I found John Rendon by chance tonight when I came across “Rumsfeld’s Roadmap to Propaganda” on the website of the National Security Archive at
It is, in fact, against the law to target PSYOPS at US citizens, but it is being done – just another law being broken by the government in the post-9/11 free-for-all.
The Archive website cites publications that had referred to the Roadmap even before it was released under the Freedom of Information Act. One of those publications was Rolling Stone magazine, and so I read the article they had published in November 2005: “The Man Who Sold the War: Meet John Rendon, Bush's general in the propaganda war” by James Bamford.
John Rendon and his company, the Rendon Group, have been in the business of wars and clandestine operations for about 16 years. They get paid to do work which is too sketchy for the CIA and they get paid to disseminate false information. They are paid for most of their work by the
What the Kuwaitis wanted was help in selling a war of liberation to the American government -- and the American public. Rendon proposed a massive “perception management” campaign designed to convince the world of the need to join forces to rescue
Most of the Rolling Stone article deals with what John Rendon has been doing since
Rolling Stone – The Man Who Sold the War:
Rumsfeld’s Roadmap to Propaganda: