Tag Archive: Iran-Contra

Secret History: Che Guevara and the CIA – Covert Action Quarterly – with Michael Steven Smith – PDF

1997 Secret History: Che Guevara and the CIA When the international team of forensic scientists saw that one of the seven skeletons they had just unearthed had no hands, they knew they had finally found the grave of Ernesto “Che”…
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International War Crimes

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Violating the War Powers Act: Illegal Means for Illegal Ends – The Center for Constitutional Rights Looks at the Constitution – PDF

Today, those who framed the Constitution would be dismayed by the erosion of the limitations they believed they were placing upon the nation’s war powers. They would see a nation involved in wars throughout the world. They would see a…
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International War Crimes

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Is Our Choice Democracy or Covert Activities?; Executive Order 12333 – Letter to the Editor NY Times

To the Editor: The President, or at least his aides, have made the argument that the Boland Amendment did not restrict the National Security Council from supporting the contras. The claim is that the amendment covered only intelligence agencies and…
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Civil Liberties

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