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The BBC is publishing a brief glimpse into the conditions of confinement and personality breakdown techniques currently used in our ...
by Garrett
Comment Count 35 comments on Thu Apr 15, 2010 at 02:20 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
You have to give props to John McCain and Joe Lieberman, there fear knows no bounds. They have introduced a piece of legislation, that has the potential to be the next precursor to changing America ...
by TrahmalG
Comment Count 33 comments on Fri Mar 19, 2010 at 02:04 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
A Senate Judiciary Committee hearing yesterday revealed that the Justice Department's internal probe of John Yoo and Jay Bybee was hampered by some missing emails from Yoo. Now Patrick ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Feb 27, 2010 at 09:05 AM PST with 21 Recommends
Vice President Joe Biden hit the nail on the head when he said Dick Cheney cannot change history and that his recent rhetoric is misinforming Americans. The former Vice President's hypocrisy was ...
by Gabor Rona
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Feb 19, 2010 at 01:48 PM PST with 2 Recommends
Our soldiers in general perform admirably and faithfully, and we shouldn't let isolated examples of wrongdoing undermine our confidence in or support of the military as a whole. That said, there ...
by thefourthbranch
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Jan 24, 2010 at 09:21 PM PST with 6 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
Michael Isikoff and Daniel Klaidman have scooped the press with a Newsweek article ...
by Valtin
Comment Count 358 comments on Sun Jan 31, 2010 at 03:58 PM PST with 396 Recommends
An army of political pundits is crying foul over the transfer of Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab to the federal criminal court ...
by David Danzig
Comment Count 40 comments on Wed Jan 06, 2010 at 03:36 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Stephen Soldz has published a devastating critique of the work of the FBI and Criminal Investigative Task Force (CITF) on the controversial interrogation of Guantanamo prisoner 063, the supposed "...
by Valtin
Comment Count 59 comments on Sun Dec 13, 2009 at 12:59 PM PST with 210 Recommends
Back in May 2007, while researching the activities of the American Psychological Association (APA) in support of the U.S. government's interrogation program, I came across evidence that the APA had ...
by Valtin
Comment Count 30 comments on Mon Nov 23, 2009 at 08:13 PM PST with 40 Recommends
As someone who has conducted evaluations of torture victims, the “evaluation” of high-value detainee Abu ...
by Valtin
Comment Count 26 comments on Wed Sep 02, 2009 at 09:02 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
What have we come to as a nation, when this is even a discussion? Cheney and his daughter have been making the usual stops on their "torture-apology tour." My question is: why do they still have ANY ...
by Dr Rhymes
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Sep 01, 2009 at 02:19 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
After reading the recent release from the CIA regarding interrogation, I feel the need to have some specific reactions in the context of a statement that President Bush made in observance of "United ...
by fzm
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Aug 27, 2009 at 12:47 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Watching Countdown right now, listening to the discussion of the CIA inspector general's report, knowing all I already do, I am still sickened by it all. I am sickened by the continued ...
by wolverinethad
Comment Count 41 comments on Tue Aug 25, 2009 at 05:35 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
According to Wapo it will be made up of experts from several intelligence and law enforcement agencies and housed at the FBI, the group will be overseen by the National Security Council, which means ...
by indepenocrat
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Aug 24, 2009 at 03:55 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Adapted from the initial posting at The Public Record , incorporating a ...
by Valtin
Comment Count 115 comments on Sun Jul 26, 2009 at 07:58 PM PDT with 206 Recommends
Originally posted at Firedoglake The great novelist ...
by Valtin
Comment Count 41 comments on Wed Jul 22, 2009 at 09:57 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
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by thincabout it
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Jun 24, 2009 at 06:53 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
My first diary was a personal statement on torture , which got a kind response from a ...
by Aranfell
Comment Count 20 comments on Sat Jun 06, 2009 at 04:50 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Dick Cheney gave a speech last Thursday in which he assured us that “enhanced interrogation techniques” (i.e.: torture) ...
by Civil Writes Activist
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat May 23, 2009 at 11:30 AM PDT with 0 Recommends