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Will Senate report on CIA interrogations raise questions about ‘Kill List’?

In the aftermath of September 11, 2001, no one including the US government appeared to know what might happen next. Media were clueless, with newspapers like The New York Times having routinely played down the possibility Osama bin Laden presented … Continue reading

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Foundation for enabling Patriot Act started with Clinton and Democrats, not Bush 43

In June, 2013 I first wrote about how President Bill Clinton laid the groundwork for data mining crucial to implementation of the Patriot Act. Clinton put the foundation in place in 1994. Democrats concurred—they held both the U.S. Senate and … Continue reading

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