Robert Young Pelton: Finding Bergdahl — A Tale of Deceit

Robert Young Pelton

Robert Young Pelton

Finding Bergdahl

Inside the Search for the Last Prisoner of America’s Longest War

VICE, 21 July 2014

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The next intercepts from the elated kidnappers, using their CDMA or RUIM phone while still inside the vehicle, provided the first real piece of evidence on how Bergdahl was grabbed: “We were attacking the post. He was just taking a shit. He had no gun with him. He was taking a shit. He has not cleaned his butt yet.”

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Paul Craig Roberts: CIA Agrees with the Russians on Ukraine — What Ever Should the President Do?

Paul Craig Roberts

Paul Craig Roberts

Mr. President, Your Own CIA Says What Russians Say. What Are We Gonna Do?

Why did President Obama look so lost Monday while trying to make a case against Russia in the downing of the Malaysian Boeing in Ukraine? And how come the US journalists seem to know more than experts and intelligence agencies investigating the case? The Burning Point is discussing it with Paul Craig Roberts, former assistant secretary of the US Treasury, currently the chairman of The Institute for Political Economy.

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Mike Lofgren: Investigative Commissions as Pretentious Cover-Up — the 9/11 Commission Ten Year On

Mike Lofgren

Mike Lofgren

How to Read a Government Commission Report: An Inquiry Into the 9/11 Commission’s 10th Anniversary Report

As an inquiry into the complex subject of international terrorism, the 9/11 Commission’s 10th anniversary reprise is a slipshod farrago of circular argumentation, faulty reasoning and naïve gullibility about the claims of senior officials – but it does serve official Washington’s purpose.

By Mike Lofgren, Truthout | Op-Ed,Saturday, 26 July 2014 16:07

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