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If you are looking for a sledgehammer to crush Cheney's conceit that "torture worked," here's the story and the memo that sucks the air out of any apologist's arguments for torture. Forever and ...
by 8ackgr0und N015e
Comment Count 136 comments on Wed Dec 10, 2014 at 05:14 AM PST with 223 Recommends
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 49 comments on Tue Nov 01, 2011 at 06:05 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
by David Nir
Comment Count 93 comments on Thu Jul 28, 2011 at 05:00 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 67 comments on Sat May 14, 2011 at 08:25 AM PDT with 141 Recommends
Here's former military interrogator Matthew Alexander on Democracy Now:
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 52 comments on Fri May 06, 2011 at 07:00 AM PDT with 79 Recommends
The first time I taught a one-hour class at the US Military Academy at West Point, a 20-year-old student made it very clear that while he might be studying ethics, law and morality in school, it was ...
by David Danzig
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Mar 22, 2011 at 01:14 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 181 comments on Fri Jun 04, 2010 at 06:47 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
In a letter to the New York Times published on Saturday, Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) recommends ...
by Daphne Eviatar Human Rights 1st
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Feb 01, 2010 at 03:13 PM PST with 10 Recommends
Americans can now boast that they no longer “torture” detainees, but they cannot say that detainees are not abused, or even that their treatment meets the minimum standards ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Jan 21, 2010 at 03:24 AM PST with 28 Recommends
We've heard a whole lot of blather over the last few weeks about how the Fruit-of-the-Boom Attacker should've been dragged by Air Marshals off a U.S. Airplane in Detriot straight to Gitmo , do ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Jan 11, 2010 at 03:05 PM PST with 24 Recommends
Have you heard of Ishmael? He is the bogeyman of Washington Post columnist Richard Cohen. In his ...
by David Danzig
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Sep 01, 2009 at 02:45 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
More and more former interrogators and counterinsurgency experts are using Dick Cheney's recent ubiquity to expose his iniquity regarding the torture and abuse of detainees. Earlier this week,
by ZP Heller
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri May 29, 2009 at 03:12 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
Let's debunk Dick Cheney's pernicious lies about torture once and for all. Let's look past the mainstream media frenzy over the personal feud between Obama and Cheney, past ...
by ZP Heller
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue May 26, 2009 at 02:39 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
According to Ali Soufan, an FBI interrogator, waterboarding and other "enhanced interrogation" procedures actually caused a key Al Qaeda operative to clam up, not provide actionable intelligence as ...
by David Danzig
Comment Count 31 comments on Wed May 13, 2009 at 12:38 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
You can argue whether or not the Cheney Clan are a bunch of lying, cowardly, hypocrites who betray their nation when it's convenient. You can argue whether or not the Bush Clan are a bunch of ...
by henry porter
Comment Count 224 comments on Tue May 12, 2009 at 04:31 PM PDT with 580 Recommends
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon May 11, 2009 at 10:56 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
With Bush FBI Director Robert Mueller confirming that we heard him right, that he didn't "believe" ...
by Ralph Lopez
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Apr 24, 2009 at 12:39 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 170 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2009 at 06:33 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 160 comments on Fri Apr 17, 2009 at 06:43 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Obama on 60 ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon Mar 23, 2009 at 12:16 PM PDT with 26 Recommends