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Half-Baked Justice

Have you ever employed enhanced interrogation techniques…on weed?

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Torture protest fatigue? I know Dick Cheney needs help, but I am sick of this

Tom Ricks questions the justification of torture by American officials.

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The Torture Report Is Only the First Step

Next must come investigation, punishment, and binding law to make sure that America never loses sight of its morals again.

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CIA Chief: Brutal Interrogations Could Come Back

John Brennan admitted that waterboarding detainees and threatening them with power drills was “abhorrent,” but refused to say it was torture -- or to promise it wouldn't happen again.

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Those Who Forgot the Past Were Bound to Repeat it

The CIA used torture during the Cold War. It didn't work then and it hasn't worked now.

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U.S. intelligence community poses threat to American way of life, report finds

Two large but shadowy organizations headquartered near Washington, D.C. have undermined key aspects of the American way of life over the last 13 years, according ...

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Zero Dark Dishonesty

The CIA says torture helped find Osama bin Laden, but the Senate says it made the search even harder.

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Coming Clean, With Bloodstained Hands

Why the release of the damning, horrific Senate torture report could be a bright spot for American democracy.

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The Palestinians Decide to Roll the Dice at the United Nations

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