Ottawa Now – Former CSIS intelligence officer ‘gobsmacked’ over David Johnston’s decision to favour public hearings on foreign interference


Special rapporteur David Johnston says public hearings, not public inquiries, should be the next path forward in the fight against foreign interference. Dan Stanton, an Instructor in National Security at uOttawa, spent 32 years working in CSIS as an Intelligence Officer. He explains why Johnston’s decision wasn’t the correct one.