Why Does the FBI Have to Manufacture its Own Plots if Terrorism and ISIS Are Such Grave Threats?

Glenn Greenwald | 27 Feb 2015 The FBI and major media outlets yesterday trumpeted the agency’s latest counterterrorism triumph: the arrest of three Brooklyn men, ages 19 to 30, on charges of conspiring to travel to Syria to fight for ISIS (photo of joint FBI/NYPD press conference, above). As my colleague Murtaza Hussain ably documents, “it appears that none of the…

White House To Target ‘Out of Control’ Sharyl Attkisson For Fast and Furious Coverage

by Katie Pavlich | Town Hall.com | November 21, 2014 White House Deputy Press Secretary Email: “Good. Her [Attkisson] piece was really bad for the AG” A Department of Justice document dump to government watchdog Judicial Watch, made public yesterday, shows former DOJ Spokeswoman and Holder Flack Tracy Schmaler talking to the White House about “out of…