Michael Parenti: Dirty Truths

The JFK Assassination: Defending the Gangster State

Many people are in denial about the power, positive and negative, that our government has over our country, and some are completely unaware. For decades we have seen events impact our country causing devastation and chaos, but fingers never point to the people who are supposed to handle these things. Officers from CIA, DIA, FBI, […]

David Swanson

Mark Udall and the Unspeakable

This past November author and activist David Swanson wrote a piece on the Let’s Try Democracy blog discussing the effort to urge Senator Mark Udall to make public the report on CIA torture practices. He also discusses the “unspeakables” which underlie the reluctance of senators—and presidents—to challenge the CIA. In this article (republished below in […]

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Dear Mr. King

Over 50 years ago Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stood on podiums to bless communities with hope, he sat on buses to communicate the value in colored lives and led peaceful marches to show our nation it was time for change. Throughout the civil rights movement this man’s voice, power and strength propelled the creation […]

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Making the connection between false political ads and shadowy government.

  “American Politicians Are a Bigger Threat to Democracy Than ISIS,” By Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Time Magazine, Nov. 2, 2014 “… Our election days should be an international advertisement for the glorious success of democracy. The aromatic sizzle that sells the hearty steak. The action-packed trailer that lures you to the blockbuster movie. But in reality it’s more […]

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Take that, Warren Commission!

At this time which marks the 51st anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination, let’s reflect on some of the things he said. The following are either direct quotes, or are quotes reportedly said by reputable sources that were there when he said them. They are all quotes from the play Project Unspeakable. The annotated […]

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A Word From Monique Desir, Outreach Associate for Project Unspeakable.

RFK’s dream is still alive and more important than ever On a day like today, we may be remembering many things; first dates, cherished holidays or enriching, comical mishaps. People come into this world and unless we hold them dear to us, we tend to forget or overlook the impact they had –and might have […]

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A Message from Marlene Buchanan, Project Unspeakable Outreach Associate

Hello, I’m Marlene.  Upon reading this quote from “The New Human Revolution” in my monthly Living Buddhism magazine, I immediately felt that it was some wonderful workings of the universe that led me to Project Unspeakable. My involvement in this excellent and timely project means I am no longer sitting idly by while great lies and even greater […]

Author Greg Palast

Jim Crow’s Return

“There is a database housed in Arkansas with your name in it … that is, if you live in one of the 28 states participating in the Interstate Voter Registration Crosscheck Program. It’s one of the growing components of an aggressive drive across the U.S. by Republicans to stop many Americans from voting. Investigative journalist […]

Filmmaker Laura Poitras

“Citizenfour” — Inside story of NSA leak

“At this stage I can offer nothing more than my word. I am a senior government employee in the intelligence community. I hope you understand that contacting you is extremely high risk … This will not be a waste of your time.”  This was the first anonymous email that filmmaker Laura Poitras received from Edward […]

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The Power Behind Journalist James Risen’s Story

  In case anyone needs more evidence of the power of US intelligence forces to censor the free press in order to cover up its covert activities, check out the story of James Risen as told on Fresh Air, on October 14, 2014.  Risen won the Pulitzer Prize for Journalism in 2006.  As a veteran […]