by Jeff Gerth ProPublica, March 13, 2015, 8 a.m. Back in April of 2007, when she was campaigning for the Democratic presidential nomination for the first time, then-Senator Hillary Clinton lashed out at the secrecy of the George W. Bush administration. She told a New Hampshire audience that if elected she would implement a “plan […]
by Jeff Gerth ProPublica, June 18, 2014, 11:40 a.m. Having co-authored a 2007 biography of Hillary Clinton, I know that Iraq is not one of her favorite subjects. But with the bloodshed and sectarian division now crippling Iraq, I wondered what her new memoir, “Hard Choices ,” had to say about a country that’s long […]
Secretary Clinton, during a recent speech, declared that countries around the world should respect their citizens’ rights to free speech, free expression and free assembly…directly in front of her, former CIA analyst, Ray McGovern, was assaulted for quietly expressing is opinion
Tom Buffenbarger suggests Hillary Clinton would have handled the Republicans much better than Obama. Today, the House Democratic caucus rejected Obama’s propoal on the Bush tax cuts. A survey of the MSNBC landscape last night has made clear that many of Obama’s fiercest defenders are coming to terms with their disappointment. In honor of this, […]
Not that more proof was required that governments think of nothing of sabotaging public access to information, lying about and then crying foul when the tides turn, but new Wikileaks revelations add fuel to the fire.