Posts Tagged: torture
Medical ethics has a long and honorable history that U.S. officials and medical professionals must uphold for the doctors and nurses in Bahrain.
What will we say when other governments follow our example by providing immunity from prosecution to torturers?
A poem about the theater of cruelty that was Abu Ghraib.
The Obama administration promised to reverse the Bush-era policies on terrorism. But the president has spent most of his time reversing himself.
Members of the Bush administration are still trying to justify "enhanced interrogation."
WikiLeaks reveals that Guantanamo detainee Abu Zubaydah is mentally ill and was rejected by al Qaeda.
Drone strikes "tidier" than torture.
India's liberal bona fides aren't as impeccable as India would like the world to believe.
Too unreal to justify torture, but not the movie it was meant to be.
During the Bush years, the CIA lost its sense of smell. On the torture issue, its lawyers no longer could tell what was fishy and what was not.