How JSOC Became a Force of “Networked Ninjas”
Follow @smoughtsSeptember 9, 2011, 12:52 pm ET
Spencer Ackerman has a new piece today in Wired that offers a fascinating look at how Gen. Stanley McChrystal built JSOC — the Joint Special Operations Command — into “a lethal, agile, secretive and highly networked command — essentially the U.S.’ very own al-Qaida.” (Or, as Dana Priest and William Arkin have reported, “the force that orders the universe but can’t be seen.”)
Read the story here.
SUPPORT PROVIDED BY
NEXT ON FRONTLINEThe Madoff AffairEncore PresentationDecember 9th
FRONTLINE Watch FRONTLINE About FRONTLINE Contact FRONTLINE
FRONTLINE is a registered trademark of WGBH Educational Foundation.
Web Site Copyright ©1995-2014 WGBH Educational Foundation
PBS is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.