Posts Tagged: CIA
Did the CIA accept information obtained from a journalist tortured to death?
Human Rights Watch continues to face charges from activists, including Nobel Laureates, who say the group is too close to Washington to criticize U.S. foreign policy.
In a twisted new world, the all-American heroes wield the pliers and waterboards.
Pakistan's elected government claims to oppose U.S. drone strikes. So why has it kidnapped a prominent drone war critic?
If Nelson Mandela were alive and an active revolutionary today, would he have been targeted for extrajudicial assassination?
A modest proposal for how to spy more effectively.
Jeremy Scahill's 'Dirty Wars' conveys the sinister, unaccountable, and deadly power concentrated in the halls of Washington that now threatens the planet.
Emphasis, as always, added.
Could the charges on which former C.I.A. agent John Kiriakou are being jailed be any flimsier?
It's as if there's a zero sum relationship between the accuracy of targeting and those targeted.