Who Killed Anna Politkovskaya? – Steve LeVine

by matttbastard

Author Steve LeVine discusses the 2006 murder of acclaimed Russian investigative journalist Anna Politkovskaya, arguing that her death, and the failure to find her killer, are indicative of Russia under the leadership of Vladimir Putin.

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“Prisoner 345” Freed From Guantanamo After Being Held For Over 6 Years

by matttbastard

Well it’s about goddamn time.

Flashback: More from Columbia Journalism Review on the shameful ordeal of journalist Sami al-Hajj, the man formerly known as Prisoner 345.

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