Posts Tagged: torture
The Obama administration has one last shot at reforming the code of ethics for health care professionals working with the military.
When the CIA wants to keep something from its operatives, it simply lies to them. Those lies make their way to Congress, and eventually into history.
The former secretary of state, whose "mentorship" Hillary Clinton boasted during the last Democratic debate, isn't just a poor choice of foreign policy adviser. He's a bona fide war criminal.
In its failure to prosecute bona fide war criminals, the Obama administration has left the door open for all manner of rights abusers to succeed it.
Syrian military photographer Caesar, who documented the dead bodies, exhibited a moral courage beyond the ken of most of us.
Under Obama, whistleblowers face a total of 751 months behind bars — compared to 24 months for all other whistleblowers combined since the American Revolution.
Call it blowback: How one Salvadoran union organizer survived torture by U.S.-backed security forces and took his activism north of the border.
They can call it anything they want, but the CIA tortured its prisoners. And that's a crime against humanity.
The stress of torture degrades memory and the functioning of the mind.
I served two years in prison for exposing the CIA's torture program. Why are the men responsible for it walking free?