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Tom Matzzie

Former NSA Chief Gets An Eavesdropping Lesson

AP | Posted 10.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Former National Security Agency chief Michael V. Hayden learned a lesson about eavesdropping aboard an Amtrak train ...

WATCH: Tom Matzzie Dishes On Details Of Michael Hayden's Private Conversation

HuffPost Live | Posted 10.25.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Tom Matzzie joined HuffPost Live to discuss what really went down on his train ride yesterday seated in front of former NSA Director Michael Hayden. ...

Matt Sledge

Former NSA Director Isn't Too Thrilled About Having His Private Conversations Tweeted

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 10.25.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Former NSA Director Michael Hayden doesn't seem too thrilled about having his anonymous conversations with reporters tweeted out for the w...

You Ended the War in Iraq

Tom Matzzie | Posted 02.14.2012 | World
Tom Matzzie

America is weary of war and this war has been a psychic trauma on the United States that has shaken core beliefs of many. Now that it is over we must work to end other wars and start nation building here at home.

Anti-War, But Supporting Obama on Libya

Tom Matzzie | Posted 05.28.2011 | Politics
Tom Matzzie

Assuming a civil war is inevitable in Libya, stopping certain massacres and protecting civilians is the priority, even knowing that you have to figure the rest out later. This is the pro-peace argument for our intervention.

CES 2011: Looking for Green Tech

Tom Matzzie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Tom Matzzie

While a lot of the news you will hear about over the next few days will focus on the next "iPad Killer" device or what's around the corner for television, one of the often-overlooked growth areas in consumer electronics is Green Tech.

Senate Invites Arsonist to Testify on Cause of Fire... Kind Of

Tom Matzzie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Tom Matzzie

After all that has happened with the financial crisis and the role that short-sellers played in dragging big companies down into the muck, you'd hope the U.S. Senate wouldn't play this role. But it is going on today.

Obama is Right: Don't Blow College Money in Vegas

Tom Matzzie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Matzzie

The media who have breathlessly reported these statements need to get a grip. The controversy here is how Mayor Goodman could pretend to be in touch with the family values of millions of Americans.

Keep the "Internet Bus" Rolling for Kids, Jobs

Tom Matzzie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Tom Matzzie

As Congress is considering a new jobs bill maybe they should consider helping school districts around the country to provide a computer and Internet access to all of our students.

Take the "Opt Out" Public Option--Good Policy, Politics

Tom Matzzie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Matzzie

Progressives should see in the "Opt Out" an opportunity to win their policy proposal and create a political bulwark of public support behind the Public Option.

Meet Wall Street's Man in the Adirondacks

Tom Matzzie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Matzzie

The irony of a grassroots movement -- supposedly angry about being victimized by the financial crisis -- supporting the Wall Street candidate in the special election in upstate New York couldn't be more obvious.

Rahm Emanuel's Think Tankers Enforce 'Message Discipline' Among 'Liberals'

Jeremy Scahill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeremy Scahill

Independent journalists have tried to shine a spotlight on how groups like the Center for American Progress and MoveOn are now supporting the continuation of wars because their guy is now commander-in-chief.

New Group Plans Campaign Targeting GOP Donors

New York Times | MICHAEL LUO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Nearly 10,000 of the biggest donors to Republican candidates and causes across the country will probably receive a foreboding "warning" letter in the ...