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Aclu Accountability for Torture

100 Groups From Around the World to UN: Demand Accountability for CIA Torture

Jamil Dakwar | Posted 06.25.2015 | Politics
Jamil Dakwar

Wednesday, the largest-ever group of civil society organizations from scores of countries urged the UN Human Rights Council to call out the United States for failing to provide justice for both the perpetrators and the victims of the CIA's abhorrent torture program.

Time to Reckon with Torture

Azadeh Shahshahani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Azadeh Shahshahani

This past February, I was at a hearing in the Georgia House Defense & Veterans Affairs Committee to testify against a measure that would have had the ...

Release of the "Holy Grail" of Torture Reports Delayed Again

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Worthington

Today was supposed to be the day that the Justice Department -- after two delays -- released an unclassified version of the CIA Inspector General's 2004 Report into the interrogations of "high-value detainees."