More than half a century after the CIA's most infamous failure collapsed on an obscure Cuban beach, The Appeals Court for the District of Columbia has ruled that one volume of a five-part "opus" penned in 1973 can remain under wraps indefinitely, under a provision of federal Freedom of Information law that allows the government to withhold "deliberative" documents. Tom Blanton, director of the National Security Archive, a D.C.-based non-profit that fought for the documents,
over the national security bureaucracy:
The Obama administration
even though Obama has promised so much "transparency" that
. In fact the Obama administration has been one of the most secretive in history,
Data, you want? Well, Obama has "
" Well, at least he's
for drone assassinations of American citizens.