Tuesday, December 9, 2014
So it is finally here, the long awaited US Senate report (albeit only a 480 page summary, the rest is classified) on the CIA Torture program. Please follow the link below:
Senate Select Committee on Intelligence
Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program
Thursday, December 4, 2014
I'm a little slow on the draw here, but I'd like to share a great documentary produced by Frontline on the rise of the Sunni insurgent group known as ISIS.
I found this piece (originally aired on October 28th, 2014) informative and interesting, and thanks to Frontline's unparralled access, there are a number of candid and eye opening interviews with of high level government officials and other key figures which I found interesting.
Here is the trailer:
Link to the PBS site where you can watch this free online:
The Rise of ISIS
Monday, February 10, 2014
A new media venture created by Glenn Greenwald, Laura Poitras, and Jeremy Scahill was launched today, and their first article, The NSA's Secret Role in the U.S. Assassination Program, is a must read.
Check out Democracy Now's interview with Scahill and Greenwald here.
Mainstream Media and other sources reacts to First Look Media website launch:
The Huffington Post
New York Magazine
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