Trump’s “Wiretap” Conspiracy Theory Is Now Repudiated by Both House and Senate Intelligence Committees

A scurrilous Trump lie collapses
68ObserverArt
3/16/17 1:00:24 pm
re: #50 Charles Johnson They are being used as a definition of America's downtrodden and it apparently plays to the people that voted for Trump. It works. It worked in Ohio as the southeastern parts of Ohio swung Ohio Trump's ...

Our so-called president still insists he’s about to prove the Obama administration “wiretapped” Trump Tower during the presidential campaign. He says this proof is coming “very soon.” But he may be too late to convince anyone except his cultish followers on the right, because even Republicans are officially fed …

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Torture: Not Only Was It Evil and Immoral, It Didn’t Work

Senate’s torture report concludes these debased practices achieved nothing
608lostlakehiker
12/10/14 6:24:47 pm
Joan of Arc explained it long ago. To the English inquisitors. She is weak. She will confess anything they like. True or not. But it will be her pain speaking, not she herself.

CIA Admits Improper Snooping on Network Used by Senate Intelligence Committee

CIA abuses the separation of powers
3541Peter G1
8/01/14 8:49:30 am
re: #8 Charles Johnson Here's some more details. The supposed spying consisted principally of logging who was accessing what documents on these computers. Anybody remember that guy Snowden? The authority to decide what if anything to make public on the ...

Feinstein: No Evidence of Intentional NSA Abuse of Authority

The Washington Post’s leaked document supports Feinstein
128jvic
8/16/13 7:36:18 pm
Senators Ron Wyden and Mark Udall are members of the Senate Intelligence Committee. They released a joint statement whose emphasis is very different from Feinstein's. I know little about Udall, but Wyden has been very strong on civil liberties in ...