Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author, Gary Webb, Who Exposed the CIA Drug Trafficking Scheme Shoots Himself in the Head – Twice? So Says the Dirty Coroner!

Gary Webb, the Pulitzer prize-winning author who exposed the CIA’s involvement in the drug trade and subsequently committed “suicide” after apparently shooting himself in the head – twice. He had complained of recent break-ins by government agents as well as death threats, and was working on a new story about the CIA and drug trafficking. Coroner […]

‘Into the Buzzsaw: Leading Journalists Expose the Myth of a Free Press’, an Award-Winning Collection of Essays is Released by Freelance Journalist Kristina Borjesson

Borjesson succinctly explains the journalist’s predicament: “The buzzsaw is what can rip through you when you try to investigate or expose anything this country’s large institutions be they corporate or government want kept under wraps. The system fights back with official lies, disinformation, and stonewalling. Your phone starts acting funny. Strange people call you at […]

Gary Webb Begins His Dark Alliance Series: How CIA-led Nicaraguan Rebels Brought Cocaine to Poor L.A. neighborhoods & Started the Crack Epidemic

What’s truly tragic and ironic in this whole affair is that the main allegations in Webb’s contra reporting had been confirmed in 1998 by a CIA report authored by the agency’s inspector general, Frederick Hitz. Reagan’s aid was illegal since Congress had banned it. The Reagan administration responded to the congressional ban by setting up […]