CIA Has Covered Up Torture For Decades. Will Torturers Ever Be Prosecuted?

By Aisha Maniar, Truthout.org -

CIA Director Gina Haspel made a rare public appearance on April 18 when she spoke at Auburn University. Haspel reflected on her 34-year career with the agency, but failed to mention the years she [...]

Have You Heard Of The CIA’s Iran Mission Center?

By Vijay Prashad, Independentmediainstitute.org/globetrotter/ -

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was adamant—just hours after it happened—that the explosions on two Norwegian and Japanese oil tankers were the responsibility of Iran. Iran did this, he said, [...]

Iran Says It Dismantled CIA-Run US Cyber Spy Network

By Staff, Dailysabah.com -

Iran said on Monday it had exposed a large cyber espionage network it alleged was run by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), and that several U.S. spies had been arrested in different [...]

Mike Pompeo Disappointed By Anti-Chavism Division

What did Mike Pompeo say? This is all about remarks made at a closed-door meeting with Jewish leaders in New York last week, where the diplomat confirmed that Anti-Chavista politicians are [...]

​​​​​​​Freedom Rider: Pompeo’s Truth About Lies

By Margaret Kimberley, Blackagendareport.com -

It is rare for an enemy to give a gift the way Secretary of State Mike Pompeo did in a recent public speech. Pompeo said what anyone who has ever paid attention already knew. The intelligence [...]

“I Was The CIA Director – We Lied, We Cheated, We Stole”

By Tyler Durden, Zerohedge.com -

Former CIA director and now Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has long accused WikiLeaks of being a “non-state hostile intelligence agency”, usually manipulated by Russia. Since Pompeo first made [...]

Operation Gladio: The Unholy Alliance

By Antony C. Black, Off-guardian.org -

On the hot summer morning of Aug. 2, 1980 a massive explosion ripped apart the main waiting room of the Bologna railway station. Eighty-five people were killed and hundreds more injured. Though [...]

Libya Risks Being Torn To Shreds — Again — By Former CIA Asset Turned Warlord

By Alexander Rubinstein, Mintpressnews.com -

TRIPOLI, LIBYA — Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar, a 40-year veteran of Libyan politics and longtime CIA asset, on Thursday ordered his self-styled Libyan National Army (NLA) to advance on the [...]

Calculating The Damage From A Century Of Drug Prohibition

By Alfred W. McCoy, Tomdispatch.com -

We live in a time of change, when people are questioning old assumptions and seeking new directions. In the ongoing debate over health care, social justice, and border security, there is, [...]

The CIA’s View Of Venezuela: What We Learn From The Archives

By T.J. Coles, Counterpunch.org -

In 2017, then-U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) director Mike Pompeo said: “we are very hopeful that there can be a [political] transition in Venezuela and we the CIA is doing its best to [...]

US Air Freight Company That Smuggled Weapons Into Venezuela Linked To CIA “Black Site” Renditions

By Whitney Webb, Mintpressnews.com -

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA – Two executives at the company that chartered the U.S. plane that was caught smuggling weapons into Venezuela last week have been tied to an air cargo company that [...]

A Brief History Of U.S.-Led Regime Change In Latin America

By Liam Knox, Muckrock.com -

Last month, the U.S. recognized Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as the “interim president” of Venezuela. Since then, Canada, the European Union, and a slew of other countries have [...]

Wrongfully Convicted Whistleblower Asks: What Has This All Really Been About?

By Jeffrey Sterling, Roots Action Education Fund -

It has been a year since I walked out of a federal prison after two and a half years of incarceration. Though “free” of the prison, I remain a prisoner of the criminal justice system for a time [...]

How To Create A U.S.-Backed Government Coup For Fun & Profit!

By Lee Camp, Truthdig.com -

Well, let me revise that: Very few care. English teachers may care because they may find it fascinating the phrase “violent coup” is one of the only English phrases often introduced with the [...]

The CIA’s Masterful Use Of Fake News

By Joel Whitney, Truthdig.com -

In early 1954, writing in the magazine Encounter, F.R. Allemann slammed the ex-prime minister of Iran, Mohammad Mosaddegh, for alleged abuses. In a “Letter from Teheran” titled “Persia: Land of [...]