Tag: Ray McGovern

Vietnam, 9/11, and Now Syria: Going to War on False Pretexts?

NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the 12th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks approaches, 12 former CIA, FBI, NSA, and US military officials -- including Time Magazine's 2002 person of the year, Colleen...

Are Americans in Line for Gitmo?

By Ray McGovern Consortiumnews.com Exclusive: Though the 9/11 attacks occurred more than a decade ago, Congress continues to exploit them to pass evermore draconian laws on "terrorism," with the Senate now empowering...

Did Tenet Hide Key 9/11 Info?

ConsortiumNews.com Exclusive: With few exceptions -- like some salacious rumor about the Kennedy family -- the mainstream U.S. news media has little interest in historical stories. Such was the case when an ex-White House...

From the US Boat to Gaza: A July Fourth Shame on the Founders

by Ray McGovern Published on Saturday, July 2, 2011 by CommonDreams.org Yes, that was I standing before the U.S. Embassy in Athens on the eve of the July Fourth weekend holding the American flag in the...

Military Tribunal May Hide 9/11 Motives

By Ray McGovern April 6, 2011 Consortiumnews.com The Obama administration's decision to use a military tribunal rather than a federal criminal court to try alleged 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four others means the real motives...

Ray McGovern Bloodied at Clinton Talk

By Robert Parry February 17, 2011 http://www.consortiumnews.com/2011/021711a.html Sometimes the hypocrisy is just overwhelming. So, it probably shouldn't surprise us that Secretary of State Hillary Clinton would deliver a speech hailing the peaceful protests that changed Egypt while...