable guilt or innocence to you & others. https://t.co/iYg7Wdn28t
— John O. Brennan (@JohnBrennan) September 16, 2018
Not much more to say. Brennan says it all.