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Torture Zero Dark Thirty

Seeing Torture for What It Is

Rev. Richard L. Killmer | Posted 04.01.2013 | Politics
Rev. Richard L. Killmer

Torture was not a part of the interrogation plan for every detainee, and torture most certainly did not provide the critical intelligence leading to finding bin Laden.

Why I Won't Be Watching 'Zero Dark Thirty'

Yasmin Hussein | Posted 03.13.2013 | Religion
Yasmin Hussein

As someone who is very "visibly Muslim" I feel unsafe and quite honestly, extremely uncomfortable watching a film that makes me feel like I am guilty of something that I am not.

'Zero Dark Thirty' Tortures The Truth About Torture

Morris Davis | Posted 03.13.2013 | Religion
Morris Davis

Evil exacts a cost. The use of torture harms not only the victims, but it also changes those who inflict it. As a society, if we come to accept torture, we will have lost something important.

Ex-GITMO Detainees SLAM 'Zero Dark Thirty'

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 03.12.2013 | Entertainment

LONDON — Two former Guantanamo detainees on Thursday condemned "Zero Dark Thirty," a film about the hunt for Osama bin Laden whose brutal interr...

Learning to Love Torture, Zero Dark Thirty-Style

Karen J. Greenberg | Posted 03.12.2013 | Politics
Karen J. Greenberg

11 years to the day after the Bush administration opened its notorious prison at Guantanamo Bay, Zero Dark Thirty opens nationwide. The filmmakers and distributors are evidently ignorant of the significance of the date -- a perfect indication of the carelessness and thoughtlessness of the film.

The Importance of Zero Dark Thirty

Bruce Hoffman | Posted 03.09.2013 | Entertainment
Bruce Hoffman

Zero Dark Thirty is destined to become a classic much the same as The Battle of Algiers. That these films respectively focus attention on controversial and unsavory aspects of history, raising difficult and troubling questions, is precisely their strength.