All Articles on Dick Cheney

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CIA Lawyer: Stopping Torture 'Would Have Been Easy,' But I Approved It Anyway
John Rizzo describes how he decided not to put halt to torture; Calls Bush "stand-up guy" for his role
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Liz Cheney Quits
The neoconservative firebrand will still fight for "freedom" and "liberty" but her insurgent and controversial campaign has ended
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Scott Walker Intimidated by Big Money
Scott Walker’s new book seeks to portray the governor of Wisconsin as an “unintimidated” political warrior, ever at the ready to advance the conservative cause. That, like Walker’s suggestion that his austerity agenda has been successful, is a fantasy grounded in his ambition rather than reality...
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Dick Cheney, One-Man Zombie Apocalypse
The former VP has returned from the shadows – weirdly, to court the Tea Party for daughter Liz's Senate run. Happy Halloween!
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Lawyers Urge Canada to Arrest Cheney, World Wishes Them Well
Several international lawyers' groups have written a lengthy, scathing letter urging Toronto police to arrest Dick Cheney "as a person suspected on reasonable grounds of authorizing, counseling, aiding, abetting and failing to prevent torture” when the Great Dick visits the 2013 Toronto Global...
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Dick Cheney’s Heartless Hypocrisy
Former Vice President Dick Cheney, out promoting his new book Heart about how his life was saved by very expensive heart-transplant surgery, is simultaneously praising the Tea Party, which is hard at work trying to prevent less fortunate Americans from getting anything close to the government-...
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Ha Ha! Waterboarding! War Crimes! Shooting People in the Face! Hell Yeah! Fellow Sociopaths Have A Merry Old Time Roasting Dick Cheney, the Sociopathiest of Them All
Donald Rumsfeld, Scooter Libby, Joe Lieberman, Rupert Murdoch and a bunch of other right-wing creeps gathered at NYC's ritzy Plaza Hotel Monday night to roast Dick Cheney and make tasteless jokes - even some participants winced - about waterboarding, torture and other crimes against humanity...
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Radioactive Water Streaming Out of Pennsylvania Fracking Waste Site
Report reveals 'surprising magnitude of radioactivity' in local water sources from fracking waste
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Bradley Manning Headed To Prison, While Those Who Authorized Torture Go Free
FORT MEADE, Md. -- Bradley Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison on Wednesday for releasing 700,000 documents about the United States' worldwide diplomacy and wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Manning was a 25-year-old Army private first class at the time of his arrest. He saw himself as an...
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A Case That Challenges Government Immunity
Court cases are often cures for insomnia, but every so often a lawsuit is an eye-opening journey through the looking glass. One of those is suddenly upon us - and we should be thankful because it finally provides an unfiltered look at our government. You may not know about this case, but you should...
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