Author and documentary filmmaker who spent three years living and traveling with security contractors and mercenaries while researching the book Licensed to Kill: Hired Guns in the War on Terror; president of IraqSlogger.com
Yesterday, President Bush said Iraq was returning to " normalcy ," but today he conceded the situation is "dangerous and fragile."
Mar. 28, 2008from To the Point
Congressional investigators say Blackwater fired first in almost two-hundred shootouts , often failed to help injured civilians, and that many killings were covered up by state…
Oct. 2, 2007from Which Way, L.A.?
Blackwater USA —with more than a billion dollars in federal contracts—was on the carpet today on Capitol Hill.
Oct. 2, 2007from To the Point
More than 500 people were arrested in downtown Los Angeles Friday night as demonstrations protesting police violence — including the recent killing of George Floyd — shifted into…
May. 30from News Stories
It’s time to talk about immunity again.
May. 27from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
May. 15from Left, Right & Center
Four top health officials testified in front of the U.S.
May. 13from KCRW Features
Banking expert Nomi Prins explains why Congress’ stimulus bill has been a boon for Wall Street and not the small businesses that need it most.
May. 15from Scheer Intelligence
Ken White hosts this episode of All The President’s Lawyers.
Jun. 3from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
In this episode of The Legal Eagle Files, KCRW host and journalist Madeleine Brand and law professor Jessica Levinson discuss some big legal issues related to President Trump’s use of…
Jun. 2from The Legal Eagle Files
A note from Evan Kleiman: After 11 full weeks of being told to stay home, the killing of George Floyd stirred Los Angeles to come outside in great numbers to walk in solidarity.
Jun. 5from Good Food
Party Conventions nominated presidents since 1831. Will Covid-19 put an end to balloons, bunting and long-winded speeches? Will it also put an end to privacy?
May. 21from To the Point