THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD is a weekly, international affairs television series, which is produced in Washington, New York City, and in countries around the world. The series is broadcast nationally on public television and PBS stations. The series is also distributed internationally by Voice of America Television. Whether here in the United States or abroad, DENNIS WHOLEY sets out to explore the cultural, social and political lives of people around the world.
In this timely and extensive interview, Dennis Wholey speaks with Gen. Michael V. Hayden (Former Director of the CIA) about his new book, The Assault on Intelligence: American National Security in an Age of Lies. Their conversation explores the unique way in which the world and our leaders operate within a "Post Truth" society and the cultural shifts that have lead us into this new age. Additionally Gen. Hayden offers his highly informed perspective on President Trump's decision making processes, the impact of the recent "Singapore Summit" and the very nature of American ideals. General Hayden has formerly served as Director of the National Security Agency and Director of the Central Intelligence Agency.