Posts Tagged: torture
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?
Torture whistleblower John Kiriakou bids farewell to incarceration and moves on with his life.
Someday in the distant future, I hope you’ll read this letter and smile indulgently at my worst fears.
From Guantanamo to Iran and food stamps to women’s rights, Senator Tom Cotton is a dangerous dude.