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More evidence that the fix is in

By Tom Quiner

The Obama Justice Department is letting the IRS off the hook for targeting conservative groups in the run-up to the 2012 election: 227 more words


"Operation: Fast and Furious" gunwalking scandal being made into a big screen Hollywood movie...

First Michael Bay made a movie about the Benghazi attacks and it will soon hit theaters in January of 2016 (which is perfect timing incase Hillary wins the nomination). 265 more words


...wall street, his master's voice...

…and responding accordingly…

David Dayen at The Intercept does some research, as would be expected of serious journalists, and he finds Talk of Criminally Prosecuting Corporations Up, Actual Prosecutions Down… 278 more words


Holder Defends Record of Not Prosecuting Financial Fraud

Holder bristled at my suggestion that there might be a connection between his current employer and his conduct at Justice,  saying that many top prosecutors at Justice had pursued cases as best they could. 81 more words


Holder Defends Record of Not Prosecuting Financial Fraud

From The Intercept, by Dan Froomkin, Oct 2015

Former attorney general Eric Holder was the honored guest at a Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press reception on Wednesday (leading investigative reporter Murray Waas… 559 more words




Whether it was targeting CIA whistle blower John Kiriakou for exposing the agency’s torture program, seizing Associated Press phone records, prosecuting Chelsea Manning or going after journalists James Risen and James Rosen, previous Attorney General Eric Holder undoubtedly oversaw the largest attack on the First Amendment in modern history.

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Eric Holder Seeks Straight Talk on Policing in Bay Area Visit

By Alex Emslie

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder made the Bay Area the final stop on a tour seeking to build community trust of law enforcement after 2014 saw sustained outrage across the country over police killings of unarmed black men. 721 more words