Osama bin Laden

New Senate Report Finds That Torture Was Not Key In Finding Bin Laden
A new Senate report concludes what many of us knew from the beginning: Torture doesn't work and played no role in finding Bin Laden. Read more...
Will John Boehner Succeed Where Osama Bin Laden Failed?
With the United States now on the brink of a sovereign default, House Speaker John Boehner and his radical Republican extremists may succeed where Osama Bin Laden did not in destroying the U.S. economy. Read more...
Fox News Analyst Jim Pinkerton Suggests Al Jazeera Supports 'Killing Americans And So On'
Fox News analyst Jim Pinkerton <A href="http://thinkprogress.org/media/2013/08/19/2490591/fox-news-analyst-most-arabs-support-bin-ladens-efforts-to-kill-americans/">suggested on Monday</a> that Al Jazeera's new American television network might have an editorial policy that was supportive of "killing Americans and so on" because he said that was what most Arabs wanted. Read more...
Fox Panel Uses Embassy Closings To Attack Obama For Appeasing Terrorists
The talking heads over at Fox never pass up an opportunity to attack President Obama as somehow being soft on terrorism and the news of the embassy closings throughout the Middle East was no exception. Read more...
Syria’s Jihadi Migration Emerges As Top Terror Threat In Europe, Beyond
European security chiefs see the flow of extremists to and from Syria as their top terrorist threat. Read more...

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The man who was vice president during the Sept. 11 attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people in 2001 says that last year's attack in Benghazi was "one of the worst incidences, frankly, that I can recall in my career." Read more...
U.S. prosecutors confirmed on Thursday night that Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law has been indicted and has been taken to New York to be arraigned on Friday. Read more...
(h/t Scarce) It's hard to wrap my head around how this story fits in with the swirling rhetoric of 'supporting the troops' and 'brave heroes who got the world's worst terrorist' and the steadfast refusal to consider defense cuts lest we cause Read more...
You've probably heard there's some controversy about Obama's nominating John Brennan as head of the CIA, but you may not be clear why. While we know he's a big booster of drone strikes and torture, we don't know the rest of his history. Over at Read more...
Joe Scarborough is back at it again, apologizing for torture and telling lies about whether it works. Every time I think this show can't get much worse, I turn it on like I did this morning and realize I'm wrong. This had to be one of the more Read more...