Gina Haspel Archives

Did Rand Paul Just Go Full Trumpian? Or Is It a Clever Trap?

May 16, 2018

The controversy over securing Gina Haspel as the new CIA director has been over her involvement in a torture program during the Bush administration. This week, Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) sent a letter to Haspel as part of the confirmation…

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‘Tenderized’ like a Piece of Meat – The Horrifying Stories of Prisoners at Gina Haspel’s Black Site

May 8, 2018

A Prisoner in Gina Haspel’s Black Site by Tim Golden and Stephen Engelberg, ProPublica, and Daniel DeFraia, special to ProPublica He was a small man, one interrogator recalled, and so thin that he would slip in his restraints when the…

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Trump Brags About Torture To Promote CIA Director Nominee

May 7, 2018

Instilling rebellion, killing innocent civilians and torture all sound like acts of a terrorism group. Instead, those acts are what the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) specializes in. Since the agency’s inception in 1947 after WW2, the covert branch of government…

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Trump’s New National Security Advisor Is a Chickenhawk Sociopath That You Should Be Scared Of

March 23, 2018

Trump’s latest picks continue to be awful To replace departing National Security Advisor H. R. McMaster, President Trump has appointed a man who has made a career out of being a hardline, reactionary conservative, with his actions speaking much louder…

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Tillerson Finally Stood up to Russia – Trump Immediately Flipped Out and Fired Him

March 13, 2018

Trump shakes up State Department Hours After Tillerson Criticized Russia. Rex Tillerson, the man once approved by the Kremlin to be America’s top diplomat, is out at the State Department, not long after publicly making a blunt assessment about Russia’s role in…

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