iOS app Android app

Ariel Dorfman

Torture and Terror in Art History and the Healing Power of Revelation Before Zero Dark Thirty

G. Roger Denson | Posted 01.28.2014 | Arts
G. Roger Denson

2013-02-01-ScreenShot20130201at4.49.35PM.pngWhen considering torture and terror, the first question of relevance is, Do we require an experience of torture and terror first hand, either as a survivor or as a witness, to be credible on the subject?

For L.A. Schools, Stories of Modern-day Martin Luther Kings

Kerry Kennedy | Posted 03.24.2013 | Los Angeles
Kerry Kennedy

It was a remarkable tribute to two men whose stories of leadership and courage against injustice remind us, as the president said, that although freedom is a gift from God, it must be secured by his people here on earth.

Nelson Mandela Meets With Renowned Author Ariel Dorfman In South Africa

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

JOHANNESBURG — The Nelson Mandela Foundation says renowned Chilean-American author Ariel Dorfman has met with the South African icon and former ...

Does Torture Work?

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Creamer

As a country, we need to emerge from this debate having placed the argument that "torture works" outside of the boundaries of acceptable political discourse once and for all.