INVERSE: Why has this topic come to a head in the last few years? Does it come from within the intelligence community or from forces outside?
ELIZONDO: There has been an increase in support for transparency around the UAP [unidentified aerial phenomena] subject from both inside and outside government. We’re now living in a world where most in government who’ve been briefed on the full UAP portfolio immediately realize the seriousness of this subject.“THE REALITY OF UFOS IS NO LONGER A STIGMATIZED ISSUE. IT’S FACT.”