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As we know, Republicans are collectively sucking their thumbs in fetal position over the fact that alleged terrorists will be ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 623 comments on Fri Nov 13, 2009 at 06:16 PM PST with 864 Recommends
(Cross-posted from emptywheel ) I've put this detail in a series of posts, but it really deserves a full post. According to ...
by emptywheel
Comment Count 517 comments on Sat Apr 18, 2009 at 12:04 PM PDT with 570 Recommends
FOR seven years I have remained silent about the false claims magnifying the effectiveness of the so-called enhanced interrogation techniques like waterboarding. I have spoken only in ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 242 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2009 at 02:57 AM PDT with 561 Recommends
As we all know, the problem with writing your memoirs is that it might actually get published, and everything you say is out there in the broad light of day and subject to response. That's why ...
by wilder5121
Comment Count 210 comments on Tue Nov 09, 2010 at 03:54 PM PST with 478 Recommends
By Tom Parker , Policy Director for Terrorism, Counterterrorism and Human Rights at Amnesty International USA. Speaking in Grand ...
by Amnesty International USA
Comment Count 298 comments on Tue Jun 08, 2010 at 12:53 PM PDT with 418 Recommends
I was talking to Frank Mankiewicz recently (he was the press secretary for Bobby Kennedy and campaign manager for George McGovern) and I asked him what's the difference between the right-wing in ...
by Cenk Uygur
Comment Count 186 comments on Tue Nov 17, 2009 at 01:40 PM PST with 371 Recommends
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed was waterboarded 183 times . We practiced sleep deprivation on him for 11 straight days. I don't know ...
by Cenk Uygur
Comment Count 236 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2009 at 10:31 AM PDT with 245 Recommends
Cross-posted at [Never In Our Names http://www.neverinournames.com/frontPage.do] Or is there no sin or crime or horror which merits the word? Has it been proved that there is probable ...
by buhdydharma
Comment Count 378 comments on Tue Dec 05, 2006 at 04:19 PM PST with 244 Recommends
According to the AP, "Self-proclaimed Sept. 11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four other Guantanamo Bay detainees will be sent to New York to face trial in a civilian federal court."
by HRCDemographic4Obama
Comment Count 327 comments on Fri Nov 13, 2009 at 03:34 AM PST with 234 Recommends
by L C Johnson
Comment Count 706 comments on Thu Aug 10, 2006 at 07:04 AM PDT with 233 Recommends
by SuperBowlXX
Comment Count 222 comments on Tue Dec 08, 2009 at 10:23 AM PST with 188 Recommends
BY BILL MOYERS & MICHAEL WINSHIP If you've seen the movie Zero Dark Thirty , you know why it has triggered a new debate over our government's use of torture after 9/11. The movie's up for an Oscar ...
by Bill Moyers
Comment Count 347 comments on Fri Feb 01, 2013 at 03:02 PM PST with 138 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
Four months ago Ali Soufan, the FBI interrogator who extracted reams of actionable intelligence from Abu Zubaydah using rapport-based techniques before the CIA took over and commenced torturing him, ...
by Asp
Comment Count 44 comments on Sun Sep 06, 2009 at 05:42 AM PDT with 69 Recommends
ABC has some news on what was inside those blocks of redacted text in the CIA Inspector General report: The CIA and the Obama ...
by dday
Comment Count 59 comments on Tue Aug 25, 2009 at 05:58 PM PDT with 65 Recommends
Marcy Wheeler, as usual,
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 68 comments on Wed May 04, 2011 at 08:00 AM PDT with 62 Recommends
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by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 86 comments on Mon May 02, 2011 at 03:20 PM PDT with 59 Recommends
You could see this one coming a mile off. Here's Dick Cheney on Fox News: "I would assume the enhanced interrogation program we put in place produced some of the results that led to bin Laden's ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 84 comments on Mon May 02, 2011 at 01:20 PM PDT with 52 Recommends
Raw Story's Larisa Alexandrovna has identified a disturbing problem with Khalid Shiekh Mohammed's confession. Apparently, one of ...
by pontificator
Comment Count 133 comments on Thu Mar 15, 2007 at 07:25 PM PDT with 52 Recommends
Last week, the Washington Post reported that the audio and video feeds at the Guantanamo trial of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed (KSM) mysteriously went out as the defense was presenting a motion , to the ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 39 comments on Wed Feb 13, 2013 at 05:58 AM PST with 51 Recommends