EIR Exclusive Interview with Col. Lawrence Wilkerson on the War Danger
Our Nation Needs an 'Alert and Knowledgeable Citizenry' To Avoid Imperial Wars and Keep a Future-Looking Economy
Col. Lawrence Wilkerson spent 31 years in the U.S. Army, serving in Vietnam, in the Pacific Command, on the faculty of the Navy War College, and at the Marine Corps University. In 1989 he became of Chief of Staff to Gen. Colin Powell in the final months of Powell's serving as National Security Advisor. He was Chief of Staff to General Powell at the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and when General Powell was Secretary of State. He was an outspoken critic of the Iraq War, and continues to speak out against the ongoing war in Afghanistan and the abuses of the U.S. Constitution, in both the Bush and the Obama Administrations.
Colonel Wilkerson granted the following interview on December 22, 2011 to EIR Counterintelligence Editor Jeffrey Steinberg.