Category Archives: Tom Ridge

Abdulmutallib Is Already Talking

So I’m reading about the electronic backtrail of Mr. Abdulmutallab, who attempted to blow up an airplane with a bomb stuffed in his underwear, and found this at the very end: Still, some of Farouk1986′s writings offer a hopeful tone. … Continue reading

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Tom Ridge Under Fire

Just yesterday, explosive new allegations from Bush Homeland Security Director Tom Ridge confirmed what many had suspected: that Bush used terror alarms to frighten Americans into voting for him. Predictably, two Bush staffers rebutted Ridge today: “We went over backwards … Continue reading

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Tom Ridge States the Obvious

In case you haven’t heard yet, Tom Ridge has owned up to what we all suspected: that the Bush White House used “terror alert levels” for purely political purposes. Ridge was never invited to sit in on National Security Council … Continue reading

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