Jake Johnson, staff writer
As lawmakers and former intelligence officials defend Trump's CIA pick, civil libertarians argue she "should be in jail."
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Jeremy Scahill speaking Wednesday on Democracy Now!
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Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The official portrait of CIA deputy director Gina Haspel, a woman some in her own agency called "Bloody Gina."
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Because no one has yet been held accountable for U.S. torture practices widely deemed "sadistic and terrifying," two open-government and FOIA activists are suing the CIA for its continued secrecy about its alleged secret surveillance of Senate lawmakers secretly investigating secret Bush-era torture. Welcome to the most transparent - and Kafkaesque - administration in history.