In what’s already being hailed as a defining and explosive “Pentagon papers” moment, a cache of previously classified documents obtained by The Washington Post show top Pentagon leaders continuously lied to the public about the “progress” of the now eighteen-year long Afghan war. By Tyler Durden The some 2,000 pages of notes from […]

Australian Federal Police officers have left the ABC’s Sydney headquarters more than eight hours after a raid began over a series of 2017 stories known as the Afghan Files. “This is a serious development and raises legitimate concerns over freedom of the press and proper public scrutiny of national security […]

Jeffrey KayeMediumSun, 16 Dec 2018 00:00 UTC © eproduced by terms of license, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported“CIA Extraordinary Rendition and Detention Program — countries involved in the Program,” according to the Open Society Foundation. A major aspect of the CIA’s detention and interrogation operations has been purposefully hidden from view, primarily […]

More than 20 million people are at risk of starving to death. Will the world step up?  https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/global-opinions/more-than-20-million-people-are-at-risk-of-starving-to-death-will-the-world-step-up/2017/07/17/c7d7703c-6b14-11e7-b9e2-2056e768a7e5_story.html?utm_term=.812be9058c88 A severely malnourished child lies in the hands of her mother in March as she waits to be processed into a UNICEF-funded health program in Baidoa in southwestern Somalia. (Tony Karumba/Agence France-Presse […]

Causing a stir in the MSM right now: New Hager book is Hit & Run: The New Zealand SAS in Afghanistan and the Meaning of Honour https://thespinoff.co.nz/politics/21-03-2017/new-hager-book-is-hit-run-the-new-zealand-sas-in-afghanistan-and-the-meaning-of-honour/ By The Spinoff March 21, 2017 Nicky Hager and Jon Stephenson have just published Hit & Run: The New Zealand SAS in Afghanistan […]