White House Authorized Torture

Why did the tortue occur? Because Bush and Rumsfield ordered it – stating: The United States recognizes that the Geneva Conventions outlawing prisoner abuse apply to the war in Iraq. But it has said al Qaeda “terrorism” suspects do not qualify as prisoners of war under the terms of the treaty. Newsweek on Sunday disclosed […]

Does Torture Work?

We are hearing a lot of doublespeak about whether or not torture works. The media has trotted out many “experts” that claim that torture doesn’t work. Millitary people who denounce the turtore as the Abu Ghraib prison keep saying – torture doesn’t work. On the other hand they are making the opposite argument that “torture […]