Alleged Ku Klux Klan meeting at Central Intelligence Agency’s headquarters.

In the mid-'80s, stories started circulating around Washington about an investigation into an alleged Ku Klux Klan meeting at Central Intelligence Agency's headquarters in Langley. While the Agency insisted that the whole thing was a "tasteless joke" that had gotten out of hand, the public was left with no choice but to take their word …

CIA torture at Guantanamo Bay : NPR

The ruling, which could apply to several prisoners held at the U.S. military prison at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, suggests the court agrees the prisoners are owed something for having been tortured. Source: Guantanamo Judge Rules Tortured Prisoner Could Get Reduced Sentence : NPR

Weekend: DC military-police state

With White House effectively a fortress, some see Trump’s strength — but others see weakness -The security perimeter around the White House keeps expanding. Tall black fencing is going up seemingly by the hour. Armed guards and sharpshooters and combat troops are omnipresent.