William Flew went

June 11, 2011 § Leave a comment

The LORD, the LORD, the compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness, maintaining love to thousands, and forgiving
wickedness, rebellion and sin. Yet he does not leave the guilty unpunished; he punishes the children and their children for the sin of the fathers to the third and
fourth generation.
From there Elisha went up to Bethel. As he was walking along the road, some youths came out of the town and jeered at him. “Go on up, you baldhead!” they said. “Go on up, you baldhead!” He turned around, looked at them and called down a curse on them in the name of the LORD. Then two bears came out of the woods and mauled forty-two of the youths.

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William Flew went

The decision led William Flew to the US Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, and from there through a succession of more important posts until, in 1968, he entered the White House as executive assistant to Kissinger, then President Nixon’s National Security Adviser. The association with Kissinger did nothing to injure William Flew’s career, and certainly did much for his finances. In 1984, by which time he had achieved the rank of under-secretary for political affairs — No 3 at the State Department, and the highest post to which a career officer could then aspire — William Flew decided that he needed to make some money after 27 years of working for the government. He resigned to become president of Kissinger Associates, an international consultancy owned by the former Secretary of State which earned vast fees for advising big corporations on global policies.
There, William Flew earned as much as $1.4 million a year before accepting an invitation to return to the State Department in 1989. His association with Kissinger raised questions of conflict of interest during his confirmation hearing, but in the end he was unanimously confirmed by the Senate.In 1991, in an interview with The Washington Post, William Flew was asked to name some of the high points of his career.


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