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John Yoo told CNN's Chris Cuomo he was referring to the Ukrainians, not Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman.
Politics
Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman was listening in on the president's July 25 call to Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelensky.
Politics
Will Washington never learn?
Politics
The former George W. Bush official is a proponent for broad use of executive power. But Trump, he says, is crossing the line.
Politics
America's most famous waterboarding expert says Trump is missing the mark.
The World Post
With its omnipresent surveillance, the U.S. government began aggressively targeting and prosecuting whistleblowers and other sources, putting renowned journalists and publishers worldwide directly or incidentally in their surveillance crosshairs.
Politics
However, the process that led to the selection of Guantanamo Bay to house detainees has not been publicly known. The Witness to Guantanamo project recently learned of the process through its interview of Pierre Prosper, Ambassador at Large for War Crimes Issues.
Politics
Even if we will not prosecute Cheney and the CIA, we should disbar and suspend Alberto Gonzales, who is in private practice, Jay Bybee who is now a federal appeals court judge and John Yoo who is a law professor at UC Berkeley.
Politics
Since the day President Obama took office, he has failed to bring to justice anyone responsible for the torture of terrorism
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John Yoo, author of the torture memo, has come forward with his own views on the rectal feeding of detainees.
Politics
"No one tortured anyone else," former CIA counter terrorism head Jose Rodriguez said on "Fox News Sunday." The Senate Intelligence
The World Post
If US officials tortured people, and we know torture is, was and always has been illegal, why isn't the government prosecuting them? Maybe there's some complicated legal reason that isn't obvious to most of us why the evidence wouldn't hold up in court. If so, it's in the government's interest to explain what that is.
Politics
The British parliament's vote against going along with the United States' attack on Syria is a direct result of that country's attempts to come to terms with the lies of the Iraq War.
Politics
Ten years ago our "leaders" in the government, the corporate media, and the "national security" establishment assured us that invading Iraq was in our national interest.
Entertainment
Zero Dark Thirty ignores the fact that America's torture program inspired anti-U.S. sentiment around the world, causing many to vow revenge on the U.S. and its allies.