JILL COLVIN and CATHERINE LUCEY / The Associated PressAug 17, 2018
In a joint letter to the president, the signatories say his stripping the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan is "an attempt to stifle free speech." Dig deeper ( 5 Min. Read )
JILL COLVIN / The Associated PressAug 15, 2018
The president abruptly revokes the security clearance of ex-CIA Director John Brennan, an unprecedented act of retribution against a critical former top U.S. official. Dig deeper ( 5 Min. Read )
John Kiriakou / TruthdigSep 11, 2016
An investigator for the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, Dan Jones, worked hard to get to the bottom of the agency’s torture program. Then-Attorney General Eric Holder and others conspired to keep the worst news hidden. Dig deeper ( 5 Min. Read )
By Rebecca Gordon / TomDispatchAug 22, 2016
The 50 Republican national security experts who signed a letter saying Donald Trump “lacks the character, values, and experience to be president” hardly have the moral high ground. The group includes your basic list of potential American war criminals. Dig deeper ( 13 Min. Read )
Sandy Tolan / TruthdigApr 16, 2016
His ideas for “solving problems” in the Holy Land are stale, predictable and stamped with the Israel lobby’s seal of approval. Other than that, though, they’re great. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigJun 16, 2015
At The Wall Street Journal's CFO conference, former National Security Agency Director Michael Hayden disparaged the idea that the leaking of documents by Edward Snowden was a two-year "nightmare" for the agency. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigDec 18, 2014
If journalists and officials began talking about the tests that CIA psychologists conducted on suspected terrorists at U.S. black sites, would Americans demand the prosecution of those responsible? Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigDec 13, 2014
Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer and the other "Left, Right & Center" panelists discuss the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence's report on torture. Scheer says it calls into question whether there are "inalienable rights that human beings have by virtue of being human." Also, Congress struggles with the year-end omnibus spending bill. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigNov 1, 2014
This week on Truthdig Radio in association with KPFK: The 2014 midterms are upon us, Rebecca Solnit says women's issues are men's issues, and "FOIA terrorist" Jason Leopold tells us about Michael Hayden's finances. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Join our newsletterStay up to date with the latest from Truthdig. Join the Truthdig Newsletter for our latest publications.
Now you can personalize your Truthdig experience. To bookmark your favorite articles and follow your favorite authors, please login or create a user profile.
Now you can personalize your Truthdig experience. To bookmark your favorite articles and follow your favorite authors, upgrade to supporter.