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How the CIA Covered Up Its Lie on Torture and bin Laden

by Gareth Porter
December 17, 2014
reprinted with permission

Men crowd onto the top of an adjacent building to get a view of the compound where Osama bin Laden was killed by U.S. 1,389 more words


PopPolitics: Senate Torture Report and 'Zero Dark Thirty' (Listen)

The partial release last week of a Senate Intelligence Committee report on the CIA’s use of torture shed light on why Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Sen. 475 more words


CIA Torture Report Casts Shadow Over 'Zero Dark Thirty'

New York (AP) – The damning Senate Intelligence Committee report on post-9/11 interrogation techniques has cast a new pall over the 2012 film “Zero Dark Thirty.” 427 more words


A History of Violence: Why investigating historic torture matters

Today, in a development that should have surprised exactly no one, we all found out that the CIA tortured people after 9/11 and that dozens of countries around the world helped them do it. 786 more words


Quote of the Week #2

“I’m going to smoke everyone involved in this op and then I’m going to kill Osama bin Laden.” Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Jessica Chastain won the Golden Glode for Best Actress (Motion Picture, Drama) and was nominated for an Academy Award and BAFTA for her portrayal of Maya in Kathryn Bigelow’s 2012 film chronicling the hunt for Osama bin Laden. 47 more words

Expansion Packs

Kathryn Bigelow On Elephant Poaching And Terrorism - Video

Zero Dark Thirty director Kathryn Bigelow and Annapurna’s Megan Ellison have found a new way to deal with the complicated issue of global terrorism on film. 182 more words


'Zero Dark Thiry' screenwriter boards 'Uncharted'

There are few more recent franchises as significant to the PlayStation brand as the Uncharted series. Across three main games (and a prequel), treasure hunter Nathan Drake has scoured the globe for hidden riches. 370 more words