That was the reaction of a former high-ranking CIA officer and national security official now living in Sarasota to news that President Trump revealed top-secret information to Russian officials last week at the White House. Since March, I have been speaking to the 23-year intelligence official (under the condition of anonymity) about the Russian influence on the 2016 election and the investigation about possible collusion with Trump and his associates.
With respect to relegating the iconic American Museum of Science & Energy (AMSE) in Oak Ridge to a derelict old building and tearing down the current structure as has been reported in your pages, I have this to say. Has everyone lost their civic pride? We need to rethink what this actually means to the community.
In the family visitors’ lounge, under paintings of Disney cartoon characters, two dozen incarcerated men at Dade Correctional Institution take turns walking up to a microphone to recite poems they wrote while in prison. They’re all dressed in the same blue prison-issued uniforms.