Torture


Oops! CIA ‘Accidentally’ Destroyed Its Only Copy of Senate Torture Report

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute May 16, 2016   Oops! CIA ‘Accidentally’ Destroyed Its Only Copy of Senate Torture Report     The CIA was once so interested in the Senate Intelligence Committee’s report on CIA torture that it secretly spied on the US Senate to see what they were coming up with. These days…well, not […]

Oops! CIA 'Accidentally' Destroyed Its Only Copy of Senate Torture Report

Human Experimentation Rampant in the United States

Human Experimentation Rampant in the United States

By Janet Phelan New Eastern Outlook March 28, 2016   Human Experimentation Rampant in the United States   In an article in the New Republic in December, 1998, former UNSCOM leader Scott Ritter decried Iraq’s chemical and biological weapons experiments on human subjects. Wrote Ritter, “We had received credible intelligence that 95 political prisoners had been transferred […]


Lawrence Wilkerson: Sen. Richard Burr is ’Ultimate Protector’ of CIA Torture Criminals

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute March 4, 2016   Lawrence Wilkerson: Sen. Richard Burr is ’Ultimate Protector’ of CIA Torture Criminals     Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-NC) is “the ultimate protector” of United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) torture criminals, writes College of William & Marry Professor Lawrence Wilkerson in a […]

Lawrence Wilkerson: Sen. Richard Burr is ’Ultimate Protector’ of CIA Torture Criminals

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Same Judge who Covered Up CIA Torture Dismisses Suit Against NSA Surveillance

By Andrew Emett Free Thought Project October 27, 2015   Same Judge who Covered Up CIA Torture Dismisses Suit Against NSA Surveillance     Responsible for helping cover up the CIA’s torture program, the same judge dismissed a lawsuit on Friday filed by the ACLU, Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, Wikipedia, and other organizations accusing the […]


The Rise Of The Inhumanes

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org September 4, 2015   The Rise Of The Inhumanes   America’s descent into totalitarian violence is accelerating. Like the Bush regime, the Obama regime has a penchant for rewarding Justice (sic) Department officials who trample all over the US Constitution. Last year America’s First Black President nominated […]

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In Chicago, Calls Grow for Investigation Into Homan Square ‘Gestapo Tactics’ 1

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams March 19, 2015   In Chicago, Calls Grow for Investigation Into Homan Square ‘Gestapo Tactics’ DOJ must bring policing in line with human rights standards, officials and activists say     Cook County commissioner Richard Boykin and U.S. Representative Danny Davis on Wednesday stepped up their demand for the federal […]


U.S. torture debate underscores shifting view on personal liberties

By Neil Macdonald Last Updated: Dec 18, 2014 6:05 AM ET CBC News   U.S. torture debate underscores shifting view on personal liberties Torture, police excesses, ‘felony creep,’ all part of a trend     In America, you get a fair shake, or you’re supposed to. Here, you’re governed by law, not the whim of […]

Lawyer Anuj Gupta holds a sign while participating in a "die-In" with fellow lawyers, law students, legal staff and victims of police brutality at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse in Los Angeles, in mid-December. (Reuters)

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American Inquisition

By Eric Margolis LewRockwell.com   American Inquisition   Torture is a crime under both American and international law. The Bush administration repeatedly broke the law from 2002 to 2006 by unleashing a wave of torture, kidnapping, and murder, all under the banner of its faux “war on terror.” “Terror” is a wonderfully useful propaganda term developed by […]


Do They Really Oppose Torture?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute   Do They Really Oppose Torture?   The Senate Intelligence Committee released its long-awaited report on CIA torture of detainees and the reaction has been strong. While some still maintain that torture is justified, the emerging details of the program have left most of the country disgusted and ashamed. […]

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Former U.S. president George W. Bush said emphatically in a 2006 speech that the United States 'does not torture,' and that he had not authorized it nor would he. (Lucy Nicholson/Reuters)

CIA torture report: 8 times U.S. officials defended CIA interrogations

By Trinh Theresa Do, CBC News Last Updated: Dec 10, 2014 3:56 PM ET CBC News   CIA torture report: 8 times U.S. officials defended CIA interrogations   Even amid a firestorm, former CIA directors are defending interrogations   Even before the U.S. Senate intelligence committee released the explosive CIA torture report on Tuesday, Bush […]


‘A Litany of Federal Crimes’ – Judge Napolitano on the CIA Torture Report

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute   ‘A Litany of Federal Crimes’ – Judge Napolitano on the CIA Torture Report   “The most compelling, detailed documented report of government intentional infliction of pain on non-combatants ever produced in American history since the time of the Civil War.” That is how RPI Advisory Board Member Judge […]

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Ron Paul on CIA Targeting Congress

  Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By Adam Dick Ron Paul on CIA Targeting Congress   RPI Chairman and Founder Ron Paul, speaking on the Fox Business show The Independents Wednesday night, addresses the Central Intelligence Agency’s spying on the Senate Intelligence Committee — seemingly to cover up torture revelations against the agency. Paul notes the irony that […]


Tennessee Jailers Torture Restrained Inmate

  Tennessee Jailers Torture Restrained Inmate     Published by NextNewsNetwork RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Tennessee — A newly released video shows detention deputies at Tennessee’s Rutherford County Jail pepper-spraying a detained individual while he was locked into a restraint chair. The victim, who had been detained on a charge of “resisting,” put up no visible struggle. […]

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