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Philip Zelikow

Dan Froomkin

Tortured History: Unearthed Memo Raises Contrasts Between Bush, Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 04.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A six-year-old memo from within the George W. Bush administration that came to light this week acknowledges that White House-approved in...

Bush-Era Official Strongly Objected On Interrogation

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 06.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A memo released Tuesday on harsh interrogation techniques shows that a former State Department official strongly dissented from the...

Deja Vu-doo: The Fuse of Iran?

Kristen Breitweiser | Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics
Kristen Breitweiser

Call me crazy. Call me dumb. But I get uncomfortable when I read articles talking about a president wanting to run on national security, particularly when there doesn't seem to be any credible, sustained national security risk on the horizon.

Christina Wilkie

Dozens Of Former U.S. Officials Make Millions Advocating For Terrorist Organization

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 01.29.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The ornate ballroom of the Willard Hotel buzzed with activity on a Saturday morning in July. Crowded together on the stage sat a cadre ...

Zelikow: Harsh Interrogations A "Collective Failure"

Washington Post | Carrie Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former State Department counselor Philip Zelikow told the first congressional panel convened to address allegations of torture that Bush administratio...

Zelikow Advocates Independent Investigation Into Torture Policies

The Cable | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When Philip Zelikow, the former counselor to Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, testifies before a Senate Judiciary subcommittee Wednesday about con...

Bush Official Suggests Cheney Torture Cover-Up

Mother Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On April 21, Philip Zelikow, who was counselor to Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice during the Bush administration, revealed on Foreign Policy's "Sh...

Condi Rice's Tortured Macaca Moment

Ari Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ari Melber

Rice's recent incident shows the prospects for what we might call a substantive Macaca Moment -- using YouTube and citizen media to scrutinize our leaders on the issues, not gaffes.

Diplomat Claims Bush White House Destroyed His Memo Opposing Torture (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Marcus Baram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Philip Zelikow, a longtime diplomat who worked as counselor to former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and was the executive director of the 9/11 C...