Obama’s Hawkish Policy on Leaks Was Adopted to Make an Example Out of Someone

By: Sunday July 21, 2013 12:18 pm

President Barack Obama’s administration has developed a reputation for aggressively prosecuting whistleblowers or individuals responsible for national security leaks. The policy adopted by the administration was influenced by former director of national intelligence, Dennis Blair, who requested a “tally of the number of government officials or employees who had been prosecuted for leaking national security [...]

The Horrors of the US Drone War in Pakistan

By: Monday August 15, 2011 11:36 am

January 2011 drone strikes protest (photo: Moral Low Ground) (update below) A study from the London-based Bureau of Investigative Journalism (BIJ), released last week, further documents the United States’ use of drones in Pakistan. The report, according to BIJ editor Iain Overton, “lays bare the reality of the drone war” and shows the extent to [...]

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