Publications by J.D. GORDON

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Jan 30, 2012 0 Comments

Obama’s Deadly New PR Firm Articles / Opinion Editorials

Authors: J.D. GORDON

The dramatic rescue of an American aid worker and her Danish colleague in Somalia by Navy commandos was a terrific encore to the killing of Osama bin Laden in Pakistan nine months ago. However, all the White House-driven publicity for both events has helped turn the once-secret SEAL Team 6 into a household term, with likely negative consequences.

Although SEAL Team 6 and its official successor, the Naval Special Warfare Development Group, have been around since the 1980s, their missions always were kept secret to shield their members’ identities and protect operational security.

Every president since the team’s founding has deployed this “elite of the elites” unit, created as one remedy to fix the hollowed-out military under President Carter – specifically to prevent more incidents like the botched hostage rescue attempt of hostages from the U.S. Embassy in Iran. Its ranks are made of highly specialized and seasoned professionals, traditionally handpicked from existing SEAL teams.

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Jan 20, 2012 0 Comments

Why bombing Iran may not work Television Appearances

Authors: J.D. GORDON

JD Gordon visits Fox News to discuss tactical options for dealing with Iran.