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Thursday, December 18, 2014
[haw-info] HAW Notes 12/18/14: Links to recent articles of interest
Links to Recent Articles of Interest
By John Prados, History News Network, posted December 14
The author is a senior fellow of the National Security Archives and director of its CIA Documentation Project.
"CIA 'Torture Report': Agency Conduct Was Driven by Pressure to Link Iraq to al-Qaeda Following 9/11"
By Andrew Cockburn, The Independent, posted December 14
By Rebecca Gordon, TomDispatch.com, posted December 14
The author's book Mainstreaming Torture: Ethical Approaches in the Post-9/11 United States was published this year by Oxford University Press.
By Andrew Sullivan, ReaderSupportedNews.org, posted December 13
"The Abolition of Abolition: How a President Who Pledged to Banish Nuclear Weapons Is Enabling Their Renewal"
By James Carroll, TomDispatch.com, posted December 11
By Andrew J. Bacevich, Boston Globe, posted Demember 10
The author, retired from teaching history at Boston University, is a fellow of Columbia University's School of Public and International Affairs.
By Kara Breandeisky and Sisi Wei, ProPublica, posted December 9
The above list was compiled by Steve Gosch and Jim O'Brien, with thanks to an anonymous reader for suggesting one of the articles. Suggestions can be sent to email@example.com.