May 28, 2020

Catch and Release: U.S. Secretly Releasing Afghan Prisoners for Promises of Peace

Via Washington Post: The United States has for several years been secretly releasing high-level detainees from a military prison in Afghanistan as part of negotiations with insurgent groups, a bold effort to quell violence but one that U.S. officials acknowledge poses substantial risks. As the United States has unsuccessfully pursued a peace deal with the […]

Herman Cain Campaign Chief: ‘They Can’t Catch Us’

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Robert Stacy McCain on 11.11.11 @ 12:15AM Herman Cain’s long-term strategy of building grassroots “infrastructures” through the Tea Party movement gives the Republican front-runner a decisive advantage, his campaign’s controversial chief of staff said Thursday. “We run a million miles an hour. And you know what? We […]