John Brennan has removed himself from consideration for a position in the Obama administration.
via Glenn Greenwald:
via the International Herald Tribune:
…His [Brennan’s] potential appointment as CIA director has raised a firestorm in liberal blogs that associate him with the Bush administration’s interrogation, detention and rendition policies….
Excuse me if I’m not convinced of our power…
Rachel Maddow and Jane Hamsher on Brennan and Gates
via Show Me Progress: