WikiLeaks Holds Up A Mirror To Power
In his op-ed, Dick Cheney apologist Marc Thiessen probably didn’t mean to endorse the kidnapping of all his buddies who leak highly sensitive national security information. On Thiessen’s pig farm, some leakers are more equal than others.
This is a rather stunning suggestion coming from the chief apologist for the guy who ordered Valerie Plame’s identity to be exposed. The United States should make clear that it will not tolerate any country — and particularly NATO allies such as Belgium and Iceland — providing safe haven for
The neo-con oil wars continue to destroy lives while enriching billionaires. Now WikiLeaks has revealed the US government helps Pakistan kill American soldiers and sailors in Afghanistan. The Taliban is a branch of the Pakistan secret service, the ISI. This not-so-secret revelation and other slow motion disasters are on the way to destroy another American President. Barack Obama was awarded a Nobel Prize for Peace. Rahm Emanuel must have told him War Is Peace and it was really a prize for war. Yes, War is Peace, and that is proven by the QDR, the Quadrennial Defense Review. The QDR is published by the United States Institute of Peace and the QDR Report demands indefinite war.
WikiLeaks Docs Show Futility of Illegal Afghanistan War.
The Pentagon clearly wants to make the Wikileaks release of thousands of Afghan war logs about Julian Assange and not about the war itself. If they can keep the focus on the leaks, not the content, they feel can make it through the controversy unscathed. Hence you have Bob Gates
WikiLeaks Saves Lives.
The US Department of Defense brings us its summer Shakespearean festival.
I didn’t expect Admiral Mullen and Secretary Gates to go as hard after WikiLeaks as they did in their presser yesterday. Read Josh Foust for a continued emphasis on the danger posed to Afghans who dealt with NATO now that their unredacted names are out there. Adam Serwer has a
President Obama managed to show just how nimble and how disingenuous an administration can be in his response to the WikiLeaks fiasco.