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Mollie Hemingway says 'hilarious' Benghazi report 'stunning indictment of … intel community'

Friday night’s pre-Thanksgiving data dump was larger than usual, but one document in particular caught the attention of the media: The House Intelligence Committee report on Benghazi, which, … 568 more words

Media

America Just Launched Its 500th Drone Strike

Micah Zenko wrotes for the Council on Foreign Relations:

‘The most consistent and era-defining tactic of America’s post-9/11 counterterrorism strategies has been the targeted killing of suspected terrorists and militants outside of defined battlefields. 231 more words

USA

Rick Ross, the Ex-Drug Kingpin, Says CIA Behind Hip Hop’s Love Affair With Drugs

The CIA is behind rap’s obsession with drugs. Rick Ross says so. No, not the rapper, but the actual cocaine kingpin whose artist name and persona was hijacked by Rick Ross the rapper. 413 more words

Politics

Mark Udall and the Unspeakable

Posted on November 22, 2014 by DavidSwanson

President Obama, who is just now un-ending again the ending of the endless war on Afghanistan, has never made a secret of taking direction from the military, CIA, and NSA. 268 more words

Team America: ISIS is ‘McCain’s Army’

When 21WIRE first put forward the idea that Syrian terrorists (now ISIS/ISIL) form a proxy paramilitary force who are controlled at the highest levels by western intelligence agencies, some would have called that accusation a crazy one. 335 more words

Benghazi House Investigation Report Released in "Friday Document Dump"

By Elaine Magliaro

The Associated Press reported on Friday that the House Intelligence Committee’s two-year investigation into what happened in Benghazi in 2012 found that the CIA and the military had acted properly when responding to the 2012 attack on a U.S. 551 more words

United States

Benghazi consulate attack: Report clears US response - BBC NEWS 21 November 2014 Last updated at 21:22 ET

A US investigation has found no wrongdoing by the Obama administration in responding to the deadly 2012 attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya. 251 more words

Politics