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DEA Races to Bottom of FOIA Barrel, Database of WWII Soldiers Army Ran Chemical Experiments on by Race, and Much More: FRINFORMSUM 11/5/2015

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is claiming that all 38 pages of documents responsive to Archivist Jeffrey Richelson’s FOIA request for records concerning either the legality of the agency’s now defunct… 1,522 more words


NFL Films' 'The Timeline' Chronicles Defining Moments in NFL History

NFL Network Premieres New Original Series on Thursday, December 3 Following ‘Thursday Night Football’​

Six-Episode Series Features Collaborations With Some of the Biggest Names in Entertainment 971 more words


'Argo' gave him a supporting role, but Ken Taylor was a leader in diplomacy

Ken Taylor, the former Canadian ambassador to Iran who was known for his role in the so-called “Canadian Caper” during the U.S. hostage crisis, has died at the age of 81. 642 more words


Ken Taylor, Canada’s former ambassador to Iran, dead at 81

Former Canadian diplomat Ken Taylor, who helped six U.S. citizens escape during the 1979 Iranian hostage crisis, died Thursday. He was 81.

A family member confirmed to… 686 more words


Iran: Never Held Accountable

Center for Security Policy, by Christopher Holton, August 30, 2015:

The Obama administration has embarked upon a path to reward decades of bad behavior by the Islamic Republic of Iran in the futile hope that Iran will become benevolent and cease its warlike actions and intentions toward the West in general and the U.S. 1,178 more words

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Jimmy Carter: The man and the president

In January 1981, as President Ronald Reagan was being inaugurated and the American hostages in Tehran were being released, the general mood on the USS Tarawa was one of glee. 550 more words

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