Medical ethics has a long and honorable history that U.S. officials and medical professionals must uphold for the doctors and nurses in Bahrain.
What will we say when other governments follow our example by providing immunity from prosecution to torturers?
A poem about the theater of cruelty that was Abu Ghraib.
The Obama administration promised to reverse the Bush-era policies on terrorism. But the president has spent most of his time reversing himself.
Members of the Bush administration are still trying to justify “enhanced interrogation.”
For Washington, WikiLeaks’ real crime is public humiliation.
If the law is discarded in the fight against terror, terrorists can rack up a win.
WikiLeaks reveals that Guantanamo detainee Abu Zubaydah is mentally ill and was rejected by al Qaeda.
It’s time President Obama stopped protecting our war criminals.
Drone strikes “tidier” than torture.
Two years later, President Obama hasn’t kept his promise to shut the Guantanamo prison.
WikiLeaks XXIII: Torture Cables Undermine India’s Efforts to Inhabit Higher Ethical Ground Than China
India’s liberal bona fides aren’t as impeccable as India would like the world to believe.
Too unreal to justify torture, but not the movie it was meant to be.
The government’s case was based largely on Omar Khadr’s own self-incriminating statements, even though he made them after being tortured.
He also pleads guilty for Hurricane Katrina, Haiti’s earthquake, and Mt. Pinatubo’s eruption.