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Jeb Bush has performed a valuable service with his recent missteps and flubs , he’s reminded ...
by Mark Fiore
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 06:50 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
His Own Man (right) and the man whose ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 116 comments on Wed Feb 18, 2015 at 07:06 AM PST with 79 Recommends
This is a re-post from May 1, 2009. Since there seems to be an ongoing discussion here and in the mainstream media about whether or not torture aided in finding Osama bin Laden, I figured this ...
by indiemcemopants
Comment Count 48 comments on Thu May 05, 2011 at 02:48 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
The Bush era destruction of videotapes showing the torture of terrorist suspects has been just one of many continuing criminal outrages for which there has yet to be a full accounting. We now know ...
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 44 comments on Fri Apr 16, 2010 at 12:01 PM PDT with 52 Recommends
Another document release sheds some light into ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 79 comments on Fri Apr 16, 2010 at 01:43 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
It isn't every day that the ridiculous hypocrisy of our criminal justice system is exposed so bluntly. The New York Times [reports http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/16/us/16indict.html?hp] this ...
by Jay Elias
Comment Count 52 comments on Fri Apr 16, 2010 at 06:19 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
Just up on the NYT, Porter Goss, former CIA director backed destroying the CIA tapes of interrogations in 2005. Porter Goss ...
by calchala
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu Apr 15, 2010 at 06:43 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
Last week, seven former directors of the Central Intelligence Agency, who made their own contributions to the CIA’s low esteem over the past 35 years, asked President Barack Obama to make sure ...
by Mel Goodman
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Sep 23, 2009 at 03:07 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Number 2 At CIA Was CFO Of ArmorGroup,NA Distingushed Marines, Former Employees Of ArmorGroup, ChargeCompany Lied To State Deparment To Get Embassy Contract Say They Were Fired When They ...
by actuality
Comment Count 16 comments on Sun Sep 06, 2009 at 11:59 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
David Broder, the senior op-ed writer at the Washington Post, has joined his colleagues (Fred Hiatt, David Ignatius, and Richard Cohen) in condemning Attorney General Eric Holder’s decision to ...
by Mel Goodman
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Sep 04, 2009 at 01:16 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Porter Goss may have helped to peddle the story that Nancy Pelosi was fully briefed on the Bush administration's torture policies, but ...
by Barbara Morrill
Comment Count 83 comments on Thu May 21, 2009 at 09:08 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Will Porter Goss be prosecuted for lying to Congress? Mar. 18, 2005, Reuters Goss told the Senate ...
by jqjacobs
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon May 18, 2009 at 07:51 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
How is it possible that Nancy Pelosi is getting pulled into a bunch of he-said-she-said over CIA briefings in 2003? How come Nancy can't point at that the CIA was in a state of collapse during ...
by bernardpliers
Comment Count 43 comments on Sat May 16, 2009 at 07:14 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
As if Satan’s tail was gathering and sweeping heaven clean of a third of its angels, we may owe the 666 beast himself, Dick Cheney for eradicating the American political landscape of flunky ...
by lbines
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri May 15, 2009 at 12:58 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Cheney and factions within the CIA are invested in a campaign to smear Nancy Pelosi and other congressional Democrats in order to detract from their role in DESIGNING, IMPLEMENTING, and ...
by drational
Comment Count 53 comments on Fri May 15, 2009 at 06:11 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Here I've compiled a lengthy list on the ongoing discussion (read: illegal implementation and defense) of torture. I just think it is really interesting, in hindsight, to go re-read articles where ...
by indiemcemopants
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri May 01, 2009 at 09:07 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
The MSM must make clear that the two CIA reports Dick Cheney asked to make public were written years *after* the torture of KSM and others became publicly known. These reports were concocted, under ...
by Sharon Wraight
Comment Count 26 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2009 at 01:44 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
The original CQ story on the Harman wiretap created many ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 116 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2009 at 01:38 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Former CIA director Porter Goss takes to the op-ed page of WaPo with a shrill screed about the ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 151 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2009 at 03:02 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
1792 - The guillotine was first used to execute highwayman Nicolas J. Pelletier. 1957 - Operations began at the first experimental sodium nuclear reactor. ...
by agnostic
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2009 at 10:20 AM PDT with 7 Recommends