The NYT got a handful of emails that made it clear that Jim Comey had attempted to dissuade the Bush Administration from torture. But instead, it reported that he had approved of torture. Here’s the other stuff the NYT doesn’t seem fit to tell you about Comey’s emails.
|By: emptywheel Sunday May 31, 2009 5:00 pm|
Richard Clarke thinks Cheney and Condi should stop using their lack of preparedness for 9/11 as an excuse for breaking the law in response.
|By: emptywheel Tuesday September 23, 2008 12:00 pm|
Once again, Bob Woodward has written a book that exposes that inner workings of the Bush Administration decision-making about war, The War Within: A Secret White House History 2006-2008.
The book has been largely described as an account of the in-fighting and blame-gaming over the decision to escalate the number of troops in Iraq; Condi Rice, Stephen Hadley, and George Bush have alternately been labeled as the losers of the blame game that results.