national security state

The Empire Files: NYT’s James Risen on Fighting Censorship & War

July 7, 2016

Having just ended a seven-year legal battle, where he bravely faced jail time to protect his inside sources, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist James Risen joins Abby Martin to talk about his case and the stories he wrote that were such a threat to the US war machine and its national security state. Watch more on teleSUR

Reality Asserts Itself - Gareth Porter

March 17, 2014
Mr. Porter tells Paul Jay about his new book “Manufactured Crisis: The Untold Story of the Iran Nuclear Scare”

Wilkerson: Nominated FBI Director Is Model of Revolving Door

July 10, 2013

James Comey will likely be confirmed as the new FBI Director, and his career working for Lockheed Martin and a hedge fund is just another example of the American status quo

Former Gov’t Officials Say Foreign Policy Making US Less Safe

June 23, 2013

Fred Branfman: Excesses of Executive Branch Eroding Democratic Institutions

Arms Manufacturers Influence GCC and US Foreign Policy

April 15, 2013

Larry Wilkerson: Six big arms monopolies profit from tension and war; promote a strategic vision that favors their short term commercial interest