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In America, It's Always Torture Approval Month

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 08.17.2014 | Politics
Tom Engelhardt

I'll bet you didn't know that June is "torture awareness month." In this country, however, as a recent Amnesty International survey indicated, Americans are essentially living in Torture Unawareness Month, or perhaps even Torture Approval Month -- not just in June 2014 but every month of the year.

Watch: Can We Ever Stop Torture?

Posted 10.20.2012 | Politics

President Obama closed the CIA's 'Black Sites' - secret prisons located abroad, where terror suspects were subjected to interrogation techniques that ...

2004 CIA Inspector General Torture Report's Release Delayed Again

The Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It was supposed to be a magical day: the day when, in response to an agreement reached in a lawsuit brought by the American Civil Liberties Union, the...