Author Archives: Peter Van Buren
With 92 million documents, 107 secrecy designations, and retroactive classifications, government secrecy perpetuates itself.
Why “Zero Dark Thirty” won’t settle the torture question
Six questions for a real foreign-policy debate
John Kiriakou, an innocent whistleblower, is the only one being held accountable for DOJ-sanctioned torture.
We can’t remake Iraq and Afghanistan–and at home we don’t even try.
The administration wages war on whistleblowers while planting state secrets in the New York Times
The Obama administration wields the tools of justice to silence dissent.
From TomDispatch: How your tax dollars financed “reconstruction” madness in the Middle …
From TomDispatch.com: Mercenaries turn Baghdad’s Green Zone into frat house with guns. By …
From TomDispatch.com: Why it feels so good to be embedded with the …
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