Shows featuring Allan Nairn

  • Vote for Change? Atrocity-Linked U.S. Officials Advising Democratic, GOP Presidential Frontrunners Nairnweb
    Independent journalist Allan Nairn and American Conservative correspondent Kelley Beaucar Vlahos discuss a little-addressed facet of the 2008 campaign: many of the top advisers to leading presidential candidates are ex-U.S. officials involved in atrocities around the world. [includes rush transcript]
    January 03, 2008 | Story
  • US Intelligence Tapping Phones of Indonesian Civilians Celltapweb
    Investigative journalist Allan Nairn reveals that U.S. intelligence officers in Jakarta are secretly tapping the cell phones and reading the SMS text messages of Indonesian civilians. Some of the Americans involved in the spy operation work out of the Jakarta headquarters of Detachment 88, a US-trained and -funded paramilitary unit which is part of Kopassus, the Indonesian army’s special...
    December 13, 2007 | Story
  • Former British Hostage Likens 5-Year Solitary Confinement in Lebanon To Guantanamo Bay Waite
    We speak with Terry Waite, who was held captive for almost five years by Islamic militants in Lebanon from 1987 to 1991, about the conditions and legal rights of the more than 650 prisoners held in Guantanamo Bay. [includes transcript]
    March 10, 2004 | Story