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Jeb Bush Says He Wouldn't Rule Out The Use Of Torture If Elected In 2016

Jeb Bush Says He Wouldn't Rule Out The Use Of Torture If Elected In 2016
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Saudi Arabia Sentences Tourist To 1000 Lashes And Eight Years In Prison For Criticizing Government

Saudi Arabia Sentences Tourist To 1000 Lashes And Eight Years In Prison For Criticizing Government
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United Nations Report Lists North Korea Among World's Worst Human Rights Abusers

The U.S. State Department said Thursday that last year, North Korea’s prison camps, torture, public executions, interrogation of children and other mistreatme...

Iran Jails Cartoon Drawer For 12 Years Just Days After Holding Cartoon Drawing Contest

Don't let Iran's art takeovers or cartoon drawing contests fool you: Its still a fanatically religious country where oppression and human rights abuses are the ...

Court Rules Americans Do Not Have Right To Know CIA Torture Details

In a shocking blow to democracy a federal judge has ruled the CIA can keep secret nearly 7,000 pages of a Senate report on its interrogation methods, as well as...

Why The CIA Destroyed Torture Tapes: It Would Have Meant End Of The Agency

When graphic photos of American soldiers abusing detainees at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq came to light in 2004, they sparked international outrage. The reaction ...

Blockbuster Film Zero Dark Thirty Contained CIA Propaganda To Justify Torture Program

Blockbuster hit Zero Dark Thirty, a film about the hunt for Osama bin Laden, contained CIA propaganda to portray the agency’s controversial “enhanced interr...

Chicago Admits To Torturing Prisoners Yet Still Runs Illegal Black Site Jails

Chicago announced it will pay a total of up to $5.5 million to dozens of people tortured by the city's police in the 70s and 80s in addition to other reparation...

Psychologists Met In Secret To Help Bush Justify Torture Program

Disturbing revelations about just how far our government will go to justify their actions to the public have emerged today. A watchdog analysis released on Thu...