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Cross-posted at Facing South [UPDATE: Watch the hearings LIVE, right now, ...
by ProgressiveSouth
Comment Count 592 comments on Wed Feb 07, 2007 at 08:09 AM PST with 866 Recommends
Jeremy Scahill has an article up now at the Nation outlining the details of this story. The company frequently known as Blackwater and frequently dissed for re-branding itself as the Scientology-...
by itsbenj
Comment Count 567 comments on Tue Aug 04, 2009 at 01:31 PM PDT with 813 Recommends
(Cross-posted at Firedoglake .) The New York ...
by Naomi Wolf
Comment Count 501 comments on Thu Sep 27, 2007 at 02:05 PM PDT with 663 Recommends
Updated w/links @ bottom Ok, folks, this is probably the single most outrageous thing I’ve come across in years. To put these families -- who’ve already given the ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 296 comments on Fri Jun 08, 2007 at 08:47 PM PDT with 648 Recommends
From The New York Times : WASHINGTON — Just weeks before Blackwater guards fatally shot 17 civilians at Baghdad’s Nisour Square in 2007, the State Department began investigating the security ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 303 comments on Sun Jun 29, 2014 at 08:58 PM PDT with 572 Recommends
Certainly not an earth shattering headline, but disturbing nonetheless. The lack of love between George Bush and the United Nations is an old "dog-bites-man" story. Having put haters like John ...
by L C Johnson
Comment Count 455 comments on Tue Sep 25, 2007 at 12:24 PM PDT with 568 Recommends
[From the diaries - BarbinMD] As I woke up yesterday morning to the piercing sound the alarm, my first thought was of pulling the covers over my head and going back to sleep. Sleep. ...
by debel u
Comment Count 311 comments on Wed Oct 17, 2007 at 12:05 PM PDT with 562 Recommends
I was late watching Bill Mahr's Real Time this week, but I found at least one part of the show very interesting. More below the fold.
by caseyaaronsmith
Comment Count 557 comments on Mon Aug 24, 2009 at 01:17 PM PDT with 552 Recommends
Breaking From the NY Times... Top executives at Blackwater Worldwide authorized secret payments of ...
by trifecta
Comment Count 223 comments on Tue Nov 10, 2009 at 03:16 PM PST with 532 Recommends
Erik Prince does NOT get really challenged by Congress. Michael Mukasey says the president is not bound by some laws and yet will be confirmed overwhelmingly Despite Dodd's noble threat to ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 427 comments on Sat Oct 20, 2007 at 04:46 AM PDT with 494 Recommends
Henry Waxman, is starting to see major red where Inspector General Howard Krongard is concerned. (H/T to Nolo ...
by Terre
Comment Count 290 comments on Fri Sep 28, 2007 at 11:56 AM PDT with 484 Recommends
At first I thought Darrell Issa, Republican congressman from California, must be attempting what we human beings call a sense of humor. On C-Span's Washington Journal, Issa issued this not-so-...
by TocqueDeville
Comment Count 266 comments on Wed Oct 03, 2007 at 12:24 PM PDT with 462 Recommends
He is already Commander-in-Chief of the United States Armed Forces, the most lethal military on this planet. So why does he also need a mercenary army? I found a link to a documentary on ...
by ImpeachKingBushII
Comment Count 337 comments on Mon Apr 09, 2007 at 02:41 AM PDT with 451 Recommends
From today's Washington Post - "Are you asking me about Vice President Biden?"
by Alan Grayson
Comment Count 334 comments on Tue Jun 22, 2010 at 05:01 PM PDT with 425 Recommends
Consider this a drive-by diary. I'm heading out the door but before I left I felt I needed to post this. From the upcoming, October 15th issue of Newsweek. Of the many stories coming out of Iraq,
by MsLibrarian
Comment Count 233 comments on Thu Oct 11, 2007 at 02:27 PM PDT with 419 Recommends
Despite the dedicated efforts of journalists like Jeremy Scahill and the many diarists on this site, the MSM has not yet caught hold of ...
by zashvil
Comment Count 262 comments on Sat Mar 31, 2007 at 06:12 AM PDT with 408 Recommends
Today in the understated language that is his style, Rep. Henry Waxman, Chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform released a memorandum ...
by Magnifico
Comment Count 247 comments on Mon Oct 01, 2007 at 01:29 PM PDT with 405 Recommends
Spencer Ackerman at TPMmucraker has a story up about a letter ...
by Mary2002
Comment Count 254 comments on Tue Sep 25, 2007 at 04:12 PM PDT with 395 Recommends
Hot off the presses, Senator Kerry has now joined Henry Waxman in the inquiry to Blackwater's alleged tax evasion. As I am sure most of you know, Henry ...
by beachmom
Comment Count 302 comments on Wed Oct 24, 2007 at 06:37 AM PDT with 384 Recommends
Hey look ma, I did a breaking thang! This is so beautiful . Listed 1 hour ago in the NYT:
by Randgrithr
Comment Count 220 comments on Mon Oct 22, 2007 at 10:41 AM PDT with 382 Recommends