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Ariel Edwards-Levy

Americans Are Less Comfortable Than Dick Cheney With The CIA's Wrongful Detentions

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.19.2014 | Politics

Most Americans agree with former Vice President Dick Cheney's sentiments on the CIA's post-9/11 detention program: "Bad guys who got out and released"...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

Americans Are Divided On Use Of Torture, But Fewer Support Some Of The Harshest Tactics

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.12.2014 | Politics

Americans are more likely than not to say torture is sometimes justified, but are less likely to support some of the specific tactics used against det...

Emily Swanson

Most Americans Think Government May Be Justified In Torturing To Fight Terror

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 04.09.2014 | Politics

Most Americans think the government is sometimes justified in using torture to combat terrorism, a new HuffPost/YouGov poll shows. But Americans are m...

Matt Sledge

The CIA Torture Debate Is Only Beginning

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 04.01.2014 | Politics

The Senate Intelligence Committee is set to vote Thursday on whether to publicly reveal the conclusions of a report on the Bush-era CIA interrogation ...

Emily Swanson

Torture Can Be Justified, Americans Say

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 12.14.2012 | Politics

On the heels of a Senate Intelligence Committee report rebuking the CIA for the use of torture in the fight against terrorism, and in the wake of a ne...

Sam Stein

Gallup To Release Poll On Bush Investigations

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The political establishment will soon have a better sense of where the public stands on investigating the Bush administration for the possible torture...