Post Tagged with: "CIA"

‘Largest Ever’: 100 Organizations Around The World Push U.N. For C.I.A. Torture Accountability

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The “largest-ever group of civil society organizations” around the world have called on the U.N. to hold the C.I.A. accountable for its barbaric use of torture.

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John Oliver Enlists Helen Mirren To Read Horrific Details Of Senate Torture Report (VIDEO)

John Oliver Enlists Helen Mirren To Read Horrific Details Of Senate Torture Report (VIDEO)

Not even Helen Mirren using Peter Rabbit can make the Senate torture report sound any better…

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Rumsfeld Turns On Bush: He Was Wrong About Iraq

Rumsfeld Turns On Bush: He Was Wrong About Iraq

Rumsfeld turns on Bush, Condi and Rumsfeld contradict each other, and Dick Cheney says Bush knew about the torture all along.

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CIA’s #2 Debunks Fox News And The Benghazisteria Once And For All

CIA’s #2 Debunks Fox News And The Benghazisteria Once And For All

The former Deputy Director of the CIA says that Fox News is outright lying about Benghazi.

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We Keep Pretending Soldiers Died In Iraq Over An Intelligence Failure– When Will We Stop?

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We keep pushing this idea that Iraq happened because of a massive intelligence failure. Why do we do that, and when will it stop?

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CIA Hosts Ted Talk On Transparency, Keeps It A Secret

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The CIA’s annual conference and TED talk is designed to help the agency establish transparency, so of course it is kept secret.

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Oliver Stone: CIA Responsible For Ukraine Revolution

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Director Oliver Stone says “CIA fingerprints” all over Kiev massacre, and that the West, led by the United States, is behind the revolutionary coup in Ukraine.

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Racist Attention Whore Ann Coulter Ends Year Trashing Blacks And Kwanzaa

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We need to set the record straight about Kwanzaa and this dried up, nasty old woman.

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It Was An…. Interesting Year: The 10 Best And 10 Worst Of 2014

A look at the best and worst of the past year.

Here’s a recap of the best and the worst of the past 12 months.

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CIA Sitting On ‘Smoking Gun’ Panetta Review, Which Could Put A Complete End To Torture (VIDEO)

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One report, which has caused a firestorm between the CIA and the Senate Intelligence Committee, could put an end to torture once and for all. But will it be released?

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Torture Used By U.S. To Manufacture Lies Needed To Dupe Public Into Iraq War (VIDEO)

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Momentum to prosecute Bush, et al. for war crimes is building within the international community. An ex-Bush official has just poured fuel on the fire.

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

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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)

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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

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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

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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 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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