If Bush really was ignorant of the CIA's actions, then all bets are off.
Report finds medical professionals helped design, enable and participated in torture.
Activist Andrés Thomas Conteris will be force-fed in front of the White House today to draw attention to the force-feedings happening daily to prisoners in Guantánamo Bay.
Look how far we have slid down the slippery slope of human rights abuse.
David Clennon and others denounced the film’s “despicable message.”
The neocons and Cheneyites are just biding their time, waiting for their opportunity to abuse power once more.
“What about Iraq? What about what’s going on in the Middle East? What about our wars? Wars come home to roost. Who the f**k is kidding who?”
The confessed waterboarder is a marked man. If he travels abroad, other countries can—and should—nab him and try him for the crime of torture.
At his confirmation hearing, Attorney General Eric Holder said, “No one is above the law.” But that was then.
He shares a mentality with the Chilean dictator: Anything goes in the protection of the Fatherland.
By not prosecuting the torturers and those ordered torture, and by not releasing the torture photos, Obama is staining himself with the crimes of his predecessor. And that’s a crime.