Debt Ceiling Deal Trickery: A Catalyst for an Uprising?

By: Tuesday August 2, 2011 5:10 pm

The outcome of the debt ceiling talks is a foregone conclusion. An agreement has been established. The Obama Administration and GOP leaders came together and came up with a deal that would satisfy enough of Republican congressman beholden to the right wing economic libertarian “Tea Party.” Democratic leaders were stuck in the middle, trying to [...]

The US Drone Program, Terrorism & the Debt Ceiling Talks

By: Monday August 1, 2011 10:32 am

Drone (photo: Calips ) (update below) Former US intelligence chief Dennis Blair, at the Aspen Security Forum in Aspen, Colorado, suggested that it may be time for the US to stop employing drone strikes in Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia. In the midst of ongoing political theater in Washington that is slowly but surely producing an [...]

JOHN KIRIAKOU’S LETTERS FROM LORETTO
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