Tag Archive: White House

Congress Must Stop Giving Presidents Power to Make Endless War – MSNBC

Talk of the Middle East dominated Capitol Hill this week. But while the media and congressional Republicans flocked to the Capitol to see Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu deliver his contentious address, the real discoveries were being made in a…
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Civil Liberties

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Important Revelations In New Leaks of CIA Torture Report – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner says that leaked portions of the Senate Select Committee Report obtained by Al Jazeera and McClatchy show clear evidence of torture by the CIA and other US officials authorizing it or engaging in it

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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A Black Family In the White House That Slaves Built – Just Left Blog Post

Lines are huge! Obama will win. It is historic. A black family in the white house that slaves built. Yes, slaves were used in the construction of the White House. When I was a child this never could have happened….
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Re: White House Denies Switch In Mail Policy – Letter to the Editor NY Times (unpublished)

Re: White House Denies Switch In Mail Policy (1/05/07) One illegality leads to another. The Congressional failure to stop domestic warrantless electronic surveillance by the President has apparently emboldened him to publicly assert a claim to authority he may have…
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Civil Liberties

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