Joint Chiefs Chairman Broke Chain of Command, Warned Chinese if Trump Tried to “Go Rogue”

A new book details the lengths Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Mark Milley went to undermine the civilian authority of the Trump administration. Republican lawmakers are calling for Milley’s resignation.


According to a new book by Bob Woodward and Washington Post reporter Robert Costa, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley secretly contacted his Communist Chinese counterpart in an effort to “avert armed conflict” with China.


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Author’s Take

That there are any voices in the media protecting or defending Gen. Milley is surprising. But the most anti-Trump journalists and commentators are apparently willing to break every institutional norm they pretend to hold dear if it means scoring points on and denigrating Trump.

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