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  •  The important thing to recognize is that part (3+ / 0-)
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    of SERE is torture, even though the trainee can opt out or stop it at any time.  SERE has a certain fall-out rate due to torture-induced PTSD, and psychologists involved in the program recognize that.  The notion that "we don't torture our own soldiers" is nonsense.  It's just torture with an escape clause, which is a critical difference.

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