After 14 years without charge or trial, America’s most tortured prisoner Abu Zubaydeh makes the case for release from Guantanamo…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Abu Zubaydeh Finally Gets Hearing at Gitmo!
Katrina déjà vu—golfing Obama appears tone deaf to victims of Lousiana flood, as critics replay his slams of Bush….. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Obama Earns Scorn on Vacation
In unexpected moment of humility, Trump expresses vague regrets, Manafort quits, while Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte scarfs some humble pie… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Confessional Friday—Trump and Lochte Express Regrets
Justice Dept. will end contracts with private prisons, as $1 billion sweetheart deal with CCA to imprison immigrants is exposed…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Beltway Disconnect: US Will End Use of Corporate-owned Prisons for Americans, But Not Immigrants
Stunning, embarrassing disclosure rocks NSA, as its hacking tools are offered in auction by “Shadow Brokers”; is cyberwar looming?... Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Hackers Stole Cyberweapons From NSA
After merger plan with Humana was rejected by Justice Dept., Aetna threatens to end most Obamacare coverage, looks like extortion…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Healthcare Giant Holds Obamacare Hostage
Trump’s self-inflicted wounds have caused real damage, but Clinton’s self-inflicted wounds, and a dose of fear could change it all…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Trump is Down, But Don’t Celebrate Yet
13 states sue over Obama’s “unconstitutional” transgender bathroom policy and Women’s Liberation Front calls it “outrageous assault on women’s privacy”… Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Do We Really Need to Fight About Bathroom Access?
Anticipating full re-scheduling of marijuana under Drug Enforcement Act, this feeble move to end war on some weeds is disappointing….. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Obama Makes Minor Change to Permit More Cannabis Research
Trump makes alarming innuendo about “second amendment people” as Julian Assange hints DNC staffer Seth Rich may have been murdered….. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Hints About Murder From Trump and Assange