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Under the iceberg in the age of Trump. Why we need investigative reporting more than ever

Under the iceberg in the age of Trump. Why we need investigative reporting more than ever

By Peter Lance December 15th, 2017  The Huffington Post Back in the Eighties I started out as a correspondent for ABC News covering the dark side of the Reagan presidency for 20/20,…

CNN: Robert DeNiro compares Trump to “a gangster” and calls his presidency “a crisis.”

CNN: Robert DeNiro compares Trump to “a gangster” and calls his presidency “a crisis.”

By Peter Lance September 29th, 2019. investigatingtrump.com While most of the coverage of Robert DeNiro’s appearance this morning on CNN’s “Reliable Sources” focused on his use of “the F-bomb,” in the course of a…

Timeline: the road to 9/11 – from Sadat’s murder to KSM indictment

Timeline: the road to 9/11 – from Sadat’s murder to KSM indictment

The Huffington Post.  The death of “The Blind Sheikh,” Omar abdel Rahman and his life as a flashpoint for terror underscore George Santayana’s dictum that “Those who cannot remember the…

Greg Scarpa Jr. A Mafia wiseguy uncovers a treasure trove of al Qaeda intel

Greg Scarpa Jr. A Mafia wiseguy uncovers a treasure trove of al Qaeda intel

LINK TO some of the key Scarpa Jr. FBI 302s. By Peter Lance.  The 9/11 Commission Report, published in July 2004 and later nominated for a National Book Award, concluded…

HuffPost: DOJ report on MISSBURN case leaves out key detail: I.D. of the Mafia killer who broke the case for Hoover’s FBI

HuffPost: DOJ report on MISSBURN case leaves out key detail: I.D. of the Mafia killer who broke the case for Hoover’s FBI

By Peter Lance June 27th, 2016. HuffingtonPost The NYT reported  June 20th that a U.S. Justice Dept. inquiry into the notorious 1964 murders of civil rights workers, Goodman, Schwerner & Chaney, has ended…

The law review article that created The Right to Privacy and an entire new body of media law

The law review article that created The Right to Privacy and an entire new body of media law

By Peter Lance January 5th 2017. Two years after I graduated from law school, Fordham University Press published a volume of essays entitled “Privacy: A Vanishing Value.” Edited by the…

HuffPost: Chemical gas, Tomahawk missiles and a 180 turn in Trump’s position on Syria. Was there a “Wag The Dog” scenario behind last week’s attack?

HuffPost: Chemical gas, Tomahawk missiles and a 180 turn in Trump’s position on Syria. Was there a “Wag The Dog” scenario behind last week’s attack?

 By Peter Lance April 10th, 2017 investigatingtrump.com The HuffPost Few who have observed President Trump’s visceral reaction to news footage in his regular Twitter storms, could doubt that part of his motivation in sending…

The Second Michael Flynn Scandal, The Greek Philosopher Zeno And Staying Frosty During The Chaos Presidency of Donald J. Trump

The Second Michael Flynn Scandal, The Greek Philosopher Zeno And Staying Frosty During The Chaos Presidency of Donald J. Trump

By Peter Lance March 11th, 2017. The Huffington Post.  The culpability of Donald Trump who hired de-frocked Lt. Gen Michael Flynn as our National Security Advisor, goes far beyond Sen. Howard…

Iran-Contra Flashback: How The Oliver North Defense could impact the FBI’s investigation into Team Trump and The Kremlin

Iran-Contra Flashback: How The Oliver North Defense could impact the FBI’s investigation into Team Trump and The Kremlin

By Peter Lance investigating trump.com The Huffington Post April 1st, 2017. Regarding ex-National Security Advisor Michael Flynn’s recent request for immunity, there’s a lesson to be learned from a short-lived…

Another Gorsuch in Washington. Can The Sins of The Mother Tell Us Anything About The Son and How He’ll Perform If He’s Confirmed?

Another Gorsuch in Washington. Can The Sins of The Mother Tell Us Anything About The Son and How He’ll Perform If He’s Confirmed?

By Peter Lance February 2nd 2017.  Huffington Post. It’s virtually impossible to watch an interview with Jeffrey Lord, one of CNN’s principal “Trump Whisperers,” when he doesn’t invoke the name of…

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