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Dick Cheney Waterboarding

Dick Cheney's Misleading Torture Spin | Posted 12.16.2014 | Politics

The following post first appeared on Summary Former Vice President Dick Cheney offered a spirited defense of CIA interrog...

Senator Thinks Cheney Should Try Waterboarding 'If He Doesn't Think That Was Torture'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 04.07.2014 | Politics

Sen. Angus King (I-Maine) said Sunday that former Vice President Dick Cheney should give waterboarding a try himself if he doesn't believe the interro...

Dick Cheney's Visit To Toronto Stirs Call For War Crimes Arrest

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 10.30.2013 | Politics

An international volunteer organization urged Canadian authorities to arrest former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney on war crimes charges when he visi...

What Would You Ask Dick Cheney?

The Huffington Post | Mandy Jenkins | Posted 10.29.2011 | Politics

Former Vice President Dick Cheney is making the rounds in the media this week to promote his new memoir, In My Time, which hits bookstores Tuesday. ...

Dick Cheney On Controversial Practice Used Under Bush: 'No Regrets'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.25.2011 | Politics

(AP/The Huffington Post) WASHINGTON -- Former Vice President Dick Cheney says he has "no regrets" about the harsh interrogation policies the Bush admi...

Dick Cheney Had Secret Resignation Letter Locked In A Safe

Posted 10.24.2011 | Politics

In his new memoir, "In My Time," former Vice-President Dick Cheney reveals that he had a secret, signed letter of resignation locked in a safe at all ...

Dick Cheney Passes the Keys to the Dungeon to Daughter Liz

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matthew Filipowicz

If Liz chooses to follow in her dad's footsteps, she will have some pretty big and pretty evil shoes to fill. That's why it's important for Dick to ease her in. Keep her from being too evil, too soon.

New GOP Meme: "Ends Justify The Means" When It Comes to Torture

Mark Nickolas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Nickolas

In America, the ends never justify the means when it comes to violating the law and constitutional rights. Those are our values. Or so I thought.

Official: Cheney Hasn't Requested Release Of Torture Intel

The Plum Line | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

This is getting downright Kafkaesque: I just reached a spokesperson for former Veep Dick Cheney, and she categorically refused to explain what Cheney ...

Basic Algebra: What Will the Verdict Be?

John Cusack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Cusack

Try them, and let a jury decide. We know ours is not a nation of cowards. What will our leaders do?

Lieberman Jokes About Cheney And Waterboarding At Black-Tie Dinner

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

At last night's black-tie dinner at Washington's Alfalfa Club, Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT) couldn't resist cracking a joke about torture. Politico's Mik...

Cheney Taunts Bush, Pardon Me or Else

David Latt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Latt

With his ABC interview, Dick Cheney put a smoking gun on the table. He admitted that he, along with other top administration officials, personally approved the CIA's waterboarding of prisoners.

Cheney Admits Central Role In Torture For First Time

LA Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Vice President Dick Cheney said Monday that he was directly involved in approving severe interrogation methods used by the CIA, and that the prison at...