All Articles on Dick Cheney

"Katie Porter (above) , who is supported by Sen. Elizabeth Warren and progressive groups, supports Medicare For All and other left ideas." (Photo: Katie Porter For Congress) Views
“Establishment Wins” Are Bad for Democrats – and the Country
Despite millions being spent to defeat the progressive movement, the left is experiencing an extraordinary ascendance.
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'Well, This Didn't Take Long': Endorsing Gina Haspel for CIA, Dick Cheney Says Bring Back Torture Program
"The conversation turns to torture and... look who's back..."
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Lewis 'Scooter' Libby speaks during a discussion at the Hudson Institute March 29, 2011 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images) News
Troubling Signal Seen as Trump Pardons Cheney Sidekick Scooter Libby
"The audience here is Paul Manafort, Michael Cohen, and a slew of other people who can incriminate Trump."
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As Haspel Nomination Reopens Dark CIA Chapter, Liz Cheney Leads Pack of Torture Apologists
As lawmakers and former intelligence officials defend Trump's CIA pick, civil libertarians argue she "should be in jail."
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How to Sustain Perpetual War? Easy: Hide the Bodies
Sustaining America’s state of post-9/11 perpetual war requires skillful manipulation of the public at home. The key tool used for this purpose is the bloodless narrative, a combination of policy, falsehoods and media manipulation that creates the impression that America’s wars have few consequences...
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Is Another Cheney Headed to Washington?
Liz Cheney sails to victory in Wyoming GOP primary, in race for House seat once held by her father, former Vice President Dick Cheney
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Crimes of the War on Terror: Should George Bush, Dick Cheney, and Others Be Jailed?
"The cold was terrible but the screams were worse," Sara Mendez told the BBC. "The screams of those who were being tortured were the first thing you heard and they made you shiver. That's why there was a radio blasting day and night." In the 1970s, Mendez was a young Uruguayan teacher with leftist...
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How an Iran War Was Averted
A decade ago, the Bush administration was eager to bomb Iran but U.S. intelligence analysts challenged the casus belli by finding that Iran was not building a nuclear bomb
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Why Germany Can and Should Open an Investigation into US Torture
In 2004, four Iraqis filed a criminal complaint with the German federal prosecutor against senior United States officials alleging torture by US armed forces in Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq. The US government strongly protested and warned that the complaint could affect US-German relationships. The...
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US First Shields its Torturers and War Criminals From Prosecution, Now Officially Honors Them
As Vice President, Dick Cheney was a prime architect of the worldwide torture regime implemented by the U.S. government (which extended far beyond waterboarding ), as well as the invasion and destruction of Iraq which caused the deaths of at least 500,000 people and more likely over a million . As...
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