Jan 17 2014
Jason Leopold is an investigative reporter for Al Jazeera English covering Guantanamo, counter terrorism, national security, human rights, open government, and civil liberties issues. He has been called a “FOIA Terrorist” by Federal employees for his aggressive use of the Freedom of Information Act, which included suing the FBI and Department of Defense and forcing those agencies to change their policies. He’s the author of the memoir, News Junkie, and the e-book From Hopeful Immigrant to FBI Information: The Inside Story of the Other Any Zubaydah.
On January 17, 2014, Uprising host Sonali Kolhatkar spoke with Jason Leopold about the recently released Khalid Sheikh Mohammad ‘Manifesto,’ and his analysis of Abu Zubaydah’s personal diaries.
Watch a video of the interview here: