Posts Tagged: torture
Human Rights Watch continues to face charges from activists, including Nobel Laureates, who say the group is too close to Washington to criticize U.S. foreign policy.
Meet five women who are bearing the burden of conflict in Syria and persevering in spite of it.
In a twisted new world, the all-American heroes wield the pliers and waterboards.
Violence against civilians is endemic in Indian Kashmir, where activists are fighting back against a culture of official impunity.
Why isn't the American Psychological Association pursuing ethics charges against psychologist John Leso for abuses he helped carry out at the Guantánamo prison?
How well has Barack Obama lived up to his own standards on civil liberties?
Syrian President Assad can’t be happy about the images and documents of systematic torture and killing smuggled out on the eve of peace talks.
As Ramadan begins, leaders throughout the world are calling for the Obama administration to reassess its stance on force-feeding the hunger-striking detainees at Guantanamo Bay.
Would you recognize a torturer if you saw one?
New revelations about the U.S. torture regime require new responses.