Posts Tagged: CIA
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.
The capture of CIA sources in Beirut represents a coup for Hezbollah.
The CIA's drone war in Pakistan is setting precedents that will one day come back to haunt America.
Civilians of the CIA conducting drone attacks invites retaliation on U.S. citizens.
President Obama praised the CIA for its role in killing Osama bin Laden, but we should not be so quick to hail a shadowy agency hell-bent on shielding its actions from public scrutiny.