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ProPublica. The ‘Italian Job’ and Other Highlights From U.S.’s Rendition Program With Egypt. Abu Zaabal prison, 25 kms north of Cairo, after a mass breakout during the nationwide protest.
(AFP/Getty Images file photo) Among the many aspects of the U.S. -Egypt relationship, few have been as controversial as the CIA’s extraordinary rendition program, where the agency frequently handed over suspected terrorists to foreign governments with histories of torture and illegal detention. According to Human Rights Watch, Egypt welcomed more CIA detainees than any other country from the 1990s through 2005. And while renditions happen only with the assurance that a foreign partner will not torture the prisoner, as one CIA officer once told Congress, the assurances “weren’t worth a bucket of warm spit.”
American Thinker. World-news. Slate Magazine. Truthdig: Drilling Beneath the Headlines. The Agonist | thoughtful, global, timely. A daily TV/radio news program, hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, airing on over 900 stations, pioneering the largest community media collaboration in the United States. The Open Press - Free Press Release News Wire. Democratic Underground. Old-Thinker News. Pajamas Media. Unknown News | Helen & Harry's cranky weblog of news and opinion | The New Media Journal | Research, Analysis, Headlines & News.
MaximsNewsNetwork, News Network for the United Nations and the International Community. Digital Journal: A Global Digital Media Network. The Earth Times Online Newspaper, Serving the Planet with Breaking News. Breaking News and Opinion on The Huffington Post. BreakForNews.com - The Next Level. News. AxisofLogic - Activism News and Comments. Home. PBS: Public Broadcasting Service. Home. The Nation. Free Internet Press :: Uncensored News For Real People. Global Voices · Citizen media stories from around the world. The Independent | News | UK and Worldwide News | Newspaper. IPS Inter Press Service. NowPublic.com | The News is NowPublic. Alternate News Sources. Mainstream media miss many stories.
A good journalist has to look beyond the standard sources and political views to find the unexpected, the critical, the controversial. See also: Alternative News Sources. AdbustersMonthly magazine devoted to the critique of consumerism and corporate media.
Allegiant, The Seeking to question the establishment, encouraging dissidents and public intellectuals - with the purpose of eroding the influence of dogmatism, superstition and bigotry in the world. Alternative Electronic Information Network AEINAEIN utilizes shortwave radio, official news agencies, first-hand reporting and other methods to provide a range of news reports and analysis. AlterNetNews magazine and online community that creates original journalism and amplifies dozens of other alternative media sources. Antiwar.comAntiwar news, viewpoints, and activities. Axis of LogicNews and commentary which are often ignored or whitewashed by the mainstream media. The Real News Network. New America Media.