All news tagged with #CIA
USA 03/02/2018 0
Ending America’s Disastrous Role in Syria
Faced with an alarming risk of a renewed escalation of fighting, it’s time for the United Nations Security Council to step in and end the bloodshed.
USA 02/28/2018 0
Muslims Face Increasing Discrimination, State Surveillance Under Trump
US President Donald Trump received another setback last week when the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, located in Richmond, Virginia, ruled against the latest version of his Muslim ban.
USA 02/25/2018 0
Regime Change in Venezuela Failed, Is a Military Coup or Invasion Coming?
A military attack on Venezuela from its Colombian and Brazilian borders is not far fetched.
Ukraine 02/23/2018 0
Outsourcing Intel: How Intel-for-Hire Undermines U.S. Intelligence
Despite lacking professional credentials, a commitment to public service, or the minimum amount of vetting that would go into a security clearance background check, these private-sector spies collect intelligence that is passed along and ultimately may be included in the President’s Daily Briefing.
USA 02/22/2018 0
The U.S. Is Permanently Occupying Northern Syria, and That’s Trouble
How did the United States get tangled up in another Mideast quagmire?
USA 02/09/2018 0
The War That Never Ends (for the U.S. Military High Command) — And It’s Not the War on Terror
A 50-year-old war, once labeled the longest in our history, is still alive and well and still being refought by one group of Americans: the military high command. And almost half a century later, they’re still losing it and blaming others for doing so.
USA 02/08/2018 0
Trump’s General Just Announced a New Cold War. Who Will Stop It?
It can only be stopped by a mass movement of people who are willing to stand against the reckless rush into chaos.
USA 01/27/2018 0
When the US Pledged Not to Intervene in Iran’s Internal Affairs
The 1981 Algiers Accords laid out the legal framework for US-Iranian relations, including provisions forbidding interference in each other’s internal politics and a ban on trade sanctions. One party to the agreement violated it terms almost as soon as the ink was dry.
USA 01/24/2018 0
You Don’t Need a Telescope to Find a ‘Shithole Country’
This shithole country, which saw the world in black and white, communist and capitalist, was determined to thwart the aspirations of the poor and the landless in El Salvador.
USA 01/17/2018 0
“The Post”? No Way Would Jeff Bezos Publish the Pentagon Papers
Steven Spielberg’s new movie “The Post” depicts a newspaper’s decision to defy the government, risk its financial health and imprisonment of its editors in order to report a hard truth and defend the press’ First Amendment rights by publishing the Pentagon Papers.