President Barack Obama speaks at the United Auto Workers conference in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Despite campaign promises, Obama indicts twice as many whistleblowers

(MintPress) – John Kiriakou went to journalists with the identities of Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) officers and their use of questionable interrogation techniques, including waterboarding – a simulated drowning technique that is illegal under international law. A former CIA officer himself, Kiriakou exposed the usage of the torture against al-Qaeda logistics chief, Abu Zubaydah. He also […]