This Is How The US Government Convinces A Newspaper To Kill A Story

This Is How The US Government Convinces A Newspaper To Kill A Story

Source: Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, by Mike Krieger

Under President George W. Bush, the White House urged reporters to withhold accounts about many of the most contentious aspects in the war on terrorism: the existence of a secret prison in Thailand, the Central Intelligence Agency’s interrogation and detention program, warrantless wiretapping and government monitoring of financial transactions.

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