Michael Hayden

2016 US election

Former CIA head Michael Hayden on why he won't endorse Trump or Clinton

Hayden answered a wide range of questions regarding national security, the presidential elections, Hillary Clinton — and Donald Trump.
VICE News
8.23.16
Opinion

'Leaked' Burr-Feinstein Encryption Bill Is a Threat to American Privacy

Every service, person, human rights worker, protester, reporter, company—the list goes on—will be easier to spy on.
Sean Vitka
4.8.16
News

Carly Fiorina May Have Revealed State Secrets by Bragging About Helping the NSA

In boasting about sending servers to the NSA after 9/11, Fiorina might have revealed classified information.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.7.15
News

Former NSA Chief: I 'Would Not Support' Encryption Backdoors

Gen. Michael Hayden publicly comes out against FBI’s crypto war.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.6.15
politics

Carly Fiorina: I Supplied HP Servers for NSA Snooping

The GOP presidential candidate also defended waterboarding in an interview Monday.
Sam Gustin
9.28.15
politics

An Apology to Every Single American (Excerpt from VICE News' Interview with Michael Morell)

In this excerpt, former Deputy Director of the CIA Michael Morell admits that the intelligence the CIA produced about Saddam Hussein’s nuclear intentions, which paved the way to war, was flawed.
VICE News
7.8.15
Michael Morell

Was the Senate Torture Report Biased? (Extra Scene from VICE News' Interview with Michael Morell)

In this extra scene, former Deputy Director of the CIA Michael Morell discusses the Senate’s 500-page torture report, and how they might have got things wrong.
VICE News
7.1.15
Michael Morell

VICE News Interviews the CIA’s Former Deputy Director Michael Morell

Former Deputy Director of the CIA Michael Morell sat down with VICE News for a candid discussion about the Iraq war and the CIA’s "enhanced interrogation" program.
VICE News
6.26.15
Michael Morell

The CIA’s Former Deputy Director Speaks: The VICE News Interview (Trailer)

Coming soon: Former Deputy Director of the CIA Michael Morell sat down with VICE News for a candid discussion about the Iraq war and the CIA’s enhanced interrogation program.
VICE News
6.22.15
Primary Sources

This Is What Started the Senate’s Battle With the CIA Over the Torture Report

Documents obtained by VICE News depict a fight over the classification of info related to the CIA's destruction of interrogation videotapes.
Jason Leopold
5.4.15
Motherboard Blog

A Former NSA Chief Thinks Privacy and Free Information Activists Are Potential Terrorists

Michael Hayden, former NSA and CIA director, is helping the US expand the definition of “terrorist.”
DJ Pangburn
8.8.13