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Cia Memos

CIA Kept Detainee Awake For Six Straight Days, Memos Show

AP | PAMELA HESS and DEVLIN BARRETT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A year after the Bush administration abandoned its harshest interrogation methods, CIA operatives used severe sleep deprivation tac...

What's the Big Deal?

Jane Smiley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jane Smiley

Make no mistake, if we as a nation sweep the Bush crimes, committed both here and abroad, under the rug because we're too lazy or afraid or "poor" to investigate, our criminals will be back with bigger plans.

Feinstein Defends Pelosi; Says CIA Briefings Are Intentionally Vague

Roll Call | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senate Intelligence Chairman Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) on Tuesday became the latest high-profile Democrat to defend Speaker Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) fr...

Gates Backed Releasing Torture Memos

Washington Post | Ann Scott Tyson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates indicated Thursday that he supported the release of sensitive memos on detainee interrogation methods last week beca...

Bush Torture Memos Recut In Song (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Jonathan Mann, the guy who brought you the "Paul Krugman" song is back putting the Bush torture memos to music. This is the 109th video in Mann's "one...

CIA Realizes It's Been Using Black Highlighters All These Years

The Onion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

LANGLEY, VA--A report released Tuesday by the CIA's Office of the Inspector General revealed that the CIA has mistakenly obscured hundreds of thousand...