“CIA ‘dungeon’ in Afghanistan sparks ACLU lawsuit”

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is suing the government over CIA documents pertaining to a secret agency “black site” in Afghanistan. The civil rights group hopes to obtain more information on a visit to the facility by Federal Bureau of Prison officials.

Lee Fang: Dark Money & Lobbyists Serving as Superdelegates Could Decide the 2016 Race

 

The influence of dark money in the presidential elections with Lee Fang, investigative journalist at The Intercept focusing on the intersection of money and politics. He has revealed that several of the Democrats’ superdelegates now work as lobbyists for banks, oil companies, foreign governments and payday lenders, among other special interests. In a close race, these superdelegates could determine the party’s nominee.