Terry Graybill

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Are We Writing Off Obama Too Soon?

The Reagan experience … a possible comeback model.<p>With two years to go, Barack Obama is widely seen as a failed president, responsible for his party’s losses in the mid-term Congressional elections. He still faces strong headwinds on both domestic policy and foreign affairs. The notion that the …

Torture report’s hidden fiasco: How Mark Udall revealed a little-noticed smoking gun

<b>Mark Udall (AP/Brennan Linsley)</b><p>Buried in the “Panetta Review” is proof that the CIA repeatedly lied to the top levels of government. Here’s why<p>Heather Digby Parton<p>December 11, 2014 1:30pm (UTC)<p>After Sen. Mark Udall lost his seat last November a number of Americans, including yours truly, tried to …

The 'Graywashing' of CIA Torture

The brutal interrogation program was far less defensible than its moderate critics seem to realize.<p>As the Senate report on CIA interrogations courses through the national media this week, the once-popular notion that the Bush administration never <i>really</i> tortured anyone, or engaged only in …

Russell Brand under fire for sexism and bullying in chaotic Question Time debate

The comedian and actor was involved in clashes with communities minister Penny Mordaunt, Ukip leader Nigel Farage and audience members<p>Comedian Russell Brand came under fire for sexist behaviour and bullying fellow panellists during a chaotic edition of the BBC's Question Time programme.<p>As …

The Apex of CIA Hypocrisy

Former CIA Director Michael Hayden, a proponent of drone strikes and indefinite detention, complains that he and his colleagues were "never given the chance to mount a defense" of torture.<p>Former CIA Director Michael Hayden was fielding questions about the Senate torture report during a BBC …

The NFL's domestic violence issue isn't leaving prime time soon

James Brown did his best to save his network’s big night.<p>As <i>For The Win</i>‘s Chris Chase pointed out Thursday evening, the veteran host was in the untenable position of balancing the excitement of the inaugural <i>Thursday Night Football</i> broadcast on CBS with the gravity of the ongoing fallout from the Ray …