Nation Topics - US Intelligence
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In 1971, I helped burglarize an FBI office and leaked documents that exposed J. Edgar Hoover’s abuses of power. Here’s what that experience taught me.
The domestic arms race in America is a one-way street—and the question is what awaits us up the road.
Bush and Cheney claimed torture was the only option. These soldiers, agents and nurses proved them wrong.
Renditions, an underground prison and a new CIA base are elements of an intensifying US war, according to a Nation investigation in Mogadishu.
We recently met with the courageous whistleblower for over three hours in Moscow for a wide-ranging conversation on surveillance, technology and politics.
US intelligence has been blindside by the rise and spread of ISIS and the collapse of the Iraqi army.
We have built over thirty building complexes for top-secret intelligence work since 2001—and our security state just keeps growing.
A new investigation by The Intercept reveals how racist anti-Muslim neocons are driving the nation’s law enforcement agenda.
President Barack Obama made a big deal of turning the page on Bush-era “interrogration techniques,” but how much has really changed?
Since 9/11, the government has ceaselessly violated our constitutional rights—none more so than the right to privacy.