Why Defense Secretary Esper Didn't Sound The Alarm On Trump Sooner

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Secretary of Defense Mark Esper is now sharing the truth about what really happened during the Trump years—and just how dangerous the ex-president was to American democracy.

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I hope this rebounds on Esper. He could have released his information when he was fired and NOT charge people for it.

Author — Jeanette Wilcox

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Wow, he is portraying himself as a hero. I guess he won't mind if we don't buy his book.

Author — Hamlet 101

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Maybe this explains why there has been no action from the DOJ. Merrick Garland hasn't finished writing his book yet.

Author — Frederick Welham

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Wow such courage he says it now where it benifits him financially

Author — Craig Adam

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He and others had a duty to the American people to call this out during Trump's presidency not only once his book is coming out.

Author — Shannon Fergusson

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Gee, what courage to wait until there was no risk to himself to speak up.

Author — Tim Kaldahl

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This then begs the question, what else does Esper know that didn’t make it into his book and what is he doing about it?

Author — RE

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Well dammit! I would have just had been fired! Y’all let this dangerous monster loose and kept quite! And it’s still happening right now!

Author — Millie G

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Could have been Four Dead in Ohio all over again. Esper could have come out with this after being fired instead of waiting for his book.

Author — Magno Grail

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Maybe if the January 6th committee gave everyone a book deal we might get to the truth about January 6th.

Author — GrimJerr

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Only when a book to sell these traitors can speak out

Author — M0

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those people that know bad things someone did and write a book about it should be guilty too,

Author — Tj Roberts

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So much for the claim that "adults were in the room"

Author — Jock Young

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I guess he knew his book wouldn’t be as interesting if people knew this before his book came out.

Author — Sharon Coronado

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They have to write books because no one would do anything back then and now.

Author — BriarDan

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Why didn't he tell us all this before he was trying to promote his book? I'm being rhetorical. I think we know the answer to that question.

Author — iandhr1

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Eh, here's the thing, I can't deny that Esper has a point about how if he let himself get fired, the replacement might be a true believer. It's not like any elected Republicans would ever be willing to prevent Trump from nuking Bolivia or whatever, so harm reduction is something to acknowledge. On the other hand, I think the ethical thing to do now that he's out and can reduce harm no more would be to not sell a book and instead to release all this information to the public for free.

Author — Jared Hite

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"America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves." - Abraham Lincoln.

Author — Jimmy The Greek

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AGAIN.... IT TAKES HOW LONG TO INFORM AMERICANS AT HOW MUCH DANGER WE'RE IN?

Author — SHEVVILYN

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Esper is a coward.
I can understand his stated excuse for keeping quiet before he was fired.
The time to publish this was after he had been fired not a year later.
It should also have been published as on the record interviews or public statement, not as part of a book deal.

But then again, he is a Republican and personal gain is part of their creed so it is no surprise he has taken this route.

Author — Ian High