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Abu Ghraib

Rupert Everett: British Soldiers Are Whiny Wimps

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Outspoken British actor Rupert Everett, 49, has given a new interview in England, where he calls UK troops "wimps," among other things. The "My Best ...

New York Times Lends Legitimacy To Pentagon Policy on Iraq Inmate Abuse

Tom Hayden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Tom Hayden

Rubin's rosy picture is contradicted by the same unnamed advocates who point out that there are "underlying legal problems with the detentions themselves and the lack of legal rights afforded to detainees."

The Smoking Gun

Errol Morris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Errol Morris

There are smoking guns for our prisoner abuse everywhere but people pretend they don't exist. How many torture memos does an administration have to promulgate before the public gets the idea they are promulgating torture?

Abu Ghraib Photographer: Excerpts From Her Interviews

New Yorker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

This week in the magazine, Philip Gourevitch and Errol Morris write about Sabrina Harman, a U.S. Army specialist who took photographs at Abu Ghraib an...

From the Berlinale: Standard Operating Procedure

Karin Badt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Karin Badt

Just saw Errol Morris' Abu Ghraib documentary and it blew me away: the focussed concentration on the soldiers narrating those infamous pictures, each soldier framed alone on a wide-screen, calm and expressive.

Graphic New Abu Ghraib Photos Released (NSFW)

Wired | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

VIEWER DISCRETION IS ADVISED. As an expert witness in the defense of an Abu Ghraib guard who was court-martialed, psychologist Philip Zimbardo had acc...

Only Army Officer Charged In Abu Ghraib Scandal Is Cleared

Washington Post | Josh White | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The only Army officer charged with a crime as a result of the abuses at the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq has been cleared of all criminal responsibility ...

Charges Cleared For Only Officer Tried Over Abu Ghraib Abuses

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After a week-long court martial in August, Lieutenant Colonel Steven Jordan, 51, who oversaw the Abu Ghraib interrogations centre from September to De...

Rumsfeld Hit With Torture Complaint While Visiting Paris

New York Times | DOREEN CARVAJAL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Several human rights organizations based in the United States and Europe have filed a complaint in a Paris court accusing the former defense secretary...