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In yet another example of how actual professional journalism is almost completely dead in this country (save for a few brave souls like Mat Taibbi and Jeremy Scahill) a blogger, presumably in his ...
by MightyMole
Comment Count 234 comments on Fri Dec 11, 2009 at 10:45 PM PST with 263 Recommends
Early this morning, EmptyWheel’s Jim White published a fairly quick read (summary) covering what I think might be one of the most disconcerting aspects of the entire Syrian story and (specifically ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 233 comments on Wed Sep 04, 2013 at 02:03 PM PDT with 169 Recommends
Senator Dianne Feinstein made headlines denouncing the CIA last March 11 for spying on the Senate committee tasked with investigating the CIA's post-9/11 torture program. She said the CIA "may ...
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 368 comments on Fri Jul 11, 2014 at 08:49 AM PDT with 125 Recommends
[Intro Note: For many here at Daily Kos, this will be very hard to take. Also, Physicians for Human Rights has called ...
by Valtin
Comment Count 96 comments on Wed May 12, 2010 at 12:45 PM PDT with 56 Recommends
That we have personnel and forces in Iraq isn't entirely new news, but we now have a lot more information about the "dirty wars" than we had before. And this situation is really complicated, for a ...
by joanneleon
Comment Count 35 comments on Tue Mar 12, 2013 at 07:00 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
Last week was the official opening weekend of Dirty Wars: The World is a Battlefield , Jeremy Scahill's first documentary and an abridged version of his new book by the same name. This diary is ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 45 comments on Sat Jun 15, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Remember a couple years ago, when Obama said we’d shape up his drone program and achieve “ near certainty ” that civilians wouldn’t be killed and ...
by Mark Fiore
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 06:50 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
On August 17, DEBKAfile, an Israeli defense blog reported that Gen. Martin Dempsey, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff was in Jordan inspecting command and control facilities from which the ...
by leveymg
Comment Count 29 comments on Sat Aug 24, 2013 at 07:33 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Greg Miller, of The Washington Post, reports that U.S. ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Jul 27, 2011 at 07:32 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To receive TomDispatch in your inbox three times a week, click here .  Sometimes, it’s hard to grasp just how our world has been transformed ...
by TomDispatch
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Jul 01, 2013 at 07:31 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To receive TomDispatch in your inbox three times a week, click here .  Here’s a question for you: Can a military tiptoe onto a continent? It ...
by TomDispatch
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Sep 05, 2013 at 07:18 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To receive TomDispatch in your inbox three times a week, click here . The other day, Hamid Karzai, the U.S.-supported Afghan president who was ...
by TomDispatch
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jun 18, 2013 at 07:47 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
• Ongoing programs of "extrajudicial targeting and punishment" -- the covert methodology for an American genocide, ostensibly aimed at "terrorists" but used by bureaucrat ...
by Aviben
Comment Count 203 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2009 at 08:19 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
• A covert "extrajudicial targeting and punishment network" spawned or expanded under the Bush-Cheney "reign of terror" has targeted millions of Americans with programs and ...
by Aviben
Comment Count 70 comments on Mon Apr 06, 2009 at 09:55 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
GESTAPO USA: Gov't-Funded Vigilante Network Terrorizes America GET POLITICAL w/ VIC LIVINGSTON • Pervasive NSA surveillance of the public and journalists just the baseline ...
by Aviben
Comment Count 107 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2009 at 08:45 AM PDT with 1 Recommend