Guest Host: Steve Roberts

Robert Baer spent two decades in the Middle East as a CIA counterterrorism operative. In his new book, he expresses his frustration with recent changes in the agency that he believes have reduced its intelligence-gathering capabilities.

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  • Robert Baer former CIA operative and author of "Sleeping with the Devil" (Crown 2003)

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