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On the heels of our last show with Narco News’ Bill Conroy about revelations that came to light through a Wikileaks document dump,  Bill has released another piece detailing alleged collusion between the U.S. & Mexican Governments and Mexican drug cartels. This week, Mike and Mark talk with Bill about the latest story, and do […]

If you’ve been listening to the EWRS for any length of time, you know how we’ve been riding the “Fast and Furious” case. Katherine Eban has penned an investigative piece for Fortune magazine – “The truth about the Fast and Furious scandal” that for some, seems to turn the whole story on it’s head. Or […]

Since 1996, we’ve been doing this for nothing.  We couldn’t have done it without WBAI. Tonight, we feature some of our favorite guests and topics from over the past year.  While you may only listen to our show via the web – the show itself would not be possible were it not for WBAI-FM – […]

Almost four decades after Daniel Ellsberg leaked the Pentagon Papers – another whistleblower has stepped forward and now is facing similar retaliation. Army Intelligence Specialist Bradley Manning is alleged to have turned over a large volume of classified material about the Iraq and Afghanistan wars to Wikileaks.org, including the recently posted U.S. military video showing […]

A targeted assassination on the Texas border… Corruption in a New Mexico drug task force… How safe IS the Canadian border… and the U.S. Military has Special Ops Boots on the Ground in Mexico… All border stories, plus an amusing piece from Slate. This is a jam-packed show with Bill Conroy of Narco News, covering […]

The House of Death 12, Plagiarism, and the Rick Horn Case. The House of Death is the story of how an informant for Homeland Security, working “undercover” under the direct control of a Bush appointed United States Attorney, participated in a macabre house of horrors in which more than a dozen people were tortured to […]

“Sometimes, the truth is right in front of us, even if it comes in the form of a seemingly misspoken sentence. During the political storm that erupted in early 2006 over the Bush administration’s plans to turn over port security to a United Arab Emirates-based company, the president was quoted on Fox News saying the […]

The Most Important Whistleblower in American History. When I first wrote DEEP COVER, I was called by government insiders “DEA’s Daniel Ellsberg.” At the time I was upset and confused, mainly due to the negative image in which mainstream media had cast this heroic man. I now wear that title as a badge of honor, […]

Dr. Jeffrey Fudin In 1999, Terry Everett, R-Alabama, chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations told a congressional panel that “there is without question a good-old-boy network within the VA” that tolerates “favoritism, cronyism, harassment, and reprisal.” He indicated that retaliation against VA whistleblowers was common and goes unpunished. Although the […]

The Blonde who dropped the bombshell…. Katharine Gun, called “the blonde who dropped the bombshell on Tony Blair” by the British press, was jailed under the Official Secrets act when she outed a top secret USA/UK plan to coerce the United Nations vote in favor of invading Iraq by bugging the communications of individual members […]