There is indeed very little doubt that the creation of the Intelligence community was all but about the Soviet Union and how its rapid expanding global influence could be sabotaged and subsequently defeated altogether…
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The intelligence community
Right from the Revolution that ushered in the independent America to the constitutional making, America’s founding fathers had their best foot forward, instituting and subsequently implementing well thought out policies as a tool for conflict resolution; policies that have passed the test of time to ward-off the effects brought about by being a shaky nation. With the rise of the Soviet Union to the status of an equal super power, rivaling the United States soon after Second World War, the number of silver bullets toward the United States increased in leaps and bounds, threatening the very security of a nation that had enjoyed superiority since World War I, in effect, raising Americans’ fears to question the capability of the state to protect itself and its position among nations of the world; questions which only piled up with the shocking incident of Pearl Harbor in 1941 . This very incident informed the need to increase security as a preventive mechanism to any foreign threats, which was but a reality, thus, the restructuring of the intelligence service from a simple political tool to a more developed and well-structured security organization that culminated into the formation of the Central Intelligence Agency in 1947.
It is news in the open in the 21st century America, that the intelligence service might have failed the nation yet again. The question as to whether the United States has a supervisory role over nations is indisputable; for America has but a global footprint that no any other nation can and/or will ever match in the near future.
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