Archive for March 15th, 2018

Post. 15 Mar 2018.


It was no surprise that establishment figures urged Carter not to make Brzezinski his national security adviser. One of them was Cyrus Vance, who became Carter’s secretary of state, and who was routinely outmanoeuvred by Brzezinski. When asked why the adviser had been allowed to get the better of Vance, Carter replied: “Because Zbig sent me 10 ideas a night, and I was lucky to get a single idea a month out of the State Department”.


Post. 14 Mar 2018.