Torture

Why Did The CIA Destroy The Interrogation Tapes?

by Daniel Russ on June 24, 2015

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David Pescovitz From BoingBoing Writes:     “I was told, if those videotapes had ever been seen, the reaction around the world would not have been survivable,” Jane Mayer, investigative journalist for The New Yorker, says on the new FRONTLINE documentary Secrets, Politics and Torture. Save Related Posts:Forget Iraq. We Should Have Gone After North […]

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Forget Iraq. We Should Have Gone After North Korea.

by Daniel Russ on April 14, 2014

While the media was bemoaning everyone’s discovery that our old friend Saddam Hussein was torturing people, we chose to ignore the horrific torture that goes on in North Korea. People are put in the worst possible conditions to suffer endlessly. I cannot write commentary to these drawings. Only let them speak for themselves.     […]

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The Wheels Of Justice Are Turning.

June 7, 2012

  Hosni Mubarak just received a life sentence. Here is a man who spent three decades lining his pockets with the money his people made and ultimately is paying a price for horribly repressing dissent with lethal violence.   Interestingly the new President of Serbia Tomislav Nikolic has stated that the 8000 Muslim men and […]

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Torture Has Consequences.

February 8, 2011

GENEVA, Feb 5 (Reuters) – Former U.S. President George W. Bush has cancelled a visit to Switzerland, where he was to address a Jewish charity gala, due to the risk of legal action against him for alleged torture, rights groups said on Saturday. Bush was to be the keynote speaker at Keren Hayesod’s annual dinner […]

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Yes, When You Torture, It Is Devastating

April 16, 2010

“Contradicting his cover story that tapes depicting brutal interrogations of terror suspects were destroyed without his knowledge, new documents show former CIA director Porter Goss personally approved—and even joked about—eliminating the evidence in 2005. Obtained by the ACLU, one document said that Goss “agreed” to the decision and an internal e-mail said that he “laughed […]

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The Holocaust That is Going On Right Now.

February 7, 2010

I have taken this entire article from the Sunday New York Times and pasted it here because it is too important to miss. Actually, it is not an article. It is an opinion piece as important as anything the so called US “media” reports on. This is bigger than balloon boy or Tiger Woods or John Edwards sex tape. Of course you won’t find it on CNN or on Fox or on anything else for that matter. Because we don’t have a working press anymore. We have an infotainment industry that uses weapons of mass distraction to keep Americans equally uninformed and titliated.

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CIA Torture Fetishist Changes His Story.

January 27, 2010

“In 2007, a former CIA operative named John Kiriakou told ABC that waterboarding cracked al Qaeda militant Abu Zubayadh, saying “From that day on, he answered every question. The threat information he provided disrupted a number of attacks, maybe dozens of attacks.” Now, in a new book, Kiriakou says he wasn’t actually there for the […]

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