The Senate Foreign Relations Committee may not have enough votes to recommend Donald Trump's secretary of state nominee for confirmation.
In "A Higher Loyalty," former FBI Director James Comey blasts the president as unethical and calls his leadership of the country "ego driven and about personal loyalty."
Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer and CIA whistleblower Kiriakou discuss the nomination of Haspel as the spy agency's director.
Two dozen former U.S. intelligence officers cite torture she oversaw while supervising a black site prison, and her role in destroying evidence.
From the Bush-era torture memos to everyday criminal trials, prosecutorial misconduct has been running rampant.
As predictions of the end of American empire trickle in, the nation, in response, is doing more of what has been causing the decline.