Trump’s critics like to say that he’s a serial liar, citing his extensive record of false statements since the presidential race began. The evidence suggests, though, that he’s not lying. “Lying” is saying things you know to be false. Trump plainly believes the things he’s saying, at least at the moment he’s saying them.
The CIA Russian hack report hints at a constitutional crisis. The last time an election was jammed, a president fell. J.J. Goldberg asks if an all-GOP Washington can probe how the GOP swept the table.
(JTA) — An Alabama senator who once reportedly called the NAACP “un-American” and a congressman who blasted the Iran nuclear deal were tapped to serve as attorney general and CIA director, respectively, under the Trump administration. A spokesperson for President-elect Donald Trump announced Friday the selections of Sen. Jeff Sessions and Rep. Mike Pompeo to the…
David Cohen, the new No. 2 man at the CIA, isn’t your average cloak-and-dagger spook. He’s a Jew who tracks the finances of terrorists — armed only with a spreadsheet.
The CIA and the Mossad collaborated in the 2008 assassination of Imad Mughniyeh, the top Hezbollah operations officer blamed for an array of terrorist attacks.
Israel and the U.S. have both used brutal interrogation practices, as the recent Senate report noted. But one has been more brutal while the other has tortured more.
President Barack Obama has chosen David Cohen, a top Treasury official specializing in terrorism and financial intelligence, to be the deputy director of the Central Intelligence Agency, the White House said on Friday.
The Central Intelligence Agency offers guidelines for its operatives using false identities to get through a “secondary screening” at Israel’s Ben Gurion International Airport, according to a secret CIA document uploaded to WikiLeaks.
Since the release of the CIA torture report, some are suggesting that Jews are to blame for the agency’s torture of detainees. Jesse Lempel explains why that’s so wrong.
Jewish lawmakers and anti-torture umbrella groups with Jewish affiliates expressed dismay at revelations of U.S. torture practices.