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In advance of Obama counterterrorism chief John Brennan's confirmation hearing (Thursday) to head the CIA, eleven senators are seeking--demanding--access to the secret legal memo(s) giving the legal ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 163 comments on Tue Feb 05, 2013 at 06:25 AM PST with 39 Recommends
I wrote yesterday about Obama administration assassination czar John O. Brennan's "disposition matrix," the targeting list allowing President Obama - and presumably all ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Oct 26, 2012 at 06:06 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
In a rare moment of intestinal fortitude, the Washington Post is publishing an explosive (an operative word here) series on a cool Hollywood-sounding "disposition matrix," . . . .a next-generation ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 47 comments on Thu Oct 25, 2012 at 05:39 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
I thought we were done with "death panels" after the health care debate, but as the New York Times reported yesterday , Obama has his own 100-person "death panel" made up of members of the ever-...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 631 comments on Wed May 30, 2012 at 06:03 AM PDT with 148 Recommends
The government's not ticked the the Underwear Bomber II ("undie-bomber") plot got out, they're just pissed about the sputtering, messy, and misleading way in which it got out. The National Journal ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri May 18, 2012 at 06:45 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Yesterday, President Obama's top counterterrorism adviser, John O. Brennan, gave an extensive speech defending the use of automated drones to target and kill suspected terrorists without due process -
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue May 01, 2012 at 05:36 AM PDT with 25 Recommends