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A transformation of Wall Street's core values is possible, using financial tools.

Well, yes, we may have used the word "appease."

We may have called you weenies who munch cheese.
But now we're asking nicely for your aid--

Competing in prime time with a docudrama celebrating his heroics after
the attacks of September 11, 2001, George W.

The President claims he is doing everything he can to protect us. But
he's not.

He's trying to talk up the Patriot Act, but americans may no longer be

Anniversaries are historical page markers; they denote a time to pause
and reflect.

Look at America's leadership today. Tell me you wouldn't trade the whole mess of them for one good kindergarten teacher.

American experts urged the White House to be skeptical, but they hit a stone wall.

Bush's "compassionate conservatism" is a deft--and dishonest--strategy.

Faced with inconvenient scientific information, the Bush Administration
just hits delete.


The sacrificial lamb for a decade of profit-driven tale-spinning.

February 12, 2015

Doesn’t our acknowledgment of the abuse prove our fundamental decency?

December 15, 2014

Yoo’s “torture memo“ was part of a Bush administration conspiracy to violate the federal torture act.

December 12, 2014

What the CIA found out about its torture program is much different than what officials have said publicly.

December 10, 2014

Virtually every Bush-era claim about torture doesn’t withstand scrutiny after the investigation.

December 9, 2014

Lawmakers say the CIA redacted “key facts” from a long-awaited investigation into the agency’s cruel interrogation tactics.

August 6, 2014

McConnell finds himself in another tight re-election race with his career on the line, and another crisis in Iraq.

June 19, 2014

There is a model for Dick Cheney’s belief that when it comes to being greeted as liberators, second time’s a charm.

June 18, 2014

The federal government is really bad at preserving records—and this has led to many scandals.

June 18, 2014