Post Tagged with: "CIA"

US Officials Signed Off On Movie Depicting Assassination Of North Korean Leader

Screenshot from movie trailer of The Interview

Perhaps North Korea’s claim that the movie is part of a coordinated US propaganda effort are not so outlandish as first thought, leaked internal emails from Sony reveal.

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Jon Stewart: ‘Puppet Master’ Dick Cheney’s Mind Is The ‘Scariest F*cking Place In The Universe’ (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart: ‘Puppet Master’ Dick Cheney’s Mind Is The ‘Scariest F*cking Place In The Universe’ (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart took on Dick Cheney’s repeated defense of torture, calling the former Vice Presidential puppetmaster’s mind “the scariest f*cking place in the universe.”

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Dick Cheney: George W. Bush ‘Knew’ About Torture and ‘Approved It’ (VIDEO)

via Huffington Post

Dick Cheney clarified that George W. Bush definitely knew about the CIA’s horrific torture program.

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Justice Scalia Gets Constitution Wrong: Says It Doesn’t Ban Torture, Even Against Americans

Justice Antonin Scalia. Image from http://legalgeekery.com/2009/10/02/scalia-lawyers-do-nothing-productive-for-society/

Apparently, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia never learned about the Eighth Amendment in law school.

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Someone In The US Senate Tried To Wipe Out CIA Torture From Wikipedia Page

Photo CC by Jordan L'Hôte

Someone in Congress thought to get all editorial on Wikipedia, systematically trying to wipe out any references to torture in the recently released CIA Torture report.

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Dick Cheney Claims Enhanced Interrogation Wasn’t Torture, CIA Report ‘Full Of Crap’ (VIDEO)

Dick Cheney Claims Enhanced Interrogation Wasn’t Torture, CIA Report ‘Full Of Crap’ (VIDEO)

” I think that what needed to be done, was done. I think we were perfectly justified in doing it, and I’d do it again in a minute.”

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Rep. Peter King Believes Torture Report Was Used To Distract From Obamacare (VIDEO)

Rep. Peter King Believes Torture Report Was Used To Distract From Obamacare (VIDEO)

King, who claims the interrogation tactics were “very mild” and those who disagree hate America, also believes the torture report was released to distract from Obamacare.

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CIA Torture Report Makes Jon Stewart Want To Puke (VIDEO)

Screen Capture from Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart covered the release of the CIA torture report last night , and even the funnyman had to stop cold in his tracks after hearing the details disclosed.

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CIA Reportedly Spent $81 Million On Two Psychologists To Construct Torture Techniques

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You hear that? This country gave over $81 million dollars to two unqualified psychologists to carry out Nazi-like interrogations on prisoners who were more-than-likely not even charged with a crime.

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Senator Dianne Feinstein Obliterates American Exceptionalism With CIA Report Release

Senator Dianne Feinstein Obliterates American Exceptionalism With CIA Report Release

With the release of the CIA enhanced interrogation report, Senator Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman of the Intelligence Committee, put a dent into American exceptionalism.

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Conservative ‘Christian’ Pat Robertson Defends Torture (VIDEO)

Screen capture of Pat Robertson on his 700 Show from Right Wing Watch.

As the world awaits the release of a Senate report on the torture used by the Bush Administration post-9/11, conservative “Christian” hypocrite Pat Robertson defended the use of torture on Monday.

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“We Tortured Some Folks” – Should We Let The U.S. And World Know How We Did It? (Video)

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There are always two sides to a story and we should all make informed decisions. Read with an open mind the reasons given by the CIA and its supporters for withholding the information and the reasons for disclosures by others. Now, which side are you on?

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Nothing to See Here, Folks: GOP-Led Benghazi Investigation Destroys Conservative Conspiracy Theories

via Talking Points Memo

Looks like the Benghazi investigation has issued a “Stand-Down” order to conservatives’ insane conspiracy theories.

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CIA Agents May Have Impersonated Senate Staffers To Access Capitol Hill Computers In Major Security Breach

CIA Agents May Have Impersonated Senate Staffers To Access Capitol Hill Computers In Major Security Breach

Now sources claim that CIA agents actually impersonated Senate staffers to waltz into the Capitol and hack computers, and if that’s true, it represents an even bigger breach of security on Capitol Hill than previously realized.

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She Was Just 12 Years Old When The CIA Kidnapped Her: The Reality of Rendition

She Was Just 12 Years Old When The CIA Kidnapped Her: The Reality of Rendition

Khadija al-Saadi, was just 12 years old when she was ‘rendered’ from Hong Kong to Libya in a joint CIA-MI6 operation in 2004.  While the Senate Intelligence Committee battles the White House and the CIA over pre-publication redactions made to a Congressional report on the agency’s use of torture and rendition, […]

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CIA Finally Admits To Hacking Computers Of Senators Investigating Bush-era Torture

"The CIA’s search may well have violated the Constitution." Sen. Dianne Feinstein

Oh wow, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) isn’t the kind of woman you would want mad at you. And she is plenty mad. She caught the CIA hacking her computers and gave Director John Brennan hell. Feinstein is the Chairman of the Intelligence Committee and took the floor of the Senate […]

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Germany Kicks Out Top Us Spy Amid Claims Of Espionage

Merkel:  If the allegations are true, it would be a clear contradiction as to what I consider to be trusting cooperation between agencies and partners.

In a dramatic move, Germany booted the top top U.S. intelligence official in Berlin out of the country after two suspected cases of spying and the ongoing National Security Agency (NSA) electronic eavesdropping impasse. America’s apparent lack of attention to this serious issue of security and trust seems to put a strain […]

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Fake CIA Spy Scams $900,000 From US Gov’t, Gets 32 Months In Prison (VIDEOS)

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OK, this one’s gonna blow your mind. John Beale, an environmental expert, told his EPA bosses he needed one paid day off per week to moonlight as a CIA spy.

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US Spy Satellite’s Ridiculous Logo Will Rattle Tin Foil Hats

The government launched a shiny new spy satellite last week. But the logo that NROL-39 bears might stir up the conspiracy theorists. Here's why...

  The government has a new spy satellite, which launched last week. The payload of NROL-39 is classified (naturally) but the logo on the outside has tripped the radar of both historians and conspiracy nuts. The octopus, with its tentacles spread over the globe, brings with it some very interesting […]

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Eight Things JFK Conspiracy Theories Have In Common

Eight Things JFK Conspiracy Theories Have In Common

There are some things that nearly every JFK conspiracy theorist points to when trying to prove things are not as they seem. Here’s eight of those things.

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